Amr Madkour
George Washington University Hospital
Rural areaCross-sectional studyOddsDemographyLogistic regressionOdds ratioPregnancyContext (language use)OpioidMedicine
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#1Carolyn Knoll (GW: George Washington University)
#2Beri Massa-Buck (George Washington University Hospital)
Last. Mohamed A. Mohamed (George Washington University Hospital)H-Index: 11
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OBJECTIVE The growing opioid crisis increasingly affects maternal care in the US and it is unknown if opioid use puts pregnant women at increased odds for cesarean delivery (CD). Understanding how opioids influence CD trends is important in improving maternal and neonatal outcomes. This study aims to understand the association of opioid use with CD in the context of the demographic, clinical, behavioral, and health system complexity. METHODS This retrospective cross-sectional analysis used repre...