Ekwutosi M Okoroh

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is polycystic ovary syndrome another risk factor for venous thromboembolism? United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:377.e1-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome among the privately insured, United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:299.e1-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism in pregnancy: a review of guidelines, 2000-2011
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:611-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Hospitalizations of adults >=60 years of age with venous thromboembolism
    Hussain R Yusuf
    1Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 20:136-42. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Sickle cell disease in pregnancy: maternal complications in a Medicaid-enrolled population
    Sheree L Boulet
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS k34, 30341, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:200-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Is polycystic ovary syndrome another risk factor for venous thromboembolism? United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:377.e1-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine prevalence and likelihood of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome among the privately insured, United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:299.e1-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and its phenotypes as defined by the National Institutes of Health, Rotterdam criteria, and Androgen Society...
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism in pregnancy: a review of guidelines, 2000-2011
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:611-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this review is to provide an overview of guidelines in the literature on VTE risk assessment, screening for thrombophilias, and thromboprophylaxis dissemination among pregnant women...
  4. doi request reprint Hospitalizations of adults >=60 years of age with venous thromboembolism
    Hussain R Yusuf
    1Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 20:136-42. 2014
    ..The factors positively associated with an increased risk of VTE diagnosis were female sex, summer and autumn seasons (compared with spring), venous catheterization, cancer, and greater length of hospital stay. ..
  5. doi request reprint Sickle cell disease in pregnancy: maternal complications in a Medicaid-enrolled population
    Sheree L Boulet
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS k34, 30341, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:200-7. 2013
    ..Overall, women with SCD have increased prevalence of pregnancy complications, even when compared with a group of women with similar risk for multi-organ failure...