Impact of body mass index, waist circumference and pfannenstiel site tissue thickness, and elastosonography on operative parameters

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GÜLTEKİN S., Gultekin I. B. , Yilmaz Z., Icer B., Alkan A. , Kucukozkan T.

Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences, vol.47, no.5, pp.1315-1321, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1610-133
  • Title of Journal : Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.1315-1321


Background/aim: This study aimed to evaluate the impact of body fat distribution measured by body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC) and Pfannenstiel incision site tissue thickness, and elastosonography on bleeding and operation time during cesarean delivery.