Demand for elective induction at 39 weeks does not seem high. Maternal fetal medicine specialist, Jeff Chapa, MD, discusses the initial implementation of elective induction in select, uncomplicated pregnancies.
The literature on pregnancy in women with Shone’s complex is scant. This case of a 32-year-old with the condition illustrates management essentials throughout pregnancy and postpartum care.
A large, long-term cohort study finds that certain pregnancy complications can raise mothers’ risk of cardiovascular death sixfold or more. Here are the takeaways for Ob/Gyns.