A P Murtha

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Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Apoptosis in the chorion laeve of term patients with histologic chorioamnionitis
    A P Murtha
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:93-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum cytokines in preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Amy P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:121-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum interleukin-6 concentration as a marker for impending preterm delivery
    A P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 91:161-4. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Umbilical venous D-dimer concentrations with and without labor
    A P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:184-6. 1998
  5. doi request reprint Cervical dilation as a predictor of pregnancy outcome following emergency cerclage
    K B Fortner
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1884-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum granulocyte-colony stimulating factor in preterm birth with subclinical chorioamnionitis
    K A Boggess
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 33:45-52. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum interleukin-6 during pregnancy and during term and preterm labor
    P C Greig
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 90:465-9. 1997
  8. pmc Folic acid supplementation before and during pregnancy in the Newborn Epigenetics STudy (NEST)
    Cathrine Hoyo
    Department of Community and Family Medicine and Program of Cancer Detection, Prevention and Control, Duke University, PO Box 104006, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:46. 2011
  9. pmc β-Arrestin mediates oxytocin receptor signaling, which regulates uterine contractility and cellular migration
    Chad A Grotegut
    Div of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 300:E468-77. 2011
  10. pmc Bleeding per vaginam is associated with funisitis in women with preterm prelabour rupture of the fetal membranes
    C A Grotegut
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    BJOG 118:735-40. 2011

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Publications18

  1. pmc Apoptosis in the chorion laeve of term patients with histologic chorioamnionitis
    A P Murtha
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:93-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this investigation was to determine if apoptosis was increased in the chorion laeve of term patients with and without histologic chorioamnionitis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum cytokines in preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Amy P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:121-7. 2007
    ..To estimate whether maternal serum interleukin (IL)-6 or granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) obtained daily are elevated in women with preterm premature rupture of membranes who develop funisitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum interleukin-6 concentration as a marker for impending preterm delivery
    A P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 91:161-4. 1998
    ..To determine whether serum interleukin-6 concentrations predict impending preterm delivery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Umbilical venous D-dimer concentrations with and without labor
    A P Murtha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:184-6. 1998
    ..To determine if labor activates the fetal fibrinolytic system...
  5. doi request reprint Cervical dilation as a predictor of pregnancy outcome following emergency cerclage
    K 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum granulocyte-colony stimulating factor in preterm birth with subclinical chorioamnionitis
    K A Boggess
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 33:45-52. 1997
    ..Our data support this concept, as maternal serum G-CSF is elevated with subclinical infection in association with preterm birth...
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum interleukin-6 during pregnancy and during term and preterm labor
    P C Greig
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 90:465-9. 1997
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  8. pmc Folic acid supplementation before and during pregnancy in the Newborn Epigenetics STudy (NEST)
    Cathrine Hoyo
    Department of Community and Family Medicine and Program of Cancer Detection, Prevention and Control, Duke University, PO Box 104006, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:46. 2011
    ..The primary objective is to estimate the proportion of women taking folic acid (FA) doses exceeding the TUL before and during pregnancy, and to identify correlates of high FA use...
  9. pmc β-Arrestin mediates oxytocin receptor signaling, which regulates uterine contractility and cellular migration
    Chad A Grotegut
    Div of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 300:E468-77. 2011
    ..The development of unique OXTR ligands that prevent receptor desensitization may be a novel approach in the treatment of adverse clinical events secondary to prolonged oxytocin therapy...
  10. pmc Bleeding per vaginam is associated with funisitis in women with preterm prelabour rupture of the fetal membranes
    C A Grotegut
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    BJOG 118:735-40. 2011
    ..To evaluate the risk of funisitis among women with preterm prelabour rupture of the membranes (PPROM) and subsequent bleeding per vaginam...
  11. pmc Associations between antibiotic exposure during pregnancy, birth weight and aberrant methylation at imprinted genes among offspring
    A C Vidal
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:907-13. 2013
    ..In this study, we evaluated the association between maternal antibiotic use and LBW and examined the potential role of altered DNA methylation that controls growth regulatory imprinted genes in these associations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Progesterone receptor membrane component 1 (PGRMC1) expression in fetal membranes among women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM)
    L Feng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Placenta 35:331-3. 2014
    ..By clinical phenotype, PGRMC1 expression was higher among preterm-no-labor and term-no-labor subjects compared to PPROM. PGRMC1 expression appears to be diminished in PPROM subjects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Repeated fetal betamethasone treatment and birth weight and head circumference
    S D Shelton
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:301-4. 2001
    ..To assess the effect of repeated courses of betamethasone on birth weight and head circumference...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Apoptosis in the chorion of fetal membranes in preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Ronald B George
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:29-32. 2008
    ..Absence of the chorion in 37% of subjects is supportive of the hypothesis that inflammation accelerates cell death and destruction of the chorion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Maternal serum C-reactive protein concentration early in pregnancy and subsequent pregnancy loss
    Kim A Boggess
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Perinatol 22:299-304. 2005
    ..Future study should be directed at determining the role of maternal inflammation during early pregnancy development and placentation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characterization of progesterone receptor isoform expression in fetal membranes
    Alyssa A Mills
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:998-1003. 2006
    ..To quantify expression of progesterone receptor (PR) messenger RNA (mRNA) isoforms in fetal membranes, and to determine whether these levels change in culture...
  18. ncbi request reprint Progesterone protects fetal chorion and maternal decidua cells from calcium-induced death
    Amy P Murtha
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:257.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether progesterone exerts a protective effect in chorion and decidua cells when exposed to calcimycin...