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Antibiotics for preterm rupture of membranes

  1. Sara Kenyon1,*,
  2. Michel Boulvain2,
  3. James P Neilson3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 2 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 26 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001058.pub3

How to Cite

Kenyon S, Boulvain M, Neilson JP. Antibiotics for preterm rupture of membranes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD001058. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001058.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    Maternité Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Département de Gynécologie et d'Obstétrique, Unité de Développement en Obstétrique, Genève 14, Switzerland

  3. 3

    The University of Liverpool, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Liverpool, UK

*Sara Kenyon, School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Public Health Building, Edgbaston, B15 2TT, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 2 DEC 2013


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