• Physicians hesitant to prescribe vulvar atrophy treatment to breast cancer survivors

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    OB-GYNs and primary care physicians reported similar attitudes toward treatment for vulvar and vaginal atrophy, or VVA, including a low comfort level when prescribing treatment for the condition to women with a history of breast cancer, according to survey data published in Menopause.
    Sheryl A. Kingsberg
    “These findings should be a wake-up call to clinicians,” Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, chief in the division of behavioral medicine at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and professor in the departments of reproductive biology and psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University
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