Preterm Birth Series

Preterm Birth Series

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  • The Preterm Birth Series sponsored by Cervllenz Inc. addresses new professional society guidelines t...


Screening for Short Cervix: The Impact of this New Prenatal Test on Your Practice

Hosted by: Matt Birnholz Guest: David Stone Half of preterm birth occur in pregnancies that were thought to be routine. There is finally a risk-assessment strategy for routine pregnancies that can be coupled with an evidence-based intervention. Universal cervical length screening enables vaginal progesterone treatment for patients with a mid-pregn...

November 25, 2013 | 18 min

The CerviLenz® Solution: Putting Cervical Length Screening into Practice

Hosted by: Matt Birnholz Guest: Michael G. Ross Cervical length screening for low risk pregnancies identifies patients with a short cervix for vaginal progesterone treatment to prevent preterm birth. With new society practice guidelines, measurement of the cervix as a routine prenatal screening test is underway. Dr. Michael Ross, a Maternal-Fetal ...

November 18, 2013 | 18 min

Changes in Prenatal Care: Universal Screening for Short Cervix and Vaginal Progesterone Intervention

Hosted by: Lee Freedman Guest: Jason K. Baxter New obstetrics practice guidelines address universal cervical length screening as a new prenatal test to assess preterm birth risk for all singleton pregnancies. With Level 1 evidence on the efficacy of vaginal progesterone for mid-pregnancy short cervix, there is now an urgent need to identify patien...

November 11, 2013 | 18 min

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