After 32/40 is as high as 57% and after 36/40 may still be as high as 25%.
Is more in multiparous.
Less likely in primipara and extended breech.
Risks of ECV
Severe bradycardia requires immediate delivery by CS.
Benefits to fetus
Decreases the risks of foetal trauma.
Decreases the incidence of cord prolapse.
Decreases the rate of unattended breech delivery.
Any breech after 36/40.
Significant foetal abnormalities.
Need for CS for other indications.
Tocolysis is C/I in congenital or acquired heart disease, DM or thyroid disease.
Severe protienuric PIH.
(Evidence of macrosomia).
USS to confirm normal baby and normal AFV.
Informed concent: PTL, ROM,cord and placental accident.
Facilities for immediate CS.