TITLE

Clinicians continue unneeded pelvic exams

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Contraceptive Technology Update;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research which was reported in the article "Routine Bimanual Pelvic Examinations: Practices and Beliefs of US Obstetrician-Gynecologists" by J. T. Henderson et al and found that many U.S. obstetricians and gynecologists mistakenly believe that a routine annual bimanual pelvic examination is important in screening for ovarian cancer.
ACCESSION #
85901670

 

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