Shennan added that the problems that could affect brain function such as a poorly functioning placenta necessitates caesarean
procedure, therefore it is impossible thatA the caesarean
delivery causesA autism.
section rate is increasing worldwide as there are numerous factors which contribute to decrease in vaginal birth after caesarean
section and although repeat caesarean
sections are associated with serious morbidity there are only a few studies which assess the risk of placenta praevia and accreta in repeat caesarean
Here, Clare debunks seven of the most common caesarean
myths: 1 MYTH: Caesarean
birth is 'birth gone wrong' REALITY: Awareness campaigns have recently tried to increase understanding about how women's bodies work in pregnancy and birth, and on helping birth unfold as straightforwardly as possible, says Clare.
Use of clinical guidelines, audits of caesarean
sections, and timely feedback to health professionals about caesarean
Primary emergency caesarean
section (Em-CS) is a performance indicator of our unit because this group not only determines the future obstetric course of a woman but has a major impact on institutional statistics of CS.
"Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes after Implementation of a Hospital Policy to Limit Low-Risk Planned Caesarean
Deliveries before 39 Weeks of Gestation: An Interrupted Time-Series Analysis." BJOG 122 (9): 1200-6.
MAP in association with placenta previa and previous caesarean
section is a condition of increasing clinical significance because of rising caesarean
section rates worldwide4,5.
Conclusion: Obesity, gestational age, educational and economic status are risk factors for surgical site infections; more so following emergency vs elective caesarean
WHO conducted two studies: a systematic review of available studies that had sought to find the ideal caesarean
rate within a given country or population, and a worldwide country-level analysis usingthe latest available data.
One hundred women were included who had previous one caesarean
section and were now in their pregnancy with single fetus at term.
Avoids further cesarean and hence risks associated with multiple cesareans, like placenta previa, accreta, adhesions between organs, trauma to bowel/bladder and need for caesarean
The odds of being overweight or obese are 26 per cent higher for adults born by caesarean
section than those born by vaginal delivery, the study found.