A very subtle word change in a widely distributed patient handout may have major political implications. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a major advocacy group of women’s health care physicians, quietly replaced Patient Handout #156, entitled “How Your Baby Grows During Pregnancy,” with a new version replacing the word “baby” with “fetus.”…
1. G. Marchand MD, W Kutteh MD: Patient Selection Criteria for Outpatient Myomectomy via Mini-laparotomy, 2009 ACOG: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Poster Sessions, Tuesday May 5, 2009, Chicago IL
3. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Laparoscopic cervical cerclage in 18-weeks pregnant uterus. British International Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecology, June 2010, Belfast, U.K.
4. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Laparoscopic cervical cerclage in 18-weeks pregnant uterus. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, September 2010, New York.
5. G. Marchand MD, D. Butawan MD: Cost-Effective, Outpatient-Safe, Minilaparotomy Myomectomy, 2011 ACOG: the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Poster Sessions, Tuesday May 2, 2011, Washington, DC
6. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Laprascopic Supracervical Hysterectomy and Vagino-Cervico-Sacropexy. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, September 2011, Los Angeles.
7. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Vaginal Morcellation. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, September 2011 Los Angeles.
8. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Outcome of 783 Consecutive Hysterectomies for Benign Indication-Likelihood of Competing a Minimally invasive Hysterectomy Based on Patient’s Body Mass Index. American College of Surgeons, October 2011, San Francisco.
9. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Unnecessary Laparotomy Avoidance-Outcome of 257 Consecutive Adnexal Masses of 8-13cm on Pre-Operative Ultrasound Treated with laparoscopic Adnexectomy, Bagging and Colpotomy. AAGI, November 2011 Hollywood, FL.
10. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Laparoscopic Unilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Bagging & Vaginal Morcellation. AAGI, November 2011, Hollywood, FL.
12. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Effect of Improved Vaginal Manipulator on Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy. AAGI, November 2012, Las Vegas, NV, Paper presented at meeting.
13. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Improved Vaginal Manipulator for Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy. AAGI, November 2012, Las Vegas, NV, video presented at meeting..
14. G. Marchand MD, R. Demir MD: Irrelevance of Traditional De-Selectors for Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, October 2012, Boston. Paper presented at meeting.
15. G. Marchand MD, K. Sainz MS1: Laparoscopic Single Port Hysterectomy through a blunt 12mm Trochar – Testing the limits of Minimally Invasive Surgery, RCOG World Congress 2015, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, April 2015.
16. G. Marchand MD, A. Citrin DO, A. Weeden: MEDUSA PROTOCOL – Minimising the blood loss and Maximising the efficacy of Oxytocin Sensitive Dilation and Curettage procedures, Austrailian Royal College RANZCOG Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia, October 2016
17. G. Marchand MD, L. Rials MS1: Marchand Salpingectomy Technique Video – A 5 minute Ultra Minimally Invasive Technique for permanent Sterilization and Ovarian Cancer Risk Reduction. Presented at Congress. RCOG World Congress 2017, Cape Town, South Africa, from 20 – 22 March 2017.
18. G. Marchand MD, R. Pile MS1: Successful Complete Laparoscopic Staging of Ovarian Cancer in a Patient with a 17cm Malignant Ovarian Tumor. Accepted for Presentation (Day 2), “Best Practice & Research in Obstetrics & Gynecology,” 4th International Conference on Gynecology & Obstetrics, October 8-10, 2017 Valencia, Spain
19. G. Marchand MD, K. Sainz MS3: “A Five Minute Procedure That Decreases the Risk of Ovarian Cancer for a Lifetime“ Presented Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2017, San Diego, CA.
20. G. Marchand MD, L. Rials MS1, R. Pile MS1, K. Sainz MS4: “Heterotopic pregnancy: A Decision-Making Algorithm for the Rare Case.“ Accepted for Presentation, July 16th-17th 2018, World Congress On Gynecology, Obstetrics & Reproductive Health, Bangkok, Thailand
21. G. Marchand MD, K. Ware MS1, A. King MS1, “Salpingectomy at time of Cesarean Section without Power Device or Suturing, a Novel Technique,” Accepted for Publication, March 8-10th 2018, 26th European Congress of the European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paris, France.