delivery

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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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Although not randomized, another more recent study at Georgetown University showed that high-fidelity simulation training improved resident performance of vaginal breech delivery.
However, with potential risks to mothers in future pregnancies being identified, it seems reasonable to offer women the option of a planned vaginal breech delivery at term provided strict selection criteria are met.
One said she had a safe and successful home birth with the same complication as Koberstein - a footling breech delivery where the baby emerges feet first.
Unfortunately, the experience needed or desired to support a woman with a vaginal breech delivery is becoming harder to find as doctors and obstetricians rely on cesarean sections to be the only option available for breech babies.
Pugh's failure to seek medical help during the breech delivery in the bathroom of her former home at 263 Purchase St.
I also explained to the girl that I am not a person of great stamina and the pain from my tooth could be favorably compared to that of a breech delivery, as it has been explained to me.
A woman in labor, waiting at home for her husband to take her to the hospital, delivered the baby herself after her contractions progressed quickly and she realized it was a breech delivery.
According to the lawsuit, hospital staff failed to recognize that Jeremy was positioned for a breech delivery, failed to recognize signs of fetal distress and failed to deliver him by Caesarian section in a timely way.
Neonatal encephalopathy is an uncommon complication of unplanned breech delivery.
It then covers complications such as recurrent spontaneous abortion, preeclampsia and eclampsia, postpartum hemorrhage, emergency care, blood group alloimmunizations, multiple gestations, prevention and management of preterm birth, placental disorders, prolonged pregnancy, cesarean and breech delivery, analgesia and anesthesia, and neonatal encephalopathy and cerebral palsy, ending with amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling procedures and fetal surgery.
Turning breech babies round using special techniques or counselling the mum about the advantages and disadvantages of a breech delivery Offering normal deliveries to women who've had a previous caesarean section and ensuring they are well supported during labour and delivery.
A population-based study by researchers at the University of Bergen, Norway, found the intergenerational recurrence risk of breech delivery in offspring was equally high when transmitted through fathers and mothers.