Intervention Review

Surgical repair of spontaneous perineal tears that occur during childbirth versus no intervention

  1. Suzan MA Elharmeel1,*,
  2. Yasmin Chaudhary2,
  3. Stephanie Tan3,
  4. Elly Scheermeyer4,
  5. Ashraf Hanafy1,
  6. Mieke L van Driel5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 10 AUG 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008534.pub2


How to Cite

Elharmeel SMA, Chaudhary Y, Tan S, Scheermeyer E, Hanafy A, van Driel ML. Surgical repair of spontaneous perineal tears that occur during childbirth versus no intervention. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD008534. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008534.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Gold Coast Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    Bond University, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  4. 4

    The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  5. 5

    The University of Queensland, Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

*Suzan MA Elharmeel, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gold Coast Hospital, 108 Nerang Street, Gold Coast, Queensland, 4215, Australia. selharmeel@yahoo.com.au. selharmeel@ymail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions), comment added to review
  2. Published Online: 10 AUG 2011

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    Surgical repair of spontaneous perineal tears that occur during childbirth versus no intervention

    Suzan MA Elharmeel, Yasmin Chaudhary, Stephanie Tan, Elly Scheermeyer, Ashraf Hanafy and Mieke L van Driel

    Article first published online: 10 AUG 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008534.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

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    Surgical repair versus non-surgical management of spontaneous perineal tears

    Suzan MA Elharmeel, Yasmin Chaudhary, Stephanie Tan, Elly Scheermeyer, Ashraf Hanafy and Mieke L van Driel

    Article first published online: 16 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008534