presentation

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presentation

1. a verbal report presented with illustrative material, such as slides, graphs, etc.
2. Church the act or right of nominating a clergyman to a benefice
3. Med the position of a baby relative to the birth canal at the time of birth
4. Philosophy a sense datum
5. another name for (feast of) Candlemas

presentation

[‚prez·ən′tā·shən]
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95), compared with those who had a cephalic presentation, but the difference was not statistically significant.
Cesarean was not possible because of imminent vaginal birth in 59 cases, requested vaginal delivery in 29, the fetus converted to cephalic presentation in 12, or for unknown reasons in 5.
All participants had singleton pregnancies, term babies and cephalic presentations.
The researchers concluded that caesarean delivery independently reduces overall risk in breech presentations and risk of intrapartum fetal death in cephalic presentations but increases the risk of severe maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality in cephalic presentations.
2002) and moxibustion for turning breech to cephalic presentations (Budd, 2000).