Fetal head circumference and subpubic angle are independent risk factors for unplanned cesarean and operative delivery.

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INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to ascertain whether combined ultrasound assessment of fetal head circumference (HC) and maternal subpubic angle (SPA) prior to the onset of labor may predict the likelihood of an unplanned operative delivery (UOD) in nulliparous women at term. MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective cohort study of singleton pregnancies in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/aogs.13162

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@article{Rizzo2017FetalHC, title={Fetal head circumference and subpubic angle are independent risk factors for unplanned cesarean and operative delivery.}, author={Guiseppe Rizzo and Elisa Aiello and Costanza Bosi and Francesco D'Antonio and Domenico Arduini}, journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica}, year={2017}, volume={96 8}, pages={1006-1011} }