Do midwives perform c sections?

Answer No, they don't have the medical expertise to perform c-sections. If a c-section is necessary they will direct you to a qualified physician.

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Midwives Qualifications?

Midwives assist women through pregnancy and labor by providing prenatal and post-natal care. They typically stay with a woman throughout her entire labor, coaching her and monitoring her health clo... Read More »

What was reason for midwives to rub baby with salt?

Many birth practices have existed since ancient times regarding cleansing and rubbing a newborn following birth. Soranus of Ephesus, a first century Greek physician published a text entitled "On Mi... Read More »

How much do midwives cost in the united kingdom For a 14 year old Could it be done on the NHS?

Can nurse midwives work without the supervision of a physician?

Nurse midwifery often refers to a certified nurse midwife who is a nurse with additional training in obstetrics and gynecology. The laws vary from state to state as to whether a nurse midwife must ... Read More »