Tag: "obstetricians" at medical news
The Effects Of Delaying A Delivery Questioned
...o have complications in utero , is a question many obstetricians
would answer differently.// A new study done in th... the lack of difference in mortality suggests that obstetricians
are delivering sick preterm babies at about the correct moment to minimize mortality. Researchers fe...
Epidural given in early labor may not lead to caesarian birth
...ists, it is recommended that whenever possible the obstetricians
must postpone the use of spinal epidural until late in labor for the women giving birth for the first time. Patients in such cases may be given muscular or other forms of painkillers. This recommendation was based on the studies that often early epid...
Exercises Should Be Recommended During Pregnancy
Research says that not all obstetricians
urge their pregnant patients to exercise regularly... topic in the September issue of a publication for obstetricians
and gynecologists. With ample evidence to show that regular, moderate exercise in women with health...
Cardiac Disease May Be Hazardous In Pregnancy
...o close monitoring of patients during pregnancy by obstetricians
and cardiologists, surgical correction of the cardiac lesions in the majority (60.65%) of them and intensive neonatal care. In conclusion, the study suggests the need for pre-pregnancy counseling, routine examination of the cardiovascular system fo...
Botched Abortions Trigger Concern Over Legal Ambiguity In Britain
...mit for terminations to be cut. Britain's leading obstetricians
accuse the doctors who carried out botched abortions of 'sub-standard' medicine....
New trend of birth induction is on the rise
...uced births and this new trend is supported by the obstetricians
working at the private hospitals. About 25% of t...nd Gynaecology said that pregnant women tell their obstetricians
to induce birth whenever they feel it is posible for them to attend the delivery. He said that at ...
Bush asks for complete ban on Reproductive cloning
...rms as to be done immediately or it would lead the obstetricians
and gynecologists in the country to leave their practice and could cause an acute shortage of doctors and an increase in health care cost. Bush as expressed happiness over the decrease in number of abortions and teen births due to an improved social ...
Concerns About Popular Anti-Ulcer Pill Used For Inducing Labor
...ors Dr. Zarko Alfirevic and Dr. Andrew Weeks, both obstetricians
at England's University of Liverpool. Legal liab...uthors said. Use of oral misoprostol by American obstetricians
is likely to remain relatively stable for the foreseeable future, predicts Dr. Deborah Wing, a speci...
Rise in the Number of Premature Births Has a Bad Effect on the Society
...ases and social inequalities. They believe that obstetricians
should re-evaluate the risks and benefits of delivering babies earlier. Hence to tackle the issue all the specialists including neo-natologists, health economists, teachers, parents and children should unite and co operate. ...
MedChi Slashes down the Pays for Healthcare Providers
...am fees for primary care doctors or in payments to obstetricians
for delivering babies. But in case of rural areas there would be some reduction in payment as they are being paid in excess than the urban and suburban sections of the state. But they are not sure of the impact of this on the society. Valentine sa...
Training in Australia's Medical Schools Inadequate
... doctors including pathologists, anaesthetists and obstetricians
have raised concerns that medical students are not being properly trained. The doctors claim that the students are not properly trained in anatomy. According to them teaching hours for anatomy have been slashed by 80 per cent in certain medical sc...
Unqualified Staff , Patients At Risk :An Australian Scenario
...n five years there would be an acute shortage of obstetricians
in the country. It is reported that the standard of rural birthing in australia was similar to that of the third world....
Pediatricians Resignations Cause Concern at Sale
...least six months. This has led to concerns among obstetricians
at Sale. Sale obstetrician Dr Refaat Guirguis has said that obstetricians
would not be able to deliver premature babies without pediatric support. Dr Guirguis voiced his re...
Maternal deaths due to poor working practices
...-risk cases were insufficient. Only few consultant obstetricians
and midwives were there, inadequate devoted theatre staff were there. The maternity unit ignored the mistakes made leading to them being repeated. As the seriousness of the situation was not recognised by the trust’s board, even it was criticised...
Skilled Obstetricians to avoid unnecessary Caesareans
.../ week’s British Medical Journal (BMJ) that expert obstetricians
can prevent several emergency Caesareans. Currently, in the UK, the decision whether to try a vaginal birth, using forceps or a ventouse, or carry out a Caesarean is taken in the delayed second-stage labor by trainees. Experts revealed that there w...
C-Section A More Common Choice Nowadays
A lack of skilled obstetricians
has left more women with the option of a caesarean...on following a vaginal assessment, than consultant obstetricians
due to inexperience. Some of the common risks associated with second stage C-sections for the mothe...
Paucity of specialists sends emergency department on a spin
...hospital will have to put up with the shortfall in obstetricians
till end-December as the pediatrician employed for full-time services is currently on leave. The hospital is in the process of recruiting more staff to tide over the crisis. The medical board is also in receipt of a report from an independent pr...
FDA Warns Pregnant Women Against Use Of Paxil
groups suggests that Pregnant women and those tryi...the risk for serious complications at birth. The obstetricians
said that other drugs including Prozac, Zoloft and Lexapro has been linked with short-term complicat...
Multiple Course of Steroids Protects Preterm Baby’s Lung
...livering. Now, when mothers go into preterm labor, obstetricians
will often administer only a single course of steroids to help strengthen the baby’s lungs upon birth. But if the birth is successfully held off for more than seven days, the mother does not receive another course of medication and the baby’s lungs m...
'Alarming Rise in Caesarean Births a Cause of Concern'
...esarean section is becoming an epidemic, a leading obstetricians
has warned//. "Any surgery could become hazardous and could lead to major crisis. With Caesarean this is the risk if the procedure is not carried out by competent obstetricians," said Dr Dermot MacDonald, former Director of the Dublin-based Nation...