OBSTETRICS: ETHICS, MEDICOLEGAL ISSUES, AND PUBLIC POLICYOutcomes Associated With Planned Place of Birth Among Women With Low-Risk PregnanciesHutton, Eileen K.; Cappelletti, Adriana; Reitsma, Angela H.; Simioni, Julia; Horne, Jordyn; McGregor, Caroline; Ahmed, Rashid J. Author Information Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine (E.K.H., R.J.A.); and Midwifery Education Program (E.K.H., A.C., A.H.R., J.S., J.H., C.M.), Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: April 2016 - Volume 71 - Issue 4 - p 205-206 doi: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000481815.84386.6d Buy Metrics Abstract Obstet Gynecol Surv 2016;71(4):205–206 In the past century, Western culture has come to view hospital birth as safer than home birth. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.