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Table 8 Outcomes compared to recent home and birth center studies (all numbers in %)

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

Source
(n = pVBB at onset of labor)
Breech group (n = 50) Cephalic group (n = 102) Cheyney 2014
Home birth (n = 16,984)
Stapleton 2013
Birth center (n = 14,881)
In-labor TOC 20 10.8 10.9 12
PP TOC (mother or baby) 0 2 2.4 5
Cesarean section 16 2.9 5.2 6
Assisted vaginal birth 12 19.6 1.2 1
Spontaneous vaginal birth 72 77.5 93.6 93
5-min Apgar < 7 7.5 3.3 1.5 NR
EBL > 500 ccs 10 16.2 15.5 NR
EBL > 1000 ccs 0 6.6 4.8 NR
Intact perineum 62.5 56 49.2 NR
1st or 2nd degree 17.5 30.8 40.9 NR
Episiotomy 12.5 11 1.4 NR
3rd or 4th degree 7.5 2.2 1.2 NR
  1. Italicized numbers indicate completed OOH births only (data not available for hospital transfers)