Universal screening versus risk-based protocols for antibiotic prophylaxis during childbirth to prevent early-onset Group B streptococcal disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis

G.F. Hasperhoven, S. Al-Nasiry, V. Bekker, E. Villamor, B.W.W. Kramer

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)680-691
Number of pages12
JournalBjog-an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume127
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2020

Keywords

  • accuracy
  • antibiotic prophylaxis
  • culture
  • early-onset neonatal sepsis
  • group b streptococcus
  • guidelines
  • infant
  • infections
  • maternal colonization
  • meta-analysis
  • newborn infant
  • pregnant-women
  • risk-based
  • screening
  • sepsis
  • strategies
  • streptococcal infections
  • streptococcus agalactiae
  • systematic review
  • vertical transmission
  • worldwide
  • Antibiotic prophylaxis
  • INFECTIONS
  • GUIDELINES
  • STRATEGIES
  • WORLDWIDE
  • PREGNANT-WOMEN
  • INFANT
  • Streptococcus agalactiae
  • SEPSIS
  • CULTURE
  • ACCURACY
  • group B streptococcus
  • MATERNAL COLONIZATION

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