Modern Medicine Cases
Opinions differ on the value of sending placentas for pathology examinations. The author calls for standardizing when, why, and how this occurs.
What are the rights of a pregnant woman whose actions or condition may harm her unborn child?
A child's disabilities are found to be unrelated to the events that occurred at her birth.
Patients with excessive bleeding need treatment now. First-line options include progestin-only therapies, the Munro regimen, and DMPA
and short-course oral MPA.
3-D printing has applications across the field of medicine and will drastically change training, treatment, and even transplantation.
PCOS is likely underdiagnosed, especially in adolescent patients. It is challenging to make a diagnosis during the 1–2 years following menarche because normal pubertal changes can mimic features of PCOS.
Three IVF experts discuss what policy is best for infertility patients.
An ob/gyn continues to fill prescriptions for HRT despite a patient's breast cancer diagnosis.