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Record ID : 1333
Created on : 25/10/2005
Modified on : 1/12/2007

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Author(s) :

Owolabi AT, Kuti O, Ogunlola IO.

Year of publication :

2005

Bibliographical entry (without author) :

Randomised trial of intravaginal misoprostol and intracervical Foley catheter for cervical ripening and induction of labour.{Nigéria}.
J Obstet Gynaecol. 2005 Aug;25(6):565-8.

Résumé (français) :

Abstract (English):

Induction of labour may be indicated despite an unripe cervix. The purpose of this study was to compare the safety and efficacy of intravaginal misoprostol and an intracervical Foley's balloon catheter for preinduction cervical ripening and labour induction. A total of 120 patients requiring indicated induction of labour with an unfavourable cervix (Bishop's score

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URL :

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=1623414

Comments :

Argument (français) :

Le misoprostol est plus efficace que la sonde de Foley pour déclencher le travail sur un col non favorable. Le fait que cela augmente l'incidence des hypertonies ne semble pas affecter les auteurs.

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Keywords :

induction of labor ; maternal age ; post-term pregnancy

Author of this record :

C. Loup

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