Easy Labor

Easy Labor

THE FIRST COMPLETE, COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO PAIN RELIEF DURING LABOR AND DELIVERY Far too many expectant mothers find themselves unprepared when labor begins and natural techniques don’t effectively manage the pain. This indispensable guide provides reassuring, proven approaches to combining medical and natural techniques to ensure the most comfortable pain-free labor possible. In Easy Labor, […]

The Status of Graduate Students and That of Medical Residents Under the National Labor Relations Act As a Starting Point for Crafting a Statutory Definition of "Employee".

The Status of Graduate Students and That of Medical Residents Under the National Labor Relations Act As a Starting Point for Crafting a Statutory Definition of “Employee”.

Hundreds of graduate students [at Yale and Columbia] will not teach classes, hold review sessions or participate in research next week. The strike will be the first by Ivy League graduate students since the National Labor Relations Board ruled last year that graduate students at private colleges are students, not workers, and cannot form unions.

The Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA): What It Is and What It Means for Physicians (Law Overview)

The Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA): What It Is and What It Means for Physicians (Law Overview)

The Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) was passed by the US Congress in 1986 as part of the Consolidated Omnibus Reconciliation Act (COBRA), much of which dealt with Medicare issues. The law’s initial intent was to ensure patient access to emergency medical care and to prevent the practice of patient dumping, in […]

A Practical Manual to Labor and Delivery for Medical Students and Residents

A Practical Manual to Labor and Delivery for Medical Students and Residents

This book is meant to bridge the gap between small handbooks that do not contain enough material to understand why you are doing certain things and large textbooks that lack the practical information you need for how to do specific procedures, write notes, orders, and dictations. After reading it, you will be prepared to care […]