Case Number 8241
Request Date 20/10/2021
Completion Date 04/11/2021

 

Details of the Request

Please can you provide the following statistics for 2020 for the Trust:

  • Labour ward (or other obstetrician-led environment)
  • Birth centre (if the option exists)
  • Home birth
  • Born Before Arrival
  1. Total number of births (not number of babies born) in 2020
  2. Number of induced births in 2020
  3. Number of instrumental deliveries in 2020
  4. Number of emergency caesarean sections in 2020
  5. Number of planned caesarean sections in 2020
  6. Minor haemorrhages (up to 500ml)
  7. Major haemhorrhages (500ml+)

 

And please answer the following additional questions for the Trust:

  • How many home births transferred into hospital?
  • How many midwife-led-unit births transferred into an obstetrician-led environment?
  • How many stillbirths were there in total across the Trust?
  • How many of the caesarean sections results in a major haemorrhage?

 

Please also confirm the list of hospitals and units covered by the above.

 

Details of the Response

  Labour ward (or other obstetrician-led environment) Birth centre (if the option exists) Home birth Born Before Arrival
1) Total number of births (not number of babies born) in 2020 2879 472 16 31
2) Number of induced births in 2020 1032 29 0 0
3) Number of instrumental deliveries in 2020 464 0 0 0
4) Number of emergency caesarean sections in 2020 634 0 0 0
5) Number of planned caesarean sections in 2020 486 0 0 0
6) Minor haemorrhages (up to 500ml) 1893 399 15 29
7) Major haemhorrhages (500ml+) 986 73 1 2

 

8. And please answer the following additional questions for the Trust:

A. How many home births transferred into hospital? 8
B. How many midwife-led-unit births transferred into an obstetrician-led environment? 69
C. How many stillbirths were there in total across the Trust? 12
D. How many of the caesarean sections results in a major haemorrhage? 832

 

9. Please also confirm the list of hospitals and units covered by the above. Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust:

St Peter’s Hospital