ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Growing Concern

Rising Caesarean Births

India’s rising rate of caesarean births is a cause for concern and signals the need for strategies to deal with it. Adverse outcomes of caesarean births include high risk of maternal and neonatal death, various maternal morbidities including infections, need for blood transfusion, neonatal morbidities related to iatrogenic prematurity, and potential complications in subsequent pregnancies.



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Updated On : 6th Jul, 2018

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