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Intervention Protocol

Trial of instrumental delivery in theatre versus immediate caesarean section for anticipated difficult assisted births

  1. F Majoko,
  2. P Devenish-Meares,
  3. G Gardener

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 19 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005545

How to Cite

Majoko F, Devenish-Meares P, Gardener G. Trial of instrumental delivery in theatre versus immediate caesarean section for anticipated difficult assisted births (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD005545. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005545.

Author Information

*Dr Franz Majoko, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Singleton Hospital, Sketty Lane, Swansea, SA2 8QA, UK. majokof215@doctors.org.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Unchanged
  2. Published Online: 19 OCT 2005

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine differences in maternal and neonatal morbidity for women where a trial of anticipated difficult instrumental vaginal delivery is conducted in theatre compared to women who have immediate caesarean section in the second stage for maternal or fetal indications.