The Effect of Birth Ball Exercises during Pregnancy on Mode of Delivery in Primiparous Women

@article{Mirzakhani2015TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Birth Ball Exercises during Pregnancy on Mode of Delivery in Primiparous Women},
  author={K. Mirzakhani and Zahra Hejazinia and N. Golmakani and M. Sardar and M. T. Shakeri},
  journal={Journal of midwifery and reproductive health},
  year={2015},
  volume={3},
  pages={269-275}
}
  • K. Mirzakhani, Zahra Hejazinia, +2 authors M. T. Shakeri
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Journal of midwifery and reproductive health
  • Background:  Considering the fact that cesarean section (c-section) poses greater risks of maternal and neonatal complications, compared to vaginal delivery, scholars seek different strategies to decrease the prevalence of this surgical procedure. Birth ball exercises during pregnancy are among the proposed strategies. Thus, this study aimed to determine the effect of using birth ball during pregnancy on mode of delivery in primiparous women. Methods:This clinical trial was conducted on 54… CONTINUE READING
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