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Women are four times more likely to suffer a VTE after a cesarean-section compared to a vaginal birth, according to a new study. Roughly one-third of all births in Europe and North America now occur v...
Women are four times more likely to suffer a VTE after a cesarean-section compared to a vaginal birth, according to a new study in Chest.
BOSTON — Even though nearly one in three infants born in the United States is delivered through cesarean section, the procedure is associated with increased health risks for mothers and babies &...
(HealthDay)—A smartphone app developed as part of a Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) program is associated with shorter length of stay after cesarean section, according to a study presented at the ...
Children delivered by Cesarean section may have an increased risk for obesity compared to children born vaginally, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessio...
THURSDAY, Sept. 29, 2016 -- Doctors routinely give an antibiotic before a cesarean-section, the surgical delivery of a baby, to prevent infection in the mother. But, a new study suggests that adding a...
NEW ORLEANS — Children delivered by cesarean section may be more likely to develop overweight or obesity compared with children delivered vaginally, according to study findings presented at the Amer...
Picture this as a 1,000 point challenge on Jeopardy! Category: U.S. Healthcare. The answer is... “Though it’s the most common reason for hospitalization in the U.S., this surgical procedure is NOT...
We found cesarean section (C-section) surgical site infection (SSI) at our institution was significantly higher than the national benchmark.
A cesarean section rate of up to 19.4% is reported worldwide. Surgical site infection occurs with rates of up to 13.5%. Plastic-sheath wound retractors show reduced rates of surgical site infections i...
A cesarean section (C-section) is performed to deliver a baby through the mother's abdomen. In recent years, the rate of incidences requiring a C-section is steadily increasing all over the world. Adv...
To evaluate the efficacy of pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) in relation to reducing postoperative pain, analgesic use, and wound healing in patients undergoing Cesarean section (C-section).
Trial of labor (TOL) is an option in most deliveries after a previous cesarean section (CS). The Medical Birth Registry of Norway (MBRN) has received compulsory notification of all deliveries in the c...