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The International Journal of Childbirth is a peer-reviewed, quarterly journal publishing original research, reviews, and case studies concerned with the practice of midwifery, women's health, prenatal care, and the birth process. The journal encourages the exploration of the complex and contextual issues surrounding childbirth provision and outcomes and invites manuscripts from a wide range of clinical, theoretical, political, methodological, psychological, public health, policy, and multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives.

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

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Volume 1, Number 4, 2011


The State of the World's Midwifery
pp. 214-215(2)
Author: Van Teijlingen, Edwin


Conference Report


Reducing Maternal Mortality in Uganda: Applying the “Three Delays” Framework
pp. 218-226(9)
Authors: Ellis, Cathryn; Schummers, Laura; Rostoker, Jean-Francois


Birthing Positions During Second Stage of Labor and Long-Term Psychological Outcomes in Low-Risk Women
pp. 242-253(12)
Authors: De Jonge, Ank; Rijnders, Marlies; Diem, Mariet Th. van; Scheepers, Peer L. H.; Lagro-Janssen, Antoine L. M.


Fear of Home Birth in Doctors and Obstetric Iatrogenesis
pp. 263-272(10)
Author: Lokugamage, Amali


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