June 30th, 2022

Volume 61
Number 2
Lawrence D. Devoe, M.D.

 Original Articles
Meredith Barlow, M.D., Eve Espey, M.D., M.P.H., Lawrence Leeman, M.D., M.P.H., Ariel Scott, M.D., Tony Ogburn, M.D., and Rameet Singh, M.D., M.P.H.
College students who received comprehensive high school sex education have greater satisfaction with their sex education and sexual decision-making than do students who received abstinence-only education.

Benjamin J. Peipert, B.A., Dana Marie Scott, M.D., Kristen A. Matteson, M.D., M.P.H., Melissa A. Clark, Ph.D., Qiuhong Zhao, M.S., and Jeffrey F. Peipert, M.D., Ph.D.
A 2011 survey assessed sexual behaviors and contraceptive use among Brown University undergraduates and compared them to results from previous survey years.

Meredith J. Alston, M.D., Kara Alexandrovic, M.D., Norma Stiglich, M.D., and Torri D. Metz, M.D., M.S.
The use of tocolytics increases the odds of completion of the betamethasone window in an academic safety net hospital among neonates born between 24 and 34 weeks’ gestation.

Barbara Luke, Sc.D., M.P.H., Judy E. Stern, Ph.D., Milton Kotelchuck, Ph.D., M.P.H., Eugene R. Declercq, Ph.D., Marlene Anderka, Sc.D., M.P.H., and Hafsatou Diop, M.D., M.P.H.
Plurality is the predominant assisted reproductive technology treatment risk factor for adverse pregnancy and birth outcomes; it is associated with significant excess maternal and infant morbidity.

Leah McNally, M.D., Diem Huynh, M.S., Jennifer Keller, M.S., Jennifer Dikan, Matthew Rabinowitz, Ph.D., and Ruth B. Lathi, M.D.
Although chromosome testing after miscarriage is rare, many patients desire this information, and its availability should be discussed by medical providers.

Jong-Kil Joo, M.D., Ju-Eun Jeong, M.D., Chang-Won Kim, M.D., and Kyu-Sup Lee, M.D.
Measurement of endometrial volume by 3D ultrasound and uterine vascularity of the endometrium has value in pregnancy prediction in frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles.

Jian-Sheng Ma, M.D., Xia Meia, B.S., Yu-Xia Niu, M.M., Qing-Gang Li, B.S., and Xiu-Fang Jiang, B.S.
The authors discuss the risk factors for succentriate placenta and its significant association with adverse pregnancy outcomes.

Elham Siasi, Ph.D., and Ahmad Aleyasin, Ph.D.
The authors describe an association study of single nucleotide polymorphisms in 4 genes with Iranian infertile men by high resolution melt analysis.

 Clinical Perspectives
Mokerrum F. Malik, M.D., Awoniyi O. Awonuga, M.D., and Cheryl B. Iglesia, M.D.
The authors synopsize the current literature regarding the ethics of informed consent for vaginal delivery and advocate the need for a standardized consent process for vaginal deliveries.

 Case Reports
Gary Levy, M.D., John Elkas, M.D., Alicia Y. Armstrong, M.D., and Lynnette K. Nieman, M.D.
A patient with a 6-year exposure to ulipristal acetate, a selective progesterone receptor modulator, did not go on to develop premalignant or malignant endometrial pathology.

Munawar Hussain, F.C.P.S., M.R.C.O.G., M.Sc., Valentine Akande, M.R.C.O.G, Ph.D., and Uma Gordon, M.D, F.R.C.O.G.
The authors report a very rare case of successful pregnancy and live birth from intracytoplasmic sperm injection of oocytes retrieved after 50 hours of human chorionic gonadotropin injection.

Monica Macatangga, M.D., María De la Calle, M.D., Ph.D., Maria Luisa Torres, M.D., Ph.D., and Jose Luis Bartha, M.D., Ph.D.
The authors present a case of mosaicism in monochorionic twins and emphasize the need for evaluating both fetuses.

Jin Young Bae, M.D., Hyun Hwa Cha, M.D., and Won Joon Seong, M.D.
Fetal spinal postural deformity can be restored to normal after birth.

Jianchun Tu, M.D., Erlei Wang, M.D., and Junkang Shen, M.D.
The application of imaging techniques (ultrasound, CT, and MRI scan) is very useful in hepatic pregnancy for defining the regional anatomy in greater detail and is critical in minimizing surgical injury.

Brianna Lyttle, M.D., and Julia V. Johnson, M.D.
The authors present a case study of a postmenopausal woman with chronic Actinomyces infection and a retained Mersilene cerclage more than 15 years after cerclage placement.

 Letter to the Editors

Sana M. Salih, M.D., M.M.S., Samet Albayrak, M.D., Songwon Seo, M.S., Sarah L. Stewart, B.S., Kristin Bradley, M.D., and David M. Kushner, M.D.


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