Peter F Schnatz

Summary

Affiliation: The Reading Hospital and Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The association between plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 concentrations, C-reactive protein levels, and coronary artery atherosclerosis in postmenopausal monkeys
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:1074-80. 2012
  2. pmc Coronary artery vitamin D receptor expression and plasma concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D: their association with atherosclerosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:967-73. 2012
  3. pmc The quantification of vitamin D receptors in coronary arteries and their association with atherosclerosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, United States
    Maturitas 73:143-7. 2012
  4. pmc Response to an adequate dietary intake of vitamin D3 modulates the effect of estrogen therapy on bone density
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:858-64. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effects of age at first pregnancy and breast-feeding on the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 17:1161-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Osteoporosis screening and treatment guidelines: are they being followed?
    Peter F Schnatz
    The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Department of OBGYN, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:1072-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction, depression, and anxiety among patients of an inner-city menopause clinic
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1843-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Assessment of postmenopausal women and significant risk factors for osteoporosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:591-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The association of breast arterial calcification and coronary heart disease
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:233-41. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology and breast disease: what is the association?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 15:189-94. 2011

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Publications33

  1. pmc The association between plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 concentrations, C-reactive protein levels, and coronary artery atherosclerosis in postmenopausal monkeys
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:1074-80. 2012
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  2. pmc Coronary artery vitamin D receptor expression and plasma concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D: their association with atherosclerosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:967-73. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze coronary artery vitamin D receptor (VDR) expression, the plasma concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25OHD3), and their relationship with coronary artery atherosclerosis...
  3. pmc The quantification of vitamin D receptors in coronary arteries and their association with atherosclerosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, United States
    Maturitas 73:143-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether there is an association between the expression of VDRs in coronary arteries and the extent of diet-induced atherosclerosis...
  4. pmc Response to an adequate dietary intake of vitamin D3 modulates the effect of estrogen therapy on bone density
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:858-64. 2012
    ..This study analyzed associations between plasma vitamin D(3) (25OHD(3)) and bone mineral density (BMD) and whether the effects of conjugated equine estrogens (CEE) on BMD are modulated by 25OHD(3)...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of age at first pregnancy and breast-feeding on the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 17:1161-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze previous pregnancies and/or breast-feeding and their association with OPS...
  6. doi request reprint Osteoporosis screening and treatment guidelines: are they being followed?
    Peter F Schnatz
    The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Department of OBGYN, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:1072-8. 2011
    ..In addition, we sought to determine whether they were receiving appropriate interventions, based on published guidelines...
  7. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction, depression, and anxiety among patients of an inner-city menopause clinic
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1843-9. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the prevalence of female sexual dysfunction (FSD) in a sample comprising women of mostly Hispanic descent and low socioeconomic status (SES)...
  8. doi request reprint Assessment of postmenopausal women and significant risk factors for osteoporosis
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:591-6. 2010
    ..Our results also suggest that a history of pregnancy and breast-feeding protects against the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis, especially in women aged 49 to 54...
  9. doi request reprint The association of breast arterial calcification and coronary heart disease
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:233-41. 2011
    ..To estimate whether mammography can be an early, valid tool for predicting the development of coronary heart disease (CHD) in women...
  10. doi request reprint Atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology and breast disease: what is the association?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 15:189-94. 2011
    ..To determine whether metastatic mammary carcinoma can be detected on cervical cytology in patients with atypical glandular cells (AGCs)...
  11. pmc Identification of a mechanism for increased cardiovascular risk among individuals with low vitamin D concentrations
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:994-1000. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the plasma concentrations of vitamin D and its association with plasma lipid profiles...
  12. doi request reprint The association of breast disease and atypical glandular cells on cervical cytology
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:67-72. 2011
    ..This study seeks to determine whether an association exists between atypical glandular cells (AGC) on cervical cytology and breast disease...
  13. doi request reprint A prospective analysis of the association between cardiovascular disease and depression in middle-aged women
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 18:1096-100. 2011
    ..Because no simple depression instrument for use by general practitioners has been shown to predict CHD, the objective of this study was to evaluate whether such a questionnaire could predict CHD...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence of the human papillomavirus in an inner-city indigent population with previously normal Pap tests
    Joelene Werden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:287-92. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in our inner-city indigent population (clinic population) of women with previously normal Pap tests and to identify any associated risk factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Breast arterial calcifications (BACs) found on screening mammography and their association with cardiovascular disease
    Michelle A Rotter
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 15:276-81. 2008
    ..This study correlated mammographically detected BACs with coronary artery disease (CAD) risk factors and a history of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD), estimating the relative risk of ASCVD in patients with BACs...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patient choice: comparing criteria for selecting an obstetrician-gynecologist based on image, gender, and professional attributes
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:548.e1-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare gender, humanistic qualities or technical competence (HQTC), and age when an obstetrician-gynecologist is selected...
  17. ncbi request reprint The ObGyn clerkship: are students denied the opportunity to provide patient care and what is the role of gender?
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of OBGYN, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
    Conn Med 76:231-6. 2012
    ..We sought to study the frequency, and reasons that third-year medical students on an ObGyn clerkship are denied the opportunity to be involved in patient care...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence of high-risk cervical human papillomavirus and squamous intraepithelial lesion in Nigeria
    VerĂ³nica Maria Pimentel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 17:203-9. 2013
    ..Our objective was to estimate the prevalence of high-risk HPV and associated squamous intraepithelial lesions (SILs) in Nigeria...
  19. doi request reprint The next generation of menopause providers: are medical students being properly prepared?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 15:871-4. 2008
    ..To identify the percentage of students who thought that they were exposed to the clinical management of menopause compared with other obstetrical and gynecological procedures and topics...
  20. doi request reprint Cervical polyps in postmenopausal women: is there a difference in risk?
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    Menopause 16:524-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate cervical polyps and assess whether postmenopausal women are at higher risk for abnormalities than their premenopausal counterparts...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relative importance of gender in patients' selection of an obstetrics and gynecology provider
    Matthew W Guile
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of OBGYN, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Conn Med 71:325-32. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Menopausal medicine clinic: an innovative approach to enhancing the effectiveness of medical education
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA 19612 6052, USA
    Menopause 19:1092-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a menopause clinic to enhance trainees' medical knowledge...
  23. doi request reprint The prevalence of cervical HPV and cytological abnormalities in association with reproductive factors of rural Nigerian women
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:279-85. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) and cytological abnormalities while addressing demographic and reproductive variables in a sample of rural Nigerian patients...
  24. doi request reprint Menopause practitioner perspective on the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Task Force report on atypical femoral fracture
    Bruce Ettinger
    From the 1Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 2Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA and 3Departments of ObGyn and Medicine, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA Departments of ObGyn and Internal Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
    Menopause 20:1092-7. 2013
    ..5%. During her most recent gynecology visit, she expressed concern about unusual femoral fractures being linked to long-term use of alendronate. She asks if there is reason for her to stop using this drug...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy is associated with a lower prevalence of breast arterial calcification on mammography
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Maturitas 57:154-60. 2007
    ..To bring further understanding to the relationship between hormonal therapy (HT) and breast arterial calcification (BAC)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dysplasia and malignancy in endocervical polyps
    Catherine E Berzolla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1317-21. 2007
    ..The objective was to estimate the prevalence of malignancy or dysplasia in cervical polyps...
  27. doi request reprint Reasons and principles for starting an obstetrics and gynecology scholars group
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:953-8. 2008
  28. doi request reprint The North American Menopause Society: from abstract to publication
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06102, USA
    Menopause 15:996-1001. 2008
    ..After presenting an abstract, the goal is to publish the research as a full-length article. The objective for this study was to determine the publication rate of abstracts presented at NAMS meetings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Qualities and attributes desired in menopause clinicians
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Maturitas 56:184-9. 2007
    ..To assess the qualities and attributes desired in menopause clinicians...
  30. doi request reprint The safety of direct trocar versus Veress needle for laparoscopic entry: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Xuezhi Jiang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, Pennsylvania 19612 6052, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:362-70. 2012
    ..This study assessed the safety of direct trocar insertion (DTI) versus Veress needle followed by primary trocar insertion (VN)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of menopause symptoms in a clinic population
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Menopause 12:623-9. 2005
    ..It is important to know whether current data regarding menopause symptoms are applicable to all women seeking care...
  32. ncbi request reprint A unique faith-based medical organization: the Christian Medical Fellowship
    Peter F Schnatz
    Department of OBGYN, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
    Conn Med 72:345-50. 2008
    ..We look to the future with anticipation, as we continue to bridge the gap between faith and the science of medicine...
  33. doi request reprint Chronic lymphocytic leukemia presenting with localized gynecologic symptoms
    Alexandra Mainiero
    Department of OBGYN, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 14:63-4. 2010
    ..We were unable to find previous reports of early CLL disease presenting with gynecologic symptoms. This report seeks to alert gynecologists of their potential role in identifying CLL patients...