• risks
  • The authors of the review state that rather than counselling women requesting caesarean section about the risks, a better approach would be to explore the reasons for the request. (healthcanal.com)
  • The current approach is to discuss the risks and benefits of caesarean section, however, counselling should move away from discussing the risks to addressing the reasons for a request. (healthcanal.com)
  • labour
  • Authors state health workers need to have detailed discussions with women requesting a caesarean section about the unpredictability of events surrounding labour, the lack of control and the need for a flexible birth plan. (healthcanal.com)
  • Variations
  • Analyzing caesarean sections can help to identify factors associated with variations in CSR and help to assess the quality of clinical care. (springer.com)
  • Although the rise in caesarean sections is a global phenomenon, international and national variations are considerable. (springer.com)
  • In England, Wales and Northern Ireland, the first national caesarean section survey in 2001 aimed to determine factors associated with these variations and to assess the quality of obstetric care during labor. (springer.com)