Timothy J Rafael

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of 17α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate on preterm birth in women with an ultrasound-indicated cerclage
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:389-94. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of 17-α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate on preterm birth prevention in women with history-indicated cerclage
    A Dhanya Mackeen
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Am J Perinatol 30:755-8. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerclage for short cervix on ultrasonography in women with singleton gestations and previous preterm birth: a meta-analysis
    Vincenzo Berghella
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:663-71. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Gestational age of previous twin preterm birth as a predictor for subsequent singleton preterm birth
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:156.e1-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Is short stature associated with short cervical length?
    Caroline K Gagel
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:691-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Cervical stitch (cerclage) for preventing preterm birth in multiple pregnancy
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009166. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint The effect of 17α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate on preterm birth in women with an ultrasound-indicated cerclage
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:389-94. 2011
    ..72, 95% confidence interval 0.50 to 5.89), nor did it have a significant effect on the secondary outcomes. Among women with a prior spontaneous PTB and current UIC for CL < 25 mm, 17P did not reduce the rate of PTB < 35 weeks...
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of 17-α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate on preterm birth prevention in women with history-indicated cerclage
    A Dhanya Mackeen
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Am J Perinatol 30:755-8. 2013
    ..To determine whether 17-α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) reduces the incidence of preterm birth in women with a history-indicated cerclage...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerclage for short cervix on ultrasonography in women with singleton gestations and previous preterm birth: a meta-analysis
    Vincenzo Berghella
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:663-71. 2011
    ..To estimate if cerclage prevents preterm birth and perinatal mortality and morbidity in women with previous preterm birth, singleton gestation, and short cervical length in a meta-analysis of randomized trials...
  4. doi request reprint Gestational age of previous twin preterm birth as a predictor for subsequent singleton preterm birth
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:156.e1-6. 2012
    ..We sought to determine an optimal gestational-age cutoff of preterm twin deliveries for predicting subsequent singleton preterm birth (PTB)...
  5. doi request reprint Is short stature associated with short cervical length?
    Caroline K Gagel
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:691-5. 2010
    ..15). In women with singleton gestation and risk factors for preterm birth, no statistically significant relationship exists between maternal height and initial or shortest cervical length...
  6. doi request reprint Cervical stitch (cerclage) for preventing preterm birth in multiple pregnancy
    Timothy J Rafael
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009166. 2014
    ..The suture material aims to prevent cervical shortening and opening, thereby reducing the risk of preterm birth. The effectiveness and safety of this procedure in multiple gestations remains controversial...