Striking a new balance between natural birth and intervention, and invariably enhancing women's satisfaction with the childbirth experience, the fully updated revision of this groundbreaking work will be essential reading for obstetricians, midwives, gynecologists and the like.
Dr. PJHM Reuwer MD, PhD
Former Director of the residency program in obstetrics and gynecology and Master of the Labor and delivery Unit at St. Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, the Netherlands. Initiator of the integrated midwifery-obstetrical birth-center “Livive”
Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics at the University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Dr. HW Bruinse MD, PhD
Initiator and former Chairman of the Guideline Committee of the Dutch Society of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Former Chairman of the Dutch National Perinatal Audit Foundation.
Professor of Obstetrics and Chair of Division Woman & Baby, University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Dr. A Franx MD, PhD
Director of the specialty training program in Obstetrics & Gynecology in a collaboration of seven teaching hospitals.