Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Labor & Delivery, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Sep; Coleman, et al

USPSTF on Screening for Cervical Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Aug 21; US Preventive Services Task Force

Prevention of Obstetric Lacerations at Vaginal Delivery, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Sep; Cichowski, et al

Effect of Menstrual Bleeding on IUD Discontinuation, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Aug 28; Hobby, et al

Leukemia risk after maternal contraception use, Hargreave M et al. Lancet Oncol. 2018 Sep 6. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30479-0

Clinical Guidelines

Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Labor & Delivery, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Sep; Coleman, et al

USPSTF on Screening for Cervical Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Aug 21; US Preventive Services Task Force

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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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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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Reproductive Endocrinology

Leukemia risk after maternal contraception use, Hargreave M et al. Lancet Oncol. 2018 Sep 6. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30479-0

Treatment Update for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun; Legro, et al

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Surgery

Vaginal Preparation Before Cesarean Section, Cochrane Library; ePub 2018 Jul 17; Haas, et al

Morcellation of incidental uterine sarcomas doubled 10-year mortality risk in Norwegian study, Bretthauer M et al. European Journal of Cancer; 2018, 62-68 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2018.06.007

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Zika

Assessment of Fetuses & Infants Infected with Zika, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jan 15; Cortes, et al

Updated Zika Guidance for Pregnant Women, MMWR; ePub 2017 Jul 24; Oduyebo, et al

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Breast Cancer

Predicting Mammography Adherence by Income Level, Women’s Health Issues; ePub 2018 Aug 8; Gathirua-Mwangi, et al

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

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Contraception

Effect of Menstrual Bleeding on IUD Discontinuation, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Aug 28; Hobby, et al

Leukemia risk after maternal contraception use, Hargreave M et al. Lancet Oncol. 2018 Sep 6. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30479-0

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Gynecologic Cancer

USPSTF on Screening for Cervical Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Aug 21; US Preventive Services Task Force

Gynecologic Issues in Adolescents with Cancer, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Aug; ACOG, et al

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Gynecology

Uterine Weight & Complications After Hysterectomy, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Louie, et al

New Persistent Opioid Use After Hysterectomy, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun 18; Swenson, et al

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Menopause

Cardiac Autonomic Function in Midlife Women, Menopause; ePub 2018 Jun 18; Fu, et al

Vasomotor Symptoms in Older Women, Menopause; ePub 2018 May 7; David, et al

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Obstetrics

Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Labor & Delivery, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Sep; Coleman, et al

Prevention of Obstetric Lacerations at Vaginal Delivery, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Sep; Cichowski, et al

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Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Pelvic Floor Disorders Knowledge in Pregnant Women, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2018 Aug 2; Mckay, et al

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

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