The morbidity associated with vaginal delivery, especially instrumental vaginal delivery, has received considerable attention over the last decade and the incidence of operative delivery
continues to decrease in the United States.
Neonatal outcomes were generally favorable, but these young women had a high rate of operative delivery
(62%, compared with our institutional rate of 33%) due to the failure to achieve undetectable viral load (Am.
CHICAGO--Monitoring and labor induction produce comparable neonatal outcome and operative delivery
rates in women with suspected intrauterine growth restriction at term, based on the multicenter randomized DIGITAT study.
The primary outcome was the rate of operative delivery
Similarly, the operative delivery
rate (which included cesarean plus instrumental assisted vaginal delivery) was 49%, 45%, and 45% in the low-, moderate-, and high-pain groups, respectively; these values were not significantly different.
iatrogenic prematurity, shoulder dystocia, and operative delivery
, as well as all the verbal and written communications that are involved with each of these areas.
Women who had an episiotomy or who required operative delivery