Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Infection Prevention After Gynecologic Procedures, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun; Soper, Chelmow, et al

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

Preconception Vitamin D Key After Pregnancy Loss, Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol; ePub 2018 May 30; Mumford, et al

Hysterectomy Performed by Very Low-Volume Surgeons, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May 7; Ruiz, et al

Place of Death in Patients with Gynecologic Cancer, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May 7; Hicks-Courant, et al

FDA Actions

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

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Clinical Guidelines

Infection Prevention After Gynecologic Procedures, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun; Soper, Chelmow, et al

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

IUD Insertion Satisfaction Among Young Adult Women, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May 7; Akers, et al

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

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Gynecologic Cancer

Place of Death in Patients with Gynecologic Cancer, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 May 7; Hicks-Courant, et al

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

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Menopause

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

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

Infection Prevention After Gynecologic Procedures, Obstet Gynecol; ePub 2018 Jun; Soper, Chelmow, et al

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

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Obstetrics

Preconception Vitamin D Key After Pregnancy Loss, Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol; ePub 2018 May 30; Mumford, et al

PA & Risk of Preterm Birth in African American Women, Women’s Health Issues; ePub 2018 May 7; Straughen, 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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