Shoulder dystocia

Dr. Michael Robson MBBS FRCS(Eng) MRCOG FRCPI. Trained and qualified St Thomas’s Hospital, London England MBBS 1982. Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Wycombe General Hospital England 1995-2001. Clinical Director 1995-2001. Master and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland 2005 – Present time.

Dr Michael Robson's main interest is the management of labour and the safe delivery of mother and baby. This includes the organisational aspects of the labour ward as well as teaching, audit and research. His publications mostly relate to audit of labour and delivery and classification of clinical outcome information related to labour and delivery. A specific research interest of his, in labour, is the aetiology of dystocic labour. Dr Robson has been involved in developing information collection including the designing of software programmes since 1990. The National Maternity Hospital delivers over 9700 women a year.