tocolysis


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tocolysis

n tocólisis or tocolisis f
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Arg16 homozygosity of the [[beta].sub.2]-adrenergic receptor improves the outcome after [[beta].sub.2]-agonist tocolysis for preterm labor.
Monitoring cervical dimensions during pregnancy helps in the prediction of risk of preterm labor resulting in early diagnosis and institution of preventive therapy such as encirclage, tocolysis and prophylactic steroids.
While many physicians commonly use oral tocolysis maintenance after intravenous tocolysis in patients with preterm labor because they have a clinical impression of its effectiveness, solid evidence for this practice has been lacking until recently, according to Perkin Stang, M.D., of Wayne State University, Detroit, and colleagues.
Despite this apparent anomaly concerning the TD group, our overall analysis nevertheless suggests that the analysis of circulatory CRH mRNA concentrations may assist in distinguishing between pregnancies with true preterm delivery and those that respond to tocolysis. It should be noted, however, that such an assessment will not be 100% specific.
Magnesium sulfate for tocolysis and risk of spastic cerebral palsy in premature children born to women without preeclampsia.
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.
Effect of dual tocolysis on the incidence of severe intraventricular hemorrhage among extremely low-birth-weight infants.
W's case, making her a very suitable candidate for tocolysis. Dr.
Drugs used for tocolysis include nifedipine, isoxsuprine, MgSo4, ritodrine, terbutaline and indomethacin.