Marchand Institute’s Research on Marijuana in Pregnancy featured in New Report from the Heritage Foundation

The Marchand Institute noted this week a brilliantly written new report “Twenty-First Century Illicit Drugs and Their Discontents: The Potential Risks that Cannabis Use by Pregnant and Nursing Women Pose to Their Children,” by Paul J. Larkin. This report and opinion on the status of cannabis use by pregnant woman addresses a very concerning topic,…

New Article Comparing Veress Needle Usage to Direct Trocar Entry

Our newest article gets back to the basics of MIGS with “Systematic review and meta-analysis of Veress needle entry versus direct trocar entry in gynecologic surgery,” which is now available free online at BMJ Surgery, Intervention and Health Technologies.  You can see the full article here: or read it on the government’s PubMed site…

Power Morcellator

Marchand Institute’s Newest Research on Morcellation now Available Online!

The Marchand Institute recently performed the largest meta-analysis to date on power morcellation in hysterectomy and myomectomy. The paper has recently been published online by a major medical journal. You can read the abstract online on NIH’s PubMed Website here: You can also read the full paper online here: