Michael Beckmann

Summary

Affiliation: South Brisbane
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi Bakri balloon during cesarean delivery for placenta previa
    Michael M Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia Mater Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 124:118-22. 2014
  2. doi Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma
    Michael M Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD005123. 2013
  3. doi Hospital versus outpatient care for preterm pre-labour rupture of membranes
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 53:119-24. 2013
  4. doi Midwifery group practice and mode of birth
    Michael Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Women Birth 25:187-93. 2012
  5. doi Mode of anaesthetic for category 1 caesarean sections and neonatal outcomes
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:316-20. 2012
  6. ncbi Predicting a failed induction
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Service, Raymond Tce, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:394-8. 2007
  7. doi Comparison of a single vs. a four intradermal sterile water injection for relief of lower back pain for women in labour: a randomised controlled trial
    Nigel Lee
    Midwifery Research Unit, Mater Medical Research Institute, Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Midwifery 29:585-91. 2013
  8. pmc Impact on caesarean section rates following injections of sterile water (ICARIS): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Nigel Lee
    Mater Medical Research Institute, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:105. 2013
  9. ncbi Morbidity associated with vaginal hysterectomies in Queensland public teaching hospitals
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bundaberg Base Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:70-5. 2007
  10. doi Customised birthweight models: do they increase identification of at-risk infants?
    Kristen Gibbons
    Clinical Research Support Unit, Mater Medical Research Institute, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:380-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi Bakri balloon during cesarean delivery for placenta previa
    Michael M Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia Mater Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 124:118-22. 2014
    ..To determine if the use of a Bakri balloon at cesarean delivery (CD) for placenta previa is associated with a reduced need for additional surgical or pharmacologic measures and less blood loss than usual practices...
  2. doi Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma
    Michael M Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD005123. 2013
    ..Perineal trauma following vaginal birth can be associated with significant short-term and long-term morbidity. Antenatal perineal massage has been proposed as one method of decreasing the incidence of perineal trauma...
  3. doi Hospital versus outpatient care for preterm pre-labour rupture of membranes
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 53:119-24. 2013
    ..To report the outcomes of women admitted following preterm pre-labour rupture of membranes (pPROM) and to determine whether the location of care (hospital vs outpatient) influences maternal and perinatal outcomes...
  4. doi Midwifery group practice and mode of birth
    Michael Beckmann
    Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Women Birth 25:187-93. 2012
    ..Whilst women report a high level of satisfaction, and experience lower rates of induction and epidural analgesia, a Cochrane review reported no differences in mode of birth...
  5. doi Mode of anaesthetic for category 1 caesarean sections and neonatal outcomes
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:316-20. 2012
    ..In the UK, over half of all category 1 CS are performed under general anaesthesia (GA). In this setting, little is known about the effect of the mode of anaesthesia on the neonate...
  6. ncbi Predicting a failed induction
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Health Service, Raymond Tce, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:394-8. 2007
    ..Aims: To investigate the factors (particularly length of latent phase) that may influence mode of birth for women undergoing Syntocinon induction of labour...
  7. doi Comparison of a single vs. a four intradermal sterile water injection for relief of lower back pain for women in labour: a randomised controlled trial
    Nigel Lee
    Midwifery Research Unit, Mater Medical Research Institute, Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Midwifery 29:585-91. 2013
    ..The objective of this trial was to evaluate the degree and duration of analgesia provided by a single injection of sterile water, compared to four injections...
  8. pmc Impact on caesarean section rates following injections of sterile water (ICARIS): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Nigel Lee
    Mater Medical Research Institute, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:105. 2013
    ..The objective of the current research is to determine if sterile water injections, as an intervention for back pain in labour, will reduce the intrapartum caesarean section rate...
  9. ncbi Morbidity associated with vaginal hysterectomies in Queensland public teaching hospitals
    Michael Beckmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bundaberg Base Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:70-5. 2007
    ..35 (1.07-1.72)), epilepsy (RR 2.00 (136-2.95)), preoperative hypoalbuminaemia (albumin < or = 35 g/L RR 2.08 (1.33-3.24)) as well as ASA > or = 2 (RR 1.24 (1.00-1.54)) and omission of prophylactic antibiotics (RR 1.45 (1.18-1.79))...
  10. doi Customised birthweight models: do they increase identification of at-risk infants?
    Kristen Gibbons
    Clinical Research Support Unit, Mater Medical Research Institute, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:380-7. 2013
    ..at term by both an Australian customised birthweight model (CBM) and a commonly used population-based standard, and to investigate and compare the utility of these models in identifying babies at risk of experiencing adverse outcomes..
  11. doi The effect of cultural and linguistic diversity on pregnancy outcome
    Penelope E Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Mothers Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:419-22. 2010
    ..Individually, each of these factors has the potential to influence health and pregnancy outcomes...
  12. doi Women's views of a fertility awareness and hormonal support approach to subfertility
    Lucas Anthony McLindon
    Mater Health Services, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Brisbane, Australia
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 16:252-7. 2013
    ..Most women using such a method for conception would be open to the use of hormonal support during the fertility cycle or early pregnancy...
  13. doi Term stillbirth in older women
    Amy Arnold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Mothers Hospital, Raymond Tce South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:286-9. 2012
    ..The study shows that advanced maternal age is an independent risk factor for term stillbirth (odds ratio 2.42, 95% confidence interval 1.04-5.62)...
  14. pmc A randomised non-inferiority controlled trial of a single versus a four intradermal sterile water injection technique for relief of continuous lower back pain during labour
    Nigel Lee
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, QLD, 4101 Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:21. 2011
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study is to determine if the single injection SWI technique is no less effective than the routinely used four injection SWI method in reducing continuous lower back pain during labour...