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Caesarean section without medical indications is associated with an increased risk of adverse short-term maternal outcomes: the 2004-2008 WHO Global Survey on Maternal and Perinatal Health

JP Souza*, AM Gülmezoglu, P Lumbiganon, M Laopaiboon, G Carroli, B Fawole, P Ruyan and the WHO Global Survey on Maternal and Perinatal Health Research Group

BMC Medicine 2010, 8:71  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-8-71

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Resubmission - Version 2 Manuscript Author's comment 13 Oct 2010
Editor's comment Editor's comment 14 Oct 2010
Editorial acceptance 14 Oct 2010
Published 10 Nov 2010