OB/GYN 1601 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Jan 01, 2012

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.

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

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

V. R. Veerapalli, MD
Staff Clinician
INOVA Fairfax Cancer Center
Falls Church, VA

Executive Editor
Leslie G. Coplin
AHC Media

Managing Editor
Neill Kimball
AHC Media

Associate Editors
Frank W. Ling, MD
Clinical Professor
Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Meharry Medical College
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

Author
William B. Ershler, MD
INOVA Fairfax Hospital Cancer Center
Fairfax, VA

Subjects:

  • Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation Works for Overactive Bladder
  • IUDs and Cervical Cancer Risk
  • Cytomegalovirus in Pregnancy
  • Risk of Vaginal Cuff Dehiscence in Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy
  • Hot Flash Treatment: 2011
  • Deciphering the Clues that Make Cancer...'Cancer'

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 Merck Abbott Laboratories, Wyeth and Warner-Chilcott and is a consultant to Schering Plough. Peer Reviewers Catherine LeClair, MD, V. R. Veerapalli, MD, Executive Editor Leslie G. Coplin, Managing Editor Neill Kimball, Associate Editors Frank W. Ling, MD, John C. Hobbins, MD, Robert L. Coleman, MD, and Author William B. Ershler, MD , report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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