About Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology is an open-access peer-reviewed journal (ISSN 2154-4751) published online continuously in two issues per year by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. The journal is a forum for obstetrics, gynecology and women’s health internationally. The first issue was published in April 2010.

This journal encompasses all areas of women's health, including clinical care, education of students, residents and fellows, and research. Articles will include clinical, education, and research topics in obstetrics and gynecology. There will be case reports of general interest in the field.

Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023


A literature review on vaginal dilator use

Amy S. Little

2023-02-22 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-30

A pilot evaluation of social needs among gynecologic oncology patients in inpatient versus outpatient settings

Anna Greenwood, Anne Nora, Caroline Hartman, Karen Summers, Craig Syrop and Michael L Haugsdal

2023-03-29 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-14

Prevalence of maternal complications and neonatal outcomes at a Midwest academic health center

Samantha R Swartz, KimberlyA. Kenne A. Kenne, Haley A. Steffen, Pratyusha V. Bujimalla, Linder H. Wendt, J. Brooks Jackson and Mary B. Rysavy

2023-03-29 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-12

Factors Influencing high adolescent pregnancy rate in Riobamba, Ecuador

Kaleigh M Haus, Hans R House, Pablo Martínez, Allison Schuette and Garrett S. Kneese

2023-06-27 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-9

Case Report

Cotyledonoid dissecting leiomyoma in pregnancy: a case report

Samuel Choice, Mildrede Bonglack, Michael Goodheart, Megan McDonald, Audai Alrwashdeh and Holly Bolger

2023-06-07 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-10

Top Docs

Holly Bolger, DO

2023-08-02 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-4

Extended Abstract

The effect of negative pressure wound therapy use after Cesarean section

Surbhi C. Jain, Loreen A. Herwaldt, M Ward, Jean G Pottinger, Colleen K. Stockdale, Elijah C. Reische and Abbey J. Hardy-Fairbanks

2023-02-28 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-2

Identifying ovarian cancer with machine learning RNA methylation pattern analysis

Douglas J. Russo and Jesus Gonzalez Bosquet

2023-03-29 Volume 12 • Issue 1 • 2023 • 1-1

Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology, POG Reviewers, 2023

•Danielle Boniface

•Camille A Clare

•Diane Elas

•Kelly L. Ferroni

•Kimberly A. Kenne

• Alisa K. Kindig

•Eithan Kotkowski

•Suzy W. Lipinski

•Hillary McLaren

•Asmaa Naamos

•Shweta Pathak

•Caroline Madalena Ribeiro

•Jane W. Seymour

•Joel I. Sorosky

•Colleen K. Stockdale

•Craig Syrop

•Michael W Varner

•Sarah Wernimont

•Heather Williams

•Susan Yanow