Ronnie F Lamont

Summary

Affiliation: Central Middlesex Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The association between isolated fetal echogenic cardiac foci on second-trimester ultrasound scan and trisomy 21 in low-risk unselected women
    R F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Harrow, Middlesex, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:346-51. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Emerging drug therapies for preventing spontaneous preterm labor and preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, London, HA1 3UJ, UK
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:337-45. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Developments in the pharmacotherapeutic management of spontaneous preterm labor
    K Y Ronald Kam
    Imperial College London, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:1153-68. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Progestational agents for the prevention of preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park Institute of Medical Research, London, UK
    J Perinat Med 37:12-4. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The quality of nifedipine studies used to assess tocolytic efficacy: a systematic review
    Ronnie F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park Hospital and Imperial College, London, UK
    J Perinat Med 33:287-95. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Infection in the prediction and antibiotics in the prevention of spontaneous preterm labour and preterm birth
    R F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
    Minerva Ginecol 57:423-33. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Vaginal markers of preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust and Imperial College, London, UK
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:537-8. 2005
  8. pmc The efficacy of vaginal clindamycin for the treatment of abnormal genital tract flora in pregnancy
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Harrow, Middlesex, London, UK
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:181-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravaginal clindamycin to reduce preterm birth in women with abnormal genital tract flora
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, London HA1 3UJ, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 101:516-22. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent evidence associated with the condition of preterm prelabour rupture of the membranes
    Ronnie F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospitals and Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:91-9. 2003

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint The association between isolated fetal echogenic cardiac foci on second-trimester ultrasound scan and trisomy 21 in low-risk unselected women
    R F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Harrow, Middlesex, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:346-51. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of and the association between trisomy 21 and isolated fetal echogenic cardiac foci (FECF) identified in the second trimester in an unselected low-risk population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emerging drug therapies for preventing spontaneous preterm labor and preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, London, HA1 3UJ, UK
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:337-45. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Developments in the pharmacotherapeutic management of spontaneous preterm labor
    K Y Ronald Kam
    Imperial College London, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:1153-68. 2008
    ..Preterm birth is the major cause of perinatal mortality and morbidity in the developed world...
  4. doi request reprint Progestational agents for the prevention of preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park Institute of Medical Research, London, UK
    J Perinat Med 37:12-4. 2009
    ..The assessment of the use of PAs to prevent PTB should only relate to previous and subsequent SPTL and not to PTB due to fetomaternal indications...
  5. ncbi request reprint The quality of nifedipine studies used to assess tocolytic efficacy: a systematic review
    Ronnie F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park Hospital and Imperial College, London, UK
    J Perinat Med 33:287-95. 2005
    ..To assess the quality of studies of nifedipine used to treat spontaneous preterm labor...
  6. ncbi request reprint Infection in the prediction and antibiotics in the prevention of spontaneous preterm labour and preterm birth
    R F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
    Minerva Ginecol 57:423-33. 2005
    ..Three recent randomized controlled trials have shown that clindamycin used in early pregnancy even in women at low risk of preterm birth can reduce the risk by 40-60%...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vaginal markers of preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust and Imperial College, London, UK
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:537-8. 2005
  8. pmc The efficacy of vaginal clindamycin for the treatment of abnormal genital tract flora in pregnancy
    Ronald F Lamont
    Northwick Park and St Mark s NHS Trust, Harrow, Middlesex, London, UK
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:181-9. 2003
    ..To assess the efficacy of 2% clindamycin vaginal cream (CVC) to treat bacterial vaginosis (BV) in pregnancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravaginal clindamycin to reduce preterm birth in women with abnormal genital tract flora
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, London HA1 3UJ, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 101:516-22. 2003
    ..To assess the ability of clindamycin vaginal cream to reduce the incidence of preterm birth in women with abnormal genital tract flora in the second trimester of pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent evidence associated with the condition of preterm prelabour rupture of the membranes
    Ronnie F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospitals and Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:91-9. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Can antibiotics prevent preterm birth--the pro and con debate
    Ronnie F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Imperial College London, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital NHS Trust, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ, UK
    BJOG 112:67-73. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Infection in the prediction and antibiotics in the prevention of spontaneous preterm labour and preterm birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospitals, Harrow, UK
    BJOG 110:71-5. 2003
    ..Yet no study has evaluated the combination of both intravaginal and systemic antibiotics to eradicate abnormal genital tract flora for the prevention of preterm birth...
  13. ncbi request reprint Unexplained elevated maternal serum beta-HCG concentration and adverse pregnancy outcome
    Ramesh Ganapathy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park Hospital, North West London, NHS Trust, London, UK
    Prenat Diagn 27:995-9. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between unexplained elevated maternal serum beta-Human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG) in the second trimester of pregnancy and adverse pregnancy outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint The relationship between periodontal disease, bacterial vaginosis, and preterm birth
    Christopher Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwick Park and St Marks Hospitals, Harrow, Middlesex, London, UK
    J Perinat Med 35:93-9. 2007
    ..We also postulate on the risk of preterm birth by periodontitis alone, bacterial vaginosis alone, or both...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of infection in preterm labour and birth
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ
    Hosp Med 64:644-7. 2003
    ..Infection is a major cause of preterm labour. Abnormal genital tract flora in early pregnancy is predictive of preterm labour. Antibiotics may be of help in preventing preterm birth...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of different macronutrient infusions on appetite, ghrelin and peptide YY in parenterally fed patients
    Charles D Murray
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HAI 3UJ, UK
    Clin Nutr 25:626-33. 2006
    ..It is not known whether PN or its constituent macronutrients acutely affect appetite and to what degree this may be mediated by ghrelin and peptide YY (PYY)...
  17. ncbi request reprint The development and introduction of anti-oxytocic tocolytics
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospitals, Harrow, UK
    BJOG 110:108-12. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Looking to the future
    Ronald F Lamont
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park and St Mark s Hospitals, Harrow, UK
    BJOG 110:131-5. 2003
    ..Perhaps in the longer term it may be possible to influence standards of care, outcome measures and training across international boundaries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Review of the accuracy of various diagnostic tests for bacterial vaginosis to predict preterm birth (Honest et al., BJOG, May 2004)
    Ronald F Lamont
    BJOG 112:259-60; author reply 260-1. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint The choice of a tocolytic for the treatment of preterm labor: a critical evaluation of nifedipine versus atosiban
    Jens Lyndrup
    Roskilde University Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Copenhagen University, Roskilde, Denmark
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:843-53. 2007
    ..g., oncology, fertility, cardiology and psychiatry) and to the huge healthcare costs associated with the morbidity and mortality caused by preterm birth. Atosiban is a new advance in the management of spontaneous preterm labor...
  21. doi request reprint Timing of planned cesarean delivery by racial group
    Imelda Balchin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 111:659-66. 2008
    ..To estimate the incidence of newborn respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) and transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN) in relation to gestational age and planned cesarean delivery in white, South Asian, and black women...
  22. pmc Racial variation in the association between gestational age and perinatal mortality: prospective study
    Imelda Balchin
    Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London SW10 9NH
    BMJ 334:833. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Are reported preterm birth rates reliable? An analysis of interhospital differences in the calculation of the weeks of gestation at delivery and preterm birth rate
    Imelda Balchin
    Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    BJOG 111:160-3. 2004
    ..Calculation of estimated gestational age varied between hospitals due to inconsistencies in 'rounding' and 'truncating' the weeks of gestation at delivery. This resulted in preterm birth misclassification rates of up to 10.1%...
  24. ncbi request reprint The maternal fetal medicine network trial
    Ronald F Lamont
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:306-7; author reply 307. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Reply to article by King et al
    Ronald F Lamont
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 44:275-6; author reply 276-7. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint An update on the controversies of tocolytic therapy for the prevention of preterm birth
    Ingemar Ingemarsson
    Departments Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:1-9. 2003
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