Enhanced Leiomyoma Cell Response to Osmotic Stress is Central to Mechanism of GnRH Analogue Treatment, presented by Desiree M. McCarthy-Keith, MD, MPH
NICHD, Endometriosis, and Female Infertility Research
How do hormone levels affect women’s reactions to emotional stimuli? Researchers from the University of Vermont are attempting to answer this question by studying women’s brains using functional MRI (fMRI) during different stages of their menstrual cycles The results of their study were presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Annual Meeting.
New research from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development confirms the need for H1N1 vaccines in women before undergoing infertility treatment.
Research presented at the Annual American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Meeting in Denver shows that physicians currently lack the tools and information needed when working with patients with low sexual desire.
More reproductive-age women with a diagnosis of cancer are receiving fertility preservation counseling from their doctors—but how many of those patients then decide to undergo fertility preservation? And how does their decision impact them later in life?
William Kutteh, MD, seems confounded by physicians who don’t believe in screening for and treating autoimmunity following recurrent pregnancy loss. “This is not a religious conversion event,” he said, concluding his remarks on the topic at the 2010 American Society for Reproductive Medicine meeting. “There’s a lot of data.”
Alan Penzias, MD, offered other physicians advice on recruiting staff at the 2010 American Society for Reproductive Medicine meeting.