Update on menopause
The latest guidance on safe use of menopausal hormone therapy More
Surgical removal of malpositioned IUDs
Techniques for managing intrauterine devices that have become embedded, translocated, or perforated More
Advances in protection against oncogenic human papillomaviruses: The 9-valent vaccine
Can the HPV vaccine help prevent oropharyngeal cancer—a disease that is predicted to become more common than cervical... More
How can electronic fetal heart-rate monitoring best improve neonatal outcomes during induction of labor?
When clear definitions of abnormal heart-rate patterns and tachysystole are addressed through specific interventions,... More
NCCI agrees to change recent edits regarding reconstructive procedures done at the time of vaginal hysterectomy
American Urogynecologic Society–led coalition of specialty societies results in modification of the recent National... More

Surgical Technique

Benjamin Margolis, MD; Mireille D. Truong, MD; Julia Kearney; et al
Techniques for managing intrauterine devices that have become embedded, translocated, or perforated... More »
 

Update

Andrew M. Kaunitz, MD
The latest guidance on safe use of menopausal hormone therapy... More »
 

Part 3 of 3

Janelle Yates, Senior Editor
Which patients are likely to benefit from medical therapy? When is surgery indicated? And when is it best to proceed to IVF? Our experts answer these and other questions.... More »
 

Surgical Technique

Benjamin Margolis, MD; Mireille D. Truong, MD; Julia Kearney; et al
Techniques for managing intrauterine devices that have become embedded, translocated, or perforated... More »
 

Clinical Reviews

Stephanie L. Bakaysa, MD, MPH; Jeannie C. Kelly, MD; et al
Nearly 100% of pregnant women infected with Ebola die. Clinicians should be aware of this statistic and familiar with general, as well as pregnancy-specific, protocols.... More »
 

Practice Management

Lucia DiVenere, MA
The law repealing the sustainable growth rate not only eliminated physicians’ perennial nemesis but also preserved or enhanced other critical health care programs... More »
 

Editorial

Robert L. Barbieri, MD
Can the HPV vaccine help prevent oropharyngeal cancer—a disease that is predicted to become more common than cervical cancer in 5 years?... More »
 

Examining the Evidence

David A. Miller, MD
When clear definitions of abnormal heart-rate patterns and tachysystole are addressed through specific interventions, according to this prospective, nonrandomized study of 14,398 women undergoing induction of labor with oxytocin. Clark SL, Meyers JA... More »
 

Commentary

Marc R. Toglia, MD
American Urogynecologic Society–led coalition of specialty societies results in modification of the recent National Correct Coding Initiative edits... More »
 

Comment and Controversy

Letters from readers... More »
 

Examining the Evidence

Patrick Duff, MD
Yes. There were no significant differences in time from preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) to labor onset, adverse drug effects, and adverse fetal effects in 168 women taking ampicillin plus either azithromycin or erythromycin in this ret... More »
 

Clinical Reviews

David Rahn, MD; Vivian Sung, MD, MPH; and Ethan Balk, MD, MPH
Deciphering the evidence, and emerging with the best management approach, requires knowing the basics of study design and interpretation as well as the intricacies of patient interaction. Here, a primer.... More »
 

Surgical Technique

Benjamin Margolis, MD; Mireille D. Truong, MD; Julia Kearney; et al
Techniques for managing intrauterine devices that have become embedded, translocated, or perforated... More »
 

Surgical Technique

Malcolm Munro, MD
In this video, Dr. Munro offers a protocol of local anesthesia for intrauterine procedures, making use of both topical and injectable lidocaine at 5 anatomic sites... More »
 

Commentary

Martin L. Gimovsky, MD
In this audiocast, Dr. Martin Gimovsky shares his expertise on vacuum extraction, offering tips on when and when not to use the modality, as well as details on informed consent... More »
 

Commentary

Janelle Yates, Senior Editor
Communication breakdowns and treatment delays are frequent sources of malpractice claims... More »
 

Commentary

Michael L. Krychman, MD
A better understanding of the physical and anatomic changes during menopause has led to improved treatments for vulvovaginal atrophy (also known as genitourinary syndrome of menopause)... More »
 

CME March 2015

CME Supplement... More »
 
Stephanie Costa, MD
Dr. Costa reports that she is on the advisory board and speakers’ program for Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc.... More »
 

CME March 2015

CME Supplement... More »
 

October 2014

Carol B. Lesser, MSN, RNC, NP; Marcia Hilse, RNC, MSN
In vitro fertilization (IVF) nurses play a vital role in caring for fertility patients. Predictably, as the complexity of assisted reproductive technology (ART) services has increased, so has the IVF nurse’s scope of practice and educational req... More »
 

September 2014

Shari Goldman Snow, MD
As gynecologists, every day we face an increasing number of clinical issues to consider when seeing our patients. While we strive for comprehensiveness, it is important to stratify our patient care to prioritize life-threatening risk factors.... More »
 

September 2014

James A. Simon, MD; Robin Kroll, MD
Vasomotor symptoms (VMS) are the most common symptoms associated with menopause. Historically, all the core treatment options for menopausal VMS involve hormonal therapy (HT).... More »
 

August 2014

Carol B. Lesser, MSN, RNC, NP; Sue Jasulaitis, RN, MS.
A failed in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycle is always a disappointment for the patient. When multiple cycles fail, patients often turn to their nurses for support and perspective.How many times has an IVF nurse heard the following:My embryos were hig... More »