ABOG Reading List

ABOG Reading List – Search

1st Author:  e.g. Barnhart KT
Title:  Pick a word in the title (or string of letters)
Published In:  e.g. Obstet Gynecol 2002(Sep); 100(3):505-10
ABC Book:  e.g. 2003, Book 2
ABC Topic:
MeSH:  The MeSH Database can be used to find the correct MeSH
Abstract:  Pick a word in the abstract (or string of letters)

Purpose: The purpose of this web-site is to assist OB-GYN clinicians to quickly find reprints of articles that they have read for the ABOG annual board certification.

Suggested Reprint Storage: Use a cardboard letterbox to save articles from each year’s reading. Separate articles from each book (1,2,3) with colored paper. Number each reprint by subject (Gynecology, Obstetrics, Office Practice) and its order in the reading list, e.g. GY-1, GY-2, …, OB-1, OB-2, …, OF-1, OF-2, …

Printing Search Results: Print out entire search result by clicking File (top-left corner), then Print.
Print out highlighted selection by first highlighting text (right mouse-click and drag), then File (top-left corner) then Print, then choose Selection before printing.

Fine Points: Recall entire list of ABOG articles through 2001 with their abstracts by leaving all fields blank and clicking Search.
Recall all articles assigned in a particular year by entering that year only in the ABC Book field.
MeSH refers to Medical Subject Headings assigned to an article by the National Library of Medicine. To find articles on a particular subject, enter any subject on the top line at MeSH Database. It will output the associated MeSH. Transcribe one heading into the MeSH box above to find related ABOG articles.

Design: This site was designed by Leland Aldridge. References, MeSH headings, and abstracts were extracted from PubMed. Logical operators (AND, OR) do not function in the search boxes in the current version. His work was sponsored by Olympia Women’s Health. Comments or suggestions regarding this site should be sent to olywomen@comcast.net