Midwifery care for Induction of Labour - Information for Women and Families No.2 Sept 2019

27 September 2019

Induction of labour is a set of interventions to try to start labour. An induction of labour may be offered at different times during pregnancy and for a number of reasons. Reasons induction may be offered include your pregnancy continuing beyond a certain number of weeks, concerns related to your health (for instance if your blood pressure is rising) or your baby’s well-being (for example, concerns about your baby’s growth).