Committee Opinion No. 679 Summary: Immersion in Water During Labor and Delivery.

@article{2016CommitteeON,
  title={Committee Opinion No. 679 Summary: Immersion in Water During Labor and Delivery.},
  author={},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={128 5},
  pages={1198-1199}
}
  • Published 2016 in Obstetrics and gynecology
Immersion in water during labor or delivery has been popularized over the past several decades. The prevalence of this practice in the United States is uncertain because it has not been studied in births outside of the home and birth centers, and the data are not recorded on birth certificates. Among randomized controlled trials included in a 2009 Cochrane… CONTINUE READING