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A Multi-State Analysis of Early-Term Delivery Trends and the Association With Term Stillbirth Trends in Stillbirth by Gestational Age in the United States, 2006–2012 Stillbirth and the 39-Week Rule: Can We Be Reassured?

Nicholson, James MD; Kellar, Lisa MD; Ahmad, Shahla MD; Abid, Ayesha MD; Henning, George MD; Ural, Serdar MD; Yaklic, Jerome MD

doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000001365
Departments: Letters

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State School of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State School of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Financial Disclosure: Dr. Nicholson was provided with travel and lodging costs for a conference organized by the Start Legacy Foundation. He was also provided with travel and lodging costs to speak with organizational and political figures about the possible effects of the 39-week rule on rates of term stillbirth in several states and the United States as a whole. The other authors did not report any potential conflicts of interest.

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