Clinical Practice Guidelines

The SOGC's Clinical Practice Guidelines are the standard for obstetric and gynaecological care in Canada, and are based on the leading scientific evidence and latest knowledge available in the area.


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Current < 5 years or has been reaffirmed for continued use until further notice
Current > 5 years: is being reviewed to determine if it requires updating - use this version with discretion, as it is possible that some information may be out-of-date
> 5 years: has recently been reviewed and an updated version will be soon be published - use this version with discretion as some information has been deemed to be outdated
 x deemed to have dated information, and therefore should not be consulted for clinical use but rather for historical research only

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