Factors associated with anal sphincter laceration in 40,923 primiparous women

@article{Baumann2006FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with anal sphincter laceration in 40,923 primiparous women},
  author={Peter Baumann and Ahmad O. Hammoud and S Gene Mcneeley and Elizabeth DeRose and Bela I. Kudish and Susan O Hendrix},
  journal={International Urogynecology Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={18},
  pages={985-990}
}
The objective of this study was to identify factors associated with anal sphincter laceration in primiparous women. A subpopulation of 40,923 primiparous women at term with complete data sets was abstracted from a state-wide perinatal database in Germany. Outcome variable was anal sphincter laceration. Independent variables were 17 known obstetrical risk factors/conditions/interventions impacting childbirth recorded on the perinatal data collection sheet. Cross table analysis followed by… CONTINUE READING

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