Michael J Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Body Mass Index and spontaneous miscarriage
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 151:168-70. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Obesity levels in a national cohort of women 9 months after delivery
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:124.e1-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The use of quality control performance charts to analyze cesarean delivery rates nationally
    Michael J Turner
    University College Dublin Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 113:175-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Peripartum hysterectomy: an evolving picture
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 109:9-11. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Correlation between birth weight and maternal body composition
    Etaoin Kent
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obstet Gynecol 121:46-50. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and pre-pregnancy folic acid supplementation
    Nadine Farah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obes Facts 6:211-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Miscarriage after sonographic confirmation of an ongoing pregnancy in women with moderate and severe obesity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obes Facts 5:393-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Body Mass Index (BMI) in women booking for antenatal care: comparison between selfreported and digital measurements
    Chro Fattah
    UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144:32-4. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The risk of caesarean section in obese women analysed by parity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 158:28-32. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Timing of screening for gestational diabetes mellitus in women with moderate and severe obesity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    University College Dublin Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Ireland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:447-51. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Body Mass Index and spontaneous miscarriage
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 151:168-70. 2010
    ..We compared the incidence of spontaneous miscarriage in women categorised as obese, based on a Body Mass Index (BMI) >29.9 kg/m(2), with women in other BMI categories...
  2. doi request reprint Obesity levels in a national cohort of women 9 months after delivery
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:124.e1-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between maternal obesity that is calculated 9 months after delivery and sociodemographic variables...
  3. doi request reprint The use of quality control performance charts to analyze cesarean delivery rates nationally
    Michael J Turner
    University College Dublin Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 113:175-7. 2011
    ..To examine the use of quality control performance charts to analyze cesarean rates nationally...
  4. doi request reprint Peripartum hysterectomy: an evolving picture
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 109:9-11. 2010
    ..Despite advances in clinical practice, it is likely that peripartum hysterectomy will be more challenging for obstetricians in the future...
  5. doi request reprint Correlation between birth weight and maternal body composition
    Etaoin Kent
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obstet Gynecol 121:46-50. 2013
    ..To estimate which maternal body composition parameters measured using multifrequency segmental bioelectric impedance analysis in the first trimester of pregnancy are predictors of increased birth weight...
  6. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and pre-pregnancy folic acid supplementation
    Nadine Farah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obes Facts 6:211-5. 2013
    ..The purpose of this nested cohort study was to compare the rate of pre-pregnancy supplementation in obese women with that of women with a normal BMI...
  7. doi request reprint Miscarriage after sonographic confirmation of an ongoing pregnancy in women with moderate and severe obesity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obes Facts 5:393-8. 2012
    ..To compare the incidence of spontaneous miscarriage in women with moderate to severe obesity to that in women with a normal BMI after sonographic confirmation of the foetal heart rate in the first trimester...
  8. doi request reprint Body Mass Index (BMI) in women booking for antenatal care: comparison between selfreported and digital measurements
    Chro Fattah
    UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144:32-4. 2009
    ..We set out to compare measurement of Body Mass Index (BMI) with selfreporting in women early in pregnancy...
  9. doi request reprint The risk of caesarean section in obese women analysed by parity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 158:28-32. 2011
    ..This study looked at the association between caesarean section (CS) and Body Mass Index (BMI) in primigravidas compared with multigravidas...
  10. doi request reprint Timing of screening for gestational diabetes mellitus in women with moderate and severe obesity
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    University College Dublin Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Ireland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:447-51. 2012
    ..We evaluated screening with a diagnostic oral glucose tolerance test earlier than 20 weeks gestation in women with moderate to severe obesity...
  11. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and induction of labor
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    University College Dublin UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:1414-8. 2013
    ..To review induction of labor analyzed by body mass index (BMI) category in primigravidas and multigravidas...
  12. doi request reprint A comparison of maternal and paternal body mass index in early pregnancy
    Ross Kelly
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 51:147-50. 2011
    ..To determine the body mass index (BMI) and the body composition of fathers-to-be and to compare the findings with those of mothers-to-be during early pregnancy...
  13. doi request reprint The influence of maternal body composition on birth weight
    Nadine Farah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 157:14-7. 2011
    ..To identify the maternal body composition parameters that independently influence birth weight...
  14. doi request reprint Maternal weight and body composition in the first trimester of pregnancy
    Chro Fattah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:952-5. 2010
    ..5-2.0 kg in the first trimester of pregnancy. This study examined whether mean maternal weight or body composition changes in the first trimester of pregnancy...
  15. doi request reprint Maternal morbid obesity and obstetric outcomes
    Nadine Farah
    UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Obes Facts 2:352-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this retrospective cohort study was to review pregnancy outcomes in morbidly obese women who delivered a baby weighing 500 g or more in a large tertiary referral university hospital in Europe...
  16. doi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of placental function: the effectiveness of placental biometry in a low-risk population as a predictor of a small for gestational age neonate
    Patricia McGinty
    Ultrasound and Fetal Medicine Centre, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Prenat Diagn 32:620-6. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Maternal mortality and the rising cesarean rate
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 116:162-4. 2012
    ..To review maternal mortality in a large stand-alone maternity hospital in a European city and to determine whether the increased cesarean rate was associated with an increase in maternal deaths...
  18. doi request reprint Correlation between maternal inflammatory markers and fetomaternal adiposity
    Nadine Farah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Cytokine 60:96-9. 2012
    ..In this well characterised cohort of pregnant non-diabetic women in the third trimester of pregnancy we found that circulating maternal cytokines are associated with maternal adiposity but not with fetal adiposity...
  19. pmc Influence of maternal glycemia on intrauterine fetal adiposity distribution after a normal oral glucose tolerance test at 28 weeks gestation
    Nadine Farah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Exp Diabetes Res 2011:951203. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between maternal glucose levels and intrauterine fetal adiposity distribution in women with a normal oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) at 28 weeks gestation...
  20. doi request reprint Maternal leptin and body composition in the first trimester of pregnancy
    Chro Fattah
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:263-6. 2011
    ..Leptin is produced mainly by adipocytes. Levels are increased in women with obesity and during pregnancy. Increased levels are also associated with pregnancy complications such as, pre-eclampsia and gestational diabetes mellitus...
  21. doi request reprint Longitudinal measurement of fetal thigh soft tissue parameters and its role in the prediction of birth weight
    Clare O'Connor
    Ultrasound and Fetal Medicine Centre, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Prenat Diagn 33:945-51. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to profile longitudinal changes in thigh muscle and fat with gestation and to determine whether thigh measurements can improve the prediction of birth weight (BW)...
  22. doi request reprint Are there sex differences in Fetal Abdominal Subcutaneous Tissue (FAST) measurements?
    Nadine Farah
    UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 148:118-20. 2010
    ..To determine if Fetal Abdominal Subcutaneous Tissue (FAST) measurements using antenatal ultrasound differ between male and female fetuses...
  23. doi request reprint Body mass index and blood pressure measurement during pregnancy
    Jennifer L Hogan
    Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Hypertens Pregnancy 30:396-400. 2011
    ..This prospective study examined the need for a large cuff during pregnancy and its correlation with maternal obesity...
  24. pmc Dyspnoea at term in an obese mother
    Vicky O'Dwyer
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Case Rep Obstet Gynecol 2011:317376. 2011
    ..We report a morbidly obese woman who presented with peripartum shortness of breath. We discuss the differential diagnosis of dyspnoea in pregnancy and highlight the complexity of care of the morbidly obese woman...
  25. doi request reprint A clinical review of maternal bacteremia
    Amy C O'Higgins
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 124:226-9. 2014
    ..To carry out a 4-year review of cases of bacteremia among obstetric patients...
  26. doi request reprint Offspring birth weight and maternal fasting lipids in women screened for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)
    Kathy Whyte
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 170:67-70. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between both fasting cholesterol and triglycerides and offspring birth weight in women screened selectively for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Detection of fetal Rhesus D gene in whole blood of women booking for routine antenatal care
    Michael J Turner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Coombe Women s Hospital, Dolphin s Barn, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 108:29-32. 2003
    ..To determine if the RhD status of the fetus can be detected in an unselected group of RhD-negative women with ongoing pregnancies booking for routine antenatal care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Maternal morbidity after elective repeat caesarean section after two or more previous procedures
    Caoimhe M Lynch
    Coombe Women s Hospital, 8, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 106:10-3. 2003
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  29. ncbi request reprint Uterine rupture
    Michael J Turner
    Coombe Women s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 16:69-79. 2002
    ..This chapter also explores how the incidence and complications of uterine rupture may be minimized, and yet the incidence of vaginal birth after Caesarean section (VBAC) optimized, in clinical practice...