According to the Imvexxy prescribing information, women should generally be started at the 4mcg dosage strength with dosage adjustment guided by clinical response.
Although endocrine therapy following surgery is recommended for HR-positive/HER2-negative, axillary node-negative breast cancers, the value of adjuvant chemotherapy in the setting of moderate risk is unclear.
Cesarean delivery frequency may be significantly reduced with induction of labor at 39 weeks in low-risk nulliparous expectant mothers.
Men had larger reductions in metabolic syndrome Z-score, C-peptide, fat mass, heart rate.
Investigators examined the relationship between menstrual cycle characteristics in adolescence and early adulthood and the risk for early natural menopause.
However, increased vitamin D levels in early pregnancy not correlated with reduced pregnancy loss.
ROM tests are used to aid in diagnosing ruptured membranes in pregnant women through analysis of vaginal secretions.
The insulin sensitivity in post- and premenopausal women along with lipid deposition in the liver and skeletal muscle was examined.
High total HDL cholesterol in postmenopausal women may mask heart disease risk.
International evidence-based guidelines include 166 recommendations and practice points to improve health outcomes of women with PCOS.
Numerous cases of vaginal burns or scarring have been linked to the procedures.
Studies conducted in people have mixed results, with some indication of increased risk of ovarian cancer.
Vaccinated women and girls living with HIV may be at greater risk for HPV vaccine failure compared with women and girls without HIV.
Ribociclib approved in combo with AI as endocrine tx for HR-positive, HER2-negative advanced breast CA.
The Kaiser Family Foundation recently released results from a new poll examining the public's view on women's issues.
No significant difference was identified in combination CA125/CEA ratio vs CEA alone in distinguishing ovarian neoplasms from ovarian metastases.
Study patients who received Avastin plus chemotherapy followed by Avastin alone, had a greater median PFS vs patients who received chemotherapy alone (18.2 months vs 12 months; hazard ratio [HR] 0.62, 95% CI, 0.52-0.75; P<.0001).
Women prescribed long- vs short-term opioids for chronic musculoskeletal pain may be at increased risk for menopause and abnormal menstruation.
In New Zealand, large proportion did not receive event debrief, referral to social support or specialist
Researchers assessed the effect of testosterone, estradiol, dehydroepiandrosterone, and sex hormone-binding globulin levels on coronary heart disease, heart failure, and cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women.
Fetal genetic score for birth weight affects fetal growth at various maternal fasting plasma glucose levels.
The FDA approval was supported by findings from a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study that evaluated Imvexxy (4mcg and 10mcg) vs placebo from baseline to week 12.
Recommendations focus on policies to improve health outcomes, including training for clinicians
A physician report indicates that 4 placebo (non-hormonal) capsules were placed in the first 4 days of therapy instead of active capsules.
Investigators sought to determine whether both restrictive and purging types of anorexia nervosa effect bone metabolism.
Impact of medications on mother-infant dyad should be considered, as many women breastfeed
Computer analysis is not better than human clinical evaluation when it comes to measuring breast densityMay 03, 2018
Similar associations were observed with clinical BI-RADS and automated BI-RADS with respect to interval and screen-detected cancer.
A large number of non-pregnant women of child-bearing age have untreated depression.
Breastfeeding duration and frequency may help reduce hypertension risks.
In this 30-year prospective cohort study, self-reported duration of lactation in women of childbearing age was associated with a lower risk of development of diabetes.