Gus Dekker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endogenous inhibitors of nitric oxide and preeclampsia: a review
    Femke Slaghekke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Health Service, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:447-52. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Pre-eclampsia: Is the immune maladaptation hypothesis still standing? An epidemiological update
    Gus Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 76:8-16. 2007
  3. pmc Elevated maternal lipids in early pregnancy are not associated with risk of intrapartum caesarean in overweight and obese nulliparous women
    Elaine M Fyfe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:143. 2013
  4. pmc Risk factors for preterm birth in an international prospective cohort of nulliparous women
    Gustaaf Albert Dekker
    Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e39154. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The etiology of preeclampsia: the role of the father
    Gus Dekker
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 89:126-32. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture in Australian women attempting vaginal birth after one prior caesarean section: a retrospective population-based cohort study
    G A Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
    BJOG 117:1358-65. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia: a couple's disease with maternal and fetal manifestations
    G A Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division Lyell McEwin Health Service, Northern Campus University of Adelaide, Haydown Road, Elizabeth Vale, SA 5112, Australia
    Curr Pharm Des 11:699-710. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of pre-eclampsia
    G Dekker
    University of Adelaide, Lyell McEwin Hospital, North Western Adelaide Health Service, SA, Australia
    Lancet 357:209-15. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The partner's role in the etiology of preeclampsia
    Gus Dekker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Head Division of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Paediatrics, North Western Adelaide Health Service, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 57:203-15. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The birth interval hypothesis-does it really indicate the end of the primipaternity hypothesis
    Gus Dekker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Lyell McEwin Hospital, SA 5112 Elizabeth Vale, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 59:245-51. 2003

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Endogenous inhibitors of nitric oxide and preeclampsia: a review
    Femke Slaghekke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Health Service, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:447-52. 2006
    ..Elevated ADMA levels in preeclampsia are seen before clinical symptoms have developed; these findings suggest that ADMA has a role in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pre-eclampsia: Is the immune maladaptation hypothesis still standing? An epidemiological update
    Gus Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 76:8-16. 2007
    ..The aim here is to provide an updated review on studies supporting or challenging the immune maladaptation hypothesis...
  3. pmc Elevated maternal lipids in early pregnancy are not associated with risk of intrapartum caesarean in overweight and obese nulliparous women
    Elaine M Fyfe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:143. 2013
    ..Our aim was, among overweight and obese nulliparous women, to investigate 1. the role of early pregnancy serum cholesterol and 2. clinical risk factors associated with first stage caesarean for failure to progress at term...
  4. pmc Risk factors for preterm birth in an international prospective cohort of nulliparous women
    Gustaaf Albert Dekker
    Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e39154. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors for spontaneous preterm birth (birth <37 weeks gestation) with intact membranes (SPTB-IM) and SPTB after prelabour rupture of the membranes (SPTB-PPROM) for nulliparous pregnant women...
  5. doi request reprint The etiology of preeclampsia: the role of the father
    Gus Dekker
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 89:126-32. 2011
    ..Several large cohort studies, including the large international SCOPE consortium, have identified paternal SNPs with strong associations with preeclampsia...
  6. doi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture in Australian women attempting vaginal birth after one prior caesarean section: a retrospective population-based cohort study
    G A Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
    BJOG 117:1358-65. 2010
    ..This study aimed to estimate these risks as well as that associated with oxytocin use...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia: a couple's disease with maternal and fetal manifestations
    G A Dekker
    Women s and Children s Division Lyell McEwin Health Service, Northern Campus University of Adelaide, Haydown Road, Elizabeth Vale, SA 5112, Australia
    Curr Pharm Des 11:699-710. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of pre-eclampsia
    G Dekker
    University of Adelaide, Lyell McEwin Hospital, North Western Adelaide Health Service, SA, Australia
    Lancet 357:209-15. 2001
    ..Severe hypertension needs treatment. If antihypertensive is indicated, there is no clear choice of a drug. Hydralazine should no longer be thought of as the primary drug, most studies show a preference for calcium channel blockers...
  9. ncbi request reprint The partner's role in the etiology of preeclampsia
    Gus Dekker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Head Division of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Paediatrics, North Western Adelaide Health Service, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 57:203-15. 2002
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the relevant literature and to explain how paternal, relational and sexual factors play an important role in the etiology of preeclampsia...
  10. ncbi request reprint The birth interval hypothesis-does it really indicate the end of the primipaternity hypothesis
    Gus Dekker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Lyell McEwin Hospital, SA 5112 Elizabeth Vale, Australia
    J Reprod Immunol 59:245-51. 2003
    ..In this review, the authors explore alternative explanations for the Norwegian findings, and as such argue that there is currently no reason to reject the primipaternity hypothesis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of uterine Doppler in an Australian level II maternity hospital
    Mariette J C Nagtegaal
    Women s and Children Division Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, Elizabeth Vale, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:424-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical usefulness of uterine Doppler...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does antenatal screening for psychosocial risk factors predict postnatal depression? A follow-up study of 154 women in Adelaide, South Australia
    Belinda Edwards
    Central Northern Adelaide Health Service, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:51-5. 2008
    ..This study investigated the effectiveness of antenatal screening for psychosocial risk factors in predicting postnatal depression, in women living in a socioeconomically deprived area...
  13. doi request reprint Maternal and perinatal outcome in obese pregnant patients
    Claire Schrauwers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:218-26. 2009
    ..The aim of the current study was to prepare a comprehensive overview of maternal and perinatal outcome in overweight, obese and morbidly obese pregnant patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal cervical length measurement; its current application in a regional Australian level II maternity hospital
    Suzanne van Rijswijk
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:418-23. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of cervical length (CL) measurements in pregnant women at risk for preterm delivery on intervention and pregnancy outcome...
  15. doi request reprint Serial plotting on customised fundal height charts results in doubling of the antenatal detection of small for gestational age fetuses in nulliparous women
    Alphonse Roex
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Hospital, The University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:78-82. 2012
    ..The antenatal detection of fetal growth restriction is a focus point of antenatal care. If detected fetal demise may be prevented and perinatal complications could be managed more appropriately...
  16. doi request reprint The genomic basis of cerebral palsy: a HuGE systematic literature review
    M E O'Callaghan
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Hum Genet 126:149-72. 2009
    ..Large case-control studies are needed to confirm these candidates with attention given to cohort ethnicity, cerebral palsy subtype analysis and possible multiple gene and gene-environment interactions...
  17. doi request reprint Risk factors for failed induction in nulliparous women
    Femke Frederiks
    Women and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2479-87. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors for failed induction in nulliparous women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antenatal psychosocial risk factors and depression among women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged suburbs in Adelaide, South Australia
    Belinda Edwards
    Central Northern Adelaide Health Service, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:45-50. 2008
    ..We also investigated the association between specific psychosocial risk factors and antenatal depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes versus obesity as risk factors for pregnancy-induced hypertensive disorders and fetal macrosomia
    Jessika van Hoorn
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Adelaide University, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 42:29-34. 2002
    ..To assess whether obesity and/or gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) are independent risk factors for fetal macrosomia and/or pregnancy-induced hypertensive disorders...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prothrombotic mechanisms in preeclampsia
    G Dekker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lyell McEwin Health Service, Elizabeth Vale, Australia
    Thromb Res 115:17-21. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in pregnancy
    Andries Brink
    Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa, Durbanville, W Cape
    Cardiovasc J S Afr 13:68-72. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Pre-eclampsia
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Lancet 365:785-99. 2005
    ..We review findings on the diagnosis, risk factors, and pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia and the present status of its prediction, prevention, and management...