Sara Wickham looks at a case study showing that heat sources can be harmful when women use epidural analgesia in labour, because of the loss of sensation
A duo of thought-provoking articles on risk
Sara Wickham shares and discusses a couple of research articles relating to the notion of risk.
Sara Wickham looks at the research relating to ‘epidural fever’, which has considerable implications for women and babies.
Sara Wickham debates the language of pain relief in labour, and asks how we can get better information out about the benefits and risks of this.