The Estimated Due Date Calculator App Replaces Plastic Pregnancy Wheels

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Feb 11, 2016
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The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has released a brand new smartphone app, dubbed the Estimated Due Date Calculator, that is designed to replace typical plastic pregnancy wheels.

With so many prenatal apps available on the market these days, it's crucial for clinicians to be able to have access to a trusted source for pregnancy dating. The Estimated Due Date Calculator is designed to make it easier to calculate due dates for patients who undergo in-vitro fertilization. By using ultrasound, assisted reproductive technology and the special "time machine" function, the Estimated Due Date Calculator ensures accurate calculation and resulting piece of mind. This is a particularly important factor when it comes to the third trimester of pregnancy, by which time having a solid due date is important.

The EDD Calculator also recalculates the due date based on ultrasound or on assisted reproductive technology (ART) to assist health care providers with patients who undergo embryo transfer, or IVF, in adherence to the Committee Opinion. In addition, the app contains a "time machine" function th