FETOMATERNAL MEDICINE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26

08:30-10:00

INTRAPARTUM CARE HALL C
Capsule

Chairpersons

Oxytocin use during labor
Inês Nunes, Portugal  

When to perform an episiotomy
Katarina Laine, Norway

Assisted vaginal delivery
TBA

Diagnosing arrested labor
Diogo Ayres-de-Campos, Portugal

 

10:00-10:20 Coffee break,  e-poster viewing and visit the exhibition Exhibition Area

 

 10:20-11:50

ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION HALL B

Capsule

 

Chairpersons

Gerard Visser, Netherlands
Yariv Yogev, Israel

Discussants

Basky Thilaganathan, UK
Liran Hiersch, Israel
Asma Khalil, UK

 

  • Twins with asymptomatic mid-trimester short cervix. Cerclage? Progesterone? Pessary? Neither?
  • CS or vaginal delivery in preterm delivery prior to 32, 28 weeks of gestation
  • Should all women be induced at 39 weeks, when of gestation?
  • Can medical interventions mitigate adverse pregnancy outcomes related to (unconscious/conscious) biases of the health care workforce?”
  • Need for steroids at 34-37 weeks?

 

11:50-12:00 Break

 

12:00-13:30

OBESITY

HALL C
Capsule
Chairpersons Yariv Yogev, Israel
  Diabetes or obesity- What affects more on the fetus and the mother?
Gerard Visser, Netherlands

The impact of bariatric surgery on pregnancy outcome
Sam Schoenmaker, Netherlands

 

Should obese women be advocated to lose weight in pregnancy?
Yariv Yogev, Israel

Should all morbid obese women be induced at 38 weeks?
TBA

 

13:30-14:30  Lunch break,  moderated e-posters and visit the exhibition Exhibition Area

 

14:30-16:30

CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES

HALL C

Capsule 

Chairpersons 

 

Debate: Should we reduce twins to singleton?
Yes: Yariv Yogev, Israel
No: Yinon Gilboa, Israel
Discussion

PRETERM DELIVERY

US During labor
Yinon Gilboa, Israel

Cervical length screening – Does it vary in different populations?
Martijn Oudijk, Netherlands
Preterm birth: Survival and long-term outcomes
TBA
US external version in breech presentation
TBA

 

16:30-16:50  Coffee break,  e-poster viewing and visit the exhibition Exhibition Area

 

16:50-18:20

LABOR AND DELIVERY

HALL C

Capsule 

Chairpersons 

Debate: Operative vaginal delivery should be forgotten!
Yes: TBA
No: TBA
Discussion
What week to operate HR gestation, (placenta previa, placenta accrete? s/p more than 2 CS)?
Hans Duvekot. Netherlands
Can we screen routinely for placenta accrete and vasa previa?
Basky Thilaganathan, UK send him title update
Debate: All twins should be delivered by CS
Yes: Liran Hiersch, Israel
No: Eran Ashwal, Canada
Discussion