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Twins--results after changing the management in pregnancy and labor.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8106942     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Retrospective analysis of the results of management in pregnancy and labor of 598 pregnancies during the period 1986-1990. The influence of prophylactic and therapeutic hospitalization related to the gestational age on the complication rate for premature labor, method of delivery, fetal outcome (APGAR-score, umbilical cord-pH, neonatal mortality) will be presented. There is a need for improvement in antenatal care and the management of delivery including liberal indication for prophylactic hospitalization and for delivery by caesarean section.
Authors:
P Hengst; O Aedtner; T Kokott
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatal medicine     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0300-5577     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinat Med     Publication Date:  1993  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-03-22     Completed Date:  1994-03-22     Revised Date:  2005-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0361031     Medline TA:  J Perinat Med     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  303-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Humboldt University (Charité), Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Berlin, Fed. Rep. of Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Apgar Score
Birth Weight
Cesarean Section / statistics & numerical data
Delivery, Obstetric
Female
Fetal Death
Gestational Age
Hospitalization / trends
Humans
Infant Mortality
Infant, Newborn
Obstetric Labor, Premature / etiology,  prevention & control*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcome*
Pregnancy, Multiple*
Prenatal Care*
Retrospective Studies
Risk Factors
Tocolysis
Twins
Uterine Cervical Incompetence / surgery

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