Jose L Bartha

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Inflammation and cardiovascular risk in women with preterm labor
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:643-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Decreased mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation in placentas from women with preeclampsia
    J L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Placenta 33:132-4. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Plasma amyloid beta protein 1-42 levels in fetuses with Down syndrome
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Early Hum Dev 81:351-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different reference values of fetal blood flow velocity in the middle cerebral artery for predicting fetal anemia
    J L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:335-40. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Bishop score and transvaginal ultrasound for preinduction cervical assessment: a randomized clinical trial
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:155-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasma atrial natriuretic peptide in fetuses with cardiac disease
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:426-30. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimal interval between middle cerebral artery velocity measurements when monitoring pregnancies complicated by red cell alloimmunization
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:22-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein, fetal middle cerebral artery blood flow velocity and fetal haemoglobin in pregnancies at risk of fetal anaemia
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 26:101-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum transformed alpha-fetoprotein levels in women with intrauterine growth retardation
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:294-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in normal and complicated pregnancies
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 137:178-84. 2008

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Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Inflammation and cardiovascular risk in women with preterm labor
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:643-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationships between selected metabolic CVD risk factors and markers of both systemic inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in women with spontaneous preterm labor (sPL)...
  2. doi request reprint Decreased mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation in placentas from women with preeclampsia
    J L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Placenta 33:132-4. 2012
    ..We found that long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase levels and fatty acid oxidation capacity were significantly reduced in placentas from women with preeclampsia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Plasma amyloid beta protein 1-42 levels in fetuses with Down syndrome
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Early Hum Dev 81:351-4. 2005
    ..If a relationship between fetal levels and the presence and severity of the disease could be determined, consideration of an early intervention to reduce brain damage can be proposed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different reference values of fetal blood flow velocity in the middle cerebral artery for predicting fetal anemia
    J L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:335-40. 2005
    ..To compare different normal reference ranges of fetal blood flow velocity in the middle cerebral artery for predicting fetal anemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bishop score and transvaginal ultrasound for preinduction cervical assessment: a randomized clinical trial
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:155-9. 2005
    ..To compare transvaginal ultrasound with the Bishop score in assessment of cervical ripening for choice of induction agent...
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasma atrial natriuretic peptide in fetuses with cardiac disease
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:426-30. 2005
    ..To investigate atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) levels in fetuses with cardiac defects and to evaluate the relationships between plasma ANP levels and the presence of polyhydramnios...
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimal interval between middle cerebral artery velocity measurements when monitoring pregnancies complicated by red cell alloimmunization
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:22-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the optimal interval between middle cerebral artery (MCA) Doppler measurements when monitoring pregnancies complicated by red cell alloimmunization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein, fetal middle cerebral artery blood flow velocity and fetal haemoglobin in pregnancies at risk of fetal anaemia
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 26:101-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relationships between maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein (MSAFP) levels and both middle cerebral artery (MCA) peak systolic velocity and fetal haemoglobin in women at risk of fetal anaemia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum transformed alpha-fetoprotein levels in women with intrauterine growth retardation
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:294-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate maternal serum transformed alpha-fetoprotein (t-AFP) levels in women with intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in normal and complicated pregnancies
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 137:178-84. 2008
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its components in normal and complicated pregnancies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of visceral fat and metabolic risk factors during early pregnancy
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Avenida Ana de Viya 21, 11009 Cadiz, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2233-9. 2007
    ..The objective was to study the relationships between ultrasound estimated visceral fat and metabolic risk factors during early pregnancy...
  12. doi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler analysis of cerebral circulation in normal and growth-restricted fetuses
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:1609-18. 2009
    ..All the fetal cerebral 3D vascular indices are increased in fetuses with FGR. In these fetuses, there were more cases suggesting hemodynamic redistribution than expected by conventional Doppler studies...
  13. doi request reprint Second-trimester amniotic fluid proinflammatory cytokine levels in normal and overweight women
    Fernando Bugatto
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Department of Clinical Chemistry, Puerta del Mar University Hospital, Cadiz, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 115:127-33. 2010
    ..To estimate the relationship between different adipokines and proinflammatory mediators in amniotic fluid and maternal body mass index (BMI), calculated as weight (kg)/height (m)2...
  14. ncbi request reprint The relationship between maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein and maternal haemoglobin
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 24:609-12. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that both second-trimester maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein (MSAFP) levels and Down syndrome-screening test are related to maternal haemoglobin concentration...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fetal serum alpha-fetoprotein in alloimmunised pregnancies
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 23:917-20. 2003
    ..Since AFP is now thought be a pro-erythropoietic factor, we wished to evaluate fetal serum levels of AFP in cases of alloimmunised pregnancies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Transformed alpha-fetoprotein (t-AFP) levels in women with threatened preterm labor
    Fernando González-Bugatto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 68:199-204. 2009
    ..To evaluate maternal serum transformed alpha-fetoprotein (MSt-AFP) levels, a new molecular conformation of AFP was used in cases of threatened preterm labor (TPL)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Safety of fetal blood sampling by cordocentesis in fetuses with single umbilical arteries
    Sherif A Abdel-Fattah
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, University of Bristol, St Michael s Hospital, Southwell Street, Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 24:605-8. 2004
    ..To examine the safety of cordocentesis in fetuses with single umbilical arteries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory cytokines in intrauterine growth retardation
    Jose L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:1099-102. 2003
    ..To evaluate maternal serum levels of two inflammatory cytokines in women with intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), while studying separately women with or without placental insufficiency...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical consequences of first-trimester growth discordance in twins
    Jose L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Southwell Street, Bristol BS2 8EG, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 119:56-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical consequences of size discordance in the first-trimester of pregnancy in twins...
  20. doi request reprint High glucose levels reduce fatty acid oxidation and increase triglyceride accumulation in human placenta
    Francisco Visiedo
    Research Unit, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 305:E205-12. 2013
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  21. doi request reprint Cardiac biometry and function in euploid fetuses with intracardiac echogenic foci
    María C Facio
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Prenat Diagn 32:113-6. 2012
    ..To compare cardiac biometry and function between fetuses with and without intracardiac echogenic foci (ICEF)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Human chorionic gonadotropin and vascular endothelial growth factor in normal and complicated pregnancies
    Jose L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 102:995-9. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint TORCH test for fetal medicine indications: only CMV is necessary in the United Kingdom
    Sherif A Abdel-Fattah
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, University of Bristol, St Michael s Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Prenat Diagn 25:1028-31. 2005
    ..To review the indications and value of TORCH testing (toxoplasma, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes) for fetal medicine reasons...
  24. ncbi request reprint Early diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus and prevention of diabetes-related complications
    Jose L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Carretera Nacional IV, Km 665, 11150 Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 109:41-4. 2003
    ..corrected] To test the hypothesis that an early diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) could avoid some diabetes-related complications...
  25. doi request reprint Maternal and fetal serum transformed alpha-fetoprotein levels in normal pregnancy
    Fernando González-Bugatto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:271-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate transformed alpha-fetoprotein (t-AFP) (a new molecular conformation of alpha-fetoprotein) levels in maternal serum and fetal serum in normal pregnancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of antenatal betamethasone on human fetal branch pulmonary artery flow velocity waveforms
    Jose L Bartha
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Fetal Diagn Ther 23:46-53. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of antenatal betamethasone on fetal branch pulmonary artery flow velocity waveforms...
  27. doi request reprint The continuing enigma of the fetal echogenic intracardiac focus in prenatal ultrasound
    Roberto Rodriguez
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, University Hospital La Paz, Madrid, Spain
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 25:145-51. 2013
    ..The present article aims to review recent literature about intracardiac echogenic foci (ICEFs), with special emphasis in potential causes, relationships with aneuploidy and cardiac function...
  28. doi request reprint Oxidative stress and antioxidant status in patients with late-onset gestational diabetes mellitus
    Cristina López-Tinoco
    Department of Endocrinology, Hospital Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Spain
    Acta Diabetol 50:201-8. 2013
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  29. doi request reprint Heterotopic triplets: tubal ectopic and twin intrauterine pregnancy. A review of obstetric outcomes with a case report
    Fernando Bugatto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Puerta del Mar University Hospital, Avda Ana de Viya 21, Cadiz, Spain
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 282:601-6. 2010
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  30. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided laser treatment for fetal bladder outlet obstruction resulting from ureterocele
    Peter W Soothill
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1107-8. 2003
    ..There was no recurrence of obstruction, and renal function was normal postnatally...
  31. ncbi request reprint Fetal chylothorax response to maternal dietary treatment
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Carretera Nacional 4, Km 665, 11510 Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 97:820-3. 2001
    ..Fetal chylothorax is associated with elevated perinatal mortality. Development of mediastinal shift with significant lung compression before 35 weeks' gestation needs treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint The effect of metabolic control on fetal nuchal translucency in women with insulin-dependent diabetes: a preliminary study
    J L Bartha
    Fetal Medicine Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 21:451-4. 2003
    ..Diabetes could potentially alter fetal nuchal translucency (NT) measurements mainly by increasing microvascular permeability. The aim of this study was to test this hypothesis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Lymphocyte subpopulations in intrauterine growth retardation in women with or without previous pregnancies
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 82:23-7. 1999
    ..To evaluate lymphocyte subpopulations in pregnant women with intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum nitric oxide levels associated with biochemical and clinical parameters in hypertension in pregnancy
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 82:201-7. 1999
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Relationship between alpha-fetoprotein and fetal erythropoiesis
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, University of Cadiz, Spain
    J Reprod Med 44:689-97. 1999
    ..To evaluate the relationship of fetal erythropoiesis to both maternal and fetal serum alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) levels...
  36. ncbi request reprint Lymphocyte subpopulations after normal pregnancy and spontaneous abortion in primigravidas
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    J Reprod Med 45:567-71. 2000
    ..To evaluate lymphocyte subpopulations after a first pregnancy in women who had normal pregnancies and in those whose pregnancies terminated in spontaneous abortion...
  37. ncbi request reprint Oral misoprostol and intracervical dinoprostone for cervical ripening and labor induction: a randomized comparison
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 96:465-9. 2000
    ..To compare efficacy, safety, and tolerance of oral misoprostol with intracervical dinoprostone for cervical ripening and labor induction...
  38. ncbi request reprint Fetal sex determination from maternal blood at 6 weeks of gestation when at risk for 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1135-6. 2003
    ..When the fetus is male, this approach means that unnecessary treatment, with theoretic side effects, is given until the result of chorionic villus sampling (CVS), a procedure with known risks, is available...
  39. ncbi request reprint Umbilical blood flow and neonatal morphometry: a multivariate analysis
    J L Bartha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 79:27-33. 1998
    ..To study the relation between the state of umbilical blood flow and neonatal morphometry...