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  • Fetal Medicine
  • Twelve Maternal-Fetal Medicine faculty, five mid-level providers, and six MFM fellows care for women at the Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinics at Arlington, Yakima, and Valley Medical Center, and the Prenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Treatment Program at Seattle Children's Hospital. (washington.edu)
  • The faculty in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine has individual expertise in subspecialty areas in MFM such that the division as a whole has clinical breadth and depth across the entire spectrum of Maternal-fetal medicine. (washington.edu)
  • The faculty of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine practice at several sites across Washington, and are continuing to expand their care and services to patients throughout the region. (washington.edu)
  • University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) is the primary Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) practice site with approximately 1900 deliveries annually. (washington.edu)
  • Full and consultative obstetrical/maternal-fetal medicine care, obstetrical ultrasound, antepartum testing (NST), psychiatry support, lactation support, Telemedicine with Yakima MFM Clinic. (washington.edu)
  • Columbia, MD - The Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine at Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine has been awarded practice reaccreditation in obstetrical ultrasound and is newly accredited in fetal echocardiography (one of only four in Maryland to attain this accreditation) by the Ultrasound Practice Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • The Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine (CMFM) achieved this recognition by meeting rigorous voluntary guidelines set by the diagnostic ultrasound profession. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Please visit hcgh.org/mfm for more details and online videos about the Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine, nutrition, weight and pregnancy. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Women with obstetrical complications, or medical conditions that put them at risk of obstetrical complications, often have to travel great distances to see a maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) specialist. (upmc.com)
  • Dr. Hyagriv Simhan talks about teleMFM (maternal-fetal medicine) expert consultations for high risk pregnancies. (upmc.com)
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine Telemedicine","http://videoserver.upmc.com/iPhone-src/OTTELEMFMipad.mp4","Dr. Hyagriv Simhan talks about teleMFM expert consultations for high risk pregnancies. (upmc.com)
  • The certified OBGYN will then receive formal education and clinical experience in a Maternal-Fetal medicine fellowship program that is approved by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. (wellness.com)
  • Those with the maternal and fetal medicine specialization also may be members of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine. (wellness.com)
  • causes
  • WIDE ANGLE sat down with public health experts to discuss the causes of maternal death and the progress of mid-level, surgical clinicians who dot across Mozambique and the rest of the world. (pbs.org)
  • It examines the range of potential causes of maternal distress and postnatal depression and puts forward suggestions for a practical, multidisciplinary and woman-centred response. (springer.com)
  • distress
  • Philadelphia, PA, October 21, 2009 - A new research study being published in the October 15th issue of Biological Psychiatry suggests that maternal smoking may increase the level of distress of newborns. (elsevier.com)
  • initiatives
  • Suffering from an acute shortage of doctors, Mozambique's bold grassroots initiatives have cut the maternal death rate in half. (pbs.org)
  • postpartum
  • In this current document, maternal care refers to all aspects of antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum care of the pregnant woman. (acog.org)
  • women
  • By the seventh month of pregnancy, two-thirds of women report a strong maternal bond with their unborn child. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maternal oxytocin circulation is said to predispose women to bond and show bonding behavior, although this has been disputed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other vaccines provide maternal protection from severe morbidity related to specific pathogens such as pneumococcus, meningococcus, and hepatitis for at-risk pregnant women. (acog.org)
  • The Maternal and Infant Health Assessment, or MIHA, is an annual, statewide-representative survey of women with a recent live birth in California. (ca.gov)
  • The MIHA project is supported by the California Department of Public Health using federal funds from the Title V Maternal and Child Health Block Grant and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. (ca.gov)
  • Supporting these women to successfully traverse the maternal ART cascade requires carefully designed and targeted interventions throughout the steps. (msh.org)
  • Maternal and Fetal OBGYN are most likely to care for pregnant women with medical conditions that may impact the pregnancy or the fetus. (wellness.com)
  • mothers
  • However, in the context of maternal depression, trauma or disturbed bonding in her own early life, some mothers have significant difficulty in tolerating the exploration and-or the infant's anxiety. (wikipedia.org)
  • interventions
  • The few studies that assessed maternal ART interventions demonstrated the importance of multi-pronged, multi-leveled interventions. (msh.org)
  • care
  • MFM faculty have outpatient clinical practices at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC-Maternal and Infant Care Clinic) where the most complex maternal and/or fetal medical conditions are referred for care. (washington.edu)
  • Hear about the imbalance of high-tech maternal health care in the United States vs. the developing world. (pbs.org)
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics leadership, the American Society of Anesthesiologists leadership, and the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology leadership have reviewed the opinion and are supportive of the Levels of Maternal Care. (acog.org)
  • The proposed classification system for levels of maternal care pertains to birth centers, basic care (level I), specialty care (level II), subspecialty care (level III), and regional perinatal health care centers (level IV). (acog.org)
  • This report included criteria that stratified maternal and neonatal care into three levels of complexity, and recommended referral of high-risk patients to higher-level centers with the appropriate resources and personnel needed to address their increased complexity of care. (acog.org)
  • Maternal and Fetal OBGYN specialists may provide direct care to patients or may provide consultation services or co-management care with obstetricians. (wellness.com)
  • navigate
  • This upright position is highly ergonomic, in that it enables the action of gravity to enhance the effect of the contractions and of maternal pushing, in helping the baby to navigate the curved pelvic cavity. (news-medical.net)
  • reduce
  • To learn more about the MacArthur Foundation's support of efforts to comply with the UN's Millennium Development Goals and reduce maternal mortality worldwide, visit http://www.macfound.org/population . (macfound.org)
  • Multivitamin use was shown to reduce disease progression while other micronutrients and antibiotics had no beneficial effect on maternal mortality. (msh.org)
  • Initiative
  • By leveraging, building on, and coordinating the Wilson Center's strong regional and cross-cutting programming, the Maternal Health Initiative (MHI) promotes dialogue and understanding among practitioners, scholars, community leaders, and policymakers. (wilsoncenter.org)
  • take
  • Most other maternal birthing positions take advantage of gravity to push down the baby in synchrony with uterine contractions, while also opening the pelvic outlet to facilitate the expulsion of the baby. (news-medical.net)