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Quantitative study—systematic review
Non-pharmacological approaches for pain relief during labour can improve maternal satisfaction with childbirth and reduce obstetric interventions

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  • Competing interests LVJ is a coauthor of the 2012 Cochrane overview of systematic reviews on pain management for women in labour.