Explore the latest in gynecology, including recent advances in cancer screening, family planning, management of menopause symptoms, and more.
This Medical News article is an interview with Leana Wen, MD, the new president of Planned Parenthood.
This Medical Letter review summarizes doses and formulations of Imvexxy, an estradiol softgel vaginal insert that was recently approved to treat moderate to severe dyspareunia due to vulvovaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women.
This JAMA Patient Page describes genital warts and their cause, risk factors, treatment, and prevention.
This Teachable Moment describes a previously healthy woman with persistent Trichomonas vaginalis infection that was resistant to drug treatment.
This case report describes 2 patients with recalcitrant vulvar lichen sclerosus treated with erbium YAG laser
This prospective cohort study evaluates the 5-year risk of cervical precancer following p16/ki-67 dual-stain triage of HPV-positive women.
This secondary analysis of the Women’s Health Initiative randomized clinical trial and observational study cohort investigates the association between body fat and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women with normal body mass index.
This Teachable Moment emphasizes the importance of contraception counseling in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and other chronic medical conditions requiring potentially teratogenic medications and outlines the means to overcome the present barriers to such counseling.
This phase 1b open-label study assesses the efficacy and safety of avelumab, an anti–programmed death ligand 1 agent, in a cohort of patients with previously treated recurrent or refractory ovarian cancer.
This Medical News article is an interview with Rebecca Thurston, PhD, about her recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine that found sexual harassment and assault was associated with poorer midlife health in women.
This Viewpoint describes ways that Medicare could modify its approach to payment of new breast cancer screening services for older women.
This phase 1 and 2 clinical trial examines progression-free survival in patients with ovarian or breast cancer treated with alisertib in combination with paclitaxel vs paclitaxel alone.
This study evaluates 12 years’ worth of clinical data on transvaginal mesh complications and depression or self-harm in women who received a midurethral mesh sling.
This Viewpoint reviews the benefits and risks of risk-reducing mastectomy in otherwise healthy women with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations to inform discussions about the proceeding with or foregoing the procedure, and it calls for continued research to understand how to better individualize risk and prevent disease nonsurgically.
This Medical News article is an interview with Denis Mukwege, MD, cowinner of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize.
This case-control study combines portions of 2 existing cohorts to investigate medial temporal lobe structure, white matter lesion load, and β-amyloid deposition in older women who underwent bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy before age 50 years and before reaching natural menopause, compared with a group of female control participants.
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: