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CDC releases new guidelines for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections.

23 Jul, 2021 | 10:41h | UTC

Table of Contents: Sexually Transmitted Infections Treatment Guidelines, 2021

Guideline: Sexually Transmitted Infections Treatment Guidelines, 2021 – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Related (just released): WHO Guidelines for the management of symptomatic sexually transmitted infections.

 

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WHO Guidelines for the management of symptomatic sexually transmitted infections.

22 Jul, 2021 | 10:54h | UTC

Guidelines for the management of symptomatic sexually transmitted infections – World Health Organization

News release: Launch WHO guidelines for the management of symptomatic sexually transmitted infection – World Health Organization

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Systematic review: Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy.

22 Jul, 2021 | 10:45h | UTC

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

 


Expert review | Postpartum preeclampsia or eclampsia: defining its place and management among the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.

21 Jul, 2021 | 10:37h | UTC

Postpartum preeclampsia or eclampsia: defining its place and management among the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy – American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Cohort study: Pfizer/BioNTech COVID vaccine associated with 78% lower risk of Covid-19 in pregnancy.

14 Jul, 2021 | 11:20h | UTC

Between BNT162b2 Vaccination and Incidence of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Pregnant Women – JAMA

Commentary: Pfizer COVID vaccine shows 78% efficacy in pregnancy – CIDRAP

 


Global burden of cancer attributable to alcohol consumption – “Globally, an estimated 741.300, or 4·1% of all new cases of cancer in 2020 were attributable to alcohol consumption”.

14 Jul, 2021 | 11:07h | UTC

Global burden of cancer in 2020 attributable to alcohol consumption: a population-based study – The Lancet Oncology

News release: Alcohol consumption linked to more than 740,000 new cancer cases in 2020 – The Lancet

Commentaries: Alcohol caused 740,000 cancer cases globally last year – study – The Guardian AND Expert reaction to study of alcohol and cancer – Science Media Centre

 


Review: Diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of adenomyosis.

14 Jul, 2021 | 11:01h | UTC

Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Adenomyosis – JAMA (free for a limited period)

 


Top 10 pearls for the recognition, evaluation, and management of maternal sepsis.

13 Jul, 2021 | 09:25h | UTC

Top 10 Pearls for the Recognition, Evaluation, and Management of Maternal Sepsis – Obstetrics & Gynecology

 


Review: Diagnosis and Management of Infertility.

12 Jul, 2021 | 01:34h | UTC

Diagnosis and Management of Infertility: A Review – JAMA (free for a limited period)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Podcast | Heavy menstrual bleeding, anticoagulation & coagulopathy in menstruating patients.

9 Jul, 2021 | 09:56h | UTC

#280 Heavy Menstrual Bleeding, Anticoagulation & Coagulopathy in Menstruating Patients – The Curbsiders

 


Clinical guidelines for female lower urinary tract symptoms.

8 Jul, 2021 | 08:44h | UTC

Clinical Guidelines for Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms – International Journal of Urology

 


RCOG Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccination in Pregnancy.

7 Jul, 2021 | 08:53h | UTC

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccination in Pregnancy – Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

See also: Resources and FAQs – Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

 

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New WHO recommendations for screening to prevent cervical cancer – the new guideline recommends an HPV DNA based test every 5 years as the preferred method, rather than visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) or cytology (Pap smear).

7 Jul, 2021 | 08:51h | UTC

News release: New recommendations for screening and treatment to prevent cervical cancer – World Health Organization

See guidance: WHO guideline for screening and treatment of cervical pre-cancer lesions for cervical cancer prevention – World Health Organization

 

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RCT: Pectoral nerve blocks for breast augmentation surgery.

7 Jul, 2021 | 08:41h | UTC

Pectoral Nerve Blocks for Breast Augmentation Surgery: A Randomized, Double-blind, Dual-centered Controlled Trial – Anesthesiology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

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Pregnancy in congenital heart disease: risk prediction and counseling.

6 Jul, 2021 | 09:57h | UTC

Pregnancy in congenital heart disease: risk prediction and counselling – Heart

 

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M-A: Pregnancy After Breast Cancer – “These results provide reassuring evidence on the safety of conceiving in BC survivors”.

6 Jul, 2021 | 09:55h | UTC

Pregnancy After Breast Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – Journal of Clinical Oncology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

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RCT showed improved outcomes with fetal surgery for severe left diaphragmatic hernia.

5 Jul, 2021 | 01:53h | UTC

Randomized Trial of Fetal Surgery for Severe Left Diaphragmatic Hernia – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text – Full text can be found here)

Commentary: Fetal Surgery Boosts Survival for Babies With Severe Birth Defect – MedPage Today (free registration required)

 


RCT: Prophylactic manual rotation of occiput posterior and transverse positions was associated with a reduced risk of operative delivery.

5 Jul, 2021 | 01:28h | UTC

Prophylactic manual rotation of occiput posterior and transverse positions to decrease operative delivery: the PROPOP randomized clinical trial – American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 


Widespread implementation of a low-cost telehealth service in the delivery of antenatal care during the COVID-19 pandemic enabled the reduction of in-person consultations by 50% without compromising pregnancy outcomes.

2 Jul, 2021 | 11:26h | UTC

Widespread implementation of a low-cost telehealth service in the delivery of antenatal care during the COVID-19 pandemic: an interrupted time-series analysis – The Lancet

Commentary: Expanding the concept of safety in antenatal care provision – The Lancet

 


RCT: Similar outcomes with 5 vs. 2 years of zoledronate treatment following adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer.

1 Jul, 2021 | 09:50h | UTC

Outcomes With 5 vs 2 Years of Zoledronate Treatment Following Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Early Breast Cancer – The ASCO Post

Original Study: Prognosis of Patients With Early Breast Cancer Receiving 5 Years vs 2 Years of Adjuvant Bisphosphonate Treatment: A Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Oncology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 


Putting people first in managing their health: new WHO guideline on self-care interventions – “Whether it’s for their experience of pregnancy and childbirth; managing fertility intentions, preventing sexually transmitted infections; enjoying better sexual health of themselves or their partner, or self-monitoring their blood pressure, access to quality self-care interventions can help meet people’s many health needs and rights”.

28 Jun, 2021 | 09:40h | UTC

News release: Putting people first in managing their health: new WHO guideline on self-care interventions – World Health Organization

See guidance: WHO consolidated guideline on self-care interventions for health

 

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Guideline | Perimenopause and Postmenopause – Diagnosis and Interventions.

28 Jun, 2021 | 09:32h | UTC

Perimenopause and Postmenopause – Diagnosis and Interventions. Guideline of the DGGG and OEGGG (S3-Level, AWMF Registry Number 015-062, September 2020) – Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd

 


Systematic review: low‐dose oral misoprostol probably has many benefits over other methods for labor induction.

24 Jun, 2021 | 09:44h | UTC

Low‐dose oral misoprostol for induction of labour – Cochrane Library

 


WHO: Caesarean section rates continue to rise, amid growing inequalities in access.

18 Jun, 2021 | 08:23h | UTC

Caesarean section rates continue to rise, amid growing inequalities in access – World Health Organization

Original study: Trends and projections of caesarean section rates: global and regional estimates – BMJ Global Health

 

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Review: chronic pelvic pain in women.

17 Jun, 2021 | 09:36h | UTC

Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women: A Review – JAMA (free for a limited period)

Audio clinical review: Diagnosis and Clinical Care of Women With Chronic Pelvic Pain

 


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