Howard Herrell, MD


Drugs You Shouldn’t Use

I’ve written before about how effective drug reps are at influencing our prescribing habits. They use samples, personal relationships, free meals, and incomplete presentation of data to sell new drugs. Some of those drugs may be worthwhile: drugs that are […]


OB Potpourri 5.0

In this edition of Potpourri, let’s talk about a few things that have a similar theme: common practices that have been adopted without scientific evidence which have now been proven worthless. Delayed pushing Delayed pushing or “laboring down” is when […]