Does allocation of low risk parturient women to a separate maternity unit decrease the risk of emergency cesarean section?

@article{Nesheim2010DoesAO,
  title={Does allocation of low risk parturient women to a separate maternity unit decrease the risk of emergency cesarean section?},
  author={B I Nesheim and Anne Eskild and Leif Gjessing},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2010},
  volume={89 6},
  pages={813-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To study whether the selection of low risk parturient women into a separate maternity unit leads to a lower risk of emergency cesarean section, compared to giving birth in a unit with mixed cases. DESIGN Hospital based registry study. SETTING Maternity units in two university hospitals in Oslo, Norway. POPULATION All low risk parturient… CONTINUE READING