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Surgical site infection rate can be reduced in hysterectomy

(HealthDay)—Implementation of a perioperative surgical site infection prevention bundle may reduce the rate of surgical site infection among patients undergoing hysterectomy, according to a study published online May 7 in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 21 May 2018

Obstetrics-gynecology pioneer Dr. Alice Benjamin honoured for life's work

Over a career spanning four decades, Dr. Alice Benjamin estimates she has delivered more than 10,000 babies, many of them born prematurely. Yet as she approaches retirement, she says she never tires of welcoming a newborn into the world. On Sunday, the 72 ...

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 14 May 2018

As an ob/gyn and now a mother, I know the path to motherhood may lead in many directions | Perspective

When I was finally ready to become a mom, I was 36 years old and finishing my medical residency in obstetrics and gynecology. >> READ MORE: Mom writes touching tribute to CHOP nurses who cared for son with cancer I removed my IUD and … nothing.

Source: philly.com
Published: 11 May 2018

Going to an OB-GYN Can Be Lifesaving for Women at Risk for Heart Disease

“I try to tell my patients, you know, in order to take care of other people, you need to take care of yourself,” Dr. Christine Greves, an obstetrics and gynecology specialist with Orlando Health, told Healthline. “And in order to take care of ...

Source: Healthline
Published: 21 May 2018

Two fourth-year students at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine win Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology awards

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (GCSOM) bestowed its annual end-of-year awards upon deserving students and faculty on May 5. Brittany Austin and Abbigail Woll both won Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology awards. The awards are presented to ...

Source: The readMedia
Published: 16 May 2018

Most teens, young women satisfied with IUD insertion

(HealthDay)—Most adolescent and young adult women report high satisfaction with intrauterine device (IUD) insertion, according to a study published online May 7 in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Aletha Y. Akers, M.D., M.P.H., from the Children's Hospital of ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 21 May 2018

Japan ob-gyn society considering looser requirements for new prenatal genetic test

TOKYO -- In the wake of unpermitted testing, the Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology has decided to loosen requirements for performing certified noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) to increase the number of medical institutions that can ...

Source: mainichi
Published: 15 May 2018

Male OB-GYN residents are rare. Is that a problem?

It’s another limb. I always know where it is,” she says, laughing. The third-year resident in obstetrics and gynecology at the Carolinas Medical Center hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina, works in a medical specialty dominated by women, treating women.

Source: The Seattle Times
Published: 11 May 2018

Changing Patterns and Factors Associated With Mode of... : Obstetrics & Gynecology

OBJECTIVE: To describe patterns and factors associated with mode of delivery among pregnant women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in the United States in relation to evolving HIV-in-pregnancy guidelines. METHODS: We conducted an analysis ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 16 May 2018

Why Your Annual OB-GYN Visit May Be the Key to a Healthy Heart

Brown, outgoing president of ACOG and professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, and a coauthor of the advisory, said in a statement. “Many of them don’t see their cardiologist or internist until there is a ...

Source: SheKnows
Published: 10 May 2018

Ob/Gyn Visits Should Promote Heart Health: AHA/ACOG Advisory

Brown, MD, ACOG immediate past president and F. Bayard Carter Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Cardiovascular disease is main cause of death in women, and 90% of women ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 15 May 2018

AHA: CVD risk reduction possible with cardiologist, OB-GYN collaboration

Bayard Carter professor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University Medical Center and co-chair of the writing committee, and colleagues wrote. OB-GYNs are often the sole physician for many women, which can open the discussion for CV ...

Source: Healio
Published: 10 May 2018

Dr Curtis Lowery: How Technology Can Lower Costs for OB/GYN Patients

Curtis Lowery, MD, chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and director of the Center for Distance Health, discusses how technology can lower healthcare costs for OB/GYN patients. Healthcare ...

Source: The American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 18 May 2018

Annual well woman visit to the OB/GYN can keep your heart healthy

Bayard Carter Professor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Adverse pregnancy outcomes can be used to identify women who are at an increased risk for heart disease, even in those for ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 10 May 2018

TTAB Allows Registration of DR. DRAI Trademark by OB-GYN

Dr. Drai’s trademark applications cover educational and entertainment services, health care consulting, audio books, mp3s, webinars, podcasts, and publications, all in the fields of medicine, health, and obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Dre’s arguments ...

Source: Lexology
Published: 12 May 2018

Iowa Abortion Law May Exacerbate State's OB-GYN Shortage

"In order to receive ACGME accreditation, UI's obstetrics and gynecology program is required to provide family planning training, including all forms of contraception and training in the provision of abortion, if the student so chooses," Tom Moore ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 12 May 2018

Barton Health welcomes new OB/GYN to South Lake Tahoe

Dr. Megan Jewell has joined the team at Barton Health as its newest OB/GYN physician. Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Jewell’s credentials tout a da Vinci® Surgery certification in benign gynecology. Dr. Jewell joins Barton Health in a ...

Source: South Lake Tahoe
Published: 19 May 2018

Mental health after pregnancy: OB-GYN adds social worker for postpartum depression

Mental health after pregnancy: OB-GYN adds social worker for postpartum depression Dedicated to Women OBGYN in Kent County has hired a social worker to help new moms struggling with postpartum depression and mental health. Check out this story on ...

Source: The News Journal
Published: 19 May 2018

Board Certified OB/GYN Angela Jones, M.D., Shares Health Benefits of Exercising During Pregnancy

Angela Jones, M.D., a board certified physician at Hackensack Meridian Health Medical Group Healthy Woman OB/GYN, shares insights on a topic of concern that she addresses quite often with her patients: the health and safety of exercising during pregnancy.

Source: Central Jersey
Published: 15 May 2018

SpR – Obstetrics and Gynecology – Hertfordshire

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Source: Mediplacements.com
Published: 16 May 2018

Have a Heart-to-Heart at Your Next Ob-Gyn Visit

Source: Haywood Brown, M.D., obstetrician-gynecologist at Duke Health, president of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 24 Feb 2018

Obstetrics & Gynecology

At All Women’s Healthcare of West Broward, our mission is to provide excellent and appropriate obstetric and gynecologic care to our patients. We are completely patient-focused and strive to exceed our patients' expectations. Our gynecological services ...

Source: Sun-Sentinel
Published: 26 Mar 2018

Four New Providers Join Women & Infants’ Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Cleary, MD, of Warwick, has joined the Division of Emergency Obstetrics and Gynecology. A graduate of Tulane University ... make the job that much more complicated. Now, the critics (GoLocalProv included) are raising concerns about the multi- billion ...

Source: GoLocalProv
Published: 14 Sep 2017

Sentara Obstetrics & Gynecology to open April 3

Having access to high-quality, convenient obstetric and gynecological care is important for every woman. Beginning April 3, Sentara Obstetrics & Gynecology will present the women of Halifax County and the surrounding area with a new, comprehensive, high ...

Source: YourGV.com
Published: 21 Mar 2017

American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AJOG) is a peer reviewed journal of obstetrics and gynecology. It is popularly called the "Gray Journal". It is the official publication of the following societies and associations: The journal also publishes ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 14 Jan 2017

Review of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Expert Review of Obstetrics & Gynecology (ISSN 1747-4108) offers a vital solution, providing a unique forum for critical and cutting-edge assessments in this diverse therapeutic area. With rigorous editorial policies, this timely publication is dedicated ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 20 Feb 2017

Reputable OBGYN, Connie S. Chein, MD, is to be Recognized as a 2018 Top Doctor in Beverly Hills, CA

Dr. Chein is Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She additionally earned the coveted title of Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and remains a professional member of the Pacific Coast Fertility Society ...

Source: PR NewsChannel
Published: 21 May 2018

Vendors Say Pot Eases Morning Sickness. Will Baby Pay a Price?

"We just can't say that marijuana is safe." Metz' advice was echoed Dr. Anthony Vintzileos, chairman of obstetrics and gynecology at NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola, N.Y. Vintzileos, who wasn't involved in the new research, said he was surprised that so ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 21 May 2018

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Treatment of Ovarian Cancer

The meeting, at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Santa Monica in California, will be co-chaired by Deborah Krakow, M.D., chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology and professor of orthopedic surgery and human genetics at the University of ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 21 May 2018

Digisonics CEO honored with Rice University 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

About Digisonics, Inc. Digisonics provides top-rated clinical image management and structured reporting systems for cardiovascular (CVIS), radiology, and obstetrics & gynecology. Digisonics structured reporting solutions combine high performance image ...

Source: News
Published: 21 May 2018