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This illustration depicts a mobile hanging over an infant’s crib. In addition to some traditional playthings, this mobile’s hanging elements hint at the delicate balance of issues to be considered by expectant parents and healthcare providers in whether to attempt a vaginal birth after a prior cesarean delivery. No permission is required to use the image. Please credit “Bonnie Hamalainen/NIH Medical Arts.
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NIH Consensus Development Conference on
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean:
New Insights

March 8–10, 2010
Bethesda, Maryland

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Phone icon Press Telebriefing - Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 2:00pm
  Telebriefing Transcript
Telebriefing Playback
To listen to telebriefing, follow the call-in instructions below or download the audio files. The transcript will be posted as they become available.


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News release
  Post-conference News Release - March 10, 2010
While covering the conference, you may be interested in additional details regarding the conference process:

Pre-conference News Release - March 1, 2010

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