Concomitant use of glucocorticoids: a comparison of two metaanalyses on antibiotic treatment in preterm premature rupture of membranes.

@article{Leitich1998ConcomitantUO,
  title={Concomitant use of glucocorticoids: a comparison of two metaanalyses on antibiotic treatment in preterm premature rupture of membranes.},
  author={Harald Leitich and Christian Egarter and Klaus Reisenberger and Alexandra Kaider and Peter Berghammer},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1998},
  volume={178 5},
  pages={899-908}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to investigate whether the demonstrated beneficial effects of antibiotics on maternal and neonatal morbidity are altered when glucocorticoids are part of the treatment of preterm premature rupture of membranes. STUDY DESIGN We performed a metaanalysis of five published, randomized trials of antibiotic treatment in… CONTINUE READING