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A cesarean section saved both her and her baby’s life, said Zlangbah Dahn, head of obstetrics and gynecology at Ganta United Methodist Hospital.
Today, women physicians represent about a third of all medical doctors and even form the majority in some specialties, such as pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.
While certain fundamentals of gynecology remain constant— women will always get pregnant, contract urinary tract infections, and need access to birth control — much of its landscape has shifted in those nearly 35 years.
In the obstetrics and gynecology department, doctors are given time off for especially difficult situations, and counseling is provided through an employee assistance program.
Aaron Caughey, the chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Oregon Health Sciences University, and a leading researcher on obstetric practice, recalls how Clark standardized the use of oxytocin.
Steve Clark, an outdoors-loving doctor from Wisconsin, trained in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Southern California in the late 1970s and early 1980s, an era of economically segregated medicine.
A team led by Northwestern University obstetrics and gynecology professor Teresa K. Woodruff grew human and mouse cells from several reproductive organs in a network of tiny, interconnected cubes.
About 63 percent of those who are graduating plan to train in one of the four traditional primary care specialties: internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics or obstetrics/gynecology.
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Origin and Etymology of gynecology
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1830See Words from the same year
GYNECOLOGY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gynecology for English Language Learners
medical : a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and routine physical care of the reproductive system of women
Medical Definition of gynecology
: a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and routine physical care of the reproductive system of women
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