Higher risk for problems seen among black women, women with other health conditions.
Many cases of vaginal foreign body are unusual and often difficult to detect.
Patients undergoing robotic hysterectomy were found to report comparable pain scores when receiving celecoxib perioperatively or ketorolac postoperatively.
As healthy levels of folic acid, iodine, magnesium, vitamin D, and iron demonstrate improved outcomes in pregnancy, understanding of the function of these essential nutrients on health would benefit family practitioners caring for women of childbearing age.
Combined hormonal contraception use tied to lower risk; risk down with increasing duration of use.
Researchers concluded that physical activity was not associated with risk for early menopause.
Including Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy in CVD Risk Score Does Not Improve CVD Risk PredictionSeptember 21, 2018
Adding history of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy to the current cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk score does not improve CVD prediction in low-risk women.
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