Epidemiology and causes of preterm birth
The length of the cervix and the risk of spontaneous premature delivery. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal Fetal Medicine Unit Network.
The risk of spontaneous preterm delivery is increased in women who are found to have a short cervix by vaginal ultrasonography during pregnancy.
A randomized, controlled trial of magnesium sulfate for the prevention of cerebral palsy.
Fetal exposure to magnesium sulfate before anticipated early preterm delivery did not reduce the combined risk of moderate or severe cerebral palsy or death, although the rate of cerebral palsies was reduced among survivors.
Preterm Birth 1: Epidemiology and Causes of Preterm Birth
Primary, secondary, and tertiary interventions to reduce the morbidity and mortality of preterm birth
Depressive symptoms are associated with elevated serum proinflammatory cytokines among pregnant women
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 17…
The preterm prediction study: a clinical risk assessment system.
Research agenda for preterm birth: recommendations from the March of Dimes.
Labor Induction Versus Expectant Management in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women
Le declenchement du travail a 39 semaines chez les femmes nullipares a faible risque d'evolution perinatale composite indesirable, mais entrainait une frequence significativement plus faible d'accouchements par cesarienne.