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delivery

1. Sport
a. the act or manner of bowling or throwing a ball
b. the ball so delivered
2. Law an actual or symbolic handing over of property, a deed, etc.
3. Engineering the discharge rate of a compressor or pump
4. (in South Africa) the supply of basic services to communities deprived under apartheid
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Most CHCs could not perform an assisted delivery or manual vacuum aspiration for a spontaneous incomplete miscarriage, but all had magnesium sulphate and oxytocics.
The national assisted delivery rate is less than 1%, [1] compared with 13% in a low-risk population in the UK.
His research reveals that rates of assisted delivery at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd are the highest in the country.
Risk factors for OBPP include macrosomia, assisted delivery or breech presentation, prolonged labor, excessive maternal weight gain, cephalopelvic disproportion, and subsequent shoulder dystocia.
The study found eating a light meal during labour has no effect on the duration of labour, the need for assisted delivery, or Caesarean rates.
Duration of labour, the need for assisted delivery and Cesarean rates were all unaffected by snacking between contractions.
Neither emergency Caesarean section nor assisted delivery is associated with an increased risk of depression, according to the study for parent and child study group Alspac.
And, although one mother says she ended up having an epidural (but first shares how techniques like positioning and visualization helped her experience labor and that it was "very rewarding") we never see medications or any method of assisted delivery being used on the video.