Cesarean section

Known as: Abdominal Deliveries, Cesarean section of unspecified type, cesarean deliveries 
Surgical delivery of one or more intrauterine fetuses though an abdominal incision.(NICHD)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance Body mass index (BMI) and gestational weight gain are increasing globally. In 2009, the Institute of Medicine (IOM… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance The human and financial costs of treating surgical site infections (SSIs) are increasing. The number of surgical… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is carbohydrate intolerance resulting in hyperglycaemia with onset or first… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Obesity is the most common medical condition in women of reproductive age. Obesity during pregnancy has short term and long term… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND At the turn of the 20th century, women commonly died in childbirth due to rachitic pelvis. Although rickets virtually… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Although repeat cesarean deliveries often are associated with serious morbidity, they account for only a portion of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine whether obesity is associated with obstetric complications and cesarean delivery… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To ascertain the current burden of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) through a prospective analysis of all admissions to… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND It is uncertain whether women who deliver by cesarean section have an increased risk of urinary incontinence as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The "induced-demand" model states that in the face of negative income shocks, physicians may exploit their agency relationship… (More)
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