Triangle OBGYN Medical Team Performs Follow-up Cancer Surgery on Gorilla

 September 10, 2008; Cary, NC – A team of medical  professionals from Triangle OBGYN and Duke University Medical Center successfully performed a difficult and  intricate surgery August 27, 2008 on “Donna,”  a 39 year old, female Western Lowland Gorilla who lives at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro, NC. Senior Veterinarian Ryan De Voe, DVM…

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New VBAC Guidelines

The cesarean delivery rate in the United States has increased from 4.5% in 1965 to 32.3% in 2008 (Guise JM, 2010). Meanwhile, the rate of Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC) has decreased from its peak of 28.3% of all women with a prior cesarean delivery in 1996 to the most recent rate of just 8%…

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