The effect of maternal magnesium sulfate treatment on neonatal morbidity in < or = 1000-gram infants.

@article{Kimberlin1998TheEO,
  title={The effect of maternal magnesium sulfate treatment on neonatal morbidity in < or = 1000-gram infants.},
  author={Debora F Kimberlin and John C. Hauth and Robert L Goldenberg and Steve Bottoms and Jay D. Iams and Brian M. Mercer and Cora A Macpherson and Gary R Thurnau},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={1998},
  volume={15 11},
  pages={635-41}
}
We evaluated the effect of maternal magnesium sulfate treatment on selected neonatal outcomes in < or =1000-g infants. In a 1-year (1992-1993) observational study, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Network of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units collected outcome data for 799 infants whose birth weights were < or =1000 g. Only singleton infants, with a gestational age >20 weeks who were not the product of an induced abortion were included. Our analysis was further limited to… CONTINUE READING

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