BALTIMORE – Screening by saliva swab, with urine PCR confirmation.
NASHVILLE, TENN. – Allow for evidence-based shared decision making and, when feasible, honor patient preference to...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – “This might be a nice time to have a baby. The trade-off is intervention,” said Dr. Aaron B....
News from the FDA/CDC
Almost one-third of pregnancy-related deaths occur before delivery, the CDC reported.
BALTIMORE – It involves sutureless closure and breast milk on day 1.
PHILADELPHIA – Exclusive breastfeeding significantly reduced the risk of postpartum relapses.
NASHVILLE, TENN. – The guidance has the potential to make strides toward eliminating preventable maternal death.
From the Editor
Not as good news: Claims settling for a payment of greater than $1 million are increasing
Medical professional liability...
Are sweeping efforts to reduce primary CD rates associated with an increase in maternal or neonatal AEs?
Not measurably, according to this analysis of cross-sectional data from 56 hospitals with more than 119,000...
From the Journals
Previous childbirth, lower BMI, and a larger forebag are all associated with a greater chance of success with external cephalic version in breech...
Drugs, Pregnancy & Lactation
Sustaining euthymia is perhaps the single most critical principle in managing bipolar women during pregnancy and the postpartum period.