Evidence-based cesarean delivery guidelines

April 16, 2019
Eric A. Strand, MD
Eric A. Strand, MD

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Shelby M. Dickison, MD
Shelby M. Dickison, MD

Review the steps in a cesarean and take a moment to examine the best available evidence for performing the procedure.

Cesarean section is the most commonly performed surgical procedure in the United States, with nearly 1.3 million cases performed each year, approximately 32% of all deliveries.1 The purpose of this article is to review the steps in a cesarean delivery and examine the best available evidence for performing the procedure.

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