Contact: Carrie Bebermeyer
Saint Louis University
Caption: Lisa Cannada, M.D., associate professor of orthopaedic surgery at Saint Louis University, led research finding that women who give birth after suffering pelvic fractures receive C-sections at more than double normal rates despite the fact that vaginal delivery after such injuries is possible.
Credit: Chad Williams
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