Emmanuel Bujold

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Pitfall in ultrasound evaluation of uterine scar from prior preterm cesarean section
    Sarah Maude B Laflamme
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    AJP Rep 1:65-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Prediction of complete uterine rupture by sonographic evaluation of the lower uterine segment
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:320.e1-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Opinion & hypothesis could early aspirin prophylaxis prevent against preterm birth?
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Département d obstétrique gynécologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:966-7. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Aspirin resistance and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:369-70. 2011
  5. pmc Proteomic profiling of amniotic fluid in preterm labor using two-dimensional liquid separation and mass spectrometry
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Perinatology Research Branch, NICHD NIH DHSS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:697-713. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Evaluating professional society guidelines on vaginal birth after cesarean
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec CRCHUQ, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 34:314-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The role of uterine closure in the risk of uterine rupture
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 116:43-50. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture associated with an interdelivery interval between 18 and 24 months
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 115:1003-6. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction with aspirin started in early pregnancy: a meta-analysis
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 116:402-14. 2010
  10. pmc A sonographic short cervix as the only clinical manifestation of intra-amniotic infection
    Sonia Hassan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Wayne State University, Hutzel Women s Hospital, 3990 John R, 7 Brush North, MFM Mail Drawer 163, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Perinat Med 34:13-9. 2006

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Publications87

  1. pmc Pitfall in ultrasound evaluation of uterine scar from prior preterm cesarean section
    Sarah Maude B Laflamme
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    AJP Rep 1:65-8. 2011
    ..The heterogeneity of uterine scar location could explain discrepancies observed in studies using the transabdominal versus the transvaginal approach or both regarding the predictive value of LUS measurements for uterine rupture...
  2. doi request reprint Prediction of complete uterine rupture by sonographic evaluation of the lower uterine segment
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:320.e1-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish the validity of sonographic evaluation of lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness for complete uterine rupture...
  3. doi request reprint Opinion & hypothesis could early aspirin prophylaxis prevent against preterm birth?
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Département d obstétrique gynécologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:966-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, we hypothesize that low-dose aspirin could become an additional weapon in the prevention of preterm births and we suggest that further studies should be performed in this area of research...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aspirin resistance and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:369-70. 2011
  5. pmc Proteomic profiling of amniotic fluid in preterm labor using two-dimensional liquid separation and mass spectrometry
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Perinatology Research Branch, NICHD NIH DHSS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:697-713. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the differences in protein composition of the amniotic fluid of patients in preterm labor...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluating professional society guidelines on vaginal birth after cesarean
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec CRCHUQ, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 34:314-7. 2010
    ..Although concerns could be raised about how the literature is synthesized, the 3 organizations recognized the potential biases in published reports and the lack of randomized trials...
  7. doi request reprint The role of uterine closure in the risk of uterine rupture
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 116:43-50. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effects of prior single-layer compared with double-layer closure on the risk of uterine rupture...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture associated with an interdelivery interval between 18 and 24 months
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 115:1003-6. 2010
    ..To estimate the association between interdelivery interval and uterine rupture in women with a previous cesarean delivery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction with aspirin started in early pregnancy: a meta-analysis
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 116:402-14. 2010
    ..To estimate the effect of low-dose aspirin started in early pregnancy on the incidence of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  10. pmc A sonographic short cervix as the only clinical manifestation of intra-amniotic infection
    Sonia Hassan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Wayne State University, Hutzel Women s Hospital, 3990 John R, 7 Brush North, MFM Mail Drawer 163, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Perinat Med 34:13-9. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to determine the rate of MIAC and intra-amniotic inflammation in patients with a cervical length < 25 mm in the mid-trimester...
  11. pmc Macrophage migration inhibitory factor in patients with preterm parturition and microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity
    Tinnakorn Chaiworapongsa
    Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:405-16. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether there is a change in the amniotic fluid concentration of MIF in intra-amniotic infection and human parturition...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unexplained fetal death: another anti-angiogenic state
    Jimmy Espinoza
    Perinatology Research Branch, NICHD NIH DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:495-507. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint Midtrimester intra-amniotic sludge and the risk of spontaneous preterm birth
    Eric Himaya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 28:815-20. 2011
    ..Midtrimester dense amniotic sludge is associated with early PPROM and spontaneous PTB...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evidence supporting that the excess of the sVEGFR-1 concentration in maternal plasma in preeclampsia has a uterine origin
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University Hutzel Women s Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:9-16. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Failure of physiologic transformation of the spiral arteries in patients with preterm labor and intact membranes
    Yeon Mee Kim
    Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NIH DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1063-9. 2003
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  16. doi request reprint Adverse obstetric outcomes in women with previous cesarean for dystocia in second stage of labor
    Nicole Jastrow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Universite de Geneve, Geneve, Suisse
    Am J Perinatol 30:173-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate obstetric outcomes in women undergoing a trial of labor (TOL) after a previous cesarean for dystocia in second stage of labor...
  17. ncbi request reprint Plasma soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 concentration is elevated prior to the clinical diagnosis of pre-eclampsia
    Tinnakorn Chaiworapongsa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 17:3-18. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the concentrations of sVEGFR-1 in plasma of pre-eclamptic patients change prior to the clinical manifestations of the disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal second-trimester ultrasonographic visualization of the fetal heart in obese women: should we repeat the examination?
    Israel Hendler
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital Wayne State University, 3990 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:1205-9; quiz 1210-1. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a repeated antenatal ultrasound examination improves fetal cardiac visualization for the obese and nonobese population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is abnormal labor associated with shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women?
    Shobha H Mehta
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1604-7; discussion 1607-9. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to examine the relationship between labor abnormalities and shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evidence supporting a role for blockade of the vascular endothelial growth factor system in the pathophysiology of preeclampsia. Young Investigator Award
    Tinnakorn Chaiworapongsa
    Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development National Institutes of Health Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1541-7; discussion 1547-50. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether preeclampsia is associated with a change in the plasma concentration of sVEGFR-1, and, if so, whether such a change is correlated with the severity of the disease...
  21. doi request reprint Effect of birth weight on adverse obstetric outcomes in vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    Nicole Jastrow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hopital Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 115:338-43. 2010
    ..To estimate the association between neonatal birth weight and adverse obstetric outcomes in women attempting vaginal birth after cesarean...
  22. doi request reprint Reliability of two-dimensional transvaginal sonographic measurement of lower uterine segment thickness using video sequences
    Amélie Boutin
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 29:527-32. 2012
    ..To report the intra- and interobserver reliability of measurement of the lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness using transvaginal sonographic videos...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does advanced ultrasound equipment improve the adequacy of ultrasound visualization of fetal cardiac structures in the obese gravid woman?
    Israel Hendler
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1616-9; discussion 1619-20. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the effect of advanced ultrasound equipment on the ability to visualize fetal cardiac structures in obese gravid women...
  24. doi request reprint Sonography of lower uterine segment thickness and prediction of uterine rupture
    Marie Eve Bergeron
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Centre de Recherche, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 113:520-2. 2009
    ..Sonographic evaluation of the lower uterine segment was undertaken to study the degree of thinning and, thus, to predict uterine rupture. However, the best measuring technique and recommended cutoff values remain controversial...
  25. doi request reprint Screening for preeclampsia using first-trimester serum markers and uterine artery Doppler in nulliparous women
    Francois Audibert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CHU Sainte Justine Research Center, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:383.e1-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the screening accuracy of pregnancy hypertensive disorders by maternal serum biomarkers and uterine artery Doppler in the first trimester...
  26. doi request reprint Early versus late amniotomy for labour induction: a randomized controlled trial
    Karine Gagnon-Gervais
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CHU Sainte Justine Research Center, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2326-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of early vs. late amniotomy on delivery mode in women undergoing induction of labor...
  27. doi request reprint The origin of Fusobacterium nucleatum involved in intra-amniotic infection and preterm birth
    Simon Gauthier
    Faculty of Dentistry, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1329-32. 2011
    ..To evaluate the potential oral origin of Fusobacterium nucleatum found in amniotic fluid of women at high risk of preterm birth...
  28. ncbi request reprint Modified Bishop's score and induction of labor in patients with a previous cesarean delivery
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Ste Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1644-8. 2004
    ....
  29. doi request reprint [Combining biochemical and ultrasonographic markers in predicting preeclampsia: a systematic review]
    Yves Giguère
    CHUQ Research Center Hôpital Saint François d Assise, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 69:257-71. 2011
    ..From a perspective of integrative medicine, large population-based studies evaluating algorithms combining multiple markers are needed, if screening approaches are to be eventually implemented...
  30. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of estimated fetal weight in shoulder dystocia and neonatal birth injury
    Shobha H Mehta
    Division of Material Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1877-80; discussion 1880-1. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether there is any difference in the rate of error of estimated fetal weight (EFW) in cases of shoulder dystocia compared with controls...
  31. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and accuracy of prenatal Down syndrome screening strategies: should the combined test continue to be widely used?
    Jean Gekas
    Laboratoire de Simulations des Dépistages, Unité de Diagnostic Prénatal, Service de Genetique Medicale, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:175.e1-8. 2011
    ..We analyzed the cost-effectiveness (CE) and performances of commonly used prenatal Down syndrome (DS) screening strategies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Trial of labor in patients with a previous cesarean section: does maternal age influence the outcome?
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1113-8. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the effect of maternal age on the rate of vaginal delivery and the rate of uterine rupture in patients undergoing a trial of labor (TOL) after a prior cesarean delivery...
  33. ncbi request reprint The relationship between amniotic fluid index and successful external cephalic version: a 14-year experience
    Marc Boucher
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:751-4. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the association between amniotic fluid index (AFI), success of external cephalic version (ECV), and obstetric outcome in patients undergoing ECV...
  34. ncbi request reprint Early administration of low-dose aspirin for the prevention of severe and mild preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Stéphanie Roberge
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 29:551-6. 2012
    ..To determine whether early administration of aspirin prevents severe and mild preeclampsia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reliability of 3-dimensional transvaginal sonographic measurement of lower uterine segment thickness
    Amélie Boutin
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Ultrasound Med 31:933-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the intraobserver and interobserver reliability of transvaginal 3-dimensional (3D) sonographic measurement of lower uterine segment thickness...
  36. ncbi request reprint Association between physical activity in early pregnancy and markers of placental growth and function
    Suzanne Ferland
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec QC, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 35:787-92. 2013
    ..We evaluated the association between PA and early markers of placental development...
  37. ncbi request reprint Maternal leukocytosis after preterm premature rupture of membranes and infant neurodevelopmental outcome: a prospective, population-based study (Décrire L'ouverture des Membranes Inopinée le Nouveau-né et l'Organisation des Soins [DOMINOS] Study)
    Jean Charles Pasquier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 29:20-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relationship between maternal leukocytosis in women admitted after preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM) and the neurodevelopmental outcomes of their infants at two years of age...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cesarean delivery after successful external cephalic version of breech presentation at term: a comparative study
    Yannik Vezina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Sainte Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:763-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the rate and indications of cesarean delivery after a successful external cephalic version...
  39. doi request reprint Systematic review of cesarean scar assessment in the nonpregnant state: imaging techniques and uterine scar defect
    Stéphanie Roberge
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 29:465-71. 2012
    ..To review the ability of imaging techniques to predict incomplete healing of uterine cesarean scars before the next pregnancy...
  40. doi request reprint The impact of anesthesia on glycine absorption in operative hysteroscopy: a randomized controlled trial
    Marie Eve Bergeron
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Pavillon CHUL, 2145 Blvd Laurier, Quebec, QC, Canada, G1V 4G2
    Anesth Analg 113:723-8. 2011
    ..We compared the impact of 2 types of anesthesia (general anesthesia and local anesthesia with sedation) on the absorption of glycine solution in operative hysteroscopy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid for the prevention of preeclampsia and intra-uterine growth restriction in women with abnormal uterine artery Doppler: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Département d obstétrique gynécologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:818-26. 2009
    ..While recent evidence has shown that uterine Doppler can predict preeclampsia as early as in the first trimester of pregnancy, most clinical trials have evaluated ASA in the second and third trimesters...
  42. ncbi request reprint Prevention of adverse pregnancy outcomes with low-dose ASA in early pregnancy: new perspectives for future randomized trials
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 33:480-3. 2011
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Smoking in pregnancy revisited: findings from a large population-based study
    Ahmad O Hammoud
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1856-62; discussion 1862-3. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the effect of smoking on the incidence of various pregnancy complications...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of prior vaginal delivery or prior vaginal birth after cesarean delivery on obstetric outcomes in women undergoing trial of labor
    Israel Hendler
    Sainte Justine Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 104:273-7. 2004
    ..We sought to study the effects of prior vaginal delivery or prior vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) on the success of a trial of labor after a cesarean delivery...
  45. ncbi request reprint Sublingual nitroglycerin versus placebo as a tocolytic for external cephalic version: a randomized controlled trial in parous women
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sainte Justine Hospital and the University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1070-3. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of sublingual nitroglycerin as a tocolytic agent for external cephalic version in parous women...
  46. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of first trimester three-dimensional placental measurements in the evaluation of early placental insufficiency
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Département d obstétrique gynécologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec QC, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:1144-8. 2009
    ..To evaluate the reproducibility of first-trimester, three-dimensional placental volume and vasculature evaluation by ultrasound in correlation with uterine artery Doppler flow studies...
  47. ncbi request reprint Interdelivery interval and uterine rupture
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1199-202. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the impact of the interdelivery interval on uterine rupture during subsequent delivery...
  48. pmc Hysterosalpingosonography for diagnosing tubal occlusion in subfertile women: a systematic review protocol
    Sarah Maheux-Lacroix
    Département d Obstétrique, gynécologie et reproduction, Universite Laval, 2325, rue de l université, Quebec, QC, G1V 0A6, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:50. 2013
    ..We aim to determine the diagnostic accuracy of hysterosalpingosonography and to compare it to hysterosalpingography...
  49. doi request reprint Treatment of periodontal disease and prevention of preterm birth: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amélie Boutin
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 30:537-44. 2013
    ..There is a controversy regarding the benefits of periodontal treatment during pregnancy. We aimed to evaluate its effect on the risk of preterm birth and to explore the heterogeneity between studies...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mid-trimester genetic amniocentesis in twin pregnancy and the risk of fetal loss
    Mélanie Millaire
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Hôpital Sainte Justine and Université de Montréal, Montreal Quebec, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 28:512-8. 2006
    ..To assess the rate of fetal losses in twin pregnancies undergoing genetic mid-trimester amniocentesis...
  51. doi request reprint Single- versus double-layer closure of the hysterotomy incision during cesarean delivery and risk of uterine rupture
    Stéphanie Roberge
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 115:5-10. 2011
    ..To evaluate the best available evidence regarding the association between single-layer closure and uterine rupture...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of the lower uterine segment: are we ready for a clinical application?]
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Département d obstétrique gynécologie, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec CRCHUQ, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Québec Québec
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 32:339-40. 2010
    ..It appears necessary to standardize the interventions and their teaching prior to extending the use of the LUS measurement to clinical settings beyond well-defined research purposes...
  53. ncbi request reprint Sonographic lower uterine segment thickness and risk of uterine scar defect: a systematic review
    Nicole Jastrow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte Justine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 32:321-7. 2010
    ..To study the diagnostic accuracy of sonographic measurements of the lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness near term in predicting uterine scar defects in women with prior Caesarean section (CS)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Impact of labor at prior cesarean on lower uterine segment thickness in subsequent pregnancy
    Nicole Jastrow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hopital Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:563.e1-7. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to identify the factors associated with sonographic lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness near term in women with prior low transverse cesarean...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cervical ripening with transcervical foley catheter and the risk of uterine rupture
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Ste Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 103:18-23. 2004
    ..To estimate whether the rate of uterine rupture in patients with a previous cesarean delivery is related to labor induction and/or cervical ripening using transcervical Foley catheter...
  56. ncbi request reprint Survey on uterine closure and other techniques for Caesarean section among Quebec's obstetrician-gynaecologists
    Suzanne Demers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 35:329-33. 2013
    ..To evaluate the preferred types of uterine closure at Caesarean section among Quebec's obstetrician-gynaecologists...
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparison of morbidity associated with laparoscopic myomectomy and hysterectomy for the treatment of uterine leiomyomas
    Madeleine Lemyre
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto CA, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 34:57-62. 2012
    ..To compare short-term morbidity and quality of life after laparoscopic hysterectomy (LH) and laparoscopic myomectomy (LM) for the treatment of symptomatic uterine leiomyomas...
  58. doi request reprint Candidate biochemical markers for screening of pre-eclampsia in early pregnancy
    Jean Claude Forest
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Chem Lab Med 50:973-84. 2012
    ..Performance characteristics of selected algorithms will be presented and discussed with respect to transferability to different geographic and healthcare environments...
  59. doi request reprint Early administration of low-dose aspirin for the prevention of preterm and term preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Stéphanie Roberge
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Que, Canada
    Fetal Diagn Ther 31:141-6. 2012
    ..To compare the effect of early administration of aspirin on the risk of preterm and term preeclampsia...
  60. ncbi request reprint Sublingual nitroglycerin versus intravenous ritodrine as tocolytic for external cephalic version: a double-blinded randomized trial
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sainte Justine Hospital and University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1454-7; discussion 1457-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of sublingual nitroglycerin with that of intravenous ritodrine as a tocolytic agent for external cephalic version in nulliparous women...
  61. ncbi request reprint Toll-like receptor-2 and -4 in the chorioamniotic membranes in spontaneous labor at term and in preterm parturition that are associated with chorioamnionitis
    Yeon Mee Kim
    Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NIH DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1346-55. 2004
    ..This study examined Toll-like receptor-2 and -4 expression in fetal membranes in response to labor at term and histologic chorioamnionitis...
  62. pmc Comparison of different strategies in prenatal screening for Down's syndrome: cost effectiveness analysis of computer simulation
    Jean Gekas
    Centre de recherche du CHUQ, Service de Genetique Medicale, Unité de Diagnostic Prénatal, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    BMJ 338:b138. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint The role of maternal body mass index in outcomes of vaginal births after cesarean
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1517-21. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association between maternal body mass index and obstetrical outcome in patients with a prior cesarean undergoing a trial of labor versus elective repeat cesarean...
  64. pmc Rapid testing versus karyotyping in Down's syndrome screening: cost-effectiveness and detection of clinically significant chromosome abnormalities
    Jean Gekas
    Centre de recherche du CHUQ, Service de Genetique Medicale, Unité de Diagnostic Prénatal, Departement de Pediatrie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Hum Genet 19:3-9. 2011
    ..These costs are much higher than those involved for detecting DS cases. As the DSSP are mainly designed for DS detection, it may be relevant to question the additional costs of karyotyping...
  65. doi request reprint Combining biochemical and ultrasonographic markers in predicting preeclampsia: a systematic review
    Yves Giguère
    CHUQ Research Center Hôpital Saint François d Assise, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Chem 56:361-75. 2010
    ..Some biochemical and ultrasonographic parameters have shown promising predictive performance, but so far there is no clinically validated screening procedure...
  66. ncbi request reprint Amniocentesis for PPROM management: a feasibility study
    Maxime Lacerte
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:659-64. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine the acceptability of a randomized study comparing expectant management with amniocentesis-based management in women with premature rupture of the membranes...
  67. doi request reprint Role of gender in morbidity and mortality of extremely premature neonates
    Marie Eve Binet
    Department of Paediatrics, Research Centre, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Universite Laval, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 29:159-66. 2012
    ..This study suggests that, in the postsurfactant era, males remain at higher risk of respiratory complications and may have higher mortality when born between 24 and 26 weeks of gestation...
  68. doi request reprint Linking preeclampsia and cardiovascular disease later in life
    Yves Giguère
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Clin Chem Lab Med 50:985-93. 2012
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Failure of physiologic transformation of the spiral arteries in the placental bed in preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Yeon Mee Kim
    Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1137-42. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether failure of physiologic transformation of the spiral arteries occurs in patients with preterm premature rupture of membranes (PROM)...
  70. ncbi request reprint Twin delivery after a previous caesarean: a twelve-year experience
    Andrée Sansregret
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ste Justine Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 25:294-8. 2003
    ..To compare maternal and neonatal morbidities between trial of labour (TOL) and elective Caesarean section in women with twin pregnancies who have had a prior Caesarean...
  71. doi request reprint Fetomaternal hemorrhage during external cephalic version
    Marc Boucher
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Montreal, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Sainte Justine, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 112:79-84. 2008
    ..To estimate the frequency and volume of fetomaternal hemorrhage during external cephalic version for term breech singleton fetuses and to identify risk factors involved with this complication...
  72. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of fetal liver volume by tridimensional ultrasound in women with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Marie Christine Dubé
    Diabetes Research Unit, Université Laval Medical Center, Quebec City, Quebec
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 33:1095-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) on fetal liver growth during the third trimester...
  73. ncbi request reprint Bacteriology of amniotic fluid in women with suspected cervical insufficiency
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval Centre de recherche, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec CRCHUQ, Quebec QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:882-7. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of mid-trimester microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity (MIAC) in women with suspected cervical insufficiency...
  74. doi request reprint Laparoscopic appendectomy in pregnant patients: a review of 45 cases
    Patrice Lemieux
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, CHUL, 2705, Boul Laurier, Quebec, QC, Canada, G1V 4G2
    Surg Endosc 23:1701-5. 2009
    ..The objectives were to evaluate the immediate complications of the procedure and the outcome of pregnancies including foetal loss and preterm delivery...
  75. ncbi request reprint The impact of a single-layer or double-layer closure on uterine rupture
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1326-30. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to measure the impact of a single-layer or double-layer closure on uterine rupture at subsequent delivery...
  76. ncbi request reprint Role of fetal sex in the outcome of antenatal glucocorticoid treatment to prevent respiratory distress syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Stéphanie Roberge
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 33:216-26. 2011
    ..Antenatal glucocorticoid (AGC) therapy has been associated with a decrease in respiratory distress syndrome (RDS). While preterm males remain at greater risk of RDS than females, the role of fetal sex in AGC response is not well known...
  77. ncbi request reprint The role of sonographic endometrial patterns and endometrial thickness in the differential diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy
    Ahmad O Hammoud
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1370-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the usefulness of the endometrial trilaminar pattern and thickness in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy...
  78. ncbi request reprint The effect of second-trimester antibiotic therapy on the rate of preterm birth
    Anne Maude Morency
    Department of Microbiology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 29:35-44. 2007
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate the effect of macrolides, a specific group of antibiotics known to be effective against Mycoplasma species, on the rate of preterm births...
  79. ncbi request reprint Glycine absorption in operative hysteroscopy: the impact of anesthesia
    Marie Eve Bergeron
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:331.e1-5. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the impact of anesthesia on the absorption of glycine in operative hysteroscopy...
  80. doi request reprint Evaluating the role of bedrest on the prevention of hypertensive diseases of pregnancy and growth restriction
    Haim A Abenhaim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ste Justine Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Hypertens Pregnancy 27:197-205. 2008
    ....
  81. ncbi request reprint Sublingual nitroglycerine as a tocolytic in external cephalic version: a comparative study
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, CHUM Hopital St Luc, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 25:203-7. 2003
    ..To study the effect of sublingual nitroglycerine as a tocolytic on the success rate of external cephalic version (ECV) in nulliparous and parous women...
  82. ncbi request reprint Operative vaginal delivery and midline episiotomy: a bad combination for the perineum
    Bela Kudish
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:749-54. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of operative vaginal delivery (forceps or vacuum) and midline episiotomy on the risk of severe perineal trauma...
  83. doi request reprint In vitro and in vivo study of human amniotic fluid-derived stem cell differentiation into myogenic lineage
    Jean Gekas
    Laboratoire de Génétique Humaine, Centre hospitalier de l Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Clin Exp Med 10:1-6. 2010
    ....
  84. ncbi request reprint Neonatal morbidity associated with uterine rupture: what are the risk factors?
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:311-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate factors associated with severe metabolic acidosis or death in a situation of uterine rupture...
  85. ncbi request reprint Effect of latency period after premature rupture of membranes on 2 years infant mortality (DOMINOS study)
    Jean Charles Pasquier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculte de Medecine et des Sciences de la Sante, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 135:21-7. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of a short latency period after preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM) on infant mortality...
  86. ncbi request reprint Intra-amniotic sludge, short cervix, and risk of preterm delivery
    Emmanuel Bujold
    Hopital Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 28:198-202. 2006
    ..To evaluate the association between intra-amniotic sludge seen at cervical ultrasound and preterm delivery...