Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Combination model predicts imminent preeclampsia, Ciobanu A et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Feb 7. doi. org/10.1016/j.ajog.2019.01.235

Delayed cord clamping didn’t drop maternal hemoglobin in term cesarean deliveries, Purisch S. et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Jan;220(1):S37-38, Abstract 47

Dental device borrowed from sports world no help in pushing, Bergh E et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Jan;220(1):S39, Abstract 49

Clinical Guidelines

ACOG: Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2019 Jan; Vidaeff, et al

ACOG Guidelines: Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Dec; ACOG, et al

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Surgery

Activity After Gynecologic & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2019 Jan 30; Winkelman, et al

Overactive Bladder Symptoms After POP Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2019 Jan 23; Johnson, et al

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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

Gender Images & Social Expectations in BC Diagnosis, Cancer; ePub 2018 Sep 24; Kim, Glassgow, et al

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

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Contraception

Hormonal Contraception & Coexisting Medical Conditions, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2019 Feb; Allen, et al

Contraceptive Switching & Discontinuation, Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Dec 18; Simmons, et al

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Gynecologic Cancer

Maternal Factors in Cervical Cancer Prevention, Womens Health Issues; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Charlton, et al

Combined Gynecologic Ca & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2018 Oct 22; McConnell, et al

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Gynecology

Management of Early Pregnancy Loss, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Nov; ACOG

ACOG: Well-Women Visits Can Minimize Health Risks, Obstet Gynecol; 2018 Oct; ACOG, et al

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Menopause

Trends in Menopausal Hormone Therapy, Menopause; ePub 2018 Dec 21; Crawford, et al

Chronic Disease Risk with Vaginal Estrogen Use, Menopause; ePub 2018 Dec 17; Bhupathiraju, et al

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Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Activity After Gynecologic & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2019 Jan 30; Winkelman, et al

Overactive Bladder Symptoms After POP Surgery, Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg; ePub 2019 Jan 23; Johnson, 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

Fertility Treatment and Breastfeeding Outcomes , Am J Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Dec 1; Barrera, et al

Infertility, Metabolic Dysfunction & CV Events, Fertil Steril; ePub 2018 Nov 17; Gleason, et al

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