Does smoking in pregnancy modify the impact of antenatal steroids on neonatal respiratory distress syndrome? Results of the Epipage study.

@article{Burguet2005DoesSI,
  title={Does smoking in pregnancy modify the impact of antenatal steroids on neonatal respiratory distress syndrome? Results of the Epipage study.},
  author={Antoine Burguet and Monique Kaminski and Patrick Truffert and Alain Menget and Loic Marpeau and Marcel Voyer and Jean Christophe Roz{\'e} and Beno{\^i}t Escande and Gilles Cambonie and Jean Michel Hascoet and H{\'e}l{\'e}ne Grandjean and G{\'e}rard Br{\'e}art and B{\'e}atrice Larroque},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  year={2005},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={F41-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the relation between cigarette smoking during pregnancy and neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in very preterm birth, and to analyse the differential effect of antenatal steroids on RDS among smokers and non-smokers. DESIGN A population based cohort study (the French Epipage study). SETTING Regionally defined births in… CONTINUE READING