Your birth planYYour birth planYour birth planEnglishPregnancyAdult (19+)BodyNANAPrenatal Adult (19+)NA2009-09-11T04:00:00ZNicolette Caccia, MEd, MD, FRCSC Rory Windrim, MB, MSc, FRCSC9.0000000000000060.0000000000000343.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>How to create an effective birth plan. Things to discuss with the health-care provider, such as banking your baby?s umbilical cord blood, are mentioned.</p><p>You may wish to work out a birth plan with your health-care provider some time before delivery. This is a written plan that combines your wishes for childbirth with what your health-care provider thinks is practical. It can help to minimize conflict between you and your health-care provider regarding your options for childbirth. </p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>A birth plan is a written plan that combines your wishes for childbirth with what your health-care provider thinks is practical.</li> <li>When making a birth plan, you need to consider the different types of interventions that may be offered to help labour and delivery along, such as pain relief or caesarean section.</li> <li>A birth plan is not a written legal contract and it may need to be adjusted, especially if your health or the health of your baby is at risk.</li></ul>
Votre plan d'accouchementVVotre plan d'accouchementYour birth planFrenchPregnancyAdult (19+)BodyNANAPrenatal Adult (19+)NA2009-09-11T04:00:00ZNicolette Caccia, MEd, MD, FRCSCRory Windrim, MB, MSc, FRCSC9.0000000000000060.0000000000000343.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Apprenez comment élaborer un plan d'accouchement efficace. On y indique les choses dont il faut discuter avec votre intervenant de la santé, comme la conservation du sang du cordon ombilical de votre bébé.</p><p>Il pourrait s'avérer utile d'établir un plan d'accouchement avec votre intervenant de la santé quelque temps avant l'accouchement. Il s'agit d'un plan sur papier qui combine vos souhaits pour l'accouchement et ce que l’intervenant juge pratique. Un tel plan peut réduire les conflits entre vous et votre intervenant de la santé en ce qui concerne vos options lors de l'accouchement.</p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul><li>Un plan de naissance est un plan écrit qui combine ce que vous souhaitez pour votre accouchement et ce que votre fournisseur de soins de santé juge pratique.</li> <li>Lorsque vous préparez le plan de naissance, vous devez tenir compte des différents types d’intervention que l’on pourrait vous offrir pour faciliter le travail et l’accouchement, comme le soulagement de la douleur ou une césarienne.</li> <li>Un plan de naissance n’est pas un contrat juridique et il peut être nécessaire de l’ajuster, particulièrement si votre santé ou la santé de votre bébé est à risque. </li></ul>

 

 

Your birth plan394.000000000000Your birth planYour birth planYEnglishPregnancyAdult (19+)BodyNANAPrenatal Adult (19+)NA2009-09-11T04:00:00ZNicolette Caccia, MEd, MD, FRCSC Rory Windrim, MB, MSc, FRCSC9.0000000000000060.0000000000000343.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>How to create an effective birth plan. Things to discuss with the health-care provider, such as banking your baby?s umbilical cord blood, are mentioned.</p><p>You may wish to work out a birth plan with your health-care provider some time before delivery. This is a written plan that combines your wishes for childbirth with what your health-care provider thinks is practical. It can help to minimize conflict between you and your health-care provider regarding your options for childbirth. </p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>A birth plan is a written plan that combines your wishes for childbirth with what your health-care provider thinks is practical.</li> <li>When making a birth plan, you need to consider the different types of interventions that may be offered to help labour and delivery along, such as pain relief or caesarean section.</li> <li>A birth plan is not a written legal contract and it may need to be adjusted, especially if your health or the health of your baby is at risk.</li></ul><p>There are a number of things to consider and discuss with your health-care provider when making a birth plan. These include:</p> <ul> <li>where your labour and delivery will occur: at home or at the hospital </li> <li>if you are having a hospital birth, when to come to the hospital after labour has started </li> <li>walking around or sitting up during labour: this is considered more comfortable and effective than lying down throughout labour </li> <li>personalizing the delivery room with low lighting and music </li> <li>using a camera or video camera to capture the birth on film </li> <li>having siblings and other people present at the birth </li> <li>banking your baby’s umbilical cord blood </li> <li>holding and breastfeeding your baby immediately after they are born </li></ul> <p>When making a birth plan, you need to consider the different types of interventions that may be offered to help labour and delivery along. It is important to find out when they might need to be used, and assess the benefits and risks of each option. Consult your health-care provider and search through this site for information about the following options: </p> <ul> <li>induction of labour </li> <li>pain relief </li> <li>fetal monitoring </li> <li>forceps and vacuum extraction </li> <li>episiotomy </li> <li>caesarean section </li> <li>vaginal birth after caesarean section </li></ul> <p>It is important to note that a birth plan is not a written legal contract. You may have an ideal way in which you want your baby's birth to happen. However, nature sometimes takes its own course, and your health-care provider may need to change aspects of your birth plan depending on how your labour progresses. Try not to feel disappointed if things do not proceed according to plan. Above all else, your safety and the safety of your baby are the most important things to consider during labour. </p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/your_birth_plan.jpgYour birth plan

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