OBSTETRICS: OBSTETRICAL COMPLICATIONSImmediate Delivery Compared With Expectant Management After Preterm Pre-labour Rupture of the Membranes Close to Term (PPROMT Trial) A Randomised Controlled TrialMorris, Jonathan M.; Roberts, Christine L.; Bowen, Jennifer R.; Patterson, Jillian A.; Bond, Diana M.; Algert, Charles S.; Thornton, Jim G.; Crowther, Caroline A. on behalf of the PPROMT Collaboration Author Information Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute, Northern Sydney Local Health District, and Sydney Medical School Northern, University of Sydney (J.M.M., C.L.R., J.R.B., J.A.P., D.M.B., C.S.A.); Department of Neonatology, Royal North Shore Hospital (J.R.B.), St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia; Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Clinical Sciences, City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom (J.G.T.); The Robinson Institute, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia (C.A.C.); and Liggins Institute, The University of Auckland, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand (C.A.C.) On behalf of the PPROMT Collaboration Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: April 2016 - Volume 71 - Issue 4 - p 207-209 doi: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000000314 Buy Metrics Abstract Obstet Gynecol Surv 2016;71(4):207–209 Premature rupture of the membranes (ie, rupture of the membranes before the onset of labor) occurs in 20% of all births and 40% of all preterm births. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.