Shoulder dystocia

Known as: Shoulder (girdle) dystocia during labor and delivery, dystocia shoulders, Shoulder girdle dystocia 
A birth complication caused by impaction of the anterior shoulder against the maternal symphysis pubis that requires additional maneuvers to relieve… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Shoulder dystocia has no consensus definition or management algorithm. Its incidence ranges from 0.2% to 3% and its occurrence is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of simulation training for shoulder dystocia management and compare training using a high… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND We conducted a randomized clinical trial to determine whether treatment of women with gestational diabetes mellitus… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether morbidly obese women have an increased risk of pregnancy complications and adverse perinatal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To determine whether a simulation training scenario improves resident competency in the management of shoulder dystocia… (More)
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2004
2004
Shoulder dystocia can be one of the most frightening emergencies in the delivery room. Although many factors have been associated… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To explore the relationship between maternal obesity and shoulder dystocia while controlling for the potential… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to determine the rate and risk factors for recurrent shoulder dystocia. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The risk factors associated with the occurrence of shoulder dystocia were examined in the general obstetrical population of women… (More)
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