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Iglesias S., Burn R, Saunders LD. Reducing the cesarean section rate in a rural community hospital. CMAJ. 1991;145(11):1459-1464.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1336036/

NPM: 2: Low-Risk Cesarean Deliveries
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): HOSPITAL, Guideline Change and Implementation, Organizational Changes, Quality Improvement, POPULATION-BASED SYSTEMS, NATIONAL, Policy/Guideline (National)

Intervention Results:

Rate of CS decreased from 23% (1985) to 12% (1989); p>0.05

Le Ray C, Carayol M, Breart G, Goffinet F. Elective induction of labor: failure to follow guidelines and risk of cesarean delivery. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2007;86(6):657-665. doi:10.1080/00016340701245427

Link: https://obgyn.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1080/00016340701245427

NPM: 2: Low-Risk Cesarean Deliveries
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): HOSPITAL, Elective Induction Policy, Guideline Change and Implementation, Quality Improvement, POPULATION-BASED SYSTEMS, NATIONAL, Policy/Guideline (National)

Intervention Results:

Rate of CS identical in elective induction group vs. spontaneous induction group (4.1% vs. 4.1%)

Wilson-Leedy JG, DiSilvestro AJ, Repke JT, Pauli JM. Reduction in the cesarean delivery rate after obstetric care consensus guideline implementation. Obstet Gynecol. 2016;128(1):145-152. doi:10.1097/aog.0000000000001488

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27275806

NPM: 2: Low-Risk Cesarean Deliveries
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): Guideline Change and Implementation, HOSPITAL, POPULATION-BASED SYSTEMS, NATIONAL, Policy/Guideline (National)

Intervention Results:

Rate of CS among induced women decreased before and after guideline implementation (26.9% vs. 18.8%; p<0.05)
   

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