Interventions for helping to turn term breech babies to head first presentation when using external cephalic version.

@article{Cluver2015InterventionsFH,
  title={Interventions for helping to turn term breech babies to head first presentation when using external cephalic version.},
  author={Catherine Anne Cluver and Gillian M L Gyte and Marlene Sinclair and Therese Dowswell and George Justus Hofmeyr},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2015},
  volume={2},
  pages={CD000184}
}
BACKGROUND Breech presentation is associated with increased complications. Turning a breech baby to head first presentation using external cephalic version (ECV) attempts to reduce the chances of breech presentation at birth so as to avoid the adverse effects of breech vaginal birth or caesarean section. Interventions such as tocolytic drugs and other methods have been used in an attempt to facilitate ECV. OBJECTIVES To assess, from the best evidence available, the effects of interventions… CONTINUE READING
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