[Effect of birth timing on perinatal mortality].


Several reports show increased risk of perinatal/neonatal mortality for night time, weekend and holiday births. Intrapartum-related deaths were attributed to physical and mental fatigue, reduced availability of skilled and experienced staff and inadequate supervision by senior staff. The incidence of intrapartum and neonatal deaths related to intrapartum… (More)


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@article{Zilberman2008EffectOB, title={[Effect of birth timing on perinatal mortality].}, author={Beniamin Zilberman}, journal={Harefuah}, year={2008}, volume={147 1}, pages={53-8, 94, 93} }