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Preterm Labor – Chapter 34 Chestnut’s

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

This chapter discusses preterm labor. It lists the risk factors and various tocolytic therapies. It discusses specific tocolytic drugs and contraindications to these drugs.

Keywords

Risk factors for preterm labor Fetal fibronectin screening Tocolytic therapy Contraindications to tocolytics Specific tocolytic drugs 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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