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2013 COD Transactions

...ng the of patient risk for of fetal anomaly  In Adjunct to such procedures such as genetic amniocentesis, ceroscopy, fetal transfusion, and chorionic villi sampling  In evaluation of abnormal alpha-fetoprotein levels In estimation of fetal age (accurate to within 1 week...

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2013 COD Transactions

...ng the of patient risk for of fetal anomaly  In Adjunct to such procedures such as genetic amniocentesis, ceroscopy, fetal transfusion, and chorionic villi sampling  In evaluation of abnormal alpha-fetoprotein levels In estimation of fetal age (accurate to within 1 week...

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AAFP Foundation

...Abstract: Like much of Sub-Saharan Africa, Uganda is facing significant maternal and fetal health challenges. Despite the fact that the majority of the Uganda population is rural and the major OB care provider is the midwife, there is a lack of data in the literature regarding rural...

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ACOG Issues Guidelines on Fetal Macrosomia - Practice Guidelines - American Family ...

Jul 1, 2001 - The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has issued new clinical management guidelines on fetal macrosomia. The term fetal macrosomia implies fetal growth beyond a specific weight, regardless of the fetal gestational age.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0701/p169.html

ACOG Releases Guideline on Gestational Diabetes

September 15, 2014 Practice Guidelines

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0915/p416.pdf

ACOG Releases Guideline on Gestational Diabetes - Practice Guidelines - American Family...

Sep 15, 2014 - Gestational diabetes increases the risk of gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, cesarean delivery, and developing diabetes later in life. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a guideline that provides recommendations based on good-quality ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0915/p416.html

ACOG Releases Guidelines for Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery - Practice ...

Oct 1, 2004 - The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently issued clinical management guidelines for vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) in various situations.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/1001/p1397.html

ACOG Releases Guidelines on Management of Post-term Pregnancy - Practice Guidelines - ...

Dec 1, 2004 - Post-term pregnancy is defined as a pregnancy that has extended to or beyond 42 weeks of gestation. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently issued guidelines for the clinical management of post-term pregnancy.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/1201/p2221.html

ACOG Releases Report on Dystocia and Augmentation of Labor - Practice Guidelines - ...

Mar 1, 2004 - Dystocia is characterized by the slow and abnormal progression of labor and is the leading indication for primary cesarean delivery in the United States. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently published a clinical practice guideline on dystocia and ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0301/p1290.html

ACOG Releases Report on Risk Factors, Causes and Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage - ...

Sep 15, 1998 - ...Risk factors for uterine atony include uterine overdistention secondary to hydramnios, multiple gestation, use of oxytocin, fetal macrosomia, high parity, rapid or prolonged labor, intra-amniotic infection and use of uterine-relaxing agents. Predisposing factors for placenta...

American Family Physician : Special Medical Reports

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0915/p1002.html

ACOG Updates Recommendations on Vaginal Birth After Previous Cesarean Delivery

...MACROSOMIA Women attempting TOLAC with a macrosomic fetus (greater than 4,000 to 4,500 g [8 lb, 13 oz to 9 lb, 15 oz]) have a lower likelihood of successful VBAC than those who have a nonmacrosomic fetus. Women who have had a previous cesarean delivery because of dystocia also...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/p214.pdf

ACOG Updates Recommendations on Vaginal Birth After Previous Cesarean Delivery - ...

Jan 15, 2011 - The rate of cesarean delivery has increased dramatically in the United States over the past four decades, perpetuated somewhat by the dictum once a cesarean, always a cesarean. However, evidence has shown that many women who have had a cesarean delivery can safely deliver vaginally in ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/p214.html

AFP Clerkship 2012-2013

...Syndromes Turner Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management (08/01/2007) Klinefelter Syndrome (12/01/2005) Prader-Willi Syndrome (09/01/2005) Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (07/15/2005) Diagnosis and Managment of Fragile X Syndrome (07/01/2005) Down Syndrome: Prenatal Risk Assessment and...

Med School and Residency

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AHRQ Reviews Management of Gestational Diabetes - Practice Guidelines - American Family...

Nov 15, 2008 - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) systematically reviewed the literature on the management of gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is one of the most common complications of pregnancy, affecting about 7 percent of pregnancies each year in the United States.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1115/p1217.html

Assisted Vaginal Delivery Using the Vacuum Extractor - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2000 - Vacuum extractors have replaced forceps for many situations in which assistance is required to achieve vaginal delivery. Compared with metal-cup vacuum extractors, soft-cup devices are easier to use and cause fewer neonatal scalp injuries; however, they detach more frequently. Vacuum ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0915/p1316.html

Cesarean Delivery in Family Medicine (Position Paper)

Jan 4, 2018 - Read the AAFP's position on the role of family physicians in delivering maternity care including cesarean delivery.

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chapter-f.pdf

...remains high at more than 32% (Figure 1),5 and thus attention is focusing on the two main drivers of the primary cesarean rate-dys- tocia and fetal heart rate (FHR) tracing interpretation.3,6 The wide variation in cesarean delivery rates for labor dystocia suggests a need for more...

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chapter-o.pdf

...fetal demise; determining fetal number, presentation, and position; assessing amniotic fluid status; and evaluat- ing placental location. Practice is essential before using ultrasound for patient care. With additional training and practice, basic biometry can be learned to determine...

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chapter-q.pdf

...Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean Delivery Noted by ACOG and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM), the rapid increase in cesarean birth rates from 1996 to 2011 without clear evidence of a concomitant decrease in maternal or neonatal morbidity or mortality raises...

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Clinical Briefs - Feb 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2003 - ...Although fetal macrosomia and maternal diabetes increase the risk of shoulder dystocia, a substantial number of cases occur in women who do not have diabetes and among infants weighing less than 8.8 lb (4,000 g). In one study, the presence of both diabetes and macrosomia predicted...

American Family Physician : Clinical Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0215/p887.html

Clinical Briefs - Jul 1, 2001 - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2001 - ...Previous: ACOG Issues Guidelines on Fetal Macrosomia Next: Women in Medicine View the full table of contents >> Home / Journals / afp / Vol. 64/No. 1(July 1, 2001) / Clinical Briefs: Clinical Briefs...

American Family Physician : Clinical Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0701/p172.html

COD Transactions 2016

...of Family Medicine Residency Directors requires family medicine residencies to teach basic POCUS including prenatal (amniotic fluid index, fetal presentation, placental localization) and guidance for central vascular access, paracentesis, thoracentesis, MSK injections), and WHEREAS,...

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COD Transactions 2016

...of Family Medicine Residency Directors requires family medicine residencies to teach basic POCUS including prenatal (amniotic fluid index, fetal presentation, placental localization) and guidance for central vascular access, paracentesis, thoracentesis, MSK injections), and WHEREAS,...

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Common Questions About Late-Term and Postterm Pregnancy

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0801/p160.pdf

Common Questions About Late-Term and Postterm Pregnancy - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2014 - Pregnancy is considered late term from 41 weeks, 0 days’ to 41 weeks, 6 days’ gestation, and postterm at 42 weeks’ gestation. Early dating of the pregnancy is important for accurately determining when a pregnancy is late- or postterm, and first-trimester ultrasonography should be ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0801/p160.html

Diabetes Mellitus: Screening and Diagnosis

January 15, 2016 Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0115/p103.pdf

Diabetes Mellitus: Screening and Diagnosis - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2016 - Diabetes mellitus is one of the most common diagnoses made by family physicians. Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to blindness, limb amputation, kidney failure, and vascular and heart disease. Screening patients before signs and symptoms develop leads to earlier diagnosis and treatment, ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0115/p103.html

Diagnosis and Management of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2009 - Gestational diabetes occurs in 5 to 9 percent of pregnancies in the United States and is growing in prevalence. It is a controversial entity, with conflicting guidelines and treatment protocols. Recent studies show that diagnosis and management of this disorder have beneficial effects ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0701/p57.html

Dystocia in Nulliparous Women - American Family Physician

Jun 1, 2007 - Dystocia is common in nulliparous women and is responsible for more than 50 percent of primary cesarean deliveries. Because cesarean delivery rates continue to rise, physicians providing maternity care should be skilled in the diagnosis, management, and prevention of dystocia. If labor ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0601/p1671.html

Evaluation of Short and Tall Stature in Children - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2008 - Children and adolescents whose heights and growth velocities deviate from the normal percentiles on standard growth charts present a special challenge to physicians. Height that is less than the 3rd percentile or greater than the 97th percentile is deemed short or tall stature, ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0901/p597.html

Evidence-Based Prenatal Care: Part I. General Prenatal Care and Counseling Issues - ...

Apr 1, 2005 - Effective prenatal care should integrate the best available evidence into a model of shared decision making. Pregnant women should be counseled about the risks of smoking and alcohol and drug use. Structured educational programs to promote breastfeeding are effective. Routine fetal ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0401/p1307.html

Evidence-Based Prenatal Care: Part II. Third-Trimester Care and Prevention of ...

Apr 15, 2005 - All pregnant women should be offered screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria, syphilis, rubella, and hepatitis B and human immunodeficiency virus infection early in pregnancy. Women at increased risk should be tested for hepatitis C infection, gonorrhea, and chlamydia. All women should ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0415/p1555.html

Evidence-Based Prenatal Care: Part II. Third-Trimester Care and Prevention of ...

...Gestational Diabetes Gestational diabetes is associated with hyper- tensive disorders, macrosomia, shoulder dys- tocia, and higher rates of cesarean delivery and diabetes later in life for the mother. The incidence of gestational diabetes is estimated at 2 to 5 percent.51 Screening...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0415/p1555.pdf

February 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

...What Is the Best Management of Fetal Macrosomia? Is IV Albuterol Effective for Acute Asthma Management? Obesity Surgery May Cure Diabetes in Nonobese Patients Central Venous Catheter Colonization in Children Recurrent Fevers in Children: Differential Diagnosis...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0215/

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AAFP Foundation

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all.pdflist.html

...Although the presence of toxic chemicals in humans’ fetal environment and milk signals the urgent need to reduce community exposure to these pollutants, the weight of the evidence indicates that breastfeeding remains the healthiest option for mothers and babies. Employment...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all.pdflist.html

...Although the presence of toxic chemicals in humans’ fetal environment and milk signals the urgent need to reduce community exposure to these pollutants, the weight of the evidence indicates that breastfeeding remains the healthiest option for mothers and babies. Employment...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/policies/AAFP_AllPoliciesApril2019.pdf

Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...delivery, labor dystocia, abnormal or indeterminate fetal heart rate tracing, fetal malpresentation, multiple gestation, and suspected - O - - O - Index to Transactions - 2011 - 2018 - Page 333 fetal macrosomia are some of the most common indications for cesarean...

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Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...delivery, labor dystocia, abnormal or indeterminate fetal heart rate tracing, fetal malpresentation, multiple gestation, and suspected - O - - O - Index to Transactions - 2011 - 2018 - Page 333 fetal macrosomia are some of the most common indications for cesarean...

About AAFP

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Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...delivery, labor dystocia, abnormal or indeterminate fetal heart rate tracing, fetal malpresentation, multiple gestation, and suspected - O - - O - Index to Transactions - 2011 - 2018 - Page 333 fetal macrosomia are some of the most common indications for cesarean...

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Index to Trans - 2011-2017

...indeterminate fetal heart rate tracing, fetal malpresentation, multiple gestation, and suspected - O - - O - Index to Transactions - 2011 - 2017 - Page 270 fetal macrosomia are some of the most common indications for cesarean delivery.10 Despite the use of...

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Index to Trans - 2011-2017

...indeterminate fetal heart rate tracing, fetal malpresentation, multiple gestation, and suspected - O - - O - Index to Transactions - 2011 - 2017 - Page 270 fetal macrosomia are some of the most common indications for cesarean delivery.10 Despite the use of...

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Induction of Labor at or Beyond Term - Cochrane for Clinicians - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2008 - Fetal or neonatal deaths in women who delivered after their due date and before 42 weeks occur at a rate of less than 0.5 percent, regardless of whether labor is induced or spontaneous. Compared with awaiting spontaneous labor, inducing labor between 41 and 42 weeks is associated with ...

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0901/p581.html

Intensive Management of Gestational Diabetes - Cochrane for Clinicians - American ...

Sep 1, 2004 - There is not enough evidence to support dietary or drug treatment in patients with gestational diabetes.

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0901/p866.html

Intensive Management of Gestational Diabetes - Cochrane for Clinicians - American ...

Jul 1, 2004 - ...Gestational diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance are associated with macrosomia and may be associated with increased risk for cesarean delivery, shoulder dystocia, and birth trauma. Although preexisting diabetes has been shown to increase the risk of poor perinatal outcomes, it...

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0701/p84.html

January 15, 2001 - American Family Physician

...Management of Suspected Fetal Macrosomia Mark A. Zamorski; Wendy S. Biggs Effective Use of Statins to Prevent Coronary Heart Disease Michael A. Crouch Sporotrichoid Lymphocutaneous Infections: Etiology, Diagnosis and Therapy Ellis H. Tobin; William W. Jih...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0115/

July 1, 2001 - American Family Physician

...ACOG Issues Guidelines on Fetal Macrosomia Joanne E. Chatfield Quantum Sufficit Quantum Sufficit Sarah Morgan; Lori Parry Resident and Student Voice Women in Medicine S R. Brian Letters to the Editor Management of MVP with Antibiotic Prophylaxis Barry D....

American Family Physician

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Labor Induction: A Decade of Change - Editorials - American Family Physician

May 15, 2003 - ...yet the change in incidence rates varies considerably by indication. Macrosomia has increased the most as an indication, 22.5-fold since 1980, despite evidence that induction for suspected macrosomia has shown potential benefit only in women with type 1 diabetes mellitus.5,6...

American Family Physician : Editorials

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0515/p2076.html

Management of Postterm Pregnancy - Practice Guidelines - American Family Physician

Nov 1, 2004 - The Committee on Practice Bulletins—Obstetrics of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a new guideline entitled, Management of Postterm Pregnancy.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/1101/p1808.html

Maternity Care Update - FP Essentials

...Summarize updates in aneuploidy screening including appropriate use of cell-free fetal DNA testing. Define, diagnose, and manage common conditions affecting pregnant patients including hypertension, diabetes, hypothyroidism, depression, and obesity. Summarize changes in...

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