While studying the factors responsible for successful vaginal delivery, factors such as previous vaginal delivery, nonrecurrent indication of previous CS, dilation on admission >3 cm, adequate pelvis, augmentation of labor
, and birth weight of neonate were found to be statistically significant.
Comparison between amniotomy, oxytocin or both for augmentation of labor
in prolonged latent phase: a randomized controlled trial.
0%) cases oxytocin was not used for augmentation of labor
and in 12 cases (40%) oxytocin was used.
The Perinatal Safety Initiative involves 16 hospitals across 12 states that have agreed to implement a series of evidence-based interventions around elective induction, augmentation of labor
, and the use of vacuum/forceps.
Group C did not have augmentation of labor
, fundal pressure, or forceps/vacuum delivery.
Apply physiologic logic as well to cervical ripening techniques for the augmentation of labor
, she urged, noting that once a patient is in labor she shouldn't be given another dose of a hormonal cervical ripener just because "it's time for another dose.
Internal fetal monitoring greatly reduced the risk of URD, while history of previous cesarean delivery, presence of nonreassuring fetal status, large birth weight, and augmentation of labor
with oxytocin increased the risk of URD.