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2008 Maintainece of Certification — Part II — ABC
July 2008 Reading Assignment List


Falcone T,Walters MD. Hysterectomy for benign disease. Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(3):753-67. PMID: 18310381.

Avidan MS, Zhang L, Burnside BA, Finkel KJ, Searleman AC, Selvidge JA, et al. Anesthesia awareness and the bispectral index. N Engl J Med 2008;358(11):1097-108. PMID: 18337600.

Orser BA. Depth-of-anesthesia monitor and the frequency of intraoperative awareness. N Engl J Med 2008;358(11):1189-91. PMID: 18337608.

Castle PE, Cox JT, Jeronimo J, Solomon D, Wheeler CM, Gravitt PE, et al. An analysis of high-risk human papillomavirus DNA-negative cervical precancers in the ASCUS-LSIL Triage Study (ALTS). Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(4):847-56. PMID: 18378743.

Peterson HB. Sterilization. Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(1):189-203. PMID: 18165410.

van Seters M, van Beurden M, ten Kate FJ, Beckmann I, Ewing PC, Eijkemans MJ, et al. Treatment of vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia with topical imiquimod. N Engl J Med 2008;358(14):1465-73. PMID: 18385498.


Edwards RK, Novak-Weekley SM, Koty PP, Davis T, Leeds LJ,Jordan JA. Rapid group B streptococci screening using a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay. Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(6):1335-41. PMID: 18515517.

Hayes EJ, Paul DA, Stahl GE, Seibel-Seamon J, Dysart K, Leiby BE, et al. Effect of antenatal corticosteroids on survival for neonates born at 23 weeks of gestation. Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(4):921-6. PMID: 18378752.

Rebordosa C, Kogevinas M, Horvath-Puho E, Norgard B, Morales M, Czeizel AE, et al. Acetaminophen use during pregnancy: effects on risk for congenital abnormalities. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(2):178.e1,178.e7. PMID: 18226618.

Xu X, Siefert KA, Jacobson PD, Lori JR, Ransom SB. The effects of medical liability on obstetric care supply in Michigan. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(2):205.e1,205.e9. PMID: 17997388.

Rowan JA, Hague WM, Gao W, Battin MR, Moore MP, MiG Trial Investigators. Metformin versus insulin for the treatment of gestational diabetes. N Engl J Med 2008;358(19):2003-15. PMID: 18463376.

Office Practice/Primary Care

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement. ACOG Committee Opinion No. 400: Technologic advances to reduce medication-related errors. Obstet Gynecol 2008;111(3):795-8. PMID: 18310390.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 83: Management of adnexal masses. Obstet Gynecol 2007;110(1):201-14. PMID: 17601923.

Jacobs DO. Clinical practice. Diverticulitis. N Engl J Med 2007;357(20):2057-66. PMID: 18003962.

Helms DJ, Mosure DJ, Secor WE, Workowski KA. Management of trichomonas vaginalis in women with suspected metronidazole hypersensitivity. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(4):370.e1,370.e7. PMID: 18221927.

Klatsky PC, Tran ND, Caughey AB, Fujimoto VY. Fibroids and reproductive outcomes: a systematic literature review from conception to delivery. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(4):357-66. PMID: 18395031.

Gynecologic Oncology

Mariani A, Dowdy SC, Cliby WA, Gostout BS, Jones MB, Wilson TO, et al. Prospective assessment of lymphatic dissemination in endometrial cancer: a paradigm shift in surgical staging. Gynecol Oncol 2008;109(1):11-8. PMID: 18304622.

Lu KH, Schorge JO, Rodabaugh KJ, Daniels MS, Sun CC, Soliman PT, et al. Prospective determination of prevalence of lynch syndrome in young women with endometrial cancer. J Clin Oncol 2007;25(33):5158-64. PMID: 17925543.

Bartlett JG. Narrative review: the new epidemic of Clostridium difficile-associated enteric disease. Ann Intern Med 2006;145(10):758-64. PMID: 17116920.

Bartel F, Jung J, Bohnke A, Gradhand E, Zeng K, Thomssen C, et al. Both germ line and somatic genetics of the p53 pathway affect ovarian cancer incidence and survival. Clin Cancer Res 2008;14(1):89-96. PMID: 18172257.

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Martin L, Schilder R. Novel approaches in advancing the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer: the role of angiogenesis inhibition. J Clin Oncol 2007;25(20):2894-901. PMID: 17617520.

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Baschat AA, Cosmi E, Bilardo CM, Wolf H, Berg C, Rigano S, et al. Predictors of neonatal outcome in early-onset placental dysfunction. Obstet Gynecol 2007;109(2 Pt 1):253-61. PMID: 17267821.

Eichenwald EC, Stark AR. Management and outcomes of very low birth weight. N Engl J Med 2008;358(16):1700-11. PMID: 18420502.

Goldenberg RL, Andrews WW, Goepfert AR, Faye-Petersen O, Cliver SP, Carlo WA, et al. The Alabama Preterm Birth Study: umbilical cord blood Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis cultures in very preterm newborn infants. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008; 198(1):43.e1,43.e5. PMID: 18166302.

Romero R,Garite TJ. Twenty percent of very preterm neonates (23-32 weeks of gestation) are born with bacteremia caused by genital Mycoplasmas. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(1):1-3. PMID: 18166295.

Guerra B, Simonazzi G, Puccetti C, Lanari M, Farina A, Lazzarotto T, et al. Ultrasound prediction of symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;198(4):380.e1,380.e7. PMID: 18191802.

Norton ME. Genetic screening and counseling. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2008;20(2):157-63. PMID: 18388816.

Tyson JE, Parikh NA, Langer J, Green C, Higgins RD, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network. Intensive care for extreme prematurity—moving beyond gestational age. N Engl J Med 2008;358(16):1672-81. PMID: 18420500.

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Progesterone supplementation during the luteal phase and in early pregnancy in the treatment of infertility: an educational bulletin. The Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. Fertil Steril 2008;89(4):789-92. PMID: 18406835.

Nieman LK, Biller BM, Findling JW, Newell-Price J, Savage MO, Stewart PM, et al. The diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome: an Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2008;93(5):1526-40. PMID: 18334580.

Ceelen M, van Weissenbruch MM, Roos JC, Vermeiden JP, van Leeuwen FE,Delemarre-van de Waal HA. Body composition in children and adolescents born after in vitro fertilization or spontaneous conception. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2007;92(9):3417-23. PMID: 17595253.

Nielsen HS, Andersen AM, Kolte AM,Christiansen OB. A firstborn boy is suggestive of a strong prognostic factor in secondary recurrent miscarriage: a confirmatory study. Fertil Steril 2008;89(4):907-11. PMID: 18222440.

Riccaboni A, Lalatta F, Caliari I, Bonetti S, Somigliana E,Ragni G. Genetic screening in 2,710 infertile candidate couples for assisted reproductive techniques: results of application of Italian guidelines for the appropriate use of genetic tests. Fertil Steril 2008;89(4):800-8. PMID: 17681314.

Kent SC, Gnatuk CL, Kunselman AR, Demers LM, Lee PA,Legro RS. Hyperandrogenism and hyperinsulinism in children of women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a controlled study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2008;93(5):1662-9. PMID: 18270257.

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