The summary below is from the full reports titled “Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnancy to Prevent Preterm Delivery: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement” and “Evidence on the Benefits and Harms of Screening and Treating Pregnant Women Who Are Asymptomatic for Bacterial Vaginosis: An Update Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.” They are in the 5 February 2008 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 148, pages 214-219 and 220-233). The first report was written by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force; the second report was written by P. Nygren, R. Fu, M. Freeman, C. Bougatsos, M. Klebanoff, and J.M. Guise.
Screening Pregnant Women for Bacterial Vaginosis: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations. Ann Intern Med. 2008;148:I–30. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-148-3-200802050-00002
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