Author(s): Robert Zaj?c
Cesarean section on patients demand is a controversial and widely discussed topic among the medical professionals. The total amount of cesarean sections was doubled within the last twenty years. Among these cesarean section on request is a significantly rising group. Prevalence and reasons for the rising cesarean section ratio including cesarean section on demand are given the paper. Based on the bibliographic study, neonatolgic, psychological, ethical and legislative aspects are presented.