fallopian tube diseases

Summary

Summary: Diseases involving the FALLOPIAN TUBES including neoplasms (FALLOPIAN TUBE NEOPLASMS); SALPINGITIS; tubo-ovarian abscess; and blockage.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The effect on pregnancy rates of tubal perfusion pressure reductions achieved by guide-wire tubal catheterization
    Spyros Papaioannou
    12 Metfield Croft, Harborne, Birmingham B17 0NN, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:2174-9. 2002
  2. ncbi Reliability of clinicians versus radiologists for detecting abnormalities on hysterosalpingogram films
    Linda Renbaum
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:614-8. 2002
  3. ncbi Salpingoscopic and laparoscopic investigations in relation to fertility outcome
    G L Marchino
    Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, S. Anna Hospital, University of Turin, Via Baiardi 43, Turin 10126, Italy
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 8:218-21. 2001
  4. ncbi Successful conception following Fallopian tube recanalization in infertile patients with a unilateral proximally occluded tube and a contralateral patent tube
    Masatoshi Hayashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Koshigaya Hospital, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 2 1 50, Minami Koshigaya, Koshigaya shi, Saitama 343 8555, Japan
    Hum Reprod 18:96-9. 2003
  5. ncbi Microinsert nonincisional hysteroscopic sterilization
    Jay M Cooper
    Women s Health Research, Phoenix, Arizona 85015, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:59-67. 2003
  6. ncbi HLA DQ alleles and interleukin-10 polymorphism associated with Chlamydia trachomatis-related tubal factor infertility: a case-control study
    A H Kinnunen
    National Public Health Institute, 90101 Oulu, Finland
    Hum Reprod 17:2073-8. 2002
  7. doi Tubal factor infertility is associated with antibodies against Chlamydia trachomatis heat shock protein 60 (HSP60) but not human HSP60
    Astrid Hjelholt
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Aarhus University, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 26:2069-76. 2011
  8. ncbi [Fertiloscopy: Clermont-Ferrand's experiment]
    E Nohuz
    Service de gynécologie obstétrique et médecine de la reproduction, polyclinique Hôtel Dieu, CHU de Clermont Ferrand, 11, Boulevard Leon Malfreyt, 63058 Clermont Ferrand cedex 01, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 34:894-9. 2006
  9. doi Tolerability, side effects, and complications of hysterosalpingocontrast sonography (HyCoSy)
    Luca Savelli
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:1481-6. 2009
  10. ncbi Tolerability of the mini-pan-endoscopic approach (transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy and minihysteroscopy) versus hysterosalpingography in an outpatient infertility investigation
    E Cicinelli
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Fertil Steril 76:1048-51. 2001

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  1. ncbi The effect on pregnancy rates of tubal perfusion pressure reductions achieved by guide-wire tubal catheterization
    Spyros Papaioannou
    12 Metfield Croft, Harborne, Birmingham B17 0NN, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:2174-9. 2002
    ..Whether fertility prognosis improves as a result is currently unknown. Our objective was to clarify the issue...
  2. ncbi Reliability of clinicians versus radiologists for detecting abnormalities on hysterosalpingogram films
    Linda Renbaum
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:614-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate the consistency of the identification of abnormal findings on hysterosalpingogram (HSG) and compare the reliability of clinicians to that of radiologists...
  3. ncbi Salpingoscopic and laparoscopic investigations in relation to fertility outcome
    G L Marchino
    Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, S. Anna Hospital, University of Turin, Via Baiardi 43, Turin 10126, Italy
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 8:218-21. 2001
    ..Given its low complication rate and brief duration, salpingoscopy should have a primary role in management of infertility...
  4. ncbi Successful conception following Fallopian tube recanalization in infertile patients with a unilateral proximally occluded tube and a contralateral patent tube
    Masatoshi Hayashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Koshigaya Hospital, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 2 1 50, Minami Koshigaya, Koshigaya shi, Saitama 343 8555, Japan
    Hum Reprod 18:96-9. 2003
    ..This study was designated to analyse the success rate of T-FTR and the pregnancy rate due to natural fertilization in the lumen of the recanalized tube in these patients...
  5. ncbi Microinsert nonincisional hysteroscopic sterilization
    Jay M Cooper
    Women s Health Research, Phoenix, Arizona 85015, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:59-67. 2003
    ..To assess the safety, effectiveness, and reliability of a tubal occlusion microinsert for permanent contraception, as well as to document patient recovery from the placement procedure and overall patient satisfaction...
  6. ncbi HLA DQ alleles and interleukin-10 polymorphism associated with Chlamydia trachomatis-related tubal factor infertility: a case-control study
    A H Kinnunen
    National Public Health Institute, 90101 Oulu, Finland
    Hum Reprod 17:2073-8. 2002
    ..The relationship between Chlamydia trachomatis tubal factor infertility (TFI) and the host's immunoregulatory genes was studied...
  7. doi Tubal factor infertility is associated with antibodies against Chlamydia trachomatis heat shock protein 60 (HSP60) but not human HSP60
    Astrid Hjelholt
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Aarhus University, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 26:2069-76. 2011
    ..The aim was to investigate whether antibodies to human HSP60 are associated with TFI, and to evaluate antibody testing in TFI diagnosis...
  8. ncbi [Fertiloscopy: Clermont-Ferrand's experiment]
    E Nohuz
    Service de gynécologie obstétrique et médecine de la reproduction, polyclinique Hôtel Dieu, CHU de Clermont Ferrand, 11, Boulevard Leon Malfreyt, 63058 Clermont Ferrand cedex 01, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 34:894-9. 2006
    ..Evaluation of fertiloscopy's place in the management of female infertility...
  9. doi Tolerability, side effects, and complications of hysterosalpingocontrast sonography (HyCoSy)
    Luca Savelli
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:1481-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the tolerability, side effects and complications of hysterosalpingocontrast sonography (HyCoSy)...
  10. ncbi Tolerability of the mini-pan-endoscopic approach (transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy and minihysteroscopy) versus hysterosalpingography in an outpatient infertility investigation
    E Cicinelli
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Fertil Steril 76:1048-51. 2001
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  11. ncbi Tubal assessment tests: still have not found what we are looking for
    Spyros Papaioannou
    Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Heartlands Hospital, Bordsley Green East, Bordsley Green, Birmingham B9 5SS, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:376-82. 2007
    ..Many questions remain, which, despite the increasing success of IVF, will continue to challenge and stimulate specialists and the public, who are interested in ways to maximize spontaneous as opposed to assisted fertility...
  12. ncbi Office hydrolaparoscopy for the diagnosis of endometriosis and tubal infertility
    I Brosens
    Leuven Institute for Fertility and Embryology, Belgium
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 11:371-7. 1999
    ..Transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy can be performed in the office setting in combination with minihysteroscopy, tubal patency test and salpingoscopy, offering major advantages for the diagnosis of pelvic disease in patients with infertility...
  13. ncbi Role of laparoscopic salpingostomy in the treatment of hydrosalpinx
    R C Taylor
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Fertil Steril 75:594-600. 2001
    ..The probability of achieving an intrauterine or an ectopic pregnancy can be predicted based on combinations of significant variables...
  14. ncbi Tubal damage in infertile women: prediction using chlamydia serology
    Valentine A Akande
    University Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Michael s Hospital, Bristol BS2 8EG, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:1841-7. 2003
    ..The study explores the relationship between serum chlamydia antibody titres (CATs) and detection of tubal damage in infertile women...
  15. ncbi The role of chlamydia genus-specific and species-specific IgG antibody testing in predicting tubal disease in subfertile women
    J E den Hartog
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 19:1380-4. 2004
    ..We evaluated whether measuring chlamydia genus- and species-specific immunoglobulin (Ig) G antibodies might improve the predictive value of C. trachomatis antibody testing (CAT) in screening for distal tubal pathology (DTP)...
  16. ncbi Effect of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection upon acute salpingitis: a laparoscopic study
    C R Cohen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:1352-8. 1998
    ..Among patients with acute salpingitis, likelihood of TOA was related to HIV-1 infection and advanced immunosuppression. In general, HIV-1-seropositive women with acute salpingitis responded well to treatment...
  17. ncbi Chlamydia serology screening in infertility patients
    Martin D Keltz
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 85:752-4. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi The value of Chlamydia trachomatis-specific IgG antibody testing and hysterosalpingography for predicting tubal pathology and occurrence of pregnancy
    Denise A M Perquin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Center Haaglanden, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Fertil Steril 88:224-6. 2007
    ..The diagnostic accuracy and prognostic value of both C. trachomatis-specific IgG antibody testing and HSG are comparable but show poor performance...
  19. ncbi Significance of positive Chlamydia serology in women with normal-looking Fallopian tubes
    Elsamawal A El Hakim
    Bristol Centre of Reproductive Medicine, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:847-51. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that laparoscopic findings and not Chlamydia serological titres are the key to prognosis...
  20. ncbi Analyses of polymorphisms in the inflammasome-associated NLRP3 and miRNA-146A genes in the susceptibility to and tubal pathology of Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    W Wang
    Infectious Disease Department, 2nd Xiang Ya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, The People s Republic of China
    Drugs Today (Barc) 45:95-103. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the mutant NLRP3 A allele is a risk factor for the development of symptoms, specifically lower abdominal pain, after a C. trachomatis infection in women attending an STD clinic...
  21. ncbi The role of laparoscopic surgery in the management of tubal prolapse: a 7 case series and literature review
    Keith W K Lo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Surg Innov 14:24-6. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic surgery has a role in cases with dense intraperitoneal adhesions. It safely enables the mobilization of the prolapsed tube, allowing complete removal of the structure and resolution of symptoms...
  22. ncbi Chlamydia antibody testing in screening for tubal factor subfertility: the significance of IgG antibody decline over time
    Anna P Gijsen
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 17:699-703. 2002
    ..e. negative Chlamydia antibody tests in patients with tubal pathology at laparoscopy. The present study was performed to determine whether decline in C. trachomatis IgG antibodies over time is responsible for those false negative results...
  23. pmc Repeated Chlamydia trachomatis infection of Macaca nemestrina fallopian tubes produces a Th1-like cytokine response associated with fibrosis and scarring
    W C Van Voorhis
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Infect Immun 65:2175-82. 1997
    ....
  24. ncbi Female genital tuberculosis: a global review
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:123-36. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi Increased occurrence of tubo-ovarian abscesses in women with stage III and IV endometriosis
    Mei Jou Chen
    Fertil Steril 82:498-9. 2004
    ..Women who had stage III-IV endometriosis and who were nulliparous or who had delivered no more than two children were much more likely to develop tubo-ovarian abscesses than those without endometriosis...
  26. pmc Florid cystic endosalpingiosis of the uterus
    M K Heatley
    Department of Pathology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Fifth Floor, Duncan Building, Prescot Street, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    J Clin Pathol 54:399-400. 2001
    ..This lesion is to be distinguished from other benign conditions including multicystic mesothelioma, endometriosis, endocervicosis, florid deep glands of the uterine cervix, and deep Nabothian cysts of the uterine cervix...
  27. ncbi Serological markers of persistent C. trachomatis infections in women with tubal factor subfertility
    J E den Hartog
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:986-90. 2005
    ..We studied whether serological markers, assumed to be associated with persistent C. trachomatis infections, could identify subfertile women at risk of tubal pathology...
  28. ncbi Chlamydia trachomatis and chlamydial heat shock protein 60-specific antibody and cell-mediated responses predict tubal factor infertility
    A Tiitinen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 21:1533-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of Chlamydia trachomatis-induced humoral and cell-mediated immune (CMI) responses in predicting tubal factor infertility (TFI)...
  29. ncbi The accuracy of serum chlamydial antibodies in the diagnosis of tubal pathology: a meta-analysis
    B W Mol
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fertil Steril 67:1031-7. 1997
    ..To assess the discriminative capacity of Chlamydia antibody titers in the diagnosis of tubed pathology in subfertile patients...
  30. ncbi The reproductive significance of human Fallopian tube cilia
    R A Lyons
    Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Bartholomew s and The Royal London Hospital School of Medicine and Dentistry, Whitechapel, London E1 1BB, UK
    Hum Reprod Update 12:363-72. 2006
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  31. ncbi Isolated torsion of the distal part of the fallopian tube in a premenarcheal 12 year old girl: a case report
    Yukihiro Terada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 202:239-43. 2004
    ..Laparoscopic inspection/surgery appears to be the most suitable management...
  32. ncbi Relationships between Chlamydia trachomatis antibody titers and tubal pathology assessed using transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy in infertile women
    Hiroaki Shibahara
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jichi Medical School, Kawachi gun, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Reprod Immunol 50:7-12. 2003
    ..This study was performed to investigate the relationships between Chlamydia trachomatis antibody titers and tubal pathology assessed using THL in infertile women...
  33. ncbi Chlamydia pneumoniae and screening for tubal factor subfertility
    A P Gijsen
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 16:487-91. 2001
    ..Therefore it was suggested that C. pneumoniae antibodies may be the cause of false positive CAT results. Remarkably, tubal pathology was more common in patients who had antibodies to both C. trachomatis and C. pneumoniae...
  34. ncbi Isolated torsion of the hydrosalpinx: a rare presentation
    R Shukla
    Aashlok Hospital, 25 A, Block AB, Community Centre, Safdurjung Enclave, New Delhi 29, India
    Br J Radiol 77:784-6. 2004
    ..Torsion of the Fallopian tube is a rare event in the perimenopausal age group. It should however be included in the differential diagnosis of lower abdominal pain and recognition of imaging features may allow early surgical intervention...
  35. doi Screening strategies for tubal factor subfertility
    J E den Hartog
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 23:1840-8. 2008
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  36. ncbi Taking a history in the evaluation of infertility: obsolete or venerable tradition?
    Jacques Donnez
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires St Luc, Department of Gynecology, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 81:16-7; discussion 18. 2004
    ..Taking a relevant history that includes pelvic inflammatory disease or exposure to sexually transmitted diseases is not obsolete...
  37. ncbi Diagnosing infertility in a district general hospital: a case-note and cost analysis
    Kamal Ojha
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 6:169-73. 2003
    ..Avoiding duplication and unnecessary investigations (for example, serial progesterone) may reduce costs, although offering all couples a standard protocol of tests would probably offset this observation...
  38. ncbi Salpingectomy or proximal tubal occlusion of unilateral hydrosalpinx increases the potential for spontaneous pregnancy
    Arthur W Sagoskin
    Shady Grove Fertility Reproductive Science Center, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Hum Reprod 18:2634-7. 2003
    ..Here we report our observations of spontaneous pregnancies in patients who underwent salpingectomy (n = 18) or proximal tubal occlusion (n = 7) following diagnoses of unilateral hydrosalpinges and patent contralateral tubes...
  39. ncbi Hysterosalpingo-contrast sonography compared with hysterosalpingography and laparoscopic dye pertubation to evaluate tubal patency
    Caterina Exacoustos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 10:367-72. 2003
    ..To evaluate the advantages and accuracy of hysterosalpingo-contrast sonography (HyCoSy) in assessing tubal patency compared with hysterosalpingogram (HSG) and laparoscopic dye pertubation...
  40. ncbi Surgery in contemporary infertility
    Annika Strandell
    Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Womens Health Rep 3:367-74. 2003
    ..Repeat surgery in severe disease should be avoided. The indications and results for these and other fertility-enhancing procedures are evaluated according to the most recent publications...
  41. ncbi Should laparoscopy be a mandatory component of the infertility evaluation in infertile women with normal hysterosalpingogram or suspected unilateral distal tubal pathology?
    Yuval Lavy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah Medical Organization, Hadassah University Hospital, Mt Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 114:64-8. 2004
    ..To assess the diagnostic benefit of laparoscopy in infertile women with normal hysterosalpingography (HSG) or suspected unilateral pathology on HSG...
  42. ncbi [Hysterosalpingography combined with hysteroscopy-laporoscopy in diagnosing female infertility]
    Xian Ming Luo
    Department of Radiology, Third Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410013, China
    Hunan Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 28:421-3. 2003
    ..To evaluate hysterosalpingography (HSG) combined with hysteroscopy-laparoscopy in diagnosing female infertility...
  43. ncbi Laparoscopic evaluation following failure to achieve pregnancy after ovulation induction with clomiphene citrate
    Frank Ochoa Capelo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Fertil Steril 80:1450-3. 2003
    ..To assess the value of laparoscopic evaluation of the pelvis after failure to achieve pregnancy with clomiphene citrate-induced ovulation and to determine whether predictors for significant pelvic pathology can be isolated...
  44. ncbi Diagnosis and management of female infertility
    Samuel Smith
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 290:1767-70. 2003
  45. ncbi [Comparison of assessing the patency of the Fallopian tubes during laparoscopy and during hysterosalpingography on television in infertile women with endometriosis]
    Ireneusz Salata
    II Kliniki Ginekologi, Instytutu Ginekologii i Połoznictwa UM w łodzi
    Ginekol Pol 74:1014-7. 2003
    ..Recurrent adnexitis--one of the most common symptoms of endometriosis might be the cause of fallopian tubes occlusion. The hysterosalpingography (HSG) can be helpful to diagnose this tubal pathology...
  46. ncbi Laparoscopy or laparotomy for distal tubal surgery? A meta-analysis
    G Ahmad
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, South Manchester University Hospital, Wythenshawe, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 10:43-7. 2007
    ..If a decision is made to open the badly damaged tubes of a patient, then an open microsurgical technique should be employed...
  47. ncbi After the FLUSH trial: a prospective observational study of lipiodol flushing as an innovative treatment for unexplained and endometriosis-related infertility
    Kira Brent
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 46:293-7. 2006
    ..To assess the demographics, efficacy and safety of lipiodol flushing fertility treatment...
  48. ncbi Survey of Australasian clinicians' prior beliefs concerning lipiodol flushing as a treatment for infertility: a Bayesian study
    Neil P Johnson
    University of Auckland and Fertility Plus, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 46:298-304. 2006
    ..To evaluate clinicians' beliefs concerning the effectiveness of lipiodol flushing as a treatment for unexplained infertility, and to integrate these prior beliefs with evidence from randomised trials...
  49. ncbi The fallopian tube and in vitro fertilization
    Bill Yee
    University of California, Irvine, Redondo Beach, California 90277, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:34-43. 2006
  50. ncbi Microsurgery versus laparoscopy in distal tubal obstruction hysterosalpingographically or laparoscopically investigated
    B Mossa
    Department of Gynecological Science, Perinatology and Child Health University of Rome, La Sapienza, II School of Medicine, Italy
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:169-71. 2005
    ..To compare pregnancy rates after laparotomic microsurgical or laparoscopic distal tuboplasty...
  51. ncbi Assessment of tubal factor contribution to female infertility in a low resource setting (southwest Nigeria): hysterosalpingography vs laparoscopy
    M A Okunlola
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:803-4. 2005
  52. ncbi Feasibility and clinical significance of endoluminal assessment by transvaginal salpingoscopy during transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy in infertile women
    Tatsuya Suzuki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:420-5. 2005
    ..To investigate the feasibility and clinical usefulness of transvaginal salpingoscopy (TS) during transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy (THL) in infertile women...
  53. ncbi Prediction of laparoscopic surgery outcomes in tubal infertility
    Anara Kudaiberdieva
    Kyrgyz Scientific Center of Human Reproduction, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:460-3. 2005
    ..Both scores were informative in prediction of pregnancy with the area under the ROC curve being 0.80 (95% CI 0.67-0.93) and 0.74 (95% CI 0.58-0.89) for LS and HSG scores, respectively...
  54. ncbi Diminished pregnancy rates in endometriosis due to impaired uterotubal transport assessed by hysterosalpingoscintigraphy
    S Kissler
    Division of Gynaecologic Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    BJOG 112:1391-6. 2005
    ..To investigate uterotubal transport by means of hysterosalpingoscintigraphy (HSSG) in women with and without endometriosis...
  55. ncbi [Laparoscopic assessment following failure to achieve pregnancy after intrauterine inseminations in patients with normal hysterosalpingograms]
    Piotr Jedrzejczak
    Klinika Niepłodności i Endokrynologii Rozrodu, Katedra Ginekologii i Poloznictwa, Akademia Medyczna im K Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
    Ginekol Pol 77:582-8. 2006
    ..To assess the diagnostic benefit of laparoscopy in infertile women thought to be at low risk for altered pelvic anatomy...
  56. ncbi An audit of patients investigated by Hysterosalpingo-Contrast-Sonography (HyCoSy) for infertility
    N Shahid
    South Manchester Unversity Hospitals, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:275-8. 2005
    ..Its results in our hands are as good as demonstrated by other studies. HyCoSy can be offered as a screening test for low risk infertile women as it is an effective alternative for laparoscopy and dye test...
  57. ncbi Tubal pathology: the role of hormonal contraception, intrauterine device use and Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    Gabriele S Merki-Feld
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Endocrinology Clinic, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 63:114-20. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify a possible association between tubal pathology and the contraceptive methods previously used, especially third generation copper intrauterine devices (IUDs)...
  58. ncbi Cost--effectiveness analysis of salpingectomy prior to IVF, based on a randomized controlled trial
    Annika Strandell
    Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 20:3284-92. 2005
    ..This study compared the cost-effectiveness of this strategy (intervention) with that of optional salpingectomy after a failed cycle (control)...
  59. ncbi Reproductive performance after selective tubal catheterization
    Dania Al-Jaroudi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:150-2. 2005
    ..To evaluate the reproductive performance of women after selective tubal catheterization...
  60. ncbi Is laparoscopy necessary before assisted reproductive technology?
    C Tamer Erel
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, IVF Unit, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 17:243-8. 2005
    ..Laparoscopy is widely used during infertility work-up, although it is sometimes unnecessary. This review highlights when laparoscopic intervention should be used in women undergoing assisted reproductive technology cycles...
  61. ncbi Diagnosis of fallopian tube patency
    S M H Shah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ga Rankuwa Hospital, Medical University of Southern Africa Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
    East Afr Med J 82:457-62. 2005
    ..To evaluate and compare the diagnostic value of hysterosalpingography (HSG) and laparoscopic chromopertubation (LCP), in the diagnosis of fallopian tube patency...
  62. ncbi Prognostic capacity of transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy to predict spontaneous pregnancy
    E A A van Tetering
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maxima Medical Center, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 22:1091-4. 2007
    ..At present, there are no large studies that relate the findings at THL to fertility outcome...
  63. ncbi Tubal patency following surgical and clinical treatment of ectopic pregnancy
    Julio Elito Junior
    Department of Obstetrics, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Rua Maria Carolina 68, Jardim Paulistano, Sao Paulo SP, CEP 01445 000, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 124:264-6. 2006
    ..The objective was to evaluate contralateral tubal patency using hysterosalpingography following surgery and clinical treatment of tubal pregnancy...
  64. ncbi Ovarian response to gonadotropins after laparoscopic salpingectomy or the division of fallopian tubes for hydrosalpinges
    Tarek A Gelbaya
    Department of Reproductive Medicine, Saint Mary s Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 85:1464-8. 2006
    ..To compare the effect of prophylactic laparoscopic salpingectomy versus division of the fallopian tubes on ovarian response to gonadotropins in women undergoing IVF...
  65. ncbi Ruptured tubo-ovarian abscess as a complication of IVF treatment: clinical, ultrasonographic and histopathologic findings. A case report
    M Varras
    Department of Gynaecology, G Gennimatas General State Hospital of Athens, Greece
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:164-8. 2003
    ..Preservation of the uterus and unaffected uterine adnexa should be attempted in such cases if future pregnancy is desired...
  66. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes after fallopian tube recanalization: oil-based versus water-soluble contrast agents
    Anil B M Pinto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:69-74. 2003
    ..To determine the pregnancy outcomes in patients undergoing fallopian tube recanalization (FTR) with use of oil-based versus water-soluble contrast agents...
  67. ncbi Usefulness and prognostic value of transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy in infertile women
    Hiroyuki Fujiwara
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Fertil Steril 79:186-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the usefulness and prognostic value of transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy (THL) in infertile women...
  68. ncbi Tubal disease and fertility outcome
    Max Elstein
    Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Healthcare, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 16:167-9. 2008
    ..In the management of ectopic pregnancy, there is a paucity of objective data of the relative merits of medical regimens and various surgical procedures...
  69. ncbi The value of hysterosalpingography in the diagnosis of tubal pathology among infertile patients
    Egle Tvarijonaviciene
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 2, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:439-48. 2008
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of hysterosalpingography in the diagnosis of tubal pathology among infertile patients...
  70. ncbi Minimally invasive exploration of the female reproductive tract in infertility
    Rudi Campo
    Leuven Institute for Fertility and Embryology, Tiensevest 168, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Reprod Biomed Online 4:40-5. 2002
    ..A multinational survey to evaluate the risk and outcome of bowel injury during THL registered 24 (0.65%) cases in 3667 procedures. In all cases, the diagnosis was made immediately and the treatment was conservative without complications...
  71. ncbi How to treat hydrosalpinges: IVF as the treatment of choice
    Annika Strandell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Reprod Biomed Online 4:37-9. 2002
    ..It is concluded that patients with large hydrosalpinges and without prospect of spontaneous conception should be recommended salpingectomy, which truly increases their chances of a successful IVF treatment...
  72. ncbi Pelvic factor infertility: diagnosis and prognosis of various procedures
    Carlo Bulletti
    Physiopathology of Reproduction, Cattolica s General Hospital and University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1127:73-82. 2008
    ..The conventional use of HSG and/or SH may increase the time required to find an adequate treatment by which to achieve a successful pregnancy...
  73. ncbi Influence of severe endometriosis on gene expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and interleukin-6 in granulosa cells from patients undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation for in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer
    Yoshiki Yamashita
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki, Osaka, Japan
    Fertil Steril 78:865-71. 2002
    ..To evaluate how endometriosis affects expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in granulosa cells...
  74. ncbi Transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy: a new diagnostic tool in infertility investigation
    Kristin Jonsdottir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Viborg Sygehus, Heibergs Alle 4, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:882-5. 2002
    ..To establish the value of a new technique called transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy for exploration of the tubo-ovarian structures in the management of patients with unexplained infertility...
  75. pmc Economic evaluation of infertility treatment for tubal disease
    M Granberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Assist Reprod Genet 20:301-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the costs of our policy of offering tubal surgery to patients with mild or moderate tubal disease with the cost of offering IVF to these and severe tubal disease...
  76. ncbi [Effect of salpingectomy on the results of IVF in women with tubal sterility--prospective study]
    T Mardesic
    Sanatorium Pronatal Praha
    Ceska Gynekol 66:259-64. 2001
    ..To compare the IVF results after salpingectomy of hydrosalpinges visible on ultrasound with IVF results in women with tubal infertility but without hydrosalpinx...
  77. ncbi The position of diagnostic laparoscopy in current fertility practice
    Jan Bosteels
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Imeldahospitaal, Imeldalaan 9, 2820 Bonheiden, Belgium
    Hum Reprod Update 13:477-85. 2007
    ..There is however a need for more RCTs to answer remaining questions regarding its value in the diagnosis and treatment of some patients with infertility...
  78. ncbi Sonohysterosalpingographic screening for infertile patients
    S Alborzi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Infertility and Endoscopy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:57-62. 2003
    ..To compare the diagnostic accuracy of hysterosalpingography and sonohysterosalpingography in detecting tubal and uterine abnormalities...
  79. ncbi [Contribution of laparoscopy in improving the therapy in patients with tubal infertility]
    Simina Vegheş
    Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi, Facultatea de Medicina Dentara, Clinica a II a Obstetrică Ginecologie
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 110:624-32. 2006
    ..The favorable correlation between laparoscopy and the results obtained confirms a good case selection and the possibility to use minimal invasive methods in the treatment..
  80. ncbi Evidence-based medicine for diagnostic questions
    Johannes L H Evers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Research Institute GROW, Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Semin Reprod Med 21:9-15. 2003
    ....
  81. ncbi Identifying subfertile ovulatory women for timely tubal patency testing: a clinical decision rule based on medical history
    S F P J Coppus
    Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 22:2685-92. 2007
    ..At present, it is unclear for which women early tubal testing is indicated, and in whom it can be deferred...
  82. ncbi Laparoscopic management of hydrosalpinges before in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer: salpingectomy versus proximal tubal occlusion
    E S Surrey
    Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine, Englewood, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:612-7. 2001
    ..2] The latter approach may be preferable in patients who present with dense pelvic adhesions and easy access only to the proximal fallopian tube...
  83. ncbi Diagnostic and therapeutic value of selective salpingography and tubal catheterization in an unselected infertile population
    Spyros Papaioannou
    Assisted Conception Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 79:613-7. 2003
    ..To present diagnostic findings and fertility outcome after selective salpingography and tubal catheterization in an unselected infertile population...
  84. ncbi [Recovery of Chlamydia pneumoniae and Chlamydia trachomatis in a patient with recurrent tonsillitis, bronchitis and otitis media with effusion]
    H Ogawa
    Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic, Kitasato Institute Hospital
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 65:234-8. 1991
    ..trachomatis had disappeared from the middle-ear effusion, but C. pneumoniae was recovered from both tonsillar and bronchial swabs. Readministration of rokitamycin was performed and to date (June, 1990) she remains well...
  85. ncbi Rhinopharynx endoscopy in the diagnosis of chronic otitis media with effusion in infancy
    G Neri
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Surgical Sciences, Otorhinolaryngoiatric Division, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Pescara, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:63-7. 2004
    ..Diagnostic accuracy that characterizes rhinopharyngeal fiberendoscopy is, therefore, in our opinion, of fundamental importance to avoid these errors, as far as possible, and in establishing an appropriate therapeutic programme...
  86. ncbi [Outcome and relevant factors of tubal pregnancy treated with laparoscopic conservative surgery]
    Jun Zhang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100029, China
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 45:84-8. 2010
    ..To investigate the therapeutic outcome and its influencing factors after laparoscopic conservative surgery in treatment of tubal pregnancy...
  87. doi Fallopian tube recanalization: lessons learnt and future challenges
    Gautam N Allahbadia
    Deccan Fertility Clinic, Mumbai, India
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:531-48, quiz 548-9. 2010
    ..Despite the high diagnostic and therapeutic power of falloposcopic interventions, technical shortcomings with falloposcopy must be overcome before the procedure gains widespread acceptance...
  88. ncbi [Comparative study on different anti-adhesion agents in preventing tubal obstruction after interventional recanalization.]
    Yi Huang
    Department of Radiology, Panyu People s Hospital, Guangzhou 511400, China Email
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 44:821-4. 2009
    ..To study the efficacy of different anti-adhesion agents used in preventing tubal obstruction after recanalization...
  89. ncbi A second hysterosalpingography reduces the use of selective technique for treatment of a proximal tubal obstruction
    S Dessole
    Sassari University, Sassari, Italy
    Fertil Steril 73:1037-9. 2000
    ..To assess whether a second hysterosalpingography (HSG) can permit tubal patency, reducing the use of selective salpingography in patients with proximal tubal obstruction...
  90. ncbi Tissular changes induced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa in an otitis media rat model with tubal obstruction
    Almudena Trinidad
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro, Madrid, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:132-7. 2007
    ....
  91. ncbi Multidetector computed tomography virtual hysterosalpingography in the investigation of the uterus and fallopian tubes
    Patricia Carrascosa
    Diagnóstico Maipú, Av Maipu 1668, Vicente López B1602ABQ, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Eur J Radiol 67:531-5. 2008
    ..To compare the efficacy of multidetector CT virtual hysterosalpingography (MDCT-VH) with conventional X-ray hysterosalpingography (HSG) in the evaluation of patients with diagnosis of infertility...
  92. ncbi Comparison of the effect of single-dose and multiple-dose methotrexate therapy on tubal patency
    Emine Seda Guvendag Guven
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Etlik Womens Health and Teaching Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Fertil Steril 88:1288-92. 2007
    ..To compare tubal patency by using hysterosalpingography (HSG) in women with unruptured ectopic tubal pregnancy who were treated with either single-dose or multiple-dose methotrexate (MTX) regimen...
  93. ncbi Effects of testosterone, dihydrotestosterone, and 17beta-estradiol on human ovarian tissue survival in culture
    Marjut Otala
    Program for Developmental and Reproductive Biology, Biomedicum Helsinki and University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Fertil Steril 82:1077-85. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of T, dihydrotestosterone (DHT), and 17beta-estradiol on human ovarian stromal tissue survival in culture and to identify steroids capable of inhibiting cell death in vitro...
  94. ncbi Outpatient evaluation and treatment of tubal obstruction with selective salpingography and balloon tuboplasty
    H Osada
    Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Fertil Steril 73:1032-6. 2000
    ..To compare selective salpingography and balloon tuboplasty for the treatment of tubal obstruction...
  95. ncbi [Adnexal defect identified with hysterosalpingogram and laparoscopy during infertility evaluation]
    E S Sills
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Etats Unis
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 31:772-4. 2002
    ..To describe a previously unreported adnexal defect as a cause of an abnormal hysterosalpingogram (HSG), identified during infertility evaluation...
  96. ncbi Outpatient laparoscopic tubal anastomosis and subsequent fertility
    F Bissonnette
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Fertil Steril 72:549-52. 1999
    ..To determine the reproductive outcome of women who undergo laparoscopic tubal anastomosis...
  97. doi Surgical adhesives and tubal sterilization: an experimental study
    Henri C Rivoire
    Surgery Department, Rio Grande Federal Foundation University, Rio Grande, Brazil
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:218-27. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the application of three currently used surgical adhesives in the tubal lumen of rabbits, to promote sterilization, using a transvaginal approach...
  98. doi Follicular-fluid anti-Müllerian hormone concentration is similar in patients with endometriosis compared with non-endometriotic patients
    C S Campos
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Porto Alegre, RS 90035 003, Brazil
    Reprod Biomed Online 21:470-3. 2010
    ..21 to 0.88) were similar in both groups. This study shows that infertile patients with minimal/mild endometriosis have a similar concentration of AMH in the follicular fluid after natural IVF as compared with control subjects...
  99. ncbi Nonsurgical fallopian tube recanalization for treatment of infertility
    A S Thurmond
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201
    Radiology 174:371-4. 1990
    ..The authors conclude that nonsurgical fallopian tube recanalization is an effective treatment for infertility caused by proximal tubal obstruction...
  100. ncbi A correlative manometric and endoscopic study of tubal function in chronic otitis media with effusion
    A El-Guindy
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tanta School of Medicine, Egypt
    Acta Otolaryngol 118:692-6. 1998
    ..Whenever tubal obstruction is diagnosed as functional or idiopathic, ventilation of the middle ear should be maintained by frequent intubation or the insertion of long-term VT, and a guarded prognosis given...
  101. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 and IGF binding protein-1 and -3 in the follicular fluid of infertile patients with endometriosis
    J S L Cunha-Filho
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Hum Reprod 18:423-8. 2003
    ..The objective of this present paper was to analyse the dosages of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and IGF binding protein-1 and 3 (IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-3) in the follicular fluid environment of infertile patients with endometriosis...

Research Grants40

  1. Analyzing Complex Longitudinal Data in Behavior Sciences
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, these studies will help define the protective immune response that results after immunization with Tp92 as well as the immune response to Tp92 that occurs during infection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. STDS AND THE PATHOGENESIS OF SUBCLINICAL PID
    Richard Sweet; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Earlier detection of unrecognized PID will enable more timely treatment, with the intent on reducing the rate of tubal impatency and resultant adverse reproductive sequelae. ..
  4. STDS AND THE PATHOGENESIS OF SUBCLINICAL PID
    Richard Sweet; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Earlier detection of unrecognized PID will enable more timely treatment, with the intent on reducing the rate of tubal impatency and resultant adverse reproductive sequelae. ..
  5. STDS AND THE PATHOGENESIS OF SUBCLINICAL PID
    Richard Sweet; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Earlier detection of unrecognized PID will enable more timely treatment, with the intent on reducing the rate of tubal impatency and resultant adverse reproductive sequelae. ..
  6. IMMUNITY TO CHLAMYDIAL GENITAL AND EYE INFECTIONS
    Roger Rank; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Further screening studies will be injected into guinea pigs and their protective ability assessed...
  7. T CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNITY IN CHLAMYDIAL GENITAL INFECTION
    Roger Rank; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The role of gamma/delta-bearing T cells will also be explored since they have been proposed to be associated with a first line defense against mucosal infections...
  8. IMMUNE MECHANISMS OF MIDDLE EAR DISEASE
    Philip Fireman; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  9. T CELL MEDIATED IMMUNITY IN CHLAMYDIAL GENITAL INFECTION
    Roger Rank; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Finally, the role of gamma interferon will be investigated by the passive transfer of recombinant murine gamma interferon to infected nude mice and by the production of T cell clones secreting gamma interferon...
  10. T CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNITY IN CHLAMYDIAL GENITAL INFECTION
    Kathleen Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The CD4 subsets elicited by each route of immunization will be determined, along with the determination of the homing receptor/ECL pairs which mediate trafficking of these subsets to the genital tract upon chlamydial challenge. ..
  11. T CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNITY IN CHLAMYDIAL GENITAL INFECTION
    Kathleen Kelly; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The CD4 subsets elicited by each route of immunization will be determined, along with the determination of the homing receptor/ECL pairs which mediate trafficking of these subsets to the genital tract upon chlamydial challenge. ..
  12. Prophylactic Ibuprofen: Effect on IUD Continuation Rates
    David Hubacher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In the US, ibuprofen may help spur renewed interest in the most cost effective and efficacious reversible contraceptive method available. ..
  13. Analyzing Multiple Process Data in Studies of HIV/AIDS
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  14. Analyzing Complex Longitudinal Data in Behavior Sciences
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..All of the methods will be developed on and applied to data from recently completed or ongoing trials in behavioral medicine, particularly in smoking cessation and weight change, run by recognized leaders in the field. ..
  15. Analyzing Complex Longitudinal Data in Behavior Sciences
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All of the methods will be developed on and applied to data from recently completed or ongoing trials in behavioral medicine, particularly in smoking cessation and weight change, run by recognized leaders in the field. ..
  16. Analyzing Multiple Process Data in Studies of HIV/AIDS
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  17. Prophylactic Ibuprofen: Effect on IUD Continuation Rates
    David Hubacher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In the US, ibuprofen may help spur renewed interest in the most cost effective and efficacious reversible contraceptive method available. ..
  18. Prophylactic Ibuprofen: Effect on IUD Continuation Rates
    David Hubacher; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In the US, ibuprofen may help spur renewed interest in the most cost effective and efficacious reversible contraceptive method available. ..
  19. Analyzing Multiple Process Data in Studies of HIV/AIDS
    Joseph Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  20. Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 as a drug target for Trypanosoma brucei
    Wesley C Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The available drugs for T. brucei infection are very toxic, some of them causing up to 5% mortality from the therapy alone. New drugs for this infection are clearly needed. ..
  21. Roles of Akt and immune regulation in the development of hemangiomas
    Thuy Phung; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..End of Abstract) ..
  22. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, these studies will help define the protective immune response that results after immunization with Tp92 as well as the immune response to Tp92 that occurs during infection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 as a drug target for Trypanosoma brucei
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The available drugs for T. brucei infection are very toxic, some of them causing up to 5% mortality from the therapy alone. New drugs for this infection are clearly needed. ..
  24. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..pallidum and will identify potential vaccine candidates for further study. ..
  25. Roles of Akt and immune regulation in the development of hemangiomas
    Thuy Phung; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..End of Abstract) ..
  26. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, these studies will help define the protective immune response that results after immunization with Tp92 as well as the immune response to Tp92 that occurs during infection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, these studies will help define the protective immune response that results after immunization with Tp92 as well as the immune response to Tp92 that occurs during infection. ..
  28. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, these studies will help define the protective immune response that results after immunization with Tp92 as well as the immune response to Tp92 that occurs during infection. ..
  29. HISTOMETRIC ANALYSIS OF PREMALIGNANT ENDOMETRIAL LESIONS
    Francisco Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..pallidum and will identify potential vaccine candidates for further study. ..
  31. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..pallidum and will identify potential vaccine candidates for further study. ..
  32. SURFACE ANTIGENS OF TREPONEMA PALLIDUM
    Wesley Van Voorhis; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..pallidum and will identify potential vaccine candidates for further study. ..
  33. Calcium Dependent Protein Kinase 1 as a drug target for T. gondii and C. parvum
    ARTHUR CLINTON WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will design and characterize compounds of this class that are nontoxic to humans but effective in treating infection. ..