Sharon T. Phelan, MD

Dr. Phelan is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.

Articles

Maternal death in rural America

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

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

Put food safety risks during pregnancy into perspective

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.