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Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 10, Issue 4, Pages 223-229
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/S1064744902000261

Compliance With a Protocol for Intrapartum Antibiotic Prophylaxis Against Neonatal Group B Streptococcal Sepsis in Women With Clinical Risk Factors

1Department of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
2Central Sydney Division of General Practice, Sydney, Australia
3NSW Center for Perinatal Health Services Research, Sydney, Australia
4School of Population Health and Health Services Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
5Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
6Department of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
7Level 1, 381 Liverpool Road, Ashfield NSW, 2131, Australia

Received 15 March 2002; Accepted 30 May 2002

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