Calvin J Hobel

Summary

Affiliation: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of psychosocial and nutritional stress on poor pregnancy outcome
    Calvin Hobel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, The Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Nutr 133:1709S-1717S. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Psychosocial stress and pregnancy outcome
    Calvin J Hobel
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pediatrics, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:333-48. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Corticotrophin-releasing hormone in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated term fetal membranes and amniotic fluid from term and preterm birth in African Americans and Caucasians
    Ramkumar Menon
    Perinatal Research Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Reprod Sci 15:477-83. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Stress and preterm birth
    Calvin J Hobel
    Department of Ob Gyn, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:856-80; discussion 881-2. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Perceived partner support in pregnancy predicts lower maternal and infant distress
    Lynlee R Tanner Stapleton
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Fam Psychol 26:453-63. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal prenatal anxiety and corticotropin-releasing hormone associated with timing of delivery
    Roberta A Mancuso
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:762-9. 2004
  7. pmc A computer simulation of progesterone and Cox2 inhibitor treatment for preterm labor
    Ozlem Equils
    Department of Pediatrics, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8502. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia heat shock protein 60 induces trophoblast apoptosis through TLR4
    Ozlem Equils
    Department of Pediatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Immunol 177:1257-63. 2006
  9. pmc Familialism, social support, and stress: positive implications for pregnant Latinas
    Belinda Campos
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:155-62. 2008
  10. pmc Preconception care between pregnancies: the content of internatal care
    Michael C Lu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:S107-22. 2006

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of psychosocial and nutritional stress on poor pregnancy outcome
    Calvin Hobel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, The Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Nutr 133:1709S-1717S. 2003
    ..The timing of these exposures is considered important. Future research and clinical programs addressing these exposures must consider assessments and interventions before pregnancy...
  2. doi request reprint Psychosocial stress and pregnancy outcome
    Calvin J Hobel
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pediatrics, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:333-48. 2008
    ..Future directions for prevention of adverse pregnancy outcomes are discussed and suggest that an entirely new approach may be necessary...
  3. doi request reprint Corticotrophin-releasing hormone in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated term fetal membranes and amniotic fluid from term and preterm birth in African Americans and Caucasians
    Ramkumar Menon
    Perinatal Research Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Reprod Sci 15:477-83. 2008
    ..1). AF analysis did not document racial disparity in CRH concentrations in PTB. In fetal membranes, African Americans showed a higher expression and production of CRH in response to an in vitro stimulus...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stress and preterm birth
    Calvin J Hobel
    Department of Ob Gyn, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:856-80; discussion 881-2. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Perceived partner support in pregnancy predicts lower maternal and infant distress
    Lynlee R Tanner Stapleton
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Fam Psychol 26:453-63. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal prenatal anxiety and corticotropin-releasing hormone associated with timing of delivery
    Roberta A Mancuso
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:762-9. 2004
    ..Studies to date have not examined all three variables together; that is the objective of this paper...
  7. pmc A computer simulation of progesterone and Cox2 inhibitor treatment for preterm labor
    Ozlem Equils
    Department of Pediatrics, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8502. 2010
    ..This development allows the in silico investigation of pathological mechanisms and the trialing of potential treatments...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia heat shock protein 60 induces trophoblast apoptosis through TLR4
    Ozlem Equils
    Department of Pediatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Immunol 177:1257-63. 2006
    ..These data suggest that TLR4 stimulation induces apoptosis in placenta, and this could provide a novel mechanism of pathogenesis for poor fertility and pregnancy outcome in women with persistent chlamydia infection...
  9. pmc Familialism, social support, and stress: positive implications for pregnant Latinas
    Belinda Campos
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:155-62. 2008
    ..Moreover, higher social support was associated with higher infant birth weight among foreign-born Latinas only. Implications of cultural values for relationships and health are discussed...
  10. pmc Preconception care between pregnancies: the content of internatal care
    Michael C Lu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:S107-22. 2006
    ..The primary aim of this paper is to start a dialogue on the content of internatal care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gestational pyelonephritis as an indicator of the quality of ambulatory maternal health care services
    Lisa M Korst
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:632-40. 2006
    ..No such indicators have been developed for pregnant women. We examine whether hospital-specific rates of gestational pyelonephritis may serve as a measure of the quality of ambulatory maternal care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stress in African American pregnancies: testing the roles of various stress concepts in prediction of birth outcomes
    Tyan Parker Dominguez
    School of Social Work, M R Fisher Building, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Ann Behav Med 29:12-21. 2005
    ..The persistently higher rates of adverse birth outcomes among African American women are a major public health concern...
  13. pmc Racial differences in birth outcomes: the role of general, pregnancy, and racism stress
    Tyan Parker Dominguez
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Health Psychol 27:194-203. 2008
    ..This study examined the role of psychosocial stress in racial differences in birth outcomes...
  14. pmc Group B streptococcus induces trophoblast death
    Amber Kaplan
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Microb Pathog 45:231-5. 2008
    ..The fibroblasts and trophoblasts provide an innate immune barrier between fetal and maternal circulation in the placenta. These data suggest that GBS may disrupt this barrier to invade fetal circulation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Community perspectives: mixed-methods investigation of culture, stress, resilience, and health
    Cleopatra M Abdou
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:S2-41-8. 2010
    ..The results inform intervention and stress research in underrepresented communities...
  16. pmc Timing of fetal exposure to stress hormones: effects on newborn physical and neuromuscular maturation
    Lauren M Ellman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 23, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 50:232-41. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that stress hormones have effects on human fetal neurodevelopment that are independent of birth outcome...
  17. doi request reprint Pattern of perceived stress and anxiety in pregnancy predicts preterm birth
    Laura M Glynn
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange 92868, USA
    Health Psychol 27:43-51. 2008
    ..To determine whether the pattern of prenatal stress, as compared to prenatal stress assessed at a single gestational time point, predicts preterm delivery (PTD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Behavioral perinatology: biobehavioral processes in human fetal development
    Pathik D Wadhwa
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 4260, USA
    Regul Pept 108:149-57. 2002
    ..In this paper, we elaborate on the conceptual and empirical basis for this model, highlight some relevant issues and questions, and make recommendations for future research in this area...
  19. pmc Ethnic heterogeneity in the longitudinal effects of placental vascular blood flow on birthweight
    Vinod K Misra
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:72.e1-8. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in adrenocorticotropic hormone, cortisol and corticotropin-releasing hormone during pregnancy
    Laura M Glynn
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, United States
    Peptides 28:1155-61. 2007
    ..The findings are consistent with the possibility that ethnic disparities in adverse birth outcomes may be due, in part, to differences in HPA axis and placental function...
  21. ncbi request reprint Research agenda for preterm birth: recommendations from the March of Dimes
    Nancy S Green
    March of Dimes, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:626-35. 2005
    ..Analogous to other common, complex disorders, progress in prevention will require incorporating multipronged risk reduction strategies that are based on sound scientific discovery, as well as on effective translation into clinical care...
  22. pmc Stress and blood pressure during pregnancy: racial differences and associations with birthweight
    Clayton J Hilmert
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105 5075, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:57-64. 2008
    ..This study examines a) racial differences in associations between stress and BP during pregnancy, and b) the combined effects of stress and BP on infant birthweight in a sample of 170 African American and white women...

Research Grants4

  1. Community Child Health Network-Los Angeles
    Calvin Hobel; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Lifespan Data Mgmt.:Enhance Interdisciplinary Rese(RMI)
    Calvin Hobel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our research group has demonstrated our collaborative strengths by our shared history, a common vision and a mission to provide new information to study complex diseases. ..
  3. Community Response to Maternal/Child Health Disparities
    Calvin Hobel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..CCHN-LA will enroll and follow 1050 families (15% African American, 65% Latino, 20% non-Hispanic White; also 80% poor and near- poor) residing in the Harbor Freeway Corridor and adjacent areas of Los Angeles County. ..