John M O'Brien

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The safety of progesterone and 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate administration for the prevention of preterm birth: an evidence-based assessment
    John M O'Brien
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:665-72. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Augmenting myometrial healing after cesarean delivery: use of an adjuvant biologic graft placement in an ovine model
    John M O'Brien
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Kentucky, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:543-50. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of fetal number on the development of hypertensive conditions of pregnancy
    Misty C Day
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:927-31. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Mild gestational hypertension: differences in ethnicity are associated with altered outcomes in women who undergo outpatient treatment
    C Brent Barton
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:896-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing maternal perception of uterine contractions
    Hope M Cottrill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1455-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute fatty liver of pregnancy associated with pancreatitis: a life-threatening complication
    Julie S Moldenhauer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:502-5. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Up-regulation of oxytocin receptor expression at term is related to maternal body mass index
    Matthew J Garabedian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:491-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Uterine activity in women receiving 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate for the prevention of preterm birth: an observational study
    John M O'Brien
    Perinatal Diagnostic Center, Central Baptist Hospital, 1740 Nicholasville Road, Lexington, KY 40502, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:157-62. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for growth restriction in twin pregnancies
    Wade D Schwendemann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1440-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Progestins for the prevention of spontaneous preterm birth: review and implications of recent studies
    John M O'Brien
    Perinatal Diagnostic Center, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky 40503, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:73-87. 2009

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The safety of progesterone and 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate administration for the prevention of preterm birth: an evidence-based assessment
    John M O'Brien
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:665-72. 2012
    ..Further data are needed interrogating the potential for rare fetal or maternal adverse events/safety outcomes with exposure to progestins. Safety concerns should be incorporated into prescribing decisions...
  2. doi request reprint Augmenting myometrial healing after cesarean delivery: use of an adjuvant biologic graft placement in an ovine model
    John M O'Brien
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Kentucky, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:543-50. 2011
    ..Myometrial repair incorporating a graft increased scar thickness and neoangiogenesis. This methodology did not incite adenomyosis or enhance inflammation within the scar...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of fetal number on the development of hypertensive conditions of pregnancy
    Misty C Day
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:927-31. 2005
    ..To estimate the incidence and effect of pregnancy-related hypertensive conditions on multiple gestations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mild gestational hypertension: differences in ethnicity are associated with altered outcomes in women who undergo outpatient treatment
    C Brent Barton
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:896-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of ethnicity on outcome in women with mild gestational hypertension that is remote from term...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing maternal perception of uterine contractions
    Hope M Cottrill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1455-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess factors associated with perception of uterine contractions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute fatty liver of pregnancy associated with pancreatitis: a life-threatening complication
    Julie S Moldenhauer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:502-5. 2004
    ..Inadequate data describe pancreatitis as a complication in women with acute fatty liver of pregnancy. Our purpose was to report our experience with this complication, which included maternal and perinatal outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Up-regulation of oxytocin receptor expression at term is related to maternal body mass index
    Matthew J Garabedian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:491-7. 2013
    ..The likelihood of cesarean is in part related to maternal body mass index (BMI). Myometrial changes may be responsible...
  8. doi request reprint Uterine activity in women receiving 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate for the prevention of preterm birth: an observational study
    John M O'Brien
    Perinatal Diagnostic Center, Central Baptist Hospital, 1740 Nicholasville Road, Lexington, KY 40502, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:157-62. 2010
    ..Although a statistically significant increase in contractions was identified posttherapy versus pretherapy, the clinical importance of this observation is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for growth restriction in twin pregnancies
    Wade D Schwendemann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1440-2. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate modifiable risk factors for adverse fetal growth in twin pregnancies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Progestins for the prevention of spontaneous preterm birth: review and implications of recent studies
    John M O'Brien
    Perinatal Diagnostic Center, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky 40503, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:73-87. 2009
    ..This review presents recent findings regarding progestin therapy from both clinical and laboratory data and considers unresolved issues for use of these agents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Controversies with the diagnosis and management of HELLP syndrome
    John M O'Brien
    Perinatal Diagnostic Center, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky 40503, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:460-77. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Does an obese prepregnancy body mass index influence outcome in pregnancies complicated by mild gestational hypertension remote from term?
    David G Lombardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1472-4. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the influence of increased prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) on pregnancy outcome in women with mild gestational hypertension remote from term...