Hormonal and nonhormonal therapy can improve menopause symptomsApril 14th 2023
A literature review found that although hormonal therapy with estrogen is the first-line therapy for bothersome vasomotor symptoms (VMS) and genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) symptoms, nonhormonal medications such as paroxetine and venlafaxine can also be effective for VMS.
Aspirin discontinuation in pregnancies at high risk for preterm preeclampsiaMarch 3rd 2023
For pregnant women at high risk of preeclampsia, aspirin discontinuation at 24 to 28 weeks’ gestation was comparable to aspirin continuation for preventing preterm preeclampsia, according to recent clinical trial data.
Azithromycin reduces risk of maternal sepsis, death in vaginal deliveryFebruary 10th 2023
A single oral dose of azithromycin in women in labor planning vaginal delivery significantly reduced the risk of maternal death and sepsis, according to study results presented at the SMFM 43rd Annual Pregnancy Meeting.