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Delivery

The tender and receipt of an actual commodity or financial instrument in settlement of a futures contract.

Delivery

The transfer of a security or an underlying asset to a buyer. The term is often used in options, forward, and futures contracts, in which payment and delivery are separated by a relatively long period of time. Most of the time, however, delivery does not occur, as most traders offset their positions with opposite contracts.

delivery

1. The transfer of a security to an investor's broker in order to satisfy an executed sell order. Delivery is required by the settlement date.
2. The transfer of a specified commodity in order to meet the requirements of a commodity contract that has been sold.

delivery

The transfer of possession from one person to another.Deeds and leases require delivery before they are effective. Delivery does not depend on manual transfer, but does depend on the intent of the parties. Deeds are delivered when placed within the possession or control of the grantee in such a manner that the grantor cannot regain possession or control.

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Currently the scope of practice of a professional nurse with midwifery (the vast majority of nursing staff running maternity units) does not allow them to perform assisted delivery and manual vacuum aspiration.
There is an absolute lack of advanced midwives and medical officers with the appropriate skills to perform an assisted delivery or caesarean section safely.
We suggest that OBPP should be kept in mind in cases with difficult and assisted delivery, and should be treated with conservative methods as soon as possible.
The risk of muscle tearing was slightly lower among those whose birth had been assisted with a ventouse - a suction cup, which fits on the baby's head - than those who did not have an assisted delivery.
We prefer reducing the length of the second stage by an assisted delivery to limit the strain on the heart.
We also carried out analysis to explore independent risk factors for low birth-weight, assisted delivery (i.
Mothers who gave birth during regular hours were 43% more likely to have an instrumentally assisted delivery, 10% more likely to have an episiotomy, 86% more likely to have drug-augmented labor, and 30% more likely to experience severe tearing, the report indicates.
Recent figures for births without any form of intervention - including induction, Caesarean section, assisted delivery or any form of anaesthetic - show just 44 per cent achieve a natural delivery.
The determination about whether to provide assisted delivery by forceps or vacuum is usually left to physicians, but women could become more active participants in the decision-making process if they were informed beforehand about the varying risks of later incontinence before these procedures were performed.
The assisted delivery rate, including delivery by traditional midwives, has increased by 3 percent since 2008, from 61 percent to 64 percent.
Major risk factors identified were; home and assisted delivery 5 (75%), consanguinity 10 (50%), infections 8 (40%) and lack of antenatal care 6 (30%).