The Painful Truth About Childbirth and Modern Maternity Care
ISBN10: 0738211664 ISBN13: 9780738211664 Publisher: Perseus Book Group Published: Apr 7 2008 Pages: 316 Weight: 0.88lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 5.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
An in-depth look at the medical care legislated and received by women giving birth in the United States explores the use of drugs to induce or prevent labor, the increasing trend toward cesarean sections, and women's right to choose the place and manner of birth. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.