Magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in preeclampsia: Lessons learned from recent trials.

@article{Sibai2004MagnesiumSP,
  title={Magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in preeclampsia: Lessons learned from recent trials.},
  author={Baha M. Sibai},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={190 6},
  pages={1520-6}
}
  • Baha M. Sibai
  • Published 2004 in American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
In the US, the routine use of magnesium sulfate for seizure prophylaxis in women with preeclampsia is an ingrained obstetric practice. During the past decade, several observational studies and randomized trials have described the use of various regimens of magnesium sulfate to prevent or reduce the rate of seizures and complications in women with… CONTINUE READING