Insights from outside BJOG


  • Athol Kent,

  • Shona Kirtley,

  • John Thorp

  • Research Snippets are extracts from a monthly service called the Journal Article Summary Service. It is a service that summarises all that is new in obstetrics and gynaecology over the preceding month. If you would like to know the details of how to subscribe, please email the editor Athol Kent at or visit the website

  • Shona Kirtley, Research Information Specialist, EQUATOR Network, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Botnar Research Centre, Oxford, UK and John Thorp, North Carolina Center for Women's Health Research, USA.