More mothers contemplate legal action against Moncton delivery nurse

Nicole Ruest was fired from the Moncton Hospital last month, after accusations she administered labour inducing drug oxytocin to mothers without their consent, or the doctor's knowledge
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Publication date: Available online 4 April 2020Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Michael Beckmann, Melissa Acreman, Emily Schmidt, Katharina M.D. Merollini, Yvette Miller
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
In high-income countries the rate of induction of labor (IOL) exceeds 25 % and it is continuing to rise [1 –3]. IOL typically involves cervical priming in an inpatient setting, before an amniotomy and oxytocin infusion. This can lead to a prolonged hospital stay and an increased burden on both women and the healthcare system [4]. Outpatient cervical priming may be a safe and cost-effective alternative [5]. However, little is known about women’s preference and the impact of outpatient cervical priming on their healthcare experience [6,7].
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Full length article Source Type: research
ConclusionsUse of balloon catheter in women with term PROM appears safe and was not associated with increased maternal or neonatal infectious morbidity.
Source: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Source Type: research
Credit: Education Cannot Wait By External SourceMar 31 2020 (IPS-Partners) Armed conflicts, forced displacement, climate change induced disasters and protracted crises have disrupted the education of 75 million children and youth globally. And that number is growing in an unprecedented way with the spread of COVID-19. Education has been hit particularly hard by the COVID-19 pandemic with 1.53 billion learners out of school and 184 country-wide school closures, impacting 87.6% of the world’s total enrolled learners. Drop-out rates across the globe are likely to rise as a result of this massive disruption to education ...
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ConclusionsPatients with LAM avulsion present a higher degree of sexual dysfunction than patients without avulsion at 6 months after instrumental vaginal delivery.
Source: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Source Type: research
Source: Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine - Category: Perinatology & Neonatology Authors: Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: We report a fetus with Kabuki syndrome 2 detected using CMA. It is strongly recommended that CMA be included in prenatal diagnosis in fetuses with growth retardation, cardiovascular and musculoskeletal abnormalities revealed by routine Color Doppler ultrasonography. PMID: 32211113 [PubMed]
Source: International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Pathology - Category: Pathology Authors: Tags: Int J Clin Exp Pathol Source Type: research
Condition:   Induction of Labor Affected Fetus / Newborn Interventions:   Procedure: Manipal ultrasound scoring system;   Procedure: Levine scoring system Sponsor:   Assiut University Not yet recruiting
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No visitors. Induced labor. Converted delivery wards. Tens of thousands of women across the country are giving birth in unprecedented circumstances.
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