To find out more about our research, visit the Research page on the Auckland DHB website(external link).

OBLIGE study

The OBLIGE research study is comparing two common ways of starting the process of inducing labour (Outpatient Balloon catheter and Inpatient prostaglandin Gel). We are running this study at Auckland Hospital and nine other hospitals around New Zealand. For more information, a patient information video and pamphlet, visit the OBLIGE website(external link).

GEMS study

The GEMS Study is examining the best criteria for testing for diabetes during pregnancy. For more information and patient information pamphlet, visit the GEMS study website.(external link)