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Table 3 Hospital differences in the risk of caesarean section after labour induction among all induced women (n = 2041)

From: Risk of caesarean section after induced labour: do hospitals make a difference?

  With no indication for induction With at least one indication for induction
  % Caesarean PR* (95% CI) % Caesarean PR‡ (95% CI)
Hospital     
1 21.8 Reference 41.4 1.29 (0.94 – 1.76)
2 41.7 1.49 (0.83 – 2.70) 30.6 Reference
3 34.4 1.35 (0.86 – 2.13) 44.8 1.37 (0.99 – 1.91)
4 39.4 1.63 (1.06 – 2.49) 51.1 1.50 (1.10 – 2.05)
5 46.8 1.86 (1.23 – 2.82) 50.4 1.53 (1.12 – 2.10)
  p < 0.001 p = 0.035 p < 0.001 p = 0.065
  1. * adjusted for foetal presentation and parity and previous caesarean.
  2. ‡ adjusted for parity and previous caesarean.