Susan C Olmstead and Yalda Afshar, MD, PhD, discuss birth plans and whether there is a place for them.
On L&D units throughout the country, more and more women are being admitted with birth plans. Birth plans have become an increasingly common part of women’s prenatal preparation.
The Perinatal Quality Foundation's exam tests clinician knowledge of fetal heart rate monitoring technology using simulation.
New guidelines from the American Heart Association are designed to help practitioners make decisions when faced with caring for unborn babies with heart issues.
A first-of-its-kind report from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) suggests that many teens and women in small towns or suburbs or who lack health insurance are receiving routine prenatal care from providers who are not ob/gyns.