Consultant360 spoke with Amy Ushry, RN, MPH, who discussed rates of maternal morbidity and mortality and ongoing endeavors to reduce these rates at the NPWH 22nd Annual Premier Women’s Healthcare Conference.
Consultant360 spoke with Cydney E. McQueen, PharmD, who talked about the benefits, harms and regulation practices of supplement use.
New research indicates that the prevalence of chronic hypertension in pregnancy spiked over 13-fold from 1970 to 2010. Consultant360 discussed this finding further with lead study author Cande Ananth, PhD, MPH, from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
A recent study led by Kerry Flannagan, PhD, examined how opioid use may result in pregnancy loss and lower changes of conception. Dr Flannagan answered our questions about her team’s study.
Ana Baylin, MD, DrPH, and Dongqing Wang, MPH, PhD(c), on How Lifestyle Modifications Can Lower CVD Risk in Menopause
Although CVD risk is known to spike significantly during the menopausal transition, new research suggests that practicing certain healthy behaviors in midlife can help lessen this risk. Consultant360 discussed these findings further with authors Dr Ana Baylin and Dongqing Wang of the University of Michigan School of Public Health.
Dr Megan Clarke from the National Cancer Institute explains the role of postmenopausal bleeding in the early detection of endometrial cancer.