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- Once a caesarean always a caesarean? // Australian Parents;Jun/Jul2000, Issue 116, p45
Focuses on studies which challenge the assumption that once a woman had a caesarian section she will always have to have one.
- cesarean-obtained barrier-sustained. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p414
An encyclopedia entry for "cesarean-obtained barrier-sustained (COBS)," which refers to animals delivered sterilely by cesarean section and maintained in sanitized environment, is presented.
- High Cesarean Section Rates In Brazil Result in Large Part From Nonclinical Factors. Estrin, D. // International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar2000, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p47
Links high cesarean section rates in Brazil to non-clinical factors. Higher risks for cesarean section among women aged 20 and older; Number of living children; Mothers' experiencing of a stillbirth.
- One-Layer Closure of Low Segment Transverse Uterine Incision by the Lembert Technique. Batioglu, S.; Kuscu, E.; Duran, E.H.; Haberal, A. // Journal of Gynecologic Surgery;Spring98, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p11
Presents information on a study which evaluated the closure of the Kerr incision in Cesarean section with the Lembert stitch technique. Materials and methods; Results and discussion.
- Another risk for caesarean scars. Robinson, Jean // AIMS Journal;2004, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p16
Discusses the rising rate of cesarean section and the risk of scar endometriosis.
- Giving steroids before elective caesarean section. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/24/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7518, p645
Looks at how the caesarean section rate in developed countries have been rising. Suggestion that the increased rate of caesarean sections may be a result of improved techniques to control haemorrhage, infection and thromboembolism; Review of how the effects of surgical delivery on the baby...
- CITATIONS AND CLINICIANS' NOTES: OBSTETRICS--LABOR AND DELIVERY. Akmal, S.; Kametas, N.; Tsoi, E.; Althabe, F.; Belizan, J. M.; Villar, J. // Current Medical Literature: Gynecology & Obstetrics;2005, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p44
Discusses two medical research on labor and delivery. "Ultrasonographic Occiput Position in Early Labor in the Prediction of Caesarean Section," by S. Akmal, N. Kametas and E. Tsoi and "Mandatory Second Opinion to Reduce Rates of Unnecessary Caesarean Sections in Latin America: A Cluster...
- Pain Management After Cesarean Delivery. Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;2/15/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p802
Discusses research being done on pain management after caesarean delivery. Reference to a study by N. P. Yost et al published in the May 2004 issue of the "American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology"; Pain management strategies used in the study; Number of women who participated in the...
- Metformin and human uterine contractility. Hehir, Mark; Morrison, John // Endocrine (1355008X);Dec2012, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p761
The article reports on a study that was conducted to evaluate the effect of metformin on human uterine contractility in vitro. The study analyzed biopsies of human myometrium obtained at elective cesarean section in the third trimester of pregnancy. The results of the study indicated that...