Medical Journal Publications

The Lancet
2017 Formulated data do not reflect facts (July 29)

BJM (British Journal of Midwifery)
2011 Why do some women prefer birth by caesarean? An internet survey British Journal of Midwifery 19(11):708-717 November

BJOG (International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
2015 Author’s reply re: Re: Re: Caesarean section should be available on request (September 25)
2015 Re: Caesarean section should be available on request (May 26)

BMJ (British Medical Journal)
2013 NICE says a planned caesarean section SHOULD be offered to women who request it (August 7)
2013 Refusal to follow NICE caesarean guidance is unjustified (August 7)
2103 Re: NICE says caesarean section is not available on demand unless clinically indicated (August 7)
2013 Reducing mortality is not as simple as low cesarean rate good, high cesarean rate bad (February 14)
2013 Gestational ages at which stillbirths occur and maternal or fetal risk factors observed at term (February 14)
2103 Re: Maternal and fetal risk factors for stillbirth: population based study (January 24)
2012 Flawed analysis may be used to restrict birth choices (June 1)
2012 Elective caesarean has also been shown to reduce stillbirth risk (May 13)
2012 Outcomes of elective induction of labour compared with expectant management: population based study (May 13)
2012 Concerned that flawed analysis may be used to restrict birth choices (April 30)
2012 Re: Cost effectiveness of alternative planned places of birth in woman at low risk of complications: evidence from the Birthplace in England national prospective cohort study (April 19)
2011 Midwife led care is not appropriate for all low risk women, and its cost-effectiveness is not proven (April 2)
2010 Routinely recording women’s weight would aid future analysis (October 10)
2010 ACOG wants to allow – not urge – more VBACs (August 4)
2010 Planned cesarean delivery benefit (July 22)
2010 Homebirth versus elective caesarean risks (July 4)
2008 New research finds lowest maternal mortality rate with elective cesarean delivery (July 30)
2008 Further evidence of reduced infant morbidity with cesarean delivery on maternal request at 39 weeks EGA (March 3)

Annals of Family Medicine
2013 What percentage of the Amish women in this study were overweight or obese? (November 19)