What is it about?
Exploration of a transcervical foley catheter induction in comparison to vaginal prostaglandins; which are the most widely used method of labour induction in the UK.
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Why is it important?
Rates of labour induction are increasing, with limited choice of method being offered to women. Prostaglandins increase the risk of further intervention, hyperstimualtion and poorer outcomes for neonates, yet are the most widely used method in the Uk.
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This page is a summary of: Using a transcervical Foley catheter to enhance normality for induction of labour, British Journal of Midwifery, July 2019, Mark Allen Group, DOI: 10.12968/bjom.2019.27.7.443.
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