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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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In this study of the 100 cases, 70% delivered by labour natural, 16% delivered by LSCS and 14% by forceps delivery.
The literature also include studies in which forceps delivery has been termed as better modality of operative vaginal delivery in terms of neonatal outcome5.
A CORONER was moved to tears as she concluded the inquest of a baby who died six weeks after a forceps delivery.
The disengagement of the head prior to cesarean is practiced routinely in Europe, where forceps delivery is frequently performed.
DISCUSSIONS: The status of forceps delivery is constantly under discussion within the specialty and with pediatrics colleague.
The model is equipped to present scenarios such as post-partum haemorrhage, breech birth and forceps delivery in a real life way.
Shaheena Asif, I will support it to the extents that do forceps delivery only for correct indications.
A reason for this difference might be the velocity of extraction, which is higher in forceps delivery and may lead to more trauma.
The labour was straightforward until the end when his heart rate dropped and I had to have a forceps delivery.