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Precipitate delivery

Data Item category

Complications of labour

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

S/T Perinatal Data Collections:
QLD: Medical and obstetric complications (necessitating intervention) arising after the onset of labour and before the completed delivery of the baby and placenta. WA: Precipitate is a term to describe any rapid delivery deleterious to the condition of the mother or the baby.

Additional information

VIC, SA, TAS and NT (electronic) collect "other complications of labour" as a free text field which may capture precipitate delivery.

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