Retifanlimab demonstrated encouraging antitumor activity with favorable tolerability in patients with recurrent microsatellite instability–high or mismatch repair deficient endometrial cancer, according to data from the phase 1 POD1UM-101 trial.
Kenneth J. Tomecki, MD, discussed the clinical relevance of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) to dermatology and outlined what to look for and how to treat various conditions at the 2022 Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference for PAs & NPs.
With growing public endorsement of the potential benefits of marijuana, it is important for health care providers to effectively counsel patients regarding its effects on fertility and future offspring.
Counsel pregnant and breastfeeding patients about dangers from exposure to PFAS.
While texting can make things a lot easier (and more profitable), it can also be easy to unknowingly violate HIPAA regulations.
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Recommendations are often vague, contradictory, according to investigators.
Senior Editor Angie DeRosa sat down Drs. Bekkar, DeNicola, Pandipati and Abel to discuss findings from a recent study on the association with air pollution and heat exposure with adverse obstetrical outcomes, such as preterm birth and stillbirth.
This diverse group of women came together to explore the challenges in treating mental illness in patients who identify as female.
Women with perimenstrual migraine attacks may also be at increased risk of medication overuse.
Although hospitalizations due to urinary tract infections have increased, there are some investigational antibiotics in clinical trials. Here is a review of some of these therapies in the pipeline.
“In the past 55 years since I became a physician, progress has been made but we still have so much more to do and a long way to go.”
Teenaged girls at average risk don’t need Papanicolaou tests, but some special populations do.
This Consult discusses the management of pregnancies achieved with in vitro fertilization and provides recommendations based on the available evidence.
What are the impacts of alcohol use during lactation?
During the pandemic, physician self-care and organizational efforts to protect physician wellbeing are vital to maintaining a healthy and able workforce, which in turn enables a strong response to the ongoing health crisis.
Learn how and when to counsel your patients.
Shoulder and abdominal dystocia during a vaginal delivery for fetal hydrops
Research suggests that COVID-19 vaccination may serve a therapeutic effect, possibly reducing the risk of developing long COVID when administered to those currently infected.
Considering the many repercussions of overturning Roe v Wade—and the psychiatric implications for our patients.
These therapeutic medical devices can be used by patients to effectively treat pelvic pain and anxiety related to intercourse.
Why text messaging is good for the business of health care
Actionable patient data lives in your digital engagement tools — use it!
A diagnosis and management refresher.
The Major Histocompatibility Complex Class II protein has potential to predict immunotherapy benefit in two types of breast cancer.
As physicians focus on patient health and executives work to keep the doors open, data breaches can have serious consequences for everyone.
A safety and efficacy refresher
Three months ago, a healthy 2-year-old girl presented with a mildly pruritic rash with erythematous plaques, some silvery white, in the vulvovaginal area. She had no vaginal discharge or other symptoms. The rash is now more widespread, and new lesions have recently appeared on her lower back and thighs. What's the diagnosis?
Curbside Consults delivers expert perspectives from physicians outside of the ob/gyn specialty to provide insight into various health issues affecting pregnant women, about which they are experts. This new section is the brainchild of Editorial Advisory Board member Christine Isaacs, MD.