TITLE

Neonatal jaundice in association with oxytocin stimulation of labour and operative delivery

AUTHOR(S)
Friedman, E.A.; Sachtleben, M.R.
PUB. DATE
January 1976
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;1/24/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6003, p198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the association of neonatal jaundice with oxytocin stimulation of labor and operative delivery. Incidence of bilirubinaemia; Cause of focal hemorrhages; Complications in the use of traumatic methods of mid-forceps or assisted breech during delivery.
ACCESSION #
4935497

 

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