As the opioid epidemic rages on, one vulnerable group--new moms--have often been overlooked. A new study at the University of Utah Health found that drug-induced death is the most common cause of pregnancy-associated death in Utah. Postpartum women who have previously or currently struggle with substance abuse are at greater risk of overdosing. ... Read MoreObstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynecology
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah is recognized internationally for excellence in clinical care, medical education, and research. Our physicians and staff provide world-class expertise in the specialty and sub-specialties of obstetrics and gynecology.
Upfront cost of inducing labor at 39 weeks is equal to costs that accrue during longer pregnancies.... Read MoreObstetrics and Gynecology
Nationwide, the number of twin births has been on the rise, increasing by more than 75 percent over the past 30 years. ... Read MoreObstetrics and Gynecology