To Determine the Effects of Labor Induction on Maternal and Fetal Outcome in Postterm Pregnancies (41 Weeks Plus)

  • Milad M. M. Gahwagi, Farag Benali, Nagat M. Bettamer, Asma Soliman Zubi
  • Published 2017

Abstract

Background: Pregnancies progressing postterm are associated with a higher perinatal morbidity and mortality rates than those delivered at term. In a United Kingdom study, the rate of stillbirth increased from 0.35 in 1000 live births in pregnancies of 37 weeks to 2.12 in 1000 live births in pregnancies of 43 weeks gestation. Morbidities associated with… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gahwagi2017ToDT, title={To Determine the Effects of Labor Induction on Maternal and Fetal Outcome in Postterm Pregnancies (41 Weeks Plus)}, author={Milad M. M. Gahwagi and Farag Benali and Nagat M. Bettamer and Asma Soliman Zubi}, year={2017} }