Pregnancy outcome in women undergoing Vaginal Birth after Caesarean Section - at King Edward VIII Hospital

Atisha Maharaj, Jay Bagratee

Abstract


To determine the profile and pregnancy outcome of women with a single previous caesarean section, having either VBAC or repeat caesarean section

objectives

The objectives of the study:

  1. To determine the number of women with a single previous c/s delivering at KEH
  2. To determine the number of women having VBAC vs. repeat caesarean section.
  3. To determine the reasons given by patients for refusal of VBAC.
  4. To determine the proportion of women with a single previous c/s having a repeat elective (planned) caesarean section
  5. To determine the reasons of failed VBAC, necessitating recourse to caesarean section
  6. To determine the pregnancy outcomes of women who undergo VBAC vs. those having repeat elective caesarean section