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dc.contributor.authorChongsuvivatwong, V.en
dc.contributor.authorBachtiar, H.en
dc.contributor.authorChowdhury, M.en
dc.contributor.authorFernando, S.en
dc.contributor.authorSuwanrath, C.en
dc.contributor.authorKor-anantakul, O.en
dc.contributor.authorTuan, L.en
dc.contributor.authorLim, A.en
dc.contributor.authorLumbiganon, P.en
dc.contributor.authorManandhar, B.en
dc.contributor.authorMuchtar, M.en
dc.contributor.authorNahar, L.en
dc.contributor.authorNguyen, T.en
dc.contributor.authorFang, P.en
dc.contributor.authorPrasertcharoensuk, W.en
dc.contributor.authorRadnaabarzar, E.en
dc.contributor.authorSibuea, D.en
dc.contributor.authorThan, K.en
dc.contributor.authorTharnpaisan, P.en
dc.contributor.authorTran, T.en
dc.contributor.authoret al.en
dc.date.issued2010en
dc.identifier.citationJournal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research (online), 2010; 36(1):45-51en
dc.identifier.issn1447-0756en
dc.identifier.issn1447-0756en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2440/75077-
dc.description.abstractAIM: To compare the mortality, morbidity of emergency and elective cesarean section with vaginal delivery among Asian teaching hospitals METHODS: Hospital based prospective study at 12 centers of 9 countries. RESULTS: 12 591 vaginal deliveries, 3062 elective and 4328 emergency cesarean section were followed up to 5 days postpartum. Maternal deaths (95% CI) per 1000 births among vaginal deliveries being 0.47 (0.17, 1.03) was not significantly different from 0.31 (0.01, 1.73) of elective cesarean section and both rates were significantly lower than 2.87 (1.53, 4.91) per 1000 births of emergency section. The vaginal delivery group had significantly lower incidences of all major complication except significantly higher chance of secondary operations and non-significantly different risk for endometritis. Corresponding neonatal mortality per 1000 deliveries among the three groups were 7 (5.6, 8.6), 2.2 (0.9, 4.6) and 12.4 (9.3, 16.2) (P < 0.001). Vaginal delivery also had higher rates of severe asphyxia and palsy than elective cesarean section. CONCLUSION: Maternal complications were increased by cesarean delivery but elective section may reduce neonatal complication.en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityVirasakdi Chongsuvivatwong... Tran Son Thach... et al.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBlackwell Publishing Asiaen
dc.rights© 2010 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2010 Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecologyen
dc.subjectCesarean section; maternal complications; neonatal complications; neonatal mortality; vaginal deliveryen
dc.titleMaternal and fetal mortality and complication s associated with cesarean section deliveries in teaching hospitalsen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.identifier.rmid0020123230en
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/j.1447-0756.2009.01100.xen
dc.identifier.pubid22442-
pubs.library.collectionObstetrics and Gynaecology publicationsen
pubs.verification-statusVerifieden
pubs.publication-statusPublisheden
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