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Noting that in this study, as in other research, cesarean delivery was associated with poorer health outcomes for women but with improved neonatal outcomes in cases of abnormal fetal presentation, the researchers suggest that cesarean section be performed only when medically necessary.
An ultrasound diagnosis is done first to confirm fetal presentation and position, and to visualize the site of placental attachment.
The nursing staff assumed - but failed to verify - the fetal presentation.