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  • A centile chart for fetal weight for gestational ages 24 - 27 weeks 

    Theron, G. B.; Geerts, L.; Thompson, M. L.; Theron, A. M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    The centile chart currently in use for Western Cape birth weight for gestational age covers a gestational age range from 28 to 42 weeks. Advances in maternal, fetal and neonatal medicine allow interventions prior to ...

  • Effectiveness of prenatal screening for Down syndrome on the basis of maternal age in Cape Town 

    Urban, M. F.; Stewart, C.; Ruppelt, T.; Geerts, L. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2011)
    Objective. The prenatal screening programme for Down syndrome (DS) in the South African public health sector remains primarily based on advanced maternal age (AMA). We assessed the changes over time and effectiveness of ...