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Research & Reviews  47 results

Uterine, Fetal Cerebral Doppler and Oligohydramnios to Predict Abnormal Heart Rate Tracings in Postterm Pregnancies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03703037

Oct 28th, 2019 - This will be a nested case-control study that was conducted at University Hospital Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez after the approval of Institutional ethical committee. Women with low risk late term or postterm pregnancy (at least 41 weeks) with confirm ges...

Postterm pregnancy
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/postterm-pregnancy
Errol R Norwitz

INTRODUCTION The timely onset of labor and delivery is an important determinant of perinatal outcome. Although it has long been known that there is a small absolute increase in perinatal mortality as pregnancies extend beyond the estimated due dat...

Perinatal death beyond 41 weeks pregnancy: an evaluation of causes and substandard care...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6149052
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Kortekaas JC, Scheuer AC et. al.

Sep 21st, 2018 - Late- and postterm pregnancy are associated with adverse perinatal outcomes, like perinatal death. We evaluated causes of death and substandard care factors (SSFs) in term and postterm perinatal death. We used data from the Perinatal Audit Registr...

Timing induction of labour at 41 or 42 weeks? A closer look at time frames of compariso...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.midw.2018.07.011
Midwifery Keulen JKJ, Bruinsma A et. al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Postterm pregnancy is associated with increased perinatal risk. The WHO defines postterm pregnancy as a pregnancy at or beyond 42 weeks + 0 days, though currently labour is induced at 41 weeks in many settings. Guidelines on timing of labour induc...

Postterm Pregnancy
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/gynecology-and-obstetrics/abnormalities-and-complications-of-labor-and-delivery/postterm-pregnancy
Julie S. Moldenhauer

May 31st, 2018 - Postterm pregnancy refers to gestation that lasts ≥ 42 wk. Antenatal surveillance should be considered at 41 wk. Induction of labor should be considered after 41 wk and is recommended after 42 wk.

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Guidelines  2 results

Practice bulletin no. 146: Management of late-term and postterm pregnancies.
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000452744.06088.48
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 22nd, 2014 - Postterm pregnancy refers to a pregnancy that has reached or extended beyond 42 0/7 weeks of gestation from the last menstrual period (LMP), whereas a late-term pregnancy is defined as one that has reached between 41 0/7 weeks and 41 6/7 weeks of ...

Guidelines for the management of postterm pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm.2010.057
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Mandruzzato G, Alfirevic Z et. al.

Feb 16th, 2010 - A pregnancy reaching 42 completed weeks (294 days) is defined as postterm (PT). The use of ultrasound in early pregnancy for precise dating significantly reduces the number of PT pregnancies compared to dating based on the last menstrual period. A...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  53 results

Uterine, Fetal Cerebral Doppler and Oligohydramnios to Predict Abnormal Heart Rate Tracings in Postterm Pregnancies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03703037

Oct 28th, 2019 - This will be a nested case-control study that was conducted at University Hospital Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez after the approval of Institutional ethical committee. Women with low risk late term or postterm pregnancy (at least 41 weeks) with confirm ges...

Patient education: Postterm pregnancy (Beyond the Basics)
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/postterm-pregnancy-beyond-the-basics
Errol R Norwitz

INTRODUCTION Although pregnancy is said to last nine months, health care providers track pregnancy by weeks and days. The estimated delivery date, also called the estimated due date or EDD, is calculated as 40 weeks or 280 days from the first day ...

Postterm pregnancy
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/postterm-pregnancy
Errol R Norwitz

INTRODUCTION The timely onset of labor and delivery is an important determinant of perinatal outcome. Although it has long been known that there is a small absolute increase in perinatal mortality as pregnancies extend beyond the estimated due dat...

Perinatal death beyond 41 weeks pregnancy: an evaluation of causes and substandard care...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6149052
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Kortekaas JC, Scheuer AC et. al.

Sep 21st, 2018 - Late- and postterm pregnancy are associated with adverse perinatal outcomes, like perinatal death. We evaluated causes of death and substandard care factors (SSFs) in term and postterm perinatal death. We used data from the Perinatal Audit Registr...

Timing induction of labour at 41 or 42 weeks? A closer look at time frames of compariso...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.midw.2018.07.011
Midwifery Keulen JKJ, Bruinsma A et. al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Postterm pregnancy is associated with increased perinatal risk. The WHO defines postterm pregnancy as a pregnancy at or beyond 42 weeks + 0 days, though currently labour is induced at 41 weeks in many settings. Guidelines on timing of labour induc...

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News  3 results

Induction at 41 Weeks May Avert Complications
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/49916/obstetrics/induction-41-weeks-may-avert-complications
Michele G. Sullivan

RIVIERA MAYA, MEXICO — Routine induction of labor at 41 weeks is safe for women with low-risk singleton pregnancies and may decrease the risk of postterm pregnancy complications for both mother and baby, Dr. Errol Norwitz said at a meeting on obst.

Comparison of Induction of Labour and Expectant Management in Postterm Pregnancy: A Matched Cohort Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/712296_2

Methods We performed a retrospective matched cohort study in which we compared the induction of labour at 42 weeks' gestation to a policy of expectant monitoring. The study was performed at the Máxima Medical Centre, Veldhoven, and at the St. Elis...

Comparison of Induction of Labour and Expectant Management in Postterm Pregnancy: A Matched Cohort Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/712296

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Randomized clinical trials have shown that induction of labour does not result in higher caesarean delivery rates in women who are postterm. Despite this evidence, the policy of inducing women who are postterm is...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →