The effect of single or multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroid therapy on neonatal respiratory distress syndrome in singleton versus twin pregnancies.

@article{Choi2009TheEO,
  title={The effect of single or multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroid therapy on neonatal respiratory distress syndrome in singleton versus twin pregnancies.},
  author={Suk-Joo Choi and Seung Eun Song and Eun Sung Seo and Soo-Young Oh and Jong-Hwa Kim and Cheong-Rae Roh},
  journal={The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={173-9}
}
BACKGROUND Antenatal corticosteroid (ACS) treatment is widely used for the prevention of respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in preterm infants. However, the efficacy and safety of ACS treatment remains controversial in twin pregnancies. AIMS To investigate the effect of ACS therapy, single or multiple courses, on the incidence of neonatal RDS in… CONTINUE READING