R Beigi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Influenza during pregnancy: a cause of serious infection in obstetrics
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases and Obstetric Specialties, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:914-26. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Clinical implications of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Divisions of Reproductive Infectious Diseases and Obstetric Specialties, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 23:82-6. 2011
  3. pmc Clinical review: Considerations for the triage of maternity care during an influenza pandemic--one institution's approach
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care 14:225. 2010
  4. pmc Economic value of seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccination during pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1784-92. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Acceptance of a pandemic avian influenza vaccine in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:341-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiologic and economic effect of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in obstetrics
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:983-91. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Pelvic inflammatory disease: new diagnostic criteria and treatment
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee Women s Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:777-93. 2003
  8. pmc High rate of severe fetal outcomes associated with maternal parvovirus b19 infection in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2008:524601. 2008
  9. pmc Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA colonization rates among gravidas admitted to labor and delivery: a pilot study
    R Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2007:70876. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokines, pregnancy, and bacterial vaginosis: comparison of levels of cervical cytokines in pregnant and nonpregnant women with bacterial vaginosis
    Richard H Beigi
    University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:1355-60. 2007

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Influenza during pregnancy: a cause of serious infection in obstetrics
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases and Obstetric Specialties, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:914-26. 2012
    ..Antiviral medications are indicated for both prophylaxis and treatment for suspected and/or confirmed influenza infection during pregnancy...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical implications of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Divisions of Reproductive Infectious Diseases and Obstetric Specialties, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 23:82-6. 2011
    ..This pattern has also been noted in obstetrics. This review will delineate the epidemiology and clinical implications of MRSA during pregnancy...
  3. pmc Clinical review: Considerations for the triage of maternity care during an influenza pandemic--one institution's approach
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care 14:225. 2010
    ..However, no current guidance considers the unique aspects of pregnant women and their unborn fetuses. An approach is suggested that may help guide facilities faced with these challenges...
  4. pmc Economic value of seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccination during pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1784-92. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint Acceptance of a pandemic avian influenza vaccine in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:341-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate acceptance of a pandemic avian influenza vaccine among obstetric patients and nonphysician obstetric office personnel...
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiologic and economic effect of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in obstetrics
    Richard H Beigi
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:983-91. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint Pelvic inflammatory disease: new diagnostic criteria and treatment
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee Women s Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:777-93. 2003
    ..As we learn more about the frequency and importance of subclinical PID, the true burden of upper genital tract infection upon reproductive age women continues to be elucidated...
  8. pmc High rate of severe fetal outcomes associated with maternal parvovirus b19 infection in pregnancy
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2008:524601. 2008
    ..To augment the understanding of parvovirus B19 infection in pregnancy with respect to maternal characteristics and their corresponding fetal outcomes...
  9. pmc Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA colonization rates among gravidas admitted to labor and delivery: a pilot study
    R Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2007:70876. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokines, pregnancy, and bacterial vaginosis: comparison of levels of cervical cytokines in pregnant and nonpregnant women with bacterial vaginosis
    Richard H Beigi
    University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:1355-60. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to compare, in pregnant versus nonpregnant women, endocervical proinflammatory-cytokine expression in response to bacterial vaginosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Enoxaparin for postpartum ovarian vein thrombosis. A case report
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:55-7. 2004
    ..We report a case of postpartum ovarian vein thrombosis managed with enoxaparin...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pandemic influenza and pregnancy: a call for preparedness planning
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1193-6. 2007
    ..In addition, suggestions for basic pandemic planning efforts are reviewed...
  13. pmc Antiviral medications for pregnant women for pandemic and seasonal influenza: an economic computer model
    Bruce Y Lee
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:971-80. 2009
    ..To estimate the economic value of administering antiviral medications to pregnant women who have come in contact with an infectious individual with influenza...
  14. doi request reprint The efficacy of retreatment with the same medication for early treatment failure of bacterial vaginosis
    Katherine E Bunge
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:711-3. 2009
    ..Cure rates after re-treatment were compared for two topical agents. The overall cure rate was 62%; rates between medications were comparable. Re-treatment with the same topical medication for early recurrence is an acceptable strategy...
  15. doi request reprint Pelvic inflammatory disease and tubo-ovarian abscess
    Susan M Lareau
    Division of Reproductive Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:693-708, vii. 2008
    ..Vigilance is required when caring for women who have PID to detect the presence of a TOA given the serious nature of the infection and the potential need for procedural intervention...
  16. doi request reprint Update on infectious diseases in adolescent gynecology
    Teresa Erb
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 21:135-43. 2008
  17. pmc Awareness of infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology among residents and residency directors
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2006:42967. 2006
    ..These findings can be incorporated into ongoing recruitment efforts for the subspecialty of infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with absence of H2O2-producing Lactobacillus among women with bacterial vaginosis
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:924-9. 2005
    ..Women with bacterial vaginosis have different microbiological profiles. Our objective was to identify risk factors for an absence of H(2)O(2)-producing lactobacilli among women with bacterial vaginosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vaginal yeast colonization in nonpregnant women: a longitudinal study
    Richard H Beigi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:926-30. 2004
    ..We sought to investigate the prevalence and risk factors for vaginal yeast colonization over a 1-year period...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance associated with the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
    Richard H Beigi
    MetroHealth Medical Center and Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Case Western Reserve University, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109 1998, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1124-9. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate antimicrobial susceptibility of vaginal anaerobic bacteria before and after treatment of bacterial vaginosis...
  21. doi request reprint Ethics of triage in the event of an influenza pandemic
    James Tabery
    Department of Philosophy and Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2:114-8. 2008
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