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Research Article

Breast Stimulation in Low-Risk Primigravidas at Term: Does It Aid in Spontaneous Onset of Labour and Vaginal Delivery? A Pilot Study

Table 1

Characteristics of patients in both groups.

CharacteristicsNo intervention 
( = 99)
Intervention 
( = 100)
value

Age (in years)27 ± 5.226 ± 6.10.74
Religion
 Hindu5249
 Muslim4551Not significant
 Others20
Educational status
 Illiterate53Not significant
 Primary school2724
 High school5866
 Graduate107
BMI (in Kg/m2)19.8 ± 2.220.8 ± 3.10.85

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