7th Edition - BIRTH - Clinical Challenges in Labor and Delivery
December 8 - 10 | 2022 - Milan- Italy
A daily question in obstetrics: Is this patient in labor? (term and preterm)
How to diagnose failure to progress in labor in the first stage?
Augmentation of labor (amniotomy, oxytocin, and others)
Interpreting fetal heartrate tracing: a physiologic approach.
How long should the second stage be allowed to last? (epidural vs. non-epidural, nulliparous vs. parous)
Intrapartum sonography to monitor the second stage (descent, flexion, rotation and more)
Assisting the second stage: vacuum, forceps, Odon device
Pelvic floor injury during a vaginal delivery/optimal repair of a third/fourth degree laceration.
pH, acid base and lactic acid of the umbilical cord blood
The most common infection in labor and delivery: clinical chorioamnionitis
Should labor be routinely induced at term?
Methods for induction of labor (mechanical, pharmacologic and combination)
Cesarean delivery: surgical technique and long term outcome
Amniotic fluid embolism
Post-partum hemorrhage: prevention and treatment
Placenta accreta spectrum disorders: diagnosis and management
Simulation and artificial intelligence on the labor and delivery floor
Catastrophic complications in labor
COVID-19 in labor and delivery