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Papers, correspondence and drafts re booklets on episiotomy

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Folder 1: Papers, correspondence, and press coverage and publicity relating to the publication of NCT episiotomy booklets, and NCT data sheet on episiotomy, 1982. Includes articles and background research on the topic, and Sheila Kitzinger's planning correspondence relating to the study, including questionnaires for mothers, and related NCT correspondence and papers with hospitals and medical centres. Includes publications: Sheila Kitzinger, Rhiannon Walters, Some Women's Experiences of Episiotomy, 1981; Sheila Kitzinger (ed), Episiotomy: physical and emotional aspects, 1981; NCT, Episiotomy: physical and emotional aspects, revised edition, 1972; NCT information sheet on episiotomy, 1975.

Folder 2: "Episiotomy book" manuscript draft of Sheila Kitzinger, Episiotomy: physical and emotional aspects with annotations.

Folder 1 originally contained a letter containing personal data covered by the Data Protection Act; this has subsequently been removed and recatalogued as SA/NCT/E/8/11 and closed until 01/01/2072.



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