In case you missed it: Nov. 29 to Dec. 3

December 03, 2021

Wondering what you missed this week?

2021: A year in review
Making waves in breast cancer prevention
S3E20: Brooke Faught, NP on sexual health, trauma-informed care, and the perks of meeting in-person
Laser for postmenopausal vaginal symptoms

Counseling on adverse events of intrauterine contraception

December 02, 2021

Professionals who provide contraception counseling need sufficient training and resources to offer comprehensive information about adverse reactions of intrauterine contraception, according to 2 web-based discussion boards about sexual and reproductive health.

Midlife vision impairment and depressive symptoms

December 02, 2021

Midlife women with early-stage vision impairment are significantly more likely to develop depressive symptoms, according to a study in the journal Menopause, which used data from the Michigan site of the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN).

Niraparib Demonstrates PFS Benefit in Chinese Population With Advanced Ovarian Cancer

December 01, 2021

First-line maintenance treatment with the PARP inhibitor niraparib yielded a clinically meaningful and statistically significant improvement in progression-free survival vs placebo in Chinese patients with platinum-responsive advanced ovarian cancer, regardless of biomarker status, according to data from the phase 3 PRIME trial.