Women’s Health

Women’s Health


Feature/Patient Information

Modern Breast Surgery: New Techniques, Better Outcomes Free

Individualized approaches feature innovative surgical procedures and improved cosmetic results.

Breast Cancer Treatment: New Surgical Options, Better Results

Individualized ways to manage breast cancer provide reason for hope.

Guideline Watch

Incorporating HPV Testing into Cervical Cancer Screening: New Nuances

HPV testing can be used as a primary test beginning at age 25; however, cotesting with cytology remains preferred for women younger than 30.

New Guidelines for Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Methotrexate monotherapy remains the preferred initial treatment.

News In Context

Migraine in Women Associated with Cardiovascular Events, Mortality Free

Women with migraine face increased risk for cardiovascular events and CV mortality, according to a large prospective study in The BMJ.

FDA's Action on “Abortion Pill” Free

Mifepristone has a newly approved, evidence-based regimen.

In Practice

Travel Medicine: An Interview with Derek Hersey, MPAS, PA-C Free

Bianca Belcher, PA-C, interviews a colleague about his life as a physician assistant in travel medicine in the In Practice blog.

Practice Watch

Use of Rheumatologic Medications During Pregnancy and Lactation

For women with rheumatic disease, preconception counseling is paramount.

Preventing Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus

Infection during pregnancy is of concern, particularly during the first trimester.