Impact of early admission in labor on method of delivery.

@article{Rahnama2006ImpactOE,
  title={Impact of early admission in labor on method of delivery.},
  author={Parvin Rahnama and Saeideh Ziaei and Soghrate Faghihzadeh},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={92 3},
  pages={217-20}
}
OBJECTIVE The effect of the timing of admission in labor unit on the method of delivery was evaluated in a cohort study. METHOD Four hundred and sixty six low-risk nulliparous women who were admitted in the labor unit in latent phase (group 1) were compared with 329 parturient women who were admitted in the active phase (group 2) to determine rate of and reasons for cesarean section, cervical dilation at the time of cesarean, and the rate of labor augmentation. RESULT The number of cesarean… CONTINUE READING