May 28th, 2018

Volume 59
Number 2
Lawrence D. Devoe, M.D.

 Original Articles
Sarah L. Goff, M.D., Alexander Knee, M.S., Michelle Morello, R.N., B.S.N., Daniel Grow, M.D., and Fadi Bsat, M.D.
Inpatient obstetric handoff communication quality may vary based on time of day and provider type.

Jill Attaman, M.D., Laura K. Arbogast, M.S., Chad I. Friedman, M.D., and Douglas R. Danforth, Ph.D.
Treatment with GnRH antagonists variably reduces primordial follicle reserve in nonhuman primates.

Debra S. Heller, M.D., and Valerie A. Fitzhugh, M.D.
Endometriosis of the abdominal wall is infrequently suspected prior to surgery.

Kerri S. Bevis, M.D., Larry C. Kilgore, M.D., Ronald D. Alvarez, M.D., J. Michael Straughn, Jr., M.D., and Charles A. Leath, III, M.D.
The addition of megestrol acetate to combination paclitaxel and carboplatin may be a reasonable treatment strategy for patients with recurrent or advanced primary endometrial cancer.

Casey L. Swanson, PA-C, Jdee A. Rueter, R.N., Janet E. Olson, Ph.D., Amy L. Weaver, M.S., and C. Robert Stanhope, M.D.
Modified vestibulectomy provides effective management for provoked vestibulodynia in women for whom medical treatment has failed.

Arielle M. Allen, D.O., S. Abbas Shobeiri, M.D., Lieschen H. Quiroz, M.D., D. Nelson Fong, M.D., and Mikio A. Nihira, M.D., M.P.H.
Obstetrician/gynecologists in the United States exhibit common practice patterns for the repair of third and fourth degree obstetric lacerations.

Gilbert G. G. Donders, M.D., Ph.D., and Gert Bellen, R.N.
Von Frey filaments are not suitable to assess pain in women with focal provoked vulvodynia.

Sheila Behimehr, B.S.N., R.N., Drew A. Curtis, Ph.D., Rachel L. Curtis, L.S.S.P., and Christian L. Hart, Ph.D.
Thus study examines public perceptions of healthcare providersí responsibility in recognizing, screening, discussing, and making referrals for postpartum depression.

Ernest I. Kohorn, M.A., M.Chir. (Cantab), F.R.C.S., F.R.C.O.G., F.A.C.O.G.
The results of a worldwide survey of treating 26,153 patients with gestational trophoblastic disease from 32 centers in 17 countries are presented.

Xiaohui Jia, B.Sc. (Clinical Medicine)
The author investigates the significance of amniotic fluid IL-8 and Annexin A2 levels in the prediction of preterm delivery within 2 weeks in patients with preterm labor and preterm premature rupture of membranes.

Gengxiang Wu, M.D., Jing Yang, Ph.D., Wangming Xu, Ph.D., Tailang Yin, Ph.D., Yujie Zou, M.D., and Yaqin Wang, M.D.
Cutoff b-hCG values on day 12 after embryo transfer of multiple pregnancy, ectopic pregnancy, and miscarriage were 239, 91, and 143 IU/L, respectively.

Hagai Amsalem, M.D., Clive J. Aldrich, M.D., Marilynne Oskamp, RNEC, M.Sc., Rory Windrim, M.D., and Dan Farine, M.D.
Postpartum uterine pressure measurements following oxytocin and carbetocin administration showed that carbetocin had a more sustained effect on both amplitude and frequency of contractions.

 Case Reports
Erika Schneider, M.D., Shireen Madani Sims, M.D., and John D. Davis, M.D.
The case of an unusual-appearing suburethral diverticulum resulting from repetitive self-induced trauma is reported.

Naoko Sasamoto, M.D., Yutaka Ueda, M.D., Ph.D., Kyoka Amemiya, M.D., Ph.D., Takayuki Enomoto, M.D., Ph.D., Eiichi Morii, M.D., Ph.D., and Kazushige Adachi, M.D., Ph.D
A case of endometrial adenocarcinoma arising in a Turnerís syndrome patient is reported, and the association of spontaneous menstruation and development of endometrial adenocarcinoma in Turnerís syndrome is reviewed.

John P. Barrett, M.D., Anita Ramlall, M.D., Therese Kirsch, M.D., and Daniel Artiles-Martinez, M.D.
Pulmonary artery dissection should be part of the differential diagnosis of chest pain in pregnancy complicated by pulmonary hypertension.


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