In case you missed it: Nov. 9 to Nov. 13

November 13, 2020

It was a very busy week for the Contemporary OB/GYN team.

This week’s top articles included:

Abdominal entry in laparoscopic surgery

Although major complications are rare, laparoscopic abdominal entry is the most dangerous part of any laparoscopic procedure.

The state of gynecologic robotic surgery

On Friday, Oct. 30, Elizabeth A. Howell, MD, MPP, led a presentation at ACOG’s Virtual Conference on the intertwined racial and ethnic disparities in maternal and infant health that exist for women and babies of color.

Advancing technology in diabetes management

A review of the science and technology behind current insulin pumps and CGMs for managing type 1 diabetes mellitus in pregnancy.

Why shared decision-making matters more than ever

Sweeping policy-level implementation efforts have mandated SDM in other areas of medicine; similar mandates could impact ob/gyn.