Physiologic Labor

Slow dilation is normal

Here’s more evidence the normal rate of dilation is not 1 cm/hour.  Add it to your stacks of evidence in case anyone suggests otherwise.

Progression of the first stage of spontaneous labour: A prospective cohort study in two sub-Saharan African countries1

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Oladapo O, Souza J, Fawole B, et al. Progression of the first stage of spontaneous labour: A prospective cohort study in two sub-Saharan African countries. PLoS Med. 2018;15(1):e1002492. [PubMed]
Jennifer (Author)