In addition, children born via cesarean delivery
were significantly more likely than those born via vaginal delivery to have asthma at age 12 years (OR, 1.
Maternal obesity is known to be a risk factor for cesarean delivery
, at least in part because excess adipose tissue may interfere with the normal ability of the cervix to thin and dilate with contractions, said Mr.
Consistent with the researchers' previous work, chronic pain after cesarean delivery
was extremely rare, with less than 3 percent of women reporting chronic pain one year after their cesarean delivery
The primary outcome of interest was cesarean delivery
Many variations in surgical techniques for cesarean delivery
have been proposed, aimed at reducing surgical times, making it easier and more efficient, lowering costs, decreasing the risk of adverse effects and postoperative morbidity, as well as length of hospital stay4,5.
Although cesarean delivery
when necessary is a safe method for both the mother and the baby it is emphasized that maternal mortality and morbidity rate in cesarean delivery
is higher than vaginal delivery.
Based on the above observations, the following are the suggested recommendations: First, the women aged >40 years should be counseled during antenatal care that they are at high risk of cesarean delivery
Comment: The authors speculate that babies born by cesarean delivery
retain fluid in their middle ears, leading to poorer hearing.
Nevertheless, the researchers conclude that a woman's likelihood of having a cesarean delivery
depends more on whether she lives in a wealthy or urban region, where appropriately trained providers and equipped hospitals are more accessible, than on her individual socioeconomic characteristics.
Physician contribution to a cesarean delivery
Many times, doctors go along with a healthy woman's desire for cesarean delivery
because they wish to avoid a lawsuit.
No, fetal pulse oximetry as an adjunct to continuous electronic fetal monitoring does not decrease the cesarean delivery
rate or improve neonatal outcomes.