ADVANCED MATERNAL AGE AND OBSTETRIC PERFORMANCE

@inproceedings{Verma2009ADVANCEDMA,
  title={ADVANCED MATERNAL AGE AND OBSTETRIC PERFORMANCE},
  author={Sohani Verma},
  year={2009}
}
Background Women older than 35 years have traditionally been termed as of “advanced maternal age”, and considered to have higher incidence of obstetric complications and adverse pregnancy outcomes than younger pregnant women. The available scientific data suggests that risks begin to accelerate after the age of 35 years and increase more rapidly after the age of 40 years. Majority of these studies are from western countries and literature on obstetric performance of Indian women of 35 years age… CONTINUE READING