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A 29-year-old para 1 with a booking BMI of 42 (121 kg) attends at 39+1 weeks of gestation with a history of regular contractions and spontaneous rupture of the membranes.
Her first baby was born three years ago by emergency caesarean section for suspected fetal compromise when the cervix was 7 cm dilated.
In this pregnancy, the antenatal course has been uncomplicated and she is aiming for a vaginal birth. On examination, the cervix is 5 cm dilated and the liquor is clear.
What would be the most appropriate management?