SMFM's 39th Annual Pregnancy Meeting

Working together for the global advancement of safe and healthy pregnancies

February 11 - 16, 2019 | Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, Nevada

04. Fetal Therapy: Twins! (Co-Sponsored with the North American Fetal Therapy Network)

Feb. 11, 2019 1 - 5pm

Course Directors:
Russell Miller, MD
Jena Miller, MD

Course Faculty:
Julie Moldenhauer, MD
Ramesha Papanna, MD, MPH
Magda Sanz Cortes, MD, PhD
Michael Zaretsky, MD

Understand the range of complications that can impact monochorionic twin pregnancies.  Assess the role of Doppler studies before and after laser therapy, evaluate options for selective fetal reduction, discuss neurodevelopmental outcomes among survivors and consider the impact of a short cervix on complicated monochorionic twin pregnancies.

This course has been approved for 3.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  1. Understand a range of complications that can impact monochorionic twin pregnancies.
  2. Assess the role of Doppler studies before and after laser therapy for twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
  3. Evaluate options for selective fetal reduction in monochorionic pregnancies.
  4. Discuss neurodevelopmental outcomes among survivors of fetal intervention involving monochorionic twin pregnancies.
  5. Consider the impact of short cervix on complicated monochorionic twin pregnancies.
  COURSE SCHEDULE 
Session Time Session Title Session Speaker
1:00-1:30pm Too Close for Comfort: Best Practices for The Management of Monoamniotic Twins Zaretsky
1:30-2:00pm It's Great to Interrogate: Doppler Studies Before and After Laser Therapy for TTTS R. Miller
2:00-2:30pm Selective Fetal Reduction for Complicated Monochorionic Twin Pregnancies Moldenhauer
2:30-3:00pm Q and A Zaretsky, R. Miller, Moldenhauer
3:00-3:30pm Break  
3:30-3:55pm        Management of Short Cervix in Complicated Monochorionic Multiple Gestations Papanna
3:55-4:20pm      
Neurodevelopmental Outcome After Fetal Intervention in Monochorionic Pregnancies Sanz Cortes
4:20-4:45pm        50 Shades of Grey, Square Pegs and Round Holes: What to Do When Things Don't Conform J. Miller
4:45-5:00pm        Q and A Papanna, Sanz Cortes, J. Miller
      

Price: $480.00