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Prophylactic antibiotics for inhibiting preterm labour with intact membranes

  1. Vicki Flenady1,*,
  2. Glenda Hawley2,
  3. Owen M Stock3,
  4. Sara Kenyon4,
  5. Nadia Badawi5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 5 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 3 OCT 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000246.pub2

How to Cite

Flenady V, Hawley G, Stock OM, Kenyon S, Badawi N. Prophylactic antibiotics for inhibiting preterm labour with intact membranes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD000246. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000246.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mater Health Services, Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Centre - Mater Research, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    Mater Health Services, Mater Medical Research Institute, Wooloongabba, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Mater Mothers' Hospital, Mater Health Services, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  4. 4

    University of Birmingham, School of Health and Population Sciences, Edgbaston, UK

  5. 5

    The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Grace Centre for Newborn Care, Sydney, NSW, Australia

*Vicki Flenady, Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Centre - Mater Research, Mater Health Services, Level 2 Quarters Building, Annerley Road, Woolloongabba, Queensland, 4102, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 5 DEC 2013


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