Publicly funded homebirth in Australia: a review of maternal and neonatal outcomes over 6 years

Donald M Clark
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.10887
Published online: 16 December 2013

To the Editor: The recent article by Catling-Paull and colleagues1 documents the apparently very low perinatal mortality associated with state-funded homebirth, mostly among women in Western Australia.

  • Donald M Clark

  • Mercy Hospital, Perth, WA.


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