Postoperative cesarean section morbidity: a prospective study.

  title={Postoperative cesarean section morbidity: a prospective study.},
  author={T F Nielsen and K H Hoekegard},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={146 8},
During a 3-year period, 1,319 women delivered of their infants by cesarean section were prospectively studied to determine the type and rate of postcesarean complications and to identify risk factors which predispose to postoperative morbidity. The overall complication rate was 14.5% and the most common complication was infection (13.3%), in particular… CONTINUE READING