VBAC


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VBAC

Abbreviation for vaginal birth after cesarean.

VBAC

Vaginal birth after cesarean section, see there.

VBAC

vaginal birth after previous cesarean.

VBAC

Vaginal birth after cesarean.
Mentioned in: Cesarean Section
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7% cases of VBAC have no h/o any previous vaginal delivery [Table 5]; 89.
Therefore, a prospective study was carried out to determine whether the continuing midwifery care has more benefits than the standard maternity care in VBAC.
In March 2010, the National Institutes of Health met to consolidate and discuss the overall up-to-date body of VBAC scientific data and concluded, Given the available evidence, trial of labor is a reasonable option for many pregnant women with one prior low transverse uterine incision.
Interrupted time series analyses showed that the change in VBAC rates among the publicly insured women represented a persistent trend rather than any change from the intervention and showed no significant adverse effect of the intervention on short-term neonatal outcomes, she noted.
Furthermore pregnant women who had previously undergone a CS were singled out and those who underwent a VBAC trial were also listed.
Specific outcomes of interest regarding trial of labor after c/section are successful VBAC, uterine rupture, hysterectomy, maternal mortality and neonatal outcomes.
And data are still lacking to support the notion that VBAC is unsafe.
The 2004 VBAC rate was less than 10%, having dropped from 13% in 2002 (www.
The increase in C-sections is driven at least in part by a recommendation the college made in 2000 regarding vaginal delivery after Caesarean, or VBAC.
Every month, the Moorpark resident would read an article or book about the dangers of VBAC - vaginal birth after Caesarean.