Using vaginal Group B Streptococcus colonisation in women with preterm premature rupture of membranes to guide the decision for immediate delivery: a secondary analysis of the PPROMEXIL trials

P. Tajik*, D. P. van der Ham, M. H. Zafarmand, M. H. P. Hof, J. Morris, M. T. M. Franssen, C. J. M. de Groot, J. J. Duvekot, M. A. Oudijk, C. Willekes, K. W. M. Bloemenkamp, M. Porath, M. Woiski, B. M. Akerboom, J. M. Sikkema, B. Nij Bijvank, A. L. M. Mulder, P. M. Bossuyt, B. W. J. Mol

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22 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1263-1272
JournalBjog-an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2014


  • Early onset neonatal sepsis
  • group B streptococcus
  • preterm premature rupture of membranes
  • treatment selection marker
  • vaginal culture

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