A K Sfakianaki

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Potassium chloride-induced fetal demise: a retrospective cohort study of efficacy and safety
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Sections of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Family Planning, Department Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:337-41. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in the evaluation of twin pregnancy
    A K Sfakianaki
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and the Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 61:127-39. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Ultrasonographic evaluation of myometrial thickness in twin pregnancies
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:530.e1-10. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of progesterone action in inhibiting prematurity
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:763-72. 2006
  5. 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
  6. doi request reprint Primary psoas muscle abscess after an uncomplicated spontaneous vaginal delivery
    Omar Maurice Young
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:477-9. 2010
  7. 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
  8. pmc Proteomic but not enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology detects amniotic fluid monomeric calgranulins from their complexed calprotectin form
    Irina A Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street LCI 804, P O Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:837-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of placental microbial evaluation in diagnosing intra-amniotic infection
    Christian M Pettker
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:739-49. 2007
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Potassium chloride-induced fetal demise: a retrospective cohort study of efficacy and safety
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Sections of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Family Planning, Department Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:337-41. 2014
    ..We had 1 maternal complication of a seizure after needle placement but before KCl injection. Conclusions- Intracardiac KCl injection is an effective and safe method for induced fetal demise. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in the evaluation of twin pregnancy
    A K Sfakianaki
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and the Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 61:127-39. 2009
    ..A review of literature regarding the indications and use of ultrasound in twin pregnancy is presented...
  3. doi request reprint Ultrasonographic evaluation of myometrial thickness in twin pregnancies
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:530.e1-10. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate longitudinally the in vivo changes in myometrial thickness (MT) during gestation in patients carrying twin gestations in relation to pregnancy outcome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of progesterone action in inhibiting prematurity
    Anna K Sfakianaki
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:763-72. 2006
    ..Six putative mechanisms have been proposed in the literature by both US and other investigators and are explored in this review...
  5. 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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  6. doi request reprint Primary psoas muscle abscess after an uncomplicated spontaneous vaginal delivery
    Omar Maurice Young
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:477-9. 2010
    ..The occurrence of a psoas abscess after a spontaneous vaginal delivery is a rare postpartum complication with a significant mortality risk...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Proteomic but not enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology detects amniotic fluid monomeric calgranulins from their complexed calprotectin form
    Irina A Buhimschi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street LCI 804, P O Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:837-44. 2005
    ..Monomeric Cal-A is not reliably estimated by specific ELISA as it binds to Cal-B to form the calprotectin complex. Cal-C was reliably measured by SELDI-TOF mass spectrometry or specific ELISA...
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of placental microbial evaluation in diagnosing intra-amniotic infection
    Christian M Pettker
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:739-49. 2007
    ..To evaluate the ability of microbiologic and pathologic examination of the placenta to accurately diagnose intraamniotic infection and inflammation...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sonographic myometrial thickness predicts the latency interval of women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes and oligohydramnios
    Catalin S Buhimschi
    Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:762-70. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that a thickened myometrium at the time of preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) predicts less myometrial wall stress and, consequently, a longer latency interval...
  12. ncbi request reprint Serum and urine inhibin A but not free activin A are endocrine biomarkers of severe pre-eclampsia
    Benjamin D Hamar
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1636-45. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate serum and urine levels of inhibin A and free activin A in normal and hypertensive pregnancies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lactate dehydrogenase isoform activity mapping in patients with intra-amniotic infection
    Lissa K Magloire
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1045-52. 2006
    ..Five distinct lactate dehydrogenase isoenzymes have been described. We sought to illustrate the specific amniotic fluid lactate dehydrogenase isoenzyme activity profiles in women with intra-amniotic infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of sonographically indicated cerclage in multiple gestations
    Ashley S Roman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medecine, New York, New York, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:763-8; quiz 770-1. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of sonographically indicated cerclage in multiple gestations with sonographic evidence of short cervical length (CL)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Vaginal fetal fibronectin as a predictor of spontaneous preterm delivery in the patient with cervical cerclage
    Ashley S Roman
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, First Avenue and 27th Street, Room 9E2, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1368-73. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of vaginal fetal fibronectin as a screening test for spontaneous preterm birth in patients with cervical cerclage...