caesarean delivery

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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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Increased risk of maternal death has always been considered the greatest drawback to elective caesarean delivery, a risk (based mostly on older data) believed to be increased by several times.
Conclusion Administration of low dose syntocinon during elective caesarean delivery has the same therapeutic effects but with an added advantage that MAP remains stable.
In our study, the incidence of Caesarean Delivery was 26.
Furthermore, a simple, broad, validated checklist for caesarean delivery to supplement the current recommendations and to provide structure to future assessments of quality does not exist (10).
Caesarean delivery rate associated with birth weights less than 4 kg was 29% versus 40% for those with birth weights greater than 4 kg.
1 Although the rate of vaginal birth after caesarean delivery ( VBAC) is successfully increasing, but is still limited because of concern over maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortility,2,3 which is, in fact, small.
Caesarean delivery is one of the most commonly performed operations in Australia (92,687 procedures performed in 2009) (3).
The main outcome measures were maternal, fetal, and neonatal morbidity and mortality associated with intrapartum or elective caesarean delivery.
They found that hospitals with high rates of Caesarean delivery had higher rates of severe maternal illness, death, and antibiotic treatment post pregnancy, even after they adjusted for risk factors such as the characteristics of the women, referrals, and the type of hospital.
We were fully expecting to find that closing the peritoneum at caesarean delivery would increase adhesions.
Caesarean delivery rates and pregnancy outcomes: the 2005 WHO global survey on maternal and perinatal health in Latin America.
Effect of avoiding bladder flap formation in caesarean section on repeat caesarean delivery Eur J Obstet Gynecol.
Caesarean delivery is a marker for the availability and use of obstetric services in this situations.
Washington, August 7 ( ANI ): Vaginal delivery for early preterm foetuses presenting head first, or vertex presentation, had a high rate of success with no difference in neonatal mortality compared to caesarean delivery, a new study, led by Indian origin researcher, has revealed.
Most of the studies have found that there is a 2 fold increased risk for caesarean delivery with induction of labour compared to spontaneous labour.