Funding for this research was provided by:
Association of Ontario Midwives
Received: 10 January 2019
Accepted: 31 October 2019
First Online: 12 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for this study was obtained from the Hamilton Integrated Research Ethics Board (Protocol no. 4036). Informed consent was obtained from all participants prior to the interview, either written or verbally depending on whether their interview was in person or over the phone. Verbal consent was audio recorded and obtained by the research assistant who read and explained the consent form with the subject, who gave their verbal consent to participate. We had ethics committee approval to obtain consent in this manner.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.