Midwifery Science Facts: Breech Babies

Did you know that 3-4% of the population delivers breech babies, and that 15% of those breech babies are not diagnosed until labour? WHAT.

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2 responses

  1. I was lucky enough to witness the vaginal delivery of an undiagnosed footling breech a few months ago. Something that many midwives have never witnessed and such a truly awesome experience!

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