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General practice is not to blame for ED crisis

  • UK Professional News

CQC suspends routine inspections in response to winter pressures

  • International Medical Press

NHS to save £136m by ‘curbing’ prescription costs

  • International Medical Press

Adopt new clinical assessment system, urges NHS

  • International Medical Press

GMC: medical profession at breaking point

  • International Medical Press

NHS to track winter illness patterns

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New in Gynaecology

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Med J Aust
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Meta-analysis confirms cognitive decline during pregnancy

A meta-analysis of 20 studies among 1230 women.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Am J Obstet Gynecol
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Cardiac arrest during pregnancy: what to do and not to do

Recommendations for actions and reactions in this rare event.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Obstet Gynecol
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ACOG Committee Opinion: addressing social determinants of health to reduce health inequities

Social determinants of health affect rates of preterm labor, unintended pregnancy, maternal mortality.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Sex Transm Dis
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Chlamydia: 8-week interval achieves highest retest uptake after diagnosis

Patients with a recent urogenital chlamydia are at high risk for recurrence.

Endometriosis may increase risk for interstitial cystitis
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Endometriosis may increase risk for interstitial cystitis

The risk of bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis could be four-times higher in women with endometriosis.

WHO launches online course for clinicians on antibiotic prescribing
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WHO launches online course for clinicians on antibiotic prescribing

The launch of the course comes at a time when concerns continue to mount about antimicrobial resistance.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from BJOG
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Antibiotic safety during pregnancy: no evidence that quinolones are harmful

​​​​​​​Availability of evidence of the safety of quinolones during pregnancy is limited.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from N Engl J Med
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Fresh vs frozen embryos: no difference in pregnancy rate in women without PCOS

Previously frozen embryos have been associated with fewer complications, better neonatal outcomes.

  • Clinical Essentials from Gynecol Oncol
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Cervical cancer: residual lymph node after CRT tied to poor OS

Primary tumor response did not influence survival.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Am Geriatr Soc
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UTI: confusion drives excessive antibiotic prescribing for the elderly

Antibiotics often used for asymptomatic bacteriuria in settings of new or worsening confusion.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from PLoS One
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HPV: is it time to rethink screening in women over age 65?

Persistence of HPV, continued cervical cancer risk warrants regular screening despite guidelines.

  • Clinical Essentials from ACOG
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ACOG weighs in on study linking breast cancer, contraceptives

Advisory gives context to findings, offers tips for patient counseling.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Clin Endocrinol Metab
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Metformin aids PCOS symptoms and hormonal parameters

Different PCOS phenotypes associated with different metformin responses.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Ann Emerg Med
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HIV: routine use of antigen-antibody test boosts ED diagnoses

Integrated HIV testing promotes early treatment and linkage to care.