American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting

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Women unlikely to adhere to screening guidelines after HPV vaccination

May 18, 2017
Women who have received the HPV vaccination were less likely to adhere to cervical cancer screening guidelines, suggesting an unintended consequence…
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Uterine anomalies associated with hypertensive disorders during pregnancy

May 12, 2017
Pregnant women with a uterine anomaly were more likely to have a hypertensive disorder than those without a uterine anomaly, according to data…
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Hormonal contraceptives do not increase recurrence of breast cancer, mortality

May 12, 2017
Breast cancer survivors who used hormonal contraception did not have an increased risk for recurrence or mortality compared with those who did not…
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HIV testing lacking in pregnant women

June 9, 2016
Testing for HIV during pregnancy is "grossly underperformed," according to preliminary data presented at the Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting…
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Half of pregnancy-related death from obstetric hemorrhage preventable

June 9, 2016
Researchers found that many cases of pregnancy-related mortality from hemorrhage were potentially preventable, according to data presented at the…
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SSRIs associated with increased risk of low Apgar scores

June 8, 2016
Researchers found that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors were associated with a risk of Apgar scores less than 7, according to data presented…
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Maternal, neonatal complications rise with increasing BMI

June 7, 2016
Prepregnancy BMI was associated with increased rates of obstetric complications, according to data presented at the Annual Clinical and Scientific…
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Novel prenatal care model with home monitoring improved satisfaction, reduced office visits

June 3, 2016
A new prenatal care program that decreased office visits was found to increase patient satisfaction, according to data presented at the Annual…
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Postpartum readmissions increased from 2004 to 2011

June 1, 2016
The rate of postpartum readmissions increased nearly 0.5% during the course of 7 years, according to data presented at the Annual Clinical and…
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Prevention strategies critical for those at risk for anencephaly

May 31, 2016
Preconception counseling and other primary and secondary prevention strategies targeting populations at risk for anencephaly are important to protect…
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