About the Authors

Teenus Paramel Jayaprakash

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Microbiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Emily C. Wagner

Affiliation Women’s Health Research Institute, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Julie van Schalkwyk

Affiliations Women’s Health Research Institute, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Arianne Y. K. Albert

Affiliation Women’s Health Research Institute, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Janet E. Hill

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Microbiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Deborah M. Money

Deborah.Money@ubc.ca

Affiliations Women’s Health Research Institute, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

PPROM Study Group

Membership of the PPROM Study Group is provided in the Acknowledgments.

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: TPJ, ECW, JvS, AYKA, JEH, DMM. Data curation: ECW. Formal analysis: TPJ, ECW, AYKA, JEH. Investigation: TPJ, ECW, JvS, AYKA, JEH, DMM. Visualization: TPJ, JEH. Writing – original draft: TPJ. Writing – review & editing: TPJ, ECW, JvS, AYKA, JEH, DMM.