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Care in labour

Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, David I. M. Farquharson, Ash Monga, Aris T. Papageorghiou and Lesley Regan

in Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199552214
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725777 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199552214.003.0010

Series: Oxford Desk Reference

Care in labour

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Analgesia and anaesthesia in obstetrics - Breech - Brow presentation - Cord prolapse - Episiotomy and obstetric perineal trauma - Face presentation - Fetal surveillance in labour - Home birth - Induction of labour - Labour - Maternal collapse - Meconium-stained liquor - Placenta praevia - Placental abruption - Postpartum haemorrhage - Prelabour rupture of membranes at term - Resuscitation of the newborn - Retained placenta - Shoulder dystocia - Shoulder presentation - Uterine inversion

Chapter.  45668 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Obstetrics

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