Affiliation: Harvard University
- Maternal intrapartum temperature elevation as a risk factor for cesarean delivery and assisted vaginal deliveryE Lieberman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 89:506-10. 1999..This study investigated the association of intrapartum temperature elevation with cesarean delivery and assisted vaginal delivery...
- Trial of labor after 40 weeks' gestation in women with prior cesareanC M Zelop
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York 10021 19883, USA
Obstet Gynecol 97:391-3. 2001..To compare outcomes in women with prior cesareans delivering at or before 40 weeks' gestation with those delivering after 40 weeks...
- Oxytocin dose and the risk of uterine rupture in trial of labor after cesareanL Goetzl
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Obstet Gynecol 97:381-4. 2001..To examine the association between uterine rupture and oxytocin use in trial of labor after cesarean...
- Interdelivery interval and risk of symptomatic uterine ruptureT D Shipp
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachussetts, USA
Obstet Gynecol 97:175-7. 2001..To relate interdelivery interval to risk of uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery...
- Maternal epidural use and neonatal sepsis evaluation in afebrile mothersL Goetzl
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
Pediatrics 108:1099-102. 2001..Epidural use has been associated with a higher rate of neonatal sepsis evaluation. Epidural-related fever explains some of the increase but not the excess of neonatal sepsis evaluations in afebrile women..
- Predictors of episiotomy use at first spontaneous vaginal deliveryJ N Robinson
Harvard Medical School, Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Obstet Gynecol 96:214-8. 2000..To identify factors associated with the use of episiotomy at spontaneous vaginal delivery...
- Labor after previous cesarean: influence of prior indication and parityT D Shipp
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Obstet Gynecol 95:913-6. 2000..To determine whether the risk of cesarean for women who had trials of labor after one prior cesarean differs from that of nulliparas overall and by indications for those cesareans...
- Outcomes of trial of labor following previous cesarean delivery among women with fetuses weighing >4000 gC M Zelop
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:903-5. 2001..In these women with infants weighing > 4000 g, the likelihood of successful vaginal delivery, although lower than for neonates weighing < or = 4000 g, is still 60%...
- Relationship of race and severity of neonatal illnessS Berman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:668-72. 2001..Our goal was to determine whether there are racial differences in the severity of illness on admission for premature newborn infants independent of gestational age...
- Intrapartum maternal fever and neonatal outcomeE Lieberman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA vard edu
Pediatrics 105:8-13. 2000..Therefore, we investigated the association of elevated maternal intrapartum temperature with neonatal outcome when the infant does not develop an infection...
- Intrapartum fever and unexplained seizures in term infantsE Lieberman
Center for Perinatal Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Pediatrics 106:983-8. 2000..We therefore conducted a case control study to investigate this association further...
- Maternal experiences of racism and violence as predictors of preterm birth: rationale and study designJ Rich-Edwards
Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 15:124-35. 2001..We have begun to examine these questions among women enrolled in Project Viva, a Boston-based longitudinal study of 6000 pregnant women and their children...
- No increase in rates of early-onset neonatal sepsis by non-group B Streptococcus or ampicillin-resistant organismsK T Chen
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:854-8. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: A risk-based approach to GBS prophylaxis reduced the incidence of GBS-EONS at a tertiary-care hospital. This decrease was not accompanied by an increase in the incidence of EONS by non-GBS or ampicillin-resistant organisms...
- Relationship of twin zygosity and risk of preeclampsiaC V Maxwell
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:819-21. 2001..Larger studies are needed to evaluate this finding...
- Outcome of pregnancy after prenatal diagnosis of umbilical vein varixA Rahemtullah
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Ultrasound Med 20:135-9. 2001..Isoimmunization should be ruled out, and consideration of karyotyping should be discussed if other anomalies are present...