Chart documentation of informed consent for operative vaginal delivery: is it adequate?

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OBJECTIVES To determine the documentation frequency of informed consent for women undergoing a trial of nonemergent instrumental delivery. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective chart review of instrumented vaginal deliveries from 1992 to 2005 was performed. Cases were identified from a Labor and Delivery database and hospital records were reviewed for… (More)

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@article{Nichols2006ChartDO, title={Chart documentation of informed consent for operative vaginal delivery: is it adequate?}, author={Catherine Matthews Nichols and Laura C Pendlebury and Jamie L Jennell}, journal={Southern medical journal}, year={2006}, volume={99 12}, pages={1337-9} }