Birth centre trials are unreliable

Andrew F Pesce
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00628.x
Published online: 2 October 2006

In reply: Fahy and Tracy highlight the lack of high-level evidence about the relative safety of different models of maternity care. But in criticising the Cochrane review, it is important not to “shoot the messenger”.

  • Andrew F Pesce

  • Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW.



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