New study shows no difference in neonatal mortality for vaginal delivery of early preterm vertex babies versus cesarean deliveries

A new study released in ACOG’S reports showed no increased neonatal mortality for vaginally delivered preterm infants who were in the vertex position at the time of delivery. Additionally, 84% of the 79% of women who attempted a vaginal delivery were successful. The abstract as well as links to the... Continue reading →

Monthly Research Review

By Karen Troy VBACResearchposts@gmail.com Co-Leader, ICAN of Chicago Welcome to the first monthly installment of our new blog feature – VBAC Literature Update.  Each month I will provide a list of new peer reviewed literature that has been published with the past 30 days on the topic of VBAC.  I... Continue reading →

New Feature on the Blog!

We are very excited to tell you about a new feature we think you’ll find really useful on the Blog! Karen Troy, Co-Leader of ICAN Chicago, will be guest posting monthly, reporting on the latest published and peer-reviewed literature on VBAC.  She will also be including some of her own... Continue reading →