Obstructed labour.

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Published in Br Med Bull on January 01, 2003

Authors

J P Neilson1, T Lavender, S Quenby, S Wray

Author Affiliations

1: Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK. jneilson@liv.ac.uk

Associated clinical trials:

Push With Lower Uterine Segment Support (PLUS) | NCT02934516

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