Topics

1. The diagnosis of labor: term and preterm

2. The diagnosis of failure to progress in labor

3. Augmentation of labor – amniotomy, oxytocin, and new methods

4. Misoprostol in the labor ward

5. The challenges of fetal monitoring

6. The controversial issues about the duration of the second stage

7. Assisted vaginal delivery: vacuum, forceps, OdonAssist

8. Tips and tricks in operative vaginal delivery

9. Complex cesarean section

10. Perineal and postpartum care. Pelvic floor injury during a vaginal delivery

11. Umbilical cord pH, gases, and lactic acid

12. Fever in labor: clinical chorioamnionitis and related conditions

13. Preterm labor and birth: prediction, prevention and management

14. Optimal methods for induction of labor: inpatient and outpatient. When to induce a patient with rupture of membranes at term

15. Routine care during the third stage of labor

16. Stop the Loss: medical and surgical treatment in postpartum hemorrhage

17. Placenta accreta spectrum disorders: diagnosis and management

18. Alloimmunization in pregnancy and labor

19. Emergencies in the labor ward: amniotic fluid embolism, cardiovascular collapse during labor, thrombosis

20. Gestational diabetes and obesity: labor and delivery issues

21. Simulation on the labor and delivery

22. The practical use of intrapartum sonography

23. Controversies in the clinical management of labor

24. Anesthesia and analgesia in labor and delivery

25. Artificial intelligence in the labor ward

26. Waterbirth pros and cons

27. Labor and delivery in pregnancy medically assisted