Recent Submissions

  • Preparing for and Managing a Pregnancy After Bariatric Surgery 

    Kominiarek, Michelle A. (WB Saunders, 2011-12)
    The number of bariatric surgeries performed in the United States has risen exponentially. Given that the majority of patients are female and of reproductive age, it is important for clinicians who manage women’s health ...
  • Maternal Obesity: Do Patients Understand the Risks? 

    Kominiarek, Michelle A.; Vonderheid, Susan; Endres, Lorraine K. (Nature Publishing Group, 2010-07)
    Objective: To evaluate patient knowledge of the risks of maternal obesity and compare knowledge between non-obese and obese women. Study Design: A face-to-face survey was administered to 105 women at their first prenatal ...