Lack of utility of standard labor curves in the prediction of progression during labor induction.

@article{Rinehart2000LackOU,
  title={Lack of utility of standard labor curves in the prediction of progression during labor induction.},
  author={Brian K Rinehart and Dom A Terrone and C F Hudson and Christy M Isler and J Elaine Larmon and Kenneth G Perry},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2000},
  volume={182 6},
  pages={1520-6}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine whether patients undergoing labor induction can be reliably evaluated by means of standard labor assessment curves. STUDY DESIGN In this retrospective chart review of 123 patients who underwent cervical ripening and induction of labor, Friedman's standard labor curves were used for comparison. Statistical… CONTINUE READING