The Royal Surrey County Hospital Maternity Guideline – Home Birth

Chamberlain G., Wraight A., Crowley P (1997) Home Births: the report of the 1994 confidential enquiry by the National Birthday Trust Fund. Parthenon Publishing Group: London/New York

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and Royal College of Midwives Joint Statement on Homebirth No. 2 April 2007.

RCM (2002) position paper 25: Home Birth. RCM: London

NICE Guideline: 190 Intrapartum Care 2014

Perinatal and maternal outcomes by planned place of birth for healthy women with low risk pregnancies: the Birthplace in England national prospective cohort study. BMJ2011;343doi:

Home birth reference sites:

National Childbirth Trust>birth

MIDIRS – Website

NICE Guidelines