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Multiple repeat caesarean section in the UK: Incidence and consequences to mother and child. A national, prospective, cohort study

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Objective To estimate the incidence of multiple repeat caesarean section (MRCS) (five or more) in the UK and to describe the outcomes for women and their babies relative to women having fewer repeat caesarean sections. Design A national population-based prospective cohort study using the UK Obstetric Surveillance System (UKOSS). Setting All UK hospitals with consultant-led maternity units. Population Ninety-four women having their fifth or greater MRCS between January 2009 and December 2009, ...

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10.1111/1471-0528.12010

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Journal:
BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume:
120
Issue:
1
Pages:
85-91
Publication date:
2013-01-05
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EISSN:
1471-0528
ISSN:
1470-0328
URN:
uuid:02d7f045-5bc9-42d0-9ae2-d1fe1e973cad
Source identifiers:
371601
Local pid:
pubs:371601

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