Effects of induction of labor with prostaglandin E2 on fetal breathing and body movements: controlled, randomized, double-blind study.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of prostaglandin (PG) E2, given for induction of labor at term, on fetal breathing and body movements. METHODS Eighteen women with term pregnancies, mild gestational hypertension, intact membranes, and unripe cervices who were not in labor participated in this study. After a 60-minute baseline ultrasound examination of… (More)

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@article{Sorokin1992EffectsOI, title={Effects of induction of labor with prostaglandin E2 on fetal breathing and body movements: controlled, randomized, double-blind study.}, author={Yoram Sorokin and Mordechai Hallak and Oana Klein and I Kalderon and Haim Abramovici}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1992}, volume={80 5}, pages={788-91} }