AOGS Journal Club


The new AOGS Journal Club aims to highlight key papers from each issue as a basis for discussion of the important research presented therein. All papers presented are provided free to access and with downloadable PowerPoint slides providing a summary of the research from the AOGS editors.

December 2017, Volume 96, Issue 12

Differential effect of the ultra‐low dose and standard estrogen plus dydrogesterone therapy on thrombin generation and fibrinolysis in postmenopausal women
Magdalena Piróg, Robert Jach, Olga Kacalska‐Janssen
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The value of oral micronized progesterone in the prevention of recurrent spontaneous preterm birth: a randomized controlled trial
Sherif Ashoush, Osama El‐Kady, Gehan Al‐Hawwary, Ahmed Othman
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November 2017, Volume 96, Issue 11

Maternal and neonatal outcomes following abnormally invasive placenta: a population‐based record linkage study
Heather J. Baldwin, Jillian A. Patterson, Tanya A. Nippita, Siranda Torvaldsen, Ibinabo Ibiebele, Judy M. Simpson, Jane B. Ford
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Adjustable mini‐sling compared with conventional mid‐urethral slings in women with urinary incontinence. A randomized controlled trial
Martin Rudnicki, Katarina von Bothmer‐Ostling, Anja Holstad, Claes Magnusson, Memona Majida, Constanze Merkel, Jens Prien, Ulf Jakobsson, Pia Teleman
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October 2017, Volume 96, Issue 10

Self‐management of stress urinary incontinence via a mobile app: two‐year follow‐up of a randomized controlled trial
Victoria Hoffman, Lars Söderström, Eva Samuelsson
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Vitamin D insufficiency, preterm delivery and preeclampsia in women with type 1 diabetes – an observational study
Marianne Vestgaard, Anna L. Secher, Lene Ringholm, Jens‐Erik B. Jensen, Peter Damm, Elisabeth R. Mathiesen
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September 2017, Volume 96, Issue 9

Mode of first delivery and severe maternal complications in the subsequent pregnancy
Lotte B. Colmorn, Lone Krebs, Kari Klungsøyr, Maija Jakobsson, Anna‐Maija Tapper, Mika Gissler, Pelle G. Lindqvist, Karin Källen, Karin Gottvall, Per E. Bordahl, Ragnheiður Bjarnadóttir and Jens Langhoff-Roos
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Thromboembolism and in vitro fertilization – a systematic review
Maria Sennström, Karin Rova, Margareta Hellgren, Ragnhild Hjertberg, Eva Nord, Lars Thurn, Pelle G. Lindqvist
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August 2017, Volume 96, Issue 8

Exercise during pregnancy and risk of gestational hypertensive disorders: a systematic review and meta‐analysis
Elena R. Magro‐Malosso, Gabriele Saccone, Mariarosaria Di Tommaso, Amanda Roman, Vincenzo Berghella
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Tonic immobility during sexual assault – a common reaction predicting post‐traumatic stress disorder and severe depression
Anna Möller, Hans Peter Söndergaard, Lotti Helström
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July 2017, Volume 96, Issue 7

Ovarian reserve after salpingectomy: a systematic review and meta‐analysis
Ahmed Aboelfadle Mohamed, Ali Haroun Yosef, Cathryn James, Tarek Khalaf Al‐Hussaini, Mohamed Ali Bedaiwy, Saad Ali K.S. Amer
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Obstetrical and perinatal complications of twin pregnancies: is there a link with the type of infertility treatment?
Sophie Deltombe‐Bodart, Philippe Deruelle, Elodie Drumez, Sophie Cordiez, Sophie Catteau‐Jonard, Charles Garabedian
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June 2017, Volume 96, Issue 6

Efficacy, safety and tolerability of the CCR1 antagonist BAY 86-5047 for the treatment of endometriosis-associated pelvic pain: a randomized controlled trial
Dietmar Trummer, Anja Walzer, Esther Groettrup‐Wolfers, Heinz Schmitz
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Surgery versus conservative management of endometriomas in subfertile women. A systematic review
Jacob Brink Laursen, Jeppe B. Schroll, Kirsten T. Macklon, Martin Rudnicki
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May 2017, Volume 96, Issue 5

Introduction of robot-assisted radical hysterectomy for early stage cervical cancer: impact on complications, costs and oncologic outcome
Emelie Wallin, Angelique Flöter Rådestad, Henrik Falconer
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Is the first urinary albumin/creatinine ratio (ACR) in women with suspected preeclampsia a prognostic factor for maternal and neonatal adverse outcome? A retrospective cohort study
Eleni G. Elia, Amy O. Robb, Karla Hemming, Malcolm J. Price, Richard D. Riley, Anna French‐Constant, Fiona C. Denison, Mark D. Kilby, Rachel K. Morris, Sarah J. Stock
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April 2017, Volume 96, Issue 4

Risk factors for trachelectomy following supracervical hysterectomy
Ziv Tsafrir, Joelle Aoun, Eleni Papalekas, Andrew Taylor, Lauren Schiff, Evan Theoharis, David Eisenstein
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Use of antenatal corticosteroids in special circumstances: a comprehensive review
Everett F. Magann, Kjell Haram, Songthip Ounpraseuth, Jan H. Mortensen, Horace J. Spencer, John C. Morrison
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March 2017, Volume 96, Issue 3

Contraceptive non-use and emergency contraceptive use at first sexual intercourse among nearly 12 000 Scandinavian women
Sonia Guleria, Kirsten E. Juul, Christian Munk, Bo T. Hansen, Lisen Arnheim‐Dahlström, Kai‐Li Liaw, Mari Nygård, Susanne K. Kjær
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Exercise during pregnancy and risk of preterm birth in overweight and obese women: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Elena Rita Magro-Malosso, Gabriele Saccone, Daniele Di Mascio, Mariarosaria Di Tommaso and Vincenzo Berghella
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February 2017, Volume 96, Issue 2

Statin use and risk of endometrial cancer: a nationwide registry-based case–control study
Cecilie D. Sperling, Freija Verdoodt, Søren Friis, Christian Dehlendorff, Sussane K. Kjaer
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Agreement and accuracy using the FIGO, ACOG and NICE cardiotocography interpretation guidelines 
Susana Santo, Diogo Aires-de-Campos, Cristina Costa-Santos, William Schnettler, Austin Ugwumadu, Luis M. da Garça
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January 2017, Volume 96, Issue 1

Performance of mRNA- and DNA-based high-risk human papillomavirus assays in detection of high-grade cervical lesions 
Elina Virtanen, Ilkka Kalliala, Tadeusz Dyba, Pekka Nieminen, Eeva Auvinen
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Analysis of cell-free fetal DNA in maternal blood for detection of trisomy 21, 18 and 13 in a general pregnant population and in a high risk population – a systematic review and meta-analysis 
Erik Iwarsson, Bo Jacobsson, Jessica Dagerhamn, Thomas Davidson, Eduardo Bernabe, Marianne Heibert Arnlind
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December 2016, Volume 95, Issue 12

Long-term risk of endometrial cancer following postmenopausal bleeding and reassuring endometrial biopsy
Nicole C.M. Visser, Ellen M. Sparidaens, Jan‐Willem van den Brink, Maria C. Breijer, Erik A. Boss, Sebastiaan Veersema, Albert G. Siebers, Johan Bulten, Johanna M.A. Pijnenborg, Ruud L.M. Bekkers
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Comparison of the primary cesarean hysterotomy scars after single- and double-layer interrupted closure
Soromon Kataoka, Fumie Tanuma, Yutaka Iwaki, Kurumi Iwaki, Takeru Fujii, Toshio Fujimoto
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