Barbara L McFarlin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ultrasonic attenuation estimation of the pregnant cervix: a preliminary report
    B L McFarlin
    Women, Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 36:218-25. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal stress responses during birth: adaptive or maladaptive?
    Aleeca Bell
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 51:319-20. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Development of an ultrasonic method to detect cervical remodeling in vivo in full-term pregnant women
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Women Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2533-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Beyond Cervical Length: A Pilot Study of Ultrasonic Attenuation for Early Detection of Preterm Birth Risk
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Women Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:3023-9. 2015
  5. pmc Quantitative ultrasound assessment of the rat cervix
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1031-40. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of the endometrium for irregular vaginal bleeding
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue, Room 858, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 51:440-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Elective cesarean birth: issues and ethics of an informed decision
    Barbara L McFarlin
    University of Illinois, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 49:421-9. 2004
  8. pmc In vivo ultrasonic attenuation slope estimates for detecting cervical ripening in rats: Preliminary results
    Timothy A Bigelow
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of North Dakota, Box 7165, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 123:1794-800. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Ultrasonic attenuation estimation of the pregnant cervix: a preliminary report
    B L McFarlin
    Women, Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 36:218-25. 2010
    ..The purpose of this research was to develop a method to estimate ultrasonic cervical attenuation during human pregnancy using a clinical ultrasound system...
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal stress responses during birth: adaptive or maladaptive?
    Aleeca Bell
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 51:319-20. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Development of an ultrasonic method to detect cervical remodeling in vivo in full-term pregnant women
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Women Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2533-9. 2015
    ..1 ± 0.9 cm before the cervical ripening was administered to 2.0 ± 1.1 cm 12 h later (p < 0.0001). Cervical attenuation and cervical length detected changes in cervical remodeling 12 h after cervical ripening administration. ..
  4. doi request reprint Beyond Cervical Length: A Pilot Study of Ultrasonic Attenuation for Early Detection of Preterm Birth Risk
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Women Children and Family Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:3023-9. 2015
    ..68 cm) (p = 0.004); cervical attenuation was not significantly different at this time point. These findings suggest that low attenuation may be an additional early cervical marker to identify women at risk for SPTB...
  5. pmc Quantitative ultrasound assessment of the rat cervix
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1031-40. 2006
    ..The purpose of this research was to detect cervical ripening with a new quantitative ultrasound technique...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of the endometrium for irregular vaginal bleeding
    Barbara L McFarlin
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue, Room 858, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 51:440-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to give the clinician critical information regarding the capabilities of ultrasound to evaluate women with irregular vaginal bleeding...
  7. ncbi request reprint Elective cesarean birth: issues and ethics of an informed decision
    Barbara L McFarlin
    University of Illinois, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 49:421-9. 2004
    ..It is essential that we evaluate how risks, benefits, and liability issues impact the recommendations for the mode of birth. The ethics of making an informed choice as well as ethical professional responsibilities are explored...
  8. pmc In vivo ultrasonic attenuation slope estimates for detecting cervical ripening in rats: Preliminary results
    Timothy A Bigelow
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of North Dakota, Box 7165, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 123:1794-800. 2008
    ..The large variances in the in vivo results were most likely due to the natural variation in attenuation for biological tissue between animals...