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Maternal request caesarean

Most NHS trusts in the UK make the process of requesting a caesarean lengthy and unnecessarily difficult, increasing the anxiety and distress of the women concerned.

This is one of the findings of a report by a maternity charity, which also found wide variation in the way trusts deal with these requests.