Group B streptococci cultured in urine during pregnancy associated with preterm delivery: a selection problem?

@article{Khalil2018GroupBS,
  title={Group B streptococci cultured in urine during pregnancy associated with preterm delivery: a selection problem?},
  author={Mohammed Rohi Khalil and Niels Uldbjerg and Jens Kj\olseth M\oller and Poul Bak Thorsen},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  year={2018},
  pages={1-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate an association between Group B streptococci (GBS) in urine culture during pregnancy and preterm delivery. METHODS A population-based cohort consisted of all the pregnant women (n = 36,097) from the catchment area of Lillebaelt Hospital, Denmark, during the period January 2002 -December 2012. The cohort of 34,285 singleton… CONTINUE READING