17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in nulliparas with cervical length less than 30 mm

William A. Grobman, Elizabeth A. Thom, Catherine Y. Spong, Jay D. Iams, George R. Saade, Brian M. Mercer, Alan T N Tita, Dwight J. Rouse, Yoram Sorokin, Ronald J. Wapner, Kenneth J. Leveno, Sean Blackwell, M. Sean Esplin, Jorge Tolosa, John M. Thorp, Steve N. Caritis, J. Peter Van Dorsten

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Abstract

Objective: We sought to evaluate whether 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17-OHP) reduces preterm birth (PTB) in nulliparous women with a midtrimester cervical length (CL)

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume207
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2012

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Premature Birth
Second Pregnancy Trimester
17-alpha-hydroxy-progesterone caproate

Keywords

  • nulliparous
  • progesterone
  • progestogen
  • short cervix

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in nulliparas with cervical length less than 30 mm. / Grobman, William A.; Thom, Elizabeth A.; Spong, Catherine Y.; Iams, Jay D.; Saade, George R.; Mercer, Brian M.; Tita, Alan T N; Rouse, Dwight J.; Sorokin, Yoram; Wapner, Ronald J.; Leveno, Kenneth J.; Blackwell, Sean; Esplin, M. Sean; Tolosa, Jorge; Thorp, John M.; Caritis, Steve N.; Van Dorsten, J. Peter.

In: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol. 207, No. 5, 11.2012.

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Grobman, WA, Thom, EA, Spong, CY, Iams, JD, Saade, GR, Mercer, BM, Tita, ATN, Rouse, DJ, Sorokin, Y, Wapner, RJ, Leveno, KJ, Blackwell, S, Esplin, MS, Tolosa, J, Thorp, JM, Caritis, SN & Van Dorsten, JP 2012, '17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in nulliparas with cervical length less than 30 mm', American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 207, no. 5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2012.09.013
Grobman, William A. ; Thom, Elizabeth A. ; Spong, Catherine Y. ; Iams, Jay D. ; Saade, George R. ; Mercer, Brian M. ; Tita, Alan T N ; Rouse, Dwight J. ; Sorokin, Yoram ; Wapner, Ronald J. ; Leveno, Kenneth J. ; Blackwell, Sean ; Esplin, M. Sean ; Tolosa, Jorge ; Thorp, John M. ; Caritis, Steve N. ; Van Dorsten, J. Peter. / 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in nulliparas with cervical length less than 30 mm. In: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2012 ; Vol. 207, No. 5.
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