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Trends and projections of caesarean section rates: global and regional estimates

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  • Ana Pilar Betran UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneve, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jiangfeng Ye Ministry of Education—Shanghai Key Laboratory of Children’s Environmental Health, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ann-Beth Moller UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneve, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • João Paulo Souza Department of Social Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jun Zhang Ministry of Education—Shanghai Key Laboratory of Children’s Environmental Health, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Ana Pilar Betran; betrana{at}who.int
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Betran AP, Ye J, Moller A, et al
Trends and projections of caesarean section rates: global and regional estimates

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  • Received March 10, 2021
  • Accepted May 20, 2021
  • First published June 15, 2021.
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June 15, 2021
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