Gynecologists are faced with a number of hereditary cancer tests. Understanding benefits and limits is key to counseling patients.
Prenatal Genetic Testing
Ob/gyns have a responsibility and can no longer be passive in this genomic era.
Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin No. 163: Screening for fetal aneuploidy.
Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin No. 162: Prenatal Diagnostic Testing for Genetic Disorders.
A California woman was 35-years-old when she delivered an infant with severe Down's syndrome and then sued all those involved with the prenatal care and alleged that both physicians were told the parents wanted all available testing because of a family history of birth defects. What's the verdict? Plus more cases.
A round-up of research on obesity in pregnancy from the ACOG 2017 meeting in San Diego, California.
The society's recommendations for women who are undergoing both ultrasound and cfDNA screening.
Give this to your patients who have questions about the role of ultrasound with cfDNA.
cfDNA screening should not be performed in the general obstetric population, according to this Opinion.