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2018 ABOG Reading List—General with Specialties

Maintenance of Certification - Part II - ABC General Obstetrics and Gynecology May 2018


Klebanoff JS, Patel NR, Sloan NL. Utility of anesthetic block for endometrial ablation pain: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Feb;218(2):225.e1-225.e11. (PMID: 29155035)

Uccella S, Malzoni M, Cromi A, et al. Laparoscopic vs transvaginal cuff closure after total laparoscopic hysterectomy: a randomized trial by the Italian Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 May;218(5):500.e1-500.e13. (PMID: 29410107)

McDonald LC, Gerding DN, Johnson S, et al. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Mar 19;66(7):e1-e48. (PMID: 29462280)

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[No authors listed]. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 193: Tubal Ectopic Pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Mar;131(3):e91-e103. (PMID: 29470343 )


Grobman WA, Bailit J, Lai Y, et al. Defining failed induction of labor. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jan;218(1):122.e1-122.e8. (PMID: 29138035)

Committee on Practice Bulletins-Obstetrics. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 189: Nausea And Vomiting Of Pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jan;131(1):e15-e30. (PMID: 29266076)

Quist-Nelson J, de Ruigh AA, Seidler AL, et al. Immediate Delivery Compared With Expectant Management in Late Preterm Prelabor Rupture of Membranes: An Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Feb;131(2):269-279. (PMID: 29324621 )

Hehir MP, Rouse DJ, Miller RS, et al. Second-Stage Duration and Outcomes Among Women Who Labored After a Prior Cesarean Delivery. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Mar;131(3):514-522. (PMID: 29420394)

Berghella V, Ciardulli A, Rust OA, et al. Cerclage for sonographic short cervix in singleton gestations without prior spontaneous preterm birth: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials using individual patient-level data. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov;50(5):569-577. (PMID: 28295722)

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Brown HL, Warner JJ, Gianos E, et al. Promoting Risk Identification and Reduction of Cardiovascular Disease in Women Through Collaboration With Obstetricians and Gynecologists: A Presidential Advisory From the American Heart Association and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Circulation. 2018 May 10. pii: CIR.0000000000000582. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000582. [Epub ahead of print]. (PMID: 29748185)

US Preventive Services Task Force. Screening for Ovarian Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2018 Feb 13;319(6):588-594. (PMID: 29450531)

Bhat A, Reed SD, Unutzer J. The Obstetrician-Gynecologist's Role in Detecting, Preventing, and Treating Depression. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jan;129(1):157-163. (PMID: 27926635)

Kendig S, Keats JP, Hoffman MC, et al. Consensus Bundle on Maternal Mental Health: Perinatal Depression and Anxiety. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Mar;129(3):422-430. (PMID: 28178041)

Falcone T, Flyckt R. Clinical Management of Endometriosis. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Mar;131(3):557-571. (PMID: 29420391)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Moore CA, Staples JE, Dobyns WB, et al. Characterizing the Pattern of Anomalies in Congenital Zika Syndrome for Pediatric Clinicians. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Mar 1;171(3):288-295. (PMID: 27812690)

Emerging Topics

Reddy UM, Davis JM, Ren Z, et al. Opioid Use in Pregnancy, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, and Childhood Outcomes: Executive Summary of a Joint Workshop by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Academy of Pediatrics, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the March of Dimes Foundation. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul;130(1):10-28. (28594753)

Female Pelvic Medicine Reconstructive Surgery

Florian-Rodriguez ME, Hamner JJ, Corton MM. First sacral nerve and anterior longitudinal ligament anatomy: clinical applications during sacrocolpopexy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov;217(5):607.e1-607.e4. (PMID: 28709584)

Pandya LK, Lynch CD, Hundley AF, et al. The incidence of transfusion and associated risk factors in pelvic reconstructive surgery. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov;217(5):612.e1-612.e8. (PMID: 28709582)

Lukacz ES, Antiago-Lastra Y, Albo ME, et al. Urinary Incontinence in Women: A Review. JAMA. 2017 Oct 24;318(16):1592-1604. (PMID: 29067433)

van Gruting IMA, Stankiewicz A, Kluivers K, et al. Accuracy of Four Imaging Techniques for Diagnosis of Posterior Pelvic Floor Disorders. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov;130(5):1017-1024. (PMID: 29016504)

Katrikh AZ, Ettarh R, Kahn MA. Cadaveric Nerve and Artery Proximity to Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation Sutures Placed by a Suture-Capturing Device. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov;130(5):1033-1038. (PMID: 29016507)

Trabuco EC, Linder BJ, Klingele CJ, et al. Two-Year Results of Burch Compared With Midurethral Sling With Sacrocolpopexy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jan;131(1):31-38. (PMID: 29215517)

Warsi QA, Huang AJ, Hess R, et al. Association of Pharmacologic Treatment of Urgency Urinary Incontinence With Sleep Quality and Daytime Sleepiness. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Feb;131(2):204-211. (PMID: 29324595)

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