Factors associated with success of vaginal birth after one caesarean section (VBAC) at three teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a case control study

@inproceedings{Birara2013FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with success of vaginal birth after one caesarean section (VBAC) at three teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a case control study},
  author={Malede Birara and Yirgu Gebrehiwot},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Vaginal delivery after previous one cesarean section for a non recurring indication has been described by several authors as safe and having a success rate of 60-80%. Hence many centers are offering VBAC for candidates leaving the century old dictum of once cesarean always cesarean. But predicting success of VBAC after trial of labor (TOL) is still a difficult task due to the lack of a validated prediction tool. Studies on predictors of success are few and most of them conducted in… CONTINUE READING
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