The maximum duration of augmentation with oxytocin also has been extended, based on studies that demonstrated increased vaginal delivery rates
Cohen, adding that she believes that COMET's high instrumental delivery rate
may be the result of a more lenient obstetric protocol for instrumental deliveries.
Although the PSC's decision increases electric delivery rates
by approximately 2.
On a positive note: The most recent data available from the National Center for Health Statistics suggest that the cesarean delivery rate
has dropped slightly: from 32.
This problem was addressed in the 1980s, when the cesarean delivery rate
was thought to be approaching an excessive number.
The groups were also similar to a comparison group of 503 women with spontaneous labor who had a 21% operative delivery rate
, significantly lower than the rates in the induced labor groups, he noted.
The wide variation in the cesarean delivery rate
from country to country, worldwide (TABLE), suggests that cultural and medical factors play a dominant role in determining that rate.
Early neuraxial analgesia provided better pain relief, was associated with a shorter labor, and did not increase the cesarean delivery rate
when compared with systemic opioid analgesia in a large, randomized trial.
Delmarva Power today announced that it will implement its electric delivery rate
increase request, effective April 19, 2010, which will be subject to refund, with interest, following Delaware Public Service Commission's review.
The community hospital had twice the rate of cesarean deliveries, fewer multiparous mothers, a lower operative vaginal delivery rate
, and smaller babies, factors usually associated with lower rates of shoulder dystocia.
WASHINGTON -- Pepco today asked the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) to authorize an increase in distribution rates in Maryland, only the third delivery rate
increase in more than 12 years.
Second, the total cesarean delivery rate
jumped 7% between 2000 and 2001 to 24.