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What has NICE said?

What has NICE said?

Insertion of a double balloon catheter for induction of labour in pregnant women who have not had a previous caesarean section is safe enough and works well enough for use in the NHS.

What does this mean for me?

Your health professional should fully explain what is involved in having this procedure, and discuss the possible benefits and risks with you. You should also be told how to find more information about the procedure. All of this should happen before you decide whether you want to have this procedure or not.

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