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Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Highlighted Cochrane Review

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Planned birth at or near term for improving health outcomes for pregnant women with gestational diabetes and their infants

Linda M Biesty, Aoife M Egan, Fidelma Dunne, Eugene Dempsey, Pauline Meskell, Valerie Smith, G Meabh Ni Bhuinneain, Declan Devane

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  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Allopurinol for women in pregnancy for neuroprotection of the fetus

Kathryn A Martinello, Emily Shepherd, Philippa Middleton, Caroline A Crowther

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  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Combined diet and exercise interventions for preventing gestational diabetes mellitus

Emily Shepherd, Judith C Gomersall, Joanna Tieu, Shanshan Han, Caroline A Crowther, Philippa Middleton

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Genomics‐based non‐invasive prenatal testing for detection of fetal chromosomal aneuploidy in pregnant women

Mylène Badeau, Carmen Lindsay, Jonatan Blais, Leon Nshimyumukiza, Yemisi Takwoingi, Sylvie Langlois, France Légaré, Yves Giguère, Alexis F Turgeon, William Witteman, François Rousseau

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Diagnostic

    A systematic review of studies assessing diagnostic test accuracy.

Insulin for the treatment of women with gestational diabetes

Julie Brown, Luke Grzeskowiak, Kathryn Williamson, Michelle R Downie, Caroline A Crowther

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Antibiotic prophylaxis for episiotomy repair following vaginal birth

Mercedes Bonet, Erika Ota, Chioma E Chibueze, Olufemi T Oladapo

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Oral anti‐diabetic agents for women with established diabetes/impaired glucose tolerance or previous gestational diabetes planning pregnancy, or pregnant women with pre‐existing diabetes

Joanna Tieu, Suzette Coat, William Hague, Philippa Middleton, Emily Shepherd

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Acupuncture or acupressure for induction of labour

Caroline A Smith, Mike Armour, Hannah G Dahlen

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Interventions for treating genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in pregnancy

Catherine Cluver, Natalia Novikova, David OA Eriksson, Kevin Bengtsson, Göran K Lingman

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Pharmacological and mechanical interventions for labour induction in outpatient settings

Joshua P Vogel, Alfred O Osoti, Anthony J Kelly, Stefania Livio, Jane E Norman, Zarko Alfirevic

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling for prenatal diagnosis

Zarko Alfirevic, Kate Navaratnam, Faris Mujezinovic

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  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.