This page serves as a map to help you find many of Sara Wickham’s articles about birth and midwifery.

All of the articles here are republished with the permission of the original journal or publication.  Please respect that they are copyright and for personal use only: you are welcome to link to them but it is illegal to copy / paste / republish these on the web or in any other form.  If you see Sara’s previously published articles on any site other than my own or that of the original publisher, the chances are that they have been posted without permission. 


How to find articles on this website

If you’re looking for a specific article and you know part or all of the title, type or paste it into the search box. If it’s available on this site, that’s the fastest way of finding it.

If it doesn’t come up, that may be because it is now out-of-date and we have removed it from our site. Try typing a keyword or topic area into the search box instead; you may find something newer.

Or scroll down and you’ll be able to see the current most popular articles on our site and then a series of topic resource pages onto which we’ve gathered Sara’s articles and blog posts to make it easier to find what you need.


Sara’s most popular articles – 2019

Whether and how to treat Group B Strep: the continuing gulf between evidence and practice…

Screening and the consequences of knowledge (part one)

Ten things I wish every woman knew about induction of labour: the article

Pondering the post-birth tea break

Five things parents should know if they decide to decline vitamin K for their baby

Our topic resource pages

We offer a number of topic resource pages on this website, and each of them lists all of the current articles and blog posts that Sara has written on a particular topic. We are currently rebuilding this page on our site to make it easier to find resources on specific topics. Click on any of the links below to see articles and blog posts on that topic.


Post-term pregnancy and induction of labour resources

Group B Strep resources

Oxytocin-related resources

Labour progress resources

Cervical wisdom resources

A few rebozo resources…

A pot pourri of birth-related knitting resources

Placental birth resources

Resources for questioning vaginal examination

Sharing resources with families…

Fetal monitoring research resources

Vitamin K Resources

Incorporating bacteria into childbirth education

Is home birth safe?

Risk and birth

More coming soon!