OB/GYN 1311 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Nov 01, 2009

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
Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH
Leon Speroff
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vice Chair for Research
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland

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

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

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

Subjects:

  • Placenta Previa: Distance to Internal Os and Mode of Delivery
  • Advocating Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Risk of VTE with Oral Contraceptives

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, Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH, receives research support from, is a consultant to, and serves on the speakers bureau of Bayer Healthcare/Bayer Schering; he also receives research support from Wyeth and Warner-Chilcott and is a consultant to Schering Plough. Peer Reviewer Catherine LeClair, MD, Associate Editors John C. Hobbins, MD, and Frank W. Ling, MD, report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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