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Planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for severe pre‐eclampsia

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2017
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Title
Planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for severe pre‐eclampsia
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Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2017
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009430.pub2
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Melania MR Amorim, Alex Sandro R Souza, Leila Katz

Abstract

Pre-eclampsia is a very frequent complication of pregnancy, and anticipation of birth is often necessary. However, the best mode of giving birth remains to be established, although observational studies suggest better maternal and perinatal outcomes with vaginal birth. To assess the effects of a policy of planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for women with severe pre-eclampsia on mortality and morbidity for mother and baby. We searched Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth's Trials Register, ClinicalTrials.gov, the World Health Organization (WHO) International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP) (6 September 2017) and reference lists of retrieved studies. We planned to include all randomised trials of planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for pregnant women with severe pre-eclampsia. Quasi-randomised and non-randomised studies are not eligible for inclusion in this review.The focus of this review is severe pre-eclampsia; studies of planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth in pregnant women with eclampsia are not eligible for inclusion. We identified no studies that met the inclusion criteria. We excluded two studies. There are no included studies in this review. There is a lack of robust evidence from randomised controlled trials that can inform practice regarding planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for women with severe pre-eclampsia. There is a need for high-quality randomised controlled trials to assess the short- and long-term effects of caesarean section and vaginal birth for these women and their babies.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 285 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 44 15%
Student > Master 26 9%
Researcher 17 6%
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 6%
Student > Postgraduate 10 4%
Other 31 11%
Unknown 140 49%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 72 25%
Nursing and Health Professions 34 12%
Social Sciences 7 2%
Psychology 6 2%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 1%
Other 17 6%
Unknown 146 51%
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