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O’Neill SM, Agerbo E, KennyLC, Henriksen TB, Kearney PM, Greene RA, Mortensen PB, Lutomski JE, Khashan AS, Meaney S
Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal Neonatel Ed
Caesarean Section and Time to Next Birth, Ectopic Pregnancy, Miscarriage or Stillbirth-A Danish Register-Based Study
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Caesarean Section, Time to Next Birth, Ectopic Pregnancy, Miscarriage, Stillbirth
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Aim Estimate time to next birth, risk of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or stillbirth in women with primary Caesareans. Methods Danish population-registry cohort of births from 1982–2010 (n = 833,162). Analysis using Cox-regression models. Results Prior Caesarean group had longer birth intervals. No increased risk of ectopic pregnancy or miscarriage, but significantly increased risk of stillbirth among women with a prior Caesarean. Conclusion Prior Caesareans were associated with an increased birth interval and increased risk of stillbirth compared to vaginal deliveries.
BMJ Publishing Group Ltd and Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Online ISSN 1468-2052
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