indicated cesareans (category 3) were cesarean deliveries either to women with prior cesarean who did have a trial of labor, or women with no baseline cesarean indications who experienced labor before delivery.
For all cases and controls, data from the standardized antenatal, intrapartum
, and birth outcome records were collected from the hospital electronic maternity database and medical notes.
The second section was a scale measuring women's satisfaction with the four dimensions of intrapartum
We used the incidence and prevalence of reproductive aged women HIV in DC to derive the probability maternal HIV acquisition and seroconversion between prenatal HIV screening and intrapartum
Care: care of healthy women and their babies during labour.
According to the company, the GenePOC GBS DS test at intrapartum
will aid to minimise the risk of GBS transmission from the mother to their newborn and will help to optimise antibiotic stewardship.
Risk factors include maternal intrapartum
GBS colonization, a previous GBS-infected baby, positive for GBS in urine (bacteruria) in any trimester of current pregnancy, delivering at <37 weeks' gestation, having an intrapartum
temperature [greater than or equal to]38.0[degrees], or membrane rupture for [greater than or equal to]18 hours, and intrapartum
women with any of these are given antibiotic prophylaxis.
In low risk patients in non-reactive category there were two patients, both were delivered by LSCS and one had thick meconium stained liquor, other patient had intrapartum
When the quality of the intrapartum
care given to the women was assessed with the Bologna score, it was found that 92.7% went into labor spontaneously, 100% of the births were supervised by midwives and doctors, 97.7% of the women had no supporting companion, and the nonsupine position was only used in 0.3% of the women.
Compared to immediate delivery, expectant management was associated with a higher likelihood of antepartum or intrapartum
hemorrhage (RR=0.6; 95% CI, 0.4-0.9; P=.02; number needed to harm [NNH]=50) and intrapartum
fever (RR=0.4; 95% CI, 0.2-0.9; P=.02; NNH=100).
The editors have organized the 112 selections that make up the main body of the text in eleven parts devoted to antenatal obstetrics, fetal conditions, late pregnancy and intrapartum
events, and a wide variety of other related subjects.