Routine use of progesterone does not prevent miscarriageBMJ 2019; 367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5721 (Published 08 November 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l5721
- Rob Cook, clinical director1,
- Vaughan Thomas, clinical adviser2,
- Rachel Taft, clinical specialist1
- on behalf of the NIHR Dissemination Centre
- 1Bazian, Economist Intelligence Unit healthcare, London, UK
- 2Wessex Institute, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
- Correspondence to R Cook
Coomarasamy A, Devall AJ, Cheed V, et al. A randomised trial of progesterone in women with bleeding in early pregnancy N Engl J Med 2019;380:1815-24.
This project was funded by the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme (project number 12/167/26).
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