Misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction: a meta-analysis.

@article{SnchezRamos1997MisoprostolFC,
  title={Misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Luis S{\'a}nchez-Ramos and Andrew M. Kaunitz and Robert L. Wears and Isaac Delke and Francisco Gaudier},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1997},
  volume={89 4},
  pages={633-42}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze published randomized trials assessing the safety and efficacy of misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction. DATA SOURCES We supplemented a search of entries in electronic data bases with references cited in original studies and review articles to identify randomized trials of misoprostol for cervical ripening and labor induction. METHODS OF STUDY SELECTION Two blinded investigators performed independent trial quality evaluation and data abstraction of… CONTINUE READING