Trial of labour after four Caesarean sections: a case report and literature review

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2001 May;41(2):233-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1479-828x.2001.tb01219.x.


We present the case of a woman who requested trial of labour following four Caesarean sections and achieved a vaginal birth. We discuss the recent legal rulings pertaining to patient consent in respect to Caesarean section and published data on outcomes following trial of labour after more than 1 Caesarean section.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Pregnancy
  • Trial of Labor*
  • Vaginal Birth after Cesarean*