S Katherine Laughon

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Elevated first-trimester uric acid concentrations are associated with the development of gestational diabetes
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:402.e1-5. 2009
  2. pmc Precursors for late preterm birth in singleton gestations
    S Katherine Laughon
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1047-55. 2010
  3. pmc Using a simplified Bishop score to predict vaginal delivery
    S Katherine Laughon
    Epidemiology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:805-11. 2011
  4. pmc First trimester uric acid and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Hypertens 24:489-95. 2011
  5. pmc Caffeine and insulin resistance in pregnancy
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:571-8. 2011
  6. pmc Neonatal mortality by attempted route of delivery in early preterm birth
    Uma M Reddy
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:117.e1-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Obstetric complications, neonatal morbidity, and indications for cesarean delivery by maternal age
    Julia Timofeev
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, and the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, MedStar Health Research Institute, Hyattsville, Maryland
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1184-95. 2013
  8. pmc Neonatal outcomes and birth weight in pregnancies complicated by maternal thyroid disease
    Tuija Männistö
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:731-40. 2013
  9. pmc Obstetric complications among US women with asthma
    Pauline Mendola
    Epidemiology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:127.e1-8. 2013
  10. pmc Induction of labor in a contemporary obstetric cohort
    S Katherine Laughon
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:486.e1-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Elevated first-trimester uric acid concentrations are associated with the development of gestational diabetes
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:402.e1-5. 2009
    ..We sought to demonstrate that elevated first-trimester uric acid is associated with development of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  2. pmc Precursors for late preterm birth in singleton gestations
    S Katherine Laughon
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1047-55. 2010
    ..To characterize precursors for late preterm birth in singletons and incidences of neonatal morbidities and perinatal mortality by gestational age and precursor...
  3. pmc Using a simplified Bishop score to predict vaginal delivery
    S Katherine Laughon
    Epidemiology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:805-11. 2011
    ..However, it was created without modern statistical methods. Our objective was to determine whether a simplified score can predict vaginal delivery equally well...
  4. pmc First trimester uric acid and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Hypertens 24:489-95. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Caffeine and insulin resistance in pregnancy
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:571-8. 2011
    ..2 versus 1.3 ± 2.3 in the fourth quartile ( P < 0.01). Both high caffeine and paraxanthine concentrations were associated with insulin resistance, but slow versus fast metabolism did not make an important difference...
  6. pmc Neonatal mortality by attempted route of delivery in early preterm birth
    Uma M Reddy
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:117.e1-8. 2012
    ..We sought to study neonatal outcomes in early preterm births by delivery route...
  7. doi request reprint Obstetric complications, neonatal morbidity, and indications for cesarean delivery by maternal age
    Julia Timofeev
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, and the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, MedStar Health Research Institute, Hyattsville, Maryland
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1184-95. 2013
    ..To delineate adverse obstetric and neonatal outcomes as well as indications for cesarean delivery by maternal age in a contemporaneous large national cohort...
  8. pmc Neonatal outcomes and birth weight in pregnancies complicated by maternal thyroid disease
    Tuija Männistö
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:731-40. 2013
    ..Although we lacked data on treatment during pregnancy, these nationwide data suggest a need for better thyroid disease management to reduce neonatal morbidity. ..
  9. pmc Obstetric complications among US women with asthma
    Pauline Mendola
    Epidemiology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:127.e1-8. 2013
    ..We sought to characterize complications of pregnancy, labor, and delivery associated with maternal asthma in a contemporary US cohort...
  10. pmc Induction of labor in a contemporary obstetric cohort
    S Katherine Laughon
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:486.e1-9. 2012
    ..We sought to describe details of labor induction, including precursors and methods, and associated vaginal delivery rates...
  11. pmc Contemporary cesarean delivery practice in the United States
    Jun Zhang
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:326.e1-326.e10. 2010
    ..To describe contemporary cesarean delivery practice in the United States...
  12. pmc Customized large-for-gestational-age birthweight at term and the association with adverse perinatal outcomes
    Lindsey A Sjaarda
    Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:63.e1-63.e11. 2014
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  13. pmc Thyroid diseases and adverse pregnancy outcomes in a contemporary US cohort
    Tuija Männistö
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2725-33. 2013
    ..Thyroid diseases are inconsistently reported to increase risk for pregnancy complications...
  14. pmc Prepregnancy risk factors for antepartum stillbirth in the United States
    Uma M Reddy
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1119-26. 2010
    ..To identify possible prepregnancy risk factors for antepartum stillbirth and to determine whether these factors identify women at higher risk for term stillbirth...
  15. pmc The NICHD Consecutive Pregnancies Study: recurrent preterm delivery by subtype
    S Katherine Laughon
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:131.e1-8. 2014
    ..Attention for recurrent preterm delivery has primarily focused on spontaneous subtypes with less known about indicated preterm delivery...
  16. pmc Changes in diabetes status between pregnancies and impact on subsequent newborn outcomes
    Nansi S Boghossian
    Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:431.e1-431.e14. 2014
    ..Pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) or preexisting diabetes mellitus (DM) are at high risk for adverse newborn outcomes. Whether GDM history, recurrence, or transition to DM modifies such risks is unknown...
  17. pmc Uric acid concentrations are associated with insulin resistance and birthweight in normotensive pregnant women
    S Katherine Laughon
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Services, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:582.e1-6. 2009
    ..We sought to investigate whether uric acid concentrations are increased in pregnant women with insulin resistance and to correlate both with fetal growth...
  18. pmc Oxytocin regimen for labor augmentation, labor progression, and perinatal outcomes
    Jun Zhang
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, and the Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 118:249-56. 2011
    ..To examine the effects and safety of high-dose (compared with low-dose) oxytocin regimen for labor augmentation on perinatal outcomes...
  19. pmc The association between parity and birthweight in a longitudinal consecutive pregnancy cohort
    Stefanie N Hinkle
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 28:106-15. 2014
    ..Nulliparity is associated with lower birthweight, but few studies have examined how within-mother changes in risk factors impact this association...
  20. pmc Effect of maternal chronic disease on obstetric complications in twin pregnancies in a United States cohort
    Emily Werder
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Fertil Steril 100:142-9.e1-2. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of maternal chronic disease on obstetric complications among twin pregnancies...
  21. pmc Changes in labor patterns over 50 years
    S Katherine Laughon
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:419.e1-9. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to examine differences in labor patterns in a modern cohort compared with the 1960s in the United States...
  22. doi request reprint Decreased first-trimester maternal serum free-beta subunit human chorionic gonadotropin and preterm birth in twin gestations
    S Katherine Laughon
    University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:491-4. 2009
    ..71; 95% CI: 0.23 to 2.21). Low first-trimester fsshCG was a strong predictor for very preterm birth in twin gestations. Low first-trimester PAPP-A was associated with a trend in increased risk of very preterm birth...
  23. doi request reprint The association between a medical history of depression and gestational diabetes in a large multi-ethnic cohort in the United States
    Katherine Bowers
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:323-8. 2013
    ..Both major depression and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) are prevalent among women of reproductive age. Our objective was to determine whether a medical history of depression is related to subsequent development of GDM...
  24. pmc Maternal lipid change in relation to length of gestation: a prospective cohort study with preconception enrollment of women
    S Katherine Laughon
    Epidemiology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 77:6-13. 2014
    ..We sought to investigate the association between preconception serum lipids and their daily rate of change in relation to length of gestation...
  25. pmc Neonatal and maternal outcomes with prolonged second stage of labor
    S Katherine Laughon
    Epidemiology Branch, the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Branch, and Glotech, Inc, Division of Intramural Population Health Research, and the Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the Division of Education and Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware
    Obstet Gynecol 124:57-67. 2014
    ..To assess neonatal and maternal outcomes when the second stage of labor was prolonged according to American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists guidelines...
  26. pmc Primary cesarean delivery in the United States
    Annelee Boyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:33-40. 2013
    ..To characterize the indications for primary cesarean delivery in a large national cohort and to identify opportunities to lower the U.S. primary cesarean delivery rate...
  27. pmc The exposome--exciting opportunities for discoveries in reproductive and perinatal epidemiology
    Germaine M Buck Louis
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:229-36. 2013
    ..Bold new conceptual frameworks such as the exposome are needed for designing research that may lead to discovery and improve population health...