Effect of health insurance on delivery care utilization and perceived delays and barriers among southern Thai women
- The value of one minute. Radi, Aser García // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/8/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7788, p86
In this article, the author explains why Spanish mothers rushed to deliver their babies before January 1, 2011.
- Special delivery. Hill, Susie // Metro (NZ);Dec2002, Issue 258, p128
Reports on the shortage of general practitioner obstetricians (GPO) in Auckland, Australia for helping women in the delivery of their babies. Reasons for the shortage of GPO; Problems faced by pregnant women because of the shortage; Shortcomings of the lead maternity carer system introduced by...
- Special Delivery. Yocom, Katy // Louisville Magazine;Jul2002, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p27
Reports the preference of expectant mothers for nurse-midwives over obstetricians to deliver their babies. Factors influencing the decision; Comparison on the number of births attended by midwives in Europe and the U.S.; Views of expectant mothers on pregnancy.
- Labor Lite. Forte, Tiffany // Working Mother;Mar2010, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p78
The article offers information on the six-week course program offered by Hypnobabies to pregnant women in which hypnotherapy is used to help the mother lessen the pain and stress she would feel during the delivery.
- Reader's story. // Australian Parents;Oct/Nov2005, p18
Presents an article on child delivery. Problem occurred during a trip in Kenya; Percentage of women who give birth on their due date; Preparedness for labor.
- Use of Prescription Drugs During Pregnancy. Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;6/1/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p2194
Discusses research being done on prescription drug use in pregnancy. Reference to a study by S. E. Andrade and colleagues, published in the "American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology"; Percentage of pregnant women who received prescription drugs harmful to the fetus; Number of women who...
- Escaping episiotomy. Roan, Shari // Fit Pregnancy;Oct/Nov2006, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p35
The article presents the results of a review of studies in Australia in which pregnant women were taught to massage the perineal area beginning around the their 34th week. Massaging the perineum during the last month of pregnancy can help in avoiding an episiotomy during vaginal birth. The women...
- Timing preemie deliveries to minimize brain damage. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Nov2004, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p16
The article presents the findings of the Growth Restriction Intervention Trial among pregnant women. There were more than 500 pregnant women who were recruited by 69 hospitals in European countries. The researchers assigned some women to immediate delivery to preempt intrauterine hypoxia and the...
- Do you have to be crazy to practice obstetrics? Kilpatrick, Sarah J. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Nov2004, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p112
The article discusses the author's experience as an obstetrician gynecologist. Her first vaginal delivery was with a Latin American teenager. She provided assistance to a woman with symptomatic cardiomyopathy who was hospitalized in the intensive care unit for approximately 22 weeks. She also...