References

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:http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d7400

Home birth reference sites:

http://www.homebirth.org.uk

http://www.birthchoiceuk.com/HomeBirth.htm

http://www.birthpoolinabox.co.uk

http://www.inamay.com

National Childbirth Trust http://www.nct.org.uk>birth

MIDIRS – Website http://www.infochoice.org

NICE Guidelines http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/index