Intervention Review

Oestrogens alone or with amniotomy for cervical ripening or induction of labour

  1. Jane Thomas1,*,
  2. Anthony J Kelly2,
  3. Josephine Kavanagh3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 23 OCT 2001

Assessed as up-to-date: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003393


How to Cite

Thomas J, Kelly AJ, Kavanagh J. Oestrogens alone or with amniotomy for cervical ripening or induction of labour. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2001, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD003393. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003393.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Liverpool, C/o Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, School of Reproductive and Developmental Medicine, Division of Perinatal and Reproductive Medicine, Liverpool, UK

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

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

*Jane Thomas, C/o Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, School of Reproductive and Developmental Medicine, Division of Perinatal and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Liverpool, First Floor, Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust, Crown Street, Liverpool, L8 7SS, UK. jane_thomas@onetel.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 23 OCT 2001

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