March 28th 2023
In a recent study, female offspring of mothers with a positive COVID-19 test during pregnancy were at a decreased risk of developing neurodevelopmental disorders compared to male offspring.
March 27th 2023
Managing pregnant patients: Which in-person and virtual visits are necessaryJune 24th 2020
Telehealth has made its way into many ob/gyn practices. With many patients hesitant to visit their doctors in person, it may be difficult to convince them to schedule in-person visits.
Paycheck Protection Program: Understanding loan forgivenessJune 23rd 2020
To better understand how loan forgiveness works, Medical Economics spoke with Mark Schmidt, CEO of Fund-Ex Solutions Group, a lender that has issued more than $175 million in PPP loans to small businesses.
NIH launches analytic platform for nationwide COVID-19 treatment strategiesJune 15th 2020
As part of the National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has launched a patient data center to store medical record data from those infected with COVID-19.
Paucity of evidence limits known impact of CSPsJune 12th 2020
As we are now incorporating the new post-COVID-19 “normal” into our routines, our editor-in-chief, Dr. Catherine Spong, reflects on parallels with changes that went into play with the identification and management of patients with HIV.
HIV and COVID-19: Pharmacists and Healthcare Systems Mitigate RisksJune 10th 2020
Approximately 1.1 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV today. In the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, a lack of information exists about whether HIV patients are at an increased risk for contracting the virus.
Embracing the Unknown: What It’s Like Prepping as a First-Time Mom During the COVID-19 PandemicMay 18th 2020
Jamie Barretto is a 34-year-old first-time mother who lives on Long Island. She wrote this first-person perspective on how life has changed in her world since she found out she was expecting in October.
Video Series: Dr. Adams-Waldorf on COVID-19 in pregnancyMay 7th 2020
In this video interview, Senior Editor Angie DeRosa talks with Dr. Kristina Adams-Waldorf, Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Adjunct Professor in Global Health at the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine in Seattle.
Video Series: Dr. Dotters-Katz weighs in on COVID-19 in pregnancyMay 5th 2020
Dr. Sarah Dotters-Katz is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist and obstetrician and gynecologist at Duke Health in Durham, N.C. One of her research interests is clinical infectious diseases and how they impact pregnancy.
Lives impacted: Pregnancy in the age of COVID-19April 10th 2020
This special article series features the perspective of patients who are pregnant during the COVID-19 pandemic and steps they are taking to ensure their safety and the safety of their babies. This is the first story in the series.
COVID-19: The pathogen that will define the decadeApril 6th 2020
COVID-19 presents a significant threat to our communities, our patients, and our families. As the pandemic continues, more will be learned about how this virus behaves and what we can do to keep ourselves and our patients safe.
AAGL supports suspension of elective surgeriesMarch 18th 2020
The American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) has joined several other ob/gyn organizations to endorse the US Surgeon General's recommendation to suspend elective surgeries amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.