- Effect of maintenance tocolysis with nifedipine in threatened preterm labor on perinatal outcomes: a randomized controlled trialCarolien Roos
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Local Postal Code 791, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
JAMA 309:41-7. 2013..In threatened preterm labor, maintenance tocolysis with nifedipine, after an initial course of tocolysis and corticosteroids for 48 hours, may improve perinatal outcome...
- Assessment of perinatal outcome after sustained tocolysis in early labour (APOSTEL-II trial)Carolien Roos
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:42. 2009..This allows transfer of the patient to a perinatal centre, and maximizes the effect of corticosteroids for improved neonatal survival. It is questionable whether treatment with tocolytics should be maintained after 48 hours...