maternal-fetal medicine

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maternal-fe·tal med·i·cine

a subspecialty of obstetrics/gynecology devoted to the study of the obstetric, medical, and surgical complications of pregnancy.
Synonym(s): fetology

ma·ter·nal-fe·tal med·i·cine

(mă-tĕr'năl-fē'tăl med'i-sin)
Subspecialty of obstetrics/gynecology devoted to the study of the obstetric, medical, and surgical complications of pregnancy.
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MacKenzie is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, and served as a fellow in maternal-fetal medicine at the New York University School of Medicine.
Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Perinatal Center of Sarasota Memorial Hospital
3] But this very general statement of support for diverse "individual positions" is somewhat less than candid in failing to acknowledge that a pro-life position is not easily (in the moral sense) reconciled with the normal practices and procedures of maternal-fetal medicine.
Natera's PreNATUS clinical trial for non-invasive screening of fetal chromosomal anomalies is funded by the NIH and is being conducted by the leaders in maternal-fetal medicine in the United States.
Reece, who specializes in maternal-fetal medicine, is vice president for medical affairs at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, as well as the John Z.
For the study, the researchers examined 13,258 women who had elective repeat cesarean sections at the 19 centers of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units (MFMU) Network from 1999 through 2002.
Obstetric medicine is not meant to compete with maternal-fetal medicine, Dr.
Keith Eddleman, both professors of maternal-fetal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City.
The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine was established in 1977 and is the membership organization for obstetricians/gynecologists who have additional formal education and training in Maternal-Fetal medicine.
During my fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Webb and the team at Midwest Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Mercy watched Daniela closely for the remaining seven months of her pregnancy.
Kumar (fetal and maternal medicine, Imperial College London, UK) offers a pocket guide to the management of normal pregnancy and the at-risk fetus for maternal-fetal medicine specialists, sub-specialty trainees, obstetricians, and midwives.

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