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Gynecology and Obstetrics

Free for a limited time Pediatric Gynecology Case Study

What is decidual cast?

Abnormal uterine bleeding combined with imaging features of genital tract obstruction produced a confusing picture in a post-menarchal adolescent girl.

Axillary management: less can be more

Open Access Breast Cancer Review

Management of the axilla in patients with breast cancer has evolved considerably over the past three decades, from routine clearance to complete omission in select patients. Explore the evidence that has shaped these practice changes.

New PARP inhibitor shows promise in advanced ovarian cancer

22-05-2024 Ovarian Cancer News

Women with advanced ovarian cancer who respond to first-line chemotherapy could benefit from maintenance treatment with the PARP inhibitor senaparib, irrespective of their BRCA mutation status.

Update on CDK4/6 inhibitors for breast cancer

A comprehensive overview of the latest efficacy and toxicity data for the CDK4/6 inhibitors available for the treatment of early and metastatic HR-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer.

Diabetes, anti-diabetic drugs, and premenstrual syndrome

Open Access Diabetes Review

PMS and diabetes share many physical and psychological symptoms, but what is the relationship between the two, and could anti-diabetic drugs have a favorable impact on the symptoms of PMS?

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Webinar | 19-02-2024 | 17:30 (CET)

Keynote webinar | Spotlight on antibody–drug conjugates in cancer

Antibody–drug conjugates (ADCs) are novel agents that have shown promise across multiple tumor types. Explore the current landscape of ADCs in breast and lung cancer with our experts, and gain insights into the mechanism of action, key clinical trials data, existing challenges, and future directions.

Dr. Véronique Diéras
Prof. Fabrice Barlesi
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Case Studies

What is decidual cast?

Free for a limited time Pediatric Gynecology Case Study

Abnormal uterine bleeding combined with imaging features of genital tract obstruction produced a confusing picture in a post-menarchal adolescent girl.

Vocal cord paralysis caused by metastasized endometrial cancer

Open Access Endometrial Cancer Case Study

The first case of vocal cord paralysis due to a mediastinal metastasis developing 16 years after the patient's endometrial cancer was treated by hysterectomy, external beam radiotherapy, and chemotherapy.

Profound hypotension induced by ICI treatment

A case of extreme hypotension that could have been prevented or mitigated with awareness of the underlying hypothyroidism related to nivolumab treatment.

Live Webinar | 01-10-2024 | 12:30 (CEST)

Recent advances in the use of CAR T-cell therapies in relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and follicular lymphoma

Live: Tuesday 1st October 2024, 12:30-14:00 (CEST)

In this live webinar, Professor Martin Dreyling and an esteemed, international panel of CAR-T experts will discuss the very latest data on the safety, efficacy and clinical impact of CAR T-cell therapies in the treatment of r/r DLBCL and r/r FL, as presented at ASH 2023, EU CAR-T 2024, and EHA 2024. 

Please note, this webinar is not intended for healthcare professionals based in the US and UK.

Sponsored by: Novartis Pharma AG

Chaired by: Prof. Martin Dreyling
Developed by: Springer Healthcare

Current Reviews

Cerebral fractional tissue oxygen extraction (cFTOE) during immediate fetal-to-neonatal transition: a systematic qualitative review of the literature

Open Access Sectio Caesarea Review

Cerebral monitoring during immediate fetal-to-neonatal transition is of increasing interest. The cerebral fractional tissue oxygen extraction (cFTOE) is a useful parameter to gain insight in the balance between tissue oxygen delivery and …

Frequency and characteristics of errors by artificial intelligence (AI) in reading screening mammography: a systematic review

Open Access Artificial Intelligence Review

Artificial intelligence (AI), a rapidly evolving field of data science in which computer algorithms are developed to perform complex tasks, has been applied to screening mammography for the early detection of breast cancer with the aim of …

Multimodality imaging of acute gynecological emergencies—a pictorial essay

Gynecological emergencies can often present with a myriad of non-specific signs and symptoms, posing a diagnostic challenge to the clinician. They can be grossly divided into uterine or adnexal pathologies. Uterine pathologies can be secondary to …

Beta-blocker use and breast cancer outcomes: a meta-analysis

Open Access ß-Blockers Review

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women and the leading cause of female cancer mortality worldwide [ 1 ]. Comorbidities are common in patients with breast cancer [ 2 ], and there is a high and increasing prevalence of risk factors for both …

Webinar | 08-11-2023 | 18:00 (CET)

Keynote webinar | Spotlight on diet and diabetes

An expert-led symposium exploring the prevention and management of type 2 diabetes through dietary interventions. Highlights include discussion of the recent EASD guidelines, therapeutic diets, food types and processing, plus psychological factors that influence patient success, and the drivers of healthy eating and diabetes control.

Prof. Mike Lean
Prof. Falko Sniehotta
Developed by: Springer Medicine

eLearning | Interviews | Cases (Link opens in a new window)

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Knowledge center focusing on improving the individualized management of HR+/HER2- early breast cancer.

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  • Lilly
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Cases

Take on interactive case studies with a focus on hematology. Each case has been prepared by renowned experts in the field and features knowledge-check questions with answers to help keep you and your practice up to date.

Developed by: Springer Medizin

Case-Based Insights: Oncology and Hematology (Link opens in a new window)


Refresh your knowledge in Oncology and Hematology: 

  • 45 clinical cases across different topics with relevant clinical images
  • Written by renowned experts 
  • Knowledge-check questions with answers
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Further Reading

Observational pilot study on the influence of an app-based self-management program on the quality of life of women with endometriosis

Open Access Endometriosis General Gynecology

An estimated 1.7 million women in Germany suffer from endometriosis. Approximately 40,000 new diagnoses are made each year [ 1 ].

Clinical implications of non-breast cancer related findings on FDG-PET/CT scan prior to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast cancer

Open Access Breast Cancer Research

Breast cancer (BC) is the most common type of cancer worldwide, contributing to 12.5% of the total number of new cancer cases in 2020 [ 1 ]. An increasing number of patients with BC is treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) [ 2 – 5 ]. Accurate …

Cerebral fractional tissue oxygen extraction (cFTOE) during immediate fetal-to-neonatal transition: a systematic qualitative review of the literature

Open Access Sectio Caesarea Review

Cerebral monitoring during immediate fetal-to-neonatal transition is of increasing interest. The cerebral fractional tissue oxygen extraction (cFTOE) is a useful parameter to gain insight in the balance between tissue oxygen delivery and …

Frequency and characteristics of errors by artificial intelligence (AI) in reading screening mammography: a systematic review

Open Access Artificial Intelligence Review

Artificial intelligence (AI), a rapidly evolving field of data science in which computer algorithms are developed to perform complex tasks, has been applied to screening mammography for the early detection of breast cancer with the aim of …