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We aimed to determine whether patient-reported quality of recovery differed between spontaneous and operative vaginal delivery. We also aimed to psychometrically evaluate the Obstetric Quality of Recovery-10 scoring tool (ObsQoR-10) for use in this setting.
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Name: Journal of clinical anesthesia
Vacuum and forceps assisted vaginal deliveries are reported to increase the incidence of postpartum infections and maternal readmission to hospital compared to spontaneous vaginal delivery. Prophylact...
A high-fidelity simulator is described here, specifically designed for vacuum extraction and forceps delivery training. The main purpose behind its development is to remedy the current limited opportu...
To evaluate the mode of delivery and stillbirth rates over time among women with obstetric fistula DESIGN: Retrospective record review SETTING: Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Somalia, South ...
To report the experience of vaginal cesarean delivery and describe the surgical technique.
During pregnancy, the vaginal microbiota is relative stable. However, African women have more diverse vaginal microbiota than their European counterparts, in addition to high HIV prevalence and risk o...
Induction of labour at term is a common obstetric intervention. Induction of labour is the artificial initiation of labour before its spontaneous onset for the purpose of delivery of the f...
Introduction: The frequency of fetuses in occiput posterior position during labor is approximately 20 %, in which 5% remain occiput posterior at the end of labor. Occiput posterior positi...
Comparison of effectiveness of placental blood drainage after spontaneous vaginal delivery in decreasing the duration, blood loss,and complications of the third stage, against no drainage ...
The mechanical demands placed on the pelvic floor structures during vaginal delivery often exceed physiological tissue limits, resulting in maternal childbirth trauma, considerable postpar...
To the best of the investigators knowledge the average level of physical activity (PA) of parturients recovering from a cesarean delivery or after a normal spontaneous vaginal delivery (NS...
Delivery of the FETUS and PLACENTA under the care of an obstetrician or a health worker. Obstetric deliveries may involve physical, psychological, medical, or surgical interventions.
An incision of the posterior vaginal wall and a portion of the pudenda which enlarges the vaginal introitus to facilitate delivery and prevent lacerations.
The elimination of PAIN, without the loss of CONSCIOUSNESS, during OBSTETRIC LABOR; OBSTETRIC DELIVERY; or the POSTPARTUM PERIOD, usually through the administration of ANALGESICS.
Comparison of various psychological, sociological, or cultural factors in order to assess the similarities or diversities occurring in two or more different cultures or societies.
The repetitive uterine contraction during childbirth which is associated with the progressive dilation of the uterine cervix (CERVIX UTERI). Successful labor results in the expulsion of the FETUS and PLACENTA. Obstetric labor can be spontaneous or induced (LABOR, INDUCED).
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Fertility Menopause Obstetrics & Gynaecology Osteoporosis Women's Health Obstetrics and gynaecology comprises the care of the pregnant woman, her unborn child and the management of diseases specific to women. Most consultant...