Emily A DeFranco

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Adjunctive therapies to cerclage for the prevention of preterm birth: a systematic review
    Emily A DeFranco
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Medical Sciences Building, Room 7212, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth, Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3026, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2013:528158. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The correlation in birth timing between singleton and twin gestations in the same mother
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:106-10. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Placental pathologic aberrations in cases of familial idiopathic spontaneous preterm birth
    E A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Medical Sciences Building, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Placenta 32:386-90. 2011
  4. pmc Antenatal steroids for treatment of fetal lung immaturity after 34 weeks of gestation: an evaluation of neonatal outcomes
    Beena D Kamath-Rayne
    Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:909-16. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Influence of adolescence and obesity on the rate of stillbirth
    Carri R Warshak
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:346-52. 2013
  6. pmc Serum PBDEs and age at menarche in adolescent girls: analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004
    Aimin Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, P O Box 670056, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0056, USA
    Environ Res 111:831-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The relative proportion of preterm births complicated by premature rupture of membranes in multifetal gestations: a population-based study
    Tarita Pakrashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:69-74. 2013
  8. pmc Neonatal morbidity after documented fetal lung maturity in late preterm and early term infants
    Beena D Kamath
    Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:518.e1-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers in paired maternal and cord sera
    Aimin Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, Center for Environmental Genetics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 47:3902-8. 2013
  10. pmc Subtypes of preterm birth and the risk of postneonatal death
    Beena D Kamath-Rayne
    Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 162:28-34.e2. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Adjunctive therapies to cerclage for the prevention of preterm birth: a systematic review
    Emily A DeFranco
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Medical Sciences Building, Room 7212, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth, Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3026, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2013:528158. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint The correlation in birth timing between singleton and twin gestations in the same mother
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:106-10. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that the timing of twin births is correlated to that of their singleton siblings...
  3. doi request reprint Placental pathologic aberrations in cases of familial idiopathic spontaneous preterm birth
    E A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Medical Sciences Building, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Placenta 32:386-90. 2011
    ..To test the hypothesis that placental histologic characteristics in familial spontaneous preterm birth (sPTB) differ by gestational age (GA) and reflect possible mechanisms of pathogenesis...
  4. pmc Antenatal steroids for treatment of fetal lung immaturity after 34 weeks of gestation: an evaluation of neonatal outcomes
    Beena D Kamath-Rayne
    Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:909-16. 2012
    ..To estimate whether antenatal corticosteroids given after fetal lung immaturity in pregnancies at 34 weeks of gestation or more would improve neonatal outcomes and, in particular, respiratory outcomes...
  5. doi request reprint Influence of adolescence and obesity on the rate of stillbirth
    Carri R Warshak
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:346-52. 2013
    ..We hypothesise that the rate of stillbirth is increased in mothers younger than 18 years of age compared to adult mothers, and that obesity further increases the risk of stillbirth in this population...
  6. pmc Serum PBDEs and age at menarche in adolescent girls: analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004
    Aimin Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, P O Box 670056, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0056, USA
    Environ Res 111:831-7. 2011
    ..Tetra- to hexa-BDE congeners are estrogenic, while hepta-BDE and 6-OH-BDE-47 are antiestrogenic. Most PBDEs also have antiandrogenic activity. It is not clear, however, whether PBDEs affect human reproduction...
  7. doi request reprint The relative proportion of preterm births complicated by premature rupture of membranes in multifetal gestations: a population-based study
    Tarita Pakrashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:69-74. 2013
    ..To compare the relative contribution of premature rupture of membranes (PROM) to preterm births in singleton compared with multifetal gestations...
  8. pmc Neonatal morbidity after documented fetal lung maturity in late preterm and early term infants
    Beena D Kamath
    Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:518.e1-8. 2011
    ..We therefore tested the hypothesis that fetal lung maturity testing does not predict the absence of morbidity in late preterm infants...
  9. doi request reprint Hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers in paired maternal and cord sera
    Aimin Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, Center for Environmental Genetics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 47:3902-8. 2013
    ..Equal or higher levels of total OH-BDEs and total BDEs in cord serum were observed in 85% and 80% of the mother-neonate pairs, respectively. The study suggests fetuses might receive higher OH-PBDE and PBDE exposure than their mothers...
  10. pmc Subtypes of preterm birth and the risk of postneonatal death
    Beena D Kamath-Rayne
    Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 162:28-34.e2. 2013
    ..To examine the differences in postneonatal death risk among 3 clinical subtypes of preterm birth: preterm premature rupture of membranes (PROM), indicated preterm birth, and spontaneous preterm labor...
  11. doi request reprint Improving the screening accuracy for preterm labor: is the combination of fetal fibronectin and cervical length in symptomatic patients a useful predictor of preterm birth? A systematic review
    Emily A DeFranco
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:233.e1-6. 2013
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  12. pmc Area-level poverty and preterm birth risk: a population-based multilevel analysis
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:316. 2008
    ..To accomplish this, we used a multilevel logistic regression approach to account for multiple co-existent individual-level variables and county-level poverty rate...
  13. doi request reprint The influence of hospital type on induction of labor and mode of delivery
    Candice C Snyder
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:346.e1-4. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare labor induction and cesarean delivery rates at term in community vs university hospitals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Do vaginal birth after cesarean outcomes differ based on hospital setting?
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:400.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to test the null hypothesis that outcomes of vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) do not differ on the basis of the hospital setting...