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Amnioinfusion for third trimester preterm premature rupture of membranes

  1. G Justus Hofmeyr1,*,
  2. Ahizechukwu C Eke2,
  3. Theresa A Lawrie3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 30 MAR 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000942.pub3


How to Cite

Hofmeyr GJ, Eke AC, Lawrie TA. Amnioinfusion for third trimester preterm premature rupture of membranes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD000942. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000942.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of the Witwatersrand, University of Fort Hare, Eastern Cape Department of Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, East London Hospital Complex, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa

  2. 2

    Michigan State University School of Medicine/Sparrow Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lansing, Michigan, USA

  3. 3

    Royal United Hospital, Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group, Bath, UK

*G Justus Hofmeyr, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, East London Hospital Complex, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Fort Hare, Eastern Cape Department of Health, Frere and Cecilia Makiwane Hospitals, Private Bag X 9047, East London, Eastern Cape, 5200, South Africa. justhof@gmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 30 MAR 2014

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References

References to studies included in this review

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Gonzalez 2001 {published data only}
  • Gonzalez R, Malde J, Carrillo MP, Sancho-Minano J, Garrote A, Munoz A, et al. The use of amnioinfusion in preterm deliveries. Preliminary results [abstract]. Journal of Perinatal Medicine 2001;29 Suppl 1(Pt 2):629.
Nageotte 1985 {published data only}
  • Nageotte MP, Freeman RK, Garite TJ, Dorchester W. Prophylactic intrapartum amnioinfusion in patients with preterm premature rupture of membranes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1985;153:557-62.
Puertas 2007 {published data only}
  • Puertas A, Tirado P, Perez I, Lopez MS, Montoya F, Canizares JM, et al. Transcervical intrapartum amnioinfusion for preterm premature rupture of the membranes. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 2007;131(1):40-4.
Singla 2010 {published data only}
  • Singla A, Yadav P, Vaid NB, Suneja A, Faridi MMA. Transabdominal amnioinfusion in preterm premature rupture of membranes. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 2010;108:199-202.
Tranquilli 2005 {published data only}

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
De Santis 2003 {published data only}
  • De Santis M, Scavo M, Noia G, Masini L, Piersigilli F, Romagnoli C, et al. Transabdominal amnioinfusion treatment of severe oligohydramnios in preterm premature rupture of membranes at less than 26 gestational weeks. Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 2003;18(6):412-7.
Gowri 2004 {published data only}
  • Gowri R, Soundaraghavan S. Evaluation of transabdominal amnioinfusion in the antepartum management of oligohydramnios complicating preterm pregnancies. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of India 2004;54(5):460-3.
Locatelli 2000 {published data only}
  • Locatelli A, Vergani P, Di Pirro G, Doria V, Biffi A, Ghidini A. Role of amnioinfusion in the management of premature rupture of membranes at < 26 weeks gestation. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2000;183:878-82.
Mino 1999 {published data only}
  • Mino M, Puertas A, Carrillo M, Santiago J, Herruzo A, Miranda J. Influence of amnioinfusion on variable or prolonged decelarations: a randomised study. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica 1997;76:95.
  • Mino M, Puertas A, Herruzo AJ, Miranda JA. Amnioinfusion in labor induction of term pregnancies with premature rupture of the membranes and low amniotic fluid. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 1998;61:135-40.
  • Mino M, Puertas A, Miranda JA, Herruzo AJ. Amnioinfusion in term labor with low amniotic fluid due to rupture of membranes: a new indication. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 1999;82:29-34.
  • Mino M, Puertas A, Mozas J, Carrillo Badillo MP, Rodríguez Oliver A, Miranda JA. A modification of the amniotic fluid index after amnioinfusion for infants with early rupture of membranes [Modificacion del indice de liquido amniotico tras amnioinfusion en gestantes con rotura prematura de membranas a termino]. Acta Ginecologica 1997;51(1):11-4.
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Roberts: AMIPROM {unpublished data only}
  • Roberts D, Alfirevic Z, Bricker L, Beardsmore C, Paturi P, Taylor S, et al. Amnioinfusion in preterm premature rupture of membranes (AMIPROM study). Current Controlled Trials (www.controlled-trials.com/) (accessed 17 December 2013).
  • Roberts D, Beardsmore C, Shaw B, Martin W, Vause S, Bricker L, et al. AMIPROM: a pilot RCT on serial transabdominal amnioinfusion versus expectant management in very early PROM. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology 2012;40(Suppl 1):80.
  • Roberts D, Vause S, Martin W, Green P, Walkinshaw S, Bricker L, et al. Amnioinfusion in very early preterm premature rupture of membranes - pregnancy, neonatal and maternal outcomes in the AMIPROM randomised controlled pilot study. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology 2013 Nov 21 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Roberts D, Vause S, Martin W, Green P, Walkinshaw S, Bricker L, et al. Pregnancy outcomes in AMIPROM: a pilot RCT on serial transabdominal amnioinfusion versus expectant management in very early preterm prelabour rupture of membranes. BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology 2013;120(Suppl s1):10.
Vergani 2007 {published data only}
  • Vergani P, Deprest J, Strobelt N, Locatelli A. Proposal for open randomized trial comparing perinatal outcome following expectant management versus amnioinfusion in PPROM < 25 weeks with persistent oligohydramnios (amnioinfusion initiative). Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2007;30:541.

Additional references

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Gabbe 1976
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Hsu 2009
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Keirse 1989
  • Keirse MJNC, Ohlsson A, Treffers PE, Kanhai HHH. Prelabour rupture of the membranes preterm. In: Chalmers I, Enkin MW, Keirse MJNC editor(s). Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989:666-93.
Locatelli 2006
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Miyazaki 1983
Monahan 1995
Novikova 2012
Ogita 1988
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Ogunyemi 2002
  • Ogunyemi D, Thompson W. A case controlled study of serial transabdominal amnioinfusions in the management of second trimester oligohydramnios due to premature rupture of membranes. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 2002;102(2):167-72.
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Vergani 1997
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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Hofmeyr 1995
  • Hofmeyr GJ. Amnioinfusion for preterm prelabour rupture of membranes [revised 22 April 1993]. In: Enkin MW, Keirse MJNC, Renfrew MJ, Neilson JP, Crowther C (eds.) Pregnancy and Childbirth Module. In: The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews [database on disk and CDROM]. The Cochrane Collaboration; Issue 2, Oxford: Update Software; 1995.
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Hofmeyr 2011