Research Papers/Topics in Obstetrics And Gynaecology

Acute anaphylaxis in the postpartum period caused due to herbal oils used for body massage: A Case Report

AbstractThe use of alternate therapy of medicine like Ayurvedic or Herbal is usually believed to be closer to nature and without many additives and is sometime chosen as the first line treatment for a lot of medical conditions. Aromatherapy or ayurvedic oil massage is considered an important treatment alternative in treatment of alleviation of pain or even as past partum rehabilitation before resorting to allopathic medication, which is considered stronger. The reporting of having allerg...

VAGINAL DELIVERY AFTER ONE PREVIOUS CAESAREAN SECTION: IS RADIOLOGICAL PELVIMETRY NECESSARY?

 ABSTRACT  Objective: To examine whether antepartum x-ray pelvimetry reliably predicts the likelihood of vaginal birth after one previous caesarean section (VBAC).Design: Retrospective study.Setting: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Nigeria.Population: Patients with one previous caesarean delivery without prior vaginal delivery who had x-ray pelvimetry done at term.Methods: Medical records of 207 patients with previous vaginal del...