Presentation Information

Panel Discussion 2023

Tips, Tricks & Things to Think About When Labour is Prolonged

Abstract:

Prolonged labour is a common cause of birth interventions and can be a challenging situation for the birthing parent, family and care providers. This panel brings together midwives from different parts of the world to share their unique perspectives on the physiological and psychological causes of prolonged labour, interventions that may help and the possible implications for both the birthing parent and the fetus/newborn.