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Table 1 Definition of planned place of birth and transfer

From: Satisfaction with caregivers during labour among low risk women in the Netherlands: the association with planned place of birth and transfer of care during labour

Planned home birth: Birth planned at home in midwife-led care.
Planned hospital birth: Birth planned in hospital under midwife-led care.
Transfer: Women who had care transferred from midwife-led to obstetrician-led during labour or immediately postpartum.
 Home – transfer: planned home birth but transfer to obstetrician-led care during labour or immediately postpartum.
 Hosp - transfer: planned hospital birth but transferred to secondary care during labour or immediately postpartum.
No transfer: Women who gave birth in midwife-led care without being transferred.
 Home - home: birth planned at home and actual birth at home under midwife-led care
 Hosp- hosp: planned hospital, actual hospital birth in midwife-led care
 Hosp-home: planned hospital birth in midwife-led care, but actual home birth in midwife-led care