Table 3

frequency of stillbirths and perinatal deaths in induced and not induced groups
Category N Stillbirths Perinatal deaths
N % N %
Induced
Selected medical complications induced at ≥ 37 weeks 2776 66 2.4 88 3.2
Not Induced
Selected medical complications at ≥ 37 weeks with spontaneous labor onset 2384 133 5.6 164 6.9
Pregnancies > 41 weeks with spontaneous labor onset 3397 59 1.7 77 2.3
Pregnancies with no known medical complications at ≥ 42 weeks with spontaneous labor onset 1838 62 2.2 83 4.5
Medical complications and IUFD at ≥ 28 weeks 109 109 - 109 -
Pregnancies with medical complications between 28 and 36 weeks ending as fresh or macerated stillbirths 268 268 - 268 -
Total (Not Induced) 7996 626 7.8 701 8.8

IUFD – Intra-uterine fetal death.

Bukola et al.

Bukola et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:722   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-722

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