Author | Sharon T. Phelan, MD

Articles

Eight tips to improve outpatient visits for spinal cord injury patients

March 13, 2020

These recommendations, based on the observations of a patient, is a Top 8 list of ways to optimize an outpatient visit for reproductive health care for women with spinal cord injury or disease.

Maternal death in rural America

August 17, 2018

Women who give birth in rural areas face unique challenges because of geography but state-based data collection hampers efforts to understand and address the factors that place them at particular risk for morbidity and mortality.

ACOG Guidelines at a Glance: Diagnosis and management of benign breast disorders

December 13, 2017

Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin #164: Diagnosis and Management of Benign Breast Disorders.

Put food safety risks during pregnancy into perspective

November 01, 2009

Although pregnant women say they would trust information from their doctor about food safety in pregnancy, surveys of patients and clinicians alike find that the topic is often not discussed.