Jmiller

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Name: Joyce Miller
Date registered: April 3, 2012
URL: http://www.aahs.org

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Obstetric care consensus: safe prevention of the primary Cesarean delivery

by jmiller on April 24, 2014

The rapid increase in cesarean birth rates from 1996 to 2011 without clear evidence of concomitant decreases in materna or neonatal morbidity or mortality raises significant concern that cesarean delivery is overused.  Changing the local culture and attitudes of obstetric care providers regarding the issues involved in cesarean delivery reduction will also be challenging   This article reviews the indications for primary cesarean and how to mange abnormally progressing labor.  (Obstet Gynecol Mar)  Click here to view full-text.