Maureen Porter

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unfulfilled expectations: how circumstances impinge on women's reproductive choices
    Maureen Porter
    University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1757-67. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Women's awareness and perceptions of delay in childbearing
    Abha Maheshwari
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 90:1036-42. 2008
  3. pmc The role of mothers-in-law in antenatal care decision-making in Nepal: a qualitative study
    Bibha Simkhada
    School of Medicine and Dentistry, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:34. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Does Caesarean section cause infertility?
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Department of Public Health, Aberdeen University, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:1983-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing unnecessary caesarean sections: marginal benefit of a second opinion
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Lancet 363:1921-2. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Investigation of staff and patients' opinions of a proposed trial of elective single embryo transfer
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:2523-30. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Helping themselves to get pregnant: a qualitative longitudinal study on the information-seeking behaviour of infertile couples
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, University of Aberdeen, Forestherhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Hum Reprod 23:567-72. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Debate: do upper age limits need to be imposed on women receiving assisted reproduction treatment?
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 10:87-92. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Research as a therapeutic experience? An investigation of women's participation in research on ending IVF treatment
    Valerie L Peddie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 9:231-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with cesarean section: qualitative analysis of open-ended questions in a large postal survey
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Birth 34:148-54. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Unfulfilled expectations: how circumstances impinge on women's reproductive choices
    Maureen Porter
    University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1757-67. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint Women's awareness and perceptions of delay in childbearing
    Abha Maheshwari
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 90:1036-42. 2008
    ..To explore women's awareness of issues associated with delayed childbearing, including its social and medical implications and the limitations of available treatment...
  3. pmc The role of mothers-in-law in antenatal care decision-making in Nepal: a qualitative study
    Bibha Simkhada
    School of Medicine and Dentistry, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:34. 2010
    ..This paper aims to explore the mother-in-law's role in (a) her daughter-in-law's ANC uptake; and (b) the decision-making process about using ANC services in Nepal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does Caesarean section cause infertility?
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Department of Public Health, Aberdeen University, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:1983-6. 2003
    ..We argue that CS does cause infertility, but the mechanism could be social/psychological rather than pathological...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing unnecessary caesarean sections: marginal benefit of a second opinion
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Lancet 363:1921-2. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Investigation of staff and patients' opinions of a proposed trial of elective single embryo transfer
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:2523-30. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Helping themselves to get pregnant: a qualitative longitudinal study on the information-seeking behaviour of infertile couples
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, University of Aberdeen, Forestherhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Hum Reprod 23:567-72. 2008
    ..This study examined couples' perceptions of the information available from various sources in the context of achieved pregnancy or continuing treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Debate: do upper age limits need to be imposed on women receiving assisted reproduction treatment?
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 10:87-92. 2007
    ..With that change in mind, we set out the case for imposing upper age limits on those receiving ART in the United Kingdom...
  9. ncbi request reprint Research as a therapeutic experience? An investigation of women's participation in research on ending IVF treatment
    Valerie L Peddie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 9:231-8. 2006
    ..Women participate in research for many reasons, some of them therapeutic. This paper retrospectively analyses women's motivations for participating in a study on decision making at the end of in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with cesarean section: qualitative analysis of open-ended questions in a large postal survey
    Maureen Porter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Birth 34:148-54. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the factors that women identified as "distressing" so as to understand their responses to standard questions on satisfaction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Caesarean section and tubal infertility: is there an association?
    Lucky Saraswat
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Cornhill Road, Aberdeen AB25 2ZL, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:259-64. 2008
    ..However, other factors that were found to be predictive of secondary tubal infertility include history of intrauterine device use, pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy, endometriosis and previous pelvic surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Factors affecting the utilization of antenatal care in developing countries: systematic review of the literature
    Bibha Simkhada
    Public Health Department and Dugald Baird Centre, University of Aberdeen, UK
    J Adv Nurs 61:244-60. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a systematic review to identify and analyse the main factors affecting the utilization of antenatal care in developing countries...
  13. ncbi request reprint A fertile future? Life after cancer in young men
    Valerie L Peddie
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:1069-73. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Writing up and presenting qualitative research in family planning and reproductive health care
    Emma Pitchforth
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 31:132-5. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Caesarean Section and subfertility
    Maureen Porter
    Hum Reprod 18:217; author reply 217-8. 2003