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Induction of labor procedure

Known as: labour induction, Labor Inductions, inductions labor 
The use of pharmacological and/or mechanical methods to initiate labor, including spontaneous rupture of membranes without contractions. Examples of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Background The rapid spread of Zika virus in the Americas and current outbreak of microcephaly in Brazil has raised attention to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
It has been estimated that full implementation of the Affordable Care Act will extend coverage to thirty-two million previously… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To describe contemporary cesarean delivery practice in the United States. STUDY DESIGN Consortium on Safe Labor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the relationship between prepregnancy obesity and maternal outcomes. METHODS: A 15-year, population… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Exhaustive efforts have been made toward the administration of drugs, via alternative routes, that are poorly absorbed after the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE: To examine the effect of maternal overweight and obesity on labor progression. METHODS: We analyzed data from 612… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the 1-year incidence statewide in California of shoulder dystocia and its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND As the interval between rupture of the fetal membranes at term and delivery increases, so may the risk of fetal and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to compare the safety and efficacy of intravaginal misoprostol versus intracervical prostaglandin E2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The outcome of delivery of infants weighing more than 4000 g born during two time periods 15 years apart was studied… Expand
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