Affiliations to Research Centres, Institutes & Clusters
Active analysis and knowledge translation projects: qualitative and quantitative data generated by participatory maternity care research: Changing Childbirth in BC, Giving Voice to Mothers - US (participatory research on experiences of maternity care and disparities), Access and Integration Maternity Care Mapping study (links between regulatory frameworks and disparities), Giving Voice to Mothers - Canada (measuring respectful maternity care - CIHR funded 5 year project)
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- “I fought my entire way”: Experiences of declining maternity care services in British Columbia (2021)
- “I had to fight for my VBAC”: A mixed methods exploration of women’s experiences of pregnancy and vaginal birth after cesarean in the United States (2021)
- Examining obstetric interventions and respectful maternity care in Hungary: Do informal payments for continuity of care link to quality? (2021)
Birth, 48 (3), 309--318
- I felt so much conflict instead of joy: an analysis of open-ended comments from people in British Columbia who declined care recommendations during pregnancy and childbirth. (2021)
- Kairos care in a Chronos world: Midwifery care as model of resistance and accountability in public health settings (2021)
- Perinatal outcomes of planned home birth after cesarean and planned hospital vaginal birth after cesarean at term gestation in British Columbia, Canada: A retrospective population‐based cohort study (2021)
Birth, 48 (3), 301--308
- I felt so much conflict instead of joy: An analysis of narratives from pregnant people in British Columbia who declined care recommendations (2020)
- Measuring respect and autonomy in Dutch maternity care: Applicability of two measures (2020)
Women and Birth, 33 (5), e447-e454
- Reflecting on Equity in Perinatal Care during a Pandemic (2020)
Health Equity, 4 (1), 330-333
- The role of midwifery and other international insights for maternity care in the United States: An analysis of four countries (2020)
Birth, 47 (4), 332--345
- Community Versus Out-of-Hospital Birth: What's in a Name? (2019)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 64 (1), 9-11
- Patient-led decision making: Measuring autonomy and respect in Canadian maternity care (2019)
Patient Education and Counseling, 102 (3), 586--594
- The Giving Voice to Mothers study: inequity and mistreatment during pregnancy and childbirth in the United States (2019)
Reproductive Health, 16 (1)
- Asking Different Questions: A Call to Action for Research to Improve the Quality of Care for Every Woman, Every Child (2018)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 63 (5), 516-517
- Mapping integration of midwives across the United States: Impact on access, equity, and outcomes (2018)
PLOS ONE, 13 (2), e0192523
- Maternal and perinatal outcomes by planned place of birth among women with low-risk pregnancies in high-income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis (2018)
Midwifery, 62, 240-255
- Reduced prevalence of small-for-gestational-age and preterm birth for women of low socioeconomic position: A population-based cohort study comparing antenatal midwifery and physician models of care (2018)
BMJ Open, 8 (10)
- Through the resident lens: examining knowledge and attitudes about midwifery among physician trainees (2018)
Journal of Interprofessional Care,
- Assessing quality of maternity care in Hungary: Expert validation and testing of the mother-centered prenatal care (MCPC) survey instrument (2017)
Reproductive Health, 14 (1)
- Corrigendum to “Is model of care associated with infant birth outcomes among vulnerable women? A scoping review of midwifery-led versus physician-led care” [SSM – Population Health 2 (2016) 182–193] (S2352827316000215) (10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.01.007)) (2017)
SSM - Population Health, 3, 817
- Informal cash payments for birth in Hungary: Are women paying to secure a known provider, respect, or quality of care? (2017)
Social Science and Medicine, 189, 86-95
- The Mother's autonomy in decision making (MADM) scale: Patient-led development and psychometric testing of a new instrument to evaluate experience of maternity care (2017)
PLoS ONE, 12 (2)
- The Mothers on Respect (MOR) index: measuring quality, safety, and human rights in childbirth (2017)
SSM - Population Health, 3, 201-210
- The ResQu Index: A new instrument to appraise the quality of research on birth place (2017)
PLoS ONE, 12 (8)
- Is model of care associated with infant birth outcomes among vulnerable women? A scoping review of midwifery-led versus physician-led care (2016)
SSM - Population Health, 2, 182-193
- A Crusade Against Home Birth (2014)
Birth, 41 (1), 1-4
- Development and validation of a national data registry for midwife-led births: The midwives alliance of North America statistics project 2.0 dataset (2014)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 59 (1), 8-16
- Home birth in north America: Attitudes and practice of US certified nurse-midwives and Canadian registered midwives (2014)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 59 (2), 141-152
- Outcomes of care for 16,924 planned home births in the United States: The midwives alliance of North America statistics project, 2004 to 2009 (2014)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 59 (1), 17-27
- The Canadian birth place study: Examining maternity care provider attitudes and interprofessional conflict around planned home birth (2014)
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 14 (1)
- Transfer from planned home birth to hospital: Improving interprofessional collaboration (2014)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 59 (6), 624-634
- Moral science: Ethical argument and the production of knowledge about place of birth (2013)
Journal of Clinical Ethics, 24 (3), 225-238
- Moral science: ethical argument and the production of knowledge about place of birth. (2013)
The Journal of clinical ethics,
- In search of a common agenda for planned home birth in america. (2012)
The Journal of perinatal education,
- The Canadian Birth Place Study: Describing maternity practice and providers' exposure to home birth (2012)
Midwifery, 28 (5), 600-608
- Assessing Certified Nurse-Midwives' Attitudes Towards Planned Home Birth (2010)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 55 (2), 133-142
- Roundtable discussion: "No one can condemn you to a C-section!" (2010)
Birth, 37 (3), 245-251
- Nurse-midwives' experiences with planned home birth: Impact on attitudes and practice (2009)
Birth, 36 (4), 274-282
- The experience of planned home birth: Views of the first 500 women (2009)
Birth, 36 (4), 297-304
- What do Certified Nurse-Midwives Believe? Measuring CNM Attitudes Towards Planned Home Birth (2009)
Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 54 (5), 425--425
- Closing the Theory-Practice Gap: Intrapartum Midwifery Management of Planned Homebirths (2007)
Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health, 52 (3), 291-300
- Home birth versus hospital birth: Questioning the quality of the evidence on safety (2003)
Birth, 30 (1), 57-63
- Guidelines for client selection in the home birth midwifery practice (1995)
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 40 (6), 508-521
- The Squatting Position for the Second Stage of labor: Effects on labor and on Maternal and Fetal Well‐Being (1993)
Birth, 20 (2), 73-78