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Predictions of preterm birth from early pregnancy characteristics: Born in Guangzhou cohort study

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Preterm birth (PTB, <37 weeks) is the leading cause of death in children <5 years of age. Early risk prediction for PTB would enable early monitoring and intervention. However, such prediction models have been rarely reported, especially in low- and middle-income areas. We used data on a number of easily accessible predictors during early pregnancy from 9044 women in Born in Guangzhou Cohort Study, China to generate prediction models for overall PTB and spontaneous, iatrogenic, late (34...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.3390/jcm7080185

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ORCID:
0000-0003-3837-5126
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Women’s & Reproductive Health
ORCID:
0000-0002-6784-8319
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National Natural Science Foundation of China More from this funder
Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission More from this funder
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MDPI Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Clinical Medicine Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
8
Pages:
185
Publication date:
2018-07-27
Acceptance date:
2018-07-25
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EISSN:
2077-0383
ISSN:
2077-0383
Pubs id:
pubs:905628
URN:
uri:ca6a32e3-fb1b-4d69-8eb7-4acf91135454
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uuid:ca6a32e3-fb1b-4d69-8eb7-4acf91135454
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pubs:905628

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