Herald Sun: More new mums go under knife [02jul03]: "More new mums go under knife
By KELLY RYAN and JEN KELLY
MORE than one in three Melbourne women have their babies delivered by surgery.
A snapshot of birthing options reveals Francis Perry House in Carlton has the highest percentage of caesarean deliveries each year.
Higher caesarean rates at some birthing centres reflect their specialised care for the growing number of older, first-time mums and IVF babies."