American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACOG, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.



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Maternal, neonatal complications rise with increasing BMI

June 7, 2016
Prepregnancy BMI was associated with increased rates of obstetric complications, according to data presented at the Annual Clinical and Scientific…
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Novel prenatal care model with home monitoring improved satisfaction, reduced office visits

June 3, 2016
A new prenatal care program that decreased office visits was found to increase patient satisfaction, according to data presented at the Annual…
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Postpartum readmissions increased from 2004 to 2011

June 1, 2016
The rate of postpartum readmissions increased nearly 0.5% during the course of 7 years, according to data presented at the Annual Clinical and…
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Prevention strategies critical for those at risk for anencephaly

May 31, 2016
Preconception counseling and other primary and secondary prevention strategies targeting populations at risk for anencephaly are important to protect…
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Prior pregnancy not associated with seeking preventive care

May 25, 2016
Women with a previous pregnancy are not more likely to use preventive health care services than those who have not been pregnant, according to data…
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Most women use postpartum primary care, focus on preconception

May 24, 2016
Following pregnancy, most women make use of the obstetric postpartum visit and related primary care, focusing on preconception health care, according…