Changed indications for cesarean sections.

  title={Changed indications for cesarean sections.},
  author={Ylva Vladic Stjernholm and Karin Petersson and Eva Eneroth},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  volume={89 1},
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate the indications for cesarean sections in the early 1990s as compared to the middle 2000s. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. METHODS Data were collected from original obstetrical records in a tertiary hospital in 1992 and 2005. RESULTS The total cesarean delivery rate rose from 11% to 20%. The main… CONTINUE READING