Induction versus expectant management in premature rupture of the membranes with mature amniotic fluid at 32 to 36 weeks

A randomized trial

Brian M. Mercer, Lisa G. Crocker, Nina Boe, Baha M. Sibai

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129 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)775-782
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume169
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes

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Fetal Organ Maturity
Premature Rupture Fetal Membranes
Induced Labor
Tocolysis
Fetal Monitoring
Chorioamnionitis
Fetal Death
Pregnancy Complications
Third Pregnancy Trimester
Oxytocin
Amniotic Fluid
Pregnancy Outcome
Intravenous Infusions
Physical Examination
Rupture
Length of Stay
Prospective Studies
Morbidity
Pregnancy
Lung

Keywords

  • induction
  • Preterm premature rupture of the membranes
  • pulmonary maturity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Induction versus expectant management in premature rupture of the membranes with mature amniotic fluid at 32 to 36 weeks : A randomized trial. / Mercer, Brian M.; Crocker, Lisa G.; Boe, Nina; Sibai, Baha M.

In: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol. 169, No. 4, 1993, p. 775-782.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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