Which Factors Contribute to False-Positive, False-Negative, and Invalid Results in Fetal Fibronectin Testing in Women with Symptoms of Preterm Labor?

Merel M. C. Bruijn*, Frederik J. R. Hermans, Jolande Y. Vis, Femke F. Wilms, Martijn A. Oudijk, Anneke Kwee, Martina M. Porath, Guid Oei, Hubertina C. J. Scheepers, Marc E. A. Spaanderman, Kitty W. M. Bloemenkamp, Monique C. Haak, Antoinette C. Bolte, Frank P. H. A. Vandenbussche, Mallory D. Woiski, Caroline J. Bax, Jerome M. J. Cornette, Johannes J. Duvekot, Bas W. A. N. I. J. Bijvank, Jim van EyckMaureen T. M. Franssen, Krystyna M. Sollie, Joris A. M. van der Post, Patrick M. M. Bossuyt, Marjolein Kok, Ben W. J. Mol, Gert-Jan van Baaren

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)234-239
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican Journal of Perinatology
Volume34
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2017

Keywords

  • fetal fibronectin
  • preterm delivery
  • prediction
  • external factors
  • MISSING VALUES
  • PHARMACOKINETICS
  • IMPUTATION
  • FDC-6

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Bruijn, M. M. C., Hermans, F. J. R., Vis, J. Y., Wilms, F. F., Oudijk, M. A., Kwee, A., Porath, M. M., Oei, G., Scheepers, H. C. J., Spaanderman, M. E. A., Bloemenkamp, K. W. M., Haak, M. C., Bolte, A. C., Vandenbussche, F. P. H. A., Woiski, M. D., Bax, C. J., Cornette, J. M. J., Duvekot, J. J., Bijvank, B. W. A. N. I. J., ... van Baaren, G-J. (2017). Which Factors Contribute to False-Positive, False-Negative, and Invalid Results in Fetal Fibronectin Testing in Women with Symptoms of Preterm Labor? American Journal of Perinatology, 34(3), 234-239. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0036-1585466