Prediction of success of external cephalic version after 36 weeks.

  title={Prediction of success of external cephalic version after 36 weeks.},
  author={Marjolein Kok and Jan Willem van der Steeg and Joris Am van der Post and Ben Willem Mol},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  volume={28 2},
We aimed to develop a predictive model for the chance of a successful external cephalic version (ECV). We performed a prospective cohort study of women with a singleton fetus in breech presentation with a gestational age of 36 weeks or more. Data on parity, maternal age, body mass index, ethnicity, gestational age, placental location, fetal position, estimated fetal weight, and amniotic fluid were recorded in all participants. Multivariable logistic regression analysis with a stepwise backward… CONTINUE READING

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