Ultra-high dose of intra-amniotic or direct fetal intramuscular betamethasone for lung maturation in the preterm goat model


SEZİK M. , Antalyali M., ÖZMEN Ö., HALIGÜR M., KÖKER A., Ozkaya O., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY AND REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY, vol.164, no.1, pp.15-23, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 164 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.05.031
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY AND REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.15-23

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the effects of intra-amniotic (IA) and fetal injections of a single ultra-high dose of betamethasone (BM) 48 h before preterm delivery on neonatal pulmonary function, using an experimental goat model.