Court ordered caesarean sections are discouraging women from seeking obstetric care

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7098.1908a (Published 28 June 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1908
  1. Beverley A Lawrence Beech, Honorary chaira
  1. a Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services, Iver, Buckinghamshire SL0 9LH

    Editor—Since reports of court ordered caesarean sections have begun to appear this association has been receiving inquiries from women who are worried about having any contact with obstetricians. They become anxious if referral for an obstetric …

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