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O&G: the RCOG’s membership magazine

O&G is the membership magazine of the RCOG

Its aim is to keep our members and trainees up to date in the latest developments in women's healthcare.

The focus of O&G is to raise awareness and tackle workforce issues, as well as to provide support resources and information to aid your daily practice and ongoing professional development.

 

Highlights from the Winter 2019 issue

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Sharing information (PDF 2.1mb)

The RCOG’s Leading Safe Choices (LSC) programme was set up to strengthen the competence and raise the standing of family planning and abortion care professionals in South Africa and Tanzania. In this issue, we speak to local champions in five countries who have helped adapt the RCOG’s Best Practice Papers.

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The future is here, now (PDF 673kb)

The pace of defining the benefits and risks of incorporating genomic findings into medical practice has been relatively slow. In this article Professor Peter Braude answers our questions on genomic medicine and the imperative to make it part of O&G practice.

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Meet the new Vice Presidents of your College (PDF 108kb)

The five new Vice Presidents combine wide-ranging knowledge and experience with a passion for improving patient and workforce wellbeing.

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We need to talk about race (PDF 136kb)

More Asian and black women in the UK die during or soon after pregnancy than white women, and the RCOG believes it’s time we started asking ourselves why.

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RCOG Fellows, Members, Trainees and Associates can read all of these articles and more in the full O&G magazine as part of their membership benefits. Please sign into the site to access the link below.

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Highlights from the Summer 2019 issue

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Meet your President Elect (PDF 508kb)

In June 2019, Dr Eddie Morris became the first person to be elected President of the RCOG by the wider membership of the College. In this interview in O&G Magazine, Eddie discusses his ideas and aspirations for the College.

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Knowledge is power (PDF 940kb)

With access to an unprecedented amount of healthcare information, how do healthcare professionals and the public sort fact from fiction? In this issue we highlight the work that the RCOG is doing with NHS Digital via the Women’s Health Taskforce.

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Using the new curriculum (PDF 948kb)

In 2019 the new curriculum launched, with a stronger emphasis on non-technical skills, patient safety and the patient experience. This article provides a guide to help O&G doctors through the transition.

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Inside investigations (PDF 463kb)

The Healthcare Safety Investigations Branch (HSIB) wants to reassure O&G professionals about the process of maternity investigations. In this issue with speak with Jimmy Walker, the HSIB’s clinical director of maternity investigation.

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RCOG Fellows, Members, Trainees and Associates can read all of these articles and more in the full O&G magazine as part of their membership benefits. Please sign into the site to access the link above.

 

Previous issues

RCOG Fellows, Members and registered Trainees can read previous issues of O&G magazine as part of their membership benefits. You need to be signed into the site to access these issues below.

 

 

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