After birth of the fetus, the placenta is expelled by uterine contractions and the cord is separated from the child by the physician.

Delayed Cord Clamping 
Perhaps we need a rhetorical shift - what if we refer to immediate clamping and cutting of the umbilical cord as premature cord clamping?

After birth of the fetus, the placenta is expelled by uterine contractions and the cord is separated from the child by the physician.

Delayed Cord Clamping 

Perhaps we need a rhetorical shift - what if we refer to immediate clamping and cutting of the umbilical cord as premature cord clamping?