Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Calling all Pushers!

You can now get your PushGear from Cafe Press. Let the world know that you support the Big Push for Midwives.

Monday, December 8, 2008

New research shows labor prior to primary c/s reduces risk of uterine rupture

Recently released in ACOG's Green Journal is a new study that examines the effects of labor prior to cesarean in relation to uterine rupture. The study found the following:

Labor before the primary cesarean delivery can decrease the risk of uterine rupture in a subsequent trial of labor. A history of primary cesarean delivery preceded by spontaneous labor is favorable for VBAC.

Read more here.