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.
Other Resources Relating to Evidence-Based Maternity Care/Evidence-Based Health Care
Testing Treatments: Better Research for Better Healthcare: interactive, feature-rich website for the public and full text of 2011 book explaining the importance of making health care decisions that are informed by trustworthy research about effects of treatments, from the James Lind Library.
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.
Video about CUE: meet CUE leaders (including Childbirth Connection Executive Director Maureen Corry) and learn: why CUE is needed, what CUE works toward and what groups are active in CUE.
Childbirth Connection is a national not-for-profit organization founded in 1918 as Maternity Center Association. Our mission is to improve the quality of maternity care through research, education, advocacy and policy. Childbirth Connection promotes safe, effective and satisfying evidence-based maternity care and is a voice for the needs and interests of childbearing families.