Recent press articles have highlighted issues with NHS policies regarding caesarean births.
Highlighted in the BBC is a warning by the coronor that there is 'a risk of future deaths if the NHS favours vaginal delivery over Caesarean sections on the basis of cost.' The full article is available here.
The Daily Mail talks about ‘NHS policing pregnancies to put women off caesareans.’ The full article is available here.
In 2011 NICE guidelines stated that all women can have a caesarean. This was controversial with many criticising some mothers for being 'too posh to push.'