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In January's Guest Editorial, Sarah Stock and Jenny Myers discuss approaches to fetal and neonatal growth assessment.
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Name: PLoS medicine
Our main objective was to study the influence on birth and ultrasound fetal weight of traditional factors in combination with non-traditionally explored predictors such as paternal height to provide a...
To study fetal growth in pregnancies at risk for growth restriction using, for the first time, the Fetal Growth Pathology Score [FGPS1].
To evaluate the performance of fetal scalp stimulation (FSS) compared to fetal blood sampling (FBS) as a second line test of fetal wellbeing in labor.
1) Compare fetal and neonatal morbidity and mortality associated with induction of labor (IOL) vs. expectant management (EM) in women with isolated fetal growth restriction (FGR) between [Formula: see...
The study aims were to assess and compare the effects of maternal hyperoxygenation on fetal circulation, in fetuses with intra-uterine growth retardation and normal fetal growth.
Fetal growth abnormalities is one of the most common problems faced in modern obstetrics. The association between low birth weight and perinatal death as well as severe morbidity is well k...
Abnormal fetal development such as macrosomia can cause some complications on both fetus and mother.The measurement of fetal anterior abdominal wall thickness (FAWT) is an easy examination...
Background: - Normal fetal growth is a critical component of a healthy pregnancy and the long-term health of the offspring. Pivotal to understanding the dynamics of human fetal gr...
Annually, an estimated 2.6 million still births occur half of which die during labor and delivery (fresh stillbirths). In addition, around 750,000 newborns die shortly after birth due to i...
Constituted vascular intrauterine growth restriction (CVIG) is correlated to an abnormal placenta development, with an alteration of the maternal-fetal circulation, coagulation troubles, a...
A condition of fetal overgrowth leading to a large-for-gestational-age FETUS. It is defined as BIRTH WEIGHT greater than 4,000 grams or above the 90th percentile for population and sex-specific growth curves. It is commonly seen in GESTATIONAL DIABETES; PROLONGED PREGNANCY; and pregnancies complicated by pre-existing diabetes mellitus.
The failure of a FETUS to attain its expected FETAL GROWTH at any GESTATIONAL AGE.
Number of fetal deaths with stated or presumed gestation of 20 weeks or more in a given population. Late fetal mortality is death after of 28 weeks or more.
Percutaneous transabdominal puncture of the uterus during pregnancy to obtain amniotic fluid. It is commonly used for fetal karyotype determination in order to diagnose abnormal fetal conditions.
The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...