Tag: guidelines

The 2021 NICE guideline on inducing labour

Today saw the publication of the 2021 NICE guideline on inducing labour. The guideline “…concerns the circumstances, methods and monitoring for inducing labour in pregnant women.” (NICE 2021). The draft version of the guideline caused a lot of controversy when it…

Updated UK GBS guideline

Sara Wickham looks at the updated UK GBS guideline and what it means for women and their decision making during pregnancy and birth.

Defining active labour

Sara Wickham looks at defining active labour and a paper which has added to the debate about the different guidelines relating to this.