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Majority of pregnant women require an average of two months sick leave from work, studies suggest

Majority of pregnant women require an average of two months sick leave from work, studies suggest

ScienceDaily (Nov. 7, 2012) — Three quarters of pregnant women take sick leave from work but employers can help reduce this through flexible work adjustments, suggests a new study published November 7 in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology . The study looked at women scheduled to give birth, at the Akershus University Hospital in Norway over an 18 month period and the prevalence of, reasons for and factors associated with sick leave during their pregnancies. Continue reading

Pregnant women should avoid alcohol during pregnancy, experts say

Pregnant women should avoid alcohol during pregnancy, experts say

ScienceDaily (June 22, 2012) — Experts at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine disagree with a series of new studies from Denmark that suggest consumption of up to 8 alcoholic drinks a week or occasional binge drinking during pregnancy is generally safe for the developing baby. Kenneth Lyons Jones, MD, professor in the UCSD Department of Pediatrics and a renowned expert in birth defects, and Christina Chambers, MPH, PhD, director of the California Teratogen Information Service (CTIS) Pregnancy Health Information Line, say these studies are misleading to pregnant women, citing more than 30 years of research to the contrary. “This series of studies collected data on alcohol exposure during an interview conducted sometime between 7 and 39 weeks of pregnancy Continue reading

Research into eating disorders and fertility reveals mixed picture

Research into eating disorders and fertility reveals mixed picture

ScienceDaily (Aug. Continue reading

Pelvic Floor Re-education: Principles and Practice

Pelvic Floor Re-education: Principles and Practice

Pelvic Floor Re-education: Principles and Practice By Kaven Baessler, Bernhard Schssler, Kathryn L. Burgio, Kate H. Moore, Peggy A Continue reading

Need this book:Fetal Medicine – Basic Science and Clinical Practice (2nd edition)

Need this book:Fetal Medicine – Basic Science and Clinical Practice (2nd edition)

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Comperhensive Library In Obstetrics And Gynecology

Comperhensive Library In Obstetrics And Gynecology

Uterine Fibroids: The Complete Guide 2007 (A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book) Elizabeth A. Stewart ISBN-10: 0801887003 ISBN-13: 978-0801887000 http://www.book4doc.com/13499 Continue reading

Adverse Effects of Hormonal Contraceptives: Myth and Reality

Adverse Effects of Hormonal Contraceptives: Myth and Reality

Adverse Effects of Hormonal Contraceptives: Myth and Reality By Sabatini Rosa Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc Number Of Pages: 139 Publication Date: 2009-05-05 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1606928198 ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781606928196 Product Description: Hormonal contraception has been an available method of birth control for over four decades. Despite this, women’s knowledge often moves between myth and reality, and never has another medical finding aroused over similar controversial opinions. Continue reading

Preterm Birth: Prevention and Management

Preterm Birth: Prevention and Management

Preterm Birth: Prevention and Management By Vincenzo Berghella Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Number Of Pages: 304 Publication Date: 2010-05-03 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1405192909 ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781405192903 Product Description: Preterm birth is an increasing challenge in the developed and developing world. Continue reading

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics 4th Edition by: American Academy of Family Physicians 2007 This is the fourth edition of the provider course syllabus for ALSO, which includes slides and course updates added up to 2007 . * A: First Trimester Complications * B: Medical Complications of Pregnancy * C: Vaginal Bleeding in Late Pregnancy * D: Preterm Labor & Premature Rupture of Membranes * E: Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance * F: Labor Dystocia * G: Malpresentations, Malpositions, and Multiple Gestation * H: Assisted Vaginal Delivery * I: Shoulder Dystocia * J: Postpartum Hemorrhage * K: Maternal Resuscitation and Trauma * L: Safety in Maternity Care * M: OB Cases (not included in this post; given as handouts during the course) * N: Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Lacerations * O: Diagnostic Ultrasound in Labor and Delivery * P: Neonatal Resuscitation * Q: Cesarean Delivery * R: Birth Crisis: Caring For The Family Experiencing Perinatal Death or The Birth of a Child With Medical Complications PDF | 6 MB http://www.book4doc.com/36028 Continue reading

Manual of Intrauterine Insemination and Ovulation Induction

Manual of Intrauterine Insemination and Ovulation Induction

Manual of Intrauterine Insemination and Ovulation Induction By Richard P. Dickey MD PhD, Peter R Continue reading