Routine pelvicexam considered obsoleteby
Dr. John Z.
who have no symptoms of disease. Dr. Westhoff cites data that shows that for such women the pelvicexam is not needed... harm of pelvicexams in healthy women. These include exposure to additional diagnostic evaluations...
Pelvic Examination Trainingby
I've noticed a bit of a difference in how we are taught to perform the male versus female pelvicexams...
First, a word of warning to all the women out there:
If you see a male second-year medical...
No more foot rests for pelvicexamsby
for pelvicexams. I did it this way, because this is how my primary preceptor has done it.
Well, I have stopped doing it that. And you know what? I can find the cervix and do the pelvic/speculum exam...
Pregnancy - First Trimesterby
* do a complete physical exam
* do a pelvicexam with a Pap test
* order lab...
Pregnancy – First Trimester
How your due date is calculated:
Your due date is estimated...
First day in the office as an SNMby
at their visits.
I have several complete physical exams, complete with pelvicexams and breast exams...! I've caught one baby so far, and have done one labor management. For my first office day...