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Surgical Procedures for Preterm Labor and Delivery
Cervical cerclage. Maternal and Infant Care Clinic. University of Washington Medical Center website. Available at: http://depts.washington.edu/dippweb/micc-cervcerc.pdf. Accessed September 26, 2005.
Drakeley AJ, Robetrts D, Alfirevic Z; Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group. Cervical stitch (cerclage) for preventing pregnancy loss in women. The Cochrane Database and Systematic Review. 2010;(2).
Preterm labor. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists website. Available at: http://www.acog.org. Accessed June 1, 2009.
Premature birth. Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research website. Available at: http://www.mayoclinic.com/invoke.cfm?objectid=DB81ABF4-378D-453B-AFD7BF32AD6F01E7&dsection=1. Accessed September 26, 2005.
- Reviewer: Andrea Chisholm
- Review Date: 09/2012
- Update Date: 03/18/2013