Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions

Evidence-based Reports

The EPCs review all relevant scientific literature on clinical, behavioral, and organization and financing topics to produce evidence reports and technology assessments.

Bariatric Surgery in Women of Reproductive Age (November 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Effectiveness of Assisted Reproductive Technology (May 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Elective Induction of Labor, Maternal & Neonatal Outcomes (March 2009)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Inhaled Nitric Oxide in Preterm Infants (October 2010)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Maternal Weight Gain, Outcomes (May 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Oral Contraceptive Use for the Primary Prevention of Ovarian Cancer (June 2013)
Abstract | Summary | Evidence Report

Smoking Cessation Interventions in Pregnancy and Postpartum Care (February 2014)
Abstract | Summary | Evidence Report

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean—Update (March 2010)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Current as of March 2014
Internet Citation: Obstetric and Gynecologic Conditions: Evidence-based Reports. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/evidence-based-reports/clinical/obstetric-gyno/index.html