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Antenatal and intrapartum prediction of shoulder dystocia.

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OBJECTIVES: To (1) develop algorithms to calculate the risk of shoulder dystocia at individual deliveries; (2) evaluate screening for shoulder dystocia. STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective analysis of 40284 consecutive term cephalic singleton pregnancies using a 'train and test' method. Four models were derived using logistic regression and tested (birthweight alone; birthweight and other independent antenatal variables; birthweight and all independent antenatal and intrapartum variables; and all in...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
Author
Journal:
European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology
Volume:
151
Issue:
2
Pages:
134-139
Publication date:
2010-08-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1872-7654
ISSN:
0301-2115
Source identifiers:
236783
Language:
English
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pubs:236783
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uuid:a8407a47-54fe-466c-8e70-325b19ca1741
Local pid:
pubs:236783
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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