Foley Catheter versus Vaginal Misoprostol for Labor Induction: Experimental Comparison

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Objectives: To compare the efficacy and safety of intravaginal misoprostol with transcervical Foley catheter for labor induction. Materials and Methods: One hundred and four women with term gestation, with Bishop score<4 and with various indications for labor induction were randomly divided into two groups. In Group I, 25 g of misoprostol tablet was placed intravaginally, 4 hourly up to maximum 6 doses. In Group II, Foley catheter 16F was placed through the internal os of the cervix under aseptic condition … Continue reading “Foley Catheter versus Vaginal Misoprostol for Labor Induction: Experimental Comparison”