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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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In a series of 796 consecutive women with induced labor who requested early pain relief, the operative delivery rates were similar in those who did and did not receive early labor epidural analgesia (28% and 27%, respectively), Dr.
These individuals often demonstrate strong group cohesion and may be skeptical of the benefits of hospital birthing practices including intravenous access, oxytocin administration, epidural anesthesia, and operative delivery.
because many have high-risk sexual behaviors, and when they become pregnant, they are at high risk for operative delivery due to inadequate viral suppression.
Minaglia, of the division of female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, encouraged a further minimization of modifiable risk factors such as episiotomy and operative delivery to minimize long-term harm associated with sphincter laceration.
Although there are no controlled studies validating the best course of management in such cases, there seems to be agreement that vaginal delivery can be attempted in the absence of other obstetrical indications for operative delivery.
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 FDA will not, however, require the manufacturer to submit data on operative delivery rates, which is something its advisory panel recommended in June.
I believe that declining experience in operative delivery is behind many lasting problems.
The primary outcome was the rate of operative delivery.
The panel called for education, certification of clinicians, and postmarketing surveillance of rates of operative delivery, fetal acidemia, and neonatal encephalopathy.