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American Cancer Society, American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, and American Society for Clinical Pathology screening guidelines for the prevention and early detection of cervical
An update to the American Cancer Society (ACS) guideline regarding screening for the early detection of cervical precancerous lesions and cancer is presented. The guidelines are based on a systematicExpand
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Venous thromboembolism during pregnancy and the postpartum period: incidence, risk factors, and mortality.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence, risk factors, and mortality from pregnancy-related venous thromboembolism. STUDY DESIGN The Nationwide Inpatient Sample from theExpand
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Mathematical model for the natural history of human papillomavirus infection and cervical carcinogenesis.
The authors constructed a Markov model as part of a systematic review of cervical cytology conducted at the Duke University Evidence-based Practice Center (Durham, North Carolina) between OctoberExpand
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Accuracy of the Papanicolaou Test in Screening for and Follow‐up of Cervical Cytologic Abnormalities: A Systematic Review
Ann Intern Med 2000;132:810–9 Commissioned by the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, this meta-analysis reviewed articles comparing Pap testing with a reference standards,Expand
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Potential health and economic impact of adding a human papillomavirus vaccine to screening programs.
CONTEXT Recently published results suggest that effective vaccines against cervical cancer-associated human papillomavirus (HPV) may become available within the next decade. OBJECTIVE To examineExpand
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Clomiphene, metformin, or both for infertility in the polycystic ovary syndrome
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) may be the commonest cause of female infertility. In addition to anovulation, early pregnancy loss, and later complications of pregnancy, obesity-which is common inExpand
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Acute Myocardial Infarction in Pregnancy: A United States Population-Based Study
Background— The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence, mortality, and risk factors for pregnancy-related acute myocardial infarction in the United States. Methods and Results— TheExpand
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Fall severity and bone mineral density as risk factors for hip fracture in ambulatory elderly.
OBJECTIVE To determine the relative importance of fall characteristics, body habitus, and femoral bone mineral density (BMD) in predicting hip fracture in community-dwelling elderly. DESIGNExpand
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Clomiphene, metformin, or both for infertility in the polycystic ovary syndrome.
BACKGROUND The polycystic ovary syndrome is a common cause of infertility. Clomiphene and insulin sensitizers are used alone and in combination to induce ovulation, but it is unknown whether oneExpand
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The impact of quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV; types 6, 11, 16, and 18) L1 virus-like particle vaccine on infection and disease due to oncogenic nonvaccine HPV types in generally HPV-naive
BACKGROUND Human papillomavirus (HPV)-6/11/16/18 vaccine reduces the risk of HPV-6/11/16/18-related cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 1-3 or adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS). Here, its impact onExpand
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