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Is treatment of AUB in adolescents standardized?A NASPAG study conducted at the University of Colorado finds that standardization is called for.
ACOG: The menstrual cycle is a vital sign
ACOG: The menstrual cycle is a vital signA new ACOG Committee Opinion stresses the importance of menstruation status as a part of the adolescent's medical history.
Puzzler: A sneaky cause of hemorrhagic shockCan you arrive at the correct diagnosis?
NSAIDs and menstrual blood loss
NSAIDs and menstrual blood lossShould NSAIDs be first-line treatment for heavy menstrual bleeding?
Irregular perimenopausal bleeding as a 'red flag'It rarely signifies uterine cancer, according to this study.
Heavy or prolonged bleeding in menopause is not uncommon
Heavy or prolonged bleeding in menopause is not uncommonWomen undergoing the menopausal transition may be prone to prolonged bleeding with periods of heaviness, according to a new study in BJOG.
ACOG Guidelines at a Glance: Bulletin on AUB-O: Much-Needed Updates
ACOG Guidelines at a Glance: Bulletin on AUB-O: Much-Needed UpdatesA commentary on the recommendations in ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 136.
Managing acute heavy menstrual bleeding
Managing acute heavy menstrual bleedingPatients with excessive bleeding need treatment now. First-line options include progestin-only therapies, the Munro regimen, and DMPA and short-course oral MPA.
LNG-IUS better than medical therapy for menorrhagiaA randomized UK study of menorrhagia shows that the levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) is more effective than standard medical treatment in reducing the adverse effect of the menstrual problem on women's quality of life.