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Darney BG, Biel FM, Quigley BP
Primary cesarean delivery patterns among women with physical, sensory, or intellectual disabilities.
This study sought to determine whether physical, sensory, or intellectual and developmental disabilities are independently associated with primary cesarean delivery. It found that women across disability subgroups have higher odds of cesarean delivery, and there is heterogeneity by disability type.
Citation: Darney BG, Biel FM, Quigley BP . Primary cesarean delivery patterns among women with physical, sensory, or intellectual disabilities. Womens Health Issues 2017 May - Jun;27(3):336-44. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.12.007.
Keywords: Disabilities, Labor and Delivery, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, Pregnancy, Women