Affiliation: University of British Columbia
- Evidence-based prenatal care: Part I. General prenatal care and counseling issuesColleen Kirkham
University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Vancouver, British Columbia
Am Fam Physician 71:1307-16. 2005..Folic acid supplementation beginning in the preconception period reduces the incidence of neural tube defects. There is limited evidence that routine use of other dietary supplements may improve outcomes for the mother and infant...
- Listeriosis in pregnancy: survey of British Columbia practitioners' knowledge of risk factors, counseling practices, and learning needsColleen Kirkham
University of British Columbia, Department of Family Practice, 200 2475 Bayswater St, Vancouver, BC V6K 4N3
Can Fam Physician 56:e158-66. 2010..To determine the knowledge, counseling practices, and learning needs of practitioners in British Columbia regarding risk factors for listeriosis in pregnancy...
- Evidence-based prenatal care: part II. Third-trimester care and prevention of infectious diseasesColleen Kirkham
University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine, Vancouver, British Columbia
Am Fam Physician 71:1555-60. 2005..Screening for gestational diabetes remains controversial. Women should be offered labor induction after 41 weeks' gestation...