Search Resources (English): Appropriateness of care

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Causing panic: anxiety surrounding obstetrical care  
http://www.amwa-doc.org/index.cfm?objectid=37B36C5C-D567-0B25-5B672877063FD14A

Discusses the anxiety surrounding pregnancy and childbirth, and how it often results from debates between practitioners, or between patients and practitioners, about "the appropriate and necessary interventions needed in labor and childbirth."

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Published: 2004
Too many women getting hysterectomies when less invasive methods exist  
http://www.cwhn.ca/resources/afi/hysterectomy.html
Argues that women are having hysteretomies too frequently as a first line of treatment for benign uterine conditions. (See Details)
Published: 2003
C-section fight does a u-turn  
http://www.cwhn.ca/resources/kickers/cesarean.html
Examines the question of caesarian section on demand, and argues that data about the effects of unnecessary C-sections is missing and/or incomplete. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Birth centres give women another option  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1992_Healthsharing_Vol_13_No_2_Summer_Fall.pdf

This article introduces the birth centre as another option for families. Shares birth stories. Discusses the benefits of midwifery care and birth centre's for some families. 

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Published: 1992
Sex and punishment : the politics of cervical cancer  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1992_Healthsharing_Vol_13_No_2_Summer_Fall.pdf

This article maintains that the question of what causes cervical cancer has profound implication for women's health. Discusses the necessary move for medical researchers to broaden their approach to the causation of cervical cancer to take into account the complex social and environmental influences on women's lives. 



 


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Published: 1992