, Hysterectomy, Placenta previa, Placenta.
There are many risks involved in caesarean
section like postpartum haemorrhage and sepsis.
1%) were delivered with emergency caesarean
section whereas 31(15.
The detailed data shows that older mothers are much more likely than younger age groups to give birth by Caesarean
section, and are more likely to have a pre-planned Caesarean
Techniques for assisting difficult delivery at caesarean
Since 1985, the international healthcare community has considered the ideal rate" for caesarean
sections to be between 10% and 15%.
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.
According to the WHO a caesarean
rate of 28% is far more than 'needed',' and puts "women and their babies at risk of short term and long term health problems".
The overall success rate for vaginal delivery after previous caesarean
was highest for Group-1, and lowest for Group-3, suggesting a strong correlation of birth weight with success of vaginal birth after caesarean
The possible effect of caesarean
section on subsequent fertility is important and many parents-to-be may worry about this, but our research found that having a caesarean
section as a first-time mother for conditions such as breech baby leads to only a very small effect on subsequent fertility.
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.
section is an essential widely practiced procedure.
The authors comment that "the dramatic reduction in our primary caesarean
section rate between 2001-2004 and 2005-2011, despite a progressive increase in complicated pregnancies, has put us on par with the United States of America, whose average caesarean
section rate is 38%.
section by choice could fulfil the inverse care law.
section rates in the Arab region: a cross- national study.