Should There Be Cameras In The Delivery Room?
Show: Insider's HealthRadio
Dr. Randi Hutter Epstein
History & Controversy In Childbirth
Dr. Randi Hutter Epstein joins Danika to discuss the controversy over the fact that some hospitals are banning videos in the delivery room. The debate, of course, has nothing to do with safety but about doctors’ fear of lawsuits versus a woman’s right to choose. (Choose video over stills, that is.)
Randi Hutter Epstein, M.D. is a medical journalist and the author of GET ME OUT: A History of Childbirth From the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank. Dr. Epstein has written for the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Daily Telegraph, and several national magazines. She lives in New York City with her husband and four children.
GET ME OUT: A History of Childbirth From the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank