WG4: Members publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces published in HERD

Several WG4 COST Actiont members have contributed to an article published in HERD: Health Environmants & Research Design Journal. ABSTRACT: This article investigates whether the physical environment in which childbirth occurs impacts the intrapartum intervention rates and how this might happen. The study explores the spatial physical characteristics that can support the design of spaces… Continue reading WG4: Members publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces published in HERD

WG4 & WG6: Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide co-publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces

COST Action’s Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide have co-published a paper called: The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces in the Health Environments Research & Design Journal. Contributors: Nicoletta Setola, Eletta Naldi, Grazia Giulia Cocina, Liv Bodil Eide, Laura Iannuzzi  and Deirdre Daly… Continue reading WG4 & WG6: Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide co-publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces

COST members publish Midwives’ contribution to normal childbirth care: Cross-sectional study in public-health settings

Several COST members have published a MidconBirth Study protocol: Midwives’ contribution to normal childbirth care: Cross-sectional study in public-health settings, the MidconBirth Study protocol ABSTRACT This paper presents the Protocol for a multicentre study that seeks to analyse the relationship between midwife care during childbirth and spontaneous vaginal birth. Each participating hospital collects outcome data… Continue reading COST members publish Midwives’ contribution to normal childbirth care: Cross-sectional study in public-health settings

CONFERENCE: Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2019 (Dublin, March 6 and 7, 2019)

Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2019 The conference organising committee on behalf of the School of Nursing and Midwifery in Trinity College Dublin take great pleasure in inviting participants from across the globe to attend the Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2019 (THEconf2019) in Dublin, Ireland on March 6 and 7,… Continue reading CONFERENCE: Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2019 (Dublin, March 6 and 7, 2019)

RESEARCH ARTICLE: Factors influencing decision-making for caesarean section in Sweden – a qualitative study

WG4s Deirdre Daly has contributed to a research article in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. Here is the abstract: Background: Rising rates of caesarean section (CS) are a concern in many countries, yet Sweden has managed to maintain low CS rates. Exploring the multifactorial and complex reasons behind the rising trend in CS has become an… Continue reading RESEARCH ARTICLE: Factors influencing decision-making for caesarean section in Sweden – a qualitative study

CONFERENCE: Improving Maternal Health – From Evidence into Action, Dublin (October 23, 2018)

‘Improving Maternal Health – From Evidence into Action’ Trinity College Dublin, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Save the date and submit an abstract (http://www.tcd.ie/mammi/) Bringing together people from all backgrounds with a shared interest in improving maternal health by translating evidence into practical improvements in how services are delivered to women in Ireland. Funding of up… Continue reading CONFERENCE: Improving Maternal Health – From Evidence into Action, Dublin (October 23, 2018)