Evidence-Based Maternity Care/Evidence-Based Health Care Resources
Childbirth Connection's Resources Relating to Evidence-Based Maternity Care/Evidence-Based Health Care
Childbirth Connection provides in-depth coverage of maternity care that is consistent with results from the best available research. We give you tools to understand and seek such care. We use principles for evidence-based maternity care when developing our website content.
Evidence-Based Maternity Care: provides an overview of what we mean by "evidence-based maternity care" and why it is important
Informed Decision Making, Informed Consent or Refusal: explains what it means to make informed decisions and offers information to guide you through your decision-making process
Evidence-Based Maternity Care Directory: this and other resources in our Health Professionals area include many items that could be of interest to pregnant women
Other Resources Relating to Evidence-Based Maternity Care/Evidence-Based Health Care
Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare (CUE): CUE is a pioneering effort to improve consumers' ability to engage in and demand high quality health care. Childbirth Connection and other member organizations work in partnership with the US Cochrane Center and other scientists to strengthen the voice of consumers and provide leadership in health care research.
Making sense of research and evidence: An interactive online course: developed by the Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group, these tools are available for all health care consumers, to help improve familiarity with the Cochrane Collaboration, systematic reviews, and opportunities for consumer involvement.
Most recent page update: 11/27/2012
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