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Cesarean delivery and peripartum hysterectomy.

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OBJECTIVE: To estimate the national incidence of peripartum hysterectomy and quantify the risk associated with cesarean deliveries and other factors. METHODS: A population-based, matched case-control study using the United Kingdom Obstetric Surveillance System, including 318 women in the United Kingdom who underwent peripartum hysterectomy between February 2005 and February 2006 and 614 matched control women. RESULTS: The incidence of peripartum hysterectomy was 4.1 cases per 10,000 births (...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
Author
Journal:
Obstetrics and gynecology
Volume:
111
Issue:
1
Pages:
97-105
Publication date:
2008-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-233X
ISSN:
0029-7844
Source identifiers:
236737
Language:
English
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uuid:3a1fd895-ba2e-4de7-92b7-3c9df45207a0
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pubs:236737
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2012-12-19

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