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Update: Newborn genetic screening

Can a simple blood test not only identify, but actually prevent certain birth defects? Recent studies are promising.

Electronic medical records and the emergency room

When implemented successfully, a high-quality ED medical record should help better capture the process of evaluation, management, medical decision-making, and disposition of a patient.

Induction of Labor

Induction of labor may be recommended when certain criteria are met (Bishop’s score) and when the risks and benefits of an imminent delivery are measured against the risks of continuing pregnancy.

Discharge instructions

What type of instructions or information should patients insist on having upon emergency room discharge?