Haywood L Brown
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Trauma in pregnancyHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Obstet Gynecol 114:147-60. 2009..It is essential that the clinician and staff maintain thorough and accurate documentation and recording of the chronology of events, the maternal and fetal assessment, and the management and outcome of the pregnancy...
- Smoking and marijuana use in pregnancyHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 56:107-13. 2013..Pregnant women should be counseled on the risk of both cigarette and marijuana smoking...
- Cervical dilation as a predictor of pregnancy outcome following emergency cerclageK B Fortner
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1884-8. 2012..To determine whether cervical dilation at the time of physical examination indicated cerclage placement can predicts latency and gestational age at delivery...
- Informing the patient and the community about the implications of primary cesareanHaywood L Brown
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Semin Perinatol 36:403-6. 2012..Patient and community awareness can contribute to the promotion of this expectation in obstetrical practice...
- The role of the maternal-fetal medicine subspecialist in review and prevention of maternal deathsHaywood Brown
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Semin Perinatol 36:27-30. 2012..Maternal-fetal medicine subspecialists' involvement and leadership in peer review of maternal deaths can provide guidance in developing and supporting management protocols to the obstetrical community and health care facilities...
- Clinical evaluation of affirm VPIII in the detection and identification of Trichomonas vaginalis, Gardnerella vaginalis, and Candida species in vaginitis/vaginosisHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pathology, St Vincent Hospitals and Health Service, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 12:17-21. 2004..To compare the Affirm VPIII Microbial Identification Test for detection and identification of Candida species, Gardnerella vaginalis and Trichomonas vaginalis to clinical and microscopic criteria commonly used to diagnose vaginitis...
- The "Hispanic paradox": an investigation of racial disparity in pregnancy outcomes at a tertiary care medical centerHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:197.e1-7; discussion 197.e7-9. 2007..The purpose of this study was to examine racial disparities and the "Hispanic paradox" in pregnancy outcomes at a tertiary-care medical center...
- Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in pregnancy: diagnosis, complications, and managementHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:345-59. 2010..A diagnostic and management approach for both deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism and for prophylaxis against thromboembolism in the obstetric patient are crucial to decreasing morbidity, mortality, and long-term sequelae...
- Predictors of failed trial of labor among women with an extremely obese body mass indexRavindu P Gunatilake
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:562.e1-5. 2013..The purpose of this study was to examine predictors associated with cesarean delivery (CD) among extremely obese women undergoing a trial of labor (TOL)...
- Near miss maternal mortality in a multiethnic populationHaywood L Brown
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27110, USA
Ann Epidemiol 21:73-7. 2011..To determine the impact of ethnicity on "near miss"/severe obstetric morbidity in a multi-ethnic, tertiary care population...
- Perinatal implications of motor vehicle accident trauma during pregnancy: identifying populations at riskTomas Luley
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:466.e1-5. 2013..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between restraint use, race, and perinatal outcome after motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) during pregnancy...
- The impact of prenatal education on behavioral changes toward breast feeding and smoking cessation in a healthy start populationVirginia A Caine
Division of Maternal and Child Health, Marion County Public Health Department, Indianapolis, IN, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 104:258-64. 2012..To evaluate the impact of prenatal education by case managers on 2 social determinants of health behaviors-breast feeding and smoking cessation-among participants enrolled in Indianapolis Healthy Start (IHS)...
- Cigarette smoke-induced placental adrenomedullin expression and trophoblast cell invasionDaniel M Kraus
1Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Reprod Sci 21:63-71. 2014..These findings provide evidence that the AM pathway may play a role in the protection from preeclampsia seen in smokers. ..
- Putting the "M" back in maternal-fetal medicineMARY E D'ALTON
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:442-8. 2013..This article will summarize our initial recommendations to enhance MFM education and training, to establish national standards to improve maternal care and management, and to address critical research gaps in maternal medicine...
- Health disparities in risk for cervical insufficiencyEmmanuel A Anum
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Center on Health Disparities and Institute for Women s Health, MCV Campus, Sanger Hall, 1st Floor, Room 1 071, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
Hum Reprod 25:2894-900. 2010..The purpose of the study was to examine racial/ethnic differences in cervical insufficiency risk...
- Medical and obstetric complications among pregnant women aged 45 and olderChad A Grotegut
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
PLoS ONE 9:e96237. 2014..The number of women aged 45 and older who become pregnant is increasing. The objective of this study was to estimate the risk of medical and obstetric complications among women aged 45 and older...
- Pulmonary embolism in pregnant patients: fetal radiation dose with helical CTHelen T Winer-Muram
Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Radiology 224:487-92. 2002....
- Labor and pregnancy outcomes after adoption of a more conservative oxytocin labor protocolLauren S Lewis
Duke University, Durham, NC
Obstet Gynecol 123:66S. 2014..Our objective was to determine if implementation of this oxytocin labor protocol affected cesarean delivery rates and maternal and neonatal outcomes...
- Weight gain recommendations in pregnancy and the obesity epidemicRaul Artal
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63117, USA
Obstet Gynecol 115:152-5. 2010..Obese pregnant women should not be precluded from partaking in healthy lifestyle modifications in pregnancy that include physical activities, modified, judicious diets, and limited weight gain...
- Preventability of pregnancy-related deaths: results of a state-wide reviewCynthia J Berg
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:1228-34. 2005..We sought to identify all pregnancy-related deaths in North Carolina and conduct a comprehensive review examining ways in which the number of these deaths could potentially be reduced...