New mother's death 'avoidable'

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The death of a new mother ... could have been avoided ...

Janet ... died from morphine poisoning after giving birth.

... midwives should have sought advice from the duty anaesthetist after the victim's airway became blocked.

"An anaesthetic referral may have culminated in a reassessment... and a fatal outcome may have been avoided."...

Melissa Maimann, Essential Birth Consulting 0400 418 448