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Apr242015

Issue 1, April 24, 2015

           

The intersection of maternity care, data transparency, health care costs and patient safety in a weekly curated list of articles of interest.

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The Connection Between Evidence-Based Medicine and Shared Decision Making

Journal of the American Medical Association

http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1910118

 

 

National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Report 2014

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/index.html

 

 

Oregon Doctors Try To Reduce Number Of C-Section Births

Oregon Public Broadcasting

http://www.opb.org/news/article/oregon-doctors-try-to-reduce-the-number-of-c-section-births/

 

 

Why are C-section rates still so high?

San Diego Union-Tribune

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/18/caesarean-section-world-health-organization/

 

 

Beyond SGR: Aligning The Peanut Butter Of Payment Reform With The Jelly Of Consumer Engagement

Health Affairs Blog

http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2015/04/22/beyond-sgr-aligning-the-peanut-butter-of-payment-reform-with-the-jelly-of-consumer-engagement/

 

 

Why Maternal Mortality Is Rising In The U.S.

Forbes.com

http://www.forbes.com/sites/sarahhedgecock/2015/04/24/why-maternal-mortality-is-rising-in-the-u-s/

 

 

Women in the World ‏ April 23, 2015

“When we launched #MerckforMothers“…we weren’t expecting to work in the U.S.” @priya__agrawal#WITW

https://twitter.com/WomenintheWorld/status/591329435783049217

 

 

From the Archives:

 

A Tale of Two Cities: Unwarranted Variation in Tonsillectomy Rates in Vermont

http://www.theunnecesarean.com/csrates-archive/2012/8/31/a-tale-of-two-cities-unwarranted-variation-in-tonsillectomy.html

 

Video of Human Childbirth in an MRI

http://www.theunnecesarean.com/blog/2012/6/22/video-of-human-childbirth-in-an-mri.html

 

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