Perinatal outcome in women treated with progesterone for the prevention of preterm birth: a meta-analysis
Version of Record online: 2 AUG 2012
Copyright © 2012 ISUOG. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Volume 40, Issue 3, pages 257–266, September 2012
How to Cite
Sotiriadis, A., Papatheodorou, S. and Makrydimas, G. (2012), Perinatal outcome in women treated with progesterone for the prevention of preterm birth: a meta-analysis. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol, 40: 257–266. doi: 10.1002/uog.11178
- Issue online: 22 AUG 2012
- Version of Record online: 2 AUG 2012
- Accepted manuscript online: 18 MAY 2012 08:48AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 APR 2012
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