Obstetric profiles and pregnancy outcomes of immigrant women with refugee status.

@article{Lalchandani2001ObstetricPA,
  title={Obstetric profiles and pregnancy outcomes of immigrant women with refugee status.},
  author={Savita Lalchandani and Kathryn Macquillan and Orla Sheil},
  journal={Irish medical journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={94 3},
  pages={79-80}
}
This paper describes the obstetric profiles and pregnancy outcome of immigrant women with refugee status. A retrospective analysis of two hundred and seventy one immigrant women with confirmed refugee status who delivered in our hospital between June 1999 and May 2000 was performed. The average gestational age at booking was 33 weeks. The majority (63%) were multiparous, had low rates of epidural analgesia, instrumental delivery and episiotomies. There were no differences in the gestational age… CONTINUE READING