New England Journal of Medicine publishes study on birth risks

Ellen Tilden, Ph.D., C.N.M.Ellen Tilden, Ph.D., C.N.M. and assistant professor at OHSU School of Nursing published in the New England Journal of Medicine, entitled 'Planned Out-of-Hospital Birth and Birth Outcomes.' This study examines the risks and benefits of giving birth inside and outside a hospital setting and has received broad media attention, including the New York Times - Health, The New York Times - The Upshot, The Oregonian, NPR, the L.A. Times, the Washington Post, and the New York Times Editorial Board as well as generated a NEJM sponsored 10 day online question and answer exchange among study authors and international experts. Dr. Tilden's work is supported by a National Institutes of Health-funded BIRCWH K12 award made possible through the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health &Human Development and the Office of Research on Women's Health (Award Number K12 HD 043488).

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