Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Reading Curriculum

Heavy Menstrual Bleeding and Inherited Blood Disorders

The objective of this reading curriculum is to provide the essential resources needed for the Obstetrics and Gynecology resident to acquire fundamental clinical knowledge on the topic of heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) due to inherited blood disorders.  The reading materials review the etiology of HMB due to blood disorders, recommended screening and diagnostic tools, and hormonal and non-hormonal management of this condition, including screening and treatment of iron deficiency anemia. 

Each topic first provides the recommended reading articles, followed by supplemental reading materials for the trainee who desires more in-depth knowledge.  Links to multi-media learning tools, including podcasts and webinars, are provided where available.

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