Defending access to reproductive health care
If precedents set in Roe v Wade are overturned, ObGyns have several immediate and long-term challenges...
Going Beyond Hydroquinone: Alternative Skin Lightening Agents
The authors provide recommendations for traditional and newer non-hydroquinone lightening agents that can be considered when treating disorders of...
Informal human-milk donation: How to counsel patients
I believe that medical professionals have a responsibility to raise awareness and dispel myths about donor breast milk.
Müllerian anomalies – old problem, new approach and classification
A diagnosis of müllerian anomalies justifies a comprehensive consultation with the patient given the risk of pregnancy complications.
Gynecologic Oncology Consult
The perils of CA-125 as a diagnostic tool in patients with adnexal masses
It is important to have conversations with patients before ordering a CA-125 (or other serum biomarkers) about potential results and their effect...
Student loan forgiveness plans exclude physicians
Further weakening forgiveness plans for physicians has been two caps proposed by the administration in recent days.
More practice merger options
When joining any group, read the agreement carefully for any clauses that might infringe on your clinical judgment.
Nurses under fire: The stress of medical malpractice
What’s necessary is practical support that is short term, goal oriented, and tailored to the specifics of the pending litigation process.
How to make visits run more smoothly and be more productive
Some symptoms are so distressing and severe that symptomatic treatment is needed, but most aren’t.
It’s time to shame the fat shamers
Do you have chairs suitable for patients with obesity? A scale that measures up to high weights that’s in a private location? Appropriately sized...
Drugs, Pregnancy & Lactation
Review of new drugs that may be used during pregnancy
It is not known if the new drugs will be in breast milk, but the safest course is to not breastfeed if the mother is taking any of the listed...