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Positions during labour. Br Med J. 1963 Jan 12;5323:100-2.

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Chan DP.

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Alternate primigravidae were assigned to one of two groups during the first stage of labour.Women in group A were kept in the erect position during first stage of labour; women in group B were kept in bed in the lateral or dorsal position during
rst stage of labour. During second stage, women in group A (study group)were propped up to 45-60 degrees in the delivery bed. Women in group B (control) delivered in the dorsal position

200 women, Hong Kong.
100 study participants.
100 control participants.
Singleton and twin pregnancies were included (one twin pregnancy in the study group).

Study group: 100 women were kept ambulatory during the
rst stage of labour and were propped up to 45-60 degrees in the bed during the second stage of labour.
Control group: 100 women were kept in a supine or lateral position during the
rst of labour and in the dorsal position during the second stage of labour.

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La présentation de l’étude en anglais provient du full article fiche AFAR 1099 (revue systématique)

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Etude prise en compte dans la revue systémtatique Cochrane Gupta 2004 (fiche afar 1099)? dans celle de Vendittelli 1998 (Fiche AFAR 2042) et dans la revue Cochrane de Nikodem (2000)

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Keywords :

➡ evidence-based medicine/midwifery ; physiology ; position during labor

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Cécile Loup — 21 Apr 2005

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Pinned by #1317   Racinet, Claude (2005). Positions maternelles pour l’accouchement. Gynecol Obstet Fertil. 2005 Jul-Aug;33(7-8):533-8 ➡
Pinned by #2042   Vendittelli F. (1998). Position allongée ou verticale durant le 2e stade du travail : revue des méta-analyses. 28e Journées de la Société française de Médecine Périnatale, Arnette Ed., Paris, 1998, 167-176. ➡
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