SHOULD LABOUR BE INDUCED USING A NON-PHARMACOLOGIC APPROACH?

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Lisa Merovitz
Wendy Whittle
Dan Farine

Keywords

Labor, Induction of labour, prostaglandins, Foley catheter

Abstract

The newer pharmacological approach for ripening the cervix for induction of labour is compared to the older method of inserting a catheter into the cervix. The comparison suggests that both approaches are acceptable but one or the other may be preferable in certain clinical situations.

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