premature labor

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Synonyms for premature labor

labor beginning prior to the 37th week of gestation

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Scope of this report: The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Premature Labor (Tocolysis).
The commission has asked health practioners and health care providers to discontinue using the drug and use other medicines suitable for pregnant women who need to stop premature labor.
Three Ss went into premature labor and 1 S who did not progress to term had received only 1 session of hypnosis.
ABSTRACT: A woman who was 30 weeks pregnant was given terbutaline sulfate to prevent premature labor contractions.
While there are certain restrictions and medical conditions that may arise during pregnancy that would preclude strenuous exercise (including, for example, premature labor or placenta previa) for the majority of women exercise during pregnancy is beneficial.
Whether this gap is actually caused by prenatal cocaine exposure, it's clear that cocaine use can lead to fetal stroke, premature labor, and detachment of the placenta.
Because of the ruptured uterus, she went into premature labor during two subsequent pregnancies in 1997 and 1998.
If a previous pregnancy was complicated by premature labor and birth, this pregnancy should be given special attention.
Female smokers who are pregnant risk miscarriage, birth defects, and premature labor.
Condition/Purpose Procedure Premature labor Bedrest, drugs, NICU Post dates Prostaglandin, pitocin PROM Induce/augment labor Check progress Vaginal exams Monitor FHR EFM, internal, external Check mec/long labor Amniotomy Dehydration, adm med IV fluids Pain, maternal distress Anesthesia/analgesia Prolonged labor Augmentation VBAC, Maternal med ?
Those who become pregnant and use cocaine are at particular risk for perinatal complications ranging from miscarriage to premature labor.
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Premature Labor (Tocolysis), complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
When the researchers artificially stimulated premature labor, the miR-200 levels also increased.
Hypnotic Relaxation in the Treatment of Premature Labor.
As for labor and delivery complications, the overall incidence of premature labor was 13%, and the rate for twin pregnancies was double the rate for singleton pregnancies (20% vs.