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Obstetric vital sign alert improves outcomes

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

Failure to quickly recognize signs of deterioration in a pregnant woman's condition can increase the risk for maternal morbidity and mortality. A team of nurses and other clinicians developed an "obstetric vital sign alert" in an EHR system to provide an early warning for potentially dangerous situations. Read the abstract in Nursing for Women's Health. Blank (05/19)


Study: Tdap vaccine not tied to adverse pregnancy, neonatal outcomes

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

Read our latest blog post -- Dangers after delivery: Postpartum preeclampsia

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 22, 2015

Review: Maternal exercise tied to lower risk of large babies, C-sections

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

Study finds newer antipsychotics are safer during pregnancy

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

Antibiotic use in infancy may lead to illnesses later in life

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

AWHONN CEO addresses incarceration of pregnant women in Huffington Post

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 22, 2015

Ovarian cancer survival rates improve 50%

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 19, 2015

Many nursing graduates already have jobs

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 22, 2015

Multidisciplinary teams seek to improve care for sepsis, other conditions

AWHONN SmartBrief | May 22, 2015


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