Genetics
Vol. 18 No 2 | Winter 2016
College
College Statements Update: March 2016
Prof Steve Robson
BMedSc, MBBS, MMed, MPH, MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG, FRANZCOG


This article is 6 years old and may no longer reflect current clinical practice.

New College Statements

The following new statements were approved by RANZCOG Council and Board in March 2016:

  • Cross-border reproductive care (C-Gyn 36)

Revised  College Statements

The following revised statements were approved by RANZCOG Council and Board in March 2016:

  • The use of misoprostol in obstetrics and gynaecology (C-Obs 12)
  • Instrumental vaginal birth (C-Obs 16)
  • Material group B streptococcus in pregnancy: screening and management (C-Obs 19)
  • Collaborative maternity care (C-Obs 33)
  • Standards in maternity care in Australia and New Zealand (C-Obs 41)
  • Diethylstilboestrol (DES) exposure in utero (C-Obs 56)
  • Combined hormonal contraceptives (C-Gyn 28)
  • Guidelines for gynaecological examinations and procedures (C-Gyn 30)
  • Consent and the provision of information to patients in New Zealand (C-Gen 2b)
  • Evidence-based medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology (C-Gen 15)

Retired  College Statements

  • Rotational forceps (C-Obs 13)

The content of this document has been incorporated into the College Statement Instrumental vaginal birth (C-Obs 16).

College Communiqués

The following Communiqués have been  issued:

  • Vaginal seeding
  • Zika virus

All College Statements and Communiqués can be viewed in the Women’s Health section of the RANZCOG website.

 


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