Outcomes of Induction of Labour in Women with Previous Caesarean Delivery: A Retrospective Cohort Study Using a Population Database

@inproceedings{Stock2013OutcomesOI,
  title={Outcomes of Induction of Labour in Women with Previous Caesarean Delivery: A Retrospective Cohort Study Using a Population Database},
  author={Sarah Jane Stock and Evelyn Ferguson and Andrew Michael Duffy and Ian Ford Ford and James Chalmers and Jane E Norman},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND There is evidence that induction of labour (IOL) around term reduces perinatal mortality and caesarean delivery rates when compared to expectant management of pregnancy (allowing the pregnancy to continue to await spontaneous labour or definitive indication for delivery). However, it is not clear whether IOL in women with a previous caesarean section confers the same benefits. The aim of this study was to describe outcomes of IOL at 39-41 weeks in women with one previous caesarean… CONTINUE READING

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