[Kiwi vacuum extractor versus forceps and spatula: maternal and fetal morbidity evaluation in 169 fetal extractions].

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AIM To evaluate maternal and fetal complications resulting from the use of the Kiwi vacuum extractor and to compare them with those resulting from the use of forceps or spatula. PATIENTS AND METHODS Patients who had instrumental extraction between November 2006 and April 2007 were included in a unicentric retrospective study. Complications resulting from… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gyobfe.2010.08.009

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@article{Werkoff2010KiwiVE, title={[Kiwi vacuum extractor versus forceps and spatula: maternal and fetal morbidity evaluation in 169 fetal extractions].}, author={Gabrielle Werkoff and Olivier Morel and Patrice Desfeux and Etienne Gayat and Gregory G. Akerman and Luce Tulpin and C{\'e}cile Malartic and Emmanuel Barranger}, journal={Gynecologie, obstetrique & fertilite}, year={2010}, volume={38 11}, pages={653-9} }