Due to copyright issues the links to these articles are password protected and are only available to physicians associated with the Mount Carmel Health System.

Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your Mount Carmel Medical ID for the username and password.

The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inc.
Annual Board Certification
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
April 2007 Reading Assignment List


Dildy GA, Scott JR, Saffer CS, Belfort MA. An effective pressure pack for severe pelvic hemorrhage. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Nov;108(5):1222-6. PMID: 17077246

Fiscella K, Eisinger SH, Meldrum S, Feng C, Fisher SG, Guzick DS. Effect of mifepristone for symptomatic leiomyomata on quality of life and uterine size: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Dec;108(6):1381-7. PMID: 17138770

Gradishar WJ, Cella D. Selective estrogen receptor modulators and prevention of invasive breast cancer. JAMA 2006 Jun 21;295(23):2784-6. PMID: 16754726

Handel N, Silverstein MJ. Breast cancer diagnosis and prognosis in augmented women. Plast Reconstr Surg 2006 Sep;118(3):587-93; discussion 594-6. PMID: 16932162

Jordan S, Green A, Webb P. Benign epithelial ovarian tumours—cancer precursors or markers for ovarian cancer risk? Cancer Causes Control 2006 Jun;17(5):623-32. Review. PMID: 16633908

[Please contact the library and we will be happy to request a copy of this article for you.]


ACOG Committee on Practice Bulletins. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 77: screening for fetal chromosomal abnormalities. Obstet Gynecol 2007 Jan;109(1):217-27. PMID: 17197615

Basso O, Rasmussen S, Weinberg CR, Wilcox AJ, Irgens LM, Skjaerven R. Trends in fetal and infant survival following preeclampsia. JAMA 2006 Sep 20;296(11):1357-62. Erratum in: JAMA. 2006 Dec 27;296(24):2926. PMID: 16985227

Ehrenberg HM, Mercer BM. Abbreviated postpartum magnesium sulfate therapy for women with mild preeclampsia: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Oct;108(4):833-8. PMID: 17012443

Goldenberg RL, Andrews WW, Faye-Petersen OM, Cliver SP, Goepfert AR, Hauth JC. The Alabama preterm birth study: corticosteroids and neonatal outcomes in 23- to 32-week newborns with various markers of intrauterine infection. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006 Oct;195(4):1020-4. PMID: 17000235

Michalowicz BS, Hodges JS, DiAngelis AJ, Lupo VR, Novak MJ, Ferguson JE, et al. Treatment of periodontal disease and the risk of preterm birth. OPT Study. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 2;355(18):1885-94. PMID: 17079762

Goldenberg RL, Culhane JF. Preterm birth and periodontal disease. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 2;355(18):1925-7. PMID: 17079769

Office Practice

Grady D. Clinical practice. Management of menopausal symptoms. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 30;355(22):2338-47. PMID: 17135587

Wenzel RP, Fowler AA 3rd. Clinical practice. Acute bronchitis. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 16;355(20):2125-30. PMID: 17108344

Nyirjesy P, Peyton C, Weitz MV, Mathew L, Culhane JF. Causes of chronic vaginitis: analysis of a prospective database of affected women. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Nov;108(5):1185-91. PMID: 17077241

Detsky ME, McDonald DR, Baerlocher MO, Tomlinson GA, McCrory DC, Booth CM. Does this patient with headache have a migraine or need neuroimaging? JAMA 2006 Sep 13;296(10):1274-83. PMID: 16968852

Gass M, Dawson-Hughes B. Preventing osteoporosis-related fractures: an overview. Am J Med 2006 Apr;119(4 Suppl 1):S3-S11. PMID: 16563939

The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inc.
Annual Board Certification
Subspecialties in Obstetrics and Gynecology
April 2007 Reading Assignment List

Gynecologic Oncology

Rasila KK, Burger RA, Smith H, Lee FC, Verschraegen C. Angiogenesis in gynecological oncology-mechanism of tumor progression and therapeutic targets. Int J Gynecol Cancer 2005 Sep-Oct;15(5):710-26. PMID: 16174217

Maggioni A, Benedetti Panici P, Dell'Anna T, Landoni F, Lissoni A, et al. Randomised study of systematic lymphadenectomy in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer macroscopically confined to the pelvis. Br J Cancer 2006 Sep 18;95(6):699-704. PMID: 16940979

[Please contact the library and we will be happy to request a copy of this article for you.]

Bell J, Brady MF, Young RC, Lage J, Walker JL, Look KY, et al. Randomized phase III trial of three versus six cycles of adjuvant carboplatin and paclitaxel in early stage epithelial ovarian carcinoma: a Gynecologic Oncology Group study. Gynecologic Oncology Group. Gynecol Oncol 2006 Sep;102(3):432-9. PMID: 16860852

Kris MG, Hesketh PJ, Somerfield MR, Feyer P, Clark-Snow R, Koeller JM, et al. American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline for antiemetics in oncology: update 2006. American Society of Clinical Oncology. J Clin Oncol 2006 Jun 20;24(18):2932-47. Epub 2006 May 22. Erratum in: J Clin Oncol 2006 Nov 20;24(33):5341-2. PMID: 16717289

Trimbos JB, Vergote I, Bolis G, Vermorken JB, Mangioni C, Madronal C, et al. European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer-Adjuvant ChemoTherapy in Ovarian Neoplasm. Impact of adjuvant chemotherapy and surgical staging in early-stage ovarian carcinoma: European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer-Adjuvant ChemoTherapy in Ovarian Neoplasm trial. EORTC-ACTION collaborators. J Natl Cancer Inst 2003 Jan 15;95(2):113-25. PMID: 12529344

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Smith GN, Walker MC, Ohlsson A, O'Brien K, Windrim R. Randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of transdermal nitroglycerin for preterm labor. Canadian Preterm Labour Nitroglycerin Trial Group. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2007 Jan;196(1):37.e1-8. PMID: 17240225

Caughey AB, Hopkins LM, Norton ME. Chorionic villus sampling compared with amniocentesis and the difference in the rate of pregnancy loss. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Sep;108(3 Pt 1):612-6. PMID: 16946222

Eddleman KA, Malone FD, Sullivan L, Dukes K, Berkowitz RL, Kharbutli Y, et al. Pregnancy loss rates after midtrimester amniocentesis. Obstet Gynecol 2006 Nov;108(5):1067-72. PMID: 17077226

Nagel HT, de Haan TR, Vandenbussche FP, Oepkes D, Walther FJ. Long-term outcome after fetal transfusion for hydrops associated with parvovirus B19 infection. Obstet Gynecol 2007 Jan;109(1):42-7. PMID: 17197586

Silver RM. Fetal death. Obstet Gynecol 2007 Jan;109(1):153-67. PMID: 17197601

Thorngren-Jerneck K, Herbst A. Perinatal factors associated with cerebral palsy in children born in Sweden. Obstet Gyneco. 2006 Dec;108(6):1499-505. PMID: 17138786

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Parma P, Radi O, Vidal V, Chaboissier MC, Dellambra E, Valentini S, et al. R-spondin1 is essential in sex determination, skin differentiation and malignancy. Nat Genet 2006 Nov;38(11):1304-9. PMID: 17041600

[Please contact the library and we will be happy to request a copy of this article for you.]

Edwards RD, Moss JG, Lumsden MA, Wu O, Murray LS, Twaddle S, Murray GD. Uterine-artery embolization versus surgery for symptomatic uterine fibroids. Committee of the Randomized Trial of Embolization versus Surgical Treatment for Fbroids. N Engl J Med 2007 Jan 25;356(4):360-70. PMID: 17251532

Diaz A, Laufer MR, Breech LL. Menstruation in girls and adolescents: using the menstrual cycle as a vital sign. American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Adolescence; American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Adolescent Health Care. Pediatrics 2006 Nov;118(5):2245-50. PMID: 17079600

Dahan MH, Goldstein J. Serum sex hormone-binding globulin levels show too much variability to be used effectively as a screening marker for insulin resistance in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Fertil Steril 2006 Oct;86(4):934-41. PMID: 17027360

Meduri G, Massin N, Guibourdenche J, Bachelot A, Fiori O, Kuttenn F, et al. Serum anti-Mullerian hormone expression in women with premature ovarian failure. Hum Reprod 2007 Jan;22(1):117-23. PMID: 16954410

[Please contact the library and we will be happy to request a copy of this article for you.]

Demirol A, Gurgan T. Comparison of different gonadotrophin preparations in intrauterine insemination cycles for the treatment of unexplained infertility: a prospective, randomized study. Hum Reprod 2007 Jan;22(1):97-100. PMID: 16954409

[Please contact the library and we will be happy to request a copy of this article for you.]

Back to the ABOG Reading List Index