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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 ...

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Diabetes Mellitus: Screening and Diagnosis

January 15, 2016 Scientific

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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...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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...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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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...

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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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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/INDEXTOTRANS_2011-2017.pdf

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...

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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....

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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

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