What's New Cyber Monday Sale! One day only! NEW individual and group subscribers save $50 with promo code "CYBER50" on our most popular program, the PeriFACTS Online Continuing Education program. Sign up in our secure, online store on 12/1/14 to save! Word Search As part of National Game & Puzzle Week, here is a free, OB/GYN-themed Word Search. Enjoy! Word Search Puzzle November 2014 Course Topics Obstetric Course Topic: DIABETES IN PREGNANCY Article 1: ORAL HYPOGLYCEMIC AGENTS IN WOMEN WITH GESTATIONAL DIABETES In addition to the overarching learning objectives, upon completion, the learner also will be able to: Identify testing methods used to diagnose gestational diabetes mellitus. List risks, benefits, and alternatives to oral hypoglycemic medications in the setting of gestational diabetes. Explain the role of oral hypoglycemic agents during breastfeeding. Interpret the fetal heart rate tracing. (Fetal Monitoring participants only) Article 2: DIABETES IN PREGNANCY: NUTRITIONAL COUNSELING AND DIABETES MANAGEMENT In addition to the overarching learning objectives, upon completion, the learner also will be able to: Identify principles of nutrition and appropriate foods for women with diabetes in pregnancy. Describe self-management of diabetes in pregnancy. List blood glucose goals in pregnancy. Interpret the fetal heart rate tracing. (Fetal Monitoring participants only) Gynecology Course Topic: COLPOCLEISIS In addition to the overarching learning objectives, upon completion, the learner also will be able to: List indications for colpocleisis. Name the contraindications for colpocleisis. Describe patient counseling regarding colpocleisis. List surgical and nonsurgical alternatives for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse. Link to overarching course objectives: Obstetric Fetal Monitoring Antepartum/Postpartum Gynecology Sign up for the periFACTS® yearly program to access these credit-bearing courses! Black Friday Sale! Psst.... We are having a Black Friday Sale! Black Friday Flyer 2014 & 2015 Topics Check out our 2014 topics and planned 2015 Topics* for the periFACTS® OB/GYN Academy's annual program. *2015 topics subject to change without notice. New Books in Our Store Check out our new additions to our Book section in our store! Our new books cover women's health topics, including menopause and the benefits of red wine. Books Section Link New - periFACTS® Library periFACTS® now is making its content available to those who do not participate in our program. After our learning materials (articles and review tests) close for our participants, they will be available for purchase on our store. Nursing contact hours are included. The Menopause Minute Starting in September 2013, we proudly added an additional article to our monthly periFACTS® program; The Menopause Minute. Each month, the Menopause Minute will provide readers with a short discussion regarding various aspects on the menopause transition. Another added benefit to subscribing to out monthly periFACTS® program! Sign up today in our store! NEW - periFACTS® Classics Looking to earn additional Nursing Contact Hours? The periFACTS® Classics are individual articles and review tests that offer nursing contact hours on a variety of topics. Visit our store for more information and to browse all topics. Our New Book is Here! We are pleased to announce the release of our new fetal monitoring textbook, Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Pathophysiology and Practice! Completely revised to update terminology and to include the most up-to-date information on maternal and fetal physiology and its use in interpretation of fetal assessment Now in color, making fetal heart rate tracings easier to see and interpret Review questions at the end of every chapter New clinical case studies to test your fetal heart rate interpretation skills Order online through our store or send in this order form to get your copy!