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The Challenging Pelvic Examination

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Patients describe metal stirrups as “cold” and “hard,” and experience their use as impersonal, sterile, ...

Empowering Gynecologic Exams: Speculum Care Without Stirrups

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Nov 2, 2016 ... There are a number of reasons I've ditched the stirrups for (almost all* of) my speculum exams. Stirrups place people's legs and feet in a ...

Vaginal speculum examinations without stirrups | The BMJ

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Jul 20, 2006 ... The pelvic examination using a vaginal speculum is one of the most common medical procedures performed by doctors and experienced by ...

No Stirrups Preferred for Pelvic Examinations - American Academy ...

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Nov 1, 2006 ... Clinical Question: Do women feel more comfortable and less vulnerable if stirrups are not used as part of a speculum examination?

Infected by Unsterile Speculum | Women Against Stirrups

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Aug 6, 2011 ... I often read of women bleeding after a pap smear exam and that's considered ... A vaginal speculum comes into contact with a (usually) intact ...

Your First Gynecologist Visit | Scarleteen

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Mar 27, 2000 ... Most likely, before the pelvic exam, the doctor will do a breast exam, ... that the table you're on has stirrups (metal footrests), and the doctor may ...

I Got An OB/GYN Exam In Iran And Was A Little Shocked By The ...

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May 20, 2013 ... “Slide forward and put your feet in the stirrups,” she said in a distant, barely ... much lubrication she inserted a rather sizeable plastic speculum, ...

Pelvic Exams - KidsHealth

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A pelvic exam is where a doctor or nurse practitioner looks at a girl's reproductive ... You'll bend your knees and rest your feet in two stirrups, which are metal ...

Gynecologic Examination for Adolescents in the Pediatric Office ...

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Most adolescents do not need an internal examination involving a speculum or .... the use of stirrups is preferred when performing a speculum examination to ...

Women Prefer Pelvic Exams Without Stirrups - NEJM Journal Watch

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Aug 11, 2006 ... In the U.S., women undergoing gynecologic examinations lie in the dorsal lithotomy position with their feet in stirrups, whereas in the U.K. and ...

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Vaginal speculum examinations without stirrups

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Jul 22, 2006 ... The pelvic examination using a vaginal speculum is one of the most common medical procedures performed by doctors and experienced by ...

Skip The Stirrups: Doctors Rethink Yearly Pelvic Exams : Shots ...

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Jun 30, 2014 ... The American College of Physicians says annual pelvic exams aren't necessary for healthy women and could be harmful. But not all doctors ...

Routine gynaecological examination does not require stirrups | The ...

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Jul 20, 2006 ... Vaginal speculum examinations without stirrups. BMJ 2006; 333 ... during speculum examination at routine gynaecological visits: randomised