Estimating fetal weight in patients with preterm premature rupture of the membranes.

Journal Article

Fetal weight estimation was performed in 58 women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes within 4 days of delivery. Of twelve formulas evaluated, only two met the requirements for clinical use (i.e., they had a small mean percent error and a high correlation). However, both had high random error, which may be attributable to the very low birth weights studied.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kho, MS; Miller, JM; Brown, HL; Gabert, HA

Published Date

  • May 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 160 / 5 Pt 1

Start / End Page

  • 1150 - 1154

PubMed ID

  • 2658604

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2658604

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9378

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0002-9378(89)90178-6


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States