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Coached Pushing vs. Maternal Pushing

In Pregnancy/Postpartum by pelv_admin4 Comments

Last winter a patient of mine, who we’ll call Sarah, shared her birth story with me. She was in the hospital laboring with her first child and everything was progressing as planned. Sarah started to develop strong urges to push and instinctively started to bear-down. The nurse in the room noticed what she was doing and told her to stop. …