A multi-centre, non-inferiority, randomised controlled trial to compare a cervical pessary with a cervical cerclage in the prevention of preterm delivery in women with short cervical length and a history of preterm birth - PC study

Bouchra Koullali*, Liselotte E. M. van Kempen, Maud D. van Zijl, Christiana A. Naaktgeboren, Ewoud Schuit, Dick J. Bekedam, Maureen T. M. Franssen, Sebastiaan W. A. Nij Bijvank, Marieke Sueters, Marchien van Baal, Marjon A. de Boer, Angelo B. Hooker, Brenda B. J. Hermsen, Toon A. A. M. Toolenaar, Joost J. Zwart, David P. van der Ham, Flip W. van der Made, Federico Prefumo, Begona Martinez de Tejada, Dimitri N. M. PapatsonisAnjoke J. M. Huisjes, Liesbeth H. C. J. Scheepers, Marion E. van Hoorn, Tom H. M. Hasaart, Nico W. E. Schuitemaker, Karlijn C. Vollebregt, Moira A. Mueller, Inge M. Evers, Marinka S. Post, Karin de Boer, Henricus Visser, Nico A. Mensing van Charante, Josje Langenveld, Nicole Y. C. Steemers, Ben W. J. Mol, Martijn A. Oudijk, Eva Pajkrt

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Original languageEnglish
Article number215
Number of pages9
JournalBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
Volume17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 6 Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Preterm birth
  • Prevention
  • Cerclage
  • Pessary
  • Morbidity
  • INCOMPETENCE
  • RECURRENCE
  • PREGNANCY
  • PECEP

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Koullali, B., van Kempen, L. E. M., van Zijl, M. D., Naaktgeboren, C. A., Schuit, E., Bekedam, D. J., Franssen, M. T. M., Bijvank, S. W. A. N., Sueters, M., van Baal, M., de Boer, M. A., Hooker, A. B., Hermsen, B. B. J., Toolenaar, T. A. A. M., Zwart, J. J., van der Ham, D. P., van der Made, F. W., Prefumo, F., de Tejada, B. M., ... Pajkrt, E. (2017). A multi-centre, non-inferiority, randomised controlled trial to compare a cervical pessary with a cervical cerclage in the prevention of preterm delivery in women with short cervical length and a history of preterm birth - PC study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17, [215]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1393-6