What is fundal pressure?
How can having fundal pressure affect my pelvic floor?
What are other ways to help a baby come through the birth canal?
Is fundal pressure ever a useful procedure?
episiotomy during an assisted birth. If no episiotomy is performed, tears into the anal muscle rarely occur.
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