In addition, randomized clinical trial results have not shown the clinical effectiveness of prophylactic cesarean delivery when any specific estimated fetal weight is unknown.
Patients with wound separation after cesarean delivery or benign abdominal gynecologic procedures were randomized to treatment or placebo groups.
Women who deliver vaginally in their first pregnancy are at much lower risk of requiring a cesarean delivery during a future pregnancy.
Similarly, if the physician believes that performing a cesarean delivery would be detrimental to the overall health and welfare of the woman and her fetus, he or she is ethically obliged to refrain from performing the surgery.
It can get chaotic, and mother might end up breathing through an oxygen mask, changing position, or even having a cesarean .
Mothers with a previous cesarean delivery related to breech presentation had a cesarean delivery rate of 13.9 percent, almost equivalent to the rate in nulliparous patients.
Infection rates are higher in women who have cesarean deliveries; evidence is inconsistent about the effects of labor induction on infection rates.
The authors conclude that risk factors for surgical site infection following cesarean delivery are infection before surgery, obesity, nulliparity, preeclampsia and poor general health.
It may be due to chance, or it could reflect babies forced out of their mothers' wombs early by induction or elective cesarean .
These women are at risk of developing diabetes and related conditions later in life and face a range of complications during pregnancy, including hypertension, preeclampsia, and cesarean delivery.