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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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On assessment of intra natal complications in case group, caesarean section done in 42.7%, ante partum haemorrhage in 4.7%, assisted delivery in 12%, haemorrhage in 12.7%, cord prolapse in 2.7%, difficult delivery in 4%.
Of the 18 regional and tertiary hospitals, 16 had previously been able to do all nine functions, but two were not able to provide an assisted delivery service.
Most CHCs could not perform an assisted delivery or manual vacuum aspiration for a spontaneous incomplete miscarriage, but all had magnesium sulphate and oxytocics.
of assisted delivery 04 04 Expulsion of foetal 5.5 [+ or -] 0.4 00.49 [+ or -] 0.17 membrane (hrs) Attachment pointssevere 12 12 by scouring action Hemorrhages 02 01 Cessation of lochial 13 14 discharge (days) Parameter Treatment without removal Drug dose 04 boli once only Drug administration Intrauterine No.
As I expected, the system says no, except for the old or disabled who can opt for assisted delivery. Furthermore there is a PS20 administration charge unless a theft is reported within ten days.
Treatment of HIV infection does not require clinical skills such as assessing the cervical dilation of a woman in labour, or performing a caesarean section or assisted delivery.
Majority of the pregnancies with polyhydramnios end up with normal vaginal delivery but still every tenth patient will be delivered by either instrument assisted delivery or cesarean section.
A need to identify the RN's responsibilities when encountering an uncomplicated, spontaneous assisted delivery in the ED was expressed by two patient care specialists (PCS) working in two different off site campuses.
Children born late are generally larger, and more often need a Caesarian section or an assisted delivery. Studies have shown that post-term births are associated with neonatal morbidity and mortality.
Experts found that an epidural, or combined spinal epidural and inhaled gas and air, effectively managed pain in labour but resulted in higher rates of assisted delivery, the Daily Express reported.
FDA public health advisory: need for caution when using vacuum assisted delivery devices.
Risk factors for OBPP include macrosomia, assisted delivery or breech presentation, prolonged labor, excessive maternal weight gain, cephalopelvic disproportion, and subsequent shoulder dystocia.