Obstetrics and Gynecology Videos
Cervical Insufficient and Pre-Term Birth
Pre-term birth affects about 7% to 10% of pregnancies, with the majority of these occurring spontaneously. Tom McElrath, MD, discusses how we can identify cervical insufficiency and the treatment options available to help prevent pre-term birth.
What is Preeclampsia?
Preeclampsia is a disorder that is unique to pregnancy and affects about 5% of women, with symptoms that may include high blood pressure, protein in the urine, and swelling in the legs, arms and hands.
Elective Egg Freezing
Elizabeth Ginsburg, MD, Medical Director of the In Vitro Fertilization Program at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, explains elective egg freezing, which is the process by which women freeze eggs to use in the future.
Brain Development in Preterm Infants
Terrie Inder, MD, MBChB, Chair of the Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, explains the impact of premature birth on neonatal brain development.