|Prenatal therapy for fetal growth restriction.|
|PMID: 16721109 Owner: NLM Status: MEDLINE|
|The choice of therapy for fetal growth restriction (FGR) depends on the nature of the insult that led to the development of FGR. Many etiologic factors are either not amenable to therapy or fetal growth has not been improved by treatments that benefit the mother. Many therapeutic approaches have been used to improve fetal condition. None of the approaches have been of value in a consistent manner. We present the numerous approaches, and their rationale for their use, that have been tried to treat the growth impaired fetus. The evidence from the randomized clinical trials is summarized and their conclusions given.|
|Reinaldo Figueroa; Dev Maulik|
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|Type: Journal Article; Review|
|Title: Clinical obstetrics and gynecology Volume: 49 ISSN: 0009-9201 ISO Abbreviation: Clin Obstet Gynecol Publication Date: 2006 Jun|
|Created Date: 2006-05-24 Completed Date: 2008-01-16 Revised Date: 2009-11-11|
Medline Journal Info:
|Nlm Unique ID: 0070014 Medline TA: Clin Obstet Gynecol Country: United States|
|Languages: eng Pagination: 308-19 Citation Subset: IM|
|Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org|
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administration & dosage
Aspirin / administration & dosage
Calcium Channel Blockers / administration & dosage
Calcium, Dietary / administration & dosage
Fetal Growth Retardation / drug therapy, prevention & control, therapy*
Fish Oils / administration & dosage
Folic Acid / administration & dosage
Iron Compounds / administration & dosage
Lower Body Negative Pressure
Magnesium Compounds / administration & dosage
Meta-Analysis as Topic
Nitric Oxide Donors / administration & dosage
Oxygen Inhalation Therapy
Plasma Substitutes / administration & dosage
Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
Vitamins / administration & dosage
Zinc Compounds / administration & dosage
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