Tag: breech presentation

Fetal presentation has long been determined by way of clinical examination only, despite the relative ease with which breech presentation can be identified through ultrasound screening. As such, many women continue to present in labor with an undiagnosed breech presentation, associated with increased fetal morbidity and mortality. In this...
Screening for breech presentation using universal late-pregnancy ultrasonography: A prospective cohort study and cost effectiveness analysis Fetal presentation has long been determined by way of clinical examination only, despite the relative ease with which breech presentation can be identified through ultrasound screening. As such, many women continue to present in...
1. At 2 years of follow-up, planned cesarean delivery was not associated with reduction in neurodevelopmental delay compared to planned vaginal delivery for term breech malpresentation. Original Date of Publication: September 2004 Study Rundown: Breech malpresentation complicates less than 5% of pregnancies but can be associated with meaningful intrapartum risks, including the...
1. At 2-year follow-up, planned cesarean delivery was not associated with reduction in neurodevelopmental delay compared to planned vaginal delivery for term breech malpresentation. Original Date of Publication: September 2004 Study Rundown: Breech malpresentation complicates less than 5% of pregnancies but can be associated with meaningful intrapartum risks, including the rare...