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Synonyms for C-section

the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)

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This study evaluated the use of azithromycin adjunctive therapy, in addition to standard antibiotic prophylaxis, to reduce the risk of postoperative infections in women receiving nonelective c-sections.
In a study conducted in Karachi14, indication for C-sections and its frequency was analyzed to give recommendations to lessen the rate of C-sections.
Moms who deliver via C-section often have bowel problems following surgery because (http://www.
The most recent data, spanning 2014 and 2015, showed that C-sections in Cyprus accounted for 56.
A spokeswoman for the British Pregnancy Advisory Service said: "Women giving birth today are more likely to be older, and also larger, and this can mean they are more likely to need a C-section.
Obstetric haemorrhage and safer C-sections emerged as top priorities.
Between 1996 and 2007, Menacker and Hamilton (2010) reported a 53% increase in C-sections in the United States, resulting in 1.
SATURDAY 31: Halloween: Three emergency C-sections plus an absolute emergency C-section where you have literally minutes to get to theatre to save a baby.
If a country's rate falls far below that 15 percent level, it's a sign that women aren't getting access to C-sections that may be medically necessary.
M2 PHARMA-February 10, 2015-Clinical Innovations Launches Retractor Device for Use in C-Sections
On average an FP is required to do 40 vaginal births and 35 C-sections to receive admitting privileges at a rural hospital.
But she was bombarded withtweets from advocates of natural Under fire: births, saying she was promoting "too posh to push" C-sections by choice.
births--for women under 25, the rate of C-sections has increased 57 percent from 2000 to 2007.
Health service researchers cite financial incentives as a major explanation for the growth of c-sections (Stafford 1990; Finkler and Wirtschafter 1993; Epstein and Newhouse 1998; Gruber, Kim, and Mayzlin 1999; Spetz, Smith, and Ennis 2001).
should have continued into the second paragraph and included: "What all these women had are C-sections, and finished with " Some, as the British tabloids have put it are simply too posh to push" (Song, 2004).