1. In women undergoing active labour, discontinuation of oxytocin was associated with a slightly higher risk of caesarean section compared to continued oxytocin use.
2. Discontinuation of oxytocin was also associated with decreased uterine hyperstimulation and fetal heart rate abnormalities.
Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent)
Study Rundown: Labour is induced in about...
1. Adaptive multifactorial models for dilation and station percentile showed better discrimination for cesarean delivery outcomes compared to traditional duration of arrest when dilation ≥ 6cm.
2. Mathematical models for station percentile were able to discriminate for obstetric hemorrhage and neonatal depression.
Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)
Study Rundown: Protraction and arrest...