TITLE

The economic case for planned cesarean section for breech presentation at term

AUTHOR(S)
Henderson, Jane; Petrou, Stavros
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/11/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 8, p1118
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on a study of the costs incurred by the 2 arms of the Term Breech Trial conducted by Roberto Palencia et al. The Term Breech Trial compared the efficacy of planned caesarean section with that of planned vaginal delivery for breech presentation at term. The difference in costs between the two delivery methods is stated.
ACCESSION #
20879491

 

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