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AFP issues for the year of 2001.

American Family Physician : American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/issues/2001.html

ACOG Issues Guidelines on Fetal Macrosomia - Practice Guidelines - American Family ...

Jul 1, 2001 - The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has issued new clinical management guidelines on fetal macrosomia. The term fetal macrosomia implies fetal growth beyond a specific weight, regardless of the fetal gestational age.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0701/p169.html

ACOG Releases Guideline on Gestational Diabetes

September 15, 2014 Practice Guidelines

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0915/afp20140915p416.pdf

ACOG Releases Guideline on Gestational Diabetes - Practice Guidelines - American Family...

Sep 15, 2014 - Gestational diabetes increases the risk of gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, cesarean delivery, and developing diabetes later in life. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a guideline that provides recommendations based on good-quality ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0915/p416.html

ACOG Releases Guidelines for Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery - Practice ...

Oct 1, 2004 - The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently issued clinical management guidelines for vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) in various situations.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/1001/p1397.html

ACOG Releases Guidelines on Management of Post-term Pregnancy - Practice Guidelines - ...

Dec 1, 2004 - Post-term pregnancy is defined as a pregnancy that has extended to or beyond 42 weeks of gestation. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently issued guidelines for the clinical management of post-term pregnancy.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/1201/p2221.html

ACOG Releases Practice Pattern on Shoulder Dystocia - Special Medical Reports - ...

May 15, 1998 - ...ACOG reports that macrosomia and maternal diabetes appear to be the two risk factors most often associated with shoulder dystocia. However, a large number of cases occur among women who do not have diabetes and among infants with birth weights of less than 4,000 g (8 lb, 13 oz)....

American Family Physician : Special Medical Reports

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0515/p2546.html

ACOG Releases Report on Dystocia and Augmentation of Labor - Practice Guidelines - ...

Mar 1, 2004 - Dystocia is characterized by the slow and abnormal progression of labor and is the leading indication for primary cesarean delivery in the United States. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently published a clinical practice guideline on dystocia and ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0301/p1290.html

ACOG Releases Report on Risk Factors, Causes and Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage - ...

Sep 15, 1998 - ...Risk factors for uterine atony include uterine overdistention secondary to hydramnios, multiple gestation, use of oxytocin, fetal macrosomia, high parity, rapid or prolonged labor, intra-amniotic infection and use of uterine-relaxing agents. Predisposing factors for placenta...

American Family Physician : Special Medical Reports

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0915/p1002.html

ACOG Updates Recommendations on Vaginal Birth After Previous Cesarean Delivery

...MACROSOMIA Women attempting TOLAC with a macrosomic fetus (greater than 4,000 to 4,500 g [8 lb, 13 oz to 9 lb, 15 oz]) have a lower likelihood of successful VBAC than those who have a nonmacrosomic fetus. Women who have had a previous cesarean delivery because of dystocia also...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/afp20110115p214.pdf

ACOG Updates Recommendations on Vaginal Birth After Previous Cesarean Delivery - ...

Jan 15, 2011 - The rate of cesarean delivery has increased dramatically in the United States over the past four decades, perpetuated somewhat by the dictum once a cesarean, always a cesarean. However, evidence has shown that many women who have had a cesarean delivery can safely deliver vaginally in ...

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/p214.html

AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...Women who are obese are at increased risk of complications of pregnancy such as gestational hypertension and diabetes, preeclampsia, fetal macrosomia, spon... Jan 1, 2006 Issue Controlling Obesity: School, Work, and Leisure [Practice Guidelines] The Centers for Disease...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2400&page=5

AFP Documents with Keyword: Prenatal Care - American Family Physician

...on Fetal Macrosomia [Practice Guidelines] The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has issued new clinical management guidelines on fetal macrosomia. The term fetal macrosomia implies fetal growth beyond a specific weight, regardless of the fetal gestational...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2425&page=12

AFP Documents with Keyword: Prenatal Care - American Family Physician

...of management of alloimmunization in pregnant women and may allow for a more thorough and less invasive workup with fewer maternal and fetal risks. Dec 1, 2006 Issue CDC Releases Guidelines on Improving Preconception Health Care [Practice Guidelines] Improving preconception...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2425&page=9

afp20040801p489.pdf

...Macrosomia was associated with postprandial glucose higher than 130 mg per dL (7.2 mmol per L) between 29 and 32 weeks of gestation. Basal therapy with glargine (Lantus) provides better A1C and less nocturnal hypoglycemia when compared with bedtime NPH (Novolin N, Humulin N)....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0801/afp20040801p489.pdf

afp20070315p875.pdf

...Prevention Risk factors for postpartum hemorrhage include a prolonged third stage of labor, mul- tiple delivery, episiotomy, fetal macrosomia, and history of postpartum hemorrhage.3,4,11,12 However, postpartum hemorrhage also occurs in women with no risk factors, so physicians must...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0315/afp20070315p875.pdf

afp20071001p987.pdf

...respira- tory distress, constituting more than 40 per- cent of cases.1 A benign condition, it occurs when residual pulmonary fluid remains in fetal lung tissue after delivery. Prostaglandins released after delivery dilate lymphatic vessels to remove lung fluid as pulmonary circula-...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/1001/afp20071001p987.pdf

afp20081015p953.pdf

...there are nonreassuring fetal heart tones. therefore, the ability to perform an opera- tive vaginal delivery with forceps or vacuum remains a vital skill for family physicians who provide maternity care. the World health organization considers operative vaginal delivery to be a...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1015/afp20081015p953.pdf

afp20090701p57.pdf

...relative, history of glucose intolerance (including pre- vious gestational diabetes), marked obesity, and a previous infant with macrosomia.9 Screening Expert consensus has put forth a sequential model of testing using a 50-g nonfasting one- hour glucose challenge test between 24...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0701/afp20090701p57.pdf

afp20141201od1.pdf

December 1, 2014 USPSTF

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/1201/afp20141201od1.pdf

afp20180501p559.pdf

...weight increases the absolute risk of many adverse fetal and maternal outcomes (Table 12). Obe- sity during pregnancy also increases the odds of spontaneous and recurrent miscarriages, subop- timal ultrasound screening for fetal anomalies, congenital heart and neural tube defects,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0501/afp20180501p559.pdf

afp20200715p84.pdf

...traction of the fetal head does not lead to delivery and additional maneuvers are required to deliver the fetal shoulders.1 Shoulder dystocia is usually attributed to impaction of the anterior shoulder against the maternal symphysis after delivery of the fetal head; less commonly,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0715/afp20200715p84.pdf

AHRQ Reviews Management of Gestational Diabetes - Practice Guidelines - American Family...

Nov 15, 2008 - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) systematically reviewed the literature on the management of gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is one of the most common complications of pregnancy, affecting about 7 percent of pregnancies each year in the United States.

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1115/p1217.html

Assisted Vaginal Delivery Using the Vacuum Extractor - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2000 - Vacuum extractors have replaced forceps for many situations in which assistance is required to achieve vaginal delivery. Compared with metal-cup vacuum extractors, soft-cup devices are easier to use and cause fewer neonatal scalp injuries; however, they detach more frequently. Vacuum ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0915/p1316.html

Cesarean Delivery in Family Medicine (Position Paper)

Read the AAFP's position on the role of family physicians in delivering maternity care including cesarean delivery.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations : Policies

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/cesarean-delivery-family-medicine.html

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