Ashlesha Patel

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adequacy and safety of buccal misoprostol for cervical preparation prior to termination of second-trimester pregnancy
    Ashlesha Patel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 73:420-30. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Decreased waiting periods in a public pregnancy termination clinic
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 77:105-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing the extent of provision of comprehensive medical care management for female sexual assault patients in US hospital emergency departments
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, USA Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA Planned Parenthood Federation of America, NY, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:24-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraception after sexual assault: changes in provision from 2004 to 2009
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Reprod Med 57:98-104. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Drape estimation vs. visual assessment for estimating postpartum hemorrhage
    A Patel
    John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:220-4. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Comprehensive medical care for victims of sexual assault: a survey of Illinois hospital emergency departments
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 77:426-30. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive health assessment for women with cancer: a pilot study
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk St, Room 1217, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:191.e1-4. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Under-use of emergency contraception for victims of sexual assault
    Ashlesha Patel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:269-73. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Buccal misoprostol for cervical ripening prior to first trimester abortion
    Hemang B Panchal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 81:161-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Endometrial biopsy results in women with abnormal uterine bleeding: a county hospital experience
    Emily N Prendergast
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Obstet Gynecol 123:31S-2S. 2014

Collaborators

  • Julie Chor
  • Louis Keith
  • N Moss
  • Shivaprasad S Goudar
  • Radha Malapati
  • S E Geller
  • Constance A Griffin
  • M R Whitehouse
  • Emily M Godfrey
  • Alicia Roston
  • Emily N Prendergast
  • Varija Bhogireddy
  • Shobhana S Patted
  • Richard J Derman
  • Stanley A Edlavitch
  • Vijaya A Naik
  • Amber N Watters
  • Yun An Chou
  • Emily Misch
  • Shanthi Ramesh
  • Kemi M Doll
  • Renata Scott-Ram
  • Hemang B Panchal
  • Hrishikesh Chakraborty
  • Bhalchandra S Kodkany
  • Mrutyunjaya B Bellad
  • H Abujudeh
  • Bhalachandra S Kodkany
  • Julie E Hoover-Fong
  • Steve Lichtenberg
  • Lindsay Zimmerman
  • Tomas Mackevicius
  • Emma L Barber
  • Sandra Tilmon
  • Stephan Krotz
  • Urjeet A Patel
  • Roman Puliaev
  • M B Bellad
  • Tyler Hartwell
  • R Huggins
  • C B Cargile
  • J Cai
  • A Hamosh
  • E W Jabs
  • G H Thomas
  • Sanjay Ghandi
  • Javier Fajardo

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Adequacy and safety of buccal misoprostol for cervical preparation prior to termination of second-trimester pregnancy
    Ashlesha Patel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 73:420-30. 2006
    ..The objective of this retrospective, descriptive study is to assess the adequacy and safety of buccal misoprostol with and without laminaria for cervical preparation prior to second-trimester abortion...
  2. ncbi request reprint Decreased waiting periods in a public pregnancy termination clinic
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 77:105-7. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing the extent of provision of comprehensive medical care management for female sexual assault patients in US hospital emergency departments
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, USA Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA Planned Parenthood Federation of America, NY, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:24-8. 2013
    ..To describe medical services provided to sexual assault patients in US emergency departments and to identify the percentage of hospitals always providing the 10 elements of comprehensive medical care management (CMCM)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraception after sexual assault: changes in provision from 2004 to 2009
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Reprod Med 57:98-104. 2012
    ..A random sample (20%) of U.S. and territorial emergency departments were surveyed in 2004 and again in 2009 to obtain information about provision and counseling of emergency contraception (EC) to sexual assault victims...
  5. ncbi request reprint Drape estimation vs. visual assessment for estimating postpartum hemorrhage
    A Patel
    John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:220-4. 2006
    ..To compare (1) visual estimation of postpartum blood loss with estimation using a specifically designed blood collection drape and (2) the drape estimate with a measurement of blood loss by photospectrometry...
  6. doi request reprint Comprehensive medical care for victims of sexual assault: a survey of Illinois hospital emergency departments
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 77:426-30. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive health assessment for women with cancer: a pilot study
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk St, Room 1217, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:191.e1-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to pilot a survey instrument and to develop descriptive data about the reproductive goals of reproductive-aged women (15-44 years) with cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Under-use of emergency contraception for victims of sexual assault
    Ashlesha Patel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:269-73. 2004
    ..Between 1% and 5% of sexual assaults result in pregnancy, for a total of 32,000 pregnancies per year. Of these, 14,000 are aborted because of incest or rape...
  9. ncbi request reprint Buccal misoprostol for cervical ripening prior to first trimester abortion
    Hemang B Panchal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 81:161-4. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess the necessity of manual dilation of the cervix when buccal misoprostol is used for cervical priming prior to first trimester uterine aspiration procedures...
  10. doi request reprint Endometrial biopsy results in women with abnormal uterine bleeding: a county hospital experience
    Emily N Prendergast
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Obstet Gynecol 123:31S-2S. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the endometrial biopsy patterns in an indigent population of women with abnormal uterine bleeding...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cancer in women 35 years and older
    Varija Bhogireddy
    1Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL and 3Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 18:41-5. 2014
    ..To evaluate the distribution of abnormal cytohistopathology among low-income women 35 years and older compared with women younger than 35 years...
  12. doi request reprint Contraceptive choices of overweight and obese women in a publically funded hospital: possible clinical implications
    Renata Scott-Ram
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Contraception 86:122-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the contraception methods selected by normal weight, overweight and obese women...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae genital infections in a publicly funded pregnancy termination clinic: empiric vs. indicated treatment?
    Ashlesha Patel
    Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contraception 78:328-31. 2008
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Side effects of oral misoprostol for the prevention of postpartum hemorrhage: results of a community-based randomised controlled trial in rural India
    Shobhana S Patted
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jawaharal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, India
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:24-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the side effects of 600 microg oral misoprostol given for the mother and the newborn to prevent postpartum hemorrhage (PPH)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Emergency transjugular liver biopsies in post-liver-transplant patients: technical success and utility
    H Abujudeh
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, UH C135, 150 Bergen St, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Emerg Radiol 10:268-9. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint The necessity of routine post-thoracostomy tube chest radiographs in post-operative thoracic surgery patients
    M R Whitehouse
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Marlborough Street, Bristol, BS2 8HW
    Surgeon 7:79-81. 2009
    ..From observation of our practice, we hypothesised that chest radiographs did not need to be performed routinely post-operatively and after removal of thoracostomy tubes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Facial dysgenesis: a novel facial syndrome with chromosome 7 deletion p15.1-21.1
    Julie E Hoover-Fong
    McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 117:47-56. 2003
    ..Haploinsufficiency or complete loss of the HOXA1 gene also does not appear to cause this patient's severe phenotype. Previous reports of chromosome 7p15-21 deletions do not have phenotypes similar to this patient...
  18. ncbi request reprint Staying on track: a cluster randomized controlled trial of automated reminders aimed at increasing human papillomavirus vaccine completion
    Ashlesha Patel
    Planned Parenthood Federation of America, 434 West 33rd Street, New York, NY 10001, United States Division of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 West Polk Street, 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60612, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:2428-33. 2014
    ..To evaluate whether automated reminders increase on-time completion of the three-dose human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine series...
  19. doi request reprint One-hour buccal misoprostol compared with osmotic dilators for cervical preparation in early surgical abortion
    Shanthi Ramesh
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Obstet Gynecol 123:108S-10S. 2014
    ..We sought to compare the effectiveness of 1 hour of 400 micrograms buccal misoprostol with overnight osmotic dilators in early second-trimester surgical abortion...
  20. ncbi request reprint Detection of gynecologic cancers in indigent women in an urban inner-city hospital
    Kemi M Doll
    John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, IL, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:1113-7. 2012
    ..Our goal was to compare the stage at detection of common gynecologic cancers at an urban county hospital with national estimates, and to describe the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of this population...
  21. pmc Factors associated with acute postpartum hemorrhage in low-risk women delivering in rural India
    Stacie E Geller
    University of Illinois, Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:94-9. 2008
    ..This study examined the sociodemographic, clinical, and perinatal characteristics of low-risk women who experienced PPH...
  22. doi request reprint Methotrexate: an appropriate treatment for ectopic pregnancy in an inner-city population?
    Amber N Watters
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
    Obstet Gynecol 123:130S-1S. 2014
    ..To assess the success of methotrexate in treating ectopic pregnancy in a disadvantaged inner-city population...
  23. doi request reprint Insufficient endometrial biopsy results in women with abnormal uterine bleeding
    Emily N Prendergast
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Obstet Gynecol 123:180S-1S. 2014
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate factors and outcomes associated with insufficient endometrial biopsy in low-income women with abnormal uterine bleeding...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hypertensive disease in twin pregnancies: a review
    Stephan Krotz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Medical School, USA
    Twin Res 5:8-14. 2002
    ..Because the literature is relatively silent on specific management of hypertensive disease in twin pregnancies, general management recommendations for singleton gestations should be used by practitioners caring over twin gestations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Conducting international collaborative research in developing nations
    S E Geller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:267-71. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Initiating a novel therapy in preventing postpartum hemorrhage in rural India: a joint collaboration between the United States and India
    Bhalachandra S Kodkany
    Human Reproduction Research Collaborating Center ICMR, J N Medical College, Balgaum, Karnataka, India
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:91-6. 2004
    ..While the import for testing the effectiveness of this intervention may be readily obvious, the elements essential for the conduct of a scientific study in rural areas served by indigenous health workers may not be as evident...
  27. ncbi request reprint Variation in the postpartum hemorrhage rate in a clinical trial of oral misoprostol
    Shivaprasad S Goudar
    Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:559-64. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that this was due to the changing skills of the auxiliary nurse midwives (ANMs) over the course of the study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Oral misoprostol in preventing postpartum haemorrhage in resource-poor communities: a randomised controlled trial
    Richard J Derman
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, MO, USA
    Lancet 368:1248-53. 2006
    ..We aimed to investigate whether oral misoprostol, a potential alternative to oxytocin, could prevent postpartum haemorrhage in a community home-birth setting...