C-Section Rate Has Stopped Climbing

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C-Section Rate Has Stopped Climbing
Tue, 07-02-2013 - 8:50am

Cesarean deliveries in the United States have leveled off for the first time in 12 years, although they still account for almost one-third of live births, U.S. health officials report.

"It's about time," said Dr. Mitchell Maiman, chairman of obstetrics and gynecology at Staten Island University Hospital in New York City, who was not involved in the report.

http://www.ivillage.com/c-section-rate-stable-us-says-cdc/6-a-540213

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