Glucose supplementation shortens total length of induced lab
The study, was initally presented two weeks ago at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting. The study, "Reduction of total labor length through the addition of parenteral dextrose solution in induction of labor in nulliparous: results of DEXTRONS prospective randomized controlled trial," was conducted by researchers with the Université de Sherbrooke in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. The study investigated the use of glucose to shorten induced labor in nulliparous. The primary outcome studied was the total length of active labor....