Alison Edelman

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Menstrual nirvana: amenorrhea through the use of continuous oral contraceptives
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mail code UHN 50, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Curr Womens Health Rep 2:434-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and the impact of written material about postpartum contraceptive decisions
    Lisa K Johnson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road L466, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1202-4. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and hormonal contraception: safety and efficacy
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 30:479-85. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Impact of the prostaglandin synthase-2 inhibitor celecoxib on ovulation and luteal events in women
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 87:352-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Prolonged monitoring of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel levels confirms an altered pharmacokinetic profile in obese oral contraceptives users
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 87:220-6. 2013
  6. pmc The methodology for developing a prospective meta-analysis in the family planning community
    David K Turok
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Trials 12:104. 2011
  7. pmc A comparison of blood spot vs. plasma analysis of gonadotropin and ovarian steroid hormone levels in reproductive-age women
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:1404-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Effects of prophylactic misoprostol administration prior to intrauterine device insertion in nulliparous women
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 84:234-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of contraceptive-induced amenorrhea in a racially diverse group of US women
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 75:450-3. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Combined oral contraceptives and body weight: do oral contraceptives cause weight gain? A primate model
    A Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mail code UHN 50, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Hum Reprod 26:330-6. 2011

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Menstrual nirvana: amenorrhea through the use of continuous oral contraceptives
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mail code UHN 50, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Curr Womens Health Rep 2:434-8. 2002
    ..Greater satisfaction with use of oral contraception may encourage compliance and increase the prevalence of pill-related health benefits...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and the impact of written material about postpartum contraceptive decisions
    Lisa K Johnson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road L466, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1202-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of written educational material about patient satisfaction and decision-making regarding postpartum contraception...
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and hormonal contraception: safety and efficacy
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 30:479-85. 2012
    ..Limited data suggest that the efficacy of some hormonal methods may be reduced in obese women...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of the prostaglandin synthase-2 inhibitor celecoxib on ovulation and luteal events in women
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 87:352-7. 2013
    ..This study was performed to determine the effect of the cyclooxygenase-2 (COX2) inhibitor celecoxib on ovulation and luteal events in women...
  5. doi request reprint Prolonged monitoring of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel levels confirms an altered pharmacokinetic profile in obese oral contraceptives users
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 87:220-6. 2013
    ..This study was designed to measure PK parameters with greater accuracy in obese users of a low-dose oral contraceptive (OC) and to correlate drug levels with assessments of end-organ activity...
  6. pmc The methodology for developing a prospective meta-analysis in the family planning community
    David K Turok
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Trials 12:104. 2011
    ..This paper describes the process of creating a PMA collaboration to evaluate the impact of misoprostol on ease of intrauterine device (IUD) insertion in nulliparous women...
  7. pmc A comparison of blood spot vs. plasma analysis of gonadotropin and ovarian steroid hormone levels in reproductive-age women
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:1404-7. 2007
    ..To compare LH, FSH, P, and E(2) levels obtained from blood spot vs. plasma (single-visit study) and to determine whether blood spots can document circulating hormone levels during ovulatory cycles (menstrual-cycle study)...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of prophylactic misoprostol administration prior to intrauterine device insertion in nulliparous women
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 84:234-9. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to examine the effects of prophylactic misoprostol prior to intrauterine device (IUD) placement in nulliparous women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of contraceptive-induced amenorrhea in a racially diverse group of US women
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 75:450-3. 2007
    ..The study was conducted to determine women's preferences about menstrual bleeding patterns and their willingness to manipulate bleeding with contraception...
  10. doi request reprint Combined oral contraceptives and body weight: do oral contraceptives cause weight gain? A primate model
    A Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mail code UHN 50, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Hum Reprod 26:330-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if oral contraceptive (OC) use affects body weight, body composition and metabolism in primates...
  11. doi request reprint Metabolism and pharmacokinetics of contraceptive steroids in obese women: a review
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 82:314-23. 2010
    ..This article will review the known and theoretical physiologic and pharmacologic interactions between obesity and contraceptive steroids...
  12. pmc A nonhormonal model for emergency contraception: prostaglandin synthesis inhibitor effects on luteal function and lifespan, a pilot study
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Contraception 81:496-500. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if the use of a specific prostaglandin endoperoxide-2 inhibitor will prevent luteal development in women...
  13. pmc Impact of obesity on oral contraceptive pharmacokinetics and hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian activity
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 80:119-27. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether increased body mass index (BMI) affects oral contraceptive (OC) pharmacokinetics and suppression of hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian (HPO) axis activity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Continuous oral contraceptives: are bleeding patterns dependent on the hormones given?
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:657-65. 2006
    ..To estimate whether progestin type or estrogen dose influences bleeding patterns, adverse effects, or satisfaction with combined oral contraceptives dosed continuously...
  15. ncbi request reprint Continuous versus cyclic use of combined oral contraceptives for contraception: systematic Cochrane review of randomized controlled trials
    A Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, and Family Health International, Durham, NC, USA
    Hum Reprod 21:573-8. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Four percent intrauterine lidocaine infusion for pain management in first-trimester abortions
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:269-75. 2006
    ..To study the effects of a 4% intrauterine lidocaine infusion on perceived patient pain in first-trimester abortions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine lidocaine infusion for pain management in first-trimester abortions
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:1267-72. 2004
    ..To study the effects of an intrauterine lidocaine infusion on perceived patient pain in first-trimester abortions and to measure serum lidocaine levels...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal ultrasound and the success of medical abortion
    A Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 85:62-3. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Cannula fracture in first trimester abortion: a case report and survey of NAF providers
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UHN 50, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Contraception 67:49-51. 2003
    ..25). Cannula fracture is a rare complication of first trimester surgical abortion. Cannula fracture was not found to be associated with resterilization...
  20. ncbi request reprint Successful medical abortion of a pregnancy within a noncommunicating rudimentary uterine horn
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:886-7. 2003
    ..We present a case of a successful pregnancy termination of a gestation located in a noncommunicating rudimentary horn with subsequent elective laparoscopic resection...
  21. doi request reprint Sex education and contraceptive use at coital debut in the United States: results from Cycle 6 of the National Survey of Family Growth
    Michelle M Isley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Contraception 82:236-42. 2010
    ..The study was conducted to characterize the relationship between formal sex education and the use and type of contraceptive method used at coital debut among female adolescents...
  22. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of subantimicrobial-dose doxycycline to prevent unscheduled bleeding with continuous oral contraceptive pill use
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
    Contraception 85:351-8. 2012
    ..The study objective was to determine if prophylactic administration of doxycycline (an MMP inhibitor at low subantimicrobial doses) would prevent unscheduled bleeding during the initiation of a continuous OCP...
  23. pmc Antimullerian hormone and obesity: insights in oral contraceptive users
    Anne Z Steiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contraception 81:245-8. 2010
    ..The study was conducted to examine the impact of oral contraceptives (OCs) on serum antimullerian hormone (AMH) levels by obesity status in reproductive-age women...
  24. doi request reprint Unscheduled bleeding with continuous oral contraceptive pills: a comparison of progestin dose
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
    Contraception 86:22-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether progestin dose influences bleeding with use of continuous OCPs...
  25. doi request reprint The relationship between body mass index and unintended pregnancy: results from the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
    Contraception 77:234-8. 2008
    ..The study was conducted to characterize the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and unintended pregnancy, contraceptive use patterns, and perceived fertility...
  26. doi request reprint Treatment of unscheduled bleeding in continuous oral contraceptive users with doxycycline: a randomized controlled trial
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:1141-9. 2010
    ..To estimate whether doxycycline, a matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor, would decrease unscheduled bleeding associated with initiation of a continuous oral contraceptive pill...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bleeding patterns and patient acceptability of standard or continuous dosing regimens of a low-dose oral contraceptive: a randomized trial
    Marni Kwiecien
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Mail Code L 466, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Contraception 67:9-13. 2003
    ..The continuous group had fewer light and moderate bleeding days, less bloating and menstrual pain. For patients who are seeking these results, this method may be more desirable...
  28. ncbi request reprint Women's knowledge and sources of information on the risks and benefits of oral contraception
    Carla M Picardo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:112-6. 2003
    ..To assess the knowledge of the risks and benefits of oral contraceptives (OCs) in a heterogeneous group of women and to identify their sources of information...
  29. doi request reprint Intrauterine lidocaine infusion for pain management during outpatient transcervical tubal sterilization: a randomized controlled trial
    Michelle M Isley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Contraception 85:275-81. 2012
    ..The study was conducted to examine the effects of a 4% intrauterine lidocaine infusion on patient-perceived pain during transcervical sterilization...
  30. pmc Online availability of hormonal contraceptives without a health care examination: effect of knowledge and health care screening
    Alexa P Kaskowitz
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 76:273-7. 2007
    ..The study was conducted to investigate whether the knowledge of women using an online resource to obtain hormonal contraceptives (HCs) without a health care examination is similar to women who obtain HC in the clinic...
  31. doi request reprint Extended-use oral contraceptives and medically induced amenorrhea: attitudes, knowledge and prescribing habits of physicians
    Carrie E Frederick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Contraception 84:384-9. 2011
    ..The study was conducted to determine whether geographic location, primary specialty, attitudes and knowledge influence the prescribing habits of physicians regarding extended-use oral contraceptives (OC) and medically induced amenorrhea...
  32. pmc Effect of the ethinylestradiol/levonorgestrel combined oral contraceptive on the activity of cytochrome P4503A in obese women
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 74:510-4. 2012
    ..Therefore, our aim was to examine the effect of COC usage on CYP3A4/5 activity in obese women...
  33. doi request reprint Blood loss at the time of first-trimester surgical abortion in anticoagulated women
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
    Contraception 83:431-5. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to compare blood loss resulting from surgical termination of pregnancy up to 12 weeks of gestation between women receiving anticoagulation therapy and healthy controls...
  34. ncbi request reprint Copper T380A intrauterine device: lost and found
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawai i, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:131-2. 2008
  35. doi request reprint Pain control in first-trimester surgical abortion: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Regina M Renner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 81:372-88. 2010
    ..First-trimester abortions especially cervical dilation and suction aspiration are associated with pain despite various methods of pain control...
  36. doi request reprint Effect of "observed start" vs. traditional "Sunday start" on hormonal contraceptive continuation rates after medical abortion
    Paula H Bednarek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 78:26-30. 2008
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Expanding medical abortion: can medical abortion be effectively provided without the routine use of ultrasound?
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, 96826, USA
    Contraception 83:194-201. 2011
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Contraceptive considerations in overweight teens
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 23:344-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review is to explore the efficacy and safety of contraceptives in overweight adolescents...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cervical preparation using laminaria with adjunctive buccal misoprostol before second-trimester dilation and evacuation procedures: a randomized clinical trial
    Alison B Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:425-30. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether buccal misoprostol improves cervical preparation achieved with laminaria before second-trimester dilation and evacuation procedures...
  40. doi request reprint Barriers associated with the failure to return for intrauterine device insertion following first-trimester abortion
    Ann M Stanek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 79:216-20. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to identify barriers associated with the failure to return for delayed intrauterine device (IUD) insertion postabortion...
  41. ncbi request reprint The effects of vasopressin injection on uterine artery blood flow during dilation and evacuation
    Julie T Crawford
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:e38-9. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether vasopressin decreases uterine artery blood flow and blood loss in early second-trimester surgical abortions (dilation and evacuation)...
  42. doi request reprint An Ethinyl Estradiol-Levonorgestrel Containing Oral Contraceptive Does Not Alter Cytochrome P4502C9 In Vivo Activity
    Ganesh Cherala
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon G C, J P and Departments of Molecular and Medical Genetics C M and Obstetrics and Gynecology G C, A E, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon
    Drug Metab Dispos 42:323-5. 2014
    ..This suggests that it is safe to coadminister levonorgestrel-containing oral contraceptives and CYP2C9 substrates, which include a wide array of drugs. ..
  43. ncbi request reprint Ethics surrounding the impoverished patient
    Alison Edelman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 59:14-6. 2004
    ..A single-payer system is advocated as a solution to the problem of providing care to the under- and uninsured...
  44. doi request reprint Denying postpartum sterilization to women with Emergency Medicaid does not reduce hospital charges
    Maria Isabel Rodriguez
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Contraception 78:232-6. 2008
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Hormonal contraception
    Paul D Blumenthal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:670-84. 2008
    ..In this review, we will summarize both technical and programmatic aspects of hormonal contraceptive use, and methods are discussed in order of efficacy from highest to lowest...
  46. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive implants: an overview and update
    Michelle M Isley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:73-90, ix. 2007
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Body mass index and sexual behavior
    Bliss Kaneshiro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:586-92. 2008
    ..To characterize the relationship between body mass index and sexual behavior, including sexual orientation, age at first intercourse, ever having had sex with a male partner, number of partners, and frequency of intercourse...
  48. ncbi request reprint Comparison of perinatal grief after dilation and evacuation or labor induction in second trimester terminations for fetal anomalies
    Gary A Burgoine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1928-32. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare grief resolution after dilation and evacuation (D&E) or induction of labor (IOL) for second-trimester pregnancy termination...

Research Grants3

  1. Contraceptive efficacy and body weight: Does obesity affect the risk of failure?
    Alison Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Improving Contraceptive Effectiveness in Obese Women
    Alison B Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..