Progesterone for Prevention of Recurrent Preterm Labor after Arrested Preterm LaborA Randomized Controlled Trial

@inproceedings{Regmi2012ProgesteroneFP,
  title={Progesterone for Prevention of Recurrent Preterm Labor after Arrested Preterm LaborA Randomized Controlled Trial},
  author={Mohan Chandra Regmi and Pappu Rijal and Ajay Agrawal and Dhruba Kumar Uprety},
  year={2012}
}
Background: Preterm birth is the major cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity. In developing countries, it’s a major health hazard. But there are very few evidence based interventions to prevent it. This study focus on prevention of preterm birth. Methods: A randomized controlled trial was undertaken in BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, where 60 patients were randomized into group 1 (n=29, weekly intramuscular Progesterone) and group 2 (n=31,no treatment) after the arrest of preterm… CONTINUE READING

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