Maged M Costantine

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Customized versus population approach for evaluation of fetal overgrowth
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:565-72. 2013
  2. pmc Population versus customized fetal growth norms and adverse outcomes in an intrapartum cohort
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:335-41. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in neuroprotection and oxidative stress genes and neurodevelopmental outcomes after preterm birth
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:542-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The first cesarean: role of "fetal distress" diagnosis
    Maged M Costantine
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Semin Perinatol 36:379-83. 2012
  5. pmc Transgenerational effect of fetal programming on vascular phenotype and reactivity in endothelial nitric oxide synthase knockout mouse model
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0144, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:250.e1-7. 2008
  6. pmc Umbilical cord blood biomarkers of neurologic injury and the risk of cerebral palsy or infant death
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 29:917-22. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Antenatal exposure to magnesium sulfate and neuroprotection in preterm infants
    Maged M Costantine
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:351-66, xi. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Does information available at delivery improve the accuracy of predicting vaginal birth after cesarean? Validation of the published models in an independent patient cohort
    Maged M Costantine
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:293-8. 2011
  9. pmc Effects of antenatal exposure to magnesium sulfate on neuroprotection and mortality in preterm infants: a meta-analysis
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:354-64. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Using pravastatin to improve the vascular reactivity in a mouse model of soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1-induced preeclampsia
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:114-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Customized versus population approach for evaluation of fetal overgrowth
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:565-72. 2013
    ..To compare the ability of customized versus normalized population fetal growth norms in identifying neonates at risk for adverse perinatal outcomes (APOs) associated with fetal overgrowth and gestational diabetes (GDM)...
  2. pmc Population versus customized fetal growth norms and adverse outcomes in an intrapartum cohort
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:335-41. 2013
    ..To compare population versus customized fetal growth norms in identifying neonates at risk for adverse outcomes (APO) associated with small for gestational age (SGA)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in neuroprotection and oxidative stress genes and neurodevelopmental outcomes after preterm birth
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:542-50. 2012
    ..To estimate the associations between polymorphisms in neuronal homeostasis, neuroprotection, and oxidative stress candidate genes and neurodevelopmental disability...
  4. doi request reprint The first cesarean: role of "fetal distress" diagnosis
    Maged M Costantine
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Semin Perinatol 36:379-83. 2012
    ..To be realistic in any attempt to lower the current cesarean rate, we must address the inherent limitations in our current EFM methods...
  5. pmc Transgenerational effect of fetal programming on vascular phenotype and reactivity in endothelial nitric oxide synthase knockout mouse model
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0144, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:250.e1-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate the transgenerational effect of fetal vascular programming..
  6. pmc Umbilical cord blood biomarkers of neurologic injury and the risk of cerebral palsy or infant death
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 29:917-22. 2011
    ..In conclusion, cord blood S100B level may be associated with CP, but this association was not significant after controlling for GA and MgSO(4) treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Antenatal exposure to magnesium sulfate and neuroprotection in preterm infants
    Maged M Costantine
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:351-66, xi. 2011
    ..More importantly. this benefit has been achieved without increasing the risk of perinatal mortality...
  8. doi request reprint Does information available at delivery improve the accuracy of predicting vaginal birth after cesarean? Validation of the published models in an independent patient cohort
    Maged M Costantine
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:293-8. 2011
    ..We validated the proposed VBAC prediction model in an independent cohort. Incorporating information available at delivery improves its accuracy...
  9. pmc Effects of antenatal exposure to magnesium sulfate on neuroprotection and mortality in preterm infants: a meta-analysis
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:354-64. 2009
    ..To review the evidence regarding neuroprotective effects of antenatal exposure to magnesium sulfate...
  10. doi request reprint Using pravastatin to improve the vascular reactivity in a mouse model of soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1-induced preeclampsia
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:114-20. 2010
    ..To estimate the effects of pravastatin on the altered vascular function in a mouse model of preeclampsia induced by overexpression of soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 (sFlt-1)...
  11. doi request reprint Validation of the prediction model for success of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1029-33. 2009
    ..To validate a previously developed vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) prediction model using a patient cohort different than that from which it was derived...
  12. doi request reprint Population standards of birth weight underestimate fetal growth abnormalities in diabetic pregnancies
    Benjamin A Kase
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:147-52. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Effect of maternal body mass index on in vitro response to tocolytics in term myometrium
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:261.e1-5. 2010
    ..We sought to investigate the effect of body mass index (BMI) on in vitro response to tocolytics...
  14. pmc In vitro myometrial contractility profiles of different pharmacological agents used for induction of labor
    Giuseppe Chioss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0144, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:699-704. 2012
    ..To investigate the effects of different pharmacological induction agents on myometrial contractility...
  15. pmc Effect of age and gender on the progression of adult vascular dysfunction in a mouse model of fetal programming lacking endothelial nitric oxide synthase
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TexasTX 77555, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 301:H297-305. 2011
    ..Our findings provide some hope that at least the first seven postnatal weeks may be an appropriate therapeutic window to prevent cardiovascular disease later in life...
  16. pmc The effects of prostaglandin E1 and prostaglandin E2 on in vitro myometrial contractility and uterine structure
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0144, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:615-22. 2012
    ..To estimate the effects of prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) and E2 (PGE2) on myometrial contractility and structure in vitro...
  17. pmc Effect of intrauterine fetal programming on response to postnatal shaker stress in endothelial nitric oxide knockout mouse model
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:301.e1-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether the intrauterine environment affects the postnatal vascular response to stress in a model of fetal programming induced by endothelial nitric oxide synthase deficiency...
  18. doi request reprint Excessive gestational weight gain in women with gestational and pregestational diabetes
    Benjamin A Kase
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:761-6. 2011
    ..56 to 2.35) and had similar associations with both pregestational DM and GDM. Although excessive GWG was common in our diabetic population, it was not associated with an increased rate of adverse perinatal outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of pravastatin on mediators of vascular function in a mouse model of soluble Fms-like tyrosine kinase-1-induced preeclampsia
    Karin A Fox
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:366.e1-5. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate the mechanisms of action by which pravastatin improves vascular reactivity in a mouse model of preeclampsia induced by overexpression of soluble Fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 (sFlt)-1...
  20. doi request reprint High risk human papillomavirus at entry to prenatal care and risk of preeclampsia
    Mollie McDonnold
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:138.e1-5. 2014
    ..To determine the association between high-risk human papillomavirus (HR-HPV) and preeclampsia...
  21. doi request reprint Effects of pravastatin on angiogenic and placental hypoxic imbalance in a mouse model of preeclampsia
    Antonio F Saad
    1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Reprod Sci 21:138-45. 2014
    ..Hence, Pra prevents the rise in circulating antiangiogenic factors in a mouse model of preeclampsia. Statins may represent a novel approach to prevention of preeclampsia. ..
  22. doi request reprint Intervention for fetal distress among obstetricians, registered nurses, and residents: similarities, differences, and determining factors
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 118:809-17. 2011
    ..To explore the factors possibly associated with the intrapartum management of nonreassuring fetal status and the factors affecting the decision to expedite delivery for fetal distress among different obstetric health care providers...
  23. doi request reprint Does sildenafil citrate affect myometrial contractile response to nifedipine in vitro?
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:252.e1-5. 2010
    ..We sought to test the hypothesis that sildenafil citrate (SC) at low concentrations potentiates the tocolytic effects of nifedipine in vitro...
  24. doi request reprint Can statins reduce the inflammatory response associated with preterm birth in an animal model?
    Sanmaan K Basraon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:224.e1-7. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the effect of statins on lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced inflammatory response in a mouse model of preterm birth (PTB)...
  25. doi request reprint The role of massive transfusion protocols in obstetrics
    Luis D Pacheco
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:1-4. 2013
    ..Massive transfusion protocols involve the early utilization of blood products and limit the traditional approach of early massive crystalloid based resuscitation. The evidence behind hemostatic resuscitation is still limited...
  26. doi request reprint Does preincubation with prostaglandin E1 or prostaglandin E2 enhance oxytocin-induced myometrial contractility in vitro?
    Giuseppe Chiossi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0144, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:649-54. 2013
    ..To determine if preincubation with prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) and E2 (PGE2) enhances oxytocin-induced myometrial contractility in vitro...
  27. doi request reprint Timing of perioperative antibiotics for cesarean delivery: a metaanalysis
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:301.e1-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to summarize the available evidence on timing of perioperative antibiotics for cesarean delivery...
  28. doi request reprint The effect of maternal pravastatin therapy on adverse sensorimotor outcomes of the offspring in a murine model of preeclampsia
    Alissa R Carver
    University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Drive, Galveston, TX 77555, USA Electronic address
    Int J Dev Neurosci 33:33-40. 2014
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Approximately one-third of medically indicated late preterm births are complicated by fetal growth restriction
    Carlos A Carreno
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:263.e1-4. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the frequency of fetal growth restriction (FGR) based on indication for late preterm birth (LPTB)...
  30. pmc Determinants of adherence to delayed-release doxylamine and pyridoxine in patients with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy
    Maged M Costantine
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 34:569-73. 2012
    ..The authors' objective is to identify the determinants of adherence to delayed-release doxylamine-pyridoxine (Diclectin) in patients with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP)...
  31. doi request reprint Hyaluronidase modifies the biomechanical properties of the rat cervix and shortens the duration of labor independent of myometrial contractility
    Benjamin D Byers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:596.e1-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of intracervical hyaluronidase on the biomechanical properties of the cervix and on uterine contractility...
  32. pmc Transplacental transfer and distribution of pravastatin
    Tatiana N Nanovskaya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:373.e1-5. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the bidirectional transfer of pravastatin across the dually perfused term human placental lobule and its distribution between the tissue and maternal and fetal circuits...
  33. doi request reprint The role of human decay-accelerating factor in the pathogenesis of preterm labor
    Luis D Pacheco
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:565-70. 2011
    ..Furthermore, it appears that failure to elevate DAF expression is associated with a risk of early premature delivery...
  34. doi request reprint von Willebrand disease and pregnancy: a practical approach for the diagnosis and treatment
    Luis D Pacheco
    Divisions of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Surgical Critical Care, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:194-200. 2010
    ..Delayed postpartum hemorrhage may occur, despite adequate prophylaxis. Frequent monitoring and continued prophylaxis and/or treatment are recommended for at least 2 weeks after delivery...
  35. doi request reprint Mood disorders in pregnant women with thyroid dysfunction
    Sanmaan Basraon
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:506-14. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, this relationship between maternal thyroid dysfunction and perinatal depression is not well studied...
  36. pmc Review of NVP and HG and Early Pharmacotherapeutic Intervention
    Shannon M Clark
    Division of MFM, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2012:252676. 2012
    ..A review of NVP and early pharmacotherapeutic management is presented due to the fact that NVP is largely undertreated, and investigations into the safe and effective pharmacotherapies available to treat NVP are lacking...