vaginal birth


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Noun1.vaginal birth - the parturition process in human beingsvaginal birth - the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child
obstetrical delivery, delivery - the act of delivering a child
active birth - childbirth during which the mother is encouraged to be an active participant
alternative birth, alternative birthing - a method of childbirth that avoids intrusive high-tech medicine in favor of more natural and homely settings
natural childbirth - labor and childbirth without medical intervention; no drugs are given to relieve pain or aid the birth process; "natural childbirth is considered the safest for the baby"
birthing, giving birth, parturition, birth - the process of giving birth
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They wanted to see if being upright would increase the chance of a normal vaginal birth compared to lying down.
There was a danger that if you just talk about normal births, and particularly if you call it a campaign, it kind of sounds as if you're only interested in women who have a vaginal birth without intervention," she told the paper.
1) Furthermore, only 28% of women attempt a TOLAC, with a successful vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) rate of approximately 57%.
Objective: To determine whether continuing midwifery care has more benefits than standard maternity care in vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC).
I was fortunate, with Jack, that I was able to find a practice committed to vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) and an experienced doula willing to help me with the labor, most of which I had hoped to do at home.
With the escalating rate of caesarean section suggestions were made that vaginal birth after caesarean section might help in reducing the rate of caesarean section.
Result: Of the 280 patients selected for the study, 165 delivered by a repeat CS and 115 had a vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC).
Many factors can affect the likelihood of success of vaginal birth after caesarean section.
Keywords: Caesarean section Vaginal birth after caesarean section Secondary care Pakistan.
These women should visit a specialist obstetrician to discuss the options of delivery before 36 weeks gestationso that they become aware of the risks and benefits of both vaginal birth andelective/planned cesarean explainsDr Tasneem Husaini Rangwala, Specialist Gynaecologist, Zulekha Hospital,Dubai.
While elective C-section has improved neonatal outcomes there is still a good number of women who attempt vaginal birth," concludes Dr.
I have had two cesarean sections and now I am going to have a vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC).