Guidelines Updated on Thromboembolic Disease in PregnancyGuidelines Updated on Thromboembolic Disease in Pregnancy

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has released updated guidelines on preventing and treating thromboembolic disease in pregnancy. Medscape Medical News
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To explore the association between low birth weight and preterm birth with violence during pregnancy, we conducted a cross-sectional study by using the 2010 Colombian Demographic and Health Survey. We conducted bivariate analyses, binomial logistic regress...
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What are the keys to effectively treating pregnant women with acute migraine while considering the safety of medications in this population?Headache
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Most electronic vapor products contain nicotine and other toxicants and aren't safe for use during pregnancy; but this report indicates that many pregnant women are unaware of the risks.Morbidity &Mortality Weekly Report
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Background: HIV-exposed-uninfected (HEU) infants have increased infectious morbidity and mortality; little is known about their levels of inflammation and monocyte activation. Methods: Plasma samples obtained at birth and 6 months from 86 HEU mother–infant pairs enrolled in the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development cohorts in Brazil were compared with 88 HIV-unexposed mother–infant pairs. HIV-infected mothers received antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy, their infants received zidovudine prophylaxis and were not breastfed. IL-6, soluble TNFα receptor I (sTNF-RI) and II, soluble...
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Conclusion: These novel data suggest that unplanned pregnancy may be a prevalent and persistent predictor of poor ART outcomes among women initiating ART during pregnancy.
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It felt like Sarah Hanan's life had "come to a screeching halt", but it was only the start of her journey.
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The people who become doctors all over the globe, specialize in a different field. You may see some plastic surgeons, some gynecologists, some obstetricians but not all the doctors are the same. The obstetrician is a doctor who specializes in pregnancy, childbirth, and a woman’s reproductive system as a whole, and that too all at once. He is not just a person who is good at one of the previously mentioned areas, but he has majored in all of them. An obstetrician is actually supposed to take care of their patients and their babies throughout the time of pregnancy. These are the doctors that give you follow-up care&nbs...
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Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: Chemico-Biological InteractionsAuthor(s): Sherin Jacob, Thangarajan SumathiAbstractThe neurotoxic environmental contaminant, methylmercury (MeHg), has shown to have detrimental effects on the developing brain when exposed during gestation. We have shown in our earlier studies that gestational administration of 3,3′,4′,7-Tetrahydroxyflavone or Fisetin reduces the toxic effects of MeHg in the developing rat brain. The current study has pivoted to study the mechanism behind the mitigating action of Fisetin against prenatal MeHg exposure induced neurotoxicity....
Source: Chemico Biological Interactions - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
The low intelligence quotient (IQ) level is one of the most common and important medical, social, and familial problems in all countries. The current study aimed to estimate mean IQ with the Wechsler scale in Iran by performing a systematic review and meta-analysis. In the current meta-analysis, all articles related to IQ conducted in Iran using the Wechsler scale were deeply searched by reviewing citation databases including Science Direct, PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, Springer, SID,Magiran, Iranmedex, Medlib, and Google Scholar motor search and using valid keywords without time limits. Due to heterogeneity between stu...
Source: International Journal of Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
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