C-reactive protein: a limited test for managing patients with preterm labor or preterm rupture of membranes?

Abstract

C-reactive protein has been used to identify patients at high risk for infectious morbidity with preterm labor or preterm rupture of membranes. In this article we report on 104 patients with preterm labor symptoms (n = 45) or preterm rupture of the membranes (n = 59) and serial evaluations of C-reactive protein measured by latex agglutination and laser… (More)

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@article{Ernest1987CreactivePA, title={C-reactive protein: a limited test for managing patients with preterm labor or preterm rupture of membranes?}, author={Joseph M Ernest and Melissa F Swain and S M Block and Lynn Hankinson Nelson and Christos G Hatjis and Paul J. Meis}, journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1987}, volume={156 2}, pages={449-54} }