Shared decision making

Interview 05 - Making decisions about birth after caesarean

Age at interview: 42

Brief outline: Advertising manager with a three and a half year old daughter. Husband is a recruitment manager. Ethnic background' White British (English).

Background: Had a very traumatic 1st birth, long labour, CS was offered only after baby went into distress. Felt excluded from decisions and treated unsympathetically. Felt pushed into VBAC with 2nd birth. Chose to go private instead and had planned CS.

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