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Evaluation of a Quality Improvement Intervention to Increase Vaginal Birth for Twins.

Obstet Gynecol 2018 Jul;132(1):85-93

Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Objective: To evaluate whether there was an association between the systematic promotion of twin vaginal delivery and an increase in the rates of twin vaginal birth.

Methods: We conducted a retrospective cohort study. We implemented a quality improvement initiative promoting twin vaginal delivery at an academic tertiary care center in 2013. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002680DOI Listing
July 2018
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Delivery of the second twin: influence of presentation on neonatal outcome, a case controlled study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2018 May 18;18(1):176. Epub 2018 May 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN), Paracelsus Medical University, Muellner Hauptstr. 48, A-5020, Salzburg, Austria.

Background: Spontaneous vaginal twin delivery after 32nd week of gestation is safe when first twin presenting cephalic. Aim of this study is to identify obstetric factors influencing the condition of second twin and to verify whether non-cephalic presentation and vaginal breech delivery of the second twin is safe.

Methods: This is a retrospective case controlled cohort study of 717 uncomplicated twin deliveries ≥32 + 0 weeks of gestation from 2005 to 2014 in two tertiary perinatal centers. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-018-1815-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5960113PMC
May 2018
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[E.G. Simon in reply to the article by L. Hejl et al.: Vaginal delivery in case of breech presentation: impact of a service's incentive. Gynecol Obstet Fertil Senol 2017;45(11):596-603].

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E G Simon

Gynecol Obstet Fertil Senol 2018 02 19;46(2):133-134. Epub 2018 Jan 19.

Pôle de gynécologie obstétrique, médecine fœtale, reproduction et génétique, CHRU de Tours, 2, boulevard Tonnellé, 37044 Tours cedex 9, France; UMR Inserm U930, université de Tours, 2, boulevard Tonnellé, 37044 Tours cedex 9, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gofs.2017.12.007DOI Listing
February 2018
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Internal Podalic Version and Breech Extraction: Enhancing Realistic Sensations in a Simulation Model.

Obstet Gynecol 2018 02;131(2):360-363

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pediatrics, and Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, and Managing Obstetrical Emergencies and Trauma (MOET), Stichting MOET, Tilburg, the Netherlands.

Background: Experience with internal podalic version and breech extraction is diminishing, especially in the younger generation of obstetricians. Simulation training is essential to teach and maintain these skills.

Instrument: We present a mannequin-based simulation method that enhances realistic sensations during training. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002424DOI Listing
February 2018
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Labor and Delivery of Twin Pregnancies.

Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 2017 Dec;44(4):645-654

Maternal Fetal Medicine Associates, PLLC, and The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 70 East 90th Street, New York, NY 10128, USA. Electronic address:

Obstetricians who care for twin pregnancies should be aware of the challenges that may arise during the labor and delivery. With recognition of these issues and proper training, providers should be able to help women with twin pregnancies achieve a safe delivery for them and their babies. With the use of breech extraction of the second twin and active management of the second stage of labor, women with twin pregnancies can also achieve a high vaginal delivery rate of both twins. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ogc.2017.08.004DOI Listing
December 2017
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Proportion and factors associated with low fifth minute Apgar score among singleton newborn babies in Gondar University referral hospital; North West Ethiopia.

Afr Health Sci 2017 Mar;17(1):1-6

Department of Midwifery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Ethiopia.

Back Ground: New born babies with low Apgar scores are at an increased risk of perinatal morbidity and mortality.

Objective: To assess proportion and factors associated with low 5 minute Apgar Apgar score among singleton newborn babies in Gondar University referral hospital; North West Ethiopia.

Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted on singleton 261 live births from March - May, 2013. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ahs.v17i1.2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5636237PMC
March 2017
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Vaginal breech delivery at term and neonatal morbidity and mortality - a population-based cohort study in Sweden.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2019 Jan 22;32(2):265-270. Epub 2017 Sep 22.

c Karolinska University Hospital , Stockholm , Sweden.

Introduction: The routine to deliver almost all term breech cases by elective cesarean section (CS) has continued to be debated due to the risk of maternal and neonatal complications. The aims of the study were (1) to investigate if mode of delivery impacts on the risk of morbidity and mortality among term infants in breech presentation and (2) to compare the rates of severe neonatal complications and mortality in relation to presentation and mode of delivery.

Methods: This population-based cohort study used data from the Swedish Medical Birth Register. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2017.1378328DOI Listing
January 2019
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Twin vaginal delivery: innovate or abdicate.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017 05 7;216(5):484-488.e4. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Neonatal safety data along with national guidelines have prompted renewed interest in vaginal delivery of twins, particularly in the case of the noncephalic second twin. Yet, the rising rate of twin cesarean deliveries, coupled with the national decline in operative obstetrics, raises concerns about the availability of providers who are skilled in twin vaginal birth. Providers are key stakeholders for increasing rates of twin vaginal delivery. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2017.01.041DOI Listing
May 2017
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Reverse breech extraction versus the standard approach of pushing the impacted fetal head up through the vagina in caesarean section for obstructed labour: A randomised controlled trial.

J Obstet Gynaecol 2017 May 31;37(4):459-463. Epub 2017 Jan 31.

c Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department , Al-Ahrar District General Hospital , Zagazig , Egypt.

The objective of this study was to assess effectiveness and safety of the reverse breech extraction approach in Caesarean section for obstructed labour, and compare it with the standard approach of pushing the fetal head up through the vagina. This randomised controlled trial included 192 women. In 96, the baby was delivered by the 'reverse breech extraction approach', and in the remaining 96, by the 'standard approach'. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01443615.2016.1256958DOI Listing
May 2017
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Locked twins: successful vaginal delivery of both twins after Zavanelli manoeuvre of Twin B.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2016 Dec 28;207:236-237. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

Université de Lille, Faculté de Médecine, Lille, France; Service de gynécologie-obstétrique, CHU Lille, Lille, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2016.10.035DOI Listing
December 2016
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Techniques for assisting difficult delivery at caesarean section.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2016 Jan 31(1):CD004944. Epub 2016 Jan 31.

Women's and Children's Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Haydown Road, Elizabeth, SA, Australia.

Background: Caesarean section involves making an incision in the woman's abdomen and cutting through the uterine muscle. The baby is then delivered through that incision. Difficult caesarean birth may result in injury for the infant or complications for the mother. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD004944.pub3DOI Listing
January 2016
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[G. Bleu and D. Subtil in reply to the correspondence by D. Riethmuller on their article entitled: Assessment of vacuum-assisted delivery in a frank breech presentation. Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015;43:123-7].

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G Bleu D Subtil

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Oct 26;43(10):689. Epub 2015 Sep 26.

Pôle femme-mère-nouveau-né, hôpital Jeanne-de-Flandre, CHRU de Lille, 1, rue Eugène-Avinée, 59037 Lille cedex, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gyobfe.2015.08.007DOI Listing
October 2015
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[Training achieves an internal version and a total breech extraction at birth of second twin].

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Oct 26;43(10):646-51. Epub 2015 Sep 26.

Département de gynécologie-obstétrique, hôpital Maison-Blanche, université de Reims-Champagne-Ardennes, 45, rue Cognacq-Jay, 51092 Reims cedex, France.

Objectives: To evaluate French residents in obstetrics and gynaecology's training to internal version and breech extraction during vaginal delivery of the second twin.

Methods: A national descriptive survey conducted among 1064 residents between July and October 2014. Respondents were invited by email to specify the type of theoretical and practical training they had received, their university hospital obstetrical practices and the number of vaginal internal version and breech extraction of the second twin they had seen and performed. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gyobfe.2015.08.002DOI Listing
October 2015
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Risk factors for cesarean section and instrumental vaginal delivery after successful external cephalic version.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2016 27;29(12):2005-7. Epub 2015 Aug 27.

b Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Academic Medical Center , Amsterdam , The Netherlands .

Aim of this article is to examine if we could identify factors that predict cesarean section and instrumental vaginal delivery in women who had a successful external cephalic version. We used data from a previous randomized trial among 25 hospitals and their referring midwife practices in the Netherlands. With the data of this trial, we performed a cohort study among women attempting vaginal delivery after successful ECV. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2015.1072160DOI Listing
January 2017
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Comparison of techniques used to deliver a deeply impacted fetal head at full dilation: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

BJOG 2016 Feb 24;123(3):337-45. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

Background: Second-stage caesarean section with a deeply impacted fetal head is associated with maternal and neonatal complications.

Objectives: Systematic review and meta-analysis to identify, appraise and synthesise existing evidence that evaluated various techniques of delivering a baby with a deeply impacted head at full-dilation caesarean section. The primary outcome was uterine extension and secondary outcomes were other maternal and neonatal morbidities. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.13593DOI Listing
February 2016
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Fetal presentation and successful twin vaginal delivery.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016 Jan 18;214(1):116.e1-116.e10. Epub 2015 Aug 18.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Background: Despite the demonstrated safety of a trial of labor for pregnancies with a vertex-presenting twin and clinical guidelines in support of this plan, the rate of planned cesarean delivery for twin pregnancies remains high. This high rate, as well as variation in cesarean rates for twin pregnancies across providers, may be influenced strongly by concern about delivery of the second twin, particularly when it is in a nonvertex presentation. There are limited data in the literature that has examined the impact of the position of the nonpresenting twin on successful vaginal delivery or maternal/neonatal morbidity. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2015.08.017DOI Listing
January 2016
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[D. Riethmuller in reply to the article by G. Bleu et al.: Assessment of vacuum-assisted delivery in a Frank breech presentation. Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015;43:123-7].

Authors:
D Riethmuller

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Oct 23;43(10):688-9. Epub 2015 Jul 23.

Pôle Mère-Femme, CHRU de Besançon, 3, boulevard Fleming, 25000 Besançon, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gyobfe.2015.04.015DOI Listing
October 2015
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Is the risk of obstetric anal sphincter injuries increased in vaginal twin deliveries?

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2016 28;29(10):1700-3. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

a Division of Feto Maternal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, University of Toronto , Toronto , Ontario , Canada.

Objective: Vaginal twin deliveries have a higher rate of intrapartum interventions. We aimed to determine whether these characteristics are associated with an increased rate of obstetric anal sphincter injuries compared with singleton.

Study Design: Retrospective study of all twin pregnancies undergoing vaginal delivery trial was conducted from January 2000-September 2014. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2015.1059813DOI Listing
December 2016
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[Second twin delivery in cephalic presentation. Apropos of a series of 127 patients].

J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 2016 Mar 28;45(3):291-9. Epub 2015 Apr 28.

Hôpital Jean-Minjoz, pôle mère-femme, CHRU de Besançon, 3, boulevard Fleming, 25000 Besançon, France. Electronic address:

Introduction: In 2009, the French National College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (CNGOF) clinical practice guidelines encouraged the active management of the second twin (T2) in high and mobile cephalic presentation (CP) by performing systematic internal maneuvers. In our department, this type of management is less frequent as whenever T2 is not delivered spontaneously after a short time interval, an instrumental extraction is realized.

Materials And Methods: We analyzed our practice for 5 years upon 127 twin pregnancies with a trial of vaginal delivery for T2 in CP. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jgyn.2015.04.002DOI Listing
March 2016
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Management of twins: vaginal or cesarean delivery?

Clin Obstet Gynecol 2015 Jun;58(2):294-308

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

Recent level I evidence from a single randomized-controlled trial has shown that there is no difference in fetal or neonatal outcomes (composite of fetal/neonatal death or serious neonatal morbidity) between planned cesarean delivery and planned vaginal delivery for twins between 32 and 38 6/7 weeks. As long as the presenting twin is vertex, vaginal delivery should be considered regardless of the presentation of the second twin. To avoid unnecessary cesarean deliveries and maternal morbidity, it is important to continue to train residents to perform obstetrics maneuvers necessary for vaginal delivery of twins such as vaginal breech extraction. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000105DOI Listing
June 2015
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[L. Marpeau in reply to the article by G. Bleu et al.: Assessment of vacuum-assisted delivery in a Frank breech presentation. Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015;43:123-7].

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L Marpeau

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Apr 26;43(4):333-4. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Service de gynécologie-obstétrique, CHU Charles-Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gyobfe.2015.03.002DOI Listing
April 2015
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[G. Bleu et D. Subtil in reply to the correspondence by L. Marpeau on their article entitled: Assessment of vacuum-assisted delivery in a Frank breech presentation. Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015;43:123-7].

Authors:
G Bleu D Subtil

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Apr 26;43(4):334. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Pôle femme-mère-nouveau-né, hôpital Jeanne-de-Flandre, CHRU de Lille, 1, rue Eugène-Avinée, 59037 Lille cedex, France.

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April 2015
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Does advanced operative obstetrics still have a place in contemporary practice?

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2015 Apr;27(2):115-20

aDepartment of Women's and Children's Health, Institute of Translational Medicine, University of Liverpool bLiverpool Women's Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK.

Purpose Of Review: This article reviews recent significant contributions to the literature concerning advanced operative obstetric procedures used for rotational vaginal deliveries and their alternative, primary caesarean section.

Recent Findings: Rising caesarean section rates are a global concern. Caesarean section in the second stage of labour is associated with high rates of maternal and fetal morbidity. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0000000000000159DOI Listing
April 2015
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Interventions for helping to turn term breech babies to head first presentation when using external cephalic version.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Feb 9(2):CD000184. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University and Tygerberg Hospital, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg, Western Cape, South Africa, 7505.

Background: Breech presentation is associated with increased complications. Turning a breech baby to head first presentation using external cephalic version (ECV) attempts to reduce the chances of breech presentation at birth so as to avoid the adverse effects of breech vaginal birth or caesarean section. Interventions such as tocolytic drugs and other methods have been used in an attempt to facilitate ECV. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD000184.pub4DOI Listing
February 2015
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[Assessment of vacuum-assisted vaginal delivery in a frank breech presentation].

Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2015 Feb 27;43(2):123-7. Epub 2015 Jan 27.

Pôle femme-mère-nouveau-né, hôpital Jeanne-de-Flandre, université Lille Nord de France, 1, rue Eugène-Avinée, 59037 Lille cedex, France; EA 2694, université Lille Nord de France, 59000 Lille, France.

Objectives: After verification of the eligibility criteria and with an obstetrician familiar with the specific maneuvers likely to be needed, vaginal delivery of breech presentations is possible. If problems arise during the active pushing phase of labor, vacuum extraction has been described in the literature for this uncommon condition with limited series. The aim of this study is to assess retrospectively vacuum extraction in frank breech presentation in our center. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gyobfe.2014.12.004DOI Listing
February 2015
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Does internal podalic version of the non-vertex second twin still have a place in obstetrics? A Danish national retrospective cohort study.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2015 Jan 7;94(1):59-64. Epub 2014 Nov 7.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Roskilde University Hospital, Roskilde, Denmark.

Objective: Investigate the rate of internal podalic version followed by breech extraction for a second non-vertex twin with the first delivered vaginally, and compare neonatal outcome with emergency cesarean section.

Design: Cohort study.

Setting: National Danish Registers. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aogs.12521DOI Listing
January 2015
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Training needs in operative obstetrics for maternal-fetal medicine fellows.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2015 Aug 10;28(12):1467-70. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

a Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine , Greenville Health Systems , Greenville , SC , USA .

Objective: To define residual operative obstetric training needs for first-year maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) fellows.

Methods: We administered a web-based survey to all 100 first-year fellows. We used descriptive statistics to report frequency data for 13 procedures, and logistic regression to estimate odds ratios for comfort in doing and teaching selected procedures. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2014.957669DOI Listing
August 2015
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Stillbirths and very low Apgar scores among vaginal births in a tertiary hospital in Ghana: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2014 Aug 28;14:289. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.

Background: Data pertaining to risk factors associated with stillbirths and very low Apgar scores is very sparse. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of, and examine the socio-demographic and obstetric factors associated with stillbirths and very low Apgar scores among vaginal births in a tertiary health facility, Ghana.

Methods: A retrospective cross-sectional review of vaginal deliveries conducted at a teaching hospital in Ghana from 1st January to 31st December, 2009. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4162948PMC
August 2014
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Evisceration as fetal destructive operation: an art revisited.

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2015 Mar 23;291(3):701-3. Epub 2014 Aug 23.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PGIMER, Chandigarh (U.T.), 160012, India,

Fetal destructive operation is a vanishing art today. In an era of increasing cesarean deliveries it has become a historic event. Incidence of destructive operation has varied from various Indian hospitals 0. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00404-014-3428-9DOI Listing
March 2015
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[Active management of the second twin for vaginal delivery: ruptured versus intact membranes. Apropos a series of 182 patients].

J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 2015 Mar 23;44(3):246-51. Epub 2014 Jul 23.

Pôle mère-femme, CHU Jean-Minjoz, 3, boulevard Fleming, 25000 Besançon, France. Electronic address:

Aim: The vaginal management of the second twin (T2) differs throughout our country. In 2009, the French National College of Gynecologists and Obstetricians released practice guidelines, with low-level evidence, encouraging active management of the second twin, using maneuvers with intact membrane.

Patients And Methods: In our level III labour ward, these maneuvers are systematically performed when the second twin is in a breech or transverse presentation and after ruptured membranes in most cases. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jgyn.2014.06.006DOI Listing
March 2015
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Preterm birth by vacuum extraction and neonatal outcome: a population-based cohort study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2014 Jan 22;14:42. Epub 2014 Jan 22.

Department of Women's and Children's Health, Division of Reproductive Health, Karolinska Institutet, Retzius väg 13, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden.

Background: Very few studies have investigated the neonatal outcomes after vacuum extraction delivery (VE) in the preterm period and the results of these studies are inconclusive. The objective of this study was to describe the use of VE for preterm delivery in Sweden and to compare rates of neonatal complications after preterm delivery by VE to those found after cesarean section during labor (CS) or unassisted vaginal delivery (VD).

Methods: Data was obtained from Swedish national registers. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3900732PMC
January 2014
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[Transverse presentation and modalities of delivery: caesarean section versus large internal cephalic version and breech extraction; about 162 births at the maternity Jason Sendwe of Lubumbashi, DR Congo].

Pan Afr Med J 2014 18;19:300. Epub 2014 Nov 18.

Département de Gynécologie-Obstétrique, Cliniques Universitaires de Lubumbashi, Faculté de Médecine, Université de Lubumbashi, République Démocratique du Congo.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4393970PMC
November 2015
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A meta-analysis of reverse breech extraction to deliver a deeply impacted head during cesarean delivery.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2014 Feb 6;124(2):99-105. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

Department of Pharmacology, Hawassa University College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Hawassa, Ethiopia.

Background: During cesarean delivery, extracting a deeply impacted head is a real challenge for obstetricians.

Objectives: To compare selected maternal and fetal outcome indicators of the "pull" (reverse breech extraction) and "push" methods for impacted fetal head extraction during cesarean delivery.

Search Strategy: A computer-based search of the Medline, Cochrane library, and HINARI databases. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.08.014DOI Listing
February 2014
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Obstetrical interventions for term first deliveries in the US.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2013 Sep 25;27(5):442-51. Epub 2013 Jul 25.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.

Background: Labour induction and caesarean are increasingly done without clinical indication. However, little is known about the prevalence of such interventions, or the characteristics of women who receive them. We used the 2003 revision of the US birth certificates to summarise recorded interventions and to characterise maternal profiles associated with such interventions. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3963489PMC
September 2013
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The effect of chorionicity and twin-to-twin delivery time interval on short-term outcome of the second twin.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2014 Jan 31;27(1):42-7. Epub 2013 May 31.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Roskilde Hospital , Roskilde , Denmark .

Objectives: To investigate the effect of chorionicity and twin-to-twin delivery time interval on short-term outcome in the second twin as well as to investigate the predictors of adverse outcome in both twins.

Methods: Data included vaginally delivered twins (≥36 weeks) from Copenhagen University Hospitals (2001-2009). The association between delivery interval and adverse outcome parameters was compared for monochorionic (MC) and dichorionic (DC) twins by multiple linear regression. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2013.799657DOI Listing
January 2014
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Assisting instrumental delivery for breech babies at the limits of viability.

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2013 Aug 20;288(2):449-51. Epub 2013 Jan 20.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00404-013-2716-0DOI Listing
August 2013
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Reverse breech extraction in cases of second stage caesarean section.

J Obstet Gynaecol 2012 Aug;32(6):548-51

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Holy Family Hospital, Nazareth, Israel.

Our objective was to examine the feasibility of reverse breech extraction to disengage fetal head from the pelvis at second stage caesarean section (CS). A total of 50 consecutive women with singleton term pregnancies undergoing urgent CS at second stage were retrospectively evaluated. A total of 29 were delivered by the reverse breech manoeuvre (study group) and 21 women were delivered by the conventional approach (control group). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/01443615.2012.684911DOI Listing
August 2012
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Risk factors for neonatal brachial plexus paralysis.

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2012 Aug 23;286(2):333-6. Epub 2012 Mar 23.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, P.O. Box 151, Be'er Sheva, Israel.

Purpose: The study was aimed to identify risk factors for neonatal brachial plexus paralysis.

Methods: A retrospective case-control study was designed. A comparison was performed between cases of brachial plexus paralysis, with all consecutive deliveries during the same 5 months period, without brachial plexus paralysis. Read More

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August 2012
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Interventions for helping to turn term breech babies to head first presentation when using external cephalic version.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Jan 18;1:CD000184. Epub 2012 Jan 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch Universityand Tygerberg Hospital, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg, Western Cape, 7505, South Africa.

Background: Breech presentation is associated with increased complications. Turning a breech baby to head first presentation using external cephalic version (ECV) attempts to reduce the chances of breech presentation at birth, and reduce the adverse effects of breech vaginal birth or caesarean section. Tocolytic drugs and other methods have been used in an attempt to facilitate ECV. Read More

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January 2012
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Single-institute experience, management, success rate, and outcome after external cephalic version at term.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2012 Feb 9;116(2):134-7. Epub 2011 Dec 9.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology I, Klinikum Kreuzschwestern Wels, Wels, Austria.

Objective: To determine obstetric outcomes after external cephalic version (ECV) performed at term.

Methods: In a retrospective study of ECV among pregnant women at term at Klinikum Kreuzschwestern Wels between January 1999 and June 2010, univariate and multivariate logistic regression was used to analyze factors influencing success rate.

Results: Among 379 ECV attempts, 49. Read More

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February 2012
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Reverse breech extraction versus head pushing in cesarean section for obstructed labor. A comparative study in Yemen.

Saudi Med J 2011 Dec;32(12):1261-6

Department of the Obstetrics and Gynecology, Al-Thawra General Hospital, Thamar University, Sana'a, Yemen.

Objective: To compare the maternal and fetal outcome of 2 different methods of delivering the baby during cesarian section when the fetal head is deeply engaged.

Methods: A prospective case control study was carried out in the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Al-Thawra General Hospital, Sana'a, Yemen from January to December 2010. A total of 118 women who met our criteria were included in the study. Read More

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December 2011
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Management of severe immune thrombocytopenic purpura in a pregnant woman with inevitable preterm forceps breech delivery.

Authors:
Fu-Nan Cho

Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2011 Jun;50(2):227-9

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

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June 2011
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Menopause and obstetric history as risk factors for fecal incontinence in women.

Dis Colon Rectum 2011 Aug;54(8):975-81

Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain.

Background: Fecal incontinence is a highly prevalent condition, especially in women. However, few data on prevalence in women attending primary care are available, particularly regarding the presence of risk factors.

Objective: The aim of this study was to determine characteristics of women with fecal incontinence and to analyze obstetric history and menopause as potential risk factors. Read More

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August 2011
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Effectiveness of nifedipine tocolysis to facilitate external cephalic version: a systematic review.

BJOG 2011 Mar 24;118(4):423-8. Epub 2010 Dec 24.

Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Australia.

Background: The success rates of external cephalic version (ECV) are improved with the use of betamimetic tocolytics, but these drugs are associated with maternal side effects.

Objectives: To critically evaluate the effectiveness and advantages, if any, of nifedipine as a tocolytic for ECV.

Search Strategy: We searched PubMed, OVID [Medline, all evidence-based medicine (EBM) reviews], Embase, the Cochrane clinical trials register and references therein. Read More

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March 2011
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Occipital osteodiastasis.

Indian Pediatr 2010 May;47(5):440-2

Neonatology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Hindu Rao Hospital, Delhi, India.

Occipital osteodiastasis (OOD) is a prominent traumatic lesion in neonates born by breech, during delivery of after coming head. The lesion consists of traumatic separation of the cartilaginous joint between the squamous and lateral portion of the occipital bone resulting in a posterior fossa subdural haemorrhage associated with laceration of the cerebellum. We report a term female baby with OOD born by breech extraction with X-ray skull showing separation of squamous and lateral portion of occipital bone and NCCT brain revealing large extra axial bleed in the right temporo-parieto-occiptal region. Read More

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May 2010
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Vaginal delivery of vertex-nonvertex twins: a fading skill?

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2010 Aug 10;282(2):117-20. Epub 2010 Apr 10.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben-Gurion University of Negev, PO Box 151, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Background: Delivery of the second twin is one of the most challenging events for practicing obstetricians. Due to the increased incidence of twin gestations and lack of well-designed clinical trials, evidence-based recommendations are lagging behind clinical demand.

Objective: The present review examines the practice of second nonvertex twin deliveries. Read More

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August 2010
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Active second-stage management in twin pregnancies undergoing planned vaginal delivery in a U.S. population.

Obstet Gynecol 2010 Feb;115(2 Pt 1):229-33

Maternal Fetal Medicine Associates, PLLC, New York, New York 10128, USA.

Objective: To estimate neonatal morbidity and delivery outcomes according to planned mode of delivery in twin pregnancies with active second-stage management.

Methods: This was an historic cohort of twin pregnancies delivered in one practice between June 2005 and September 2009 using a strict protocol of second-stage management, including breech extraction of a second noncephalic twin and internal version of a nonengaged cephalic second twin followed by breech extraction. Primary outcome was a 5-minute Apgar score less than 7 for twin B. Read More

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February 2010
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Disengagement of the deeply engaged fetal head during cesarean section in advanced labor: conventional method versus reverse breech extraction.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2009 ;88(10):1163-6

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Sector-12, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

Maternal and fetal morbidity of two different methods of delivering the baby during cesarean section performed in advanced labor when the fetal head is deeply engaged was assessed retrospectively, i.e. delivering as 'cephalic' with or without assistance to push up the fetal head from the vagina (head first or push method) and 'reverse breech extraction' (feet first or pull method). Read More

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December 2009
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Are all brachial plexus injuries caused by shoulder dystocia?

Obstet Gynecol Surv 2009 Sep;64(9):615-23

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George's University of London, United Kingdom.

Unlabelled: Obstetric brachial plexus palsy (OBPP), is an injury of the brachial plexus at childbirth affecting the nerve roots of C5-6 (Erb-Duchenne palsy-nearly 80% of cases) or less frequently the C8-T1 nerve roots (Klumpke palsy). OBPP often has medicolegal implications. In the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland the incidence is 0. Read More

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September 2009
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