Submissions from 2014


Protein phospholipase C Zeta1 expression in patients with failed ICSI but with normal sperm parameters, Margaret Arny, Daniel Grow MD, and Teru Jellerette


Pulsed dye laser for the treatment of macular amyloidosis: a case report, Maya Barsky MD


Nonclinical parameters affecting primary cesarean rates in the United States, Ronald Burkman MD

Premature discontinuation rates of LARC methods of contraception: a descriptive study, Cunningham Cassidy, Katharine White MD, and Annie Fu


Validation of a certified nurse-midwifery database for use in quality monitoring and outcomes research, Susan DeJoy


POP-Q 2.0: Its time has come!, Oz Harmanli M.D.


Save the ovaries in reproductive years… and maybe the uterus, too?, Oz Harmanli M.D.


Use of Bakri Balloon for Treatment of Persistent Hematocolpos After a LeFort Colpocleisis: A Case Report, Oz Harmanli M.D. and Keisha Jones MD


Women's perceptions about female reproductive system: A survey from an academic obstetrics and gynecology practice, Oz Harmanli M.D. and Alex Knee


Is antibiotic prophylaxis necessary before midurethral sling procedures for female stress incontinence? A decision analysis., Keisha Jones MD and Oz Harmanli M.D.


Cigarette smoking and gestational diabetes mellitus in Hispanic woman, Glenn Markenson MD


Delayed diagnosis of critical congenital heart defects: trends and associated factors, Glenn Markenson MD


Does early second-trimester sonography predict adverse perinatal outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies?, Glenn Markenson MD


Estudio Parto: Postpartum diabetes prevention program for hispanic women with abnormal glucose tolerance in pregnancy: A randomised controlled trial - study protocol, Glenn Markenson MD


First-trimester sonographic prediction of obstetric and neonatal outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies, Glenn Markenson MD


Physical activity and gestational weight gain in Hispanic women, Glenn Markenson MD


Physical activity before and during pregnancy and risk of abnormal glucose tolerance among Hispanic women, Glenn Markenson MD


Prenatal depressive symptoms and abnormalities of glucose tolerance during pregnancy among Hispanic women, Glenn Markenson MD

Rapid Repeat Pregnancy Among Women Seeking Pregnancy Termination: A Descriptive Study, Katharine White MD, Peter St. Marie BS, Alison Mitchell BS, Abigail Hatch, Erin Amato, and Elizabeth Lynch BS

Submissions from 2013

Coding case scenarios, Fadi Bsat MD

Handoffs in labor and delivery: Can we do better?, Sarah Goff MD, Alex Knee, Daniel Grow MD, and Fadi Bsat MD

IDEAS for a healthy baby study: Reducing disparities in use of publicly reported quality data, Sarah Goff MD, Penny Pekow, Katharine White MD, Tara Lagu M.D., and Peter Lindenauer M.D.


Newborn transition, Barbara Graves


Asymptomatic microscopic hematuria in women requires separate guidelines, Oz Harmanli M.D.


Vaginal myofibroblastoma with prostatic glands: is there an association with tamoxifen use? A case report, Oz Harmanli M.D., Q Jackie Cao MD, and Keisha Jones MD


Minimally Invasive Diagnosis and Treatment of Endometrial Cancer After LeFort Colpocleisis, Oz Harmanli M.D., Keisha Jones MD, Jagendra Yadava, Parul Yadav MD, and Tashanna Myers MD


Effect of obesity on perioperative outcomes of laparoscopic hysterectomy, Oz Harmanli M.D., Alex Knee, Keisha Jones MD, and Elena Tunitsky-Bitten MD

Amenorrhea and dysmenorrhea, Rohini Harvey MD

Cervicitis and pelvic inflammatory disease, Rohini Harvey MD

Diseases of the external genitalia to cervix, Rohini Harvey MD


Massive subcutaneous emphysema in robotic sacrocolpopexy, Keisha Jones MD and Oz Harmanli M.D.


Uterine incision-to-delivery interval and perinatal outcomes in transverse versus vertical incisions in preterm cesarean deliveries, Gauri Luthra MD, Roman Starikov MD, and Glenn Markenson MD


Correlates of high perceived stress among pregnant Hispanic women in Western Massachusetts., Penny Pekow and Glenn Markenson MD

Communication milestone: A model for universal milestones that are adaptable across disciplines and at all levels of training, Michael Picchioni MD, Kevin Hinchey MD, Heather Sankey M.D., and Sean Mahar


Major depression and PTSD in pregnant smokers enrolled in Nicotine Gum Treatment Trial., Heather Sankey M.D.


Adherence to practice guidelines for atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology, Kathryn Sharpless M.D.


Should we do more to improve oral contraceptive continuation?, Jacqueline White MD


Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma: management of the open abdomen, part III-review of abdominal wall reconstruction, Eleanor Winston MD

Submissions from 2012

Bartholin's Cyst, Sudeep Kaur Aulakh MD and Michael Plevyak MD

Pregnancy, Vaginal Bleeding, Sudeep Kaur Aulakh MD and Michael Plevyak MD

Effect of antenatal corticosteroids on fetal growth and gestational age at birth, Fadi Bsat MD

An oldster teaches youngsters new tricks-the role of W. Edwards Deming in health care improvement, Ronald Burkman MD

Doctor, who is going to take care of me when you leave?, Ronald Burkman MD

Estrogen-related genes and their contribution to racial differences in breast cancer risk, Ronald Burkman MD

Examination of ancestral informative markers and self-reported race with tumor characteristics of breast cancer among Black and White women, Ronald Burkman MD

Fifty years of "the Pill": Risk reduction and discovery of benefits beyond contraception, reflections, and forecast, Ronald Burkman MD

LegalEase-Clinical decision making and diagnostic errors, Ronald Burkman MD

LegalEase-Informed consent-sometimes it’s not all that easy, Ronald Burkman MD

Oral contraceptive formulation and risk of breast cancer, Ronald Burkman MD

Patient-centered care-a new and challenging paradigm in health care, Ronald Burkman MD

Patient satisfaction-a health care metric that is moving front and center, Ronald Burkman MD

PROLOG: Patient Management in the Office, Ronald Burkman MD

The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry, Ronald Burkman MD

The practice of medicine-waste reduction, medical liability, and the R word, Ronald Burkman MD

Validity of using ICD-9-CM codes to identify selected categories of obstetric complications, procedures and co-morbidities, Sarah Goff MD, Penny Pekow, Glenn Markenson MD, Alex Knee, and Peter Lindenauer MD

A systematic review comparing hysterectomy with less-invasive treatments for abnormal uterine bleeding, Oz Harmanli MD

Clinical practice guideline for abnormal uterine bleeding: hysterectomy versus alternative therapy, Oz Harmanli MD

Colpoclesis, Oz Harmanli MD

Evaluation and management of voiding dyssfunction after midurethral sling procedures, Oz Harmanli MD

Laparoscopic hysterectomy for benign conditions, Oz Harmanli MD

Revisiting case-control confusion, Oz Harmanli MD and Keisha Jones MD

Is antibiotic prophylaxis necessary for midurethral sling procedures? A series of 174 cases without preoperative antibiotics, Oz Harmanli MD, Keisha Jones MD, and Stephen Metz MD

Preterm Birth and 17 Alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate, Andrew Healy MD

Effect of concomitant oophorectomy on the perioperative outcomes of laparoscopic hysterectomy, Keisha Jones MD, Oz Harmanli MD, and Alex Knee

Does first-trimester ultrasound predict obstetrical outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies?, Glenn Markenson MD

Imaging of the placenta with pathologic correlation, Cheri Nguyen MD, Margaret Yacobozzi MD, Fadi Bsat MD, Dmitry Rakita MD, and Dustin Nguyen MD

Physical activity of pregnant Hispanic women, Penny Pekow, Kelly Lynch MD, and Glenn Markenson MD

Basic communication: A framework for teaching and evaluation across programs and across disciplines, Michael Picchioni MD, Kevin Hinchey MD, Heather Sankey M.D., and Sean Mahar

Resident curricula: A needs assessment, Michael Plevyak MD

New OB-GYN residents: An innovative approach to teaching the basics, Michael Plevyak MD and Heather Sankey MD

Resident obstetric ultrasound performance. Can we improve the quality?, Michael Plevyak MD and Heather Sankey MD

Melanoma presenting as atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology, Kathryn Sharpless MD

From the editor: Beyond estrogen for menopausal symptoms, Cynthia Sites MD

Today's approaches to treating the menopause: Risks and benefits of various therapies, Cynthia Sites MD

Hysterectomy, James Wang MD and Ronald Burkman MD

Influence of depressed mood and psychological stress symptoms on perceived oral contraceptive side effects and discontinuation in young minority women, Katharine White MD

Submissions from 2011

Maternal side-effects after multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroids (MACS): The three-month follow-up of women in the randomized controlled trial of MACS for preterm birth study, Fadi Bsat MD

The use of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in a patient with H1N1 pneumonia, Fadi Bsat MD, Andrew Healy MD, Glenn Markenson MD, Michael Plevyak MD, and Lori Circeo MD

Do pregnancies complicated by preterm births with a negative fetal fibronectin screen have different characteristics compared to those that have positive fibronectin results?, Fadi Bsat MD, Alex Knee, Andrew Healy MD, Michael Plevyak MD, and Glenn Markenson MD

Does suture choice matter for elective cerclage?, Fadi Bsat MD, Glenn Markenson MD, Michael Plevyak MD, Alex Knee, and Andrew Healy MD

Does Suture Choice Matter for Ultrasound-Indicated Cerclage?, Fadi Bsat MD, Glenn Markenson MD, Michael Plevyak MD, Alex Knee, and Andrew Healy MD

A Comparison of Obstetric Maneuvers for the Acute Management of Shoulder Dystocia, Ronald Burkman MD

Breast cancer risk and ovariectomy, hysterectomy, and tubal sterilization in the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study, Ronald Burkman MD

Characteristics associated with severe perineal and cervical lacerations during vaginal delivery, Ronald Burkman MD

Diabetes, women, and the ObGyn, Ronald Burkman MD

Does antidepressant use attenuate the risk of a major depressive episode in pregnancy?, Ronald Burkman MD

Does hormone therapy counter the beneficial effects of physical activity on breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women?, Ronald Burkman MD

Don't forget to tighten your belt, Medicaid growth and payment reform are on the way, Ronald Burkman MD

LARC methods-It makes sense or increase use!, Ronald Burkman MD

LegalEASE-Handoffs: A continuing challenge, Ronald Burkman MD

LegalEase-Reentry into practice: no easy path, Ronald Burkman MD

LegalEASE-Sleep deprivation: It's not just an issue with residents, Ronald Burkman MD

Obesity and survival among black women and white women 35 to 64 years of age at diagnosis with invasive breast cancer, Ronald Burkman MD

Prediction of shoulder dystocia with and without neonatal injury using multivariate modeling, Ronald Burkman MD

The beginning of the modern era of assisted reproduction, Ronald Burkman MD

The patient-centered medical home: Can ObGyns participate?, Ronald Burkman MD

VTE and OCs with dospirenone-Proceed with caution, Ronald Burkman MD

The evolution of combined oral contraception: improving the risk-to-benefit ratio, Ronald Burkman MD and Carrie Bell MD

Prospective, observational study of the depth of anesthesia during oocyte retrieval using a total intravenous anesthetic technique and the Bispectral index monitor, Lori Circeo MD, Daniel Grow MD, Ananth Kashikar MD, and Charles Gibson

Successful models of collaborative practice: The Baystate story, Susan DeJoy