Misoprostol for cervical ripening at and near term--a comparative study.

OBJECTIVE To compare the safety and efficacy of misoprostol with that of dinoprostone for the induction of labour at term, or near term. DESIGN Three hundred and ninety-six women with term pregnancies were randomised to receive either oral or vaginal misoprostol, or dinoprostone. Women who had had a previous caesarean section (CS) or those with a… CONTINUE READING