For example, the comparison group for caesarean delivery
excluded Nigeria, where the rate of such deliveries declined at an unusually high rate in 1995-2003; after that exclusion, the six remaining comparison countries and the three intervention countries had statistically similar rates of change in caesarean delivery
levels prior to the fee removals.
is one of the most commonly performed operations in Australia (92,687 procedures performed in 2009) (3).
Women undergoing caesarean delivery
had an increased risk of severe maternal morbidity compared with women undergoing vaginal delivery.
The study team said the finding should make women think twice before demanding a Caesarean delivery
for no clear medical reason.
Based on the results, the authors noted that "the practice of non-closure of the parietal peritoneum at caesarean delivery
should be questioned.
For breech births, however, the failure rate of vaginal delivery was high and planned caesarean delivery
was associated with significantly lower neonatal mortality.
Effect of continuous support during labour on duration of labour and rate of caesarean delivery
But Dr Chong added: "For those who are still inclined to consider caesarean delivery
a harmless option, they need to take a cold, hard look at the evidence against unnecessary caesarean section.
The clinic staff ordered Medrano to go immediately to Antelope Valley Hospital for a Caesarean delivery
annual gynecological exam, birth control, natural family planning, introduction to pregnancy, monitoring your pregnancy, preparation for labor, labor and delivery, hysterectomy, tubal sterilization, VABC: vaginal birth after caesarean delivery
, breast lumps, and a series on abnormal Pap tests.
Declining vaginal birth after Caesarean rates and increasing Caesarean delivery
rates over the last 15 years would seem to indicate that planned repeat Caesarean delivery
is preferable to a trial of labour," ABC Science quoted review chairman Dr F Gary Cunningham as saying.
Between 2008 and 2009, 15% of mums under the age of 20 planned to have a caesarean delivery