Of the top 10 surgical procedures that are decreasing at the greatest rate, 4 of them are related to obstetrics and gynecology.
Nearly 1 in 5 hysterectomies for benign indications were unnecessary, and nearly 2 in 5 had unsupportive pathology in women younger than 40.
From surgical staplers to birthing simulator updates, 2014 brought many new innovations for obstetrics and gynecology.
Removal of the ovaries and fallopian tubes at the time of a hysterectomy doesn't increase the risk of pelvic organ prolapse, new research finds.
With this new FDA guidance, the group of women for whom laparoscopic power morcellation remains an appropriate treatment option is quite narrowed.
What does a cholesterol medication have to do with uterine fibroid tumors? New animal research explains one drug's effect on uterine leiomyoma cells.
Ever wonder about investing in 3D technology, the best candidates for LESS, and the utility of dual-function instruments? Here's one OB/GYN's opinion.
Two studies show that the emotional impact of uterine fibroids is significant but support is lacking, especially in African American women.
Evidence is mounting that robotic surgeons of any training level show significant improvement after a formal skill assessment process.
Look no further: The North American Menopause Society has issued recommendations that offer the latest information for managing a woman's health through menopause.