Magnesium sulphate for preventing preterm birth in threatened preterm labour.

@article{Crowther2002MagnesiumSF,
  title={Magnesium sulphate for preventing preterm birth in threatened preterm labour.},
  author={C. Crowther and J. Hiller and L. Doyle},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2002},
  volume={4},
  pages={
          CD001060
        }
}
  • C. Crowther, J. Hiller, L. Doyle
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • BACKGROUND Magnesium sulphate is used to inhibit uterine activity in women in preterm labour to prevent preterm birth. [...] Key MethodSEARCH STRATEGY We searched the Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group trials register (May 2002) and the Cochrane Controlled Trials Register (The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2002). SELECTION CRITERIA TYPES OF PARTICIPANTS Women thought to be in preterm labour.Expand Abstract
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    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    Primary Hypothesis: Acute tocolysis (48 hours) using oral nifedipine is more effective than intravenous magnesium sulfate in prolonging pregnancy in women with preterm labor with… Expand
    ConditionsPremature Birth, Premature Labor
    InterventionDrug
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