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Research Article

Emergency versus Elective Cervical Cerclage: An Audit of Our First Two Years of Service

Table 3

Antibiotic and progesterone use.

Total Cerclage (n=39)Elective Cerclage (n=26)Emergency Cerclage (n=13)P-Value (Elective vs Emergency)

Antibiotic Pre-Op () 3 (7.7)1 (3.9)2 (15.4)0.253

Antibiotic Intra-Op ()28 (71.8)18 (69.2)10 (76.9)0.719

Antibiotic Post-Op ()15 (38.5)6 (23.1)9 (69.3)0.0126

Progesterone Pre-Op ()12 (20.8)6 (23.1)6 (46.2)0.163

Progesterone Post-op ()27 (69.2)15 (57.7)12 (92.3)0.033

Statistically significant.

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