Operative vaginal birth significantly increased the odds for all pelvic floor disorders, especially prolapse. Victoria Handa, M.D., M.H.S., discusses recent research that helps determine those risks factors and warning signs.
Angie Jelin, M.D. discusses guidelines for the prenatal diagnosis of fetal skeletal dysplasias. An early diagnosis is critical to proper medical management (both fetal and maternal) and for calculation of recurrence risk.
Dr. Borahay's research focuses on the development of novel therapeutics and long term non-hormonal treatment for uterine fibroids and endometriosis and understanding the biological processes that lead to the development of uterine fibroids.
With broad uncertainty around the combined effects of COVID-19 and influenza on mothers and fetuses, maternal-fetal medicine specialist Irina Burd shares insights into her work as a clinician and researcher.