OB/GYN 1112 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Dec 01, 2007

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty

Editor
Leon Speroff, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland

Peer Reviewer
Catherine Leclair, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of OB/GYN
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland

Associate Editors
John C. Hobbins, MD
Professor and Chief of Obstetrics
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver

Frank W. Ling, MD
Clinical Professor
Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville

Robert L. Coleman, MD
Associate Professor
University of Texas; M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston

Subjects:

  • Long-term Results with Tamoxifen in Prevention of Breast Cancer
  • Intravenous Bisphosphonate and Facial Bones
  • Manual Rotation in Occiput Posterior or Transverse Positions—Risk Factors and Consequences on the Cesarean Delivery Rate
  • Surgical Management of Primary Dysmenorrhea: Anything New?
  • SGO's Statement on Risk Assessment for Inherited Gynecologic Cancer Predisposition
  • Oral Contraceptives and Breast Cancer in Young Women

Objectives:

  • To present the latest data regarding diagnosis and treatment of various diseases affecting women, including cancer, sexually transmitted diseases, and osteoporosis
  • To present new data concerning prenatal care and complications, as well as neonatal health
  • To discuss the pros, cons, and cost-effectiveness of new testing procedures

Financial Disclosure:

OB/GYN Clinical Alert’s Editor, Leon Speroff, MD, is a consultant for Warner-Chilcott. Peer Reviewer Catherine Leclair, MD, Associate Editors John C. Hobbins, MD, Frank W. Ling, MD, and Robert L. Coleman, MD reports no financial relationship to this field of study.

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