King's College London

Research portal

Late-stage Cesarean section causes recurrent early preterm birth: how to tackle this problem?

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)293-296
Number of pages4
JournalUltrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume54
Issue number3
Early online date1 Apr 2019
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2019

Documents

King's Authors

Abstract

Preterm deliveries have multiple aetiologies and management is dependent on cause. Recent studies have shown that caesarean sections performed late in labour have been associated with recurrent, early premature births and late miscarriages (Figure 1). Both the prediction and management of these under‐recognised high‐risk cases needs to be elucidated.

Download statistics

No data available

View graph of relations

© 2018 King's College London | Strand | London WC2R 2LS | England | United Kingdom | Tel +44 (0)20 7836 5454