Water Labour Water Birth
by Annie Sprague
This complete guide to the use of water during childbirth includes detailed information on the indications, benefits and risks of water immersion during labour and birth plus practical tips and hints on using water effectively for those women who choose this option for managing their labours.
Water Labour, Water Birth summarises the the author’s research and incorporates clinical guidelines for maternity units, midwives, women and health professionals who wish to facilitate normal birth.
This comprehensive, evidence based and visually beautiful book can dispel myths, inform protocol and enable those involved in maternity care gain confidence when caring for women using water for labour and birth. The numerous birth stories and children’s comments will inspire all who read it.