Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Risk of uterine rupture and placenta accreta with prior uterine surgery outside of the lower segment
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1332-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Obstetric decision-making and the late and moderately preterm infant
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 W 168th St, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 17:132-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Late preterm birth: management dilemmas
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 39:35-45. 2012
  4. pmc The effect of plurality and obesity on betamethasone concentrations in women at risk for preterm delivery
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:219.e1-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Basic science and clinical evidence regarding treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism during pregnancy
    Cynthia Gyamfi Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:488-92. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The scope of the problem: the epidemiology of late preterm and early-term birth
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:246-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Thyroid dysfunction in pregnancy: the basic science and clinical evidence surrounding the controversy in management
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:702-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of pregnancy in a Jehovah's Witness
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:357-65, ix. 2007
  9. pmc Effect of antenatal corticosteroids on respiratory morbidity in singletons after late-preterm birth
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:555-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The influence of obstetric practices on late prematurity
    Karin Fuchs
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Perinatol 35:343-60, vi. 2008

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Risk of uterine rupture and placenta accreta with prior uterine surgery outside of the lower segment
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1332-7. 2012
    ..Although theoretically at increased risk for placenta accreta, this risk has not been well-quantified. Our objective was to estimate and compare the risks of uterine rupture and placenta accreta in women with prior uterine surgery...
  2. doi request reprint Obstetric decision-making and the late and moderately preterm infant
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 W 168th St, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 17:132-7. 2012
    ..These decisions are made daily by obstetric providers. The following is a review of obstetric decision-making for moderate and late preterm pregnancies...
  3. doi request reprint Late preterm birth: management dilemmas
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 39:35-45. 2012
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  4. pmc The effect of plurality and obesity on betamethasone concentrations in women at risk for preterm delivery
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:219.e1-5. 2010
    ..Twin data are less clear. Obesity and body mass index (BMI) also affect medication distribution volume. We evaluated whether maternal or neonatal cord betamethasone concentrations differed in twin gestations or obese patients...
  5. doi request reprint Basic science and clinical evidence regarding treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism during pregnancy
    Cynthia Gyamfi Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:488-92. 2011
    ..Our objective is to review the basic science and clinical evidence supporting (or refuting) for treatment of pregnant women with subclinical disease...
  6. doi request reprint The scope of the problem: the epidemiology of late preterm and early-term birth
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:246-8. 2011
    ..The following article reviews the morbidities and mortality associated with both late preterm and early-term birth, as well available data on long-term outcomes of neonates born at these gestational ages...
  7. doi request reprint Thyroid dysfunction in pregnancy: the basic science and clinical evidence surrounding the controversy in management
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:702-7. 2009
    ..We will review the basic science and clinical evidence for the neurodevelopmental effects of thyroid dysfunction in pregnancy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of pregnancy in a Jehovah's Witness
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:357-65, ix. 2007
    ..A woman who is well informed about her options can then decide exactly what she wants done in the event of a life-threatening obstetrical hemorrhage...
  9. pmc Effect of antenatal corticosteroids on respiratory morbidity in singletons after late-preterm birth
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:555-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate whether neonates born to women who previously had received antenatal corticosteroids and then delivered a late-preterm-birth neonate had less respiratory morbidity compared with those not exposed to antenatal corticosteroids...
  10. doi request reprint The influence of obstetric practices on late prematurity
    Karin Fuchs
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Perinatol 35:343-60, vi. 2008
    ..Furthermore, prospective research is warranted to investigate the role of antenatal corticosteroids beyond 34 weeks...
  11. doi request reprint Impact of antenatal selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor exposure on pregnancy outcomes in mice
    Samuel Bauer
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:375.e1-4. 2010
    ..This study investigates fluoxetine (FLX) exposure as an etiology for altered gestational length and adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal complications of multifetal pregnancy
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, The Mount Sinai Hospital, 5 East 98th Street, 2nd Floor, Box 1171, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:431-42, vii. 2005
    ..This article reviews the common maternal complications encountered in multifetal gestations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Routine cervical length in twins and perinatal outcomes
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:65-9. 2007
    ..5%; p=0.34). The only significant difference was antepartum LOS (34.5 versus 31.3 days; p< 0.001). There were no differences in neonatal outcomes. Routine CL did not improve perinatal outcome but increased maternal antepartum LOS...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of intramuscular progesterone on the rate of cervical shortening
    Cara Pessel
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:269.e1-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate whether 17-alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17-OHPC) exposure is associated with the rate of cervical shortening...
  15. doi request reprint Obstetrical Interventions for Term First Deliveries in the US
    Cande V Ananth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY Department of Epidemiology, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:442-51. 2013
    ..We used the 2003 revision of the US birth certificates to summarise recorded interventions and to characterise maternal profiles associated with such interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Neonatal respiratory morbidity in the early term delivery
    Kobina Ghartey
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:292.e1-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the risk of respiratory morbidity in neonates delivered at "early term" (37-38 weeks) compared with those delivered at 39 weeks...
  17. doi request reprint Nonspontaneous late preterm birth: etiology and outcomes
    Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:456.e1-6. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the proportion of evidence-based (EB), vs non-EB (NEB) iatrogenic late preterm birth, and to compare corresponding rates of neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) admission...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ethical and medicolegal considerations in the obstetric care of a Jehovah's Witness
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:173-80. 2003
    ..This commentary discusses the ethical concerns and reviews the alternatives available to a Jehovah's Witness...
  19. pmc The effect of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate on the risk of gestational diabetes in singleton or twin pregnancies
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:392.e1-5. 2009
    ..To compare the rates of gestational diabetes among women who received serial doses of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate vs placebo...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic dosing adjustment in pregnancy based upon measurements of anti-factor Xa levels
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:329-31. 2005
    ..To determine the necessity for monitoring of anti-factor Xa levels in pregnant women taking low molecular weight heparin (LMWH)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index and excessive weight gain on success of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    Gabor Juhasz
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:741-6. 2005
    ..To estimate whether excessive weight gain or obesity are risk factors affecting success for vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Maternal complication of cervical heterotopic pregnancy after successful potassium chloride fetal reduction
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Fertil Steril 82:940-3. 2004
    ..To present a case of maternal morbidity encountered in a cervical heterotopic pregnancy after successful potassium chloride (KCl) injection for transvaginal multifetal pregnancy reduction...
  23. ncbi request reprint Alloimmune thrombocytopenia
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:897-909. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Characterizing risk profiles of infants who are delivered at late preterm gestations: does it matter?
    Cande V Ananth
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:329-31. 2008