A B Caughey

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound screening of fetuses at increased risk for Down syndrome: how many missed diagnoses?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94080, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:22-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Chorionic villus sampling compared with amniocentesis and the difference in the rate of pregnancy loss
    Aaron B Caughey
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:612-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of prenatal diagnosis: methodological issues and concerns
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:11-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Forceps compared with vacuum: rates of neonatal and maternal morbidity
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 132, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:908-12. 2005
  5. pmc Measuring perinatal complications: methodologic issues related to gestational age
    Aaron B Caughey
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:18. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal complications of pregnancy increase beyond 40 weeks of gestation in low-risk women
    A B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Perinatol 26:540-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity, weight loss, and pregnancy outcomes
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 368:1136-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Nuchal translucency screening: how do women actually utilize the results?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Prenat Diagn 27:119-23. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Perceived risk of prenatal diagnostic procedure-related miscarriage and Down syndrome among pregnant women
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:333.e1-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Postterm pregnancy: how can we improve outcomes?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:715-24. 2008

Detail Information

Publications89

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound screening of fetuses at increased risk for Down syndrome: how many missed diagnoses?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94080, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:22-7. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Chorionic villus sampling compared with amniocentesis and the difference in the rate of pregnancy loss
    Aaron B Caughey
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:612-6. 2006
    ..To compare loss rates following amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling (CVS) over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of prenatal diagnosis: methodological issues and concerns
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:11-8. 2005
    ..Understanding the methodology and salient issues of CEA is critical for researchers, editors and clinicians to accurately interpret results of the growing body of cost-effectiveness studies in prenatal diagnosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Forceps compared with vacuum: rates of neonatal and maternal morbidity
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 132, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:908-12. 2005
    ..To compare perinatal outcomes between forceps- and vacuum-assisted deliveries. Our hypothesis was that the force vectors achieved in forceps delivery will lead to fewer shoulder dystocias, but greater perineal lacerations...
  5. pmc Measuring perinatal complications: methodologic issues related to gestational age
    Aaron B Caughey
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:18. 2007
    ..The current paper explores how perinatal complications are reported and how they might differ when different denominators, numerators, and comparison groups are utilized...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal complications of pregnancy increase beyond 40 weeks of gestation in low-risk women
    A B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Perinatol 26:540-5. 2006
    ..We sought to determine when rates of maternal pregnancy complications increase for low-risk nulliparous and multiparous women at term...
  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity, weight loss, and pregnancy outcomes
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 368:1136-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Nuchal translucency screening: how do women actually utilize the results?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Prenat Diagn 27:119-23. 2007
    ..To examine how women use the nuchal translucency (NT) risk adjustment in decision-making for invasive prenatal diagnosis...
  9. doi request reprint Perceived risk of prenatal diagnostic procedure-related miscarriage and Down syndrome among pregnant women
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:333.e1-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to identify correlates of perceived risk of carrying a Down syndrome-affected fetus or experiencing a procedure-related miscarriage among a diverse group of pregnant women...
  10. doi request reprint Postterm pregnancy: how can we improve outcomes?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:715-24. 2008
    ..Management of such pregnancies may include induction of labor and fetal antenatal monitoring. Individual patient management should involve careful counseling regarding the risks and benefits of each of the components of care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: elective induction of labor versus expectant management of pregnancy
    Aaron B Caughey
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:252-63, W53-63. 2009
    ..The rates of induction of labor and elective induction of labor are increasing. Whether elective induction of labor improves outcomes or simply leads to greater complications and health care costs is commonly debated in the literature...
  12. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of Down syndrome screening paradigms
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Clin Lab Med 30:629-42. 2010
    ..Understanding the methodology and salient issues of cost-effectiveness analysis is critical for researchers, editors, and clinicians to accurately interpret results of the growing body of cost-effectiveness studies in prenatal diagnosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal ethnicity, paternal ethnicity, and parental ethnic discordance: predictors of preeclampsia
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:156-61. 2005
    ..To examine the association of maternal and paternal ethnicity as well as parental ethnic discordance with preeclampsia...
  14. ncbi request reprint The association between persistent occiput posterior position and neonatal outcomes
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:837-44. 2006
    ..To examine the effect of persistent occiput posterior position on neonatal outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of the use of the isolated echogenic intracardiac focus as a screen for Down syndrome in women under the age of 35 years
    A B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:1021-7. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the public health impact of the routine offering of amniocentesis to women under the age of 35 years who have an isolated fetal echogenic intracardiac focus on second trimester ultrasound scan...
  16. ncbi request reprint How long is too long: Does a prolonged second stage of labor in nulliparous women affect maternal and neonatal outcomes?
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Services, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:933-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine maternal and neonatal outcomes in relation to lengthening intervals of the second stage of labor...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neonatal complications of term pregnancy: rates by gestational age increase in a continuous, not threshold, fashion
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reporductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:185-90. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether, when, and how rates of short-term neonatal complications increase beyond 37 weeks of gestation...
  18. pmc Impending macrosomia: will induction of labour modify the risk of caesarean delivery?
    Y W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    BJOG 119:402-9. 2012
    ..To compare the annual incidence rates of caesarean delivery between induction of labour and expectant management in the setting of macrosomia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gestational weight gain and adverse neonatal outcome among term infants
    Naomi E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:635-43. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between gestational weight gain and adverse neonatal outcomes among infants born at term (37 weeks or more)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and obstetric complications associated with macrosomia
    N E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:220-6. 2004
    ..Macrosomia is associated with adverse maternal outcomes. The objective of this study was to characterize the epidemiology of macrosomia and related maternal complications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Meconium-stained amniotic fluid is associated with puerperal infections
    Susan H Tran
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:746-50. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether meconium-stained amniotic fluid is associated with puerperal infection and whether the quality of the meconium is further associated with this risk...
  22. pmc Perinatal morbidity associated with late preterm deliveries compared with deliveries between 37 and 40 weeks of gestation
    Y W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0132, USA
    BJOG 118:1446-54. 2011
    ..To estimate the risk of short-term complications in neonates born between 34 and 36 weeks of gestation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Duration of the second stage of labor in multiparous women: maternal and neonatal outcomes
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:585.e1-6. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to examine perinatal outcomes associated with the second stage of labor in multiparous women...
  24. ncbi request reprint The interrelationship between ethnicity and obesity on obstetric outcomes
    Gladys A Ramos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1089-93. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the interrelationship between ethnicity and obesity on obstetric outcomes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does length of labor vary by maternal age?
    Mara B Greenberg
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:428.e1-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine lengths of first and second stages of labor across maternal age groups to determine whether different norms should be established...
  26. pmc Maternal and obstetric complications of pregnancy are associated with increasing gestational age at term
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:155.e1-6. 2007
    ..We sought to estimate when rates of maternal pregnancy complications increase beyond 37 weeks of gestation...
  27. pmc First-trimester combined screening: experience with an instant results approach
    Mary E Norton
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:606.e1-5; discussion 606.e5. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to assess an instant results protocol for first-trimester combined screening...
  28. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes in low-risk term pregnancies: do they differ by week of gestation?
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:370.e1-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to examine whether the risk of perinatal complications increases with increasing gestational age among term pregnancies...
  29. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in the prevalence of placenta previa
    L H Kim
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive, Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 32:260-4. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the prevalence of placenta previa among different racial and ethnic groups...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ethnic variation in the prevalence of echogenic intracardiac foci and the association with Down syndrome
    S H Tran
    Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:158-61. 2005
    ..To determine whether the prevalence of fetal echogenic intracardiac foci (EIF) differs according to maternal ethnicity...
  31. doi request reprint Is preeclampsia associated with an increased risk of cesarean delivery if labor is induced?
    Lena Heesun Kim
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0132, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:383-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether preeclampsia is associated with an increased risk of cesarean delivery if labor is induced...
  32. ncbi request reprint Induction of labor and cesarean delivery by gestational age
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:700-5. 2006
    ..We sought to examine the association between IOL at various gestational ages and CD, accounting for the effect of increased gestational age among the comparison group who were managed expectantly...
  33. ncbi request reprint History of miscarriage and increased incidence of fetal aneuploidy in subsequent pregnancy
    Katherine Bianco
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1098-102. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between history of spontaneous abortion and aneuploidy in a subsequent pregnancy...
  34. doi request reprint Factors and outcomes associated with longer latency in preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Natali Aziz
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:821-5. 2008
    ..To examine factors and outcomes associated with latency in preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Women with one elevated 3-hour glucose tolerance test value: are they at risk for adverse perinatal outcomes?
    G Blake McLaughlin
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:e16-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether women with one elevated value of the 3-hour glucose tolerance test are at increased risk for adverse perinatal outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint First- and second-trimester evaluation of risk for Down syndrome
    Robert H Ball
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:10-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the differences in costs and outcomes of Down syndrome screening using data from the First and Second Trimester Evaluation of Risk (FASTER) Trial...
  37. doi request reprint The association between persistent fetal occiput posterior position and perinatal outcomes: an example of propensity score and covariate distance matching
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:656-63. 2010
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes among different Asian-American subgroups
    Luchin F Wong
    Department of Obsetrics and Gynecology, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:382.e1-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate the differences in perinatal outcomes between various Asian ethnic subgroups at a national level...
  39. pmc First- vs second-trimester ultrasound: the effect on pregnancy dating and perinatal outcomes
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:703.e1-5; discussion 703.e5-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to examine the effect of first-trimester obstetric ultrasound (OBUS) on the measurement of the effect of complications ascribed to postterm pregnancies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Associated factors and outcomes of persistent occiput posterior position: A retrospective cohort study from 1976 to 2001
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:563-8. 2006
    ..To identify maternal and fetal risk factors associated with persistent occiput posterior position at delivery, and to examine the association of occiput posterior position with subsequent obstetric outcomes...
  41. doi request reprint Diagnosis and morbidity of placenta accreta
    T F Esakoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 37:324-7. 2011
    ..To examine the diagnostic precision of ultrasound examination for placenta accreta in women with placenta previa and to compare the morbidity associated with accreta to that of previa alone...
  42. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes: diagnosis and management
    Y W Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Perinatol 28:657-64. 2008
    ..To review the diagnosis and management of gestational diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Perinatal outcomes among Asian American and Pacific Islander women
    Anjali K Rao
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:834-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine perinatal outcomes between Asian American and Pacific Islander subgroups...
  44. ncbi request reprint Face presentation: predictors and delivery route
    Brian L Shaffer
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:e10-2. 2006
    ..We sought to identify associated characteristics of face presentation and to examine factors that were associated with mode of delivery in the setting of face presentation...
  45. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes among Asian-white interracial couples
    Michael J Nystrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:385.e1-5. 2008
    ..To investigate whether perinatal outcomes among interracial Asian-white couples are different than among Asian-Asian and white-white couples...
  46. ncbi request reprint When should women with placenta previa be delivered? A decision analysis
    Marya G Zlatnik
    Center for Clinical and Policy Perinatal Research, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Reprod Med 55:373-81. 2010
    ..To determine the optimal gestational age of delivery for women with placenta previa by accounting for both neonatal and maternal outcomes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Placenta previa and the risk of preterm delivery
    Marya G Zlatnik
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:719-23. 2007
    ..We aimed to quantify the risk of preterm delivery and maternal and neonatal morbidities associated with placenta previa...
  48. ncbi request reprint Cost of transferring one through five embryos per in vitro fertilization cycle from various payor perspectives
    Sarah E Little
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:593-601. 2006
    ..We sought to examine the costs of transferring one through five embryos per in vitro fertilization cycle from each of three perspectives: society, the infertile couple, and the insurer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Nuchal translucency and first trimester biochemical markers for down syndrome screening: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1239-45. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to perform a cost-effectiveness analysis that compared the first- and second- trimester screening tools for Down syndrome...
  50. doi request reprint Increased neonatal mortality among normal-weight births beyond 41 weeks of gestation in California
    Tim A Bruckner
    Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:421.e1-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether postterm gestational age increases the risk of neonatal mortality...
  51. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in perineal, vaginal and cervical lacerations
    Linda M Hopkins
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:455-9. 2005
    ..To determine if variation exists between ethnicities for risk of perineal, vaginal, and cervical laceration at vaginal delivery...
  52. doi request reprint Length of the first stage of labor and associated perinatal outcomes in nulliparous women
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1127-35. 2010
    ..To estimate whether length of the first stage of labor is associated with adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes...
  53. ncbi request reprint Variation in the decision to terminate pregnancy in the setting of fetal aneuploidy
    Brian L Shaffer
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:667-71. 2006
    ..To investigate the rate of pregnancy termination for various fetal aneuploidies, and to evaluate predictors of this choice...
  54. ncbi request reprint Complications of term pregnancies beyond 37 weeks of gestation
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:57-62. 2004
    ..To estimate when rates of pregnancy complications increase beyond 37 weeks of gestation...
  55. ncbi request reprint Assessment of demand for prenatal diagnostic testing using willingness to pay
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0132, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:539-45. 2004
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint What is the best measure of maternal complications of term pregnancy: ongoing pregnancies or pregnancies delivered?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94080, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1047-52. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether rates of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy increase beyond 37 weeks of gestation and to address how best to analyze these rates...
  57. ncbi request reprint Gestational weight gain, macrosomia, and risk of cesarean birth in nondiabetic nulliparas
    Naomi E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:671-7. 2004
    ..To examine how the association between excessive weight gain and cesarean birth is modified by infant birth weight in nondiabetic women...
  58. doi request reprint The use of ultrasound to detect small-for-gestational-age infants in patients with elevated human chorionic gonadotropin on maternal serum screening
    Tamera Hatfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:173-80. 2010
    ..A sonographic estimated fetal weight > or = 75th percentile appears to be a safe cutoff to rule out all fetuses at risk for SGA...
  59. ncbi request reprint Transabdominal cerclage: can we predict who fails?
    Andrea L Fick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1080, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:63-7. 2007
    ..To examine the outcome of pregnancies in women with transabdominal cerclage (TAC) and to determine whether aspects of the obstetric history predict failure...
  60. doi request reprint Early-onset preeclampsia and neonatal outcomes
    Angie C Jelin
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:389-92. 2010
    ..To evaluate the neonatal outcomes of infants delivered to mothers with early-onset preeclampsia...
  61. doi request reprint The association between the length of first stage of labor, mode of delivery, and perinatal outcomes in women undergoing induction of labor
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:477.e1-7. 2009
    ..To estimate the association between the lengths of the first stage of labor, mode of delivery, and perinatal outcomes in women undergoing labor induction...
  62. ncbi request reprint Perinatal outcomes after successful and failed trials of labor after cesarean delivery
    Yasser Y El-Sayed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:583.e1-5; discussion 583.e5. 2007
    ..To compare maternal and neonatal outcomes after successful and failed trials of labor after cesarean in women at term, excluding uterine ruptures, and to examine predictors of successful and failed trials of labor...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index and the length of gestation at term
    Naomi E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:378.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) and length of gestation at term...
  64. doi request reprint Effect of magnesium sulfate exposure on term neonates
    M B Greenberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94110, USA
    J Perinatol 33:188-93. 2013
    ..To compare neonatal intensive care unit and special care unit (NICU) admission rates between term neonates exposed to antenatal magnesium sulfate (MS) and those unexposed...
  65. ncbi request reprint Labor after previous cesarean: influence of prior indication and parity
    T D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 95:913-6. 2000
    ..To determine whether the risk of cesarean for women who had trials of labor after one prior cesarean differs from that of nulliparas overall and by indications for those cesareans...
  66. ncbi request reprint Chilean women's preferences regarding mode of delivery: which do they prefer and why?
    A C E Angeja
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    BJOG 113:1253-8. 2006
    ..Caesarean section rates in Chile are reported to be as high as 60% in some populations. The purpose of this study was to determine pregnant Chilean women's preferences towards mode of delivery...
  67. doi request reprint Quality and equality in obstetric care: racial and ethnic differences in caesarean section delivery rates
    Allison S Bryant
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:454-62. 2009
    ..Disparities in risk-adjusted CS should be considered as a quality metric for obstetric care, whether at the national, state, hospital or provider level...
  68. ncbi request reprint Are there ethnic differences in the length of labor?
    Mara B Greenberg
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:743-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the lengths of the first and second stages of labor among different racial/ethnic groups to determine whether different norms should be established...
  69. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fetal position and ethnicity with shoulder dystocia and birth injury
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:856-62. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine factors associated with the occurrence of shoulder dystocia and subsequent perinatal outcomes...
  70. ncbi request reprint Prolonged pregnancy: when should we intervene?
    Errol R Norwitz
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:547-57. 2007
    ..For these reasons, the authors favor a policy of routine induction of labor for low-risk pregnancies at 41 weeks' gestation...
  71. doi request reprint Carpenter-Coustan criteria compared with the national diabetes data group thresholds for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:326-32. 2009
    ..To examine perinatal outcomes in women who would meet the diagnostic criteria for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) according to the Carpenter and Coustan but not by the National Diabetes Data Group (NDDG) thresholds...
  72. ncbi request reprint Delivery strategies for women with a previous classic cesarean delivery: a decision analysis
    Naomi E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1203-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare four strategies for treating patients with a previous classic cesarean delivery by medical outcomes and quality-adjusted life years...
  73. doi request reprint A community-based study of acne-related health preferences in adolescents
    Cynthia L Chen
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:988-94. 2008
    ..To examine preferences for acne-related outcomes in adolescents...
  74. ncbi request reprint Glucose challenge test: screening threshold for gestational diabetes mellitus and associated outcomes
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0132, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:903-8. 2007
    ..To examine whether women with an 1-hour 50-g glucose challenge test (GCT) for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) between 120 and 140 mg/dL and >or=140 mg/dL are at risk of perinatal complications...
  75. doi request reprint Selective laser photocoagulation versus serial amniodrainage for the treatment of twin-twin transfusion syndrome: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    A O Odibo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Perinatol 29:543-7. 2009
    ..To compare the cost-effectiveness of selective laser photocoagulation (SLP) with serial amniodrainage (AD) in the treatment of twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS)...
  76. doi request reprint Single- versus double-layer hysterotomy closure at primary caesarean delivery and bladder adhesions
    Y J Blumenfeld
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BJOG 117:690-4. 2010
    ..To determine the association between single-layer (one running suture) and double-layer (second layer or imbricating suture) hysterotomy closure at primary caesarean delivery and subsequent adhesion formation...
  77. ncbi request reprint Role of patient education level in predicting macrosomia among women with gestational diabetes mellitus
    J H Chung
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 26:328-32. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of education level in predicting the risk of macrosomia among women with gestational diabetes mellitus...
  78. ncbi request reprint Manual rotation of the fetal occiput: predictors of success and delivery
    Brian L Shaffer
    Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:e7-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to define predictors of successful rotation and rate of cesarean delivery after manual rotation of the fetal occiput from occiput posterior or transverse position...
  79. ncbi request reprint Are women who are treated for hypothyroidism at risk for pregnancy complications?
    Tina O Tan
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:e1-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the outcomes that are associated with pregnancy and treated hypothyroidism...
  80. ncbi request reprint Obstetric outcomes in women with sonographically identified uterine leiomyomata
    G Iram Qidwai
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:376-82. 2006
    ..To examine the association between leiomyomata and complications during pregnancy, delivery, and the puerperium...
  81. ncbi request reprint Unequal placental sharing and birth weight discordance in monochorionic diamniotic twins
    Andrea L Fick
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:178-83. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the association between unequal placental sharing and birth weight discordance in monochorionic/diamniotic twin pregnancies...
  82. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of prenatal population-based fragile X carrier screening
    Thomas J Musci
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1905-12; discussion 1912-5. 2005
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness of a widespread prenatal population-based fragile X carrier screening program...
  83. ncbi request reprint The association of maternal age and symptomatic uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery
    Thomas D Shipp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:585-8. 2002
    ..To estimate whether maternal age is associated with a symptomatic uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery...
  84. pmc The impact of the active management of risk in pregnancy at term on birth outcomes: a randomized clinical trial
    James M Nicholson
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:511.e1-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare birth outcomes that result from the active management of risk in pregnancy at term (AMOR-IPAT) to those outcomes that result from standard management...
  85. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for repeat courses of antenatal corticosteroids: a decision analysis
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0550, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1221-6; discussion 1226-9. 2002
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  86. ncbi request reprint Level and volume of neonatal intensive care and mortality in very-low-birth-weight infants
    Ciaran S Phibbs
    Health Economics Resource Center and the Center for Health Care Evaluation, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:2165-75. 2007
    ..We examined differences in neonatal mortality among infants with very low birth weight (below 1500 g) among NICUs with various levels of care and different volumes of very-low-birth-weight infants...
  87. ncbi request reprint CPAP for the prevention of pre-eclampsia: is this a clinically promising intervention?
    Aaron B Caughey
    Sleep Med 9:1-2. 2007
  88. ncbi request reprint Weight gain and spontaneous preterm birth: the role of race or ethnicity and previous preterm birth
    Naomi E Stotland
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, California 94110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1448-55. 2006
    ..To study how the relationship between gestational weight gain and spontaneous preterm birth interacts with maternal race or ethnicity and previous preterm birth status...
  89. ncbi request reprint Poor sleep in pregnancy and mode of delivery
    Aaron B Caughey
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1286; author reply 1286-7. 2005