Intervention Review

Magnesium sulphate versus phenytoin for eclampsia

  1. Lelia Duley1,*,
  2. David J Henderson-Smart2,
  3. Doris Chou3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 6 OCT 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000128.pub2

How to Cite

Duley L, Henderson-Smart DJ, Chou D. Magnesium sulphate versus phenytoin for eclampsia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD000128. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000128.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Leeds, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK

  2. 2

    Queen Elizabeth II Research Institute, NSW Centre for Perinatal Health Services Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia

  3. 3

    World Health Organization, UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Reproductive Health and Research, Geneva, Switzerland

*Lelia Duley, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Leeds, Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 6RJ, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 6 OCT 2010


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