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Maintenance therapy with oxytocin antagonists for inhibiting preterm birth after threatened preterm labour

  1. Dimitri NM Papatsonis1,*,
  2. Vicki Flenady2,
  3. Helen G Liley3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 13 OCT 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 28 AUG 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005938.pub3


How to Cite

Papatsonis DNM, Flenady V, Liley HG. Maintenance therapy with oxytocin antagonists for inhibiting preterm birth after threatened preterm labour. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD005938. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005938.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Amphia Hospital Breda, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Breda, Netherlands

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

    Mater Mothers’ Hospital, Mater Research, The University of Queensland, South Brisbane, Australia

*Dimitri NM Papatsonis, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Amphia Hospital Breda, Langendijk 75, Breda, 4819 EV, Netherlands. hoog.pap@wxs.nl.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 13 OCT 2013

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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. Additional references
  3. References to other published versions of this review
Papatsonis 2009