OB/GYN 1504 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Apr 01, 2011

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 and Vice Chair for Research
Department Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland

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

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

John C. Hobbins, MD
Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver

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

Alison Edelman MD, MPH
Associate professor
Assistant Director of the Family Planning Fellowship
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oregon Health & Science University

Author
Regina-Maria Renner MD, MPH
Fellow in Family Planning

Subjects:

  • New Medical Treatment of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
  • Effectiveness and Failure Rates of Oral Contraceptives
  • Cord Clamping
  • HPV Vaccination in Males: Is There Value?
  • IUDs on the Move

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 Frank W. Ling, MD, John C. Hobbins, MD, and Robert L. Coleman, MD, Author Regina-Maria Renner MD, MPH report no financial relationship to this field of study. Associate Editor Alison Edelman MD, MPH is a subdermal implant trainer for Merck.

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