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Unexpected Home Confinement

Br Med J 1969; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5671.646 (Published 13 September 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;3:646
  1. A. C. Fraser

    Abstract

    An analysis of 100 consecutive cases of unattended home confinements has shown that, while precipitate labour is an important factor, inadequate preparation and instruction of the patient are the commonest causes.

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