Geburt und Beckenboden

  • C. Anthuber
  • J. Wisser
  • C. Dannecker
  • P. Stosius


Das Hauptziel der Geburtshilfe ist die Reduktion der maternalen und perinatalen Mortalität und Morbidität. Während der vergangenen Jahrzehnte fiel die mütterliche Mortalität in den entwickelten Ländern dramatisch und hat heute in Mitteleuropa eine Rate von 5-8/100.000 Lebendgeborenen erreicht (Saunders 1997). Parallel zur Einführung der kontinuierlichen, subpartalen fetalen Überwachung, der konsequenten Schwangerenvorsorge und der Verbesserungen der neonatalen Intensivmedizin reduzierte sich die périnatale Mortalität und Morbidität. In den zentraleuropäischen Ländern hat sich die périnatale Mortalität auf 5–10 pro 1000 Lebendgeborenen eingependelt.


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  • C. Anthuber
  • J. Wisser
  • C. Dannecker
  • P. Stosius

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