Student Nurse Laura

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OB In the News

Posted by Laura on March 17, 2010

Human Reproduction reported today a study that reviewed postpartum severe uterine bleeding with mothers who had received radiation as a child due to cancer.  Also was noted a 4 week less gestation period… Find more articles from this journal at http://humrep.oxfordjournals.org/

BJOG International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology reports that the number of births involving triplets has increased two and a half times since 1970s figures. This study does not include invetrofertilization placement. It is suggested in this study, due to the increase use of hormones. Also noted was the increase rate of death for triplets, compared to single or twins is 10 times higher…..  more information can be found at  http://www.bjog.org/view/0/index.html

(article – http://www.bjog.org/details/news/589297/Triplet_births__trends_in_mortality_and_care.html)

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