Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Making LARC Options Available for Adolescents , Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Savage, et al

ACOG On Optimizing Postpartum Care, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Stuebe, et al

Fertility Awareness Based Contraceptive Methods, Contraception; ePub 2018 Apr 25; Polis, et al

Estrogen-alone Therapy & Invasive Breast Cancer, Menopause; ePub 2018 May 7; Shufelt, et al

Cesarean Delivery Rates in the US , Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Apr 12; Hehir, et al

FDA Actions

Solosec Approved for Bacterial Vaginosis, Symbiomix Therapeutics news release; 2017 Sep 18

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Clinical Guidelines

Making LARC Options Available for Adolescents , Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Savage, et al

ACOG On Optimizing Postpartum Care, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Stuebe, et al

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Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Concomitant POPUI Procedures & Gynecologic Cancer Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Bochenska, et al

Assessing Rate of POP Surgery in the US, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Mar; Sammarco, et al

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Gynecology

Trends in Utilization of Hysterectomy in US, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2017 Dec 26; Morgan, et al

USPSTF Guidelines for HT in Postmenopausal Women, JAMA; 2017 Dec 12; US Preventive Services Task Force

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Contraception

Making LARC Options Available for Adolescents , Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Savage, et al

Fertility Awareness Based Contraceptive Methods, Contraception; ePub 2018 Apr 25; Polis, et al

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Gynecologic Cancer

Recent IUD Use and Risk of Cervical Cancer, Contraception; ePub 2018 Apr 16; Averbach, et al

Occult Gynecologic Cancer in Hysterectomy or Myomectomy, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Mar 8; Desai, et al

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Menopause

Estrogen-alone Therapy & Invasive Breast Cancer, Menopause; ePub 2018 May 7; Shufelt, et al

Vascular Dysfunction During Menopausal Transition, Menopause; ePub 2018 Apr 9; Hildreth, et al

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Breast Cancer

Estrogen-alone Therapy & Invasive Breast Cancer, Menopause; ePub 2018 May 7; Shufelt, et al

Missed Breast Cancers in High Risk MRI Screening, Breast Cancer Res Treat; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Vreemann, et al

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Obstetrics

ACOG On Optimizing Postpartum Care, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May; Stuebe, et al

Cesarean Delivery Rates in the US , Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Apr 12; Hehir, et al

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Preventive Care

ACOG Recommendations: Fatigue and Patient Safety, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Feb; ACOG, Gregg

Opioid Prescribing Practices Among OB-GYNs, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2017 Dec 4; Madsen, et al

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Practice Management

Health Literacy in Promoting Quality of Care, Obstet Gynecol; 2016 Oct; ACOG

Margins for Breast-Conserving Surgery , J Clin Oncol; ePub 2016 Aug 15; Morrow, Van Zee, et al

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Surgery

Occult Gynecologic Cancer in Hysterectomy or Myomectomy, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Mar 8; Desai, et al

Do Meds Reduce Bleeding During Surgical Abortions?, Contraception; ePub 2018 Feb 25; Whitehouse, et al

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