Data had been collected for demographic and maternal variables, placenta previa, history of previous lower segment caesarean
section (LSCS), complications associated with placenta previa and techniques used to control blood loss were recorded.
Amongst all these factors, caesarean
section has played a great role.
Consecutive 195 post operative cases of emergency and elective caesarean
section with surgical site infection were enrolled into the study.
in 1990/91, just over 12% of deliveries were by Caesarean
Delivery of the impacted head of the fetus at caesarean
section after prolonged obstructed labour: a randomised comparative study of two methods.
section may be necessary when vaginal delivery might pose a risk to the mother or baby for example due to prolonged labour, fetal distress, or because the baby is presenting in an abnormal position.
In recent years, governments and clinicians have expressed concern about the rise in the numbers of caesarean
section births and the potential negative consequences for maternal and infant health.
New studies reveal that when caesarean
section rates rise towards 10% accross a population, the number of maternal and newborn deaths decreases.
One hundred women were included who had previous one caesarean
section and were now in their pregnancy with single fetus at term.
Avoids further cesarean and hence risks associated with multiple cesareans, like placenta previa, accreta, adhesions between organs, trauma to bowel/bladder and need for caesarean
A CONSULTANT obstetrician and gynaecologist Dr Tahir Mahmood, of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), which recently studied the future fertility of mothers who'd had caesarian sections, says: "The reasons why women have caesarean
sections vary greatly and depend on the individual's circumstances, maternal characteristics and clinical risk factors.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Babies born by caesarean
section are more likely to be overweight or obese as adults, according to a new analysis.