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a.It decreases SHBG.b.It increases insulin resistance.c.It decreases androgen levels.d.It increases estrogen levels.Why is acknowledging the oppression of women more difficult within Western societies?a.The multiplicity of minority groups complicates the issue.b.The availability of health care makes acknowledgment more difficult.c.The diversity of the news media clouds the issue.d.Affluence and increased opportunities mask oppression.How does vaginosis differ from vaginitis?a.It must be treated with metronidazole.b.The discharge does not contain white blood cells.c.The discharge does not have an odor.d.It causes itching and/or burning.What area of injury prevention is a focus of the USPSTF’s guidelines for counseling all healthy, asymptomatic women?a.Motor vehicle accidents
b.Fallsc.Domestic violenced.All of the aboveWhat approach does Healthy People 2020 use to achieve its goals and objectives?a.Social determinants of healthb.Evidence-based determinants of healthc.Quality-of-life determinants of healthd.Longevity promotion determinants of healthApproximately what percentage of women with bacterial vaginosis are asymptomatic?a.25%b.40%c.75%d.50%The genetic counselor has a significant role in the care of women because BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic mutations account for 5 to 10 percent of all _______ cancer cases.a.Breastb.Ovarianc.Uterined.PancreaticWhich organism causes 90% of vulvovaginal candidiasis episodes in women?a.Candida tropicalisb.Candida albicansc.Candida
glabratad.Candida kruseiWhat term refers to the period from about 7 to 10 days before menstrual flow begins until the first or second day of menstrual flow?a.Amenorrheab.Premenstrualc.Dysmenorrhead.PerimenstrualThe ParaGard IUD is impregnated with copper and is effective for:a.15 yearsb.3 yearsc.5 yearsd.10 yearsWhat is the danger of giving estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) to menopausal women with an intact uterus?a.A higher risk of heart diseaseb.An increased likelihood of blood clotsc.An increased likelihood of osteoporosisd.A higher risk of endometrial cancerAlthough barrier contraception methods are less effective in preventing pregnancy than more modern methods, interest in them is on the rise because they:a.Can help protect against STIs, including HIVb.Are coitus dependent and require planning
c.Are nonallergenic and male controlledd.Involve the use of hormonesA risk factor that could lead to endometrial cancer is:a.Early menopauseb.Late menopausec.High blood pressured.Cervical cancerOf the two intrauterine contraceptive devices currently available in the United States only one provides a local delivery of protestin. It is the:a.Combined contraceptive patch (Ortho Evra)b.Copper IUD (T380A, ParaGard)c.LNG-IUS (Mirena)d.