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Papers and correspondence relating to the NCT study, "A Survey of the Rupture of Membranes in Labour"

Date
1984-1990
Reference
SA/NCT/E/8/3
Part of
National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
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Description

Papers, drafts, correspondence and press coverage relating to the NCT study, "A Survey of the Rupture of Membranes in Labour", 1989. Includes summary of findings and a copy of the study, and drafts. Also includes dissertation, "Some Facets of Social Interactions Surrounding the Midwife's Decision to Rupture the Membranes", 1984.

The study concerned the artificial breaking of the waters (ARM, rupture of the membranes), and the impact of this on labour and birth. The study was based on 3,000 NCT questionnaires and over 700 letters returned by mothers who gave birth in 1987.

Publication/Creation

1984-1990

Physical description

1 file (in 2 parts)

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