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Elective Labor Induction at 39 Weeks of Gestation Compared with Expectant Management: Factors Associated with Adverse Outcomes in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women

Citation

El-Sayed, Yasser Y.; Rice, Madeline Murguia; Grobman, William A.; Reddy, Uma M.; Tita, Alan T. N.; Silver, Robert M.; Mallett, Gail; Hill, Kim; Thom, Elizabeth A.; & Wapner, Ronald J., et al. (2020). Elective Labor Induction at 39 Weeks of Gestation Compared with Expectant Management: Factors Associated with Adverse Outcomes in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 136(4), 692-7. PMCID: PMC7529933

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate characteristics associated with adverse outcomes in low-risk nulliparous women randomized to elective labor induction at 39 weeks of gestation or expectant management.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/aog.0000000000004055

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Author(s)

El-Sayed, Yasser Y.
Rice, Madeline Murguia
Grobman, William A.
Reddy, Uma M.
Tita, Alan T. N.
Silver, Robert M.
Mallett, Gail
Hill, Kim
Thom, Elizabeth A.
Wapner, Ronald J.
Rouse, Dwight J.
Saade, George R.
Thorp, John M., Jr.
Chauhan, Suneet P.
Chien, Edward K.
Casey, Brian M.
Gibbs, Ronald S.
Srinivas, Sindhu K.
Swamy, Geeta K.
Simhan, Hyagriv N.
Macones, George A., for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units (MFMU) Network

Year Published

2020

Volume Number

136

Issue Number

4

Pages

692-7

PMCID

PMC7529933

Reference ID

13116