E Lieberman

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute histologic chorioamnionitis at term: nearly always noninfectious
    Drucilla J Roberts
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e31819. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in fetal position during labor and their association with epidural analgesia
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:974-82. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Results of the national study of vaginal birth after cesarean in birth centers
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:933-42. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrapartum fever and unexplained seizures in term infants
    E 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of epidural analgesia and cesarean delivery
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:317-31. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Trial of labor after 40 weeks' gestation in women with prior cesarean
    C M Zelop
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York 10021 19883, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:391-3. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of trial of labor following previous cesarean delivery among women with fetuses weighing >4000 g
    C M Zelop
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:903-5. 2001
  8. pmc Maternal intrapartum temperature elevation as a risk factor for cesarean delivery and assisted vaginal delivery
    E 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Oxytocin dose and the risk of uterine rupture in trial of labor after cesarean
    L Goetzl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:381-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Interdelivery interval and risk of symptomatic uterine rupture
    T D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachussetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:175-7. 2001

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Publications44

  1. pmc Acute histologic chorioamnionitis at term: nearly always noninfectious
    Drucilla J Roberts
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e31819. 2012
    ..The link between histologic acute chorioamnionitis and infection is well established in preterm deliveries, but less well-studied in term pregnancies, where infection is much less common...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in fetal position during labor and their association with epidural analgesia
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:974-82. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether epidural analgesia is associated with a higher rate of abnormal fetal head position at delivery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Results of the national study of vaginal birth after cesarean in birth centers
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:933-42. 2004
    ..We conducted a study to obtain the data necessary to formulate an evidence-based policy on this practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrapartum fever and unexplained seizures in term infants
    E 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of epidural analgesia and cesarean delivery
    Ellice Lieberman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:317-31. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Trial of labor after 40 weeks' gestation in women with prior cesarean
    C 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of trial of labor following previous cesarean delivery among women with fetuses weighing >4000 g
    C 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%...
  8. pmc Maternal intrapartum temperature elevation as a risk factor for cesarean delivery and assisted vaginal delivery
    E 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oxytocin dose and the risk of uterine rupture in trial of labor after cesarean
    L 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Interdelivery interval and risk of symptomatic uterine rupture
    T 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Labor after previous cesarean: influence of prior indication and parity
    T 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship of race and severity of neonatal illness
    S 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of episiotomy use at first spontaneous vaginal delivery
    J 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intrapartum maternal fever and neonatal outcome
    E 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Maternal epidural use and neonatal sepsis evaluation in afebrile mothers
    L 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..
  16. ncbi request reprint Expectant management in spontaneous preterm premature rupture of membranes between 14 and 24 weeks' gestation
    Sandy J Falk
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Perinatol 24:611-6. 2004
    ..To examine maternal and neonatal outcomes in expectant management of spontaneous preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) before 24 weeks...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship of twin zygosity and risk of preeclampsia
    C 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint No increase in rates of early-onset neonatal sepsis by non-group B Streptococcus or ampicillin-resistant organisms
    K 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Low risk of relapse after achieving undetectable HCG levels in women with complete molar pregnancy
    Adam J Wolfberg
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, New England Trophoblastic Disease Center, Donald P Goldstein M D Trophoblastic Tumor Registry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:551-4. 2004
    ..Our objective was to determine the risk of disease recurrence after hCG spontaneously declines to undetectable levels...
  20. ncbi request reprint Postevacuation hCG levels and risk of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia in women with complete molar pregnancy
    Adam J Wolfberg
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:548-52. 2005
    ..Our objective was to develop human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) criteria that establish a patient's risk of developing persistent GTN or achieving remission from their baseline risk within a few weeks of molar evacuation...
  21. doi request reprint Assessment of the rate of uterine rupture at the first prenatal visit: a preliminary evaluation
    Thomas D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:129-33. 2008
    ..To quantify the risk for symptomatic uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery based on factors that can be ascertained during early pregnancy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Persistent fetal occiput posterior position: obstetric outcomes
    Susan E Ponkey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:915-20. 2003
    ..To evaluate the obstetric outcomes associated with persistent occiput posterior position of the fetal head in term laboring patients...
  23. pmc Quantitative microbiologic models for preterm delivery
    Andrew B Onderdonk
    Channing Laboratory, Departments of Pathology and Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:1073-9. 2003
    ..91 (CI, 0.79 to 1). It may be possible to predict PTD by using microbiologic risk factors measured once the gestation period has reached the 20-week time point...
  24. ncbi request reprint Post-cesarean delivery fever and uterine rupture in a subsequent trial of labor
    Thomas D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:136-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the association of uterine rupture during a trial of labor after cesarean with postpartum fever after the prior cesarean delivery...
  25. ncbi request reprint The association of maternal age and symptomatic uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery
    Thomas D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:585-8. 2002
    ..To estimate whether maternal age is associated with a symptomatic uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of chromic versus fast-absorbing polyglactin 910 for postpartum perineal repair
    James A Greenberg
    Department of Obstetrics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Obstet Gynecol 103:1308-13. 2004
    ..We conducted a randomized trial to evaluate the healing characteristics of chromic versus fast-absorbing polyglactin 910...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neonatal outcome after trial of labor compared with elective repeat cesarean section
    Rita E Fisler
    Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Birth 30:83-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome of newborns delivered by elective repeat cesarean section compared to delivery following a trial of labor after cesarean...
  28. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for uterine rupture during a trial of labor after cesarean
    E Lieberman
    Center for Perinatal Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 75 Francis Street, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 44:609-21. 2001
    ..Further delineation of the factors that increase the risk of uterine rupture will permit better prediction of individualized risk and identification of women for whom attempting a vaginal delivery after cesarean represents a safe option...
  29. ncbi request reprint Outcome of pregnancy after prenatal diagnosis of umbilical vein varix
    A 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Maternal experiences of racism and violence as predictors of preterm birth: rationale and study design
    J 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Unintended effects of epidural analgesia during labor: a systematic review
    Ellice Lieberman
    Center for Perinatal Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:S31-68. 2002
    ..Further research is needed to advance our understanding of the unintended effects of epidural. Improved information would permit women to make truly informed decisions about the use of pain relief during labor...
  32. ncbi request reprint No increase in rates of early-onset neonatal sepsis by antibiotic-resistant group B Streptococcus in the era of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis
    Katherine T Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1167-71. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the rate of early-onset neonatal sepsis by antibiotic-resistant group B Streptococcus...
  33. ncbi request reprint The genetic sonogram: a method of risk assessment for Down syndrome in the second trimester
    Bryann Bromley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 21:1087-96; quiz 1097-8. 2002
    ..To determine the risk of Down syndrome in fetuses with sonographic markers using the Bayes theorem and likelihood ratios...
  34. ncbi request reprint Maternal epidural analgesia and rates of maternal antibiotic treatment in a low-risk nulliparous population
    Laura Goetzl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite 901, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Perinatol 23:457-61. 2003
    ..While the evidence suggests that epidural fever is not infectious, epidural analgesia has been associated with increased rates of antibiotic use, the indications that prompt treatment have not been examined...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic acetaminophen does not prevent epidural fever in nulliparous women: a double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Laura Goetzl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Perinatol 24:471-5. 2004
    ..Fever prophylaxis may safely reduce both unnecessary neonatal sepsis evaluations and the potential effect of fever on the fetus...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fetal nose bone length: a marker for Down syndrome in the second trimester
    Bryann Bromley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 21:1387-94. 2002
    ..To evaluate the significance of nasal bone length in relation to the detection of Down syndrome in the second trimester...
  37. ncbi request reprint The role of intrapartum fever in identifying asymptomatic term neonates with early-onset neonatal sepsis
    Katherine T Chen
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Perinatol 22:653-7. 2002
    ..To assess the role of intrapartum fever in identifying asymptomatic term neonates with early-onset neonatal sepsis...
  38. ncbi request reprint "Real World" compliance with strategies to prevent early-onset group B streptococcal disease
    Laura Riley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Perinatol 23:272-7. 2003
    ..To assess the "real-world" compliance with risk- and culture-based strategies to prevent early-onset group B streptococcal disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Elevated maternal and fetal serum interleukin-6 levels are associated with epidural fever
    Laura Goetzl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite 901, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:834-8. 2002
    ..The study was performed to explore the evidence for a noninfectious inflammatory cause for epidural fever...
  40. ncbi request reprint What factors are associated with parents' desire to know the sex of their unborn child?
    Thomas D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Birth 31:272-9. 2004
    ..Parents feel strongly about whether or not to learn the sex of their fetus. We sought to determine which factors are significantly associated with parents' desire to know or not to know the fetal sex during a prenatal ultrasound...
  41. ncbi request reprint Narrowing of sex differences in infant mortality in Massachusetts
    Urmi Bhaumik
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Perinatol 24:94-9. 2004
    ..To examine whether the improved survival of preterm infants has influenced the known male excess in infant mortality...
  42. ncbi request reprint The nature and management of labor pain: executive summary
    Donald Caton
    Maternity Center Association, New York City, NY 10010, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:S1-15. 2002
    ..The results have implications for policy, practice, research, and the education of both health professionals and childbearing women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Postevacuation hCG levels and risk of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia in women with complete molar pregnancy
    Adam J Wolfberg
    Obstet Gynecol 107:743. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Impact of single- or double-layer closure on uterine rupture
    Thomas D Shipp
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:601; author reply 601-2. 2003