Daniel Skupski

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An ethically justified decision-making pathway for the management of pregnancies complicated by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome
    Daniel Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:339-42. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Acute twin-twin transfusion syndrome in labor: pathophysiology and associated factors
    Daniel W Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:456-60. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Laser ablation of placental anastomoses in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome: preoperative predictors of death by recursive partitioning
    Daniel W Skupski
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Prenat Diagn 33:279-83. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrapartum fetal stimulation tests: a meta-analysis
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, New York 11355, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:129-34. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Adverse effects of combined spinal-epidural versus traditional epidural analgesia during labor
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:242-5. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus during pregnancy: a case study of early second trimester maternal infection
    Daniel W Skupski
    The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, NY 11353, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:293-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving hospital systems for the care of women with major obstetric hemorrhage
    Daniel W Skupski
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anesthesiology, and Quality Management, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, New York 11355, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:977-83. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Ethical dimensions of periviability
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:579-83. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Improving obstetric estimation of outcomes of extremely premature neonates: an evolving challenge
    Daniel W Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:19-22. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Delivery mode for the extremely premature fetus: a statement of the prematurity working group of the World Association of Perinatal Medicine
    Daniel W Skupski
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Perinat Med 37:583-6. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint An ethically justified decision-making pathway for the management of pregnancies complicated by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome
    Daniel Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:339-42. 2007
    ..To present an ethically justified decision-making pathway to use in the evaluation and treatment of pregnant women whose fetuses have twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS)...
  2. doi request reprint Acute twin-twin transfusion syndrome in labor: pathophysiology and associated factors
    Daniel W Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:456-60. 2012
    ..To review reported cases of acute twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) in monochorionic twin pregnancies to help define variants of disease and determine associated factors...
  3. doi request reprint Laser ablation of placental anastomoses in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome: preoperative predictors of death by recursive partitioning
    Daniel W Skupski
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Prenat Diagn 33:279-83. 2013
    ..The intent was to identify a subset of patients with very high specificity to whom clinical decisions would be simplified...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrapartum fetal stimulation tests: a meta-analysis
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, New York 11355, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:129-34. 2002
    ..To assess the performance of stimulation tests for the prediction of intrapartum fetal acidemia...
  5. doi request reprint Adverse effects of combined spinal-epidural versus traditional epidural analgesia during labor
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:242-5. 2009
    ..To compare two neuraxial block techniques during labor for maternal and fetal effects...
  6. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus during pregnancy: a case study of early second trimester maternal infection
    Daniel W Skupski
    The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, NY 11353, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:293-5. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving hospital systems for the care of women with major obstetric hemorrhage
    Daniel W Skupski
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anesthesiology, and Quality Management, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Flushing, New York 11355, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:977-83. 2006
    ..When 2 maternal deaths due to hemorrhage occurred at New York Hospital Queens in 2000-2001, a multidisciplinary team implemented systemic change. Our objective was to improve outcomes of episodes of major obstetric hemorrhage...
  8. doi request reprint Ethical dimensions of periviability
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:579-83. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Improving obstetric estimation of outcomes of extremely premature neonates: an evolving challenge
    Daniel W Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:19-22. 2010
    ..Because one might be tempted to use this algorithm with obstetric patients, we tested its clinical applicability...
  10. doi request reprint Delivery mode for the extremely premature fetus: a statement of the prematurity working group of the World Association of Perinatal Medicine
    Daniel W Skupski
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Perinat Med 37:583-6. 2009
    ..The available scientific evidence does not support a recommendation for cesarean delivery for improving survival or decreasing morbidity for the extremely premature fetus...
  11. ncbi request reprint External cephalic version: an approach with few complications
    Daniel W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Center, New York, NY, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 56:83-8. 2003
    ..With careful attention to contraindications, ECV can be performed with few complications. ECV lowers the CD rate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Twin-twin transfusion syndrome: an update
    D W Skupski
    The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, 56 45 Main Street, 4 South, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    Croat Med J 41:228-34. 2000
    ..Improvement in therapies awaits a better scientific understanding of the etiology of this condition...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of treatment of twin-twin transfusion syndrome on the diagnosis-to-delivery interval
    Daniel W Skupski
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Center, USA
    Twin Res 5:1-4. 2002
    ..We conclude that there is no difference in diagnosis-to-delivery interval or survival for any treatment for TTTS compared to expectant management. The lack of significance appears to be due to small sample sizes...
  14. doi request reprint Endogenous adenosine down-modulates mid-trimester intraamniotic tumor necrosis factor-alpha production
    Uma Perni
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 62:232-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether adenosine in amniotic fluid down-regulates pro-inflammatory cytokine production...
  15. doi request reprint Hyaluronan modulates pro-inflammatory immune activity in the mid-trimester amniotic cavity
    Devrim Sezen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 82:89-93. 2009
    ..In conclusion, intraamniotic HA levels are elevated in pregnancies at risk for adverse outcome and HA may be a component of the fetal response to immune alterations that threaten gestation...
  16. doi request reprint Fatty acid composition of mid-trimester amniotic fluid in women of different ethnicities
    Steven S Witkin
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:818-21. 2012
    ..To determine whether the fatty acid composition of mid-trimester amniotic fluid differs by ethnicity and pregnancy outcome...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of mid-trimester amniotic fluid on endogenous and lipopolysaccharide-mediated responses of mononuclear lymphoid cells
    Steven S Witkin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:28-33. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint An interleukin-23 binding protein in mid-trimester amniotic fluid
    Catherine Herway
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Hospital Queens Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 62:308-13. 2009
    ..The binding of mid-trimester amniotic fluid to cytokines was evaluated...
  19. doi request reprint Gelsolin down-regulates lipopolysaccharide-induced intraamniotic tumor necrosis factor-alpha production in the midtrimester of pregnancy
    Devrim Sezen
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:191.e1-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify gelsolin in midtrimester amniotic fluid and evaluate its interaction with lipopolysaccharide (LPS)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in the management of pregnancies complicated by fetal anomalies
    Frank A Chervenak
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street J130, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 58:473-83. 2003
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  21. doi request reprint Predicting survival of periviable fetuses using NICHD fetal heart rate categories
    Theodore Mark Hale
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, New York City Hospital and Health Corporation, 224 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    J Perinat Med 39:47-50. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether National Institute of Child Health and Human Health and Development (NICHD) fetal heart rate categories were predictive of neonatal survival in periviable pregnancies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reduction of cesarean delivery rates after implementation of a comprehensive patient safety program
    Amos Grunebaum
    Department of Obstretrics and Gynecology, New York Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Perinat Med 41:51-5. 2013
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  23. doi request reprint Population-based standardization (PBS) of institutional cesarean delivery rates
    Amos Grunebaum
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Weill Medical College of Cornell University 525 East 68th Street Suite J 130 New York NY 10065 USA
    J Perinat Med 36:110-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop an easily reproducible mathematical model that allows comparisons of cesarean delivery rates across different patient populations and institutions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and arterial compliance
    Nathan S Fox
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:279-82. 2008
    ..To examine the hypothesis that pregnancy is associated with vascular remodeling, leading to an increased vascular compliance that can be observed in subsequent pregnancies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Changes in survival of twins delivered after twin-twin transfusion syndrome versus preterm singletons over the calendar years 1970-1994
    D W Skupski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 13:334-8. 1998
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Twin pregnancy
    H B Al-Kouatly
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York 10021, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 11:125-9. 1999
    ..These questions will be considered in this review...
  27. ncbi request reprint Alloimmune thrombocytopenia
    D W Skupski
    Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 42:335-48. 1999
    ..This requires the attention of the obstetrician to factors in the patient's history and early referral to a center experienced in the diagnosis and management of fetal AIT...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of gastrointestinal anomalies with ultrasound. What have we learned?
    D W Skupski
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York 10021, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 847:53-8. 1998
    ..e., cases of omphalocele and gastroschisis...
  29. doi request reprint Effect of a comprehensive obstetric patient safety program on compensation payments and sentinel events
    Amos Grunebaum
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:97-105. 2011
    ..Instituting a comprehensive obstetric patient safety program decreased compensation payments and sentinel events resulting in immediate and significant savings...
  30. doi request reprint A new obstetrical polyurethane versus stainless steel forceps: a comparison of forces generated to the base of the fetal skull during simulated deliveries
    Theodore M Hale
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lincoln Medical Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Perinat Med 37:669-71. 2009
    ..Our hypothesis was that less force would be generated with polyurethane forceps than with steel forceps...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ex vivo cytokine production by whole mid-trimester amniotic fluid
    Devrim Sezen
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 78:22-7. 2008
    ..Immune mediator production by ex vivo amniotic fluid culture differs from that present in amniotic fluid supernatants and may provide a more accurate indication of the immune potential of the intraamniotic environment...
  32. ncbi request reprint A polymorphism in an autophagy-related gene, ATG16L1, influences time to delivery in women with an unfavorable cervix who require labor induction
    Georgios Doulaveris
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Perinat Med 41:411-4. 2013
    ..04). There was no difference in genotype distribution by indication for induction. A decreased genetic capacity for autophagy may be beneficial in women with an unfavorable cervix whose labor has to be induced...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intraobserver and interobserver reproducibility of fetal biometry
    S C Perni
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 24:654-8. 2004
    ..To assess the intra- and interobserver reproducibility of ultrasound measurements of fetal biometric parameters...
  34. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to the 70 kDa heat shock protein in midtrimester amniotic fluid and intraamniotic immunity
    Shari E Gelber
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:278.e1-4. 2007
    ..The association between intraamniotic hsp70 IgG concentrations and intraamniotic immune responses were evaluated...
  35. pmc Differential vaginal expression of interleukin-1 system cytokines in the presence of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum in pregnant women
    Kunihiko Doh
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 12:79-85. 2004
    ..We evaluated the association between U. urealyticum and M. hominis vaginal colonization and the presence of pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory interleukin-1 system components in asymptomatic pregnant women of different ethnicities...
  36. doi request reprint Venous air embolism after using a birth-training device
    Linda M Nicoll
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:489-91. 2008
    ..This case describes a birth-training device used by a pregnant woman to stretch the perineum...
  37. ncbi request reprint Double nuchal umbilical cord and breech presentation. The value of close follow-up
    Huda B Al-Kouatly
    New York Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 56:121-3. 2003
    ..This case report illustrates the value of follow-up ultrasound in a patient who desires an ECV and for whom such a procedure was declined due to the presence of double nuchal coils. Cesarean delivery was successfully avoided...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ethical dimensions of nuchal translucency screening
    Stephen T Chasen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Room J130, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Perinatol 30:95-102. 2003
    ..Screening should be offered only in centers where high quality is available. In our view, the results of ongoing trials will enhance this position...
  39. pmc Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist gene polymorphism, vaginal interleukin-1 receptor antagonist concentrations, and vaginal ureaplasma urealyticum colonization in pregnant women
    Parrin T Barton
    Division of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Infect Immun 71:271-4. 2003
    ..Pregnant women who are colonized with U. urealyticum during the first trimester have elevated vaginal IL-1ra concentrations and a higher prevalence of the IL-1RN*2 homozygote genotype than do noncolonized women...
  40. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of dichorionic triplet pregnancies
    Stephen T Chasen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:765-7. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to describe outcomes in a series of dichorionic triplet pregnancies...
  41. ncbi request reprint Extracellular 70-kd heat shock protein in mid-trimester amniotic fluid and its effect on cytokine production by ex vivo-cultured amniotic fluid cells
    Claudel Jean-Pierre
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:694-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that 70-kd heat shock protein in mid-trimester amniotic fluid might regulate local immune system activation...