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Table 1 Reasons for antenatal transfer of care to a hospital-based provider

From: Breech birth at home: outcomes of 60 breech and 109 cephalic planned home and birth center births

Indication for transfer Breech
n = 60
Cephalic
n = 109
>  41 wks, suspected macrosomia 1
Cholestasis 1
SJF out of town 3
Oligohydramnios 2
SPROM > 5 days, NIL (not in labor) 1
>  42 wks, NIL 2 1
37 wks, preeclampsia 1
39 wks, IUFD 1
43 wks, polyhydramnios 1
39 wks, increasing hypertension 1
37 wks, decreased fetal activity, NIL 1
DVT (blood clot) 1
Total antenatal transfers 10 (16.7%) 7 (6.4%)