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A Resource for GPs: Early Pregnancy and Beyond
 


 

As an Obstetrician and Gynecologist, I have had the privilege of working with many dedicated General Practitioners like yourself who play a vital role in caring for women in our community. Your commitment to providing comprehensive and compassionate healthcare to your patients is commendable, and I cannot thank you enough for your hard work and dedication. I am excited to share with you this new resource that I have developed with the aim of supporting you in providing the best care for your pregnant patients, especially during the early stages of pregnancy. I understand the importance of having reliable information at your fingertips to address the questions and concerns that may arise during this critical period. Introducing "A Resource for GPs: Early Pregnancy and Beyond" - a dedicated section on my website designed exclusively for General Practitioners like you. This platform serves as a comprehensive source of information on various aspects of early pregnancy, ensuring that you can provide your patients with the answers they seek. Examples of areas I cover include Reproductive Carrier Screening, an essential test that can help identify carriers of certain genetic conditions. Early awareness of carrier status can empower your patients to make informed decisions about their family planning and reproductive options. Additionally, I delve into the different forms of first-trimester screening, including Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT), Combined First-Trimester Screening (cFTS), and early ultrasound. By familiarizing yourself with these screening methods, you can better guide your patients in making informed choices about their prenatal care. To make your job easier, you can access and print these informative resources for your patients free of charge. My goal is to support you in your interactions with your pregnant patients, providing them with clear and reliable information that they can trust. Furthermore, my website also features links to various professional sites that you may find useful in your practice. These resources are carefully curated to offer you the latest guidelines, research, and updates in the field of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Whether you need information on prenatal care, common pregnancy concerns, or the latest advancements in reproductive health, "A Resource for GPs: Early Pregnancy and Beyond" is here to be your go-to platform. Thank you once again for your invaluable contributions to women's health in our community. Together, we can ensure that every expectant mother receives the best care and support throughout their pregnancy journey.

Downloadable / Printable Information

Please feel free to use and distribute the following leaflets to your patients if you find them helpful.*

Having a baby e-book. Courtesy: Office of Kids and Families. NSW Ministry of Health. www.kidsfamilies.health.nsw.gov.au

*While all due care has been taken to create these documents, the creator is not responsible for any inadvertent errors and does not guarantee recency and validity of all information.

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