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Intervention Review

Active versus expectant management for women in the third stage of labour

  1. Cecily M Begley1,*,
  2. Gillian ML Gyte2,
  3. Deirdre J Murphy3,
  4. Declan Devane4,
  5. Susan J McDonald5,
  6. William McGuire6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 7 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007412.pub2


How to Cite

Begley CM, Gyte GML, Murphy DJ, Devane D, McDonald SJ, McGuire W. Active versus expectant management for women in the third stage of labour. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD007412. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007412.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Trinity College Dublin, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 2

    The University of Liverpool, Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, School of Reproductive and Developmental Medicine, Division of Perinatal and Reproductive Medicine, Liverpool, UK

  3. 3

    University of Dublin, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trinity College, Dublin 8, Ireland

  4. 4

    National University of Ireland Galway, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Galway, Ireland

  5. 5

    La Trobe University/Mercy Hospital for Women, Midwifery Professorial Unit, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

  6. 6

    Hull York Medical School, Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, York, Y010 5DD, UK

*Cecily M Begley, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, 24, D'Olier Street, Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland. cbegley@tcd.ie.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New, comment added to review
  2. Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

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