According to researchers, laparoscopic treatment can significantly improve the sex lives of women with endometriosis by relieving deep dyspareunia.
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Data collection methods are improving but still a challenge.
Management challenges in pregnancies complicated by maternal heart disease are complex, requiring ongoing involvement of a team of specialists.
Cutting-edge medical advances and innovative technologies have made headlines and continue to flourish in the new millennium. However, these medical achievements stand in stark contrast to the paradoxical increase in US maternal mortality, which is among the highest of all developed nations.
Did her family physician meet the standard-of-care?
If we truly want to “make America great again” we should start with a national effort to address our tragically high maternal mortality rate.
An updated review of evidence by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) underscores concerns expressed in 2014 by the agency about use of laparoscopic power morcellators (LPM) for treatment of uterine fibroids. Plus: Prescription habits show ob/gyns not well informed about opioids, according to a study. Also: Does ADHD medication use during pregnancy increase risk of congenital malformations?
Results of a prospective cohort study by Danish investigators suggest that current or recent use of hormonal contraceptives may be associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. Plus, Editorial Board Member, Ilana Cass, MD, weighs in on the impact of the study's findings.
Expert commentary on Practice Bulletin #164: Diagnosis and Management of Benign Breast Disorders.
A patient sues alleging that her child was in distress, became hypoxic and that a cesarean should have been performed much earlier.