Search Results
Results 151 - 200 of 2488
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >
Bastianelli Carlo C * Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics, and Urology, Sapienza University , Rome , - - 2014
Objective Demand for second-trimester induced abortions (STIAs) increases in Italy. For these procedures, prostaglandins alone were used until 2010, when mifepristone became available. The present study compares the two modalities, and investigates the reasons for STIAs. Methods The records of all such procedures performed at the Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics ...
Blockeel C C Centrum voor Reproductieve Geneeskunde, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Brussel, - - 2014
What is the impact on pregnancy rates when intrauterine insemination (IUI) is performed 1 or 2 days after the spontaneous LH rise? IUI 1 day after the spontaneous LH rise results in significantly higher clinical pregnancy rates compared with IUI performed 2 days after the LH rise. IUI is scheduled ...
Gulliver Pauline J PJ New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse, University of Auckland, Auckland, New - - 2014
We examined the immediate and long-term health outcomes of hospitalised pregnancy-related assault. A retrospective review of hospital records was conducted using data from the New Zealand Ministry of Health's National Minimum Data Set of hospital discharges. The hospital records of pregnant women admitted to a public hospital in New Zealand ...
Pool Michelle Sharon - - 2014
In pregnancy, violence can have serious health consequences that could affect both mother and child. In Ghana there are limited data on this subject. We sought to assess the relationship between physical violence during pregnancy and pregnancy outcomes (early pregnancy loss, perinatal mortality and neonatal mortality) in Ghana. The 2008 ...
Srebniak Malgorzata I MI Department of Clinical Genetics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the - - 2014
We present a unique case where non-invasive and invasive prenatal diagnosis showed both abnormal, but discordant results. The patient with abnormal NIPT results indicating a 99% risk for monosomy X was referred to our center for genetic counseling and confirmatory studies. Cytogenetic analysis of uncultured mesenchymal core of chorionic villi ...
Ashrafi M M Department of Endocrinology and Female Infertility at Reproductive Biomedicine Research Centre, Royan Institute for Reproductive Biomedicine, ACECR, Tehran, Iran; Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address: - - 2014
To compare the incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) between pregnancies conceived spontaneously and pregnancies conceived following assisted reproductive technology (ART). This cross-sectional study evaluated the medical records of 215 women who conceived spontaneously and 145 women who conceived following ART from September 2011 to October 2012. Exclusion criteria were: ...
Lu Qun Q Reproductive Medical Center, Peking University, People's Hospital, No. 11 Xizhimen South Street, Western District, Beijing, 100044, People's Republic of - - 2014
To investigate the association of basal testosterone (T) levels with the outcome of in vitro fertilization (IVF) in women with diminished ovarian reserve (DOR). Complete clinical data on the first 223 IVF cycles in women with DOR were retrospectively analyzed. The associations of basal follicle stimulating hormone, luteinizing hormone, estradiol, ...
Chai J J Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong - - 2014
OBJECTIVE. This study set out to compare the live birth rate, multiple pregnancy rate, and obstetric outcomes of elective single and double embryo transfers. DESIGN. Case series with internal comparisons. SETTING. University affiliated hospital, Hong Kong. PARTICIPANTS. Between October 2009 and December 2011, 206 women underwent their first in-vitro fertilisation ...
Fuglsang Jens J Obstetrics and Gynecology Department Y, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark. Electronic address: - - 2014
To evaluate the reproductive prognosis after having a B-Lynch suture placed previously. Follow-up study based on patients' records. University hospital setting (level three; 4,800 deliveries per year). All patients registered to have had a B-Lynch suture placed from 2002 to 2012. None. Future pregnancies. Forty-four B-Lynch procedures were identified in 43 ...
Hladunewich Michelle A MA Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, - - 2014
Pregnancy is rare in women with ESRD and when it occurs, it is often accompanied by significant maternal and fetal morbidity and even mortality. Preliminary data from the Toronto Nocturnal Hemodialysis Program suggested that increased clearance of uremic toxins by intensified hemodialysis improves pregnancy outcomes, but small numbers and the ...
Grasso Angelica Anna Chiara AA Department of Urology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano - - - 2014
<p>O<sc>BJECTIVES</sc>: <italic>To assess the incidence and causes of renal stones in pregnant women, investigate the reliability and accuracy of diagnostic investigations and to consider the various therapeutic options available.</italic></p><p>M<sc>ETHODS</sc>: <italic>A review of the literature was conducted, searching for relevant papers on the physiology of urinary apparatus changes during pregnancy, as ...
Nicolas Charlotte C Departments of aHepatogastroenterology bUltrasound, Trousseau Hospital Departments of cInfectious Diseases dGynecology, Bretonneau Hospital, Tours, - - 2014
With the growing role of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) in the management of portal hypertension complications, a number of women of childbearing age are now being treated with TIPS. However, if pregnancy is unusual in patients with cirrhosis, it can occur in the case of noncirrhotic portal hypertension. To ...
Triunfo S S Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A. Vito, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy, - - 2014
Abnormal nutritional status is an increasingly common complication in developed countries and, as reproductive age women are a part of this trend, the effect of maternal obesity on the pregnancy and neonate must be investigated. Pregestational obesity or overweight condition or an excessive gestational weight gain can be an independent ...
Gaillard Romy R The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center - Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center - Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Paediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center - Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, the - - 2014
To determine sociodemographic and life style-related risk factors and trimester specific maternal, placental, and fetal consequences of maternal anaemia and elevated haemoglobin levels in pregnancy. In a population-based prospective cohort study of 7317 mothers, we measured haemoglobin levels in early pregnancy [gestational age median 14.4 weeks (inter-quartile-range 12.5-17.5)]. Anaemia (haemoglobin ...
Parry Emma E Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Auckland District Health Board, Auckland, New - - 2014
In an unselected group of women with signs of preterm labour, maintenance tocolysis is not effective in the prevention of preterm birth and does not improve neonatal outcome. Among women with signs of preterm labour, those who are fetal fibronectin positive have an increased risk of preterm birth. We investigated ...
Messuti Ilaria I I Messuti, Oncology, University of Turin, Turin, - - 2014
Differentiated Thyroid Cancer (DTC) commonly occurs in women of child-bearing age and represents the second most frequent tumor diagnosed during pregnancy only behind breast cancer. It is possible that associated physiological changes could favour tumor development and growth. However, few data are available about the outcome of DTC related to ...
Morris Rk R Birmingham Centre for Women's & Children's Health & School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; Fetal Medicine Centre, Birmingham Women's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, - - 2014
Measurements of amniotic fluid volume are used for pregnancy surveillance despite a lack of evidence for their predictive ability. To evaluate the association and predictive value of ultrasound measurements of amniotic fluid volume for adverse pregnancy outcome. Electronic databases (inception to October 2011), reference lists, hand searching of journals, contact ...
Smid Marcela M Section of Family Planning and Contraceptive Research, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago - - 2014
To compare pregnancy risk factors and outcomes between females in the United States with pregnancy occurring before age 15 years and between ages 15 and 19 years. We analyzed data from the 2006 to 2010 National Survey of Family Growth. Our sample included women aged 20 to 44 years at ...
Ghi T T Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sant'Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater-University of Bologna, Bologna, - - 2014
The aims of this study were to 1) assess the longitudinal changes of various sonographic parameters of fetal head progression in relation to length of the active second stage of labor and 2) compare ultrasound findings obtained longitudinally among fetuses with persistent occiput posterior (OP) vs those with persistent occiput ...
de Gussem Els M EM Toronto HHT Centre, Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and the Keenan Research Centre and the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, the Department of Surgery and Medical Imaging, the University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, the Toronto Hospital, Western Division, and the Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; and the Department of Pulmonology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, and the Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands. Dr. de Gussem is currently affiliated with the Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, - - 2014
To describe pregnancy outcomes in women with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT). This was a retrospective descriptive study of women with HHT (18-55 years of age) from the Toronto HHT Database using a telephone questionnaire regarding pregnancy, delivery, and neonatal outcomes. A total of 244 pregnancies were reported in 87 women ...
Xiao Songshu S Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Third Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, - - 2014
To analyze data from the hysteroscopic adhesiolysis of moderate-to-severe intrauterine adhesions (IUAs), and to review the disease etiology, changes in menstruation, uterine recovery, and reproductive prognosis of women after comprehensive therapy. In a retrospective descriptive analysis, clinical data were assessed from 683 patients with moderate-to-severe IUAs who were treated by ...
Young Christopher M CM Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, 101 The City Dr S, Building 56, Suite 800, Orange, CA 92869 USA. - - 2014
Objectives- The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of triplet pregnancies in women with asymptomatic cervical shortening with and without a cervical cerclage. Methods- A retrospective review of all triplet pregnancies with biweekly serial cervical length surveillance was performed. Cervical shortening was defined as a cervical length ...
Shang M M Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University , Xuanwu District, Beijing , P. R. - - 2014
The aim of this study was to compare pregnancy outcomes of Chinese women diagnosed with gestational hyperglycaemia by the well-established American Diabetes Association (ADA) criteria, with those women meeting the newer criteria established by International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG). The study subjects consisted of 6,201 pregnant ...
Al Wattar B H BH Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Heartlands - - 2014
Ultrasound scan (USS) is an important tool for assessing and diagnosing early pregnancy and gynaecological emergencies. Providing an ultrasound scanning service at all hours would enable and ease prompt diagnosis and appropriate management. It would also help hospitals in reducing costs secondary to unnecessary admissions due to lack of ultrasound ...
Watts Jared C JC King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, - - 2014
To determine current hospital practices and the opinions of senior health professionals working in Western Australian (WA) hospitals performing gynaecological procedures regarding pre-operative pregnancy testing. Anonymous questionnaire survey sent to all WA public and private hospitals' senior clinical staff (38 units where gynaecological surgery was performed in WA). Sixty-one senior ...
Wasswa Esau Wangi - - 2014
Umbilical cord prolapse is an obstetric complication associated with high perinatal morbidity and mortality. A few interventions may improve fetal outcome. In developed countries these have advanced to giving intrauterine fetal resuscitation. Conditions in low resource settings do not allow for some of these advanced techniques. Putting the mother in ...
Sultana Rashida R Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, - - 2014
Objective: To determine fetomaternal outcome in pregnant women with acute hepatitis E in terms of pregnancy outcome and perinatal mortality. Study Design: Case series. Place and Duration of Study: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Lahore, from July 2012 to March 2013. Methodology: Serum samples of 38 ...
Wang Lin-Lin LL Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, 510515, China, - - 2014
This study examined the misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis factors for ectopic pregnancy (EP) and heterotopic pregnancy (HP) after in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in an attempt to reduce the diagnostic error. Clinical data of patients who underwent IVF-ET treatment and had clinical pregnancy from 12463 cycles were retrospectively ...
Kamibayashi Daigaku D Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, - - 2014
Dear Editor, We read with interest the article by Muračević et al. regarding the effect of alpha-methyldopa on umbilical artery Doppler findings in pregnant women with hypertensive disorders (1). The authors described that there were no changes in fetal umbilical artery Doppler velocimetry in singleton pregnant women with hypertensive disorders ...
Derderian S Christopher SC Fetal Treatment Center, the University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143-0570, USA; Department of Surgery, the University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143-0570, - - 2014
Amniotic band syndrome (ABS) is an uncommon complication of pregnancy that can result in fetal demise. We present our experience with fetoscopic amniotic band release. Five patients underwent fetoscopic amniotic band release for preoperatively diagnosed ABS involving at least one extremity. Four of five patients were found to have involvement ...
Gat Itai - - 2014
Homozygous carriers of factor V Leiden (FVL) have an up to 80-fold increased risk of venous thrombosis, but the risk of obstetric complications in FVL homozygosity is unclear. To compare obstetric and thromboembolic complications among factor V Leiden (FVL) homozygous and heterozygous carriers treated with prophylactic dose anticoagulation during pregnancy. ...
Koe Suan-Li Liana - - 2014
We report the case of a 33-year-old primigravida who presented at 37 weeks of gestation with symptoms suggestive of acute fatty liver of pregnancy, but was later diagnosed with leptospirosis (i.e. Weil’s disease or syndrome) on serological testing. Cardiotocography showed fetal distress, and an emergency Caesarean section was performed. A ...
Ahounkeng N P NP Université de Yaoundé I, Faculté de médecine et des Sciences biomédicales, Maternité de l'Hôpital gynéco obstétrique et pédiatrique de Yaoundé, Cameroun, Université Jules Verne de Picardie, Faculté de Médecine d'Amiens, France, Maternité du Centre Hospitalier de Creil, 100 boulevard Laennec, 60100 Creil, - - 2014
Excessive weight gain (EWG) during pregnancy can cause maternal and fetal complications. It has not yet been studied in our social environment, however. Objectives: Our study aimed to describe maternal and fetal outcome in women gaining excessive weight during pregnancy in Cameroon. Methodology: This cross-sectional descriptive study took place over ...
Wyroba Jakub - - 2014
The aim of the study was to assess fertility in patients diagnosed with ectopic pregnancy and treated with methotrexate, as well as safety and efficacy of conservative treatment. Also, risk factors of recurrent ectopic pregnancies were determined. The study included 86 female patients with ectopic pregnancy hospitalized and treated in ...
Gundabattula S R SR Department of Gynaecology, Fernandez Hospital , Hyderabad , - - 2014
Pre-and post-septal resection reproductive outcomes were compared in women with infertility and prior pregnancy losses operated on for uterine septum from 2003 to 2010. The major indications for surgery were primary infertility (n = 41, 33.1%), secondary infertility (n = 21, 16.9%) and prior pregnancy losses (n = 52, 41.9%). ...
Zhao P P Department of Obstetrics, Women's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine , Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province , - - 2014
This study aims to compare uterine activity in intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) patients vs normal pregnancies, and to determine the relevance of ICP and excessive uterine activity. A total of 59 patients with ICP and 89 with normal pregnancies were selected. Liver function, total bile acids and uterine activity ...
Kamat S S Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, JIPMER , Puducherry , - - 2014
The aim of our study was to compare the efficacy and safety of nifedipine and progesterone for maintenance tocolysis after arrested preterm labour, in prolonging pregnancy and preventing recurrence of preterm labour. This study was a randomised comparative study conducted on 110 pregnant women with arrested preterm labour, randomised to ...
Seal S L SL Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, R.G. Kar Medical College, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research , Kolkata, West Bengal , - - 2014
A caesarean section at full dilatation (CSFD) can be technically demanding and has consistent association with increased intraoperative trauma. There is evidence that the incidence of caesarean sections at full dilation is on the rise. We report on a prospective study of 50 women undergoing CSFD using a fetal pillow ...
Chibber R R Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University , - - 2014
The objective of this retrospective analysis was to evaluate maternal, fetal and neonatal outcomes in primi-adolescent pregnancies in Kuwait. Case records of primigravidae under 29 years of age, attending the antenatal clinic at our tertiary hospital, between January 2002 and December 2010, were analysed. The study group (up to 19 ...
Reichman David E DE The Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New - - 2014
To determine the predictive attributes of antimüllerian hormone (AMH) in terms of oocyte yield, cycle cancellation, and pregnancy outcomes. Retrospective cohort. Academic center. All patients initiating IVF at the Weill-Cornell Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine from April 2010 through January 2013. In vitro fertilization without preimplantation genetic ...
Castilla-Puentes Ruby R Janssen Research & Development, LLC, NJ, USA. Electronic address: - - 2014
To evaluate fetal or neonatal outcomes (with a focus on major congenital anomalies) with use of topiramate monotherapy and to examine whether differences occurred in the reporting and patterns of these outcomes for pregnant women with and without epilepsy. Spontaneous, postmarketing reports involving women who used topiramate monotherapy during pregnancy ...
Kubo Shoji S Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, - - 2014
A national survey of pregnancy outcomes after living donor liver transplantation was performed in Japan. Thirty-eight pregnancies in 30 recipients resulted in 31 live births (25 recipients), 3 artificial abortions in the first trimester (3 recipients), 1 spontaneous abortion (1 recipient), and 3 fetal deaths (3 recipients). During 35 pregnancies ...
Bennett Wendy L WL Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E. Monument St, Suite 2-616, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA, - - 2014
Because pregnancy complications, including gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, are risk factors for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, post-delivery follow-up is recommended. To determine predictors of post-delivery primary and obstetric care utilization in women with and without medical complications. Five-year retrospective cohort study using commercial and Medicaid ...
Sugita Genki G Faculty of Medical Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Fukui, 23-3 Matsuoka-Shimoaizuki, Eiheiji-cho, Yoshida-Gun, 910-1193, Fukui, - - 2014
In patients with fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase (FBPase) deficiency, maternal and fetal neurodevelopmental abnormalities can be induced by severe hypoglycemia and lactic acidosis, which is triggered by pregnancy. The patient was a 24-year-old and primipara. Via pre-pregnancy education and management including self-monitoring of blood glucose and prompt medical intervention with glucose infusions, she ...
Tardy-Guidollet Véronique V Laboratoire d'Endocrinologie Moléculaire et Maladies Rares (V.T-G., R.M., Y.M.), Centre de Biologie et de Pathologie Est, HCL, 69677 Bron, France; Département de Génétique (JM.C), Laboratoire Cerba, 95066 Cergy Pontoise, France; Département d'Endocrinologie, Diabétologie, et Métabolismes Pédiatriques (M.D.), Hôpital Mère-Enfant, HCL, 69677 Bron, France; Unité d'Endocrinologie pédiatrique (C.B-M), Centre Hospitalier de Bicêtre, 94275 Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, AP-HP, Paris, France; Unité de Génétique Clinique (C. B), Hôpital Robert Debré, AP-HP, 75019 Paris, France; Laboratoire d'Explorations Fonctionnelles (M.H), Hôpital Trousseau, AP-HP, 75012 Paris, France; Unité d'Endocrinologie et Gynécologie Obstétrique (F.L), Pôle Femme-Mère-Couple, Hôpital Paule de Viguier, 31059 Toulouse, France; Département de Génétique (N.P), Hôpital Timone, AP-HM, 13385 Marseille, France; Département de Génétique (S.O), Hôpital Sud, 35203 Rennes, France; Département de Génétique (A.G), CHU Angers, 49033 Angers, - - 2014
Context: Prenatal dexamethasone (DEX) treatment is proposed since 1984 to prevent genital virilization in girls with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH). DEX is effective in CAH females if initiated before the sixth week of gestation but its safety in children treated in utero remains controversial regarding cognitive functions. Objective: To avoid ...
Wang Wenjun W W Wang, Reproductive medicine centre, Department of Obs. & Gyn., Sun Yat-Sen Memorial HospitalSun Yat-Sen University, guangzhou, 510120, - - 2014
Our previous study demonstrated that granulosa cells(GCs) have the potential to proliferate and that the telomerase activity(TA) of GCs may predict the clinical outcomes of in vitro fertilisation(IVF). However, there have always been different opinions regarding the significance of TA and telomere length(TL). Thus, the current study compared the effects ...
Liu Xing-Ju XJ Department of Neurosurgery, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, - - 2014
To determine the incidence of hemorrhage among women with moyamoya disease (MMD) during pregnancy and puerperium. Data were assessed from patients with MMD who were referred to Beijing Tiantan Hospital between January 1985 and December 2012. Women aged 18-40years with known parturient status were included. Annual hemorrhage rates were calculated ...
Jung Ji Hye JH Department of Internal Medicine, Eulji General Hospital, Seoul, - - 2014
Recent advances in dialysis and a multidisciplinary approach to pregnant patients with advanced chronic kidney disease provide a better outcome. A 38-yr-old female with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) became pregnant. She was undergoing hemodialysis (HD) and her kidneys were massively enlarged, posing a risk of intrauterine fetal growth ...
Weber-Schoendorfer Corinna - - 2014
Objective: High-dose methotrexate (MTX) exposure in pregnancy is associated with the MTX embryopathy. There is uncertainty about the teratogenic potential of rheumatologic doses of MTX. Methods: Pregnancy outcome of women on MTX (≤30mg/week) either in the post-conception period or within 12 weeks before conception was evaluated in a prospective observational ...
Bayoglu Tekin Yeşim Y Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University, İslampaşa Mah, 53200, Rize, Turkey, - - 2014
To present the outcomes of four cases of cesarean scar pregnancy treated with suction curettage. Four patients were ultrasonographically diagnosed with cesarean scar pregnancies treated with suction curettage in a tertiary care center. Serum β-human chorionic gonadotropin levels ranged between 1,681 and 15,573 mU/mL, gestational sac diameter measured from 10 to ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >