Received: 11 October 2022
Accepted: 6 January 2023
First Online: 8 February 2023
: This prospective interventional study was carried out following the approval of the Research Ethical Committee of Faculty of Medicine, Tanta University, from November 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022 (Approval code: 35811/9/22), on two hundred nine (209) patients with established preterm labor, collected from hospitals; ICU and out patients clinic. Twenty-four women excluded, followed by another 38 women during the course of the study. The remaining 147 pregnant women fulfilling the inclusion and exclusion criteria were examined and followed up to delivery. Overall, 59 out of 147 fetuses (40.14%) of neonates exhibited neonatal RDS, and admitted to ICU and 30 of them died.
: All patients included in this research gave written informed consent to publish the data contained within this study approved by Research Ethical Committee of Faculty of Medicine, Tanta University (Approval code:35811/9/22).
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.