Prevention of Iatrogenic Prematurity. The Texas Medical Association supports efforts to reduce the rate of premature birth in Texas, including the prevention of elective delivery prior to 39 weeks of gestation. TMA will work to educate physicians about the issues surrounding premature birth in Texas and the risk factors associated with early elective delivery (CM-MPH Rep. 2-A-09; amended CM-MPH Rep. 3-A-12).
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October 07, 2016