OB/GYN Clinical Alert (Vol. 30, No. 3) – July 1, 2013

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Release date: July 2013

Valid through: July 2016

Specialty: OBGYN

Media: Internet

Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 2 hours

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.

Program Overview

In this issue:

  • Preimplantation Genetic Screening Improves IVF Success in Women with Diminished Ovarian Reserve
  • Placenta Previa
  • LNG-IUS and Nuisance Bleeding
  • Targeted Therapy for LGSOC Shows Promise
  • DRSP and Thrombosis: Do Gathering Clouds Imply a Storm or Poor Visability?

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • 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

Credit Available

  • Physicians — maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

All other healthcare professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation.



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

Peer Reviewer

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

Executive Editor

Leslie Coplin
AHC Media

Managing Editor

Neill Kimball
AHC Media

Associate Editors

Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Women and Infants Hospital
Providence, RI

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

John C. Hobbins, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Colorado School of Medicine

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

Michael A. Thomas, MD
Professor, Reproductive
Endocrinology and Infertility
Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinologyand Infertility,
University ofCincinnati College of Medicine

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement

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.

Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest

OB/GYN Clinical Alert’s Editor, Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH, is a consultant for Bayer Healthcare, and Population Council; is a speaker for Bayer Healthcare and Merck; receives research support from Agile Pharmaceuticals, Bayer Healthcare, HRA Pharma, Merck, and Population Council; and is on the advisory boards of Bayer Healthcare, Merck, HRA Pharma, and Agile Pharmaceuticals. Peer Reviewer Catherine LeClair, MD, Executive Editor Leslie G. Coplin, Managing Editor Neill Kimball, Associate Editors Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH, Robert L. Coleman, MD, and John C. Hobbins report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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There are no fees for participating and receiving credit for this activity. During the accredited period, participants must read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; study the educational activity; and complete the post-test and the evaluation form. If you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation, your certificate will be available immediately for download in PDF format.

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