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Journal Vol. 13, No. 2 — What Happens When a Woman Needs a Caesarean?

ISSN 0256-5004 (Print)

Vitamin K - An Alternative Perspective Midwife Sara Wickham provides a much-needed update on vitamin K prophylaxis.

What happens when a woman needs a caesarean? Two recent research papers suggest that women who need caesarean sections often fail to get them quickly enough. AIMS research officer Jean Robinson comments on a disturbing trend.

Emergency Sections - How Fast? How long does it take to do an emergency caesarean?

Failing to Meet the Standard - Comment on the Bradford audit, which looked at the interval between the decision to carry out a caesarean and the opereation taking place.

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Jean Robinson reviews

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