perinatology


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per·i·na·tol·o·gy

 (pĕr′ə-nā-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The medical specialty concerned with the care of the mother, fetus, and infant during the perinatal period.
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Noun1.perinatology - the branch of obstetrics concerned with the anatomy and physiology and diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the mother and the fetus or newborn baby during late pregnancy and childbirth and the puerperium
midwifery, obstetrics, tocology, OB - the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother
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per·i·na·tol·o·gy

n. perinatología, estudio del feto y del recién nacido durante el período perinatal.
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24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A sweeping set of recommendations aimed at improving psychosocial support of parents whose babies are hospitalized in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) appear in a Supplement to the December, 2015 issue Journal of Perinatology, published by Nature Publishing Group.
Public works concession: "construction works aimed at adapting and equipping with necessary facilities and equipment in medical equipment hospital premises in order to establish and maintain perinatology center".
is the immediate past president of the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology, and is professor of the departments of anesthesia and critical care and of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Chicago.
A meeting between leading perinatology specialists of Kyrgyzstan and Roland R.
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There is no evidence to support delivering babies in water has benefits to the baby," Dr Tonse Raju, chief, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), a member of the committee said, in a (http://www.
Dr Bernd K Wittmann (MD, FRCSC), obsteA[degrees] trician and gynaecologist speA[degrees] cialised in perinatology (maternal fetal medicine) and obstetric and gynaecology ultraA[degrees] sound, is a professor who has extensive experience in clinical practice, teaching and research in Canada and the Middle East.
com)-- A highly significant study on the cost effectiveness of trial of labor following previous cesarean (TOLAC) has just been published in the “American Journal of Perinatology.
It covers core issues in clinical pediatric ethics; ethical issues at the beginning of life: perinatology and neonatology; when a child dies: ethical issues at the end of life; ethical issues posed by advances in medical technology and science; children, public health, and justice; and special topics.
The book is for students studying for the ARDMS exam, and for fellows and residents in pediatric cardiology, maternal fetal medicine, radiology, obstetrics, and perinatology.
After a year in the UK he returned to Pretoria to the Kalafong Hospital, where his interest in perinatology was kindled.
Spong, chief of the Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch at the NICHD.