INTERNATIONAL UROGYNECOLOGY JOURNAL, vol.23, no.8, pp.1105-1110, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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INTERNATIONAL UROGYNECOLOGY JOURNAL
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Labor, Muscle strength, Pelvic floor, Perineometer, STRESS URINARY-INCONTINENCE, RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED-TRIAL, ELECTIVE INDUCTION, UNFAVORABLE CERVIX, DELIVERY, RISK, INNERVATION, CHILDBIRTH, PREGNANCY, PROLAPSE
The prolongation, protraction or complete cessation of labor is called failed labor. It is one of the leading indications for cesarean delivery. The goal of this study was to measure pelvic floor muscle strength and investigate its effect on labor in nulliparous pregnant women.