Emergency Medicine
Infectious Disease
Public Health, Policy, and Training

Nejm News Une Mise à Jour The New England Journal of Medicine by Specialties


The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Obstetrics\Gynecology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Obstetrics\Gynecology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Prenatal Correction of X-Linked Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia
01/01/70 - During embryonic development, tissues and organs form in spatiotemporally defined successions of events until the organism has acquired its final shape. Many of these events, such as limb morphogenesis or the formation of sweat glands and other skin appendages, can be irreversibly affected if…

In Utero Protein Therapy for an Inherited Developmental Disorder
01/01/70 - Ectodermal dysplasias comprise a heterogeneous group of rare genetic diseases in which two or more derivatives of the embryonic surface ectoderm ? the skin, hair, teeth, nails, or sweat or other cutaneous glands ? fail to develop normally. Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia is the most common type…

Birth Outcomes for Pregnant Women with HIV Using Tenofovir?Emtricitabine
01/01/70 - The use of three-drug antiretroviral therapy (ART) during pregnancy has reduced the risk of perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to less than 1%, becoming the standard of care in the United States and globally. Although U.S. and World Health Organization (WHO) perinatal…

Placenta Accreta Spectrum
01/01/70 - This Journal feature begins with a case vignette highlighting a common clinical problem. Evidence supporting various strategies is then presented, followed by a review of formal guidelines, when they exist. The article ends with the authors? clinical recommendations. A 36-year-old woman with three…

Zika Virus Shedding in Semen of Symptomatic Infected Men
01/01/70 - Zika virus (ZIKV) is a single-stranded RNA virus that is transmitted by aedes mosquitoes. The illness in humans is generally mild. Nevertheless, infection has been linked to congenital microcephaly and other adverse pregnancy outcomes and to the Guillain?Barré syndrome. Originally discovered in…

Divisions, New and Old ? Conscience and Religious Freedom at HHS
01/01/70 - In January, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the creation of its Conscience and Religious Freedom Division, explaining that it will allow HHS?s Office of Civil Rights to "more vigorously and effectively enforce existing laws protecting the rights of conscience and…

Virus in Semen and the Risk of Sexual Transmission
01/01/70 - Sexual contact is the primary route of human transmission for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Traditional STIs are caused by a variety of pathogens, and classic examples of STIs include chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, and genital herpes. Recently,…

Probable Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus Infection in a Pregnant Woman
01/01/70 - To the Editor: A previously healthy 25-year-old pregnant woman who was living temporarily in Martinique, a French Caribbean island, with her 34-year-old husband returned to mainland France at 13 weeks of gestation on May 11, 2016. The following week, fever and a rash developed in her husband. Zika…

4-Year Follow-up in a Child with a Total Autologous Tracheal Replacement
01/01/70 - To the Editor: Management of tracheal stenosis in a child is complex, and patients with severe tracheal stenosis often require tracheal replacement. There is no ideal method to reproduce the biomechanical properties or mucosal function of the trachea. Here, we report the findings from a 4-year…

Influenza Vaccination during Pregnancy and Protection against Pertussis
01/01/70 - To the Editor: Data from epidemiologic studies and challenge experiments in animal models have shown that infection with the influenza virus can enhance susceptibility to infection by bacteria such as streptococcus, Haemophilus influenzae, and Staphylococcus aureus. However, the relationship…

Copyright © 2004/2011 Health.Cat

Annuaire de Sante | S'inscrire au MedSante  | Dictionnaire medicale  Forumed des médecins