The Alabama preterm birth prevention project.

  title={The Alabama preterm birth prevention project.},
  author={Robert L Goldenberg and Richard O. Davis and Rachel L. Copper and Denise Corliss and J. A. Andrews and Amy Carpenter},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={75 6},
A preterm birth prevention program consisting of risk scoring, intensive weekly observation including cervical examinations, and detailed education about preterm labor signs and symptoms was tested in a predominantly black, indigent population. One thousand high-risk women were randomized to treatment or control groups. Although more preterm labor was… CONTINUE READING