Exploring Trends in the Rate of Caesarean Section in Ireland 1999-2007

: This paper explores levels and trends in the prevalence of Caesarean section delivery in Ireland between 1999 and 2007. Over this period the Caesarean section rate for singleton births in Ireland increased by over one quarter. Using data from the Irish National Perinatal Reporting System and the H...

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Volume: 42
Main Author: Brick, Aoife
Layte, Richard
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Economic and Social Studies 2011
published in: The Economic and Social Review Vol. 42; no. 4
Data of publication: 2011
Series: The Economic and Social Review
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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