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Beyond biology: the biopsychosocial model and its application in obstetrics and gynaecology
Quality of first trimester risk prediction models for pre-eclampsia: a systematic review
Pre-eclampsia and assisted reproductive technologies: consequences of advanced maternal age, interbirth intervals, new partner and smoking habits
Subfertility/infertility and assisted reproductive conception are independent risk factors for pre-eclampsia
Is the probability of prenatal diagnosis or termination of pregnancy different for fetuses with congenital anomalies conceived following assisted reproductive techniques? A population-based evaluation of fetuses with congenital heart defects
Obstetric anal sphincter injury: the changing landscape
Neuropsychological follow-up at school age of children with asymmetric ventricles or unilateral ventriculomegaly identified in utero
Long-term follow-up studies are required to improve prenatal counselling
Right-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia in a decade of fetal surgery
Right-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia: the challenge remains
The consistency of experts' evaluation of obstetric claims for compensation
Consultation about urinary and faecal incontinence in the year after childbirth: a cohort study
Should we systematically ask about postnatal incontinence?
Pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence 15–23 years after first delivery: a cross-sectional study
Refinement in our ability to identify women most at risk for pelvic floor dysfunction following birth is needed
Using inter-institutional practice variation to understand the risks and benefits of routine labour induction at 41+0 weeks
Increasing rates of induction do not increase caesareans
Labour should be induced at term: FOR: The balance of risks versus benefits favours offering term induction to all women
Labour should be induced at term: AGAINST: No proof of benefit
A comparison of fentanyl with pethidine for pain relief during childbirth: a randomised controlled trial
150 years in pursuit of optimal pain relief during labour
A follow-up of a randomised study of metformin and insulin in gestational diabetes mellitus: growth and development of the children at the age of 18 months
A randomised study of metformin versus insulin in gestational diabetes: early childhood outcomes
Maternal hypertensive disorders, antihypertensive medication use, and the risk of birth defects: a case–control study
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor prescribing before, during and after pregnancy: a population-based study in six European regions
Vitamin D supplementation should be routine in pregnancy: FOR: Recent research supports routine vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy
Vitamin D supplementation should be routine in pregnancy: AGAINST: Proven benefits of vitamin D supplementation remain elusive
Transvaginal prolapse repair with or without the addition of a midurethral sling in women with genital prolapse and stress urinary incontinence: a randomised trial
Re: Caesarean section should be available on request
Re: Caesarean section should be available on request
Re: Caesarean section should be available on request
Re: The vaginal microbiome, vaginal anti-microbial defence mechanisms and the clinical challenge of reducing infection-related preterm birth
Re: The vaginal microbiome, vaginal anti-microbial defence mechanisms and the clinical challenge of reducing infection-related preterm birth