Oregon home waterbirth term neonatal death at 4 days of sepsis
Questions to consider:
- Was the mother tested for GBS? Was the mother treated in labor for GBS?
- How long had the membranes been ruptured before birth?
- Was this a licensed midwife?
- What were the symptoms of the infant?
Other links re GBS:
Other links re waterbirth:
Underwater Birth: Missing the Evidence or Missing the Point (Published in the Journal Pediatrics)
Waterbirth: A Near Drowning Experience (Published in the Journal Pediatrics)