Intervention Protocol

Methods for cervical ripening and labour induction in late pregnancy: generic protocol

  1. G Justus Hofmeyr1,*,
  2. Zarko Alfirevic2,
  3. Anthony J Kelly3,
  4. Josephine Kavanagh4,
  5. Jane Thomas5,
  6. James P Neilson2,
  7. Therese Dowswell6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 8 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002074.pub2


How to Cite

Hofmeyr GJ, Alfirevic Z, Kelly AJ, Kavanagh J, Thomas J, Neilson JP, Dowswell T. Methods for cervical ripening and labour induction in late pregnancy: generic protocol (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD002074. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002074.pub2.

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

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

  3. 3

    Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Brighton, UK

  4. 4

    Institute of Education, University of London, Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Co-ordinating Centre, Social Science Research Unit, London, UK

  5. 5

    The University of Liverpool, C/o Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, Department of Womens and Childrens Health, Liverpool, UK

  6. 6

    The University of Liverpool, Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Liverpool, 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: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 8 JUL 2009

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    Methods for cervical ripening and labour induction in late pregnancy: generic protocol

    G Justus Hofmeyr, Zarko Alfirevic, Anthony J Kelly, Josephine Kavanagh, Jane Thomas, James P Neilson and Therese Dowswell

    Article first published online: 8 JUL 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002074.pub2

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    Methods for cervical ripening and labour induction in late pregnancy: generic protocol

    G Justus Hofmeyr, Zarko Alfirevic, Anthony J Kelly, Josephine Kavanagh, Jane Thomas, Peter Brocklehurst and James P Neilson

    Article first published online: 24 APR 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002074