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2009 ABOG Reading List—General with Specialties
Maintenance of Certification - Part II - ABC General Obstetrics and Gynecology
April 2009


Visco AG and Advincula AP: Robotic gynecologic surgery, Obstet Gynecol 2008(Dec); 112(6):1369-84 (PMID 19037049)

ACOG Comm Opin #412: Aromatase inhibitors in gynecologic practice, Obstet Gynecol 2008(Aug); 112(2 Pt 1):405-7 (PMID 18669744)

Donders G, Bellen G, Byttebier G, et al: Individualized decreasing-dose maintenance fluconazole regimen for recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (ReCiDiF trial), Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008(Dec); 199(6):613.e1-9 (PMID 18976735)

Subak LL, Wing R, West DS, et al: Weight loss to treat urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women, N Engl J Med 2009(Jan); 360(5):481-90 (PMID 19179316)

Walsh C, Scaife C, Hopf H: Prevention and management of surgical site infections in morbidly obese women, Obstet Gynecol 2009(Feb); 113(2 Pt 1):411-5 (PMID 19155915)


ACOG Prac Bull #100: Critical care in pregnancy, Obstet Gynecol 2009(Feb); 113(2 Pt 1):443-50 (PMID 19155919)

Tita ATN, Rouse DJ, Blackwell S, et al: Emerging concepts in antibiotic prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: A systematic review, Obstet Gynecol 2009(Mar); 113(3):675-82 (PMID 19300334)

Duff P, Barth WH Jr, Post MD: Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital, Case 4-2009. A 39-year-old pregnant woman with fever after a trip to Africa, N Engl J Med 2009(Jan); 360(5):508-16 (PMID 19179319)

ACOG Prac Bull #102: Management of stillbirth, Obstet Gynecol 2009(Mar); 113(3):748-61 (PMID 19300347)

Kahn SR, Platt R, McNamara H, et al: Inherited thrombophilia and preeclampsia within a multicenter cohort: The Montreal Preeclampsia Study, Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009(Feb); 200(2):151.e1-9 (PMID 19070828)

Office Practice (incl. Cross Content & Primary Care)

Glezen WP: Prevention and treatment of seasonal influenza, N Engl J Med 2008(Dec); 359(24):2579-85 (PMID 19073977)

Buchholz TA: Radiation therapy for early-stage breast cancer after breast-conserving surgery, N Engl J Med 2009(Jan): 360(1):63-70 (PMID 19118305)

ACOG Comm Opin #426: The role of transvaginal ultrasonography in the evaluation of postmenopausal bleeding, Obstet Gynecol 2009(Feb);113(2 Pt 1):462-4 (PMID 19155921)

Moscicki AB, Ma Y, Wibbelsman C, et al: Risks for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 3 among adolescents and young women with abnormal cytology, Obstet Gynecol 2008(Dec);112(6):1335-42 (PMID 19037044)

ACOG Prac Bull #91: Treatment of urinary tract infections in nonpregnant women, Obstet Gynecol 2008(Mar);111(3): 785-94 (PMID 18310389)

Gynecology Oncology
April 2009

Merritt WM, Lin YG, Han LY, et al: Dicer, Drosha, and outcomes in patients with ovarian cancer, N Engl J Med 2008(Dec); 359(25):2641-50 (PMID 19092150)

The ASTEC/EN.5 Study Group, Blake P, Swart AM, et al: Adjuvant external beam radiotherapy in the treatment of endometrial cancer (MRC ASTEC and NCIC CTG EN.5 randomised trials): Pooled trial results, systematic review, and meta-analysis, Lancet 2009(Jan);373(9658):137-46 (PMID 19070891)

Schwarz JK, Siegel BA, Dehdashti F, Grigsby PW: Association of posttherapy positron emission tomography with tumor response and survival in cervical carcinoma, JAMA 2007(Nov);298(19)2289-95 (PMID 18029833)

ASTEC Study Group, Kitchener H, Swart AM, et al: Efficacy of systematic pelvic lymphadenectomy in endometrial cancer (MRC ASTEC trial): A randomised study, Lancet 2009(Jan);373(9658):125-36 (PMID 19070889)

Benedetti Panici P, Basile S, Maneschi F, et al: Systematic pelvic lymphadenectomy vs. no lymphadenectomy in early-stage endometrial carcinoma: Randomized clinical trial, J Natl Cancer Inst 2008(Dec);100(23):1707-16 (PMID 19033573)

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Maternal-Fetal Medicine
April 2009

The HAPO Study Cooperative Research Group, Metzger BE, Lowe LP, Dyer AR, et al: Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes, N Engl J Med 2008(May);358(19):1991-2002 (PMID 18463375)

Ecker JL and Greene MF: Gestational diabetes—setting limits, exploring treatments (editorial), N Engl J Med 2008(May);358(19):2061-3 (PMID 18463383)

Tita ATN, Landon MB, Spong CY, et al: Timing of elective repeat cesarean delivery at term and neonatal outcomes, N Engl J Med 2009(Jan);360(2):111-20 (PMID 19129525)

Kenyon S, Pike K, Jones DR, et al: Childhood outcomes after prescription of antibiotics to pregnant women with spontaneous preterm labour: 7-year follow-up of the ORACLE II trial, Lancet 2008(Oct);372(9646):1319-27 (PMID 18804276)

Habli M, O'Brien T, Nowack E, et al: Peripartum cardiomyopathy: Prognostic factors for long-term maternal outcome, Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008(Oct);199(4):415.e1-5 (PMID 18722572)

Fox NS, Laughon SK, Bender SD, et al: Anti-factor Xa plasma levels in pregnant women receiving low molecular weight heparin thromboprophylaxis, Obstet Gynecol 2008(Oct);112(4);884-9 (PMID 18827132)

Maggard MA, Yermilov I, Li Z, et al: Pregnancy and fertility following bariatric surgery: A systematic review, JAMA 2008(Nov);300(19):2286-96 (PMID 19017915)

Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility
April 2009

Hoeger K, Davidson K, Kochman L, et al: The impact of metformin, oral contraceptives, and lifestyle modification on polycystic ovary syndrome in obese adolescent women in two randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials, J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2008(Nov);93(11):4299-306 (PMID 18728175)

Sathyapalan T, Kilpatrick ES, Coady AM, Atkin SL: The effect of atorvastatin in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study, J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2009(Jan);94(1):103-8 (PMID 18940877)

Chlebowski RT, Kuller LH, Prentice RL, et al: Breast cancer after use of estrogen plus progestin in postmenopausal women, N Engl J Med 2009(Feb);360(6):573-87 (PMID 19196674)

The Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine: Obesity and reproduction: An educational bulletin, Fertil Steril 2008(Nov);90(5 Suppl):S21-9 (PMID 19007633)

Dovey S, Sneeringer RM, Penzias AS: Clomiphene citrate and intrauterine insemination: Analysis of more than 4100 cycles, Fertil Steril 2008(Dec);90(6):2281-6 (PMID 18191842)

Nelson LM: Primary ovarian insufficiency, N Engl J Med 2009(Feb);360(6):606-14 (PMID 19196677)

This list was obtained from the MEDLIB-L Archives.

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