Chilean women's preferences regarding mode of delivery: which do they prefer and why?

@article{Angeja2006ChileanWP,
  title={Chilean women's preferences regarding mode of delivery: which do they prefer and why?},
  author={A C E Angeja and A. Eugene Washington and J. E. Ramirez Vargas and Ricardo Pay{\'a}n Gom{\'e}z and Iv{\'a}n T Rojas and Aaron B Caughey},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={113 11},
  pages={1253-8}
}
OBJECTIVE Caesarean section rates in Chile are reported to be as high as 60% in some populations. The purpose of this study was to determine pregnant Chilean women's preferences towards mode of delivery. DESIGN Interviewer-administered cross-sectional survey. SETTING Prenatal clinics in Santiago, Chile. Population Pregnant women in Santiago, Chile. METHODS Of 180 women completing the questionnaire, 90 were interviewed at a private clinic (caesarean delivery rate 60%) and 90 were… CONTINUE READING
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