Birthing Positions: Do Midwives Know Best?
Published: August 2005
This text is written by a leading international expert in the area of midwifery and covers:
The debate on birthing positions and evidence for and against different positions
A systematic review of the evidence from a historical, anthropological and scientific perspective
The results of a randomised controlled trial on women's choice of positions
Midwives' views on birthing positions and the extent to which they influence women