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Episiotomy and Its Complications

(0003) Episiotomy and Its Complications. Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences. ISSN e: 2383-2894

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Abstract

AbstractObjectives:This study aimed to evaluate the frequency of episiotomy and its early complications in natural vaginal delivery in thematernity ward of Ali Ibn Abitaleb (AS) Hospital in Zahedan from 2014 - 2016.Methods:In this cross-sectional study, which was conducted in 2017, the archives of women who gave birth between 2014 - 2016were reviewed. Data were collected using information forms and analyzed by SPSS software.Results:Of 418 women were reviewed, the episiotomy rate was 54.5%; there was a significant association between parity and motherage with episiotomy rate. Moreover, 24-hour pain frequency, perineal rupture rate, hematoma rate was significantly higher in theepisiotomy group. First- and fifth-minute Apgar of the neonates in the episiotomy group was significantly lower.Conclusions:In overall, the episiotomy rate was 54.5%, and there was a significant association between parity and mother age withepisiotomy rate.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Keywords:Episiotomy, Complications, Hematoma, Hemorrhage, NVD
Subjects: WP Gynecology and Obstetrics > WP 565-570 Fertility. Infertility
WP Gynecology and Obstetrics > WP 580-610 Menopause. Sexual Dysfunction
Divisions: Education Vice-Chancellor Department > Faculty of Medicine > Departments of Clinical Sciences > Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Journal or Publication Title: Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences
Journal Index: ISC
Volume: 23
Number: 2
Publisher: kowsarpub
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.5812/zjrms.104127
ISSN: e: 2383-2894
Depositing User: خانم دنیاداری مهدیه
URI: http://eprints.zaums.ac.ir/id/eprint/5361

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