Mert Ozan Bahtiyar

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prenatal course of isolated muscular ventricular septal defects diagnosed only by color Doppler sonography: single-institution experience
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:715-20. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Is the rate of congenital heart defects detected by fetal echocardiography among pregnancies conceived by in vitro fertilization really increased?: a case-historical control study
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:917-22. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Prior cesarean delivery is not associated with an increased risk of stillbirth in a subsequent pregnancy: analysis of U.S. perinatal mortality data, 1995-1997
    Mert O Bahtiyar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1373-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Contrasting effects of chronic hypoxia and nitric oxide synthase inhibition on circulating angiogenic factors in a rat model of growth restriction
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:72.e1-6. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Cardiac changes in the intrauterine growth-restricted fetus
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and ReproductiveSciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, POBox 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Semin Perinatol 32:190-3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of congenital heart defects in monochorionic/diamniotic twin gestations: a systematic literature review
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1491-8. 2007
  7. pmc Proteomic profiling of the amniotic fluid to detect inflammation, infection, and neonatal sepsis
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e18. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Multidimensional system biology: genetic markers and proteomic biomarkers of adverse pregnancy outcome in preterm birth
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:175-87. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A low vaginal "pool" amniotic fluid glucose measurement is a predictive but not a sensitive marker for infection in women with preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:309-16. 2006
  10. pmc Fetal heart rate monitoring patterns in women with amniotic fluid proteomic profiles indicative of inflammation
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:359-72. 2008

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Prenatal course of isolated muscular ventricular septal defects diagnosed only by color Doppler sonography: single-institution experience
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:715-20. 2008
    ..The prevalence of these lesions is not yet completely described, and the frequency with which muscular VSDs resolve in utero has also not been extensively reported...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is the rate of congenital heart defects detected by fetal echocardiography among pregnancies conceived by in vitro fertilization really increased?: a case-historical control study
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:917-22. 2010
    ..We investigated the prenatal prevalence of congenital heart defects (CHDs) among in vitro fertilization (IVF) pregnancies at a referral program in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prior cesarean delivery is not associated with an increased risk of stillbirth in a subsequent pregnancy: analysis of U.S. perinatal mortality data, 1995-1997
    Mert O Bahtiyar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1373-8. 2006
    ..This study investigated the association between prior cesarean delivery and unexplained intrauterine fetal demise at term in the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Contrasting effects of chronic hypoxia and nitric oxide synthase inhibition on circulating angiogenic factors in a rat model of growth restriction
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:72.e1-6. 2007
    ..We tested our hypothesis in a rodent model of intrauterine growth restriction induced by chronic hypoxia and NO inhibition with N(G)-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester (L-NAME)...
  5. doi request reprint Cardiac changes in the intrauterine growth-restricted fetus
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and ReproductiveSciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, POBox 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Semin Perinatol 32:190-3. 2008
    ..Overall, IUGR fetuses demonstrate progressive hemodynamic changes. It appears that there is an earlier and more pronounced right than left and diastolic than systolic fetal cardiac function deterioration in growth-restricted fetuses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of congenital heart defects in monochorionic/diamniotic twin gestations: a systematic literature review
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1491-8. 2007
    ..5% of all neonates. Recent literature points to a possible increase in the CHD prevalence among monochorionic/diamniotic (MC/DA) twin gestations. We hypothesized that MC/DA twin pregnancy is a risk factor for CHD...
  7. pmc Proteomic profiling of the amniotic fluid to detect inflammation, infection, and neonatal sepsis
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e18. 2007
    ..Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid shows the presence of biomarkers characteristic of intrauterine inflammation. We sought to validate prospectively the clinical utility of one such proteomic profile, the Mass Restricted (MR) score...
  8. doi request reprint Multidimensional system biology: genetic markers and proteomic biomarkers of adverse pregnancy outcome in preterm birth
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:175-87. 2008
    ..Genomics and proteomics have emerged to provide a better comprehension of the pathophysiological conditions leading to preterm birth, thereby providing a perspective for improving neonatal outcome...
  9. ncbi request reprint A low vaginal "pool" amniotic fluid glucose measurement is a predictive but not a sensitive marker for infection in women with preterm premature rupture of membranes
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:309-16. 2006
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  10. pmc Fetal heart rate monitoring patterns in women with amniotic fluid proteomic profiles indicative of inflammation
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:359-72. 2008
    ..An abnormal FHR-MP can thus raise the level of awareness that a fetus with EONS may be born, but it is not a useful clinical indicator of the need for antibiotic treatment of the neonate...
  11. doi request reprint Fetal adrenal gland volume and cortisol/dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate ratio in inflammation-associated preterm birth
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:715-22. 2008
    ..We sought to estimate the impact of intraamniotic inflammation on fetal adrenal gland volume and cortisol-to-dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate ratio (fetal stress ratio) in pregnancies complicated by preterm birth...
  12. doi request reprint Relationships of maternal serum levels of vascular endothelial growth factor and tensile strength properties of the cervix in a rat model of chronic hypoxia
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:223.e1-7. 2008
    ..In this study, we sought to test the hypothesis that chronic hypoxia increases maternal serum levels of VEGF, which in turn cause measurable changes in the viscoelastic properties of the rat uterine cervix...
  13. doi request reprint Using proteomic analysis of the human amniotic fluid to identify histologic chorioamnionitis
    Irina A Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:403-12. 2008
    ..To estimate the relationship between histologic chorioamnionitis and four amniotic fluid proteomic biomarkers characteristic of inflammation (defensins 2 and 1, calgranulins C and A)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Normative postpartum intraabdominal pressure: potential implications in the diagnosis of abdominal compartment syndrome
    Sonya S Abdel-Razeq
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:149.e1-4. 2010
    ..We sought to establish normative values of intraabdominal pressure (IAP) in postpartum women with and without arterial hypertension...
  15. doi request reprint Stillbirth at term in women of advanced maternal age in the United States: when could the antenatal testing be initiated?
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Yale University School of Medicine, Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:301-4. 2008
    ..We concluded that AMA is an independent predictor of IUFD, and a strategy of antenatal testing in those > or = 40 years of age beginning at 38 weeks may be considered...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nucleated red blood cells are a direct response to mediators of inflammation in newborns with early-onset neonatal sepsis
    Antonette T Dulay
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:426.e1-9. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether fetal inflammation is associated with an elevation in neonatal NRBC count in the setting of inflammation-associated preterm birth...
  17. ncbi request reprint Defining standards of care in maternal-fetal medicine
    Errol R Norwitz
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1491-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe current practice patterns for 7 controversial topics in Maternal-Fetal Medicine...
  18. ncbi request reprint 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint The receptor for advanced glycation end products (RAGE) system in women with intraamniotic infection and inflammation
    Irina A Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:181.e1-13. 2007
    ..sRAGE, a competitive soluble RAGE receptor, inhibits RAGE ligands. Here we aimed to investigate the presence and changes in components of the RAGE system in women with intra-amniotic infection and inflammation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Proteomics: a novel methodology to complement prenatal diagnosis of chromosomal abnormalities and inherited human diseases
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:167-81. 2007
    ..This article summarizes current technology and reviews the application of proteomics in diagnosis of genetic disorders during human pregnancy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of amniotic fluid white blood cell count in "bloody tap" amniocenteses in women with symptoms of preterm labor
    Sonya S Abdel-Razeq
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:344-54. 2010
    ..To estimate whether blood-contaminated amniotic fluid affects the performance of white blood cell (WBC) count in diagnosing intraamniotic inflammation and infection...
  22. pmc Fetal renal artery impedance as assessed by Doppler ultrasound in pregnancies complicated by intraamniotic inflammation and preterm birth
    Humberto Azpurua
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:203.e1-11. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the fetal renal artery impedance in the context of inflammation-associated preterm birth...
  23. ncbi request reprint A practical approach to fetal growth restriction
    Joshua A Copel
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut Continuing medical education for this article is available at http links lww com AOG A490
    Obstet Gynecol 123:1057-69. 2014
    ..Doppler velocimetry provides valuable information about fetal status. We offer a practical approach to management and timing of delivery based on available data in the literature. ..
  24. doi request reprint Acceleration/ejection time ratio in the fetal pulmonary artery predicts fetal lung maturity
    Humberto Azpurua
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:40.e1-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether sonographic fetal pulmonary artery flow velocity waveforms correlate with amniotic fluid biomarkers of fetal lung maturity...
  25. doi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the human progesterone receptor gene and spontaneous preterm birth
    - Guoyang Luo
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Reprod Sci 15:147-55. 2008
    ..5 kg/m(2) (relative risk, 10.8; 95% confidence interval, 1.4-82.6; P = .02). Maternal carriage of minor alleles of +331(G>A), +770(C>T), and +660(G> T) SNPs in the PR gene is not associated with spontaneous preterm birth...
  26. ncbi request reprint Improving detection of fetal cardiac anomalies: a fetal echocardiogram for every fetus?
    Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1639-41. 2007