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NPWH 2018 Conference Podium Presentation Abstracts

Editor's Note: 2019 conference presentations coming soon!  This issue of Women’s Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs features the podium presentation abstracts that were introduced...

The history of secnidazole

In September 2017, the FDA approved secnidazole for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis. Although new to the United States, secnidazole is a well-established anti-infective...

Recurrent bacterial vaginosis

What can a nurse practitioner do for a woman who has been treated “countless times” for BV? Factors that alter the vaginal microbiome increase the...

Making the diagnosis: Vaginal infections

Most women experience at least one vaginal infection characterized by vaginal discharge, itching, and/or odor during their lives. In women who present with these vaginal...

Using simulation to practice IUD insertion and removal techniques

Statement of Retraction of Article The article and video, “Using Simulation to Practice IUD Insertion and Removal Techniques,” by Aimee Chism Holland, DNP, WHNP-BC, FNP-C,...

Sexual health pearls

By Brooke M. Faught, MSN, WHNP-BC, IF When appropriate, many providers utilize creative methods to manage certain health problems experienced by their patients. Practitioners in...