Posted by in News on September 24, 2014

Caesarean section rates in South Africa ‘recklessly high’, warn experts

Caesarean section rates in South Africa ‘recklessly high’, warn experts.  Figures released by South Africa’s Council for Medical Schemes showed that nearly 70% of births to women covered by a private medical scheme were by caesarean last year. [The World Health Organisation (WHO) advises a maximum of 15% caesareans per country.]

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Source: Guardian

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