- Maternal weight characteristics influence recurrence of fetal macrosomia in women with normal glucose tolerance
UCD Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College of Dublin, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:399-401. 2007
..032), greater initial pregnancy weight (P < 0.05) and total weight gain during second pregnancy (P < 0.01). Women delivering a first macrosomic infant should avoid excessive weight gain before and during a subsequent pregnancy...
- Approaches to the management of antenatally diagnosed congenital tumours
Department of Fetal and Maternal Medicine, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin 2, Republic of Ireland
Pediatr Radiol 39:1173-8. 2009
- Fetal death in twins
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Maternity Hospital, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1274-80. 2011
..To examine the pattern and prospective risk of intrauterine fetal death (IUFD) in twin pregnancy by chorionicity...
- Low glycaemic index diet in pregnancy to prevent macrosomia (ROLO study): randomised control trial
Jennifer M Walsh
UCD Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine and Medical Science, University College Dublin, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
BMJ 345:e5605. 2012
..To determine if a low glycaemic index diet in pregnancy could reduce the incidence of macrosomia in an at risk group...
- The association of maternal and fetal glucose homeostasis with fetal adiposity and birthweight
Jennifer M Walsh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine and Medical Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 159:338-41. 2011
..To examine the association between maternal and fetal glucose levels and fetal adiposity and infant birthweight...
- Maternal and neonatal morbidity during off peak hours in a busy obstetric unit. Are deliveries after midnight more complicated?
Mark P Hehir
National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:189-93. 2014
..We sought to compare maternal and neonatal outcomes in deliveries occurring overnight with those in daylight hours...
- Obstetric anal sphincter injury, risk factors and method of delivery - an 8-year analysis across two tertiary referral centers
Mark P Hehir
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Maternity Hospital, Holles St, Dublin 2, Ireland and
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1514-6. 2013
..We set out to analyze the incidence of OASIS and its association with mode of delivery in two large obstetric hospitals across an 8-year study period...
- Increasing rates of operative vaginal delivery across two decades: accompanying outcomes and instrument preferences
Mark P Hehir
National Maternity Hospital, Holles St, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 171:40-3. 2013
..To examine rates and outcomes of operative vaginal delivery over a 20-year study period and the changing preference for various instruments during this period...
- Relationship between maternal antibody type and antenatal course following intrauterine transfusion for red cell alloimmunisation
Colin A Walsh
Department of Fetal Medicine, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 171:235-9. 2013
..To determine the antenatal course of severe red cell alloimmunisation in pregnancies requiring intrauterine fetal transfusion...
- A randomised control trial of low glycaemic index carbohydrate diet versus no dietary intervention in the prevention of recurrence of macrosomia
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Dublin National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:16. 2010
..Fetal macrosomia recurs in a second pregnancy in one third of women, and maternal weight influences this recurrence risk 3...
- Definition of intertwin birth weight discordance
Fionnuala M Breathnach
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
Obstet Gynecol 118:94-103. 2011
..To establish the level of birth weight discordance at which perinatal morbidity increases in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancy...
- Outcome of second delivery after prior macrosomic infant in women with normal glucose tolerance
Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Maternity Hospital and University College Dublin, Ireland
Obstet Gynecol 107:857-62. 2006
..Our aim was to estimate the obstetric outcome of second delivery in women with normal glucose tolerance whose first fetus was macrosomic (fetal weight >/= 4,500 g)...