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Perinatal HBV: Timely Immunoprophylaxis Effective

20 aprill, 2015 - 20:04
Maternal antiviral therapy may be the next step for further decreasing perinatal HBV infections.
Medscape Medical News

20 Years Since BRCA2: Where Are We Now in Cancer Screening?

17 aprill, 2015 - 19:30
Eric Topol speaks with singer, songwriter, and oncologic scientist Nazneen Rahman on the importance of understanding the genetics of cancer.
Medscape

Cesarean Without Labor Safest for Breech Delivery

17 aprill, 2015 - 17:25
A large, population-based study has shown fewer adverse outcomes with cesarean delivery vs either cesarean delivery during labor or vaginal delivery for breech presentation.
Medscape Medical News

Younger Moms Have Shorter Gap Between Babies

17 aprill, 2015 - 17:25
US mothers have about a 24-month gap between pregnancies, although the gap tends to be shorter in younger mothers, new data suggest.
Medscape Medical News

Maternal Duplication Mimics Fetal Trisomy in DNA Screen

16 aprill, 2015 - 21:36
Duplications in maternal DNA were mistaken for fetal trisomies in cell-free DNA-based noninvasive prenatal screening; experts emphasize the need for confirmatory testing.
Medscape Medical News

Angelina Jolie Pitt Brings Awareness to HRT Use in BRCA Carriers

15 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
Dr Kaunitz discusses the use of hormone replacement therapy after oophorectomy in light of the actress' recent announcement.
Medscape Ob/Gyn

Gestational Diabetes Before 26 Weeks May Raise Autism Risk

15 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
This observational study found that exposure to high levels of in utero glucose in early pregnancy was associated with a greater risk for autism syndrome disorder.
Medscape Medical News

FDA Panel Backs New Safety Warning on Two Diabetes Drugs

15 aprill, 2015 - 03:26
There was no consensus on whether an increased risk for heart failure was a class-wide effect for saxagliptin and alogliptin, but overall CV safety got high marks.
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Guidelines Updated on Thromboembolic Disease in Pregnancy

14 aprill, 2015 - 19:38
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has released updated guidelines on preventing and treating thromboembolic disease in pregnancy.
Medscape Medical News

Early Ovarian Cancer Increases Risk of Other Malignancies

13 aprill, 2015 - 21:39
Ovarian cancer in childhood and adolescence increases the risk of second primary tumors and lymphoma, according to a new study.
Reuters Health Information

Disrupting Prenatal Care -- A Revolution Is Underway

13 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
Dr Diana Bianchi explains how noninvasive prenatal testing using cell-free DNA is changing the paradigm for prenatal care and fetal screening.
Medscape

Pregnant Women Pass on Opioid Addiction to Infants

13 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
Almost 30% of women have filled an opioid pain reliever prescription during pregnancy, significantly increasing the risk for infant withdrawal syndrome.
Medscape Medical News

Red Flags for Human Trafficking

13 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
Trafficked people can easily go unrecognized, unless you know the signs. Dr Mishori explains how to identify victims and how to respond.
Medscape Family Medicine

Breast Cancer Costs Go Up, but So Does Survival

13 aprill, 2015 - 19:35
The cost of treating breast cancer has increased substantially, but so have 5-year survival rates for patients with stage II and III disease.
Medscape Medical News

Which Women Are the Best Candidates for HRT?

10 aprill, 2015 - 21:32
Dr JoAnn Manson describes how to stratify risk in menopausal women seeking hormone therapy for symptom relief.
Medscape Ob/Gyn

OK Set to Join KS in Banning Flashpoint Abortion Procedure

10 aprill, 2015 - 21:32
The Oklahoma Senate on Wednesday passed a ban on the main procedure used for second trimester abortions (dilation and evacuation), a day after neighboring Kansas became the first state to ban the practice that its critics call "dismemberment abortions."
Reuters Health Information

Breast Cancer Guidelines Compared: ESMO vs NCCN

10 aprill, 2015 - 01:24
A novel comparison found a lot of similarities but plenty of discrepancies.
Medscape Medical News

Kansas First State to Ban a 2nd Trimester Abortion Procedure

10 aprill, 2015 - 01:24
Kansas became the first state to ban a common second trimester abortion procedure when Governor Sam Brownback, a Republican, on Tuesday signed into a law an act to halt what lawmakers said are "dismemberment abortions."
Reuters Health Information

Commentary: Arizona Law Forces Ob/Gyns to Lie to Patients

8 aprill, 2015 - 23:26
Doctors are now required to tell women about 'abortion reversal.'
Medscape Ob/Gyn

Risk for Preterm Delivery Higher Among Mothers Born Preterm

8 aprill, 2015 - 21:22
Mothers born prematurely are at a greater risk of giving birth early; the earlier mother's birth, the greater the risk for premature delivery.
Medscape Medical News