Congress highlights

Highlights from meetings and congresses on endometriosis


WCE2017: Phase III data for elagolix shows potential as treatment for endometriosis
19 May 2017

Efficacy and safety of two different doses of elagolix, a GnRH antagonist, presented at World Congress on Endometrosis.

WCE2017: Women with endometriosis drive research priorities
19 May 2017

Top ten research priorities in endometriosis presented at 13th World Congress on Endometriosis.

WCE2017: H2Oil study confirms significant fertility benefit from Lipiodol
18 May 2017

100-year-old fertility technique could reduce IVF cases in women with endometriosis.

ASRM2015: Endometriosis highlights
26 October 2015

Chair-elect of the ASRM Endometriosis Special Interest Group, Doctor Stacey Missmer, provides highlights from this year’s annual meeting. There is no size that fits all – think symptoms and think endometrium behaviour!

ASRM2015: Endometriosis may infiltrate the entire body
20 October 2015

Study suggests that endometriosis in organs outside of the pelvis may be common and clinically unrecognised.

ASRM2015: Increased risk of ovarian cancer observed in women undergoing IVF
20 October 2015

Increased risk of ovarian cancer observed in women who had no children following assisted reproductive technologies, and in women with endometriosis treated for infertility.

FIGO2015: FIGO Fertility Tool Box now available online
9 October 2015

The FIGO Fertility Toolbox offers all levels of health care providers a “usable” instrument to address fertility issues. All you need is access to a smart phone!

ESHRE2015: Endometriosis associated with a greater risk of complications in pregnancy
15 June 2015

Large cohort study indicates that endometriosis may predispose women to an increased risk of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, and later pregnancy complications.

AAGL2014: Endometriosis in focus
11 December 2014

Advancing Minimally Invasive Surgery: Drs Advincula, Sinervo, and Allaire give us their take on the latest thinking in surgery for endometriosis.

ACEIII: 3rd Asian Conference on Endometriosis
27 November 2014

Better care for women with endometriosis was the theme for 3rd Asian Conference on Endometriosis in South Korea.

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