birthing chair


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birthing chair

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a chair constructed to allow a woman in labour to give birth in a sitting position
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Inside the Yap-Sandiego Ancestral House are old religious icons, fine dining sets, an old birthing chair, and antique furniture.
Birthing pool facilities are available in the Sunflower and Daisy rooms and the Tulip room has a multitrac birthing chair.
In the bedroom of one of my characters--a young girl who is about to give birth--the set designers have put in a birthing chair and decorated the walls with frescos based on those at a villa near Pompeii.
Some patients may prefer use of a birthing chair or stool, she noted.