Silent Knife: Cesarean Prevention and Vaginal Birth After Cesarean, Vbac

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Bergin & Garvey Publishers, 1983 - Health & Fitness - 435 pages
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"The bible of cesarean prevention." Wall Street Journal "A landmark event, which will change the course of obstetric care by giving parents the informtion they need to make the decisions that are best for their own families. Comprehensive, highly readable, sensitive . . . should be read by everyone who cares about someone." Marian Tompson Director, Alternative Birth Crisis Coalition American Academy of Medicine "Required reading for all childbirth professionals and prospective parents." Journal of Gynecological Nursing

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Review: Silent Knife: Cesarean Prevention and Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

This was a really good conversation about unnecessary cesareans and how to advocate for yourself and your baby in a subsequent pregnancy. I know that those who haven't or will never deal with c ... Read full review

Review: Silent Knife: Cesarean Prevention and Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC)

User Review  - Dawn - Goodreads

A must read for any woman who aches from the disappointment of being butchered unnecessarily to give birth, and for those first time Moms smart enough to fear unnecessary medical intervention. The ... Read full review

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About the author (1983)

NANCY WAINER COHEN co-founded C/SEC, Inc., the first and now the largest cesarean organization in the country, in 1973 and is a consultant and advisor to the Cesarean Prevention Movement. She is a leading authority on VBAC and has counseled thousands of women on the subject since 1972. Her many articles have dealt with VBAC, cesarean prevention, and positive birthing.LOIS J. ESTNER, formerly an English teacher, is a VBAC mother, La Leche League leader, and counselor on the topics of breastfeeding, childbirth, and cesarean prevention.

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