Inherited Predisposition to Spontaneous Preterm Delivery

@article{Bhattacharya2010InheritedPT,
  title={Inherited Predisposition to Spontaneous Preterm Delivery},
  author={Sohinee Bhattacharya and Edwin Amalraj Raja and Eider Ruiz Mirazo and Doris M. Campbell and Amanda J Lee and Jane E. Norman and Siladitya Bhattacharya},
  journal={Obstetrics \& Gynecology},
  year={2010},
  volume={115},
  pages={1125-1133}
}
OBJECTIVE: To assess inherited predisposition to spontaneous preterm delivery. METHODS: In this retrospective cohort study, intergenerational data on deliveries in mother–daughter pairs were analyzed from the Aberdeen Maternity Neonatal Databank using multilevel logistic regression. The study included an exposed cohort of all women born spontaneously preterm or whose mothers had experienced at least one spontaneous preterm delivery (at 24–37 weeks of gestation). The unexposed cohort included… 

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