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Research & Reviews  219 results

Progesterone, cervical cerclage or cervical pessary to prevent preterm birth: a decisio...
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Katharina P, René H et. al.

Apr 25th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to investigate guidelines on preterm birth, analyze decision-criteria, and to identify consensus and discrepancies among these guidelines. Objective consensus analysis of guidelines. Ten international guidelines on preter...

Cerclage versus vaginal progesterone in low-risk pregnant women with a short cervix.
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Martinez O, Moran HK et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - To compare vaginal progesterone to cerclage in preventing preterm birth and adverse perinatal outcomes in women with a singleton gestation, incidentally found sonographic cervical length of <15 mm, and no history of preterm birth. A retrospective ...

Comparison of two stitches versus one stitch for emergency cervical cerclage to prevent...
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the ... Xu ZM, Zhang J et. al.

Apr 10th, 2022 - To compare the efficacy of two stitches versus one stitch in women with emergency cervical cerclage. A retrospective case-control study of 26 women with singleton pregnancies who underwent emergency cervical cerclage before 26 weeks. A comparison ...

Laparoscopic abdominal cerclage during pregnancy: a simplified approach.
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Zhao B, Dong T et. al.

Mar 28th, 2022 - Cervical insufficiency is a major cause of second-trimester pregnancy loss and spontaneous preterm delivery. Transabdominal cervicoisthmic cerclage is usually performed before pregnancy for patients of cervical insufficiency, in whom transvaginal ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Cervical insufficiency and cervical cerclage.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Brown R, Gagnon R et. al.

Jan 11th, 2014 - The purpose of this guideline is to provide a framework that clinicians can use to determine which women are at greatest risk of having cervical insufficiency and in which set of circumstances a cerclage is of potential value. Published literature...

Progesterone and preterm birth prevention: translating clinical trials data into clinic...
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology;

May 1st, 2012 - We sought to provide evidence-based guidelines for using progestogens for the prevention of preterm birth (PTB). Relevant documents, in particular randomized trials, were identified using PubMed (US National Library of Medicine, 1983 through Febru...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Azithromycin to Improve Latency in Exam Indicated Cerclage Control Trial

Mar 15th, 2022 - Preterm birth (PTB) continues to be a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality. The rate of spontaneous PTB (delivery before 37 weeks gestation) is one in ten pregnancies and a history of prior preterm birth remains a risk factor for recu...

Prospective Evaluation of Pathways for Preterm Birth

Mar 9th, 2022 - Patients will be approached for potential enrollment at the time of their anatomy ultrasound 18+0 and 23+6 weeks' gestation pending their obstetric history or if a transabdominal ultrasound evaluation or past transvaginal examination suggests the ...

The Vaginal Progesterone and Cerclage

Sep 1st, 2021 - Pregnancy loss in the second trimester is not uncommon. About 2-3% of pregnancies will be lost in the second trimester, which is much lower than in the first trimester. Once a pregnancy reaches 20 weeks gestation, less than 0.5% will end in a feta...

Changes in Pregnancy in Egyptian Women With History of Recurrent Miscarriage

Jul 14th, 2021 - Introduction Recurrent miscarriage (RM )is defined as the loss of three of more consecutive pregnancies before 20 weeks gestation (Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 2011, Practice Committee of American Society for Reproductive Medici...

Cerclage vs Cervical Pessary in Women With Cervical Incompetence

Mar 18th, 2021 - Methods/Design: This is an open-label, pilot, multicentre, prospective, randomised controlled trial (RCT). Enrolees are women with singleton pregnancies and previous PB based on CI (primary intervention, <16 weeks) or in case of previous PB and a ...

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News  13 results

Could Vaginal Swab Predict Preterm Birth?

Oct 22nd, 2019 - Measuring concentrations of certain biomarkers in vaginal secretions may provide a way to assess risk of preterm birth, researchers found. Levels of tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases (TIMP-1), a protein that may play a role in pregnanc...

Spontaneous Preterm Birth Rates Higher With IVF/ICSI

Dec 5th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Spontaneous preterm birth (SPTB) is more common in singleton pregnancies conceived with in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (IVF/ICSI) compared to those conceived naturally, according to a meta-a...

Cervical Cerclage May Avoid Preterm Birth, Guidelines Say

Jan 22nd, 2014 - Women with a history of cervical insufficiency (1 or more second-trimester pregnancy losses in the absence of labor or prior cerclage because of painless cervical dilation in the second trimester) or painless cervical dilation in the second trimes...

Cervical Cerclage May Avoid Preterm Birth, Guidelines Say

Jan 22nd, 2014 - Women with a history of cervical insufficiency (1 or more second-trimester pregnancy losses in the absence of labor or prior cerclage because of painless cervical dilation in the second trimester) or painless cervical dilation in the second trimes...

Which perioperative strategies for transvaginal cervical cerclage are backed by data?
Alex C. Vidaeff, MD, MPH

Oct 12th, 2013 - In contemporary medical practice, we expect our clinical actions to reflect the best and most current evidence. In many cases, however, the evidence available to us is weak or irrelevant.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →