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The caesarean

Author: Michel Odent
Publisher: London : Free Association Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Today, in many parts of the world, at least one baby in four is born by caesarean. This is the first book that addresses all the key issues related to the procedure."--BOOK JACKET.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Odent, Michel, 1930-
Caesarean.
London : Free Association Books, ©2004
(OCoLC)690786240
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Odent
ISBN: 9781853437182 1853437182
OCLC Number: 55142595
Description: ix, 162 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. A management rescue operation --
2. One route or the other --
3. Safer and safer --
4. Breaking a vicious circle --
5. When our dreams come true --
6. Towards a super-brainy homo sapiens? --
7. Twenty-first-century criteria --
8. Long-term thinking --
9. Towards an unprecedented cultural diversity? --
10. Entering the world of microbes --
11. Entering the world of odours --
12. Nursing the caesarean born --
13. A thousand and one reasons to be offered a caesarean --
14. Once a caesarean always a caesarean? --
15. If caesarean becomes necessary for you --
16. What mothers say --
17. The perineal preoccupation --
18. Either ... or ... --
19. Antenatal scare --
20. Received ideas --
21. The future of the midwifery-obstetrics relationship --
22. Too rational to survive.
Responsibility: Michel Odent.

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How did a magnificent rescue operation become such a common way of giving birth? And how safe is it really? Why do some countries have 10 per cent of caesarian births, and some more than 50 per cent?  Read more...

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