In May 2018, ACP published a position paper in Annals of Internal Medicine on women's health policy in the United States, which stated that “internists are well-suited to provide ... high-quality women's health care and that clinicians in all
Researchers at Kaiser Permanente studied nearly 190,000 women who received at least one of the three doses of HPV4 from August 2006 to March 2008 and looked for emergency department ... Previous research showed that girls are more likely than adult women
She coauthored ACP's recent clinical guideline on nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women, published in the Sept. ... About 20% of incontinence in older women will be cured by that approach alone.
Sen. Ted Kennedy's health care reform bill includes good ideas but attempts to do too much. ... Women's Health. Gynecology rules, but birth process is more boredom than miracle.
That's about what happens when women aren't screened at all. That wasn't the worst of it, however. ... Better Health's mission is to support and promote health care professional bloggers, provide insightful and trustworthy health commentary, and help to
This study points to the fact that we have been over testing normal women who would not develop significant bone loss. ... They only studied women with normal or slightly low bone mineral density (BMD).
The vaccination effectively prevents cervical cancer in women (if given to them before they become sexually active). ... Both men and women can develop cancers of the head and neck from HPV infection.
Lest you think I'm picking on women, I feel the same way about the PSA test for men. ... I wish we had a screening test. But checking CA-125 in well women is a recipe for medical churn.
QD: News Every Day--Insurers will have to cover women's preventive services. ... The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will require by August 2012 that women receive preventive health services such as contraception, lactation support and
Mao, MD, an epidemiologist and assistant professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at Penn's Abrahamson Cancer Center. ... chief of women's health at the University of Pittsburgh.