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The MSD Manual Guide to Obstetrics is a subset of the MSD Professional Manual. This new app is intended for healthcare practitioners who take care of obstetric patients. It includes 99 clear, concise topics covering:
• Normal pregnancy and prenatal care
• Evaluation and management of symptoms and complications of pregnancy
• High-risk pregnancy
• Normal and complicated labor and delivery
• Postpartum care and complications
• Initial care of the newborn, including newborn resuscitation
• Family planning and prenatal genetic counseling
The app also comes with:
• 14 concise, instructional videos on how to do normal and complicated deliveries, manage postpartum hemorrhage, and do newborn resuscitation
• Gestational age and due date calculator
The trusted MSD Manual Guide to Obstetrics is written and updated regularly by a dozen academic obstetricians and pediatricians.
The app is always free and has no advertising.
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