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ERIC Number: ED162734
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr-17
Reference Count: 0
Obstetrical Practices in the United States, 1978. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Health and Scientific Research of the Committee on Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Fifth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
This document presents the proceedings of a U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing on obstetrical practices in the United States. Specific issues examined include the use of fetal monitors, the increasing rate of cesarean sections, elective induction of labor, and the use of drugs in pregnancy and labor. Information is presented in the form of statements and testimony by expert witnesses, articles and publications, pertinent communications to and from subcommittee members and experts, and tables and charts. (JMB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
Identifiers: Congress 95th
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