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Clinical Risk Factors for Preterm Birth

By Ifeoma Offiah, Keelin O’Donoghue and Louise Kenny

Submitted: February 18th 2011Reviewed: August 3rd 2011Published: January 27th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/27439

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Ifeoma Offiah, Keelin O’Donoghue and Louise Kenny (January 27th 2012). Clinical Risk Factors for Preterm Birth, Preterm Birth - Mother and Child, John C. Morrison, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/27439. Available from:

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