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Calif. study points to 5 top causes of maternal mortality

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015

Cardiovascular disease, preeclampsia and eclampsia, hemorrhage, venous thromboembolism and amniotic fluid embolism are the main reasons for maternal mortality in California, and up to 70% of cases may be preventable, researchers reported in Obstetrics & Gynecology. The study found variance within the main causes related to factors such as race, age, BMI and delivery method. Medscape (free registration) (03/12)


Demand growing for nurses with master's-, doctorate-level degrees

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Family-centered cesarean birth

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

National Health Services Corps Scholarship Program

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Male health professionals earn more than female colleagues, report says

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Harrisburg, Pa., jobs picture shows need for nurses

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Residency programs help nurses adjust to career life

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Hospital NICUs offer donated breast milk for preemies

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015

Pregnant women with depression may benefit from yoga

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015

Breast biopsies not always black and white

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015


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AWHONN Awards of Excellence Nominations Due March 27!

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015

Congratulations to Dr. Mary Wakefield

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2015

National Health Services Corps Scholarship Program

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

AWHONN's director of women's health programs quoted in Parents Magazine

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2015

Beta testers needed for 2015 AWHONN Convention App

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2015




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