1% in the 254 women randomized to receive atosiban in the multicenter Assessment of Perinatal Outcome After Specific Tocolysis
in Early Labor (APOSTEL III trial), Dr.
being used currently does not lead to greater receipt of corticosteroids and improvement of neonatal outcomes (2).
The authors said that the decision to use tocolysis
"should not be taken lightly.
9), who reported increased median fetal DNA concentrations in eight pregnant women with preterm labor in whom tocolytic treatment was not effective when compared with six women who responded to tocolysis
However, by the l980s the use of alcohol for tocolysis
, as this is called, ended and other substances began to be employed.
Site of care and provision of tocolysis
and corticosteroid therapy during the premature labor episode are also recorded in the database.
W's case, making her a very suitable candidate for tocolysis
The warning is based on epidemiologic studies that were mostly retrospective chart reviews, as well as 18 cases of newborns with skeletal anomalies whose mothers had been treated with magnesium sulfate for tocolysis
Preparations of BP are studied in tocolysis
by both clinical (Plangger et at.
A In the presence of abnormal fetal heart rate patterns and uterine hypercontractility, tocolysis
should be considered
Magnesium sulfate tocolysis
and pulmonary edema: the drug or the vehicle?
Sixty-four patients were started on magnesium drips for tocolysis