This resource is part of the Your Choices series and provides information about the benefits and risks of the following tests and procedures:

  • Place of birth and the impact of the birthing environment
  • Induction of labour
  • IV fluids
  • Foetal monitoring
  • Vaginal examinations
  • Monitoring maternal wellbeing
  • Pain relief
  • Augmenting labour
  • Labouring and/or birthing in water
  • Positions for labour and birth
  • Forceps/Ventouse/Caesarean section
  • Oxytocin and skin-to-skin contact
  • Waiting for the placenta
  • Cord blood banking

It is important that consumers understand the risks and benefits of each intervention and what is involved. This resources helps enable women and their whanau/family to make informed decisions.



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Dimensions: 210mm x 100mm x 1mm
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