Deborah A Wing

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fetal heart rate and cardiotocographic abnormalities with varying dose misoprostol vaginal inserts
    Megan L Stephenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92869, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:127-31. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Fellowship training: the ever-changing subspecialty of maternal-fetal medicine
    Deborah A Wing
    University of California, Irvine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1288-93. 2008
  3. doi request reprint U.S. Food and Drug Administration drug approval: slow advances in obstetric care in the United States
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:825-33. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Differences in editorial board reviewer behavior based on gender
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1919-23. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A randomized, double-masked trial of prophylactic indomethacin tocolysis versus placebo in women with premature rupture of membranes
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:473-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation of increased fetal asymmetry with shoulder dystocia in the nondiabetic woman with suspected macrosomia
    Priya V Rajan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:478-82. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Misoprostol vaginal insert for successful labor induction: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:533-41. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Pregnancy management after cervical surgery
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:528-33. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Cardiotocographic abnormalities associated with misoprostol and dinoprostone cervical ripening and labor induction
    Leo Pevzner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, United States
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 156:144-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The use of ultrasound to detect small-for-gestational-age infants in patients with elevated human chorionic gonadotropin on maternal serum screening
    Tamera Hatfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:173-80. 2010

Detail Information

Publications73

  1. doi request reprint Fetal heart rate and cardiotocographic abnormalities with varying dose misoprostol vaginal inserts
    Megan L Stephenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92869, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:127-31. 2013
    ..Characterize the incidence and timing of fetal heart rate (FHR) and cardiotocographic abnormalities (CTG) associated with the misoprostol vaginal insert (MVI) during labor induction...
  2. doi request reprint Fellowship training: the ever-changing subspecialty of maternal-fetal medicine
    Deborah A Wing
    University of California, Irvine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1288-93. 2008
    ..To estimate the current scope of practice and evaluate the experience in training of maternal-fetal medicine specialists in the United States...
  3. doi request reprint U.S. Food and Drug Administration drug approval: slow advances in obstetric care in the United States
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:825-33. 2010
    ..These may result in changes in labeling of already approved drugs. Obstacles such as funding and liability are also discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Differences in editorial board reviewer behavior based on gender
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1919-23. 2010
    ..Reports indicate that there are gender-based differences in aspects of the peer-review process...
  5. doi request reprint A randomized, double-masked trial of prophylactic indomethacin tocolysis versus placebo in women with premature rupture of membranes
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:473-8. 2011
    ..5 to 459) hours, P = 0.91], and no differences were noted in any maternal or neonatal secondary outcomes. This limited study demonstrates no benefit with the use of prophylactic indomethacin tocolysis for women with PPROM...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation of increased fetal asymmetry with shoulder dystocia in the nondiabetic woman with suspected macrosomia
    Priya V Rajan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:478-82. 2009
    ..6 cm between the fetal abdominal diameter (AD) and biparietal diameter (BPD), a proxy for fetal asymmetry, has an association with shoulder dystocia in nondiabetic women with suspected macrosomia...
  7. doi request reprint Misoprostol vaginal insert for successful labor induction: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:533-41. 2011
    ..To compare three doses of misoprostol vaginal insert for successful labor induction measured by the proportion of vaginal deliveries within 24 hours...
  8. doi request reprint Pregnancy management after cervical surgery
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:528-33. 2008
    ..Few studies have evaluated prenatal care considerations after these procedures. This review discusses pregnancy management after cervical surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiotocographic abnormalities associated with misoprostol and dinoprostone cervical ripening and labor induction
    Leo Pevzner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, United States
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 156:144-8. 2011
    ..To characterize the incidence and timing of cardiotocographic (CTG) abnormalities associated with misoprostol and dinoprostone vaginal inserts during labor induction...
  10. doi request reprint The use of ultrasound to detect small-for-gestational-age infants in patients with elevated human chorionic gonadotropin on maternal serum screening
    Tamera Hatfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:173-80. 2010
    ..A sonographic estimated fetal weight > or = 75th percentile appears to be a safe cutoff to rule out all fetuses at risk for SGA...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of maternal obesity on tissue concentrations of prophylactic cefazolin during cesarean delivery
    Leo Pevzner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:877-82. 2011
    ..To estimate the adequacy of antimicrobial activity of preoperative antibiotics at the time of cesarean delivery as a function of maternal obesity...
  12. doi request reprint Factors predicting successful labor induction with dinoprostone and misoprostol vaginal inserts
    Leo Pevzner
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, 92869, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:261-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the maternal and pregnancy characteristics that independently predict successful induction of labor, defined as vaginal delivery...
  13. pmc Daily cranberry juice for the prevention of asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy: a randomized, controlled pilot study
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Urol 180:1367-72. 2008
    ..We compared the effects of daily cranberry juice cocktail to those of placebo during pregnancy on asymptomatic bacteriuria and symptomatic urinary tract infections...
  14. doi request reprint Women's attitudes regarding mode of delivery and cesarean delivery on maternal request
    Leo Pevzner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:894-9. 2011
    ..To explore women's attitudes and beliefs regarding cesarean delivery and cesarean delivery on maternal request (CDMR)...
  15. doi request reprint The risk of acute neonatal morbidities in the delivery room after primary cesarean at term: influence of labor and stage
    Kim C Winovitch
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:545-51. 2009
    ..3%), P = 0.039]. Composite neonatal morbidity was not significantly different among the stages. Acute neonatal morbidities were not affected by the presence or absence of labor. Potential long-term sequelae require further study...
  16. doi request reprint Misoprostol vaginal insert compared with dinoprostone vaginal insert: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92869, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:801-12. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Outpatient oral misoprostol for prolonged pregnancies: a pilot investigation
    Cecilia A Lyons Gaffaney
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Women s Pavilion at Miller Children s Hospital, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, California, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:673-7. 2009
    ..Conclusion: Daily administration of oral misoprostol over 3 days to women with prolonged pregnancies shortened time intervals from dosing to entry into active labor and delivery compared with placebo...
  18. pmc Does midtrimester cervical length ≥25 mm predict preterm birth in high-risk women?
    John Owen
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:393.e1-5. 2010
    ..We sought to assess pregnancy outcome along a continuum of cervical lengths (CLs) ≥25 mm...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of maternal obesity on duration and outcomes of prostaglandin cervical ripening and labor induction
    Leo Pevzner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1315-21. 2009
    ..To estimate the effect of maternal body mass index (BMI) on progress and outcomes of prostaglandin labor induction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Expression of the oxytocin and V1a vasopressin receptors in human myometrium in differing physiologic states and following misoprostol administration
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine College of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 62:181-5. 2006
    ....
  21. pmc Gestational age at previous preterm birth does not affect cerclage efficacy
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:377.e1-4. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of earliest previous spontaneous preterm birth (SPTB) gestational age on cervical length, pregnancy duration, and ultrasound-indicated cerclage efficacy in a subsequent gestation...
  22. doi request reprint Suture type and ultrasound-indicated cerclage efficacy
    Vincenzo Berghella
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2287-90. 2012
    ..To assess whether type of suture material affects cerclage efficacy for preterm birth (PTB) prevention...
  23. ncbi request reprint A comparison of orally administered misoprostol to intravenous oxytocin for labor induction in women with favorable cervical examinations
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, 90033, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1689-94; discussion 1694-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare orally administered misoprostol with intravenous oxytocin infusion for labor induction in women with favorable cervical examinations (defined as a Bishop score of 6 or more)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Complications of labor induction among multiparous women in a community-based hospital system
    Leah Battista
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Orange, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:241.e1-7; discussion 322-3, e1-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine complications of labor induction compared to spontaneous labor in multiparas...
  25. ncbi request reprint FGL2 prothrombinase messenger RNA expression in gravid and nongravid human myometrium
    Vivien L Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1057-62. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine FGL2 messenger RNA expression in human myometrium and to assess its relationship to the expression of EP3-6 prostaglandin receptor and inducible nitric oxide synthase...
  26. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparity in the success of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    Amie L Hollard
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Women s Hospital, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:483-7. 2006
    ..To estimate whether maternal race/ethnicity is independently associated with successful vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC)...
  27. doi request reprint Twin versus singleton pregnancies complicated by preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:658-61. 2012
    ..To compare latency period, infectious morbidity, neonatal morbidity and neonatal mortality in twin versus singleton pregnancies complicated by preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) remote from term...
  28. doi request reprint Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn following elective cesarean delivery at term
    Kim C Winovitch
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine Long Beach Memorial Medical Center Miller Children s Hospital, Orange, California, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1398-402. 2011
    ..To evaluate the frequency of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) following elective cesarean at greater than 34 weeks' gestation in an academically affiliated community hospital...
  29. ncbi request reprint Determining dose and endpoints of a controlled-release misoprostol vaginal insert for a phase III trial
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:695-6. 2008
    ..To determine phase III study design using the phase II data for a proprietary controlled-release misoprostol vaginal insert for cervical ripening and labor induction...
  30. ncbi request reprint EP3-2 receptor mRNA expression is reduced and EP3-6 receptor mRNA expression is increased in gravid human myometrium
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 10:124-9. 2003
    ..To assess relative expression levels of mRNA for EP3 isoforms EP3-2, EP3-3, and EP3-6 in human myometrium in various physiologic states...
  31. ncbi request reprint Intrinsic racial differences in the risk of cesarean delivery are not explained by differences in caregivers or hospital site of delivery
    Judith H Chung
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women s Hospital, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA 90806, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1323-8. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to assess whether racial differences in the risk of cesarean delivery result from differing practices of their caregivers or the hospitals at which they deliver...
  32. pmc 17-alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate for the prevention of preterm birth in women with prior preterm birth and a short cervical length
    Vincenzo Berghella
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:351.e1-6. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate 17-alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17P) for prevention of preterm birth (PTB) in women with prior spontaneous PTB (SPTB) and cervical length (CL) <25 mm...
  33. doi request reprint Retention of dinoprostone vaginal insert beyond 12 hours for induction of labor
    Matthew C Brennan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:479-84. 2011
    ..Sustained-release intravaginal dinoprostone left in place beyond 12 hours did not increase the risks of intrapartum complications, cesarean delivery, or immediate adverse neonatal events...
  34. doi request reprint A retrospective review of ampicillin-sulbactam and amoxicillin + clavulanate vs cefazolin/cephalexin and erythromycin in the setting of preterm premature rupture of membranes: maternal and neonatal outcomes
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:e54-6. 2008
    ..The primary objective was to determine whether the use of ampicillin-sulbactam/amoxicillin + clavulanate was associated with an increased risk of necrotizing enterocolitis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Uterine activity after oral mifepristone administration in human pregnancies beyond 41 weeks' gestation
    Michael J Fassett
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 65:112-5. 2008
    ..To examine the effect of oral mifepristone on uterine activity in postterm human pregnancies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Vaginal misoprostol administration for cervical ripening and labor induction
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:627-41. 2006
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Management of placenta accreta: a survey of Maternal-Fetal Medicine practitioners
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:756-60. 2012
    ..To describe the management strategies for placenta accreta used by Maternal-Fetal Medicine practitioners...
  38. pmc Multicenter randomized trial of cerclage for preterm birth prevention in high-risk women with shortened midtrimester cervical length
    John Owen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249 7333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:375.e1-8. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to assess cerclage to prevent recurrent preterm birth in women with short cervix...
  39. doi request reprint A case-control comparison of the effectiveness of betamethasone to prevent neonatal morbidity and mortality in preterm twin and singleton pregnancies
    Leah Battista
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:449-53. 2008
    ..This study may be affected by beta-error due to small sample size and sampling bias as a result of a retrospective study...
  40. ncbi request reprint A benefit-risk assessment of misoprostol for cervical ripening and labour induction
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Drug Saf 25:665-76. 2002
    ..Some trials suggest that this approach may be effective; however, the ideal dose and administration regimen have yet to be defined...
  41. ncbi request reprint Expression of calcitonin gene-related peptide-receptor component protein (CGRP-RCP) in human myometrium in differing physiological states and following misoprostol administration
    Nina Goharkhay
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:497-500. 2007
    ..Additional studies are necessary to evaluate the exact mechanism of action of CGRP and CGRP-RCP in human myometrium...
  42. doi request reprint Acute pyelonephritis and associated complications during pregnancy in 2006 in US hospitals
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2494-8. 2012
    ..To describe the occurrence of hospitalization for acute pyelonephritis during pregnancy and associated complications in 2006 in USA...
  43. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and thrombocytopenia in the pregnant hispanic population
    Aaron Epstein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 90033, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2588-90. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether or not there is a similar association in the third trimester of pregnancy in a Hispanic population...
  44. doi request reprint Current pharmacotherapy options for labor induction
    J Seth Hawkins
    University of Texas Southwestern School of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9032, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 13:2005-14. 2012
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Comparison of urinary cytokines after ingestion of cranberry juice cocktail in pregnant subjects: a pilot study
    Deborah A Wing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:137-42. 2010
    ..Lack of differences based on treatment allocation in the other cytokines may be due to beta error. Further studies are planned to evaluate these assays for the assessment of clinical effect...
  46. ncbi request reprint A comparison of vaginally administered misoprostol with extra-amniotic saline solution infusion for cervical ripening and labor induction
    Patrick M Mullin
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 12240 N Mission Road, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:847-52. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare intravaginal misoprostol with extra-amniotic saline solution infusion with concomitant oxytocin for cervical ripening and labor induction in viable pregnancies...
  47. doi request reprint Postpartum hemorrhage: evidence-based medical interventions for prevention and treatment
    Priya V Rajan
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:165-81. 2010
    ..Misoprostol may be a reasonable option where parenteral administration of an uterotonic is not feasible. There is little evidence to guide treatment decisions should PPH occur...
  48. doi request reprint Pyelonephritis in pregnancy: an update on treatment options for optimal outcomes
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Drugs 70:1643-55. 2010
    ..This article provides a suggested algorithm for the treatment of pyelonephritis during pregnancy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Goodpasture's disease in pregnancy: case report and review of the literature
    Tamera Hatfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:619-21. 2007
    ..This case demonstrates that successful pregnancy outcomes can be achieved in patients with Goodpasture's disease with a careful multidisciplinary approach involving maternal fetal medicine and nephrology...
  50. ncbi request reprint Newly diagnosed adult-onset Still disease in pregnancy
    Vivien L Pan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1112-6. 2003
    ..It is a diagnosis of exclusion with nonspecific laboratory results. Good maternal and fetal outcomes can be expected after initial diagnosis and treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Management of pregnancy after radical trachelectomy: case reports and systematic review of the literature
    Jennifer A Jolley
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at Irvine, Orange, California, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:531-9. 2007
    ..There is a higher frequency of adverse perinatal outcomes in these patients, however, and careful interdisciplinary planning and counseling prior to undertaking the trachelectomy is recommended...
  52. ncbi request reprint Carnitine deficiency in pregnancy
    Christopher T Donnelly
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:480-2. 2007
    ..Affected individuals have very low carnitine levels in blood, decreased carnitine transport in fibroblasts, and commonly have mutations in the OCTN2 gene...
  53. ncbi request reprint The expression of EP3-6 and inducible nitric oxide synthase messenger RNA are correlated in pregnant and misoprostol-treated but not in nongravid or menopausal myometrium
    Nima Goharkhay
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1202-6. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to investigate the expression level of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) in nongravid and gravid human myometrium and assess its relation to the expression of EP3 prostaglandin receptor isoforms...
  54. doi request reprint Misoprostol vaginal insert and time to vaginal delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah A Wing
    University of California, Irvine, Orange, California Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, California Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Watching Over Mothers and Babies Foundation, Tucson, Arizona and Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 122:201-9. 2013
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of a 200-microgram misoprostol vaginal insert with a 10-mg dinoprostone vaginal insert for reducing the time to vaginal delivery...
  55. pmc Nitric oxide and carbon monoxide production and metabolism in preeclampsia
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Reprod Sci 20:542-8. 2013
    ..To elucidate the regulation of the nitric oxide (NO) and carbon monoxide (CO) pathways in preeclampsia and to evaluate the ratio of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) to symmetric dimethylarginine (SDMA) as a marker for preeclampsia...
  56. ncbi request reprint Low amniotic fluid index as a predictor of adverse perinatal outcome
    Elizabeth G Voxman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women s and Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 22:282-5. 2002
    ..To determine whether an antepartum amniotic fluid index (AFI) of 5.0 cm or less is a predictor of adverse perinatal outcome...
  57. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrates long-term changes in brain structure in children born preterm and exposed to chorioamnionitis
    Tamera Hatfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Children s Health and Well Being Project, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:384.e1-8. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if children born preterm and exposed to chorioamnionitis have differences in brain structure measured at 6-10 years of age using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone: effect on plasma corticotropin-releasing hormone, adrenocorticotropic hormone, and cortisol in term pregnancy
    James D Byrne
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 24:416-20. 2004
    ..To compare the effects of in vivo mifepristone with placebo on plasma corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH), adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), and cortisol levels concentrations in term human pregnancies...
  59. doi request reprint Severe fetal skull fracture and death subsequent to a motor vehicle crash with frontal airbag deployment
    Christina S Nguyen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Irvine Medical Center, University of California, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Trauma 67:E220-1. 2009
    ..Frontal airbag deployment may cause severe fetal injury and loss without maternal injury...
  60. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographic reconstruction of a fetus with the dysgnathia complex (agnathia-otocephaly)
    Priya V Rajan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Drive, Building 56, Suite 800, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Prenat Diagn 27:130-2. 2007
    ..We present a novel case of agnathia-otocephaly with associated organomegaly and the use of postmortem 3-D computed tomographic rendering...
  61. doi request reprint Successful pregnancy in a patient with severe combined immunodeficiency syndrome treated with bone marrow transplantation
    Vineet K Shrivastava
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:439-41. 2008
    ..We present the case of a patient with a history of severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) syndrome successfully treated with bone marrow transplantation. Her resultant Rh alloimmunization complicated her first pregnancy...
  62. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in the Hispanic population affected by hyperemesis gravidarum
    Richard H Lee
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Women s and Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1024-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of Helicobacter pylori seropositivity in pregnant Hispanics affected by hyperemesis gravidarum...
  63. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infections in pregnancy
    Pooja Mittal
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Hutzel Women s Hospital, Wayne State University, 3990 John R Road, 7 Brush North, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:749-64. 2005
    ..Asymptomatic bacteriuria, cystitis, and pyelonephritis each pose a serious threat to the mother and fetus. Optimal treatment regimens and preventative strategies continue to be investigated...
  64. pmc Fetal programming of body composition, obesity, and metabolic function: the role of intrauterine stress and stress biology
    Sonja Entringer
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 4260, USA
    J Nutr Metab 2012:632548. 2012
    ..We conclude with a commentary of the implications for future research and clinical practice...
  65. ncbi request reprint Argon beam coagulator for treatment of hepatic rupture with hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets (HELLP) syndrome
    Vineet K Shrivastava
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:525-6. 2006
    ..We present a case of hepatic rupture secondary to hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets (HELLP) syndrome and the novel use of the argon beam coagulator in achieving hemostasis...
  66. ncbi request reprint Is transabdominal sonography of the cervix after voiding a reliable method of cervical length assessment?
    Lisa L Saul
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:1305-11. 2008
    ....
  67. doi request reprint Limitations of ADAMTS-13 activity level in diagnosing thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy
    Robert M Ehsanipoor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 15:585-7. 2009
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic profiles of controlled-release hydrogel polymer vaginal inserts containing misoprostol
    Barbara L Powers
    Cytokine Pharmasciences, Inc, 150 S Warner Road, Suite 420, King of Prussia, PA 19406, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 48:26-34. 2008
    ..Following removal of the insert, misoprostol acid was eliminated rapidly from the systemic circulation with a mean half-life <1 hour...
  69. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the likelihood of successful induction after intravaginal misoprostol application for cervical ripening and labor induction
    Deborah A Wing
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1237-40; discussion 1240-3. 2002
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Induction of labor: the misoprostol controversy
    Alisa B Goldberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gyenecology, Brigham and Wowen s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 48:244-8. 2003
    ..Whether misoprostol will prove to be the most cost-effective agent for inducing labor in women with an unfavorable cervix remains to be determined...
  71. ncbi request reprint Uterine contraction frequency during treatment of pyelonephritis in pregnancy and subsequent risk of preterm birth
    Lynnae K Millar
    Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1319 Punahou Street, Room 540 Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
    J Perinat Med 31:41-6. 2003
    ..To assess ceftriaxones effect on uterine contraction frequency and determine risk factors for subsequent preterm birth in women with pyelonephritis...
  72. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of oral mifepristone to intravenous oxytocin for labor induction in women with prelabor rupture of membranes beyond 36 weeks' gestation
    Deborah A Wing
    Women s and Children s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:445-51. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare the use of oral mifepristone with intravenous oxytocin for labor induction in women with prelabor rupture of membranes (PROM) at 36 weeks' or greater gestational age...
  73. doi request reprint Alterations in saliva steroid hormone levels after oral mifepristone administration in women with pregnancies of greater than 41 weeks' gestation
    Michael J Fassett
    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90034, USA
    Reprod Sci 15:394-9. 2008
    ..This may reflect mifepristone's antiglucocorticoid properties. These hormone elevations may contribute to the mechanism by which mifepristone causes cervical ripening and increases myometrial activity...