Controversy surrounds abortion pill accessSoon after FDA expanded access to the “abortion pill” or mifepristone (Mifeprex, Danco Laboratories), some states may be combating the decision.
Legally Speaking: Infant death from fetal hydropsWhen a jury sees a diagnosis of HIE, it is very difficult to show them that no hypoxia occurred in labor, even in the face of normal cord blood gases.
Legally Speaking: Acute fatty liver disease in pregnancy results in stillbirthThe verdicts and settlements involved in this case and 8 others.
D&C and preterm birth: Is there a connection?A study looks at a possible connection between dilatation and curettage (D&C) and preterm birth.
Options for second-trimester terminationA small percentage of abortions in the United States are performed in the second trimester. Patients should be informed of medical and surgical options.