Caesarean section in developing countries.

  title={Caesarean section in developing countries.},
  author={Enyonam Yao Kwawukume},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology},
  volume={15 1},
In developing countries, obstetric practice, including the performance of caesarean section, is complicated by problems that are no longer seen in developed countries. The various indications for caesarean section might be the same but the operation is often technically more difficult to perform in developing areas. Developing countries lack resources. This chapter highlights the problems encountered in the developing world. Because cephalopelvic disproportion is one of the main indications for… CONTINUE READING