Episodes

March 14, 2022

Precipitous Labor & Delivery: Episode #86

Precipitous labor is labor that is rapid, usually 3 hours or less from start to finish. This episode is a follow up to a previous…

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March 10, 2022

How to Calculate Your Due Date: Episode #85

All the different ways to calculate and accurate due date in a pregnancy.   How to utilize the calender, ovulation and ultrasound…

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March 7, 2022

084 Macrosomia: Large for Gestational Age Infants

Macrosomia refers to a fetus larger than 4000 to 4500 grams (or 9 to 10 pounds) at birth. There are several complications that ca…

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March 3, 2022

083 Pubic Symphysis Pain

Pubic symphysis pain which is also known as symphysis pubis dysfunction refers to symptoms a patient feels when the joint between…

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Feb. 28, 2022

082 Fibroids in Pregnancy

Smooth muscle non-cancerous tumors in pregnancy

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Feb. 24, 2022

081 Interesting Case #3: A Pregnancy with Guillain-Barré syndrome

Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is a very rare, autoimmune disorder in which the immune system damages the nerves, causing muscle w…

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Feb. 21, 2022

080 Gestational Diabetes: When the diagnosis happens in pregnancy.

Gestational diabetes or diabetes in pregnancy diabetes during pregnancy. This podcast will focus primarily on the type of diabete…

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Feb. 17, 2022

079 Listener Mail

We've compiled all your emails and answered them in this listener mail episode.  Our practice website can be found at: Maternal R…

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Feb. 14, 2022

078 Epidurals in Labor & Delivery

Epidural anesthesia is a type of local anesthetic that is injected into the epidural space.  This procedure numbs the spinal nerv…

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Feb. 10, 2022

077 Varicose Veins in Pregnancy

Varicose veins are a farily common and benign finding in prengnacy. While these types of veins are not harmful, they can be unsig…

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Feb. 7, 2022

076 Low Platelets in Pregnancy

Platelets, also called thrombocyotes, are a component of red blood cells.  They are fragments of cytoplasm that are derived from …

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Feb. 3, 2022

075 Getting Pregnant after a Pregnancy

How long is it necessary to wait to get pregnant after a pregnancy in various circumstances? There is no uniform or immediate ans…

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Jan. 31, 2022

074 Forensic Obstetrics

Put on your Columbo jackets! When a patient tells the story of what happened in their labor and delivery experience, they often l…

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Jan. 27, 2022

073 Group Beta Strep (GBS) in Pregnancy

What Happens When you are Strep Positive in Pregnancy?

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Jan. 24, 2022

072 The Causes of the Cesarean Epidemic

Why are there so many C-sections?

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Jan. 20, 2022

071 Vaginal Lacerations and Repair

The Different Types of Vaginal Tearing and How they are Managed.

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Jan. 17, 2022

070 Pregnancy over 40

Why Pregnancy over 40 is fabulous.

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Jan. 13, 2022

069 Round Ligament Pain

A Common Pain in Pregnancy

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Jan. 10, 2022

068 Induction of Labor

Who needs an induction of labor in pregnancy. Why when and how.

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Jan. 6, 2022

067 The Cervical Exam

All the components of the digital cervical exam

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Jan. 3, 2022

066 External Fetal Monitoring

Everything you need to know about monitoring the baby's heart rate in labor and in the office.

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Dec. 30, 2021

065 Progesterone Supplementation in Pregnancy

Progesterone for Fertility, 1st Trimester and Preterm Labor & Delivery Prevention

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Dec. 23, 2021

063 Anemia in Pregnancy

The different types of Anemia in Pregnancy and what to do about it.

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