Rodney K Edwards

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Chorioamnionitis and labor
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, PO Box 100294, 1600 Southwest Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 32:287-96, x. 2005
  2. ncbi Assessing the relationship between preterm delivery and various microorganisms recovered from the lower genital tract
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:357-63. 2006
  3. pmc Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis and early-onset neonatal sepsis patterns
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:221-6. 2003
  4. ncbi Single additional dose postpartum therapy for women with chorioamnionitis
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:957-61. 2003
  5. pmc Is perioperative hypothermia a risk factor for post-Cesarean infection?
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:75-80. 2003
  6. ncbi Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis 2: positive predictive value of antenatal group B streptococci cultures and antibiotic susceptibility of clinical isolates
    Rodney K Edwards
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:540-4. 2002
  7. ncbi Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis 1: relative effects of recommended antibiotics on gram-negative pathogens
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:534-9. 2002
  8. ncbi The interleukin-1 beta +3953 single nucleotide polymorphism: cervical protein concentration and preterm delivery risk
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 55:259-64. 2006
  9. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative uropathogens isolated from obstetric patients
    Whitney E Jamie
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:123-6. 2002
  10. ncbi The interleukin-6--174 single nucleotide polymorphism: cervical protein production and the risk of preterm delivery
    Whitney E Jamie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1023-7. 2005

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  1. ncbi Chorioamnionitis and labor
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, PO Box 100294, 1600 Southwest Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 32:287-96, x. 2005
    ..The epidemiology, pathogenesis, and associated maternal and neonatal outcomes also are reviewed...
  2. ncbi Assessing the relationship between preterm delivery and various microorganisms recovered from the lower genital tract
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:357-63. 2006
    ..To determine if the likelihood of preterm delivery is more dependent on the specific organisms present in the vagina than on the presence of bacterial vaginosis...
  3. pmc Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis and early-onset neonatal sepsis patterns
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:221-6. 2003
    ..To compare the relative effects of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis regimens on patterns of early-onset neonatal sepsis...
  4. ncbi Single additional dose postpartum therapy for women with chorioamnionitis
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:957-61. 2003
    ..To determine whether a short course of antibiotics provides adequate treatment for chorioamnionitis...
  5. pmc Is perioperative hypothermia a risk factor for post-Cesarean infection?
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:75-80. 2003
    ..To determine whether hypothermia during Cesarean delivery is a risk factor for postoperative infection...
  6. ncbi Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis 2: positive predictive value of antenatal group B streptococci cultures and antibiotic susceptibility of clinical isolates
    Rodney K Edwards
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:540-4. 2002
    ..To estimate the probability of positive intrapartum group B streptococcus cultures among women previously identified as carriers of this organism, and to estimate the susceptibility of group B streptococci to six commonly used antibiotics...
  7. ncbi Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis 1: relative effects of recommended antibiotics on gram-negative pathogens
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:534-9. 2002
    ..To assess whether the antibiotic chosen for intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis affects the subsequent exposure of the neonate to ampicillin-resistant gram-negative bacteria...
  8. ncbi The interleukin-1 beta +3953 single nucleotide polymorphism: cervical protein concentration and preterm delivery risk
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 55:259-64. 2006
    ..To determine the associations between preterm delivery <37 weeks (PTD), cervical fluid interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) concentration, and its +3953 single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)...
  9. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative uropathogens isolated from obstetric patients
    Whitney E Jamie
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:123-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate the antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative uropathogens isolated from pregnant women...
  10. ncbi The interleukin-6--174 single nucleotide polymorphism: cervical protein production and the risk of preterm delivery
    Whitney E Jamie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1023-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the associations between preterm delivery (PTD), cervical fluid interleukin-6 (IL-6) concentration, and the single nucleotide polymorphism at position -174 in the IL-6 gene...
  11. ncbi Deciding on route of delivery for obese women with a prior cesarean delivery
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida, and Clinical Resources, Shands Hospital, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:385-9; discussion 389-90. 2003
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  12. ncbi Assessment of cervical antibody concentrations fails to enhance the value of cervical length as a predictor of preterm delivery
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:887-91. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if cervical fluid antibody concentrations can enhance the value of cervical length in predicting risk of preterm delivery...
  13. ncbi Monitoring contractions in obese parturients: electrohysterography compared with traditional monitoring
    Tammy Y Euliano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1136-40. 2007
    ..To compare electrohysterogram-derived contractions with both tocodynamometry and intrauterine pressure monitoring in obese laboring women...
  14. doi Spatiotemporal electrohysterography patterns in normal and arrested labor
    Tammy Y Euliano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:54.e1-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the spatiotemporal patterns of uterine electrical activity in normal and arrested labors...
  15. pmc Assessment of the value of rescreening for syphilis in the third trimester of pregnancy
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2006:56504. 2006
    ..Our aim is evaluating the need for repeating tests for syphilis on pregnant women in the third trimester...
  16. ncbi Vaginal-perianal compared with vaginal-rectal cultures for identification of group B streptococci
    Whitney E Jamie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1058-61. 2004
    ..To estimate whether the rates of recovery of group B streptococci from combined vaginal and perianal cultures and combined vaginal and rectal cultures are equivalent...
  17. ncbi Prediction of intrauterine pressure from electrohysterography using optimal linear filtering
    Mark D Skowronski
    Computational Neuro Engineering Laboratory, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 53:1983-9. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate the capabilities of optimal linear filter in predicting IUP from external EHG and offer insight into the factors that affect prediction error of IUP from multichannel EHG recordings...
  18. ncbi Cardiac arrest during pregnancy
    Carl W Peters
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0254, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:229-34. 2005
    ..The patient could not be resuscitated from this arrest. Details of the case are presented, and diagnostic and unique management considerations for this uncommon occurrence are set forth...
  19. ncbi Medical student self-assessment of performance on an obstetrics and gynecology clerkship
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1078-82. 2003
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  20. ncbi Preinduction cervical assessment
    Keri A Baacke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0294, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:564-72. 2006
    ..The Bishop score, the most widely used digital examination scoring system, still is the most cost effective and accurate method of evaluating the cervix before labor induction...
  21. ncbi Outcomes of second-trimester pregnancy terminations with misoprostol: comparing 2 regimens
    Rodney K Edwards
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:544-8; author reply 548-50. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was compare outcomes of second-trimester pregnancy terminations with misoprostol between our previous low- (200 microg every 12 h) and present high-dose (400 microg every 6 h) regimens...
  22. ncbi Vaginal birth after cesarean delivery: an historic cohort cost analysis
    Heather DiMaio
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Shands Hospital, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:890-2. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relative cost-effectiveness of attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery compared with elective repeat cesarean delivery...
  23. ncbi Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis: making an evidence-based selection
    Rodney K Edwards
    Pediatrics 117:255-6; author reply 256-7. 2006
  24. doi Rapid group B streptococci screening using a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay
    Rodney K Edwards
    Phoenix Perinatal Associates, Obstetrix Medical Group of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona 85014, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1335-41. 2008
    ..To estimate the clinical performance characteristics of a real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay using vaginal/rectal swabs from antepartum (35-37 weeks of gestation) and intrapartum women...