- the branch of medical science concerned with childbirth and caring for and treating women in or in connection with childbirth. Abbreviation: OB, ob
Origin of obstetrics
Examples from the Web for obstetrics
A new study released today in Obstetrics & Gynecology could close this contentious question for good.Abortion Complications Are Rare, No Matter What the Right Says
December 8, 2014
He graduated medical school in 1991 and completed a single-year internship in obstetrics and gynecology, finishing in 1992.Scott DesJarlais Crossed the Line by Having Sex With Patients
November 29, 2012
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198 (2): 210.Can Food Make You Infertile? Foods to Eat and Avoid
December 9, 2011
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198 (3), 298e 1-8.Can Coffee Save Your Life?
October 28, 2011
Thorough knowledge of obstetrics and dispensing indispensable.The Stark Munro Letters
J. Stark Munro
He has described also many of the most difficult operations in obstetrics.Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine
James Sands Elliott
The story of the Caesarean operation attests the evolution of obstetrics.The Century of Columbus
James J. Walsh
Browning was interested, like some scientific man, in the obstetrics of art.Robert Browning
G. K. Chesterton
In Holland she could take a full course in obstetrics and could be of great service then to the future mothers of her land.Letters of a Javanese Princess
Raden Adjeng Kartini
- (functioning as singular) the branch of medicine concerned with childbirth and the treatment of women before and after childbirth
Word Origin and History for obstetrics
- The branch of medicine that deals with the care of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and the recuperative period following delivery.
- The branch of medicine that deals with the care of women during pregnancy and childbirth.
A branch of medicine that deals with the care of women during pregnancy, labor, and the period of recovery following childbirth.