/ /

Richard K Silver, MD
What’s missing from the electronic health record
Don't let important patient information fall into the documentation chasm.
Commentary: How to respond to the trend of increasing cesarean delivery
In 2007, 31.8% of deliveries in the United States were accomplished by cesarean delivery, with more than 1,370,000 women undergoing the procedure. This marks a 2% increase over 2006 and a more than 50% increase since 1996. This figure is not accounted for by repeat procedures only.