Fetomaternal Medicine

Session PREIS SCHOOL ACADEMY SESSION: THE PROS AND CONS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF PRETERM LABOR
Why prematurity?
Can we predict and prevent?
The pillars of the management are evidence based and safe?
Is it worth always postponing preterm labor? The pros and cons
Session SCREENING FOR GESTATIONAL DIABETES – REVISITED   
Capsule The more we know the less we understand?
Debate: Are screening and diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus by IADPSG criteria effective?
Yes, screening and diagnosis by IADPSG criteria is effective
No, screening and diagnosis by IADPSG criteria is not effective
What evidence is there for testing for gestational diabetes in early pregnancy?
Can mathematical models help improve the information derived from the OGTT?
Defining good glycemic control: The answer is blowin’ in the wind?
Session FROM NEWBORN TO ADULT HEALTH
Controversies regarding weight loss in pregnancy
Actions to address under-nutrition and overweight
The paradigm of hyperglycemia in pregnancy and the possibilities of prevention
Investing in pregnancy and newborn to boost adolescent-adult health
Session EMERGENCIES IN PERINATOLOGY
Amniotic fluid emboli: Radical change in our outlook
Intrapartum emergencies in twin births
CIN 2-3 in pregnancy: Observation or LLETZ in first trimester
Session PREECLAMPSIA
Debate: Preeclampsia: A cardiac disease?
New data on sFlt1/PlGF
Maternal hemodynamics in patients with preeclampsia
Session CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES IN PRETERM BIRTH
Preeclampsia and congenital heart defects
Debate: Steroids for late preterm birth
The long-term cardiovascular consequences of SGA
Alternative means to arrest premature contractions? Using blue light suppresses Melatonin and acute preterm contractions and birth
Session CESAREAN SECTION
Capsule The high rate of CS causes secondary problems and raises questions that have to be addressed
Debate: Is there a minimal advised period before conception after C-section?
Proposition: Wait 6 or 12 months before pregnancy
Opposition: No time limit before new pregnancy after CS
Debate: Surgical management of cesarean scar defect (Niche) before further fertility
Debate: Induction of labor decreases the CS rate

*The scientific program is subject to change.