List of Titles — June 2016 Committee Opinions are intended to provide timely information on controversial issues, ethical concerns, and emerging approaches to clinical management. They represent the considered views of the sponsoring committee based on interpretation of published data in peer-reviewed journals. Committee Opinions are reviewed periodically for continued relevance or needed update. Also listed are Technology Assessments, which provide an overview of technology in obstetrics and gynecology, Patient Safety Checklists, and Obstetric Care Consensus documents. Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Committee on Adolescent Health Care 448 Menstrual Manipulation for Adolescents With Disabilities (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:1428–31) December 2009 2012 539 Adolescents and Long-Acting Reversible Contraception: Implants and Intrauterine Devices (Joint with the Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Working Group) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:983–8) October 2012 2014 562 Müllerian Agenesis: Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1134–7) May 2013 2015 572 Reproductive Health Care for Adolescents With Human Immunodeficiency Virus (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:721 –6) September 2013 2015 580 Von Willebrand Disease in Women (Joint with the Committee on Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1368–73) December 2013 2015 582 Addressing Health Risks of Noncoital Sexual Activity (Joint with the Committee on Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1378–83) December 2013 2015 598 The Initial Reproductive Health Visit (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1143–7) May 2014 599 Adolescent Confidentiality and Electronic Health Records (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1148–50) May 2014 602 Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate and Bone Effects (Joint with the Committee on Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1398–402) June 2014 605 Primary Ovarian Insufficiency in Adolescents and Young Women (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:193–7) July 2014 2016 606 Options for Prevention and Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding in Adolescent Patients Undergoing Cancer Treatment (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:397–402) August 2014 607 Gynecologic Concerns in Children and Adolescents with Cancer (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:403–8) August 2014 626 The Transition From Pediatric to Adult Health Care: Preventive Care for Young Women Aged 18–26 Years (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:752–4) March 2015 632 Expedited Partner Therapy in the Management of Gonorrhea and Chlamydial Infection (Joint with the Committee on Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1526–8) June 2015 641 Human Papillomavirus Vaccination (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e38–43) September 2015 The following titles have been withdrawn from circulation: 321 Maternal Decision Making, Ethics, and the Law (Replaced by Committee Opinion No. 664) 412 Aromatase Inhibitors in Gynecologic Practice (Replaced by Committee Opinion No. 663) 430 Preimplantation Genetic Screening for Aneuploidy ◗ 3 Periviable Birth (Replaced by Obstetric Care Consensus No. 4 [Interim Update]) COMMITTEE OPINION The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists WOMEN’S HEALTH CARE PHYSICIANS 2 Committee Opinion List of Titles Committee on Adolescent Health Care (continued) 651 Menstruation in Girls and Adolescents: Using the Menstrual Cycle as a Vital Sign (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e143–6) December 2015 653 Concerns Regarding Social Media and Health Issues in Adolescents and Young Adults (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e62–5) February 2016 662 Breast and Labial Surgery in Adolescents (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e138–40) May 2016 *665 Guidelines for Adolescent Health Research (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e183–6) June 2016 Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Women’s Health 515 Health Care for Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women (Joint with the Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:201–5) January 2012 2015 Committee on Coding and Nomenclature 205 Tubal Ligation with Cesarean Delivery (Obstet Gynecol Vol. 92, No. 2) August 1998 249 Coding Responsibility (Obstet Gynecol Vol. 97, No. 1) January 2001 2005 250 Inappropriate Reimbursement Practices by Third-Party Payers (Obstet Gynecol Vol. 97, No. 1) January 2001 Committee on Ethics 297 Nonmedical Use of Obstetric Ultrasonography (Obstet Gynecol 2004;104:423–4) August 2004 2015 347 Using Preimplantation Embryos for Research (Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:1305–17) November 2006 2008 352 Innovative Practice: Ethical Guidelines (Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:1589–95) December 2006 2015 359 Commercial Enterprises in Medical Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:243–5) January 2007 2015 362 Medical Futility (Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:791–4) March 2007 2016 363 Patient Testing: Ethical Issues in Selection and Counseling (Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:1021–3) April 2007 2015 365 Seeking and Giving Consultation (Obstet Gynecol 2007;109:1255–9) May 2007 2016 370 Institutional Responsibility to Provide Legal Representation (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:215–6) July 2007 2015 371 Sterilization of Women, Including Those With Mental Disabilities (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:217–20) July 2007 2009 373 Sexual Misconduct (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:441–4) August 2007 374 Expert Testimony (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:445–6) August 2007 2016 385 The Limits of Conscientious Refusal in Reproductive Medicine (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:1203–8) November 2007 2016 389 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:1473–8) December 2007 2015 390 Ethical Decision Making in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:1479–87) December 2007 2016 409 Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Genetic Testing (Joint with the Committee on Genetics) (Obstet Gynecol 2008;111:1493–4) June 2008 2016 410 Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing (Joint with the Committee on Genetics) (Obstet Gynecol 2008;111:1495–502) June 2008 2014 439 Informed Consent (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:401–8) August 2009 2015 456 Forming a Just Health Care System (Obstet Gynecol 2010;115:672–7) March 2010 466 Ethical Considerations for Performing Gynecologic Surgery in Low-Resource Settings Abroad (Joint with the Committee on Global Women’s Health) (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:793–9) September 2010 2013 480 Empathy in Women’s Health Care (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:756–61) March 2011 2014 500 Professional Responsibilities in Obstetric–Gynecologic Medical Education and Training (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:400–4) August 2011 2014 501 Maternal–Fetal Intervention and Fetal Care Centers (Joint with the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Bioethics) (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:405–10) August 2011 2014 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Committee Opinion List of Titles 3 Committee on Ethics (continued) 510 Ethical Ways for Physicians to Market a Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1195–7) November 2011 2014 528 Adoption (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1320–4) June 2012 2015 541 Professional Relationships With Industry (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1243–9) November 2012 2015 553 Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:405–10) February 2013 563 Ethical Issues in Pandemic Influenza Planning Concerning Pregnant Women (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1138–43) May 2013 564 Ethical Issues With Vaccination for the Obstetrician–Gynecologist (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1144–50) May 2013 2016 578 Elective Surgery and Patient Choice (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1134–8) November 2013 600 Ethical Issues in the Care of the Obese Woman (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1388–93) June 2014 617 End-of-Life Decision Making (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:261–7) January 2015 633 Alcohol Abuse and Other Substance Use Disorders: Ethical Issues in Obstetric and Gynecologic Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1529–37) June 2015 646 Ethical Considerations for Including Women as Research Participants (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e100–7) November 2015 660 Family Building Through Gestational Surrogacy (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e97–103) March 2016 *664 Refusal of Medically Recommended Treatment During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e175–82) June 2016 Committee on Genetics 318 Screening for Tay–Sachs Disease (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:893–4) October 2005 2014 324 Perinatal Risks Associated With Assisted Reproductive Technology (Joint with the Committees on Obstetric Practice and Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:1143–6) November 2005 2016 409 Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Genetic Testing (Joint with the Committee on Ethics) (Obstet Gynecol 2008;111:1493–4) June 2008 2016 410 Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing (Joint with the Committee on Ethics) (Obstet Gynecol 2008;111:1495–502) June 2008 2014 432 Spinal Muscular Atrophy (Obstet Gynecol 2009;113:1194–6) May 2009 2014 442 Preconception and Prenatal Carrier Screening for Genetic Diseases in Individuals of Eastern European Jewish Descent (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:950–3) October 2009 2014 469 Carrier Screening for Fragile X Syndrome (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:1008–10) October 2010 2014 478 Family History as a Risk Assessment Tool (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:747–50) March 2011 2015 486 Update on Carrier Screening for Cystic Fibrosis (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1028–31) April 2011 2014 488 Pharmacogenetics (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1240 –1) May 2011 2015 527 Personalized Genomic Testing for Disease Risk (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1318–9) June 2012 2016 581 The Use of Chromosomal Microarray Analysis in Prenatal Diagnosis (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1374–7) December 2013 2016 616 Newborn Screening and the Role of the Obstetrician–Gynecologist (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:256–60) January 2015 634 Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1538–43) June 2015 636 Management of Women With Phenylketonuria (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1548–50) June 2015 640 Cell-free DNA Screening for Fetal Aneuploidy (Joint with the Society for Maternal– Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e31–7) September 2015 643 Identification and Referral of Maternal Genetic Conditions in Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e49–51) October 2015 648 Umbilical Cord Blood Banking (Joint with the Committee on Obstetric Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e127 –9) December 2015 11 Genetics and Molecular Diagnostic Testing (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:394–413) February 2014 2016 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Committee on Global Women’s Health 466 Ethical Considerations for Performing Gynecologic Surgery in Low-Resource Settings Abroad (Joint with the Committee on Ethics) (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:793–9) September 2010 2013 Committee on Gynecologic Practice 253 Nongynecologic Procedures (Obstet Gynecol Vol. 97, No. 3) March 2001 2015 278 Avoiding Inappropriate Clinical Decisions Based on False-Positive Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Test Results (Obstet Gynecol 2002;100:1057–9) November 2002 2015 313 The Importance of Preconception Care in the Continuum of Women’s Health Care (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:665–6) September 2005 2015 323 Elective Coincidental Appendectomy (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:1141–2) November 2005 2014 324 Perinatal Risks Associated With Assisted Reproductive Technology (Joint with the Committees on Obstetric Practice and Genetics) (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:1143–6) November 2005 2016 345 Vulvodynia (Joint with the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology) (Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:1049–52) October 2006 2015 375 Brand Versus Generic Oral Contraceptives (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:447–8) August 2007 2015 378 Vaginal “Rejuvenation” and Cosmetic Vaginal Procedures (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:737–8) September 2007 2014 434 Induced Abortion and Breast Cancer Risk (Obstet Gynecol 2009;113:1417–8) June 2009 2015 440 The Role of Transvaginal Ultrasonography in the Evaluation of Postmenopausal Bleeding (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:409–11) August 2009 2015 444 Choosing the Route of Hysterectomy for Benign Disease (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:1156–8) November 2009 2011 477 The Role of the Obstetrician– Gynecologist in the Early Detection of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer (Joint with the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists) (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:742– 6) March 2011 484 Performance Enhancing Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Women (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1016 –8) April 2011 2015 505 Understanding and Using the U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010 (Joint with the Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Working Group) (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:754 –60) September 2011 2014 509 Management of Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia (Joint with the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology) (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1192 –4) November 2011 2014 513 Vaginal Placement of Synthetic Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse (Joint with the American Urogynecologic Society) (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1459–64) December 2011 2015 532 Compounded Bioidentical Menopausal Hormone Therapy (Joint with the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Practice Committee) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:411–5) August 2012 2014 534 Well-Woman Visit (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:421–4) August 2012 2014 537 Reprocessed Single-Use Devices (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:974–6) October 2012 2014 540 Risk of Venous Thromboembolism Among Users of Drospirenone- Containing Oral Contraceptive Pills (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1239–42) November 2012 2014 544 Over-the-Counter Access to Oral Contraceptives (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1527–31) December 2012 2014 556 Postmenopausal Estrogen Therapy: Route of Administration and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:887–90) April 2013 2015 557 Management of Acute Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Nonpregnant Reproductive-Aged Women (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:891–6) April 2013 2015 565 Hormone Therapy and Heart Disease (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1407–10) June 2013 2015 567 Professional Liability and Gynecology-Only Practice (Joint with the Committees on Obstetric Practice and Professional Liability) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:186) July 2013 2015 571 Solutions for Surgical Preparation of the Vagina (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:718–20) September 2013 2015 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date 4 Committee Opinion List of Titles Committee on Gynecologic Practice (continued) 577 Understanding and Using the U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use, 2013 (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1132–3) November 2013 2015 580 Von Willebrand Disease in Women (Joint with the Committee on Adolescent Health Care) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1368–73) December 2013 2015 582 Addressing Health Risks of Noncoital Sexual Activity (Joint with the Committee on Adolescent Health Care) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1378–83) December 2013 2015 584 Oocyte Cryopreservation (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:221–2) January 2014 589 Female Age-Related Fertility Decline (Joint with the American Society for Reproductive Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:719–21) March 2014 595 Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1133–6) May 2014 596 Routine Human Immunodeficiency Virus Screening (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1137–9) May 2014 601 Tamoxifen and Uterine Cancer (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1394–7) June 2014 602 Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate and Bone Effects (Joint with the Committee on Adolescent Health Care) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1398–402) June 2014 603 Evaluation of Uncomplicated Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women Before Surgical Treatment (Joint with the American Urogynecologic Society) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1403–7) June 2014 604 OnabotulinumtoxinA and the Bladder (Joint with the American Urogynecologic Society) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1408–11) June 2014 609 Colorectal Cancer Screening Strategies (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:849–55) October 2014 610 Chronic Antithrombotic Therapy and Gynecologic Surgery (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:856–62) October 2014 618 Ovarian Reserve Testing (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:268–73) January 2015 619 Gynecologic Surgery in the Obese Woman (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:274–8) January 2015 620 Salpingectomy for Ovarian Cancer Prevention (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:279–81) (Correction) January 2015 625 Management of Women With Dense Breasts Diagnosed by Mammography (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:750–1) (Correction) March 2015 628 Robotic Surgery in Gynecology (Joint with the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:760–7) March 2015 631 Endometrial Intraepithelial Neoplasia (Joint with the Society of Gynecologic Oncology) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1272–8) May 2015 632 Expedited Partner Therapy in the Management of Gonorrhea and Chlamydial Infection (Joint with the Committee on Adolescent Health Care) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1526–8) June 2015 642 Increasing Access to Contraceptive Implants and Intrauterine Devices to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy (Joint with the Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Working Group) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e44–8) October 2015 645 Dual Therapy for Gonococcal Infections (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e95–9) November 2015 655 Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections in Obstetrician–Gynecologists (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e70–4) February 2016 659 The Use of Vaginal Estrogen in Women With a History of Estrogen-Dependent Breast Cancer (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e93–6) March 2016 661 Integrating Immunizations Into Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e104–7) April 2016 *663 Aromatase Inhibitors in Gynecologic Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e170–4) June 2016 7 Hysteroscopy (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1486–91) June 2011 2015 8 Sonohysterography (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1325–8) June 2012 2014 9 Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1415–7) June 2013 2015 10 Single-Incision Laparoscopy (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:429–31) August 2013 2015 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Committee Opinion List of Titles 5 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date 6 Committee Opinion List of Titles Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women 423 Motivational Interviewing: A Tool for Behavior Change (Obstet Gynecol 2009;113:243–6) January 2009 2014 437 Community Involvement and Volunteerism (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:203–4) July 2009 2014 457 Preparing for Disasters: Perspectives on Women (Obstet Gynecol 2010;115:1339–42) June 2010 2014 471 Smoking Cessation During Pregnancy (Joint with the Committee on Obstetric Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:1241–4) November 2010 2015 473 Substance Abuse Reporting and Pregnancy: The Role of the Obstetrician–Gynecologist (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:200 –1) January 2011 2014 479 Methamphetamine Abuse in Women of Reproductive Age (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:751–5) March 2011 2013 493 Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness in the Delivery of Health Care (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1258–61) May 2011 2013 496 At-Risk Drinking and Alcohol Dependence: Obstetric and Gynecologic Implications (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:383–8) August 2011 2013 498 Adult Manifestations of Childhood Sexual Abuse (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:392–5) August 2011 2015 503 Tobacco Use and Women’s Health (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:746–50) September 2011 2015 507 Human Trafficking (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:767 –70) September 2011 511 Health Care for Pregnant and Postpartum Incarcerated Women and Adolescent Females (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1198 –1202) November 2011 2016 512 Health Care for Transgender Individuals (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1454–8) December 2011 515 Health Care for Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women (Joint with the Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Women’s Health) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:201–5) January 2012 2015 516 Health Care Systems for Underserved Women (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:206–9) January 2012 2014 518 Intimate Partner Violence (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:412–7) February 2012 524 Opioid Abuse, Dependence, and Addiction in Pregnancy (Joint with the American Society of Addiction Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1070–6) May 2012 2014 525 Health Care for Lesbians and Bisexual Women (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1077–80) May 2012 2014 530 Access to Postpartum Sterilization (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:212–5) July 2012 2014 535 Reproductive Health Care for Incarcerated Women and Adolescent Females (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:425–9) August 2012 536 Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and Women of Color (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:735–9) September 2012 538 Nonmedical Use of Prescription Drugs (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:977–82) October 2012 2014 542 Access to Emergency Contraception (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1250–3) November 2012 547 Health Care for Women in the Military and Women Veterans (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1538–42) December 2012 552 Benefits to Women of Medicaid Expansion Through the Affordable Care Act (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:223–5) January 2013 2015 554 Reproductive and Sexual Coercion (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:411–5) February 2013 568 Elder Abuse and Women’s Health (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:187–91) July 2013 2015 569 Oral Health Care During Pregnancy and Through the Lifespan (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:417–22) August 2013 2015 570 Breastfeeding in Underserved Women: Increasing Initiation and Continuation of Breastfeeding (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:423–8) August 2013 574 Marriage Equality for Same-Sex Couples (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:729–32) September 2013 575 Exposure to Toxic Environmental Agents (Joint with the American Society for Reproductive Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:931–5) October 2013 2016 Committee Opinion List of Titles 7 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women (continued) 576 Health Care for Homeless Women (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:936–40) October 2013 2016 585 Health Literacy (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:380–3) February 2014 586 Health Disparities in Rural Women (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:384–8) February 2014 587 Effective Patient–Physician Communication (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:389–93) February 2014 591 Challenges for Overweight and Obese Women (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:726–30) (Correction) March 2014 592 Sexual Assault (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:905–9) April 2014 612 Abortion Training and Education (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:1055–9) November 2014 613 Increasing Access to Abortion (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:1060–5) November 2014 615 Access to Contraception (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:250–5) January 2015 624 Cervical Cancer Screening in Low-Resource Settings (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:526–8) February 2015 627 Health Care for Unauthorized Immigrants (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:755–9) March 2015 639 The Importance of Vital Records and Statistics for the Obstetrician–Gynecologist (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e28–30) September 2015 649 Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e130–4) December 2015 654 Reproductive Life Planning to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e66–9) February 2016 Committee on International Affairs 427 Misoprostol for Postabortion Care (Obstet Gynecol 2009;113:465–8) February 2009 Committee on Obstetric Practice 234 Scheduled Cesarean Delivery and the Prevention of Vertical Transmission of HIV Infection (Obstet Gynecol Vol. 95, No. 5) May 2000 2016 275 Obstetric Management of Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries (Obstet Gynecol 2002;100:625 –7) September 2002 2014 295 Pain Relief During Labor (Joint with the American Society of Anesthesiologists) (Obstet Gynecol 2004;104:213) July 2004 2016 324 Perinatal Risks Associated With Assisted Reproductive Technology (Joint with the Committees on Genetics and Gynecologic Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:1143–6) November 2005 2016 339 Analgesia and Cesarean Delivery Rates (Obstet Gynecol 2006;107:1487–8) June 2006 2013 340 Mode of Term Singleton Breech Delivery (Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:235–7) July 2006 2014 346 Amnioinfusion Does Not Prevent Meconium Aspiration Syndrome (Obstet Gynecol 2006;108:1053–5) October 2006 2014 376 Nalbuphine Hydrochloride Use for Intrapartum Analgesia (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:449) August 2007 2014 379 Management of Delivery of a Newborn With Meconium-Stained Amniotic Fluid (Obstet Gynecol 2007;110:739) September 2007 2013 441 Oral Intake During Labor (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:714) September 2009 2016 443 Air Travel During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:954–5) October 2009 2014 455 Magnesium Sulfate Before Anticipated Preterm Birth for Neuroprotection (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2010;115:669–71) March 2010 2015 462 Moderate Caffeine Consumption During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:467–8) August 2010 2015 471 Smoking Cessation During Pregnancy (Joint with the Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women) (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:1241–4) November 2010 2015 474 Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:420 –1) February 2011 2015 476 Planned Home Birth (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:425–8) February 2011 2015 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date 8 Committee Opinion List of Titles Committee on Obstetric Practice (continued) 485 Prevention of Early-Onset Group B Streptococcal Disease in Newborns (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1019 –27) April 2011 2015 494 Sulfonamides, Nitrofurantoin, and Risk of Birth Defects (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1484 –5) June 2011 2015 495 Vitamin D: Screening and Supplementation During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:197 –8) July 2011 2015 529 Placenta Accreta (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:207 –11) July 2012 2016 533 Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:416–20) August 2012 2014 543 Timing of Umbilical Cord Clamping After Birth (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1522–6) December 2012 2014 548 Weight Gain During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:210–2) January 2013 2015 550 Maternal–Fetal Surgery for Myelomeningocele (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:218–9) January 2013 2015 555 Hospital Disaster Preparedness for Obstetricians and Facilities Providing Maternity Care (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:696–9) March 2013 559 Cesarean Delivery on Maternal Request (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:904–7) April 2013 2015 560 Medically Indicated Late-Preterm and Early-Term Deliveries (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:908–10) April 2013 2015 561 Nonmedically Indicated Early-Term Deliveries (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:911–5) April 2013 2015 566 Update on Immunization and Pregnancy: Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis Vaccination (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:1411–4) June 2013 2015 567 Professional Liability and Gynecology-Only Practice (Joint with the Committees on Gynecologic Practice and Professional Liability) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:186) July 2013 2015 579 Definition of Term Pregnancy (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:1139–40) November 2013 2016 594 Immersion in Water During Labor and Delivery (Joint with the American Academy of Pediatrics) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:912–5) April 2014 597 Labor Induction or Augmentation and Autism (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:1140–2) May 2014 608 Influenza Vaccination During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:648–51) September 2014 611 Method for Estimating Due Date (Joint with the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:863–6) October 2014 614 Management of Pregnant Women With Presumptive Exposure to Listeria monocytogenes (Obstet Gynecol 2014;124:1241–4) December 2014 623 Emergent Therapy for Acute-Onset, Severe Hypertension During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:521–5) February 2015 630 Screening for Perinatal Depression (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1268–71) May 2015 635 Prenatal and Perinatal Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing: Expanded Recommendations (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1544–7) June 2015 637 Marijuana Use During Pregnancy and Lactation (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:234–8) July 2015 638 First-Trimester Risk Assessment for Early-Onset Preeclampsia (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e25–7) September 2015 644 The Apgar Score (Joint with the American Academy of Pediatrics) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e52–5) October 2015 647 Limitations of Perineal Lacerations as Obstetric Quality Measure (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e108–11) November 2015 648 Umbilical Cord Blood Banking (Joint with the Committee on Genetics) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e127 –9) December 2015 650 Physical Activity and Exercise During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:e135–42) December 2015 Committee Opinion List of Titles 9 Committee on Obstetric Practice (continued) 652 Magnesium Sulfate Use in Obstetrics (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e52 –3) (Interim Update) January 2016 656 Guidelines for Diagnostic Imaging During Pregnancy and Lactation (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e75 –80) February 2016 657 The Obstetric and Gynecologic Hospitalist (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e81 –5) February 2016 658 Optimizing Support for Breastfeeding as Part of Obstetric Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e86 –92) February 2016 661 Integrating Immunizations Into Practice (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e104–7) April 2016 *666 Optimizing Postpartum Care (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e187–92) June 2016 Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement 447 Patient Safety in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2009;114:1424–7) December 2009 2015 464 Patient Safety in the Surgical Environment (Obstet Gynecol 2010;116:786–90) September 2010 2014 490 Partnering With Patients to Improve Safety (Obstet Gynecol 2011;117:1247–9) May 2011 2015 508 Disruptive Behavior (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:970 –2) October 2011 2013 517 Communication Strategies for Patient Handoffs (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:408–11) February 2012 2013 519 Fatigue and Patient Safety (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:683–5) March 2012 2013 520 Disclosure and Discussion of Adverse Events (Joint with the Committee on Professional Liability) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:686–9) March 2012 2014 523 Re-entering the Practice of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:1066–9) May 2012 2014 531 Improving Medication Safety (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:406–10) August 2012 2014 546 Tracking and Reminder Systems (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1535–7) December 2012 2014 585 Health Literacy (Joint with the Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:380–3) February 2014 587 Effective Patient–Physician Communication (Joint with the Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:389–93) February 2014 590 Preparing for Clinical Emergencies in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:722–5) March 2014 621 Patient Safety and Health Information Technology (Joint with the Committee on Practice Management) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:282–3) January 2015 629 Clinical Guidelines and Standardization of Practice to Improve Outcomes (Joint with the Committee on Professional Liability) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1027–9) April 2015 657 The Obstetric and Gynecologic Hospitalist (Joint with the Committee on Obstetric Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e81 –5) February 2016 2 Inpatient Induction of Labor (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1205 –6) November 2011 2014 3 Scheduling Planned Cesarean Delivery (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1469–70) December 2011 4 Preoperative Planned Cesarean Delivery (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1471–2) December 2011 2014 5 Scheduling Induction of Labor (Obstet Gynecol 2011;118:1473–4) December 2011 6 Documenting Shoulder Dystocia (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:430–1) August 2012 7 Magnesium Sulfate Before Anticipated Preterm Birth for Neuroprotection (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:432–3) August 2012 8 Appropriateness of Trial of Labor After Previous Cesarean Delivery (Antepartum Period) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1254–5) November 2012 9 Trial of Labor After Previous Cesarean Delivery (Intrapartum Admission) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;120:1256–7) November 2012 Committee on Practice Management 621 Patient Safety and Health Information Technology (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:282–3) January 2015 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date For ordering information, contact the Distribution Center at 800-762-2264, or order online at sales.acog.org. *Indicates new title Technology Assessment Patient Safety Checklist ◗ ◗ Obstetric Care Consensus Click here for open access to Practice Bulletin list of titles. 10 Committee Opinion List of Titles Committee on Professional Liability 520 Disclosure and Discussion of Adverse Events (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:686–9) March 2012 2014 551 Coping With the Stress of Medical Professional Liability Litigation (Obstet Gynecol 2013;121:220–2) January 2013 2014 567 Professional Liability and Gynecology-Only Practice (Joint with the Committees on Gynecologic Practice and Obstetric Practice) (Obstet Gynecol 2013;122:186) July 2013 2015 583 Predispute, Voluntary, Binding Arbitration (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:217–20) January 2014 622 Professional Use of Digital and Social Media (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:516–20) February 2015 629 Clinical Guidelines and Standardization of Practice to Improve Outcomes (Joint with the Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:1027–9) April 2015 Obstetric Care Consensus ◗ 1 Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean Delivery (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2014;123:693–711) March 2014 2016 ◗ 2 Levels of Maternal Care (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:502–15) February 2015 *◗ 4 Periviable Birth (Joint with the Society for Maternal–Fetal Medicine) (Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:e157–69) [Interim Update] June 2016 Publication Reaffirmed Number Title Date Date Current Committee Opinions, Technology Assessments, Patient Safety Checklists, and Obstetric Care Consensus 7 8 9 10 11 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ◗1 ◗2 ◗4 205 234 249 250 253 275 278 295 297 313 318 323 324 339 340 345 346 347 352 359 362 363 365 370 371 373 374 375 376 378 379 385 389 390 409 410 423 427 432 434 437 439 440 441 442 443 444 447 448 455 456 457 462 464 466 469 471 473 474 476 477 478 479 480 484 485 486 488 490 493 494 495 496 498 500 501 503 505 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 515 516 517 518 519 520 523 524 525 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 546 547 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