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Threatened Preterm Labor

Known as: Premature labor after 22 weeks, but before 37 completed weeks of gestation without delivery, Threatened premature labor 
Frequent painful contractions prior to 37 weeks of gestation without cervical change.(NICHD)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the performance of combining cervical length measurement with fetal fibronectin testing in predicting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES To integrate data on the performance of cervical length measurement for the prediction of preterm birth in symptomatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic and randomized controlled studies have shown that periodontal diseases may be associated with preterm… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to estimate the effect of sonographic cervical length (CL) and fetal fibronectin (FFN) on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the occurrence, timing, and outcomes of hospital-based diagnoses of preterm… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although observational studies have often claimed high success rates in women undergoing cervical cerclage for an incompetent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES To predict when delivery will occur, within 48 h and 7 days of presentation and before 35 weeks' gestation in women… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To determine whether sonographic measurement of cervical length in twin pregnancies presenting with threatened preterm… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE More than 70% of women presenting with threatened preterm labor do not progress to active labor and delivery. The aim… Expand
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVES To compare the tocolytic efficacy and maternal tolerance of nifedipine with ritodrine in the management of threatened… Expand
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