Maria Regina Torloni

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Survey of calcium supplementation to prevent preeclampsia: the gap between evidence and practice in Brazil
    Erika Barbosa Camargo
    Internal Medicine Department, Sao Paulo Federal University UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:206. 2013
  2. pmc Do Italian women prefer cesarean section? Results from a survey on mode of delivery preferences
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Rua Borges Lagoa 564, conj 63, CEP 04038 000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:78. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Gaucher's disease with myocardial involvement in pregnancy
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Dr Mário de Moraes Altenfeder Hospital Maternity School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 120:90-2. 2002
  4. pmc Portrayal of caesarean section in Brazilian women's magazines: 20 year review
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Brazilian Cochrane Centre, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMJ 342:d276. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Maternal BMI and preterm birth: a systematic review of the literature with meta-analysis
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:957-70. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Safety of ultrasonography in pregnancy: WHO systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis
    M R Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, São Paulo Federal University and Brazilian Cochrane Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:599-608. 2009
  7. pmc Classifications for cesarean section: a systematic review
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University and Brazilian Cochrane Centre, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e14566. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Ethnic disparity in spontaneous preterm birth and maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:959-66. 2012
  9. pmc Gestational diabetes and pregnancy outcomes--a systematic review of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) diagnostic criteria
    Eliana M Wendland
    Federal University of Health Sciences, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:23. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Nomogram of fetal middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity at 23-35 weeks of gestation in a Brazilian population: pilot study
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University Unifesp EPM, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:714-8. 2008

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Publications31

  1. pmc Survey of calcium supplementation to prevent preeclampsia: the gap between evidence and practice in Brazil
    Erika Barbosa Camargo
    Internal Medicine Department, Sao Paulo Federal University UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:206. 2013
    ..Few studies have assessed the implementation of this intervention in clinical practice. The study aimed to assess the proportion of pregnant women who received calcium supplements in Brazilian public antenatal care clinics...
  2. pmc Do Italian women prefer cesarean section? Results from a survey on mode of delivery preferences
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Rua Borges Lagoa 564, conj 63, CEP 04038 000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:78. 2013
    ..This study aimed to assess Italian women's preference for mode of delivery, as well as reasons and factors associated with this preference, in a nationally representative sample of women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gaucher's disease with myocardial involvement in pregnancy
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Dr Mário de Moraes Altenfeder Hospital Maternity School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 120:90-2. 2002
    ..The accumulation of glucosylceramide in the lysosomes of the reticuloendothelial system produces a heterogeneous clinical picture with neurological involvement, liver and spleen enlargement, hematological disorders and bone lesions...
  4. pmc Portrayal of caesarean section in Brazilian women's magazines: 20 year review
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Brazilian Cochrane Centre, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMJ 342:d276. 2011
    ..To assess the quality and comprehensiveness of the information on caesarean section provided in Brazilian women's magazines...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal BMI and preterm birth: a systematic review of the literature with meta-analysis
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:957-70. 2009
    ..To examine the association between high prepregnancy maternal body mass index (BMI) and the risk of preterm birth (PTB)...
  6. doi request reprint Safety of ultrasonography in pregnancy: WHO systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis
    M R Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, São Paulo Federal University and Brazilian Cochrane Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:599-608. 2009
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  7. pmc Classifications for cesarean section: a systematic review
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University and Brazilian Cochrane Centre, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e14566. 2011
    ..Despite several existing CS classifications, there has not yet been a systematic review of these. This study aimed to 1) identify the main CS classifications used worldwide, 2) analyze advantages and deficiencies of each system...
  8. doi request reprint Ethnic disparity in spontaneous preterm birth and maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:959-66. 2012
    ..To investigate differences in pre-pregnancy BMI status in patients with spontaneous preterm birth (PTB) compared with term birth and assess the role of ethnicity as a risk modifier in BMI-associated PTB...
  9. pmc Gestational diabetes and pregnancy outcomes--a systematic review of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) diagnostic criteria
    Eliana M Wendland
    Federal University of Health Sciences, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:23. 2012
    ..Our aim is to systematically review the evidence for the associations between GDM (according to these criteria) and adverse outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Nomogram of fetal middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity at 23-35 weeks of gestation in a Brazilian population: pilot study
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University Unifesp EPM, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:714-8. 2008
    ..To establish normative data for the peak systolic velocity of the middle cerebral artery (MCA-PSV) of fetuses in the second half of pregnancy using multiples of the median and percentile reference range...
  11. doi request reprint Evolution of 3-D power Doppler indices of fetal brain in normal pregnancy
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Obstetrics Department, Sao Paulo Federal University, Av Lopes de Azevedo 888, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Ultrasound Med Biol 35:545-9. 2009
    ..324, p = 0.002; FI - r = 0.375, p < 0.001; VFI - r = 0.374, p < 0.001). There was a low correlation between GA and the 3DPD vascular indices of the anterior territory of the MCA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Profile of inflammatory mediators in gestational diabetes mellitus: phenotype and genotype
    Barbara Yasmin Gueuvoghlanian-Silva
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:241-50. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint Rh alloimmunization: Doppler or amniotic fluid analysis in the prediction of fetal anemia?
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Obstetrics Department, UNIFESP EPM, Av Lopes de Azevedo, 888, Sao Paulo, SP, 05603 001, Brazil
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:107-11. 2007
    ..Compare the results of amniocentesis and those of middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity to detect anemic fetuses in Rh alloimmunized pregnancies...
  14. pmc Female sexual function of overweight women with gestational diabetes mellitus - a cross-sectional study
    Meireluci Costa Ribeiro
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e95094. 2014
    ..8±2.0 versus 4.5±1.6, p = 0.023). According to these results, overweight women with GDM in the third trimester of pregnancy have lower female sexual function scores than normal weight women with the same disorder. ..
  15. pmc FAS and FAS-L genotype and expression in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss
    Priscilla Chamelete Andrade Banzato
    Obstetrics Department, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Sci 20:1111-5. 2013
    ..Patients with RPL had significantly higher FAS-L expression. Our data suggest that FAS-L gene polymorphism is associated with increased susceptibility to RPL. Moreover, women with RPL seem to abnormally express FAS-FAS-L molecules. ..
  16. doi request reprint Cytokine levels in gestational diabetes mellitus: a systematic review of the literature
    Caio Perez Gomes
    Department of Obstetrics, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Reprod Immunol 69:545-57. 2013
    ..We carried out a systematic review on the relationship between GDM and maternal circulating levels of cytokines in the 2nd/3rd trimesters...
  17. ncbi request reprint Resistin concentration and gestational diabetes: a systematic review of the literature
    Thalita Frutuoso Lobo
    Department of Obstetrics, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Reprod Immunol 97:120-7. 2013
    ..However, this result should be interpreted with caution owing to the large heterogeneity amongst the existing published studies...
  18. doi request reprint Female sexual function and gestational diabetes
    Meireluci Costa Ribeiro
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Sex Med 9:786-92. 2012
    ..The diagnosis of GDM leads to substantial modifications in the daily routine of these women, and these adjustments could potentially affect their sexual function. There are no previous studies on the sexual function of patients with GDM...
  19. doi request reprint Extended regimens of the contraceptive vaginal ring versus hormonal oral contraceptives: effects on lipid metabolism
    Cristina Aparecida Falbo Guazzelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Sao Paulo Federal University, Family Planning Clinic, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Contraception 85:389-93. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of these two extended regimens on the lipid metabolism of women using these contraceptive methods during 1 year...
  20. doi request reprint Inflammatory mediator gene polymorphisms and gestational diabetes: a review of the literature
    Silvia Daher
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Reprod Immunol 90:111-6. 2011
    ..Since the existing findings come from isolated studies with mostly small sample sizes, there is a need for new, larger, properly designed studies of good methodological quality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does sodium nitroprusside kill babies? A systematic review
    Nelson Sass
    Obstetrics Department, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo Escola Paulista de Medicina, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 125:108-11. 2007
    ..To determine whether sodium nitroprusside causes fetal death in pregnancies complicated with hypertension...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reference intervals for the cross sectional area of the umbilical cord during gestation
    Fernando Alves Togni
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo s Federal University Unifesp EPM, Brazil
    J Perinat Med 35:130-4. 2007
    ..To establish reference values for the sonographic cross-sectional area of the umbilical cord during gestation and to correlate them with fetal anthropometric parameters...
  23. doi request reprint Chronic use of indinavir in albino rat pregnancy (Rattus norvegicus albinus, Rodentia, Mammalia): biological assay
    Marisa Pascale Quintino
    Department of Obstetrics, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:1212-5. 2011
    ..Assess possible adverse effects of the chronic use of indinavir during pregnancy in a rat model...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical formulas, mother's opinion and ultrasound in predicting birth weight
    Maria Regina Torloni
    Hospital Municipal Maternidade Escola Dr Mário de Moraes Altenfelder Silva, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 126:145-9. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of clinical formulas for fetal weight estimation compared to maternal and ultrasound estimates...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perinatal mortality in Rh alloimmunized patients
    Luciano Marcondes Machado Nardozza
    Fetal Medicine Unit, Obstetrics Department, São Paulo Federal University Paulista Medical School, UNIFESP EPM, Av Lopes de Azevedo, 888, CEP 05603 001, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 132:159-62. 2007
    ..Evaluate and compare the perinatal mortality of Rh-negative pregnancies managed at São Paulo Federal University during a 9-year period, using either amniocentesis or middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity...
  26. doi request reprint Evaluation of a national evidence-based health care course via teleconference in a developing country
    Cristiane Rufino Macedo
    Emergency Medicine and Evidence Based Medicine Unit, Sao Paulo Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:713-9. 2013
    ..This study aimed to assess the acquisition EBH knowledge and skills, as well as the attitudes and perceptions of a sample of students enrolled in the 2009 course via teleconferencing...
  27. doi request reprint Brazilian residents' attitude and practice toward sexual health issues in pregnant patients
    Teresa C S B Vieira
    Department of Obstetrics, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo UNIFESP EPM, Hospital Perola Byington, Centro de Referência da Saúde da Mulher, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Sex Med 9:2516-24. 2012
    ..Embarrassment, lack of experience, inadequate communication skills and insufficient knowledge on how to deal with sexual complaints, and questions in pregnancy are common, especially among young health professionals...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Pregnancy and gestational diabetes: a prejudicial combination to female sexual function?]
    Meireluci Costa Ribeiro
    Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet 33:219-24. 2011
    ..To compare the sexual function of healthy adult pregnant women with that of gestational diabetes patients (GDM) in the third trimester...
  29. doi request reprint Metabolic effects of contraceptive implants in adolescents
    Cristina A F Guazzelli
    Family Planning Clinic, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sao Paulo Federal University UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Contraception 84:409-12. 2011
    ..This prospective study analyzed the metabolic effects of an etonogestrel implant used for 1 year by adolescents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Continuing medical education in Brazil: what about obstetricians and gynecologists?
    Nelson Sass
    Cochrane Center of Brazil, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 123:5-10. 2005
    ..In Brazil, obstetricians and gynecologists are not required to submit to periodical evaluations to ascertain their professional competence in dealing with new concepts and therapies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and delivery in a patient with aortic prosthesis for Leriche syndrome
    Nelson Sass
    Hospital Maternidade Escola Dr Mário de Moraes Altenfelder Maternidade Escola de Vila Nova Cachoeirinha, Instituto Dante Pazzanese de Cardiologia, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 121:34-6. 2003
    ..Women of childbearing age rarely need a vascular prosthesis (as a result of Leriche syndrome or other conditions) and there is no literature on an association between Leriche syndrome/vascular prosthesis and pregnancy/labor/delivery...