Elizabeth M McClure

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of vaginally administered chlorhexidine during labor to improve pregnancy outcomes
    Robert L Goldenberg
    Center for Research in Women s Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233 1602, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1139-46. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in pregnancy and associations with uteroplacental blood flow and fetal anthropometrics in Kenya
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Social, Statistical and Environmental Sciences, Research Triangle Institute, Durham, USA Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 126:78-82. 2014
  3. doi request reprint First look: a cluster-randomized trial of ultrasound to improve pregnancy outcomes in low income country settings
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:73. 2014
  4. pmc Antenatal corticosteroids trial in preterm births to increase neonatal survival in developing countries: study protocol
    Fernando Althabe
    Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy IECS, Dr Emilio Ravignani 2024, Buenos Aires, C1414CPV, Argentina
    Reprod Health 9:22. 2012
  5. pmc Home birth attendants in low income countries: who are they and what do they do?
    Ana Garces
    IMSALUD, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:34. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review of the impact of malaria prevention in pregnancy on low birth weight and maternal anemia
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 121:103-9. 2013
  7. pmc The MANDATE model for evaluating interventions to reduce postpartum hemorrhage
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, Research Triangle Institute, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 121:5-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint A conference report on prenatal corticosteroid use in low- and middle-income countries
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Research Triangle Institute, Durham 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 115:215-9. 2011
  9. pmc Communities, birth attendants and health facilities: a continuum of emergency maternal and newborn care (the Global Network's EmONC trial)
    Omrana Pasha
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:82. 2010
  10. pmc Complementary feeding: a Global Network cluster randomized controlled trial
    Nancy F Krebs
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Pediatr 11:4. 2011

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of vaginally administered chlorhexidine during labor to improve pregnancy outcomes
    Robert L Goldenberg
    Center for Research in Women s Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233 1602, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1139-46. 2006
    ..Our objective was to determine the potential for chlorhexidine used as a vaginal and neonatal wash to reduce adverse outcomes of pregnancy, especially in developing countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in pregnancy and associations with uteroplacental blood flow and fetal anthropometrics in Kenya
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Social, Statistical and Environmental Sciences, Research Triangle Institute, Durham, USA Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 126:78-82. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint First look: a cluster-randomized trial of ultrasound to improve pregnancy outcomes in low income country settings
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:73. 2014
    ..Whether or not ultrasound use will improve care and ultimately pregnancy outcomes in low-resource settings is unknown...
  4. pmc Antenatal corticosteroids trial in preterm births to increase neonatal survival in developing countries: study protocol
    Fernando Althabe
    Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy IECS, Dr Emilio Ravignani 2024, Buenos Aires, C1414CPV, Argentina
    Reprod Health 9:22. 2012
    ..There is currently no clear evidence about the safety of antenatal corticosteroid use for community-level births...
  5. pmc Home birth attendants in low income countries: who are they and what do they do?
    Ana Garces
    IMSALUD, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:34. 2012
    ..Nearly half the world's babies are born at home. We sought to evaluate the training, knowledge, skills, and access to medical equipment and testing for home birth attendants across 7 international sites...
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review of the impact of malaria prevention in pregnancy on low birth weight and maternal anemia
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 121:103-9. 2013
    ..Prevention with sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine (SP) during pregnancy has been recommended in malaria-endemic areas but concerns remain about its benefit...
  7. pmc The MANDATE model for evaluating interventions to reduce postpartum hemorrhage
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, Research Triangle Institute, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 121:5-9. 2013
    ..To create a comprehensive model of the comparative impact of various interventions on maternal, fetal, and neonatal (MFN) mortality...
  8. doi request reprint A conference report on prenatal corticosteroid use in low- and middle-income countries
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Research Triangle Institute, Durham 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 115:215-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the evidence for prenatal corticosteroid use in low- and middle-income countries and to make recommendations regarding implementation and further research...
  9. pmc Communities, birth attendants and health facilities: a continuum of emergency maternal and newborn care (the Global Network's EmONC trial)
    Omrana Pasha
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:82. 2010
    ..However, the effectiveness of emergency obstetric and neonatal care services has never been proven. Also unproven is the effectiveness of community mobilization and community birth attendant training to improve pregnancy outcomes...
  10. pmc Complementary feeding: a Global Network cluster randomized controlled trial
    Nancy F Krebs
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Pediatr 11:4. 2011
    ..Animal source foods in particular are cited as essential to achieve micronutrient requirements. The efficacy of the recommendation for regular meat consumption, however, has not been systematically evaluated...
  11. pmc Brain research to ameliorate impaired neurodevelopment--home-based intervention trial (BRAIN-HIT)
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, 5200 Lake Road, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:27. 2010
    ....
  12. pmc Reduced perinatal mortality following enhanced training of birth attendants in the Democratic Republic of Congo: a time-dependent effect
    Richard Matendo
    Kinshasa School of Public Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    BMC Med 9:93. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect on perinatal mortality of training birth attendants in a rural area of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) using two established programs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the educational impact of the WHO Essential Newborn Care course in Zambia
    E M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1135-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the World Health Organization (WHO) Essential Newborn Care (ENC) course in improving knowledge and skills of nurse midwives in low-risk delivery clinics in a developing country...
  14. pmc The global network: a prospective study of stillbirths in developing countries
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:247.e1-5. 2007
    ..Our goal was to determine stillbirth rates in a multisite population-based study in community settings in the developing world...
  15. ncbi request reprint Maternal mortality, stillbirth and measures of obstetric care in developing and developed countries
    E M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 96:139-46. 2007
    ..Because underlying causes of both outcomes appeared similar, the relationship between maternal mortality, stillbirth and three measures of obstetrical care were studied...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth in developing countries
    E M McClure
    Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:82-90. 2006
    ..To conduct a systematic review of the literature on stillbirths in developing countries...
  17. pmc Epidemiology of stillbirth in low-middle income countries: a Global Network Study
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Durham, NC, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1379-85. 2011
    ..To determine population-based stillbirth rates and to determine whether the timing and maturity of the stillbirths suggest a high proportion of potentially preventable deaths...
  18. ncbi request reprint Infection and stillbirth
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Global School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:182-9. 2009
    ..However, because infection-related stillbirth is uncommon in developed countries, and because those that do occur are caused by a wide variety of organisms, reducing this etiologic component of stillbirth much further will be difficult...
  19. pmc Stillbirth in developing countries: a review of causes, risk factors and prevention strategies
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:183-90. 2009
    ..To understand the rates, causes and risk factors for stillbirth in developing countries as well as the strategies that have been evaluated to reduce stillbirth...
  20. pmc The use of chlorhexidine to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity in low-resource settings
    E M McClure
    Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 97:89-94. 2007
    ..It also summarizes issues related to programmatic implementation...
  21. ncbi request reprint The association of parasitic infections in pregnancy and maternal and fetal anemia: a cohort study in coastal Kenya
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America Research Triangle Institute, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2724. 2014
    ..In this study, we determine the relative impact of helminthes and malaria on maternal anemia...
  22. pmc Classifying perinatal mortality using verbal autopsy: is there a role for nonphysicians?
    Cyril Engmann
    Departments of Pediatrics and Maternal Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Popul Health Metr 9:42. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  23. doi request reprint Training traditional birth attendants on the WHO Essential Newborn Care reduces perinatal mortality
    Ana Garces
    IMSALUD, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:593-7. 2012
    ....
  24. pmc Infectious causes of stillbirth: a clinical perspective
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology, Global School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:635-45. 2010
    ..Screening, prevention, and treatment of maternal infections are important to reduce stillbirth risk...
  25. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth and early neonatal mortality in rural Central Africa
    Cyril Engmann
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7596, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 105:112-7. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Clinical algorithms for the identification of sick newborns in community-based settings
    Beena D Kamath-Rayne
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Acta Paediatr 101:344-51. 2012
    ..Based on a comparison of relevant studies, we then identified the common, important clinical signs shown to be useful for the identification of at-risk newborns by health workers in community-based and low-resource settings...
  27. ncbi request reprint The relationship of intrapartum and antepartum stillbirth rates to measures of obstetric care in developed and developing countries
    Robert L Goldenberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:1303-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the relationship between intrapartum and antepartum stillbirths and various measures of obstetric care in developing and developed countries...
  28. pmc Stillbirths in an urban community in Pakistan
    Imtiaz Jehan
    Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:257.e1-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine stillbirth risk factors and gestational age at delivery in a prospective developing country birth cohort...
  29. ncbi request reprint Anemia prevalence and risk factors in pregnant women in an urban area of Pakistan
    Naila Baig-Ansari
    Program in International and Community Nutrition, Room 3252, Myer Hall, One Shields Ave, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 29:132-9. 2008
    ..Anemia affects almost two-thirds of pregnant women in developing countries and contributes to maternal morbidity and mortality and to low birthweight...