UK 'has too many hospital births', say maternity staff
Maternity services across the UK need a radical rethink, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists says.
It wants the number of hospital units cut to ensure 24-hour access to care from senior doctors and says more midwife-led units are needed for women with low-risk pregnancies.
Branwen Jeffreys reports.
14 Jul 2011
- From the section Health