Evidence-based maternity care

October 12th, 2010

CIMS — Coalition for Improving Maternity Services
AIMS — Alliance for the Improvement of Maternity Services 

Effective Care - A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirthis an overview of results of the best available research about effects of specific maternity practices. The full text of the current edition (Oxford University Press, 2000) is available on this website courtesy of the authors: Murray Enkin, Marc J.N.C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering-  Dr. Sarah Buckley site provides books, ebooks and articles that can help expecting mothers make decisions on certain topics relating to birth.