Image IQ: A Gray Matter
Do these images of the fetal brain point to a congenital anomaly or something else?
Cervical Treatments Don't Hinder Fertility
Treatments to remove precancerous cervical lesions don't seem to affect a woman's ability to become pregnant, new research found.
Can You Identify a Sentinel Event?
Severe maternal morbidity is not always a sentinel event. Take this quiz to test your understanding of what constitutes an obstetric sentinel event.
Sentinel Events and Severe Maternal Morbidity
The Joint Commission has revised its definition of sentinel event, causing confusion about how these events now relate to severe maternal morbidity.
ICSI May Not Be Best for Unexplained Infertility
Use of intracytoplasmic sperm injection in cases unrelated to male factor infertility may negatively affect outcomes, new research suggests.
Does Fetal Gender Affect Risk of Preterm Birth?
SMFM 2015: New research shows that fetuses of a certain sex are at increased risk for spontaneous preterm birth.
Interpreting Failed Results on NIPT
SMFM 2015: A failed result on noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) may provide insight into what subsequent tests may find, research reveals.
Image IQ: A Renal Abnormality
This second-trimester fetus has a renal abnormality. Can you identify it?
Are Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Inherited?
New research from SMFM 2015 shows women whose mothers had preeclampsia or low birth weight are more likely to have the condition in pregnancy.
Probiotics and Gestational Diabetes Control
Probiotics don't improve the metabolic health of women with GDM but may help those at risk for future metabolic and cardiovascular disease.