Uma M Reddy

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of DNA microarrays in the evaluation of fetal death
    Uma M Reddy
    the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prenat Diagn 32:371-5. 2012
  2. pmc Stillbirth classification--developing an international consensus for research: executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:901-14. 2009
  3. 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
  4. doi request reprint Management of pregnancy after stillbirth
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:700-9. 2010
  5. pmc Delivery indications at late-preterm gestations and infant mortality rates in the United States
    Uma M Reddy
    Department of Health and Human Services, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Pediatrics 124:234-40. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Term pregnancy: a period of heterogeneous risk for infant mortality
    Uma M Reddy
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1279-87. 2011
  7. pmc Prenatal imaging: ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Department of Health and Human Services, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:145-57. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction and prevention of recurrent stillbirth
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1151-64. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of first and second trimester aneuploidy risk assessment
    Uma M Reddy
    Department of Health and Human Services, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:442-53. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Infertility, assisted reproductive technology, and adverse pregnancy outcomes: executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:967-77. 2007

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint The role of DNA microarrays in the evaluation of fetal death
    Uma M Reddy
    the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prenat Diagn 32:371-5. 2012
    ..The accurate diagnosis of a genetic abnormality as the cause for fetal death may provide closure for families, prevent unnecessary treatments, and enable clinicians to more accurately counsel and manage subsequent pregnancies...
  2. pmc Stillbirth classification--developing an international consensus for research: executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:901-14. 2009
    ..In all cases, owing to lack of sufficient knowledge about disease states and normal development, there will be a degree of uncertainty regarding whether a specific condition was indeed the cause of death...
  3. 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...
  4. doi request reprint Management of pregnancy after stillbirth
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:700-9. 2010
    ..Categorization of the cause of the previous stillbirth will allow better estimation of individual recurrence risk of the condition that is associated with stillbirth and help guide management...
  5. pmc Delivery indications at late-preterm gestations and infant mortality rates in the United States
    Uma M Reddy
    Department of Health and Human Services, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Pediatrics 124:234-40. 2009
    ..The causes for these trends remain unclear. We characterized the delivery indications for late preterm births and their potential impact on neonatal and infant mortality rates...
  6. doi request reprint Term pregnancy: a period of heterogeneous risk for infant mortality
    Uma M Reddy
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1279-87. 2011
    ..To estimate the trend of maternal racial and ethnic differences in mortality for early-term (37 0/7 to 38 6/7 weeks of gestation) compared with full-term births (39 0/7 to 41 6/7 weeks of gestation)...
  7. pmc Prenatal imaging: ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Department of Health and Human Services, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:145-57. 2008
    ..Fewer data exist on the usefulness of fetal MRI for non-central nervous system anomalies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction and prevention of recurrent stillbirth
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1151-64. 2007
    ..Antepartum fetal surveillance and fetal movement counting are also mainstays of poststillbirth pregnancy management...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of first and second trimester aneuploidy risk assessment
    Uma M Reddy
    Department of Health and Human Services, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:442-53. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Infertility, assisted reproductive technology, and adverse pregnancy outcomes: executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:967-77. 2007
    ..Significant gaps in knowledge were identified, and the basic science and clinical and epidemiologic research required to address these gaps is outlined...
  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 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...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Karyotype versus microarray testing for genetic abnormalities after stillbirth
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:2185-93. 2012
    ..Unlike karyotype analysis, microarray analysis does not require live cells, and it detects small deletions and duplications called copy-number variants...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incorporating first-trimester Down syndrome studies into prenatal screening: executive summary of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:167-73. 2006
    ..These requirements include training and quality control standards for first-trimester nuchal translucency measurement and laboratory assays, access to chorionic villus sampling, and appropriate counseling regarding screening options...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Maternal age and the risk of stillbirth throughout pregnancy in the United States
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:764-70. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to examine the relationship of maternal age with stillbirth risk throughout gestation...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc Racial disparities in stillbirth risk across gestation in the United States
    Marian Willinger
    Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:469.e1-8. 2009
    ..We sought to determine factors associated with racial disparities in stillbirth risk...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia--a pressing problem: an executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    John V Ilekis
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Reprod Sci 14:508-23. 2007
    ..The research community needs to focus on these gaps to better understand the disease, with the ultimate goal of preventing the disorder...
  22. pmc Maternal plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and the risk for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Cuilin Zhang
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3753. 2008
    ..Our objective is to determine the association between maternal plasma 25-[OH] D concentrations in early pregnancy and the risk for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Contemporary patterns of spontaneous labor with normal neonatal outcomes
    Jun Zhang
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1281-7. 2010
    ..To use contemporary labor data to examine the labor patterns in a large, modern obstetric population in the United States...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relationship of maternal body mass index and height to twinning
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:593-7. 2005
    ..However, dizygotic twinning has also been related to obesity in foreign populations. We sought to confirm this relationship in U.S. pregnancies, which predated widespread use of fertility drugs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Kleihauer-betke testing is important in all cases of maternal trauma
    Michael V Muench
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 57:1094-8. 2004
    ..Reasoning that the magnitude of TPH would reflect uterine injury, we evaluated Kleihauer-Betke testing as an independent predictor of preterm labor (PTL) after maternal trauma...
  27. ncbi request reprint The evolving prenatal screening scene
    Uma M Reddy
    Obstet Gynecol 110:2-4. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Detection of viral deoxyribonucleic acid in amniotic fluid: association with fetal malformation and pregnancy abnormalities
    Uma M Reddy
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201 1703, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:203-7. 2005
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