Optimum timing for planned delivery of uncomplicated monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies.

@article{Breathnach2012OptimumTF,
  title={Optimum timing for planned delivery of uncomplicated monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies.},
  author={Fionnuala M Breathnach and Fionnuala M Mcauliffe and Michael Patrick Geary and Sean C. J. Daly and John R Higgins and James Dornan and John Joseph Morrison and Gerard Burke and Shane P Higgins and Patrick Dicker and Fiona Manning and Stephen Carroll and Fergal Desmond Malone},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2012},
  volume={119 1},
  pages={50-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the optimum timing for planned delivery of uncomplicated monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies. METHODS Unselected twin pregnancies were recruited for this prospective cohort study (N=1,028), which was conducted in eight tertiary referral perinatal centers in Ireland. Perinatal mortality and a composite measure of perinatal morbidity (respiratory distress, necrotizing enterocolitis, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, periventricular leukomalacia, or sepsis) were… CONTINUE READING
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