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Googling Cesarean Section: A Survey on the Quality of the Information Available on the Internet

Fioretti, B.T.; Reiter, M.; Betrán, A.P.; Torloni, M.R.

doi: 10.1097/01.aoa.0000479486.26849.08
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(BJOG. 2015;122(5):731–739)

Although the World Health Organization stated in 1985 that there was no justification for cesarean section rates >10% to 15% anywhere in the world, rates have been rising steadily across the globe. Brazil has one of the highest rates of cesarean delivery (CD) in the world, with >50% of women delivered by cesarean section in 2010.

Internal Medicine and Therapeutics Postgraduate Programme, São Paulo Federal University, São Paulo, Brazil

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