Bacterial vaginosis as a risk factor for preterm delivery: a meta-analysis.

  title={Bacterial vaginosis as a risk factor for preterm delivery: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Harald Leitich and Barbara Bodner-Adler and Mathias Brunbauer and Alexandra Kaider and Christian Egarter and Peter Husslein},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={189 1},
OBJECTIVE We performed a meta-analysis to evaluate bacterial vaginosis as a risk factor for preterm delivery. STUDY DESIGN Selection criteria were (1). the data appeared in original, published English-language reports of prospective studies or control groups of clinical trials that included women at <37 weeks of gestation with intact amniotic membranes, (2). all the women had to have been screened for bacterial vaginosis that was diagnosed by either clinical criteria or criteria that were… CONTINUE READING
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