Management of Preterm Birth: Best Practices in Prediction, Prevention, and Treatment, An Issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455739004, 9781455742981

Management of Preterm Birth: Best Practices in Prediction, Prevention, and Treatment, An Issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics, Volume 39-1

1st Edition

Authors: Alice Goepfert
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455739004
eBook ISBN: 9781455742981
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th March 2012

Description

More than half a million babies in the US are born prematurely every year - preterm birth is the leading cause of infant mortality and those who survive may face lifelong problems.  This issue of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics discusses the epidemiology, outcomes and clinical prediction of preterm birth, and offers information on various therapies.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455742981
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455739004

About the Authors

Alice Goepfert Author

Department of Ob/Gyn, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham