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obstetrician

 [ob″stĕ-trĭ´shun]
a physician who specializes in obstetrics.

ob·ste·tri·cian

(ob'stĕ-trish'ŭn),
A physician specializing in the medical care of women during pregnancy and childbirth.
[see obstetrics]

obstetrician

/ob·ste·tri·cian/ (ob″stĕ-trish´in) one who practices obstetrics.

obstetrician

(ŏb′stĭ-trĭsh′ən)
n.
A physician who specializes in obstetrics.

obstetrician (OB)

[ob′stətrish′ən]
a physician who specializes in the branch of medicine concerned with pregnancy and childbirth.

obstetrician

Baby Doc A physician who practices obstetrics, see there Meat & potatoes work Pulling babies from babes Salary $165K + 15% bonus.

ob·ste·tri·cian

(ob'stĕ-trish'ŭn)
A physician specializing in the medical care of women during pregnancy and childbirth.
See: obstetrics

obstetrician

A doctor specializing in the conduct of childbirth and possessing the skills, knowledge and experience required to ensure that this is achieved with the minimum risk to mother and baby. From the Latin obstetrix , a midwife.

obstetrician(bˑ·st·triˑ·shn),

n a medical doctor who specializes in the treatment of women's health issues, the care of expectant women, and the delivery process.

ob·ste·tri·cian

(ob'stĕ-trish'ŭn)
A physician specializing in the medical care of women during pregnancy and childbirth.
See: obstetrics

obstetrician (ob´stitrish´ən),

n a physician whose practice of medicine focuses on the care of women during pregnancy, through childbirth, and immediately following delivery. Often informally known as
OB-gyn (obstetrician-gynecologist).

obstetrician

a veterinarian who specializes in obstetrics.
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The decision to no longer have obstetricians at PeaceHealth Medical Group will result in some cost savings, including not having to pay recruitment costs or ongoing obstetrician salaries.
The design of current forceps has not really evolved in centuries and if the obstetrician pulls too hard with the current instrument during birth, it can kill the child in extreme cases, while even normal use can cause facial damage and trauma.
The aim of this exploratory study was to investigate opinions of midwives and obstetricians regarding their role in identification and management of family violence.
Nearly eight out of 10 ob-gyns have been sued at least once, according to a recent survey by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Obstetricians in both locations and other birth attendants in Kathmandu were nearly universally aware of severe pregnancy complications caused by physical abuse.
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We hope the Congress will see what trial lawyers have done to liablility insurance for obstetricians.
She has represented midwives in many forums nationally and internationally, including the council of the Kings Fund, the Senior Nursing, Midwifery Advisory Committee which advises government on issues relating to midwifery, and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Council.
Women who chose the freestanding birthing center were part of a collaborative care model, where they received care primarily from certified nurse midwives but had access to obstetricians throughout their pregnancy.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released a policy statement last spring (see below) that we felt all women should be aware of.
Next year, she will be given a presidential award by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.