Baha Sibai

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Preeclampsia as a cause of preterm and late preterm (near-term) births
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:16-9. 2006
  2. ncbi Preeclampsia: Diagnosis and management of the atypical presentation
    Caroline L Stella
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:381-6. 2006
  3. ncbi Expectant management of severe preeclampsia remote from term: patient selection, treatment, and delivery indications
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:514.e1-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Diagnosis, controversies, and management of the syndrome of hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:981-91. 2004
  5. ncbi Plasma CRH measurement at 16 to 20 weeks' gestation does not predict preterm delivery in women at high-risk for preterm delivery
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1181-6. 2005
  6. ncbi Imitators of severe pre-eclampsia/eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Clin Perinatol 31:835-52, vii-viii. 2004
  7. ncbi Diagnosis, prevention, and management of eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:402-10. 2005
  8. ncbi Pre-eclampsia
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Lancet 365:785-99. 2005
  9. doi Diagnosis and management of atypical preeclampsia-eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    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 200:481.e1-7. 2009
  10. ncbi Magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in preeclampsia: evidence from randomized trials
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:478-88. 2005

Detail Information

Publications117 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Preeclampsia as a cause of preterm and late preterm (near-term) births
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:16-9. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi Preeclampsia: Diagnosis and management of the atypical presentation
    Caroline L Stella
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:381-6. 2006
    ..By formulating a rational stepwise approach towards diagnosis, we may prevent the costly consequence of a missed diagnosis and its eventual possible fatalities...
  3. ncbi Expectant management of severe preeclampsia remote from term: patient selection, treatment, and delivery indications
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:514.e1-9. 2007
    ..Finally, we provide information regarding maternal counseling based on maternal condition and fetal gestational age at time of diagnosis...
  4. ncbi Diagnosis, controversies, and management of the syndrome of hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:981-91. 2004
    ..Recommendation for diagnosis, management, and counseling of these women is also provided based on results of recent studies and my own clinical experience...
  5. ncbi Plasma CRH measurement at 16 to 20 weeks' gestation does not predict preterm delivery in women at high-risk for preterm delivery
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1181-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the utility of a single second-trimester plasma corticotropin-releasing hormone measurement as a marker for preterm delivery in women at high risk for preterm delivery...
  6. ncbi Imitators of severe pre-eclampsia/eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Clin Perinatol 31:835-52, vii-viii. 2004
    ..An effort should be made to make an accurate diagnosis, given the fact that management strategies and outcome may differ among these conditions...
  7. ncbi Diagnosis, prevention, and management of eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:402-10. 2005
    ..Recommendations for diagnosis, prevention, management, and counseling of these women are provided based on results of recent studies and my own clinical experience...
  8. ncbi Pre-eclampsia
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Lancet 365:785-99. 2005
    ..We review findings on the diagnosis, risk factors, and pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia and the present status of its prediction, prevention, and management...
  9. doi Diagnosis and management of atypical preeclampsia-eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    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 200:481.e1-7. 2009
    ..In addition, a stepwise approach toward diagnosis and treatment of patients with these atypical features is described...
  10. ncbi Magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in preeclampsia: evidence from randomized trials
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:478-88. 2005
  11. ncbi Imitators of severe preeclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:956-66. 2007
    ..This review focuses on diagnosis, management, and counseling of women who develop these syndromes based on results of recent studies...
  12. doi Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: the United States perspective
    Baha M Sibai
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:102-6. 2008
  13. doi Imitators of severe pre-eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Semin Perinatol 33:196-205. 2009
    ..This review focuses on diagnosis, management, and counseling of women who develop these syndromes based on results of recent studies and my own clinical experience...
  14. doi Hypertension in gestational diabetes mellitus: pathophysiology and long-term consequences
    Baha M Sibai
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:229-33. 2010
    ..The objectives of this review are to describe the association between gestational hypertension and gestational diabetes, and to discuss approaches to management and summarize long-term consequences of gestational hypertension...
  15. doi Management of late preterm and early-term pregnancies complicated by mild gestational hypertension/pre-eclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Perinatal Research, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:292-6. 2011
    ..Therefore, there is urgent need for research to evaluate the reasons for late preterm birth in such women as well as for a randomized trial to evaluate the optimal timing for delivery in such patients...
  16. doi The impact of prior preeclampsia on the risk of superimposed preeclampsia and other adverse pregnancy outcomes in patients with chronic hypertension
    Baha M Sibai
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:345.e1-6. 2011
    ..We sought to compare the rates of superimposed preeclampsia and adverse outcomes in women with chronic hypertension with or without prior preeclampsia...
  17. ncbi Diagnosis and management of gestational hypertension and preeclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:181-92. 2003
    ..There is also a need to conduct a randomized trial to determine the benefits and risks of magnesium sulfate during labor and postpartum in women with mild preeclampsia...
  18. ncbi Effect of coitus on recurrent preterm birth
    Nicole P Yost
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:793-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the impact of sexual behavior on the risk of recurrent spontaneous preterm birth at less than 37 weeks of gestation...
  19. ncbi Midpregnancy genitourinary tract infection with Chlamydia trachomatis: association with subsequent preterm delivery in women with bacterial vaginosis and Trichomonas vaginalis
    William W Andrews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:493-500. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to estimate whether midpregnancy genitourinary tract infection with Chlamydia trachomatis is associated with an increased risk of subsequent preterm delivery...
  20. pmc Family history of venous thromboembolism and identifying factor V Leiden carriers during pregnancy
    Amanda L Horton
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:521-5. 2010
    ..To estimate whether there is a correlation between family history of venous thromboembolism and factor V Leiden mutation carriage in gravid women without a personal history of venous thromboembolism...
  21. pmc Bone metabolism in pregnant women exposed to single compared with multiple courses of corticosteroids
    Mary A Carroll
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1352-8. 2008
    ..To compare markers of maternal bone metabolism between women who received a single compared with multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroids...
  22. pmc Antiphospholipid antibodies and pregnancy outcomes in women heterozygous for factor V Leiden
    Tracy Manuck
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, 30N 1900E, Room 2B200, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 85:180-5. 2010
    ..Among FVL carriers, the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies does not appear to contribute to adverse pregnancy outcome...
  23. ncbi Natural history of cervical funneling in women at high risk for spontaneous preterm birth
    Vincenzo Berghella
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:863-9. 2007
    ..To estimate the natural history of funneling in the second trimester by transvaginal ultrasonograms and whether funneling increases the risk of spontaneous birth...
  24. ncbi The Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Cesarean Registry: safety and efficacy of a trial of labor in preterm pregnancy after a prior cesarean delivery
    Celeste P Durnwald
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1119-26. 2006
    ....
  25. pmc Impact of smoking during pregnancy on functional coagulation testing
    Donna Dizon-Townson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:225-30. 2012
    ..None of the functional coagulation testing results was altered by maternal smoking during pregnancy. Smoking does not affect the aforementioned functional coagulation testing results during pregnancy...
  26. pmc The effect of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate on the risk of gestational diabetes in singleton or twin pregnancies
    Cynthia Gyamfi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:392.e1-5. 2009
    ..To compare the rates of gestational diabetes among women who received serial doses of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate vs placebo...
  27. ncbi Single versus weekly courses of antenatal corticosteroids: evaluation of safety and efficacy
    Ronald J Wapner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:633-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if weekly corticosteroids improve neonatal outcome without undue harm...
  28. ncbi Maternal morbidity associated with multiple repeat cesarean deliveries
    Robert M Silver
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1226-32. 2006
    ..Our objective was to estimate the magnitude of increased maternal morbidity associated with increasing number of cesarean deliveries...
  29. pmc Bone metabolism in fetuses of pregnant women exposed to single and multiple courses of corticosteroids
    Linda Fonseca
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:38-44. 2009
    ..To estimate the effect of single and recurrent doses of antenatal corticosteroids on fetal bone metabolism...
  30. pmc Pharmacogenomics of maternal tobacco use: metabolic gene polymorphisms and risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Kjersti Aagaard-Tillery
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:568-77. 2010
    ..To assess whether functional maternal or fetal genotypes along well-characterized metabolic pathways (ie, CYP1A1, GSTT1, and CYP2A6) may account for varying associations with adverse outcomes among pregnant women who smoke...
  31. pmc Does C-reactive protein predict recurrent preeclampsia?
    Hilary S Gammill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 29:399-409. 2010
    ..Evaluate association of the inflammatory marker C-reactive protein with recurrent preeclampsia...
  32. ncbi Delayed postpartum preeclampsia: an experience of 151 cases
    Laura A Matthys
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1464-6. 2004
    ..Preeclampsia affects 6% to 8% of pregnancies. There are few data regarding hypertensive disorders that are diagnosed in the postpartum period. Our purpose was to determine the demographics, outcomes, and treatment of this complication...
  33. doi The impact of tobacco use on preterm premature rupture of the membranes
    Robert L Andres
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:185-90. 2013
    ..To determine if tobacco use increases the incidence of preterm premature rupture of the membranes (pPROM) or alters perinatal outcomes after pPROM...
  34. doi Long-term maternal and subsequent pregnancy outcomes 5 years after hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelets (HELLP) syndrome
    Mounira Habli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bethesda North Hospital, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:385.e1-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate subsequent pregnancy outcome and impact of gestational age at onset of HELLP on long-term prognosis after HELLP over an average follow-up of 5 years..
  35. ncbi Neonatal outcomes in pregnancies with preeclampsia or gestational hypertension and in normotensive pregnancies that delivered at 35, 36, or 37 weeks of gestation
    Mounira Habli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:406.e1-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare neonatal outcomes of pregnancies with preeclampsia or gestational hypertension with those of normotensive pregnancies that delivered at 35, 36, or 37 weeks of gestation separately...
  36. doi The rates of abnormal glucose challenge tests and gestational diabetes in women receiving 17α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate
    Katherine Wolfe
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:741-6. 2011
    ..6%, adjusted odds ratio 1.21, 95% confidence interval 0.3 to 4.5) were similar between groups. In this prospective study, 17-P administration to women at risk of recurrent preterm delivery did not significantly affect glucose tolerance...
  37. ncbi Is there a seasonal variation in the diagnosis of oligohydramnios?
    Michael W Varner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 17:173-7. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that oligohydramnios would be diagnosed more frequently in the warm summer months when dehydration might be more common...
  38. ncbi Complications of anesthesia for cesarean delivery
    Steven L Bloom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:281-7. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi Prevention of recurrent preterm delivery by 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate
    Paul J Meis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2379-85. 2003
    ..The results of several small trials have suggested that 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) may reduce the risk of preterm delivery...
  40. doi Higher maternal doses of methadone does not increase neonatal abstinence syndrome
    David Pizarro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:295-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the incidence of clinically significant neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) based on maternal antenatal methadone dosing in women with a history of narcotic dependence...
  41. ncbi Magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in preeclampsia: Lessons learned from recent trials
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1520-6. 2004
    ..The evidence regarding the benefit-to-risk ratio of magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in mild preeclampsia remains uncertain, and does not justify its routine use for that purpose...
  42. pmc Maternal plasma concentrations of the soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor 2 are increased prior to the diagnosis of preeclampsia
    Baha Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:630.e1-8. 2009
    ..Soluble receptor levels of tumor necrosis factor (sTNF-R)-1 and -2 are increased during preeclampsia. We postulated the increase preceded overt disease...
  43. doi The diagnostic dilemma of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura/hemolytic uremic syndrome in the obstetric triage and emergency department: lessons from 4 tertiary hospitals
    Caroline L Stella
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:381.e1-6. 2009
    ..We report a series of occurrences of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP)/hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) in pregnancy that emphasizes early diagnosis...
  44. ncbi 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...
  45. doi Peripartum cardiomyopathy: prognostic factors for long-term maternal outcome
    Mounira Habli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45219, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:415.e1-5. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the prognostic value of ejection fraction (EF) at index and subsequent pregnancy on long-term outcome in patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM)...
  46. ncbi Thrombophilia and adverse maternal-perinatal outcome: controversies in screening and management
    Caroline L Stella
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 23:499-506. 2006
    ..Hence, a randomized double-blind, controlled trial is urgently needed to evaluate the benefit of heparin during pregnancy in women with a history of adverse pregnancy outcome in association with genetic thrombophilia...
  47. doi Expectant management of severe preeclampsia at less than 27 weeks' gestation: maternal and perinatal outcomes according to gestational age by weeks at onset of expectant management
    Annette E Bombrys
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:247.e1-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to determine perinatal outcome and maternal morbidities based on gestational age (GA) at the onset of expectant management in severe preeclampsia at less than 27 weeks...
  48. ncbi Can postgraduate courses in Maternal-Fetal Medicine change clinical attitude?
    Errol R Norwitz
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:311-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of structured didactic lectures by leaders in the field of Maternal-Fetal Medicine on reported clinical decision-making...
  49. ncbi Magnesium sulfate in women with mild preeclampsia: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey C Livingston
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center at Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:217-20. 2003
    ..To determine whether magnesium sulfate prevents disease progression in women with mild preeclampsia...
  50. ncbi Chronic hypertension in pregnancy
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:369-77. 2002
    ..These recommendations are based on dogma and consensus rather than on scientific evidence. There is an urgent need to conduct randomized trials in women with mild chronic hypertension in pregnancy...
  51. ncbi Maternal and perinatal outcome in women with a history of stroke
    Kristin H Coppage
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1331-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine recurrence risk and pregnancy outcome in 23 women with a history of stroke...
  52. ncbi Second-trimester cervical sonography: features other than cervical length to predict spontaneous preterm birth
    Nicole P Yost
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:457-62. 2004
    ..To estimate whether cervical and lower uterine segment characteristics other than cervical length and funneling predict recurrent preterm birth...
  53. ncbi Thrombophilia and adverse maternal-perinatal outcome
    Caroline L Stella
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:850-60. 2006
    ..Hence, a randomized double-blinded controlled trial is urgently needed to evaluate the benefit of heparin during pregnancy in women with a history of APO in association with thrombophilia...
  54. ncbi Antioxidant therapy to prevent preeclampsia: a randomized controlled trial
    Joseph A Spinnato
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 40267 0526, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1311-8. 2007
    ..To study whether antioxidant supplementation will reduce the incidence of preeclampsia among patients at increased risk...
  55. ncbi Late postpartum eclampsia: a preventable disease?
    Mark C Chames
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1174-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether there is a shift in the timing of eclampsia in relation to delivery and whether traditional symptoms precede impending postpartum eclampsia...
  56. pmc Antioxidant supplementation and premature rupture of the membranes: a planned secondary analysis
    Joseph A Spinnato
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:433.e1-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if antioxidant supplementation during pregnancy reduces the incidence of premature rupture of the membranes (PROM)...
  57. ncbi Acute fatty liver of pregnancy in 3 tertiary care centers
    Michael F Fesenmeier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1416-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the demographics, clinical presentation, and maternal and neonatal outcomes in patients who were diagnosed with acute fatty liver of pregnancy over a 10-year period...
  58. ncbi Mirror syndrome: a novel approach to therapy with fetal peritoneal-amniotic shunt
    Jeffrey C Livingston
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine Division, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:540-3. 2007
    ..In mirror syndrome, there is maternal hypertension, edema, and often proteinuria in association with fetal hydrops. The causal link between mirror syndrome and hydrops fetalis remains elusive...
  59. doi Serum inhibin A and angiogenic factor levels in pregnancies with previous preeclampsia and/or chronic hypertension: are they useful markers for prediction of subsequent preeclampsia?
    Baha M Sibai
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:268.e1-9. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi 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...
  61. ncbi 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...
  62. doi Pregnancy outcome in isolated single umbilical artery
    Annette E Bombrys
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:239-42. 2008
    ..When a SUA is identified antenatally, a targeted ultrasound is warranted to rule out associated anomalies. Serial antepartum ultrasound for fetal growth is not necessary in managing pregnancies complicated by isolated SUA...
  63. ncbi Sample bias among women with retained DNA samples for future genetic studies
    Kjersti Aagaard-Tillery
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1115-20. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether women who agree to future use of their biologic specimens for genetic studies reflect the larger study population from which they are derived...
  64. doi Prediction and prevention of recurrent preeclampsia
    John R Barton
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:359-72. 2008
    ..The development of severe gestational hypertension, fetal growth restriction, or recurrent preeclampsia requires maternal hospitalization...
  65. pmc Timing of elective repeat cesarean delivery at term and neonatal outcomes
    Alan T N Tita
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 19th St South, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:111-20. 2009
    ..We assessed associations between elective cesarean delivery at term (37 weeks of gestation or longer) but before 39 weeks of gestation and neonatal outcomes...
  66. doi Cervical dilatation on presentation for preterm labor and subsequent preterm birth
    Helen Y How
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:1-6. 2009
    ..However, women with cervical dilatation of 0 to 1 cm are still at significant risk for preterm delivery: 19/94 (20%) at < 32 weeks' gestation and 40/104 (38%) at < 35 weeks' gestation...
  67. doi Gastrointestinal complications of pre-eclampsia
    John R Barton
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, KY, USA
    Semin Perinatol 33:179-88. 2009
    ..If a ruptured hematoma is confirmed, massive transfusions and laparotomy are indicated. Ischemia associated with pre-eclampsia cannot only damage the liver but also the pancreas and gallbladder...
  68. ncbi Antioxidant supplementation in pre-eclampsia
    Marshall D Lindheimer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Lancet 367:1119-20. 2006
  69. ncbi Vitamin C and E supplementation in women at high risk for preeclampsia: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Dorothy Beazley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts NEMC, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:520-1. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the effect of supplemental antioxidant vitamins C and E on the rate of preeclampsia in high-risk pregnant women...
  70. ncbi Adverse perinatal outcomes are significantly higher in severe gestational hypertension than in mild preeclampsia
    Alan Buchbinder
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:66-71. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the frequency of adverse fetal outcomes in women who developed hypertensive disorders with or without proteinuria...
  71. ncbi Subsequent pregnancy outcome in women with a history of HELLP syndrome at < or = 28 weeks of gestation
    Mark C Chames
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1504-7; discussion 1507-8. 2003
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  72. ncbi Diagnosis and management of women with stroke during pregnancy/postpartum
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0526, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Clin Perinatol 31:853-68, viii. 2004
    ..Recurrence risk appears extremely low, so women should feel confident in future positive pregnancy outcomes...
  73. ncbi What we have learned about preeclampsia
    Baha M Sibai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0526, USA
    Semin Perinatol 27:239-46. 2003
    ..We also found that epidural anesthesia is safe in parturients receiving low-dose aspirin in pregnancy and in women with severe preeclampsia...
  74. ncbi Spontaneous resolution of asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancy
    Jeanne S Sheffield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas 75390 9032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:557-62. 2005
    ..We sought to estimate the rate of spontaneous resolution of asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancy and to evaluate factors associated with its resolution...
  75. ncbi The frequency and severity of placental findings in women with preeclampsia are gestational age dependent
    Julie S Moldenhauer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1173-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate placental lesions found in women with preeclampsia compared with normotensive control subjects and to determine whether the presence of these lesions are related to gestational age at delivery...
  76. doi Indications for delivery and short-term neonatal outcomes in late preterm as compared with term births
    Jeffrey M Lubow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:e30-3. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the indications for late preterm birth and compare outcomes by gestational age among late preterm (34-36 weeks) and term (> or = 37 weeks) neonates at our institution...
  77. doi Expectant management of severe preeclampsia at 27(0/7) to 33(6/7) weeks' gestation: maternal and perinatal outcomes according to gestational age by weeks at onset of expectant management
    Annette E Bombrys
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45221, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:441-6. 2009
    ..Because there is significant maternal morbidity at >or= 32 weeks with minimal neonatal benefit, consideration should be given for delivery of these pregnancies following corticosteroid administration...
  78. pmc Failed operative vaginal delivery
    James M Alexander
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1017-22. 2009
    ..To compare maternal and neonatal outcomes in women undergoing second-stage cesarean delivery after a trial of operative vaginal delivery with those in women undergoing second-stage cesarean delivery without such an attempt...
  79. ncbi An initial Glasgow score of 4 and Apgar scores of 9 and 9: a case report of a pregnant comatose woman
    Michael D Hnat
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:877-9. 2003
    ..At 36 to 37 weeks' gestation, she had contractions and elevations in her blood pressure. A healthy female infant was born by an operative vaginal delivery with Apgar scores of 9 and 9...
  80. doi HELLP syndrome: an atypical presentation
    Caroline L Stella
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:e6-8. 2008
    ..The patient was readmitted with a diagnosis of subcapsular hematoma and eventually diagnosed with HELLP syndrome with a sequela of hepatic rupture...
  81. ncbi Demographic and obstetric factors influencing pregnancy outcome in twin gestations
    Jennifer G Tarter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:910-2. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to identify the influence of parity and previous preterm delivery on pregnancy outcome in twin gestations...
  82. ncbi Perinatal outcome in women with recurrent preeclampsia compared with women who develop preeclampsia as nulliparas
    Michael D Hnat
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:422-6. 2002
    ..To compare the rates and perinatal outcome in women who experienced preeclampsia in a previous pregnancy to those in women who developed preeclampsia as nulliparas...
  83. doi Ovarian tumors in pregnancy: diagnosis and management
    Nader Husseinzadeh
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0526, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:327-34. 2012
    ..The primary objective of the current review is to provide practical guidelines for the evaluation and management of ovarian tumors first diagnosed during pregnancy...
  84. ncbi Trial of labor or repeat cesarean delivery in women with morbid obesity and previous cesarean delivery
    Judith U Hibbard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:125-33. 2006
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  85. pmc Cesarean delivery for the second twin
    James M Alexander
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235 9032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:748-52. 2008
    ..To examine maternal and infant outcomes after a vaginal delivery of twin A and a cesarean delivery of twin B, and to identify whether the second twin experienced increased short-term morbidity as part of a combined route of delivery...
  86. ncbi Trial of labor after one previous cesarean delivery for multifetal gestation
    Michael W Varner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:814-9. 2007
    ..To estimate success rates and risks with a trial of labor after one previous cesarean delivery for multifetal gestation compared with one previous cesarean delivery for a singleton pregnancy...
  87. ncbi Second-trimester asynchronous multifetal delivery results in poor perinatal outcome
    Jeffrey C Livingston
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carilion Center for Women and Children, Roanoke, Virginia 24013, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:77-81. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to estimate the maternal and fetal morbidities associated with asynchronous delivery...
  88. ncbi A prospective masked observational study of uterine contraction frequency in twins
    Roger B Newman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1564-70. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to compare uterine contraction frequency in twins versus singletons and to determine if contraction frequency can be an efficient predictor of spontaneous preterm birth in twin gestations...
  89. ncbi Decision-to-incision times and maternal and infant outcomes
    Steven L Bloom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:6-11. 2006
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  90. ncbi Postpartum headache: is your work-up complete?
    Caroline L Stella
    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 196:318.e1-7. 2007
    ..Our objective was to describe our experience with women who were hospitalized for postpartum headache and to develop a management algorithm for these women...
  91. doi The coexistence of gestational hypertension and diabetes: influence on pregnancy outcome
    Caroline L Stella
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:325-9. 2008
    ..86) and C/S (OR, 2.03; CI, 1.52 to 2.71) were significantly increased with GHTN/GDM. We concluded that GHTN or GDM is associated with increased rates of adverse outcomes. Their coexistence further increases adverse perinatal outcomes...
  92. ncbi Uterine contraction frequency before and after successful tocolytic therapy for preterm uterine contractions
    Roger B Newman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, Suite 634, P O Box 250619, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:843-9. 2003
    ..To examine the association between prelabor uterine contraction frequency (UCF) and the success of tocolytic therapy for preterm labor (PTL)...
  93. ncbi Tocolysis in women with preterm labor between 32 0/7 and 34 6/7 weeks of gestation: a randomized controlled pilot study
    Helen Y How
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:976-81. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether intravenous magnesium sulfate (MgSO4) followed by oral nifidepine tocolysis in women with preterm labor between 32 0/7 and 34 6/7 weeks' gestation reduces neonatal hospital stay...
  94. ncbi Intraumbilical vein injection of oxytocin and the third stage of labor: randomized double-blind placebo trial
    Labib M Ghulmiyyah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:347-52. 2007
    ..5% in the saline-only group). The study concluded that intraumbilical vein injection of oxytocin reduced the rate of placentas remaining undelivered beyond 15 minutes and subsequent blood loss...
  95. ncbi The relationship between resolution of asymptomatic bacterial vaginosis and spontaneous preterm birth in fetal fibronectin-positive women
    Israel Hendler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:488.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of persistent bacterial vaginosis (BV) on the occurrence of spontaneous preterm birth (SPB) in women who test positive for fetal fibronectin...
  96. ncbi Heat shock protein 70 is not increased in women with severe preeclampsia
    Jeffrey C Livingston
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 21:123-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if heat shock protein 70 (Hsp 70), a marker of cellular stress, is elevated in pregnancies complicated by severe preeclampsia...
  97. ncbi Risk of uterine rupture with a trial of labor in women with multiple and single prior cesarean delivery
    Mark B Landon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:12-20. 2006
    ..To determine whether the risk for uterine rupture is increased in women attempting vaginal birth after multiple cesarean deliveries...
  98. pmc Does information available at admission for delivery improve prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean?
    William A Grobman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:693-701. 2009
    ..A prediction model for VBAC success, which incorporates factors that can be ascertained only as the pregnancy progresses, adds to the predictive accuracy of a model that uses only factors available at a first prenatal visit...
  99. ncbi Abortion, changed paternity, and risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:1108-14. 2003
    ..An immune-based etiologic mechanism is proposed, whereby prolonged exposure to fetal antigens from a previous pregnancy protects against preeclampsia in a subsequent pregnancy with the same father...
  100. ncbi The magpie trial
    Baha M Sibai
    Lancet 360:1329; author reply 1331-2. 2002
  101. ncbi Increased risk of preeclampsia among nulliparous pregnant women with idiopathic hematuria
    Catherine O Stehman-Breen
    Division of Nephrology, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:703-8. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to determine the risk of preeclampsia and gestational hypertension among nulliparous pregnant women with idiopathic hematuria...