Making decisions about birth after caesarean


'Birth options after caesarean' decision aid 
A visual decision-making aid from the NHS for those giving birth after a previous caesarean section.
Site created by a mother based on her own research about the benefits and risks of a caesarean birth and maintained in collaboration with a small number of medical professionals.
National Institute for Clinical Excellence
Guidance from NICE that outlines the risks and benefits concerning caesarean section,  a useful resource for all women even if opting for a planned caesarean section.
Information on caesarean from the NHS.

Making decisions about birth after a caesarean: questions and answers
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