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perinatology

 [per″i-na-tol´o-je]
the branch of medicine (obstetrics and pediatrics) dealing with the fetus and infant during the perinatal period.

per·i·na·tol·o·gy

(per'i-nā-tol'ŏ-jē),
A subspeciality of obstetrics concerned with care of the mother and fetus during pregnancy, labor, and delivery, particularly when the mother or fetus is at a high risk for complications.
Synonym(s): perinatal medicine

perinatology

/peri·na·tol·o·gy/ (-na-tol´ah-je) the branch of medicine (obstetrics and pediatrics) dealing with the fetus and infant during the perinatal period.

perinatology

(pĕr′ə-nā-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The medical specialty concerned with the care of the mother, fetus, and infant during the perinatal period.

perinatology

[-nātol′əgē]
Etymology: Gk, peri + L, natus, birth; Gk, logos, science
a branch of medicine concerned with the study of the anatomical and physiological characteristics of mothers and their unborn and newborns, with diagnosis and treatment of disorders occurring in them during pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium. perinatologic, perinatological, adj.

per·i·na·tol·o·gy

(per'i-nā-tol'ŏ-jē)
A subspecialty of obstetrics concerned with care of the mother and fetus during pregnancy, labor, and delivery, particularly when one or both is at high risk of complications.
Synonym(s): perinatal medicine.

perinatology

The study of the care of the pregnant woman, the developing fetus and the new-born baby, and especially of those cases in which risk is anticipated from conditions known to endanger the life or health of the fetus or mother.

perinatology

the branch of veterinary medicine (obstetrics and pediatrics) dealing with the fetus and the newborn during the perinatal period.
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Recent recommendations published in the Journal of Perinatal Medicine from the Expert Committee on LCPUFAs in Perinatology emphasize that, although breastfeeding is preferred, women who are unable, or choose not to, should look for infant formulas that contain DHA and AA at recommended levels.
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The research, for the British Association of Perinatal Medicine, found average journey time was 35 minutes.
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In their article on the contemporary practice of perinatal medicine by physicians with pro-life world views, Jeffrey Blustein and Alan Fleischman explore five "strategies" for the maintenance of such perinatologists' integrity.
a new frontier in perinatal medicine," says surgeon Ruben A.
Results showing accurate performance of device presented at the European Congress for Perinatal Medicine (ECPM) -
The hearing was told the incubators of Hope and Baby A1 were only two metres apart from each other - despite British Association of Perinatal Medicine guidelines that they should be at least three metres apart.
The hearing was also told the incubators of Hope and Baby A1 were only two metres apart from each other - despite British Association of Perinatal Medicine guidelines that they should be at least three metres apart.
And we asked for a pledge that babies in intensive care would only be given one-toone care, as demanded by the guidelines of the British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM).

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