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Preconceptional Folate Supplementation and the Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth: A Cohort Study

  • Radek Bukowski mail,

    rkbukows@utmb.edu

    Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Fergal D. Malone,

    Affiliation: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dublin, Ireland

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  • Flint T. Porter,

    Affiliation: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • David A. Nyberg,

    Affiliation: The Fetal & Women's Center of Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America

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  • Christine H. Comstock,

    Affiliation: William Beaumont Hospital, Fetal Imaging Department, Royal Oak, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Gary D. V. Hankins,

    Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Keith Eddleman,

    Affiliation: Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Susan J. Gross,

    Affiliation: Montefiore Medical Center–Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Lorraine Dugoff,

    Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Denver, Colorado, United States of America

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  • Sabrina D. Craigo,

    Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch,

    Affiliation: New York University Medical Center, School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Stephen R. Carr,

    Affiliation: Brown University/Women & Infants' Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

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  • Honor M. Wolfe,

    Affiliation: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Mary E. D'Alton

    Affiliation: Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: May 12, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000061
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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