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ALLMedicine™ Breech Delivery Center

Research & Reviews  94 results

Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome.
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Voutetakis A

Jul 10th, 2021 - Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS) is a distinct developmental defect of the pituitary gland identified by magnetic resonance imaging and characterized by a thin, interrupted, attenuated or absent pituitary stalk, hypoplasia or aplasia o...

Maternal and neonatal outcomes in the following delivery after previous preterm caesare...
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology : the Journal of Th... Toijonen A, Hinnenberg P et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - The objective of this retrospective, nationwide Finnish population-based cohort study was to determine whether there is an association between preterm caesarean breech delivery in the first pregnancy and maternal and neonatal morbidity in the subs...

Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome and liver changes: From clinical features to mech...
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Wu ZY, Li YL et. al.

Dec 15th, 2020 - Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS) is a rare congenital abnormality characterized by thinning or disappearance of the pituitary stalk, hypoplasia of the anterior pituitary and an ectopic posterior pituitary. Although the etiology of PSIS...

Preferences and perspectives on vaginal breech delivery in Ghana.
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the ... Lawrence ER, Appiah-Kubi A et. al.

Nov 15th, 2020 - To evaluate obstetrician/gynecologist and midwife perspectives and experiences with vaginal breech deliveries in Ghana. Respondents completed a survey on their experiences, training, comfort levels, and decision making about vaginal breech deliver...

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Guidelines  3 results

External Cephalic Version: ACOG Practice Bulletin, Number 221.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Apr 26th, 2020 - In the United States, there is a widespread belief that the overall cesarean birth rate is higher than necessary. Efforts are being directed toward decreasing the number of these procedures, in part by encouraging physicians to make changes in the...

ACOG Committee Opinion No. 745 Summary: Mode of Term Singleton Breech Delivery.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 26th, 2018 - There is a trend in the United States to perform cesarean delivery for term singleton fetuses in a breech presentation. The number of practitioners with the skills and experience to perform vaginal breech delivery has decreased. The decision regar...

Vaginal delivery of breech presentation.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Kotaska A, Menticoglou S et. al.

Aug 4th, 2009 - To review the physiology of breech birth; to discern the risks and benefits of a trial of labour versus planned Caesarean section; and to recommend to obstetricians, family physicians, midwives, obstetrical nurses, anaesthesiologists, pediatrician...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Study to Evaluate is ECV Success is Improved and the Side Effects Reduced With the Use of IV NTGL Versus Terbutaline

Jun 14th, 2017 - Breech presentation occurs in approximately 3-4% of all births and all women with breech presentation at term undergo cesarean delivery. The only way to avoid a cesarean is to manually turn the baby prior to the date of delivery, a procedure known...

The Effect of Combined Spinal-Epidural Analgesia on the Success of External Cephalic Version (ECV) for Breech Position

Jun 13th, 2013 - At term 2 to 3% of singleton pregnancies are in breech presentation. Many of these deliveries are managed by cesarean delivery due to higher neonatal morbidity associated with vaginal breech delivery. Cesarean delivery, the safer option for the ba...

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News  11 results

Higher Cesarean Delivery Rates May Be OK

Dec 2nd, 2015 - An analysis of data from World Health Organization (WHO) member states suggests that national cesarean delivery rates of approximately 19 per 100 live births are associated with lower maternal or neonatal mortality. This number stands in contrast ...

Baby City: Laboring and Delivering in Residency

May 22nd, 2015 - It's hard to resist a book whose protagonist opens with the line, "I am going to make this medical student cry." Written from the perspective of a jaded senior resident in obstetrics/gynecology, "Baby City" is billed as fiction but contains quite ...

Cesarean Without Labor Safest for Breech Delivery

Apr 17th, 2015 - In cases of breech presentation, planned cesarean delivery is associated with fewer adverse outcomes than vaginal delivery or cesarean delivery during labor, according to a study of 52,671 breech births. Moreover, a new review of several studies, ...

Dutch study clarifies risk of attempted vaginal birth of breech fetus

Oct 1st, 2014 - Should a baby that presents breech at term be delivered vaginally or by cesarean delivery? In October 2000, results of the Term Breech Trial (TBT), the largest randomized controlled trial to investigate the effect of delivery mode for term breech.

Mediolateral episiotomy shines in 10-year Netherlands analysis
MDedge ObGyn;

Aug 12th, 2014 - The Netherlands analysis excluded women with preterm delivery, stillbirth, multiple gestation, transverse position, and breech delivery, as well as women whose deliveries involved both forceps and vacuum and women who had a midline episiotomy. Fac.

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