Association of Prenatal Ibuprofen Exposure with Birth Weight and Gestational Age: A Population-Based Sibling Study

@inproceedings{NezvalovHenriksen2016AssociationOP,
  title={Association of Prenatal Ibuprofen Exposure with Birth Weight and Gestational Age: A Population-Based Sibling Study},
  author={Kateřina Nezvalov{\'a}-Henriksen and Mollie E Wood and Olav Spigset and Hedvig Nordeng},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVES Three studies so far have investigated the effect of prenatal non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) exposure on birth weight and gestational age. The aim in this study was to evaluate the association of prenatal ibuprofen with birth weight and gestational age at birth, using a sibling design in an attempt to adjust for the possibility of familial confounding. DESIGN Using data from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa) and the Medical Birth Registry of Norway… CONTINUE READING