Standard- or high-dose oxytocin for nulliparous women with confirmed delay in labour: quantitative and qualitative results from a pilot randomised controlled trial

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Abstract

Evidence suggests that a high dose of oxytocin for nulliparous women at 37-42 weeks of gestation with confirmed delay in labour increases spontaneous vaginal birth. We undertook a pilot study to test the feasibility of this treatment.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1403-12
Number of pages10
JournalBJOG
Volume120
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2013