The article below summarizes a roundtable discussion of a study published in this issue of the Journal in light of its method, relevance to practice, and implications for future research. Article discussed:. Gretz H, Bradley WH, Zakashansky K, et al. Effect of physician gender and specialty on utilization of hysterectomy in New York, 2001-2005. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;199:347.e1-347.e6. The full discussion appears at www.AJOG.org, pages e1-e4. © 2008.