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Term Elective Induction of Labor and Pregnancy Outcomes Among Obese Women and Their Offspring.

Authors
  • Gibbs Pickens, Cassandra M1
  • Kramer, Michael R
  • Howards, Penelope P
  • Badell, Martina L
  • Caughey, Aaron B
  • Hogue, Carol J
  • 1 Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, and Laney Graduate School and the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia; and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon. , (Georgia)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Obstetrics and gynecology
Publication Date
Dec 04, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000002408
PMID: 29215512
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Elective labor induction after 39 weeks of gestation was associated with reduced maternal and neonatal morbidity among obese women. Further prospective investigation is necessary.

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