Vaginal breech birth and midwifery practice

15:45 - 16:15

This presentation will explore current and past evidence of perinatal mortality in breech birth. It will discuss caesarean for breech in the context of clinical skills in vaginal birth, and it will present how breech birth could be led in hospital settings by midwives with the support of a multidisciplinary framework.

Anita Hedditch, Senior Midwife & Lead, Breech Team, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust