OB/GYN 1605 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - May 01, 2012

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 and Vice Chair for Research
Department of 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

Executive Editor
Leslie G. Coplin
AHC Media

Managing Editor
Neill Kimball
AHC Media

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

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

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

Subjects:

  • Estrogen and Breast Cancer
  • Sentinel-Node Biopsy in Endometrial Cancer: Valid Approach?
  • What the Internet Says about Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence
  • Fetal DNA Testing for Aneuploidy Detection

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 and Merck; he also receives research support from Abbott Pharmaceuticalsand Medicine360. Peer Reviewer Catherine LeClair, MD, Executive Editor Leslie G. Coplin, Managing Editor Neill Kimball, Associate Editors Robert L. Coleman, MD, Frank W. Ling, MD, and John C. Hobbins, MD, report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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