Ob/Gyn Information Center Opinion Archive
SCOTUS decision in Hobby Lobby case reaches beyond contraception.
New data may result in fewer instrumented deliveries and cesarean sections for second stage arrest.
What is the significance of an isolated alkaline phosphatase (ALP) of 161 IU/L in the absence of gallbladder, pancreas or liver disease?
Only 5.9% of eligible candidates receive the recommended pertussis booster vaccine, and the disease remains one of the leading causes of vaccine-preventable deaths worldwide.
Emergency contraception is no more contraception than abortion. Now don't get me wrong: I am very pro-choice. But the emergency contraceptive pill implies to misguided people that they don't have to take responsibility for sexual activity until after the fact.
Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a serious health condition that occurs in 4% to 12% of pregnancies, but recent research showing significant screening gaps for the disease makes the problem an even greater concern.
Clinicians need to better screen their patients and educate them about when best to begin obtaining routine mammograms.