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ACOG committee supports nifedipine for severe pregnancy hypertension

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A panel of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommended nifedipine as a first-line emergency treatment for acute, severe hypertension during pregnancy and postpartum, according to an opinion published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. The committee said data showed nifedipine reduced blood pressure faster than intravenous labetalol or hydralazine. Medscape (free registration) (01/28)


Study suggests clonidine as alternate treatment for NAS

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Preemies getting SLI may have less need for ventilator help

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Study: Sedation protocol doesn't reduce ventilator days, adverse events in NICU

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New CE modules available from NCC!

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Groups call for standardizing maternal, neonatal care levels

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Hysterectomy alternatives may be underused

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Episiotomy use is decreasing, study finds

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