Cost and clinical utility of repeated syphilis screening in the third trimester in a high-risk population.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE We sought to determine the clinical utility and cost of repeating syphilis testing in the third trimester of pregnancy in a high-risk urban population. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective cohort analysis was performed for patients delivering from January 1993 through December 2009 with at least 1 venereal disease research laboratory (VDRL) test sent… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2013.12.012

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