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General news from the field of endometriosis


$200 reward for help on looking at “blind spots” in endometriosis
19 August 2020

$200 reward for identifying papers with significant differences in outcomes of surgery or medical therapy for endo.

COVID-19 and endometriosis
31 May 2020

Advice from the World Endometriosis Society for patients and healthcare providers on managing endometriosis during lockdown with reduced access to specialist care.

Endometriosis awareness 2019
6 March 2019

Endometriosis awareness takes place across the world during the month of March. Join in and help profile a disease that affects an estimated 200 million women and girls.

Endometriosis – disease primer
19 July 2018

Nature Reviews Disease Primers has today published the first primer on endometriosis, providing a global and authoritative overview of research needs and current diagnosis and treatment. FREE read.

Public-private partnership tackles major challenges in the care of pain patients
4 June 2018

EU-funded consortium provides hope for women with endometriosis with chronic pain – €23 million funding secured.

What needs to be done for women with endometriosis?
8 March 2018

On International Women’s Day (#IWD2018) we re-publish wishes and hopes for women with endometriosis on why – and what – change is needed to prevent endometriosis in the next generation.

APPG report highlights insufficient care for women with endometriosis and fibroids
27 March 2017

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Women’s Health has found that women with endometriosis and fibroids are not being treated appropriately when it comes to their gynaecological health. Dignity and information is lacking!

Linda Giudice honoured by the RCOG
23 June 2016

Professor Linda Giudice has been appointed a Fellow (ad eundem) of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in honour of her pioneering work in women’s health, including endometriosis, infertility, and reproductive biology.

ESHRE launches endometriosis app
30 June 2014

Based on the guideline on “Management of Women with Endometriosis” the App provides detailed treatment recommendations, a decision aid, and full list of publications.

In Memoriam: Maurice Bruhat 1934 – 2014
1 May 2014

A moving eulogy by Professor Michel Canis honouring the life of his teacher and mentor, Professor Maurice Bruhat – a visionary who saw the coming of “laparoscopic surgery” and fought for its general acceptance to the benefit of millions of women with endometriosis.

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