Peter F Schnatz

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Affiliation: Hartford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Menopausal symptoms in Hispanic women and the role of socioeconomic factors
    Peter F Schnatz
    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:187-93. 2006
  2. ncbi Relative importance of gender in patients' selection of an obstetrics and gynecology provider
    Matthew W Guile
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of OBGYN, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Conn Med 71:325-32. 2007
  3. ncbi Breast arterial calcifications (BACs) found on screening mammography and their association with cardiovascular disease
    Michelle A Rotter
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 15:276-81. 2008
  4. ncbi Patient choice: comparing criteria for selecting an obstetrician-gynecologist based on image, gender, and professional attributes
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:548.e1-7. 2007
  5. ncbi Cervical polyps in postmenopausal women: is there a difference in risk?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    Menopause 16:524-8. 2009
  6. ncbi Surgical treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism during the third trimester
    Peter F Schnatz
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, and Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:961-3. 2002
  7. ncbi Qualities and attributes desired in menopause clinicians
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Maturitas 56:184-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Hormonal therapy: does it increase or decrease cardiovascular risk?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:673-81. 2006
  9. ncbi Use of human papillomavirus testing in the management of atypical glandular cells
    Peter F Schnatz
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 13:94-101. 2009
  10. ncbi A unique faith-based medical organization: the Christian Medical Fellowship
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
    Conn Med 72:345-50. 2008

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Publications48

  1. ncbi Menopausal symptoms in Hispanic women and the role of socioeconomic factors
    Peter F Schnatz
    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:187-93. 2006
    ..These differences remain when socioeconomic factors are considered, suggesting ethnicity may be an independent variable in menopausal symptomatology...
  2. ncbi Relative importance of gender in patients' selection of an obstetrics and gynecology provider
    Matthew W Guile
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of OBGYN, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Conn Med 71:325-32. 2007
  3. ncbi Breast arterial calcifications (BACs) found on screening mammography and their association with cardiovascular disease
    Michelle A Rotter
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 15:276-81. 2008
    ..This study correlated mammographically detected BACs with coronary artery disease (CAD) risk factors and a history of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD), estimating the relative risk of ASCVD in patients with BACs...
  4. ncbi Patient choice: comparing criteria for selecting an obstetrician-gynecologist based on image, gender, and professional attributes
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:548.e1-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare gender, humanistic qualities or technical competence (HQTC), and age when an obstetrician-gynecologist is selected...
  5. ncbi Cervical polyps in postmenopausal women: is there a difference in risk?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    Menopause 16:524-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate cervical polyps and assess whether postmenopausal women are at higher risk for abnormalities than their premenopausal counterparts...
  6. ncbi Surgical treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism during the third trimester
    Peter F Schnatz
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, and Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:961-3. 2002
    ..These statistics, however, are based on small sample sizes and were reported when our current technology was unavailable...
  7. ncbi Qualities and attributes desired in menopause clinicians
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Maturitas 56:184-9. 2007
    ..To assess the qualities and attributes desired in menopause clinicians...
  8. ncbi Hormonal therapy: does it increase or decrease cardiovascular risk?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:673-81. 2006
    ..Finally, an explanation will be provided as to how early initiation of HT could afford cardiovascular protection and not contradict the HERS and WHI...
  9. ncbi Use of human papillomavirus testing in the management of atypical glandular cells
    Peter F Schnatz
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 13:94-101. 2009
    ..To analyze the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) testing in the management of women with atypical glandular cells (AGCs)...
  10. ncbi A unique faith-based medical organization: the Christian Medical Fellowship
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
    Conn Med 72:345-50. 2008
    ..We look to the future with anticipation, as we continue to bridge the gap between faith and the science of medicine...
  11. ncbi The prevalence of cervical HPV and cytological abnormalities in association with reproductive factors of rural Nigerian women
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:279-85. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) and cytological abnormalities while addressing demographic and reproductive variables in a sample of rural Nigerian patients...
  12. doi Reasons and principles for starting an obstetrics and gynecology scholars group
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:953-8. 2008
  13. ncbi The North American Menopause Society: from abstract to publication
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06102, USA
    Menopause 15:996-1001. 2008
    ..After presenting an abstract, the goal is to publish the research as a full-length article. The objective for this study was to determine the publication rate of abstracts presented at NAMS meetings...
  14. ncbi Dyslipidemia in menopause: mechanisms and management
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 61:608-13. 2006
    ..This article provides an overview of dyslipidemia, screening recommendations, interpretation of results, and management or referral of these patients...
  15. ncbi Clinical significance of atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology
    Peter F Schnatz
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:701-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and histologic outcomes of patients with atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance (AGUS), diagnosed by Pap test, and concurrent risk factors...
  16. ncbi Primary hyperparathyroidism in pregnancy: evidence-based management
    Peter F Schnatz
    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 57:365-76. 2002
    ..Debate continues regarding the safety of surgery in the third trimester. However, several cases of successful surgery have been reported...
  17. ncbi The next generation of menopause providers: are medical students being properly prepared?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 15:871-4. 2008
    ..To identify the percentage of students who thought that they were exposed to the clinical management of menopause compared with other obstetrical and gynecological procedures and topics...
  18. ncbi Pilot study of menopause symptoms in a clinic population
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 12:623-9. 2005
    ..It is important to know whether current data regarding menopause symptoms are applicable to all women seeking care...
  19. ncbi Assessment of the perceptions and administration of the human papillomavirus vaccine
    Peter F Schnatz
    Departments of ObGyn, The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain General Campus, 100 Grand St, New Britain, CT 06050, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 14:103-7. 2010
    ..To investigate practitioner acceptability of the recommendation to offer the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to adolescent women...
  20. ncbi Parathyroidectomy in the third trimester of pregnancy
    Peter F Schnatz
    Ob Gyn and Internal Medicine, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 60:672-82. 2005
    ..Postponing surgery may be hazardous. Postoperative hypocalcemia is common but easily treated. Hyperparathyroidism should be considered a risk factor for preeclampsia...
  21. ncbi Prevalence of the human papillomavirus in an inner-city indigent population with previously normal Pap tests
    Joelene Werden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:287-92. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in our inner-city indigent population (clinic population) of women with previously normal Pap tests and to identify any associated risk factors...
  22. pmc Coronary artery vitamin D receptor expression and plasma concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D: their association with atherosclerosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:967-73. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze coronary artery vitamin D receptor (VDR) expression, the plasma concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25OHD3), and their relationship with coronary artery atherosclerosis...
  23. pmc Response to an adequate dietary intake of vitamin D3 modulates the effect of estrogen therapy on bone density
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:858-64. 2012
    ..This study analyzed associations between plasma vitamin D(3) (25OHD(3)) and bone mineral density (BMD) and whether the effects of conjugated equine estrogens (CEE) on BMD are modulated by 25OHD(3)...
  24. ncbi The ObGyn clerkship: are students denied the opportunity to provide patient care and what is the role of gender?
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
    Conn Med 76:231-6. 2012
    ..We sought to study the frequency, and reasons that third-year medical students on an ObGyn clerkship are denied the opportunity to be involved in patient care...
  25. ncbi Atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology and breast disease: what is the association?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 15:189-94. 2011
    ..To determine whether metastatic mammary carcinoma can be detected on cervical cytology in patients with atypical glandular cells (AGCs)...
  26. ncbi Gender preferences in ObGyn clinic vs private patients
    Amy M Johnson
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Conn Med 73:205-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether clinic patients, compared to private practice patients, are more likely to prefer seeing a female physician...
  27. ncbi Dysplasia associated with atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology
    Kathryn E Sharpless
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:494-500. 2005
    ..To estimate the rates of and identify risk factors for disease in women with atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance (AGUS)...
  28. ncbi Prevalence of high-risk cervical human papillomavirus and squamous intraepithelial lesion in Nigeria
    VerĂ³nica Maria Pimentel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 17:203-9. 2013
    ..Our objective was to estimate the prevalence of high-risk HPV and associated squamous intraepithelial lesions (SILs) in Nigeria...
  29. ncbi Lack of adherence to practice guidelines for women with atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology
    Kathryn E Sharpless
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:501-6. 2005
    ..We sought to estimate the rates and types of evaluation in women with atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance (AGC-US) on cervical cytology and to assess these findings on the basis of published management guidelines...
  30. ncbi Burnout, depression and job satisfaction in obstetrics and gynecology residents
    Lakshmi Magavi Govardhan
    Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, USA
    Conn Med 76:389-95. 2012
    ..This study among ObGyn residents was designed to determine the relationship of burnout to job satisfaction, depression, and self-care activities...
  31. ncbi Dysplasia and malignancy in endocervical polyps
    Catherine E Berzolla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1317-21. 2007
    ..The objective was to estimate the prevalence of malignancy or dysplasia in cervical polyps...
  32. ncbi The association of breast disease and atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:67-72. 2011
    ..This study seeks to determine whether an association exists between atypical glandular cells (AGC) on cervical cytology and breast disease...
  33. ncbi The association of breast arterial calcification and coronary heart disease
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:233-41. 2011
    ..To estimate whether mammography can be an early, valid tool for predicting the development of coronary heart disease (CHD) in women...
  34. ncbi Menopausal medicine clinic: an innovative approach to enhancing the effectiveness of medical education
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:1092-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a menopause clinic to enhance trainees' medical knowledge...
  35. pmc The association between plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 concentrations, C-reactive protein levels, and coronary artery atherosclerosis in postmenopausal monkeys
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:1074-80. 2012
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  36. ncbi A prospective analysis of the association between cardiovascular disease and depression in middle-aged women
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:1096-100. 2011
    ..Because no simple depression instrument for use by general practitioners has been shown to predict CHD, the objective of this study was to evaluate whether such a questionnaire could predict CHD...
  37. ncbi Hormonal therapy is associated with a lower prevalence of breast arterial calcification on mammography
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Maturitas 57:154-60. 2007
    ..To bring further understanding to the relationship between hormonal therapy (HT) and breast arterial calcification (BAC)...
  38. ncbi Prevalence of high-risk human papillomavirus in an inner-city population with atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance
    Gretchen L Allen
    University of Connecticut, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 13:63-5. 2009
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  39. ncbi Osteoporosis screening and treatment guidelines: are they being followed?
    Peter F Schnatz
    The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Department of OBGYN, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:1072-8. 2011
    ..In addition, we sought to determine whether they were receiving appropriate interventions, based on published guidelines...
  40. ncbi Effects of age at first pregnancy and breast-feeding on the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 17:1161-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze previous pregnancies and/or breast-feeding and their association with OPS...
  41. ncbi The safety of direct trocar versus Veress needle for laparoscopic entry: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:362-70. 2012
    ..This study assessed the safety of direct trocar insertion (DTI) versus Veress needle followed by primary trocar insertion (VN)...
  42. ncbi Transitional cell carcinoma presenting as clitoral priapism
    Sarah DiGiorgi
    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 93:540-2. 2004
    ..Clitoral priapism is an uncommon cause of clitoromegaly. It should be suspected in the absence of hirsuitism and the presence of clitoral engorgement, pain, and local irritation...
  43. pmc Identification of a mechanism for increased cardiovascular risk among individuals with low vitamin D concentrations
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:994-1000. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the plasma concentrations of vitamin D and its association with plasma lipid profiles...
  44. ncbi Lung cancer metastatic to a cervical polyp
    Aziza Omrani
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 92:22-4. 2004
    ..We describe an unusual finding of a lung cancer metastatic to a cervical polyp...
  45. ncbi Chronic lymphocytic leukemia presenting with localized gynecologic symptoms
    Alexandra Mainiero
    Department of OBGYN, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 14:63-4. 2010
    ..We were unable to find previous reports of early CLL disease presenting with gynecologic symptoms. This report seeks to alert gynecologists of their potential role in identifying CLL patients...
  46. ncbi A retained surgical sponge presenting as chronic pelvic pain
    Lucybeth Nieves
    Department of OBGYN, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    Conn Med 71:461-3. 2007
    ..Gossypiboma, the term for a retained sponge, is an underestimated occurrence related to gynecologic surgery. The postoperative presentation can be acute or subacute with symptoms that include pelvic pain...
  47. ncbi Do women prefer care from female or male obstetrician-gynecologists? A study of patient gender preference
    Amy M Johnson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 105:369-79. 2005
    ..To determine whether men should be encouraged to enter the medical specialty of obstetrics and gynecology...
  48. ncbi Re: Relative importance of gender in patients' selection of an obstetrics and gynecology provider
    Peter F Schnatz
    Conn Med 71:563. 2007