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A description of the methods of the aspirin supplementation for pregnancy indicated risk reduction in nulliparas (ASPIRIN) study

Preterm birth (PTB) remains the leading cause of neonatal mortality and long term disability throughout the world. Though complex in its origins, a growing body of evidence suggests that first trimester administration of low dose aspirin (LDA) may substantially reduce … Continue reading

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Can low-dose aspirin prevent pre-eclampsia?

In this study C. Luke Dixon, from the University of Texas, looked at whether low-dose aspirin (LDA) had an effect on the development of pre-eclampsia and times of delivery in high-risk women. 2,479 women took part in the study, of … Continue reading

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