International Journal of

Womens Health and WellnessISSN: 2474-1353


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510060

Laparoscopic Versus Laparotomy Approach in Surgical Treatment of Endometrial Cancer: Pelvic Lymphadenectomy Results

Eduardo Gonzalez-Bosquet and Carlos Lozada

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: September 25, 2017

Case control retrospective study of 226 women treated of early endometrial cancer. 79 patients in the laparoscopy group and 147 in the laparotomy group. Variables analyzed in both groups were patient age, body mass index, duration of follow-up, FIGO 2009 surgical stage, tumor grade, histopathologic type, number of lymph nodes yielded, operating time, postoperative hospital admission, perioperative and postoperative complications, conversion to laparotomy, recurrence, and survival....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510059

Psychosocial Well-Being Indicators of Pregnant Women of the Ethnic Mexican Teenek

RA Castillo-Reyther, SI Lara-Rodriguez, M Galarraga-Robledo, J Lumbreras-Marques, M Salas-Barraza, YI Hernandez-Rayon and F Vazquez-Alaniz

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: September 18, 2017

Pregnancy is a period of physiologic and physics changes in addition of cultural, social, religious and emotional influences. The type of violence during pregnancy period can be physical, sexual, emotional or psychological. ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510058

The Design and Application of Health Asset Practice Methods and Tools: A Case Study

Irene Podolak, Marion Birnstill, Karen Manson, and Gaurav Mehta

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 31, 2017

Health systems in the developed world are becoming unsustainable and health inequalities continue to widen around the globe. Applying asset-based approaches offers a new way of enhancing tangible and intangible collective attributes, such as: building capacity, strengthening resilience, and empowering individuals, communities and systems to promote women's and men's health and impact social change....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510057

Disrespectful Maternity Care: A Threat to the Maternal Health 2030 Agenda in Jamaica

Cynthia Pearl Pitter, Sandra Latibeaudiere, Tania Rae and Lorna Owens

Article Type: Opinion | First Published: August 18, 2017

Amidst advance action to increase positive pregnancy outcomes globally, sufficient focus and considerations have not being given to the human element, specifically the interpersonal relationships between care providers and the childbearing family. The attitude and behaviours of healthcare practitioners are critical to the overall delivery of quality maternity care and the mother's experience during childbirth....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510056

Resolution of Uterine Arterio-Venous Malformation Followed by Uneventful Pregnancy after Administration of Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Agonist Concomitantly with an Aromatase Inhibitor and Tranexamic Acid

George A Vilos, Angelos G Vilos, Basim Abu Rafea, Ghadeer Al-Shaikh S, Yasser Sabr and Hazem Al-Mandeel

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 11, 2017

Uterine Arterio-Venous Malformations (AVM), also referred to as uterine vascular malformations, arteriovenous fistulae or shunts, consist of a cluster of abnormal interconnections between the arterial and venous system in an area of the endomyometrium. The vast majority of uterine AVMs are encountered in reproductive aged women following pregnancy, and they are thought to represent a delayed or failed resolution of the utero-placental bed and its vessels....

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