Causal and prognostic perspectives in obstetrics

  • Amélie Boutin
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    Corresponding author: Amélie Boutin, PhD.
    Affiliations
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec Research Center, Université Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada (Dr Boutin)
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  • K.S. Joseph
    Affiliations
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Dr Joseph)

    Children's and Women's Hospital and Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Dr Joseph)
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Published:September 30, 2021DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajogmf.2021.100483
      Andrikopoulou et al
      • Andrikopoulou M
      • Emeruwa UN
      • Ludwig E
      • Overton E
      • Gyamfi-Bannerman C.
      Race and neonatal respiratory morbidity in the late preterm period.
      used data from the state-of-the-art Antenatal Late Preterm Steroids (ALPS) trial to assess racial differences in respiratory morbidity at late preterm gestation. Their study highlights several intriguing clinical and epidemiologic issues related to race, preterm birth, perinatal morbidity and mortality, and obstetrical phenomena in general.
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