reducing the risk of cerebral palsy in those at risk of preterm birth

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alreadytaken Fri 05-Oct-12 06:14:58

Women at risk of preterm birth should be given magnesium sulphate to reduce the risk of cerebral palsy in their children says a new Scientific Advisory Committee paper published today by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG). Please spread the message to anyone who may benefit.

www.rcog.org.uk/news/magnesium-sulphate-prevent-cerebral-palsy-following-preterm-birth

LeBFG Fri 05-Oct-12 08:50:06

Thanks for the information. Very useful for anyone facing a preterm birth.

alreadytaken Fri 05-Oct-12 14:12:45

the advice was issued a year ago, I cut and pasted and missed that. However it is still not publicised enough.

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