Sonographic measurement of the lower uterine segment thickness in women with previous caesarean section.

@article{Cheung2005SonographicMO,
  title={Sonographic measurement of the lower uterine segment thickness in women with previous caesarean section.},
  author={Vincent Y T Cheung},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  year={2005},
  volume={27 7},
  pages={674-81}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the accuracy of prenatal sonography in determining the lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness in women with previous Caesarean section and to assess the usefulness of measuring LUS thickness in predicting the risk of uterine rupture during a trial of vaginal birth. METHODS Sonographic examination was performed in 102 pregnant women with one or more previous Caesarean sections at between 36 and 38 weeks' gestation to assess the LUS thickness, which was defined as the… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 26 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…