Management of triplet pregnancies in the 1980s--are we doing better?

@article{Weissman1991ManagementOT,
  title={Management of triplet pregnancies in the 1980s--are we doing better?},
  author={Amir Weissman and Naama Yoffe and Peter Jakobi and Joseph M. Brandes and Emil P{\'a}ldi and Shraga Blazer},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={1991},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={333-7}
}
The incidence of triplet pregnancies has increased with the introduction of ovulation induction agents and is expected to further increase with the implementation of multiple embryo transfer in the in vitro fertilization programs. We review our experience with 29 triplet pregnancies in the last 10 years. Despite early sonographic diagnosis, close follow-up, increased use of tocolytics, and prophylactic cervical suture, we could not document prolongation of pregnancy, increased infants' weight… CONTINUE READING