Recommendation ID
CG132/11
Question
The effectiveness and safety of single layer closure of the uterine incision is uncertain. Except within a research context, the uterine incision should be sutured with two layers. [2004]
Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)
None.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Caesarean section
Number
CG132
Date issued
November 2011

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? Yes  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No