Most of Top Jobs of 2015 Are in Health Care
A new report shows that 7 of the top 10 jobs for 2015 are in health care. And physician tops the list of best-paying jobs. Is your job in the top 10?
Women Unite to March for Endometriosis Awareness
Successful endometriosis awareness campaigns are the key to beginning to control the disease, says Camran Nezhat, MD. Earlier diagnosis means a sooner return to a pain-free life for our patients.
AAGL 2013: Hysteroscopic Chromopertubation for Assessing Tubal Patency?
Chromopertubation is typically performed laparoscopically. However, hysteroscopic chromopertubation may spare patients from multiple procedures. But is it accurate?
AAGL 2013: Single-Port Surgery Feasible, Safe for Many Gynecologic Cancer Patients
The surgical outcomes of single port pelvic surgeries (SiPPS) for a variety of gynecologic oncology indications are similar to those of traditional laparoscopic techniques.
AAGL 2013: Laparoscopy Is Feasible for Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy, Massive Hemoperitoneum
Laparoscopy for ruptured ectopic pregnancy and massive intra-abdominal bleeding was associated with shorter operative time and less intraoperative blood loss than laparotomy.
Robotic, Abdominal Myomectomy Equally Effective
Robotic-assisted laparoscopic myomectomy and abdominal myomectomy to manage uterine fibroids were equally effective in improving symptoms, but each procedure has its own benefits.
Does LESS Produce Better Outcomes Than Conventional Laparoscopy?
There is little difference in the effectiveness and safety of laparoendoscopic single-site surgery and conventional laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of gynecological diseases.
Hysteroscopic Removal of Calcified Fragments
This patient presented with 18 months of secondary infertility following a second trimester dilation and extraction.
Postsurgical Levonorgestrel IUD Improves Endometriosis Symptoms
The use of a postoperative levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device reduces the recurrence of painful periods in women with endometriosis.
The First Robotic Abdominal Cervical Cerclage in Pregnancy
In a groundbreaking procedure, robotically assisted, ultrasound-guided laparoscopic surgery was performed successfully to tighten an incompetent cervix.