Is vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) or elective repeat cesarean safer in women with a prior vaginal delivery?

@article{Cahill2006IsVB,
  title={Is vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) or elective repeat cesarean safer in women with a prior vaginal delivery?},
  author={Alison G Cahill and David M. Stamilio and Anthony O Odibo and Jeffrey F Peipert and Sarah J. Ratcliffe and E. J. Stevens E. J. Stevens and Mary D. Sammel and George A. Macones},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={195 4},
  pages={1143-7}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine whether vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) or elective repeat cesarean delivery is safer overall for a woman with a prior vaginal delivery. STUDY DESIGN This retrospective cohort study of pregnant women from 1996 to 2000 who had a prior cesarean delivery, was conducted in 17 centers. Trained nurses extracted historical and maternal outcome data on subjects by using standardized tools. This planned secondary analysis examined the subcohort that… CONTINUE READING

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