Cynthia K Stanton

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Measuring coverage in MNCH: testing the validity of women's self-report of key maternal and newborn health interventions during the peripartum period in Mozambique
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e60694. 2013
  2. pmc Impact on postpartum hemorrhage of prophylactic administration of oxytocin 10 IU via Uniject™ by peripheral health care providers at home births: design of a community-based cluster-randomized trial
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:42. 2012
  3. pmc Health facility-based Active Management of the Third Stage of Labor: findings from a national survey in Tanzania
    Godfrey S Mfinanga
    NIMR Muhimbili Medical Research Centre MMRC, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Health Res Policy Syst 7:6. 2009
  4. pmc Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (1 of 7): definitions, description of the burden and opportunities to improve data
    Joy E Lawn
    Saving Newborn Lives Save the Children, 11 South Way, Pinelands Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:S1. 2010
  5. pmc Obstetric near miss and deaths in public and private hospitals in Indonesia
    Asri Adisasmita
    Centre for Family Welfare, Faculty of Public Health, University of Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:10. 2008
  6. pmc Measuring maternal mortality: an overview of opportunities and options for developing countries
    W J Graham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Med 6:12. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Levels and trends in cesarean birth in the developing world
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 37:41-8. 2006
  8. pmc Reliability of data on caesarean sections in developing countries
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:449-55. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Challenges in measuring obstetric fistula
    C Stanton
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 99:S4-9. 2007
  10. pmc Use of active management of the third stage of labour in seven developing countries
    Cynthia Stanton
    School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 87:207-15. 2009

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Publications18

  1. pmc Measuring coverage in MNCH: testing the validity of women's self-report of key maternal and newborn health interventions during the peripartum period in Mozambique
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e60694. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to validate the ability of women in Mozambique to report on facility-based care they and their newborns received during labor and one hour postpartum...
  2. pmc Impact on postpartum hemorrhage of prophylactic administration of oxytocin 10 IU via Uniject™ by peripheral health care providers at home births: design of a community-based cluster-randomized trial
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:42. 2012
    ..This trial assesses the effectiveness, safety, and feasibility of expanding the use of prophylactic intramuscular oxytocin to peripheral health care providers at home births in four predominantly rural districts in central Ghana...
  3. pmc Health facility-based Active Management of the Third Stage of Labor: findings from a national survey in Tanzania
    Godfrey S Mfinanga
    NIMR Muhimbili Medical Research Centre MMRC, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Health Res Policy Syst 7:6. 2009
    ..The study also observed harmful practices during delivery. These findings indicate that there is a need for updating the STGs, curricula and training of health providers on AMTSL and monitoring its practice...
  4. pmc Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (1 of 7): definitions, description of the burden and opportunities to improve data
    Joy E Lawn
    Saving Newborn Lives Save the Children, 11 South Way, Pinelands Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:S1. 2010
    ..This is the first of seven articles from a preterm birth and stillbirth report. Presented here is an overview of the burden, an assessment of the quality of current estimates, review of trends, and recommendations to improve data...
  5. pmc Obstetric near miss and deaths in public and private hospitals in Indonesia
    Asri Adisasmita
    Centre for Family Welfare, Faculty of Public Health, University of Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:10. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the frequency and causes of near miss and maternal deaths in four hospitals in West Java, Indonesia...
  6. pmc Measuring maternal mortality: an overview of opportunities and options for developing countries
    W J Graham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Med 6:12. 2008
    ..This has been stimulated in part by the creation of a Millennium Development Goal that will be judged partly on the basis of reductions in maternal mortality by 2015...
  7. ncbi request reprint Levels and trends in cesarean birth in the developing world
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 37:41-8. 2006
    ..Cesarean birth rates must be monitored routinely to call attention to rapidly changing practices. These data can, in turn, trigger investigation into the appropriateness of the rate in a given context...
  8. pmc Reliability of data on caesarean sections in developing countries
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:449-55. 2005
    ..To examine the reliability of reported rates of caesarean sections from developing countries and make recommendations on how data collection for surveys and health facility-based studies could be improved...
  9. ncbi request reprint Challenges in measuring obstetric fistula
    C Stanton
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 99:S4-9. 2007
    ..A series of questions are proposed for this use and sample size calculations are provided. The questions may require refinement, however, and we invite research groups to consider testing them...
  10. pmc Use of active management of the third stage of labour in seven developing countries
    Cynthia Stanton
    School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 87:207-15. 2009
    ..To document the use of active management of the third stage of labour for preventing postpartum haemorrhage and to explore factors associated with such use in seven developing countries...
  11. pmc Effect on postpartum hemorrhage of prophylactic oxytocin (10 IU) by injection by community health officers in Ghana: a community-based, cluster-randomized trial
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001524. 2013
    ..We assessed the effectiveness, safety, and feasibility of PPH prevention using oxytocin injected by peripheral health care providers without midwifery skills at home births...
  12. pmc Injections during labor and intrapartum-related hypoxic injury and mortality in rural southern Nepal
    Luke C Mullany
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:22-6. 2013
    ..To estimate the association between unmonitored use of injections during labor and intrapartum-related neonatal mortality and morbidity among home births...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessing the quality of cesarean birth data in the Demographic and Health Surveys
    Sara A Holtz
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 38:47-54. 2007
    ..Recommendations are made for improving data analysis and the future collection of population-based cesarean birth data...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the measurement of birth preparedness in support of safe motherhood
    Cynthia K Stanton
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    Eval Rev 28:179-200. 2004
    ..Solutions are proposed to address each of these problems in an effort to improve future research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of obstetric fistula: Identifying research needs and public health priorities
    A A Creanga
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 99:S151-4. 2007
  16. pmc Every death counts: measurement of maternal mortality via a census
    C Stanton
    Monitoring Evaluation and Research, Maternal and Neonatal Health Project, JHPIEGO, 1615 Thames Street, Suite 100, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 79:657-64. 2001
    ..The public health community is urged to encourage governments to learn from the experience of these five countries and to place maternal mortality estimation in the hands of statistical agencies...
  17. ncbi request reprint An assessment of DHS maternal mortality indicators
    C Stanton
    Maternal and Neonatal Health Project, JHPIEGO, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 31:111-23. 2000
    ..This lack of precision precludes the use of these data for trend analysis and has led to the recommendation that this DHS module not be used more than once every ten years in the same country...