Effect of povidone iodine on thyroid functions and urine iodine levels in caesarean operations


Findik R. B. , Yilmaz G., Celik H. T. , Yilmaz F. M. , Hamurcu U., Karakaya J.

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.27, no.10, pp.1020-1022, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/14767058.2013.847417
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1020-1022

Abstract

Objective: In the present study, the effects of povidone iodine (PI) used during Caesarean operations on maternal thyroid hormones and urine iodine levels in the infant and the mother were investigated.