OB/GYN 1404 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Apr 01, 2010

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.

Accreditation:

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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

Alison Edelman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Assistant Director of the Family Planning Fellowship Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Oregon Health & Sciences University
Portland

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

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

Subjects:

  • Ulipristal Acetate Extends the Emergency Contraception Window
  • Delivery of a Second Twin
  • Decreasing Surgical Site Infections
  • Pessary Management of Incontinence
  • Laparoscopy vs Laparotomy for Endometrial Cancer Staging: The Lap2 Report

Objectives:

  • Explain the latest data regarding diagnosis and treatment of various diseases affecting women
  • Discuss new data concerning prenatal care, neonatal health, and complications arising in pregnancy and the perinatal period
  • Discuss the advantages, disadvantages, and cost-effectiveness of new testing procedures in women?s health

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. Associate Editor Alison Edelman, MD, MPH, is a consultant to Schering-Plough and receives grant/research support from the Society for Family Planning. Associate Editor Robert L. Coleman, MD, is a consultant to GlaxoSmithKline, Eli Lilly Co., Abbott Laboratories, Sanofi-Aventis, and Pfizer; and serves on the speakers bureaus for GlaxoSmithKline, Eli Lilly Co., and OrthoBiotech.

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