What can we do to reduce the associated costs in induction of labour of intrauterine growth restriction foetuses at term? A cost-analysis study

What can we do to reduce the associated costs in induction of labour of intrauterine growth... Arch Gynecol Obstet (2017) 296:483–488 DOI 10.1007/s00404-017-4458-x MATERNAL-FETAL MEDICINE What can we do to reduce the associated costs in induction of labour of intrauterine growth restriction foetuses at term? A cost‑analysis study 1 2 Jorge Duro‑Gómez  · María Fernanda Garrido‑Oyarzún  · 1 1 Ana Belén Rodríguez‑Marín  · Antonio Jesús de la Torre González  · 1 3,4 José Eduardo Arjona‑Berral  · Camil Castelo‑Branco   Received: 1 May 2017 / Accepted: 5 July 2017 / Published online: 11 July 2017 © Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany 2017 Abstract type of delivery, and maternal and neonatal admissions Objective To evaluate the costs associated with induction were considered. Statistical analysis was performed using of labour in intrauterine growth restriction fetuses compar- the G-Stat 2.0 free statistical software. ANOVA test was ing different procedures. used for comparisons between quantitative parametric var- Study design 150 pregnancies at term diagnosed with iables. Chi-squared test or Fisher test was used for qualita- intrauterine growth restriction and indication for induc- tive variables. A value of p < 0.05 was considered statisti- tion of labour were included. 24 were ripened with mis- cally significant. oprostol 25  μg tablets, 24 with dinoprostone 10  mg vagi- Results Up to 70.83% women in dinoprostone group gave nal insert, and 77 with Cook cervical ripening balloon. birth within the first 24 h compared to 42.66% in misopros - To http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics Springer Journals

What can we do to reduce the associated costs in induction of labour of intrauterine growth restriction foetuses at term? A cost-analysis study

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Medicine & Public Health; Gynecology; Obstetrics/Perinatology/Midwifery; Endocrinology; Human Genetics
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