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Barclay C. Position during second stage of labour may influence spontaneous vaginal delivery rates. Practitioner Dec 2017;261 (1810):8

Position during second stage of labour may influence spontaneous vaginal delivery rates

20 Dec 2017Pais-up subscribers

Nulliparous women, undergoing epidural analgesia, who adopted a lying down position were more likely to achieve a spontaneous vaginal delivery than those in an upright position during the second stage of labour, a UK study has found.

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