Five-year experience with midtrimester amniocentesis performed by a single group of obstetricians-gynecologists at a community hospital.

@article{Blackwell2002FiveyearEW,
  title={Five-year experience with midtrimester amniocentesis performed by a single group of obstetricians-gynecologists at a community hospital.},
  author={Sean C. Blackwell and Margot G Abundis and Paul C Nehra},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2002},
  volume={186 6},
  pages={1130-2}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the pregnancy loss rate after genetic amniocentesis that was performed by general obstetrician-gynecologists in a community hospital. STUDY DESIGN Medical records and billing information were used to identify all genetic amniocenteses that had been performed by a group of general obstetricians-gynecologists from 1996 through 2000. Maternal charts were reviewed for data that were pertinent to the risk of fetal loss: maternal age, parity… CONTINUE READING