Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist Co-Authors Obstetric Care Consensus
Dr. Dwight J. Rouse has co-authored the first in a new, joint series called “Obstetric Care Consensus” that is being introduced by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM). This issue addresses the rapid increase in cesarean birth rates and outlines a multifaceted approach that addresses indications for primary cesarean delivery.
CNE Kicks Off New Multimedia Surgery Campaign
Care New England has kicked off a new multimedia advertising campaign touting the excellence of our surgical services at Kent, Memorial and Women & Infants hospitals. The campaign includes television, radio, print, digital and billboards, all talking about how the depth, breadth and excellence of our surgical services are just one way that Care New England is transforming the future of health care. The first run features Women & Infants Hospital. Read more
CNE Talks (Your) Health - What is Autism?
It seems that cases of autism are on the rise. This leaves many parents wondering, “What is autism, and are there any signs or symptoms that I should be watching for?” According to Todd Levine, MD, with Women & Infants’ Center for Children and Families, “The diagnosis of an ASD is made after a thorough review of each child’s medical and developmental history along with observations of behavior and function.” Read more
Dr. Brenna Anderson Contributes to Clinical Expert Series on Group A Strep Infection in Pregnancy
Dr. Brenna Anderson, director of the Women’s Infectious Diseases Consultative Service, has published an article as part of a Clinical Expert Series in the April 2014 edition of Obstetrics & Gynecology, now available online. The article, entitled “Puerperal Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Infection: Beyond Semmelweiss,” offers a description of the recommended approach to diagnosing and treating GAS in pregnant and postpartum women.
Reproduction and Infertility
Women & Infants’ Center for Reproduction and Infertility has one of the most successful in vitro fertilization (IVF) programs in the nation. Our physicians and staff care for patients with infertility, endometriosis, fallopian tube damage, menstrual or hormonal problems and more.
Adolescent Behavioral Health
Butler's Adolescent Treatment Unit is a 14-bed co-educational inpatient program for adolescents requiring intervention, stabilization, evaluation, and treatment for psychiatric or behavioral problems.
Since 1951, Kent Hospital's experienced and licensed rehabilitation therapists have helped to provide independence and productive lives for those recovering from MS, Parkinson's Disease and stroke.
Kids Choose to be Healthy
Kids Choose to be Healthy is an 8-week program focusing on nutrition and fitness education. The program promotes healthier lifestyle choices for overweight children and children who are at risk for becoming overweight. For more information, call Pamela Hill at 401-737-7010, ext. 1237.