Author | R. Daniel Braun, MD

Articles

What a Normal Pap Smear Means!

November 18, 2011

Who should have a Pap Smear?Any woman who is sexually active or is at least 18 years old should have a Pap smear. Cervical cancer is most commonly caused by HPV (Human Papilloma Virus).

Principles of Weight Management

August 08, 2011

Triple Screen

July 21, 2011

This patient is a 23 year old Gravida 1 who presents for prenatal care at 8 weeks gestation. She has a completely normal history and physical exam is compatible with an 8 week gestation. The pelvis is of normal configuration and size.

Prepregnancy weight and the risk of adverse pregnancy outcome

August 06, 2009

Obesity before pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of several adverse outcomes of pregnancy. The risk profiles among lean, normal, or mildly overweight women are not, however, well established.