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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The meeting was attended by: First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee for Education and Science Gennady Onishchenko, President of the National Medical Chamber Leonid Roshal, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Union of Pediatricians of Russia Leyla Namazova-Baranova, Co-Chair of the World Russian People's Council Working Group on Health and Life Protection priest Fedor Lukyanov, chief specialist of the Ministry of Health of Russia for reproductive health Oleg Apolikhin, chairman of the Russian Association of Specialists Alista Perinatal Medicine Nikolai Volodin and others.
According to DrSamawal MLutfi, Deputy Director and Senior Consultant of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine at Women's Hospital, babies referred to the dedicated clinics may have medical conditions or environmental circumstances that have put them at higher risk of developmental delays.
Lutfi, deputy director and senior consultant of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine at Women's Hospital, said babies referred to the dedicated clinics may have medical conditions or environmental circumstances that have put them at higher risk of developmental delays.
As reported in the June 2017 Pediatric News, Mary Lauren Neel, MD, a fellow in neonatal perinatal medicine at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.
Lauze Volk, FAAP, FACP is a Medicine-Pediatrics trained physician with a specialty in Perinatal Medicine.
In spite of major advances in monitoring technology and knowledge of fetal and perinatal medicine, perinatal asphyxia remains as one of the significant causes of mortality and long-term morbidity.
A recent article in Journal of Perinatal Medicine suggests that placental alpha microglobulin-1 (PAMG-1) testing is as reliable as dye studies.
Research from the British Association of Perinatal Medicine shows most babies born before 23 weeks are likely to have severe disabilities.
With these international standards, we will know when the nutrition and health care needs of the developing baby are not being met," said study lead author Jose Villar, MD, a professor of perinatal medicine at the University of Oxford.
The British Association of Perinatal Medicine has published a Framework for Clinical Practice which gives guidance for clinical staff.
They agreed to bring in outside experts from the British Association of Perinatal Medicine to investigate the crisis unit.
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence and the British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM) produced reports in 2010 on standards for hospitals providing neonatal intensive care, giving professional guidelines for staffing and care which cannot be met by the Betsi Board.

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