Induction of labour after a previous caesarean section: a retrospective study in a district general hospital.

@article{Pathadey2005InductionOL,
  title={Induction of labour after a previous caesarean section: a retrospective study in a district general hospital.},
  author={S D Pathadey and Hugo C van Woerden and Stephen Jenkinson},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2005},
  volume={25 7},
  pages={
          662-5
        }
}
A retrospective study was undertaken in a district general hospital to identify factors associated with vaginal delivery, as opposed to caesarean section, in women undergoing induction of labour after a previous caesarean section. The study was undertaken over 9 years (April 1994 - May 2003) and included patients in their second or subsequent pregnancy who had previously had one lower segment caesarean delivery and in whom labour had been induced. Records were extracted from a database and… CONTINUE READING