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Prevention of recurrent preterm delivery by 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate
Preterm delivery before 37 completed weeks gestation remains the major factor influencing infant mortality in developed countries. Women who have had a spontaneous preterm delivery are at much higherExpand
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A comparison of glyburide and insulin in women with gestational diabetes mellitus.
BACKGROUND Women with gestational diabetes mellitus are rarely treated with a sulfonylurea drug, because of concern about teratogenicity and neonatal hypoglycemia. There is little information aboutExpand
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Managing Preexisting Diabetes for Pregnancy
This document presents consensus panel recommendations for the medical care of pregnant women with preexisting diabetes, including type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The intent is to help clinicians dealExpand
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Work-up of stillbirth: a review of the evidence.
Despite improvements in antenatal and intrapartum care, stillbirth, defined as in utero fetal death at 20 weeks of gestation or greater, remains an important, largely unstudied, and poignant problemExpand
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Who returns for postpartum glucose screening following gestational diabetes mellitus?
  • K. Hunt, D. Conway
  • Medicine
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
  • 1 April 2008
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence of postpartum impaired glucose regulation (IGR) and factors associated with glucose screening following gestational diabetesExpand
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Asthma morbidity during pregnancy can be predicted by severity classification.
BACKGROUND The 1993 National Asthma Education Program Working Group on Asthma and Pregnancy defined asthma severity as mild, moderate, or severe on the basis of symptoms and spirometry, but noExpand
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The relationship of asthma medication use to perinatal outcomes.
BACKGROUND Maternal asthma has been reported to increase the risk of preeclampsia, preterm deliveries, and lower-birth-weight infants, but the mechanisms of this effect are not defined. OBJECTIVEExpand
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Prevention of recurrent preterm delivery by 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate.
BACKGROUND Women who have had a spontaneous preterm delivery are at greatly increased risk for preterm delivery in subsequent pregnancies. The results of several small trials have suggested that 17Expand
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The Relationship of the Factor V Leiden Mutation and Pregnancy Outcomes for Mother and Fetus
Objective: We sought to estimate the frequency of pregnancy-related thromboembolic events among carriers of the factor V Leiden (FVL) mutation without a personal history of thromboembolism, and toExpand
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Association Between Stillbirth and Illicit Drug Use and Smoking During Pregnancy
OBJECTIVE: To compare illicit drug and smoking use in pregnancies with and without stillbirth. METHODS: The Stillbirth Collaborative Research Network conducted a case–control study from March 2006 toExpand
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