When should twins be delivered?

H. J. Giles-Clark, C. McGannon, B. W. Mol* (Corresponding Author)

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The aim of obstetric intervention is to improve the outcome for mothers and their offspring. Whilst parents and care-providers usually focus predominantly on short-term outcome, long-term outcome is, arguably, more important. We believe that, provided a baby survives, prevention of sequelae in the long term should take precedence over that of short-term morbidity. Parents and care-providers would probably be prepared to accept short-term health problems as long as the outcome is good in the long term...
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)713-714
Number of pages2
JournalUltrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number6
Early online date1 Jun 2022
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2022

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
B.W.M. is supported by a NHMRC Investigator grant (GNT1176437). B.W.M. reports consultancy for ObsEva and Merck and travel support from Merck.


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