The morbidity of the 34- to 35-week gestation: should we reexamine the paradigm?

@article{Gladstone2004TheMO,
  title={The morbidity of the 34- to 35-week gestation: should we reexamine the paradigm?},
  author={Igor M Gladstone and Vern L. Katz},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={9-13}
}
Algorithms for the management of preterm labor avoid the use of tocolysis beyond 34 weeks' gestation, based in large part on low respiratory morbidity found at this gestational age. We sought to delineate the morbidities, not just respiratory, of this age group in a modern neonatal intensive care unit setting. We prospectively looked at hospital resource… CONTINUE READING