- Radiologist to mother at 40 week ultrasound, recommending another scan in 3 days. The mother wanted to wait another two days due to observance of a religious holiday. The only reason was being past her due date.
- Ultrasound tech when the tech asked the mother for her LMP and the mother stated that her doctor had decided to use her ovulation date to calculate the due date because her last period was two pregnancies ago. The mother had miscarried and got pregnant again without a period.
“It’s not my fault that you are so sensitive.” – Ultrasound technician during a Biophysical Profile at 41 weeks. The scan was painful for the mother.
“Your baby doesn’t look good.” – Radiologist to mother and father during a routine ultrasound on a Friday afternoon. The following Monday at a regular OB appointment hey learned that the baby had died several weeks before.