April is C-Section Awareness Month!

Mark your calendars for April, because April is Cesarean Awareness Month! This event seeks to educate the public about C-sections and to reduce the rate of unnecessary C-sections. We support this stance, and would like to add our own goals to this admirable stance: educating the public about when C-sections are necessary. Emergency C-Sections At…

Monitoring and Treating Patients Before Birth Injuries Occur

Negligent acts and medical errors related to obstetrical care can turn a joyful birth into a parent’s nightmare. A couple in New Jersey now knows what can happen when doctors misuse Pitocin and other labor induction drugs. Due to medical errors in labor, their baby died of acute respiratory distress syndrome (RDS), hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy…

Physicians prevent mom & baby from having brain injury such as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) by quickly performing C-section & resuscitation during obstetrical emergency.

Quick action when amniotic fluid embolism occurred save a mom and baby: The baby was quickly delivered by C-section, the mother was promptly resuscitated, and neither mom nor baby has brain damage such as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE).