Let low-risk moms eat during labor?
Let low-risk moms eat during labor? Allowing low-risk pregnant women to eat less restrictive diets during labor may not only make them happier, but may shorten labor, too. Practice changer: Allowing low-risk patients planning for a vaginal delivery less restrictive diets during labor does not seem to increase the risk of aspiration or other harms and may shorten labor. Stength of recommendation: A: Based on a meta-analysis of 10 randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in tertiary hospitals.
Journal of Family Practice, 67(6) 2018: 379-380.
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