A H James

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum hemorrhage: when uterotonics and sutures fail
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:S16-22. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint More than menorrhagia: a review of the obstetric and gynaecological manifestations of von Willebrand disease
    Andra H James
    Women s Hemostasis and Thrombosis Clinic, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Thromb Res 120:S17-20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Thromboembolism in pregnancy: recurrence and its prevention
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Semin Perinatol 31:167-75. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevention and management of venous thromboembolism in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med 120:S26-34. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and reproductive outcomes
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:49-57. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Thromboembolism in pregnancy: recurrence risks, prevention and management
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:550-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Guidelines for bleeding disorders in women
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Thromb Res 123:S124-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29:326-31. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Bleeding disorders in adolescents
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3967, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:153-62. 2009
  10. pmc Complications of hysterectomy in women with von Willebrand disease
    A H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3967, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 15:926-31. 2009

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum hemorrhage: when uterotonics and sutures fail
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:S16-22. 2012
    ..The hematologist or hemostasis expert has the opportunity to make the difference between life and death for the patient experiencing massive PPH...
  2. ncbi request reprint More than menorrhagia: a review of the obstetric and gynaecological manifestations of von Willebrand disease
    Andra H James
    Women s Hemostasis and Thrombosis Clinic, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Thromb Res 120:S17-20. 2007
    ..The incidence of these disorders and the complications of pregnancy are discussed with particular reference to a case-control study conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Thromboembolism in pregnancy: recurrence and its prevention
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Semin Perinatol 31:167-75. 2007
    ..Because current recommendations rely on case series and expert opinion, additional studies including randomized trials might enhance our ability to prevent recurrent thromboembolism in pregnancy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevention and management of venous thromboembolism in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med 120:S26-34. 2007
    ..Women who do not require lifelong anticoagulation, but require anticoagulation during pregnancy, will still require anticoagulation for the first 6 weeks postpartum...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and reproductive outcomes
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:49-57. 2008
    ..Nonetheless, large trials demonstrate low-dose aspirin's relative safety and generally positive effects on reproductive outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Thromboembolism in pregnancy: recurrence risks, prevention and management
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:550-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize the epidemiology of thromboembolism in pregnancy and describe strategies to prevent and treat it...
  7. doi request reprint Guidelines for bleeding disorders in women
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Thromb Res 123:S124-8. 2009
    ..In the absence of strong evidence to direct practice, government agencies and hemophilia organizations have developed consensus guidelines. This paper summarizes existing recommendations from these guidelines...
  8. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29:326-31. 2009
    ..Nonetheless, anticoagulants are believed to improve the outcome of pregnancy for women who have or have had VTE...
  9. doi request reprint Bleeding disorders in adolescents
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3967, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:153-62. 2009
    ..After proper evaluation, most abnormal reproductive tract bleeding in adolescents can be managed hormonally, with the addition of hemostatic therapies when necessary...
  10. pmc Complications of hysterectomy in women with von Willebrand disease
    A H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3967, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 15:926-31. 2009
    ..Nonetheless, for women who have completed childbearing, the risks of hysterectomy may be acceptable...
  11. doi request reprint Blood component therapy in postpartum hemorrhage
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Transfusion 49:2430-3. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine blood component therapy in the treatment of postpartum hemorrhage...
  12. doi request reprint Von Willebrand disease: key points from the 2008 National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute guidelines
    Andra H James
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:674-8. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Von Willebrand disease in women: awareness and diagnosis
    Andra H James
    Women s Hemostasis and Thrombosis Clinic, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Thromb Res 124:S7-10. 2009
    ..Adequate prophylaxis during surgery and childbirth may help to prevent bleeding complications in women with VWD...
  14. doi request reprint The optimal mode of delivery for the haemophilia carrier expecting an affected infant is caesarean delivery
    A H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 16:420-4. 2010
    ..Therefore, after a discussion of the maternal and foetal risks with planned vaginal delivery versus planned caesarean delivery, haemophilia carriers should be offered the option of an elective caesarean delivery...
  15. doi request reprint Pregnancy and thrombotic risk
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S57-63. 2010
    ..There are no large trials of anticoagulation in pregnancy and recommendations are based on case series and the opinion of experts. Nonetheless, anticoagulation is believed to improve the outcome of pregnancy for women at risk...
  16. doi request reprint Obstetric management of adolescents with bleeding disorders
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 23:S31-7. 2010
    ..Since administration of desmopressin may result in hyponatremia, whenever available, virally inactivated or recombinant clotting factor concentrates should be used for replacement as opposed to fresh frozen plasma or cryoprecipitate...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bleeding events and other complications during pregnancy and childbirth in women with von Willebrand disease
    A H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 5:1165-9. 2007
    ..Case reports and case series suggest that women with von Willebrand disease (VWD) are at an increased risk of bleeding complications during pregnancy and delivery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for stroke in pregnancy and the puerperium
    Andra H James
    Divisions of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:509-16. 2005
    ..To estimate the incidence, mortality, and risk factors for pregnancy-related stroke in the United States...
  19. doi request reprint Women and bleeding disorders
    A H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 16:160-7. 2010
    ..Optimal management involves the combined expertise of haemostasis experts and obstetrician-gynaecologists...
  20. ncbi request reprint More than menorrhagia: a review of the obstetric and gynaecological manifestations of bleeding disorders
    A H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 11:295-307. 2005
    ..While women with bleeding disorders are at risk for the same obstetrical and gynaecological problems that affect all women, they appear to be disproportionately affected by conditions that manifest with bleeding...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thrombosis during pregnancy and the postpartum period
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710 and Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:216-9. 2005
    ..To describe the circumstances surrounding deep vein thrombosis among pregnant or postpartum patients enrolled in a large multicenter registry...
  22. ncbi request reprint Thrombosis, thrombophilia, and thromboprophylaxis in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 3:187-97. 2005
    ..The risk of thrombosis is higher postpartum than during pregnancy, so anticoagulation therapy is usually continued for at least 6 weeks after delivery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulants in pregnancy
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:59-69; quiz 70-72. 2006
    ..This review examines the options for anticoagulation, the clinical situations that may warrant such treatment, and factors to be considered at delivery and during the postpartum period...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of a new platelet function analyzer to detect von Willebrand disease in women with menorrhagia
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Hematology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:449-55. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the usefulness of a new platelet function analyzer in the detection of von Willebrand disease and platelet dysfunction in women with menorrhagia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Von Willebrand disease
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:136-45. 2006
    ..Although women with VWD are at risk for the same obstetric and gynecologic problems that affect all women, they appear to be disproportionately affected by conditions that manifest with bleeding...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for thrombophilia: the background and the approach
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:47-57. 2005
    ..An approach to screening for thrombophilia is outlined and strategies for thromboprophylaxis are provided...
  27. ncbi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparin for thromboprophylaxis in pregnant women with mechanical heart valves
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:543-9. 2006
    ..Unfortunately, fatal thromboses have occurred with low-molecular-weight heparin as well...
  28. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism during pregnancy and the postpartum period: incidence, risk factors, and mortality
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1311-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence, risk factors, and mortality from pregnancy-related venous thromboembolism...
  29. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction in pregnancy: a United States population-based study
    Andra H James
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 113:1564-71. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence, mortality, and risk factors for pregnancy-related acute myocardial infarction in the United States...
  30. ncbi request reprint Combined deficiency of factors II, VII, IX, and X (Borgschulte-Grigsby deficiency) in pregnancy
    M J McMahon
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 214 MacNider Building, CB 7516, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7516, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:808-9. 2001
    ..Combined deficiency of vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors (II, VII, IX, X) is an uncommon challenge for the expectant gravida...
  31. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes associated with viral hepatitis
    K L B Reddick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Viral Hepat 18:e394-8. 2011
    ..Women with hepatitis have an increased risk for complications during pregnancy. Research to determine the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of counselling patients about potential risks for adverse outcomes is warranted...
  32. ncbi request reprint Severe factor V deficiency presenting with intracranial haemorrhage during gestation
    S C Ellestad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 13:432-4. 2007
    ..An intrauterine foetal demise was averted. The clinical scenario in this case raises the issue of how often a stillbirth with intracranial haemorrhage may result from unrecognized factor deficiency...
  33. ncbi request reprint The management of Cesarean delivery in a parturient with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria complicated by severe preeclampsia
    Terrence K Allen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Can J Anaesth 54:646-51. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The cardiovascular complications of pregnancy
    Cary Ward
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 50:126-35. 2007
  35. doi request reprint Von Willebrand disease and other bleeding disorders in women: consensus on diagnosis and management from an international expert panel
    Andra H James
    Women s Hemostasis and Thrombosis Clinic, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:12.e1-8. 2009
    ..This consensus is intended to allow physicians to better recognize bleeding disorders as a cause of menorrhagia and consequently offer effective disease-specific therapies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of a trauma-related fetal epidural hematoma
    Sarah C Ellestad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1298-300. 2004
    ..Ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have been used to identify and evaluate this condition. We present the first reported case of epidural hematoma diagnosed prenatally...
  37. doi request reprint Morbidity associated with sickle cell disease in pregnancy
    Margaret S Villers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology and General Obstetrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:125.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify morbidity that is associated with sickle cell disease (SCD) in pregnancy...
  38. pmc A national study of the complications of lupus in pregnancy
    Megan E B Clowse
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:127.e1-6. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the risk of rare complications during pregnancy for women with systemic lupus erythematosus...
  39. doi request reprint Factor X deficiency and pregnancy: preconception counselling and therapeutic options
    D Nance
    Hemophilia Treatment Center, Puget Sound Blood Center Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, WA 98102, USA
    Haemophilia 18:e277-85. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessment of primary hemostasis by PFA-100 analysis in a tertiary care center
    T L Ortel
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Thromb Haemost 84:93-7. 2000
    ..This study demonstrated that the PFA-100 analyzer can accurately assess vWF-dependent platelet function and detect other platelet defects under high shear stress in complex patient populations...
  41. ncbi request reprint Circulating angiogenic factors and abnormal uterine artery Doppler velocimetry in the second trimester
    Peter R Muller
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 25:183-92. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare maternal soluble Flt-1 and PlGF levels in the second trimester with a marker of abnormal placentation, abnormal uterine artery Doppler (UAD)...
  42. doi request reprint An assessment of medical resource utilization and hospitalization cost associated with a diagnosis of anemia in women with obstetrical bleeding in the United States
    Andra H James
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1279-84. 2008
    ....
  43. pmc Differentially expressed microRNAs and affected biological pathways revealed by modulated modularity clustering (MMC) analysis of human preeclamptic and IUGR placentas
    L Guo
    Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
    Placenta 34:599-605. 2013
    ..on the implementation of modulated modularity clustering (MMC) a new cluster algorithm for the identification of molecular signatures of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), and the identification of affected microRNAs..
  44. pmc Consequences of smoking during pregnancy on maternal health
    Jennifer Roelands
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:867-72. 2009
    ..To estimate the incidence of maternal cardiovascular and pulmonary events and the prevalence of other comorbid conditions among pregnant smokers...
  45. ncbi request reprint Antenatal sonographic diagnosis of isolated bilateral fibular hemimelia
    David E Abel
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 21:811-5. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint Preterm premature rupture of membrane management--inpatient versus outpatient: a retrospective review
    Sarah C Ellestad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:69-73. 2008
    ..Given the susceptibility of these subjects to obstetric emergencies, patients with PPROM at a viable gestational age should be considered for management as inpatients in a tertiary-care facility...
  47. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of venous thromboembolism during pregnancy or postpartum: a 30-year population-based study
    John A Heit
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:697-706. 2005
    ..The risk for venous thromboembolism during pregnancy or postpartum is uncertain...