Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)
Induction and Augmentation
Induction is defined as artificial initiation of labor.
Augmentation is defined as artificial stimulation of labor.
Induction should always be performed for a specific indication.
KeywordsFetal Heart Rate Artificial Initiation Uterine Rupture Heart Rate Monitoring Spontaneous Labor
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