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ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013, Article ID 173278, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/173278
Clinical Study

Effectiveness of a Novel Device in the Reduction of Cesarean Deliveries

Chief of Obstetrics, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 621 10th Street Hodge 3, Niagara Falls, NY 14301, USA

Received 17 June 2013; Accepted 31 July 2013

Academic Editors: M. Friedrich and M. Kühnert

Copyright © 2013 Daniel A. Burns. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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