Brigid McCue, MD, PhD

Main Street Medical Consulting

441 Jane Street

Dr. McCue is Chief, Ob/Gyn and Midwifery, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Articles

Fetal Fibronectin: The Benefits of a High Negative Predictive Value in Management of Preterm Labor

The clinical diagnosis of preterm labor (PTL) has up to a 50% false-positive rate, often leading to unnecessary hospitalizations and interventions. What objective tools can clinicians use to accurately diagnose true PTL - and reduce the drain on resources and overexposure to treatments?

The ob/gyn hospitalist

A look at the evidence shows that a program using ob/gyn hospitalists makes sense for many facilities and may improve outcomes.