Pathologic examination of the placenta and observed practice.

@article{Curtin2007PathologicEO,
  title={Pathologic examination of the placenta and observed practice.},
  author={William M Curtin and Sarah Krauss and Leon A. Metlay and Philip Katzman},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2007},
  volume={109 1},
  pages={
          35-41
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the percentage of deliveries eligible for pathologic examination of the placenta and compare with observed practice using the College of American Pathologists' (CAP) 1997 guidelines for examination of the placenta. METHODS Records were reviewed from all live-birth deliveries 20 weeks or more of gestation in 2001 at Strong Memorial Hospital. The expected number of deliveries with CAP recommended indications was determined and compared with the observed number of… CONTINUE READING
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