Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists


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Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

A professional UK body for Obstetricians and Gynaecologists founded in 1929, which was granted a Royal title by King George VI in 1938. The College encourages the study and advancement of the science and practice of obstetrics and gynaecology through postgraduate medical education and training, and publication of clinical guidelines and reports on various facets of the specialty and service provision. The College’s International Office interface with international bodies to help reduce maternal (and infant) morbidity and mortality in under-resourced countries.
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(3.) Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), The Care of Women Requesting Induced Abortion, London: RCOG, 2000.
Now the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists wants to give rhesus-negative women two injections of anti-D before they have given birth.
The comments were made at yesterday's Fertility Health Summit, hosted by Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
The increased use of IVF has led to more twins and triplets but the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists warned it leads to a higher risk of diabetes, heart disease and pre-eclampsia.
A senior lecturer, Mr Walton is also the North-east and Yorkshire representative on the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Council.
He was a member of the Territorial Army and professionally was a fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Now the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has reviewed all the data surrounding HRT to make a series of recommendations which appear in its new book Menopause and Hormone Replacement.
A woman who is pregnant at the age of 47 has a 50 per cent chance of miscarriage, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists said yesterday.
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists said the Department of Health should draw up national guidelines for doctors in light of the research and advances in medicine.
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists said: "Induction is safe but can be more painful than spontaneous labour and place strain on wards."
Figures from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists show that about 35% of caesareans for single pregnancies are performed because of a failure of the progression of labour, of which a quarter occur when the cervix is fully dilated.
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists says NHS resources are being wasted trying to save infants born under 25 weeks.
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