Peri-Mortem C-Section

How to perform a PCS: Make a vertical incision from xiphoid to the pubis using a scalpel (ideally #10 Blade) Cut through subcutaneous tissue to get to peritoneal wall Use fingers to bluntly dissect to the peritoneum Cut through peritoneum vertically (ideally with scissors or use a scalpel to initiate an opening inferiorly) Deliver the […]

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