A Vaginal birth after Caesarian or trial of scar is normally done in hospital. This enables the mom to give birth normally who previously had a caesarian. The success rates are between 84% to 91.3%. Screening and monitoring is important for the mom and baby’s safety. During birth more monitoring occurs.
The ICEA provides information on knowing whether a VBAC may be suitable for you – for more information link to their website here.
For a South African article on Safety of a Vaginal Birth after Caesarian by Barbara Hanrahan (published in Extectant Mother’s Guide), click here.