M Hickey

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Publications

  1. pmc Perinatal testosterone exposure and autistic-like traits in the general population: a longitudinal pregnancy-cohort study
    Andrew Jo Whitehouse
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, Western Australia, 6008, Australia
    J Neurodev Disord 4:25. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Progestogens with or without oestrogen for irregular uterine bleeding associated with anovulation
    Martha Hickey
    The University ofMelbourne, The RoyalWomen sHospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD001895. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Unscheduled bleeding in continuous combined hormone therapy users
    Martha Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Melbourne and Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 70:400-3. 2011
  4. pmc Long-term progestin contraceptives (LTPOC) induce aberrant angiogenesis, oxidative stress and apoptosis in the guinea pig uterus: A model for abnormal uterine bleeding in humans
    Graciela Krikun
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA
    J Angiogenes Res 2:8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Clinical, ultrasound and biochemical features of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents: implications for diagnosis
    M Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Hum Reprod 26:1469-77. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal and umbilical cord androgen concentrations do not predict digit ratio (2D:4D) in girls: a prospective cohort study
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1235-44. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between maternal and umbilical cord androgen levels and polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescence: a prospective cohort study
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009 Perth, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:3714-20. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of changes in endometrial microvascular density in Norplant implant users
    M Hickey
    Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Contraception 59:123-9. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of irregular bleeding with hormone therapy: the role of matrix metalloproteinases and their tissue inhibitors
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia 6008
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3189-98. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Why does menopausal hormone therapy lead to irregular uterine bleeding? Changes to endometrial blood vessels
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia 6008, Australia
    Hum Reprod 23:912-8. 2008

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Publications21

  1. pmc Perinatal testosterone exposure and autistic-like traits in the general population: a longitudinal pregnancy-cohort study
    Andrew Jo Whitehouse
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, Western Australia, 6008, Australia
    J Neurodev Disord 4:25. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Progestogens with or without oestrogen for irregular uterine bleeding associated with anovulation
    Martha Hickey
    The University ofMelbourne, The RoyalWomen sHospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD001895. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint Unscheduled bleeding in continuous combined hormone therapy users
    Martha Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Melbourne and Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 70:400-3. 2011
    ..Unscheduled bleeding is disliked by women and may lead to invasive investigations to exclude underlying pelvic pathology. In most cases investigations do not reveal any underlying cause for the bleeding...
  4. pmc Long-term progestin contraceptives (LTPOC) induce aberrant angiogenesis, oxidative stress and apoptosis in the guinea pig uterus: A model for abnormal uterine bleeding in humans
    Graciela Krikun
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA
    J Angiogenes Res 2:8. 2010
    ..However, obtaining sufficient, good quality tissues have precluded elucidation of the mechanisms underlying these morphological and functional vascular changes...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical, ultrasound and biochemical features of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents: implications for diagnosis
    M Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Hum Reprod 26:1469-77. 2011
    ..The prevalence of clinical, ultrasound and biochemical features of PCOS in a community-based adolescent population using current diagnostic criteria has not previously been described...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal and umbilical cord androgen concentrations do not predict digit ratio (2D:4D) in girls: a prospective cohort study
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1235-44. 2010
    ..We conclude that prenatal androgen exposure as measured by maternal circulating androgen concentrations at 18 and 34/36 weeks of gestation or in the umbilical cord at birth may not predict digit ratio in girls...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between maternal and umbilical cord androgen levels and polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescence: a prospective cohort study
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009 Perth, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:3714-20. 2009
    ..The prenatal antecedents of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are not known, but prenatal androgen exposure is thought to contribute. This has not previously been investigated in large prospective studies of normal human pregnancy...
  8. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of changes in endometrial microvascular density in Norplant implant users
    M Hickey
    Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Contraception 59:123-9. 1999
    ..The findings suggest that the endometrial vasculature is profoundly altered in the early months of Norplant implant exposure when bleeding problems are most common...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of irregular bleeding with hormone therapy: the role of matrix metalloproteinases and their tissue inhibitors
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia 6008
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3189-98. 2006
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Why does menopausal hormone therapy lead to irregular uterine bleeding? Changes to endometrial blood vessels
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia 6008, Australia
    Hum Reprod 23:912-8. 2008
    ..Abnormal bleeding is common in hormone therapy (HT) users. We aimed to determine how HT alters endometrial blood vessels and stromal factors known to regulate vascular growth and integrity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endometrial vascular changes and bleeding disturbances with long-acting progestins
    I S Fraser
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Sydney, Australia
    Steroids 65:665-70. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of disturbances of uterine vascular morphology and function
    M Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
    Baillieres Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 14:937-51. 2000
    ..Improved understanding of the regulation of the uterine vasculature is likely to lead to targeted therapies to prevent unscheduled vascular breakdown and to control menstrual disturbance at an endometrial level...
  13. ncbi request reprint A three-dimensional study of endometrial microvessels in women using the contraceptive subdermal levonorgestrel implant system, norplant
    M Simbar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Elizabeth II Research Institute for Mothers and Infants, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
    Micron 35:589-95. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in endometrial blood vessels in the endometrium of women with hormone replacement therapy-related irregular bleeding
    M Hickey
    University of Western Australia, Women and Infants Research Foundation, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    Hum Reprod 18:1100-6. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy and irregular endometrial bleeding: a potential role for uterine natural killer cells?
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth 6008, Western Australia, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:5528-35. 2005
    ..Irregular bleeding affects many users of combined menopausal hormone therapy (HT) and commonly leads to invasive and expensive investigations to exclude underlying malignancy. In most cases no abnormality is found...
  16. doi request reprint Sleep disturbance in menopause
    D Ameratunga
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 42:742-7. 2012
    ..Such strategies can vary from hormonal treatment and medications to lifestyle and behavioural modification...
  17. doi request reprint Iatrogenic unscheduled (breakthrough) endometrial bleeding
    M Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 13:301-8. 2012
    ..Future understanding of the variability in individual endometrial responses in different women may be a key to solving this frustrating symptom...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surface vascularization and endometrial appearance in women with menorrhagia or using levonorgestrel contraceptive implants. Implications for the mechanisms of breakthrough bleeding
    M Hickey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Western Australia King Edward Memorial Hospital, 374 Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    Hum Reprod 17:2428-34. 2002
    ..Hysteroscopy allows in-vivo observation of the whole endometrial surface, including vessel morphology, distribution and areas of bleeding, as well as information about non-vascular structures that may not be accessible from biopsies...
  19. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of depressive and anxiety symptoms in midlife
    M Hickey
    Royal Women s Hospital, Menopause Clinic, Parkville, Australia
    Climacteric 15:3-9. 2012
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  20. doi request reprint Should the ovaries be removed or retained at the time of hysterectomy for benign disease?
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, WA, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 16:131-41. 2010
    ..The aim of this review is to bring together the evidence regarding oophorectomy in pre- and post-menopausal women and to highlight the areas needing further study...
  21. pmc Breast cancer in young women and its impact on reproductive function
    M Hickey
    School of Women s and Infants Health, University of Western Australia, King Edward Memorial Hospital, 374 Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 15:323-39. 2009
    ....