Intervention Review

Topical treatment for vaginal candidiasis (thrush) in pregnancy

  1. Gavin Young1,
  2. David Jewell2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 23 OCT 2001

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 JUL 2001

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000225

How to Cite

Young G, Jewell D. Topical treatment for vaginal candidiasis (thrush) in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2001, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD000225. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000225.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Temple Sowerby Medical Practice, Penrith, Cumbria, UK

  2. 2

    University of Bristol, Division of Primary Health Care, Bristol, UK

*Frances J Kellie, Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, Department of Women's and Children's Health, The University of Liverpool, First Floor, Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust, Crown Street, Liverpool, L8 7SS, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 23 OCT 2001


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