Online Research Resources

Translating research for midwives and families

Translating Research for Families and Midwives

Online resources on recent research

Understanding Relative Risks in the Community Setting
New Waterbirth Practice Template Adds To Growing Body of Waterbirth Resources
Validating MANA Stats 4.0: The Largest Available Dataset on Physiologic Birth in the US
Integrating Data from the New Waterbirth Study into Care: An Evidence-informed Practice Framework
Waterbirth Safe For Babies, Finds New Research 
New and Sometimes Conflicting Research on Out-of-Hospital Birth 
Implementing Evidence-Informed Practice During Midwifery Care
Frequently Asked Questions: Practitioner and Practice Characteristics of Certified Professional Midwives
New Research on Planned Home VBAC 
Home Birth Research Q&A  
New Studies Confirm Safety of Home Birth With Midwives in the U.S. 

 

 

Published articles using MANAstats

Published Articles Using MANA Stats Data!

Citation: Bovbjerg, M., Cheyney, M., Brown, J., Cox, K., and Leeman, L. (2017). Perspectives on risk: Assessment of risk profiles and outcomes among women planning community birth in the United States. Birth: Issues in Perinatal Care, 44(3): 209-221. doi: 10.1111/birt.12288
Citation: Cheyney, M., Bovbjerg, M., Everson, C., Gordon, W., Hannibal, D., & Vedam, S. (2014). Outcomes of Care for 16,924 Planned Home Births in the United States: The Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project, 2004 to 2009. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 59(1): 17-27. DOI: 10.1111/jmwh.12172 
Citation: Cheyney, M., Bovbjerg, M., Everson, C., Gordon, W., Hannibal, D., & Vedam, S. (2014). Development and Validation of a National Data Registry for Midwife-Led Births: The Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project 2.0 Dataset. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 59(1): 8-16. DOI: 10.1111/jmwh.12165  
Citation: Cox, K., Bovbjerg, M., Cheyney, M., & Leeman, L. (2015). Planned Home VBAC in the United States, 2004–2009: Outcomes, Maternity Care Practices, and Implications for Shared Decision Making. Birth: Issues in Perinatal Care, 42(4): 299-308. DOI: 10.1111/birt.12188 
Citation: Bovbjerg, M., Cheyney, M., & Everson, C. (2016). Maternal and Newborn Outcomes Following Waterbirth: The Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project, 2004 to 2009 Cohort. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 61(1): 11-20. DOI: 10.1111/jmwh.12394 

 

 

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