Fear of failure: are we doing too many trials of instrumental delivery in theatre?

@article{Ebulue2008FearOF,
  title={Fear of failure: are we doing too many trials of instrumental delivery in theatre?},
  author={Vincent Ebulue and Juhie Vadalkar and Sandra Milena Bonilla Cely and Fadila Dopwell and W. L. Yoong},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2008},
  volume={87 11},
  pages={1234-8}
}
OBJECTIVES Cesarean section has largely replaced the role of difficult midcavity instrumental deliveries. The aim of this study was to determine the trend in trials of instrumental delivery as well as the maternal and fetal factors associated with successful and failed trial of instrumental deliveries. SETTING North Middlesex University Hospital, a teaching hospital in London. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective review of trials of instrumental delivery in theatre involving singleton term… CONTINUE READING