birth, non complicated, evidence based medicine, bias, physician beliefs influence in patient outcomes
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
CMAJ. 1995 Sep 15;153(6):769-79 Randomized Controlled Trial
IN birth, non complicated, evidence based medicine, bias, physician beliefs influence in patient outcomes The Use of
physicians with favourably views of episiotomy
As Treatment, Acute
Is worse Than
physicians who viewed episiotomy very unfavorably
To reduce perineal trauma (intact perineum 12% in intv. VS 23% in ctrl.) and provide their patients satisfaction with the birth experience. The first stage of labour was 2.3 to 3.5 hours shorter and they used more frequently techniques to expedite labour.