Congress highlights

Highlights from meetings and congresses on endometriosis


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.

WCE2014: 12th World Congress on Endometriosis
30 May 2014

WCE2014 was the world congress on endometriosis that put the patient in focus – get the highlights here!

WCE2014: Let us go for the roots of endometriosis
21 May 2014

Professor Ivo Brosens challenges basic questions about endometriosis and encourages everyone to go back to basic research to understand which menstruations disseminate endometrial tissue – and which tissue implants?

ASRM2012: Surgery for endometriosis and endometrioma
21 November 2012

The 2012 ASRM had three excellent lectures on surgery for endometriosis and the value of removing endometriomas (versus medical treatment) by Tommaso Falcone, David Adamson, and Paolo Vercellini.

ASRM2012: Central sensitivity syndrome and endometriosis-associated symptoms
21 November 2012

Women with chronic pelvic pain related to endometriosis demonstrate many of the clinical features described in central sensitivity syndrome according to Dr Julie Anne Gemmill.

ASRM2012: Endometriosis and risk of coronary heart disease
30 October 2012

Research presented at the ASRM’s 68th Annual Meeting suggests that endometriosis is associated with coronary heart disease to the same magnitude as shown for metabolic syndrome.

ASRM2012: Endometriosis at the ASRM
30 October 2012

Highlights from presentations on endometriosis from the 68th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) in San Diego.

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