New Cornell study shows homebirth has 4X higher death rate than comparable risk hospital birth

The hits (to the safety of homebirth) just keep on coming. The latest study, to be presented this Friday in New Orleans at the annual meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, is titled Term neonatal deaths resulting from home births: an increasing trend. The study was performed by analyzing CDC data, in exactly the … Continue reading New Cornell study shows homebirth has 4X higher death rate than comparable risk hospital birth