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August 2001

Uterine artery embolization for the treatment of adenomyosis: clinical response and evaluation with mr imaging.
Siskin GP, Tublin ME, Stainken BF, Dowling K, Dolen EG.
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Aug;177(2):297-302.

Gadolinium-enhanced mr imaging in the evaluation of uterine fibroids treated with uterine artery embolization.
Katsumori T, Nakajima K, Tokuhiro M.
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Aug;177(2):303-7.

Evaluation of the uterine cavity with magnetic resonance imaging, transvaginal sonography, hysterosonographic examination, and diagnostic hysteroscopy.
Dueholm M, Lundorf E, Hansen ES, Ledertoug S, Olesen F.
Fertil Steril. 2001 Aug;76(2):350-7.

Laparoscopic myomectomy: predicting the risk of conversion to an open procedure.
Dubuisson JB, Fauconnier A, Fourchotte V, Babaki-Fard K, Coste J, Chapron C.
Hum Reprod. 2001 Aug;16(8):1726-31.

Determinants of pregnancy rate and obstetric outcome after laparoscopic myomectomy for infertility.
Dessolle L, Soriano D, Poncelet C, Benifla J, Madelenat P, Darai E.
Fertil Steril. 2001 Aug;76(2):370-4.

Expression of angiogenic factors and apoptotic factors in leiomyosarcoma and leiomyoma.
Hong T, Shimada Y, Uchida S, Itami A, Li Z, Ding Y, Kaganoi J, Komoto I, Sakurai T, Imamura M.
Int J Mol Med. 2001 Aug;8(2):141-8.

The analgesic efficacy of patient-controlled bupivacaine wound instillation after total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy.
Zohar E, Fredman B, Phillipov A, Jedeikin R, Shapiro A.
Anesth Analg. 2001 Aug;93(2):482-7.

Laparoscopically assisted vaginal and abdominal hysterectomy: comparison of postoperative pain, fatigue and systemic response. A case-control study.
Rorarius MG, Kujansuu E, Baer GA, Suominen P, Teisala K, Miettinen A, Ylitalo P, Laippala P.
Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2001 Aug;18(8):530-539.

Resident training and endoscopic hospital privileging.
Milad M, Kim R, Cohen B.
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Aug;13(4):431-6.

Cost effective management of heavy uterine bleeding: ablative methods versus hysterectomy.
Neuwirth RS.
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Aug;13(4):407-10.

Ovarian function after total simple hysterectomy.
Messalli EM, Barbieri B, Cobellis L, Panariello S.
Minerva Ginecol. 2001 Aug;53(4):229-34.

MR monitoring of tumour thermal therapy.
Germain D, Chevallier P, Laurent A, Saint-Jalmes H.
MAGMA. 2001 Aug;13(1):47-59.

Arterial embolization for haemorrhage in the obstetric patient.
Corr P.
Baillieres Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2001 Aug;15(4):557-61.

July 2001

An Approach to Study Women's Health and the Environment.
Davis, BJ.
NIEHS, Division of Extramural Research and Training
[Full Paper]

Differential binding of an SRF/NK-2/MEF2 transcription factor complex in normal versus neoplastic smooth muscle tissues.
Phiel CJ, Gabbeta V, Parsons LM, Rothblat D, Harvey RP, McHugh KM.
J Biol Chem 2001 Jul 16.
[Abstract] [Full Paper]

Angiogenic role for glycodelin in tumorigenesis.
Song M, Ramaswamy S, Ramachandran S, Flowers LC, Horowitz IR, Rock JA, Parthasarathy S.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2001 Jul 17.

Uterine artery embolization for leiomyomata.
Spies JB, Ascher SA, Roth AR, Kim J, Levy EB, Gomez-Jorge J.
Obstet Gynecol 2001 Jul;98(1):29-34.

Gynecologic malignancies accompanied by benign hormone-dependent diseases.
Koshiyama M, Morita Y, Fujii H, Kobashi Y, Yoshida M.
Menopause 2001 Summer;8(2):149-50.

Real-Time I-MR-Imaging-Guided Cryoablation of Uterine Fibroids.
Sewell PE, Arriola RM, Robinette L, Cowan BD.
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2001 Jul;12(7):891-3.

Utility of Nonselective Abdominal Aortography in Demonstrating Ovarian Artery Collaterals in Patients Undergoing Uterine Artery Embolization for Fibroids.
Binkert CA, Andrews RT, Kaufman JA.
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2001 Jul;12(7):841-5.

Aberrant uterine artery as a cause of uterine artery embolization treatment failure.
Ambekar A, Vogelzang RL.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2001 Jul;74(1):59-60.

Pregnancy following uterine fibroid embolization. Int J Gynaecol McLucas B, Goodwin S, Adler L, Rappaport A, Reed R, Perrella R.
Obstet 2001 Jul;74(1):1-7.

Is selective embolization of uterine arteries a safe alternative to hysterectomy in patients with postpartum hemorrhage?
Deux JF, Bazot M, Le Blanche AF, Tassart M, Khalil A, Berkane N, Uzan S, Boudghene F.
AJR Am J Roentgenol 2001 Jul;177(1):145-9.

Referral for menstrual problems: cross sectional survey of symptoms, reasons for referral, and management.
Warner P, Critchley HO, Lumsden MA, Campbell-Brown M, Douglas A, Murray G.
BMJ 2001 Jul 7;323(7303):24-8.
[Full Paper]

Operative injuries during vaginal hysterectomy.
Mathevet P, Valencia P, Cousin C, Mellier G, Dargent D.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2001 Jul;97(1):71-5.

Outcomes after rollerball endometrial ablation for menorrhagia.
Dutton C, Ackerson L, Phelps-Sandall B.
Obstet Gynecol 2001 Jul;98(1):35-9.

Morbidity of 10,110 hysterectomies by type of approach.
Makinen J, Johansson J, Tomas C, Tomas E, Heinonen PK, Laatikainen T, Kauko M, Heikkinen AM, Sjoberg J.
Hum Reprod 2001 Jul;16(7):1473-1478.

Hysteroscopic resection of submucosal myomas in patients with infertility.
Fernandez H, Sefrioui O, Virelizier C, Gervaise A, Gomel V, Frydman R.
Hum Reprod 2001 Jul;16(7):1489-92.

Sepsis in Second Trimester of Pregnancy due to an Infected Myoma. A case report and a review of the literature.
Fetal Diagn Ther 2001 Jul-Aug;16(4):245-7.
Grune B, Zikulnig E, Gembruch U.

Effects of raloxifene treatment on uterine leiomyomas in postmenopausal women.
Palomba S, Sammartino A, Di Carlo C, Affinito P, Zullo F, Nappi C.
Fertil Steril 2001 Jul;76(1):38-43.

The usefulness and limits of magnetic resonance imaging in the differential diagnosis of pelvic tumors.
Kojima T, Ishiko O, Ichimura T, Nishimura S, Sumi T, Ueda J, Tsujimura T, Shimura K.
Oncol Rep 2001 Jul-Aug;8(4):867-9.

Postmenopausal Hormone Use and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Events in the Nurses' Health Study. A Prospective, Observational Study.
Grodstein F, Manson JE, Stampfer MJ.
Ann Intern Med 2001 Jul 3;135(1):1-8
[Abstract] [Patient Summary]

Initiation of hormone replacement therapy after acute myocardial infarction is associated with more cardiac events during follow-up.
Alexander KP, Newby LK, Hellkamp AS, Harrington RA, et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2001;38:1-7.

Postmenopausal hormones and heart disease: Editorial commentary. Grady D, Hulley SB.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2001;38:8-10.

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