Alan M Peaceman

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk-adjustment of cesarean delivery rates: a practical method for use in quality improvement
    Alan M Peaceman
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am J Med Qual 17:113-7. 2002
  2. pmc Bone metabolism in fetuses of pregnant women exposed to single and multiple courses of corticosteroids
    Linda Fonseca
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:38-44. 2009
  3. pmc Prediction of uterine rupture associated with attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    William A Grobman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:30.e1-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of the second stage of labor in nulliparas with continuous epidural analgesia
    Beth A Plunkett
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:109-14. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The risk of cesarean delivery with neuraxial analgesia given early versus late in labor
    Cynthia A Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:655-65. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The interval between a single course of antenatal steroids and delivery and its association with neonatal outcomes
    Alan M Peaceman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1165-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The MFMU Cesarean Registry: impact of fetal size on trial of labor success for patients with previous cesarean for dystocia
    Alan M Peaceman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1127-31. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Trial of labor or repeat cesarean delivery in women with morbid obesity and previous cesarean delivery
    Judith U Hibbard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:125-33. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Prematurity in multiple gestations: identification of patients who are at low risk
    Kimberly S McMahon
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Medical School, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1137-41. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The incidence of Sheehan's syndrome after obstetric hemorrhage
    Eve C Feinberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Fertil Steril 84:975-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk-adjustment of cesarean delivery rates: a practical method for use in quality improvement
    Alan M Peaceman
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am J Med Qual 17:113-7. 2002
    ..86 and a 60-fold increase in cesarean delivery from highest to lowest deciles of predicted risk. This methodology can be used widely for quality improvement without the need for extensive chart review...
  2. pmc Bone metabolism in fetuses of pregnant women exposed to single and multiple courses of corticosteroids
    Linda Fonseca
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:38-44. 2009
    ..To estimate the effect of single and recurrent doses of antenatal corticosteroids on fetal bone metabolism...
  3. pmc Prediction of uterine rupture associated with attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    William A Grobman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:30.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a model that predicts individual-specific risk of uterine rupture during an attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of the second stage of labor in nulliparas with continuous epidural analgesia
    Beth A Plunkett
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:109-14. 2003
    ..To determine if waiting for a strong urge to push in nulliparas with continuous low-concentration epidural analgesia shortens the pushing duration in the second stage...
  5. ncbi request reprint The risk of cesarean delivery with neuraxial analgesia given early versus late in labor
    Cynthia A Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:655-65. 2005
    ..0 cm dilated) has been associated with an increased risk of cesarean delivery. It is unclear, however, whether this increase in risk is due to the analgesia or is attributable to other factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint The interval between a single course of antenatal steroids and delivery and its association with neonatal outcomes
    Alan M Peaceman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1165-9. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether the benefits of a single course of antenatal steroid treatment for neonatal respiratory morbidity diminish beyond 7 days...
  7. ncbi request reprint The MFMU Cesarean Registry: impact of fetal size on trial of labor success for patients with previous cesarean for dystocia
    Alan M Peaceman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1127-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the influence of change in infant birth weight between pregnancies on the outcome of a trial of labor for women whose first cesarean delivery was performed for dystocia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trial of labor or repeat cesarean delivery in women with morbid obesity and previous cesarean delivery
    Judith U Hibbard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:125-33. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Prematurity in multiple gestations: identification of patients who are at low risk
    Kimberly S McMahon
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Medical School, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1137-41. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a strategy for the identification of patients with multiple gestations who are at low risk for preterm delivery...
  10. ncbi request reprint The incidence of Sheehan's syndrome after obstetric hemorrhage
    Eve C Feinberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Fertil Steril 84:975-9. 2005
    ..To estimate the incidence of Sheehan's syndrome in a well-described cohort of patients with obstetric hemorrhage...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture and adverse perinatal outcome at term after cesarean delivery
    Catherine Y Spong
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:801-7. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion and cesarean delivery
    Dwight J Rouse
    Department of Obstetrics, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:891-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate risks for intraoperative or postoperative packed red blood cell transfusion in women who underwent cesarean delivery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal and perinatal outcomes associated with a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery
    Mark B Landon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus 43210 1228, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2581-9. 2004
    ..The absolute and relative risks associated with a trial of labor in women with a history of cesarean delivery, as compared with elective repeated cesarean delivery without labor, are uncertain...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Cesarean Registry: safety and efficacy of a trial of labor in preterm pregnancy after a prior cesarean delivery
    Celeste P Durnwald
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1119-26. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Risk of uterine rupture with a trial of labor in women with multiple and single prior cesarean delivery
    Mark B Landon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:12-20. 2006
    ..To determine whether the risk for uterine rupture is increased in women attempting vaginal birth after multiple cesarean deliveries...
  16. ncbi request reprint The MFMU Cesarean Registry: factors affecting the success of trial of labor after previous cesarean delivery
    Mark B Landon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1016-23. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine which factors influence the likelihood of successful trial of labor (TOL) after 1 previous cesarean delivery (CD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Single versus weekly courses of antenatal corticosteroids: evaluation of safety and efficacy
    Ronald J Wapner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:633-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if weekly corticosteroids improve neonatal outcome without undue harm...
  18. pmc A randomized, controlled trial of magnesium sulfate for the prevention of cerebral palsy
    Dwight J Rouse
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:895-905. 2008
    ..Research suggests that fetal exposure to magnesium sulfate before preterm birth might reduce the risk of cerebral palsy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevention of recurrent preterm delivery by 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate
    Paul J Meis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2379-85. 2003
    ..The results of several small trials have suggested that 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) may reduce the risk of preterm delivery...
  20. doi request reprint Previous preterm cesarean delivery and risk of subsequent uterine rupture
    Anthony C Sciscione
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19713, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:648-53. 2008
    ..To determine if women with a history of a previous preterm cesarean delivery experienced an increased risk of subsequent uterine rupture compared with women who had a previous nonclassic term cesarean delivery...
  21. ncbi request reprint The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network Beneficial Effects of Antenatal Repeated Steroids study: impact of repeated doses of antenatal corticosteroids on placental growth and histologic findings
    Joram Sawady
    Department of Pathology, Metro Health Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:281.e1-8. 2007
    ..In utero exposure to repeated doses of antenatal corticosteroids (ACSs) has been shown to reduce fetal growth. Our goal was to evaluate whether weekly betamethasone (R-ACS) alters placental growth and histologic findings...
  22. ncbi request reprint A trial of 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate to prevent prematurity in twins
    Dwight J Rouse
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Women s Reproductive Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35249 7333, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:454-61. 2007
    ..In singleton gestations, 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) has been shown to reduce the rate of recurrent preterm birth. This study was undertaken to evaluate whether 17P would reduce the rate of preterm birth in twin gestations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perioperative morbidity and mortality among human immunodeficiency virus infected women undergoing cesarean delivery
    Judette Louis
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:385-90. 2007
    ..To determine whether human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected women have a higher rate of postcesarean morbidity and mortality compared with women without HIV infection...
  24. ncbi request reprint Maternal morbidity associated with multiple repeat cesarean deliveries
    Robert M Silver
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1226-32. 2006
    ..Our objective was to estimate the magnitude of increased maternal morbidity associated with increasing number of cesarean deliveries...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does progesterone treatment influence risk factors for recurrent preterm delivery?
    Paul J Meis
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:557-61. 2005
    ..To examine how demographic and pregnancy characteristics can affect the risk of recurrent preterm delivery and the how the effectiveness of progesterone treatment for prevention alters these relationships...
  26. ncbi request reprint Progesterone for prevention of recurrent preterm birth: impact of gestational age at previous delivery
    Catherine Y Spong
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1127-31. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that treatment with 17-OHP caproate is more effective in prolonging pregnancy depending on the gestational age of the earliest previous preterm birth (20-27.9, 28-33.9 vs 34-36.9 weeks)...