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International Journal of Women's Health

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Editor in Chief Professor Elie D Al-Chaer

1179-1411

Review
Diagnosis and management of peripheral artery disease in women
Walker JP, Hiramoto JS
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:625-634
14 December 2012

Methodology
Fundamental discrepancies in abortion estimates and abortion-related mortality: A reevaluation of recent studies in Mexico with special reference to the International Classification of Diseases
Koch E, Aracena P, Gatica S, Bravo M, Huerta-Zepeda A, Calhoun BC
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:613-623
05 December 2012

Case report
Weight reduction and pioglitazone ameliorate polycystic ovary syndrome after removal of a Sertoli-stromal cell tumor
Baba T, Endo T, Ikeda K, Shimizu A, Morishita M, Kuno Y, Honnma H, Kiya T, Ishioka S, Saito T
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:607-611
23 November 2012

Review
Vaginal rings for delivery of HIV microbicides
Malcolm RK, Fetherston SM, McCoy CF, Boyd P, Major I
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:595-605
20 November 2012

Review
The sonographic appearance and obstetric management of placenta accreta
Cheung CS, Chan BC
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:587-594
26 November 2012

Original Research
Violence permeating daily life: a qualitative study investigating perspectives on violence among women in Karachi, Pakistan
Ali TS, Krantz G, Mogren I
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:577-585
02 November 2012

Review
Protection of bone in premenopausal women with breast cancer: focus on zoledronic acid
Aft R
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:569-576
18 October 2012

Original Research
Brief cognitive-behavioral therapy for weight loss in midlife women: a controlled study with follow-up
Pimenta F, Leal I, Maroco J, Ramos C
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:559-567
12 October 2012

Review
Overcoming resistance and barriers to the use of local estrogen therapy for the treatment of vaginal atrophy
Chism LA
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:551-557
12 October 2012

Original Research
Advantages of the association of resveratrol with oral contraceptives for management of endometriosis-related pain
Maia Jr H, Haddad C, Pinheiro N, Casoy J
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:543-549
10 October 2012

Review
Diagnosis and management of catamenial seizures: a review
Verrotti A, D'Egidio C, Agostinelli S, Verrotti C, Pavone P
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:535-541
28 September 2012

Original Research
Preoperative diagnosis of pelvic actinomycosis by clinical cytology
Matsuda K, Nakajima H, Khan KN, Tanigawa T, Hamaguchi D, Kitajima M, Hiraki K, Moriyama S, Masuzaki H
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:527-533
27 September 2012

Original Research
Maternal serum endoglin as an early marker of pre-eclampsia in high-risk patients
Elhawary TM, El-Bendary AS, Demerdash H
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:521-525
26 September 2012

Review
Update on triple-negative breast cancer: prognosis and management strategies
Brouckaert O, Wildiers H, Floris G, Neven P
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:511-520
24 September 2012

Original Research
Observational evaluation of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative characteristics in 117 Brazilian women without uterine prolapse undergoing vaginal hysterectomy
Batista CS, Osako T, Clemente EM, Batista FC, Osako MT
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:505-510
21 September 2012

Original Research
Symptoms of depression, anxiety, and somatization in female victims and perpetrators of intimate partner violence in Maputo City, Mozambique
Zacarias AE, Macassa G, Soares JJ, Svanström L, Antai D
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:491-503
21 September 2012

Review
Vaginal progesterone in risk reduction of preterm birth in women with short cervix in the midtrimester of pregnancy
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Khandelwal M
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:481-490
14 September 2012

Review
Oral calcitonin
Hamdy RC, Daley DN
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:471-479
06 September 2012

Review
Clinical role of bisphosphonate therapy
Hampson G, Fogelman I
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:455-469
03 September 2012

Case report
Perioperative management of undiagnosed placenta percreta: case report and management strategies
Sivasankar C
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:451-454
03 September 2012

Original Research
Usefulness of hook wire localization biopsy under imaging guidance for nonpalpable breast lesions detected radiologically
Masroor I, Afzal S, Shafqat G, Rehman H
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:445-449
31 August 2012

Original Research
Elevation in D-dimer concentrations is positively correlated with gestation in normal uncomplicated pregnancy
Jeremiah ZA, Adias TC, Opiah M, George SP, Mgbere O, Essien EJ
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:437-443
31 August 2012

Original Research
Medication burden of Saudi Arabian women receiving antiresorptive therapy
Sadat-Ali M, Al-Shafie B, Al-Omran AS, Azam MQ
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:433-436
28 August 2012

Case Series
Continuous follicle-stimulating hormone exposure from pituitary adenoma causes periodic follicle recruitment and atresia, which mimics ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
Kanaya M, Baba T, Kitajima Y, Ikeda K, Shimizu A, Morishita M, Honnma H, Endo T, Saito T
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:427-431
24 August 2012

Case report
A molar masquerading as an ectopic pregnancy in the early first trimester: a salutary lesson
Govind A, Lakhi N
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:423-425
22 August 2012

Review
Tranexamic acid for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding: efficacy and safety
Leminen H, Hurskainen R
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:413-421
17 August 2012

Original Research
Prevalence and correlates of dieting in college women: a cross sectional study
Fayet F, Petocz P, Samman S
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:405-411
13 August 2012

Review
Emerging treatment options for management of malignant ascites in patients with ovarian cancer
Eskander RN, Tewari KS
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:395-404
03 August 2012

Review
Video-assisted laparoscopy for the detection and diagnosis of endometriosis: safety, reliability, and invasiveness
Schipper E, Nezhat C
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:383-393
31 July 2012

Original Research
Uterine prolapse prevention in Eastern Nepal: the perspectives of women and health care professionals
Radl CM, Rajwar R, Aro AR
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:373-382
31 July 2012

Original Research
Factors associated with acceptability of child adoption as a management option for infertility among women in a developing country
Adewunmi AA, Etti EA, Tayo AO, Rabiu KA, Akindele RA, Ottun TA, Akinlusi FM
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:365-372
31 July 2012

Original Research
The role of gender inequities in women's access to reproductive health care: a population-level study of Namibia, Kenya, Nepal, and India
Namasivayam A, Osuorah DC, Syed R, Antai D
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:351-364
27 July 2012

Review
Potential role of tenofovir vaginal gel for reduction of risk of herpes simplex virus in females
Tan DHS
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:341-350
19 July 2012

Original Research
Influence of breastfeeding on maternal blood pressure at one month postpartum
Ebina S, Kashiwakura I
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:333-339
11 July 2012

Original Research
Health complications of female genital mutilation in Sierra Leone
Bjälkander O, Bangura L, Leigh B, Berggren V, Bergström S, Almroth L
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:321-331
06 July 2012

Review
Treatment options for vasomotor symptoms in menopause: focus on desvenlafaxine
Umland EM, Falconieri L
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:305-319
05 July 2012

Original Research
Differences in reporting of maternal and child health indicators: A comparison between routine and survey data in Guizhou Province, China
Du Q, Nass O, Bjertness E, Yang GH, Wang LH, Kumar BN
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:295-303
05 July 2012

Original Research
Effect of high parity on occurrence of some fetal growth indices: a cohort study
Al-Farsi YM, Brooks DR, Werler MM, Cabral HJ, Al-Shafaee MA, Wallenburg HC
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:289-293
03 July 2012

Original Research
Patient preferences for chemotherapies used in breast cancer
Beusterien K, Grinspan J, Tencer T, Brufsky A, Visovsky C
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:279-287
28 June 2012

Original Research
Impact of estradiol-valerate dienogest on work productivity and activities of daily living in European and Australian women with heavy menstrual bleeding
Wasiak R, Filonenko A, Vanness DJ, Wittrup-Jensen KU, Stull DE, Siak S, Fraser I
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:271-278
12 July 2012

Original Research
Survey of opinions of mothers and teenage daughters on sexual behavior and contraception: descriptive study and literature review
Palatnik A, Seidman DS
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:265-270
25 June 2012

Review
Psychopathy in women: theoretical and clinical perspectives
Wynn R, Høiseth MH, Pettersen G
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:257-263
01 June 2012

Original Research
Adult separation anxiety in pregnancy: how common is it?
Eapen V, Silove DM, Johnston D, Apler A, Rees S
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:251-256
24 May 2012

Original Research
Twin pregnancies in the Niger Delta of Nigeria: a four-year review
Ibrahim I, Oyeyemi A, Obilahi A
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:245-249
25 May 2012

Original Research
Health seeking behavioral analysis associated with breast cancer screening among Asian American women
Ma GX, Gao W, Lee S, Wang MQ, Tan Y, Shive SE
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:235-243
25 May 2012

Original Research
Married men’s perceptions of barriers for HIV-positive pregnant women accessing highly active antiretroviral therapy in rural Uganda
Duff P, Rubaale T, Kipp W
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:227-233
16 May 2012

Case report
Laparoscopic management of a large torted ovarian cyst in an adolescent virgin: a case report
Sabry M, Ait Allah AS, Roshdy E, Al-Hendy A
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:223-225
15 May 2012

Review
Understanding lupus nephritis: diagnosis, management, and treatment options
Mok CC
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:213-222
22 May 2012

Original Research
Trends in the demographic and clinicopathological characteristics in Japanese patients with endometrial cancer, 1990–2010
Honda T, Urabe R, Kurita T, Kagami S, Kawagoe T, Toki N, Matsuura Y, Hachisuga T
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:207-212
14 May 2012

Original Research
Sensitive and specific markers for insulin resistance, hyperandrogenemia, and inappropriate gonadotrophin secretion in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a case-control study from Bahrain
Golbahar J, Al-Ayadhi MA, Das NM, Gumaa K
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:201-206
11 May 2012

Original Research
Prevalence of psychiatric disorders and associated risk factors in women during their postpartum period: a major public health problem and global comparison
Bener A, Gerber LM, Sheikh J
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:191-200
10 May 2012

Review
Clinical utility of folate-containing oral contraceptives
Lassi ZS, Bhutta ZA
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:185-190
23 April 2012

Original Research
Effect of a hormone-releasing intrauterine system (Mirena®) on aromatase and Cox-2 expression in patients with adenomyosis submitted or not, to endometrial resection
Maia Jr H, Haddad C, Casoy J, Maia R, Pinheiro N, Coutinho EM
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:175-183
12 April 2012

Review
Clinical utility of risedronate in postmenopausal osteoporosis: patient considerations with delayed-release formulation
Kinov P, Boyanov M
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:167-174
12 April 2012

Original Research
Examining human rights and mental health among women in drug abuse treatment centers in Afghanistan
Abadi MH, Shamblen SR, Johnson K, Thompson K, Young L, Courser M, Vanderhoff J, Browne T
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:155-165
03 April 2012

Original Research
Medical management of recurrent endometrioma with long-term norethindrone acetate
Muneyyirci-Delale O, Anopa J, Charles C, Mathur D, Parris R, Cutler JB, Salame G, Abulafia O
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:149-154
30 March 2012

Original Research
Maternal demand for cesarean section: perception and willingness to request by Nigerian antenatal clients
Okonkwo NS, Ojengbede OA, Morhason-Bello IO, Adedokun BO
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:141-148
28 March 2012

Review
Incorporating bazedoxifene/conjugated estrogens into the current paradigm of menopausal therapy
Komm BS, Mirkin S
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:129-140
28 March 2012

Original Research
Comparing the World Health Organization- versus China-recommended protocol for first-trimester medical abortion: a retrospective analysis
Ngo TD, Park MH, Xiao YH
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:123-127
26 March 2012

Original Research
Feasibility of abdominoplasty with Cesarean section
Thabet WN, Hossny AS, Sherif NA
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:115-121
16 March 2012

Original Research
Next-generation NovaSure® device for endometrial ablation: assessing ease-of-use among physicians
Pollock W, Jamieson W
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:109-113
14 March 2012

Original Research
Remote prognosis after primary cesarean delivery: the association of VBACs and recurrent cesarean deliveries with maternal morbidity
Erez O, Novack L, Kleitman-Meir V, Dukler D, Erez-Weiss I, Gotsch F, Mazor M
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:93-107
14 March 2012

Original Research
Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) versus conventional laparoscopic surgery for adnexal preservation: a randomized controlled study
Cho YJ, Kim ML, Lee SY, Lee HS, Kim JM, Joo KY
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:85-91
13 March 2012

Original Research
Mifepristone 2.5 mg versus 5 mg daily in the treatment of leiomyoma before surgery
Carbonell Esteve JL, Riverón AM, Cano M, Ortiz AI, Valle A, Texidó CS, Tomasi G
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:75-84
13 March 2012

Original Research
Cervical cancer screening in primary health care setting in Sudan: a comparative study of visual inspection with acetic acid and Pap smear
Ibrahim A, Aro AR, Rasch V, Pukkala E
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:67-73
28 February 2012

Original Research
Correlation between aromatase expression in the eutopic endometrium of symptomatic patients and the presence of endometriosis
Maia Jr H, Haddad C, Casoy J
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:61-65
23 February 2012

Original Research
Prevalence and risk factors for cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions among women infected with HIV-1 in Makurdi, Nigeria
Swende TZ, Ngwan SD, Swende LT
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:55-60
14 February 2012

Original Research
Female genital mutilation: prevalence, perceptions and effect on women's health in Kersa district of Ethiopia
Yirga WS, Kassa NA, Gebremichael MW, Aro AR
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:45-54
13 February 2012

Review
Breast manifestations of systemic diseases
Dilaveri CA, Mac Bride MB, Sandhu NP, Neal L, Ghosh K, Wahner-Roedler DL
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:35-43
07 February 2012

Original Research
Perception and utilization of traditional birth attendants by pregnant women attending primary health care clinics in a rural Local Government Area in Ogun State, Nigeria
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Ebuehi OM, Akintujoye IA
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:25-34
07 February 2012

Original Research
Estrogen formulations and beauty care practices in Japanese women
Takeda T, Wong TF, Kitamura M, Yaegashi N
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:19-24
31 January 2012

Original Research
Attitudes toward female circumcision among Somali immigrants in Oslo: a qualitative study
Gele AA, Kumar B, Hjelde KH, Sundby J
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:7-17
20 January 2012

Original Research
Transvaginal ultrasonography: a survey of the acceptability and its predictors among a native African women population
Atalabi OM, Morhason-Bello IO, Adekanmi AJ, Marinho AO, Adedokun BO, Kalejaiye AO, Sogo K, Gbadamosi SA
International Journal of Women's Health 2012, 4:1-6
29 December 2011

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