A pregnant patient in recovery from a cerclage was given oxytocin because of preset electronic orders.
Expert commentary on ACOG's interim update, which focuses on a comprehensive approach and more conservative guidelines to avoid the potential for misdiagnosis.
Innovation is a major component of gynecologic surgery and surgeons at all levels play a role in progressing the specialty
Recent studies underscore the benefits of induction at 39 weeks in healthy nulliparas but the decision to deliver should remain up to the mother.
A recent study examined which primary symptoms affect health-related quality of life in patients with endometriosis-related pain.
Secondary analysis of a trial investigating the effects of surgical management of colorectal endometriosis examined whether intervention effectively improved postoperative fertility rates, including the ability to conceive naturally.
The most important component of caring for women who report painful sexual exchange with vaginal penetration is for the clinician to simply bring up the topic during an office visit, according to one ob/gyn.
A recent study examined similarities and differences between women who were exposed to sexual abuse and those with dyspareunia and is the first to actively compare these groups.
A recent study looked at which approach to second-stage labor results in higher spontaneous vaginal delivery rates and lower rates of maternal and neonatal complications. PLUS: What makes hospitals safe for mothers and babies? ALSO: Does eating meat increase risk for breast cancer?
Similar to population screening of newborns for over 30 genetic conditions, routine genomic screening for all patients is becoming increasingly viable.