fetal death

Summary

Summary: Death of the developing young in utero. BIRTH of a dead FETUS is STILLBIRTH.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Assessment of guidelines for good practice in psychosocial care of mothers after stillbirth: a cohort study
    P Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Lancet 360:114-8. 2002
  2. doi Effect of maternal multiple micronutrient supplementation on fetal loss and infant death in Indonesia: a double-blind cluster-randomised trial
    A H Shankar
    Helen Keller International, Jakarta, Indonesia Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 371:215-27. 2008
  3. pmc Reducing stillbirths: screening and monitoring during pregnancy and labour
    Rachel A Haws
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S5. 2009
  4. ncbi Prepregnancy obesity and fetal death: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 106:250-9. 2005
  5. doi Pregnancy in women with heart disease in sub-Saharan Africa
    Maboury Diao
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Aristide Le Dantec, Faculté de Médecine de Dakar, BP 6633, Dakar Etoile, Senegal
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 104:370-4. 2011
  6. pmc A deletion in the bovine FANCI gene compromises fertility by causing fetal death and brachyspina
    Carole Charlier
    Unit of Animal Genomics, GIGA R and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège B34, Liege, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e43085. 2012
  7. ncbi Epigenetic instability in ES cells and cloned mice
    D Humpherys
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 9 Cambridge Center, Cambridge MA 02142, USA
    Science 293:95-7. 2001
  8. ncbi Coffee and fetal death: a cohort study with prospective data
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 162:983-90. 2005
  9. pmc Lives Saved Tool supplement detection and treatment of syphilis in pregnancy to reduce syphilis related stillbirths and neonatal mortality
    Hannah Blencowe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011
  10. ncbi Treatment of syphilis in pregnancy and prevention of congenital syphilis
    George D Wendel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9032, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:S200-9. 2002

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  1. ncbi Assessment of guidelines for good practice in psychosocial care of mothers after stillbirth: a cohort study
    P Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Lancet 360:114-8. 2002
    ..This study forms part of a wider case-control study of the psychological effects of stillbirth...
  2. doi Effect of maternal multiple micronutrient supplementation on fetal loss and infant death in Indonesia: a double-blind cluster-randomised trial
    A H Shankar
    Helen Keller International, Jakarta, Indonesia Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 371:215-27. 2008
    ..We assessed the effect of maternal supplementation with MMN, compared with IFA, on fetal loss and infant death in the setting of routine prenatal care services...
  3. pmc Reducing stillbirths: screening and monitoring during pregnancy and labour
    Rachel A Haws
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S5. 2009
    ..2 million estimated annual stillbirths, as well as minimise maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality...
  4. ncbi Prepregnancy obesity and fetal death: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 106:250-9. 2005
    To examine the association between high prepregnancy body mass index and fetal death, allowing for the effects of gestational age, weight gain, and maternal diseases in pregnancy.
  5. doi Pregnancy in women with heart disease in sub-Saharan Africa
    Maboury Diao
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Aristide Le Dantec, Faculté de Médecine de Dakar, BP 6633, Dakar Etoile, Senegal
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 104:370-4. 2011
    ..Although previous studies showed that pregnancy with heart disease is associated with significant complications, few focused on patients with valvular heart disease in sub-Saharan Africa...
  6. pmc A deletion in the bovine FANCI gene compromises fertility by causing fetal death and brachyspina
    Carole Charlier
    Unit of Animal Genomics, GIGA R and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège B34, Liege, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e43085. 2012
    ..We postulate that several other embryonic lethals may segregate in livestock and significantly compromise fertility, and propose a genotype-driven screening strategy to detect the corresponding deleterious mutations...
  7. ncbi Epigenetic instability in ES cells and cloned mice
    D Humpherys
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 9 Cambridge Center, Cambridge MA 02142, USA
    Science 293:95-7. 2001
    ..These data imply that even apparently normal cloned animals may have subtle abnormalities in gene expression...
  8. ncbi Coffee and fetal death: a cohort study with prospective data
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 162:983-90. 2005
    ..Danish National Birth Cohort to determine whether coffee consumption during pregnancy is associated with late fetal death (spontaneous abortion and stillbirth)...
  9. pmc Lives Saved Tool supplement detection and treatment of syphilis in pregnancy to reduce syphilis related stillbirths and neonatal mortality
    Hannah Blencowe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011
    ..Globally syphilis is an important yet preventable cause of stillbirth, neonatal mortality and morbidity...
  10. ncbi Treatment of syphilis in pregnancy and prevention of congenital syphilis
    George D Wendel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9032, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:S200-9. 2002
    ..Antepartum screening remains a critical component of congenital syphilis prevention, even in the era of syphilis elimination...
  11. ncbi Perinatal mortality in developing countries
    Jelka Zupan
    Department of Making Pregnancy Safer, World Health Organization, Geneva
    N Engl J Med 352:2047-8. 2005
  12. ncbi Managing Q fever during pregnancy: the benefits of long-term cotrimoxazole therapy
    Xavier Carcopino
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hopital Nord, Chemin des Bourrely, France
    Clin Infect Dis 45:548-55. 2007
    ..During pregnancy, it may result in obstetric complications, such as spontaneous abortion, intrauterine growth retardation, intrauterine fetal death, and premature delivery. Pregnant women are exposed to the risk of chronic Q fever.
  13. ncbi Vitamins and perinatal outcomes among HIV-negative women in Tanzania
    Wafaie W Fawzi
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1423-31. 2007
    ..Prematurity and low birth weight are associated with high perinatal and infant mortality, especially in developing countries. Maternal micronutrient deficiencies may contribute to these adverse outcomes...
  14. pmc Reducing stillbirths: behavioural and nutritional interventions before and during pregnancy
    Mohammad Yawar Yakoob
    Division of Maternal and Child Health, The Aga Khan University, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S3. 2009
    ..Interventions to reduce these risks could reduce the resulting burden of stillbirths, but the evidence for the impact of such interventions has not yet been comprehensively evaluated...
  15. ncbi Cardiac disease in pregnancy: a 4-year audit at Pretoria Academic Hospital
    P Soma-Pillay
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Pretoria and Pretoria Academic Hospital
    S Afr Med J 98:553-6. 2008
    ..Increasing numbers of women with heart disease reach adulthood as a result of advances in diagnoses and treatment of heart disease in childhood...
  16. doi Maternal and congenital syphilis in Shanghai, China, 2002 to 2006
    Liping Zhu
    Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital Tongji University, Shanghai Women s Health Institute, Shanghai, China
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e45-8. 2010
    ..To assess the trends and determinants of maternal and congenital syphilis in Shanghai, China...
  17. pmc Making stillbirths count, making numbers talk - issues in data collection for stillbirths
    J Frederik Frøen
    Department of Genes and Environment, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:58. 2009
    ..This information will guide efforts to prevent stillbirths and improve quality of care...
  18. ncbi Unexplained antepartum fetal death in Norway, 1985-97: diagnostic validation and some epidemiologic aspects
    Svein Rasmussen
    Medical Birth Registry of Norway, Locus of Registry Based Epidemiology, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:109-15. 2003
    To validate the diagnosis of an unexplained antepartum fetal death in the Medical Birth Registry of Norway against data obtained from hospital records, alone and combined with autopsy data...
  19. ncbi Reduced body weight and increased postimplantation fetal death in tyrosylprotein sulfotransferase-1-deficient mice
    Ying Bin Ouyang
    Cardiovascular Biology, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    J Biol Chem 277:23781-7. 2002
    ..Tpst1(-/-) males and females per se is normal, Tpst1(-/-) females have significantly smaller litters because of fetal death between 8.5 and 15.5 days postcoitum...
  20. ncbi Tissue-restricted expression of thrombomodulin in the placenta rescues thrombomodulin-deficient mice from early lethality and reveals a secondary developmental block
    B Isermann
    Blood Research Institute, The Blood Center of Southeastern Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Development 128:827-38. 2001
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  21. ncbi Fever in pregnancy and risk of fetal death: a cohort study
    Anne Marie Nybo Andersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Lancet 360:1552-6. 2002
    Hyperthermia acts as a teratogen in some animals where it can induce resorption of the fetus and fetal death. Fever during pregnancy, especially in the period of embryogenesis, is also suspected as being a risk factor for fetal death in ..
  22. ncbi Birth weight and fetal death in the United States: the effect of maternal diabetes during pregnancy
    Myriam A J Mondestin
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Saint Peter s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:922-6. 2002
    Our purpose was to evaluate the association between birth weight (BW) and fetal death (FD) among pregnant nondiabetic and diabetic patients.
  23. ncbi Fetal death
    Robert M Silver
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:153-67. 2007
    ..With improved care for conditions such as RhD alloimmunization, diabetes, and preeclampsia, the rate of fetal death in the United States decreased substantially in the mid twentieth century...
  24. ncbi A kick from within--fetal movement counting and the cancelled progress in antenatal care
    J Frederik Frøen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rikshospitalet University Clinic, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Perinat Med 32:13-24. 2004
    ..While screening for fetal well-being by maternal fetal movement counting can reduce fetal mortality rates, a resurrection in research activity is urgently needed to optimize its benefits...
  25. pmc Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (3 of 7): evidence for effectiveness of interventions
    Fernando C Barros
    Post Graduate Course in Health and Behaviour, Universidade Catolica de Pelotas, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:S3. 2010
    ..Survival of preterm newborns may also be improved with interventions given during these times or soon after birth. This comprehensive review assesses existing interventions for low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)...
  26. doi Moderate alcohol intake during pregnancy and risk of fetal death
    Anne Marie Nybo Andersen
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Oster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 41:405-13. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the risk of fetal death (spontaneous abortion and stillbirth) according to maternal alcohol consumption in a large Danish pregnancy ..
  27. ncbi Pre-pregnancy weight and the risk of stillbirth and neonatal death
    Janni Kristensen
    Perinatal Epidemiological Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    BJOG 112:403-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association between maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI) and the risk of stillbirth and neonatal death and to study the causes of death among the children...
  28. doi Fetal movements in the third trimester--Important information about wellbeing of the fetus
    Ingela Rådestad
    Sophiahemmet University College, Sweden
    Sex Reprod Healthc 1:119-21. 2010
    ..If the mother does not react to a decrease in frequency and if she waits too long before contacting healthcare professionals, the window of opportunity to save the baby's life may be closed...
  29. ncbi Fusobacterium nucleatum induces fetal death in mice via stimulation of TLR4-mediated placental inflammatory response
    Hongqi Liu
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Immunol 179:2501-8. 2007
    ..In this study, F. nucleatum was shown to activate both TLR2 and TLR4 in vitro. In vivo, the fetal death rate was significantly reduced in TLR4-deficient mice (C57BL/6 TLR4(-/-) and C3H/HeJ (TLR4(d/d))), but not in ..
  30. pmc Seasonal influenza A (H1N1) infection in early pregnancy and second trimester fetal demise
    Richard W Lieberman
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48901, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:107-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggested a causal relationship between early exposure and fetal demise. Management of future influenza outbreaks should include evaluation of products of conception associated with fetal loss...
  31. pmc Stillbirth classification--developing an international consensus for research: executive summary of a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development workshop
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:901-14. 2009
    ..In all cases, owing to lack of sufficient knowledge about disease states and normal development, there will be a degree of uncertainty regarding whether a specific condition was indeed the cause of death...
  32. doi Second-trimester abortion for fetal anomalies or fetal death: labor induction compared with dilation and evacuation
    Amy G Bryant
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:788-92. 2011
    To compare the safety and effectiveness of dilation and evacuation (D&E) and labor-induction abortion performed for fetal anomalies or fetal death in the second trimester.
  33. ncbi Obesity in pregnancy: pre-conceptional to postpartum consequences
    Kristina Arendas
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:477-88. 2008
    ..To review the effects of obesity on reproduction and pregnancy outcome...
  34. pmc Neutrophil activation by the tissue factor/Factor VIIa/PAR2 axis mediates fetal death in a mouse model of antiphospholipid syndrome
    Patricia Redecha
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Clin Invest 118:3453-61. 2008
    ..receptor 2 (PAR2), and stimulation of this receptor led to neutrophil activation, trophoblast injury, and fetal death. An antibody specific for human TF that has little impact on coagulation, but potently inhibits TF/Factor VIIa (..
  35. ncbi Fetal death in mice lacking 5alpha-reductase type 1 caused by estrogen excess
    M S Mahendroo
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75235 9046, USA
    Mol Endocrinol 11:917-27. 1997
    ..Administration of an estrogen receptor antagonist or inhibitors of aromatase reverse the high rate of fetal death in the mutant mice, and estradiol treatment of wild type pregnant mice causes fetal wastage...
  36. doi Infection and stillbirth
    Elizabeth M McClure
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Global School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:182-9. 2009
    ..However, because infection-related stillbirth is uncommon in developed countries, and because those that do occur are caused by a wide variety of organisms, reducing this etiologic component of stillbirth much further will be difficult...
  37. ncbi Analysis of stillbirths in a Nigerian mission hospital
    Alphonsus N Onyiriuka
    Department of Child Health University of Benin Teaching Hospital PMB 1111, Benin City, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 19:27-31. 2009
    ..Knowledge of the relative importance of the different causes of stillbirth is lacking, even in hospital settings...
  38. ncbi Increased risk of pre-eclampsia and fetal death in HIV-infected pregnant women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Anna Suy
    Obstetric and Gynecological Service, Hospital Clinic of the Institute of Biomedical Investigations, August Pi i Sunyer Hospital, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    AIDS 20:59-66. 2006
    Pre-eclampsia and/or fetal death have increased sharply in HIV-infected pregnant women receiving HAART.
  39. ncbi Fetal death sex ratios: a test of the economic stress hypothesis
    Ralph Catalano
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:944-8. 2005
    ..We assess the validity of the first of these mechanisms by testing the hypothesis that the fetal death sex ratio varies positively over time with the unemployment rate...
  40. pmc Maternal syphilis: pathophysiology and treatment
    Stuart M Berman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA 30306, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 82:433-8. 2004
    ..fetal and neonate infection by use of rabbit infectivity tests and describe the gestational age distribution of fetal death secondary to syphilis...
  41. ncbi Risk of perinatal death associated with labor after previous cesarean delivery in uncomplicated term pregnancies
    Gordon C S Smith
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cambridge University, Rosie Maternity Hospital, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, England
    JAMA 287:2684-90. 2002
    ..However, no reliable data exist on the effect of a trial of labor on the risk of perinatal death in otherwise uncomplicated term pregnancies...
  42. pmc Waddlia chondrophila, a potential agent of human fetal death
    David Baud
    University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1239-43. 2007
    ..Waddlia seroprevalence was higher in women who had had sporadic and recurrent miscarriages than in control women (p < 0.001). Waddlia spp. may represent a cause of human fetal loss...
  43. pmc Delivering interventions to reduce the global burden of stillbirths: improving service supply and community demand
    Zulfiqar A Bhutta
    Division of Maternal and Child Health, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S7. 2009
    ....
  44. pmc Reducing stillbirths: prevention and management of medical disorders and infections during pregnancy
    Esme V Menezes
    Division of Maternal and Child Health, The Aga Khan University, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S4. 2009
    ..Poorly recognised, untreated or inadequately treated maternal infections such as syphilis and malaria, and maternal conditions including hypertensive disorders, are known risk factors for stillbirth...
  45. ncbi Hypoplasia of medullary arcuate nucleus in unexpected late fetal death (stillborn infants): a pathologic study
    Luigi Matturri
    Department of Pathology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Pediatrics 109:E43. 2002
    ..To evaluate the frequency, morphology, and pathogenesis (primary or secondary) of the abnormally developed medullary arcuate nucleus (ARCn) in stillbirths...
  46. ncbi Maternal weight, pregnancy weight gain, and the risk of antepartum stillbirth
    O Stephansson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:463-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Maternal overweight condition increased the risk of antepartum stillbirth, especially term antepartum stillbirth, whereas weight gain during pregnancy was not associated with risk...
  47. ncbi Acute appendicitis in pregnancy--risk factors associated with principal outcomes: a case control study
    Hatice Gulsen Yilmaz
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Dicle, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Int J Surg 5:192-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors associated with the principal outcomes in acute appendicitis during pregnancy: appendix-perforation, and maternal and fetal mortality and maternal morbidity...
  48. ncbi Pregnancy at or beyond age 40 years is associated with an increased risk of fetal death and other adverse outcomes
    M Camille Hoffman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:e11-3. 2007
    The objective of the study was to determine the frequency of fetal death in women 40 years of age or older (AMA).
  49. doi Maternal thyroid function at 11 to 13 weeks of gestation and subsequent fetal death
    Ghalia Ashoor
    Harris Birthright Research Centre, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Thyroid 20:989-93. 2010
    ..Our hypothesis is that maternal thyroid function in the first trimester is altered in pregnancies ending in miscarriage or fetal death.
  50. pmc Prothrombin gene G20210A mutation and obstetric complications
    Robert M Silver
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:14-20. 2010
    ..To estimate whether maternal carriage of the prothrombin gene G20210A mutation is associated with pregnancy loss, preeclampsia, placental abruption, or small for gestational age (SGA) neonates in a low-risk, prospective cohort...
  51. ncbi Prospective multicenter study of pregnancy outcomes in women with heart disease
    S C Siu
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 104:515-21. 2001
    ..The maternal and neonatal risks associated with pregnancy in women with heart disease receiving comprehensive prenatal care have not been well defined...
  52. ncbi Herpes simplex virus type-2 infection in pregnancy: no risk of fetal death: results from a nested case-control study within 35,940 women
    Anne Eskild
    Section of Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BJOG 109:1030-5. 2002
    The aim of this study was to assess the association of fetal death with herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) antibody status during pregnancy: 1. presence of antibodies in first trimester; 2...
  53. ncbi Somatic cell nuclear transfer
    I Wilmut
    Roslin Institute, Roslin, Midlothian EH25 9PS, UK
    Nature 419:583-6. 2002
    ..When a nucleus is placed in oocyte cytoplasm, the changes in chromatin structure that govern differentiation can be reversed, and the nucleus can be made to control development to term...
  54. ncbi The Hand1 bHLH transcription factor is essential for placentation and cardiac morphogenesis
    P Riley
    Program in Development and Fetal Health, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nat Genet 18:271-5. 1998
    ..Their heart tubes showed abnormal looping and ventricular myocardial differentiation. Therefore, Hand1 is essential for differentiation of both trophoblast and cardiomyocytes, which are embryologically distinct cell lineages...
  55. ncbi A proportional hazards model with time-dependent covariates and time-varying effects for analysis of fetal and infant death
    Robert W Platt
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 160:199-206. 2004
    ..Modeling post-LMP mortality eliminates the crossover paradox for race and maternal smoking in a single statistical model...
  56. ncbi Ascorbic acid protects against lipopolysaccharide-induced intra-uterine fetal death and intra-uterine growth retardation in mice
    Yuan Hua Chen
    Department of Toxicology, Anhui Medical University, Meishan Road, Anhui Province, Hefei 230032, PR China
    Toxicology 217:39-45. 2006
    ..LPS) has been associated with adverse developmental outcomes including embryonic resorption, intra-uterine fetal death (IUFD), intra-uterine growth retardation (IUGR) and preterm labor...
  57. pmc Paternal exposure to agricultural pesticides and cause specific fetal death
    E Regidor
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 61:334-9. 2004
    To study the association between fetal death and paternal agricultural occupation in areas and time periods with different levels of use of agricultural pesticides.
  58. ncbi Etiology and prevention of stillbirth
    Ruth C Fretts
    Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1923-35. 2005
    ..This is a systematic review of the literature on the causes of stillbirth and clinical opinion regarding strategies for its prevention...
  59. ncbi Maternal caffeine consumption and fetal death: a case-control study in Uruguay
    Alicia Matijasevich
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:100-9. 2006
    ..Cases consisted of women hospitalised with a medically confirmed diagnosis of spontaneous antepartum fetal death, in all maternity hospitals during the study period...
  60. ncbi Severe hypotension and fetal death due to tocolysis with nifedipine
    Dimitri N M Papatsonis
    BJOG 112:1582-3. 2005
  61. ncbi Effects of low-dose lipopolysaccharide (LPS) pretreatment on LPS-induced intra-uterine fetal death and preterm labor
    De Xiang Xu
    Department of Toxicology, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, PR China
    Toxicology 234:167-75. 2007
    ..LPS) has been associated with adverse developmental outcome, including embryonic resorption, intra-uterine fetal death (IUFD), intra-uterine growth retardation (IUGR) and preterm delivery in rodents...
  62. ncbi Identifying multiple gestation groups using state-level birth and fetal death certificate data
    Jane Lazar
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 01760, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:225-8. 2006
    Birth and fetal death certificates classify individuals as twins or higher order multiples, but do not identify multiple gestation groups...
  63. ncbi Why babies die--a perinatal care survey of South Africa, 2000-2002
    R C Pattinson
    Medical Research Council Maternal and Infant Health Care Strategies Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Pretoria, Kalafong Hospital, Pretoria
    S Afr Med J 93:445-50. 2003
    ..To identify the major causes of perinatal mortality in South Africa...
  64. ncbi High levels of circulatory erythroblasts and cell-free DNA prior to intrauterine fetal death
    Xiao Yan Zhong
    Prenat Diagn 26:1272-3. 2006
  65. doi Changes in fetal death during 40 years-different trends for different gestational ages: a population-based study in Norway
    A A Sarfraz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical Faculty Division, Akershus University Hospital, Lørenskog, Norway
    BJOG 118:488-94. 2011
    To study changes in gestational-age-specific fetal death risks during a 40-year period.
  66. ncbi HELLP syndrome, multiple liver infarctions, and intrauterine fetal death in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid syndrome
    Yoko Wada
    Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine II, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata
    Intern Med 48:1555-8. 2009
    We report a case of HELLP syndrome, multiple liver infarctions, and intrauterine fetal death in a woman in the 17th week of pregnancy with SLE and APS who had been in remission on a regimen of low-dose prednisolone and aspirin...
  67. ncbi Hospital care for parents after perinatal death
    Katherine J Gold
    Department of Family Medicine and Department of Internal Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1156-66. 2007
    ..To systematically review parent experiences with hospital care after perinatal death...
  68. ncbi Fetal brain to liver weight ratio as a measure of intrauterine growth retardation: analysis of 182 stillborn autopsies
    M L Mitchell
    Department of Pathology, Christiana Care Health Services, Newark, Delaware 19718, USA
    Mod Pathol 14:14-9. 2001
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  69. doi Prediction of intrauterine fetal death in small-for-gestational-age fetuses: impact of including ultrasound biometry in customized models
    A O Odibo
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Ultrasound and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 39:288-92. 2012
    ..We sought to estimate the impact of adding ultrasound biometric parameters to the customized chart for the prediction of intrauterine fetal death (IUFD).
  70. ncbi Does the fetus lose weight in utero following fetal death: a study in preterm infants
    T Chard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    BJOG 108:1113-5. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether the fetus loses weight in uttero following fetal death, looking specifically at weight differences according to whether the death occurred during labour or before labour...
  71. doi The impact of maternal age on fetal death: does length of gestation matter?
    Camilla Haavaldsen
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Akershus University Hospital, and Medical Faculty Division, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:554.e1-8. 2010
    The objective of the investigation was to study the association of fetal death with maternal age by length of gestation.
  72. ncbi Genetic hypofibrinolysis in complicated pregnancies
    C J Glueck
    Cholesterol Center, Alliance Hospitals, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:44-8. 2001
    ..To assess the hypofibrinolytic 4G/4G mutation of the plasminogen activator inhibitor (PAI-1) gene as a possible factor contributing to severe preeclampsia, abruptio placentae, fetal growth restriction, and stillbirth...
  73. doi Efficacy of cognitive behavioral internet-based therapy in parents after the loss of a child during pregnancy: pilot data from a randomized controlled trial
    Anette Kersting
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Leipzig, Semmelweisstr 10, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:465-77. 2011
    ..Implementation of the program can thus help to improve the health care provision for mothers in this traumatic loss situation...
  74. doi HSPC117 deficiency in cloned embryos causes placental abnormality and fetal death
    Yingying Wang
    Department of Reproduction and Development, Kunming Institute of Zoology and Kunming Primate Research Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650223, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 397:407-12. 2010
    ..stage and implanted without any difference from control embryos, the knock-down embryos showed substantial fetal death, accompanied by placental blood clotting, at E12...
  75. pmc Stillbirth as risk factor for depression and anxiety in the subsequent pregnancy: cohort study
    P M Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE
    BMJ 318:1721-4. 1999
    ..To assess women's symptoms of depression and anxiety during pregnancy and the postpartum year in the pregnancy after stillbirth; to assess relevance of time since loss...
  76. doi Fetal death in cows experimentally infected with Neospora caninum at 110 days of gestation
    S Almeria
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, UAB IRTA, and Departament de Sanitat i Anatomia Animals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 169:304-11. 2010
    ..caninum infection of naïve dams after 110 days of pregnancy can lead to fetal death. The results suggest that the severity of placental lesions and the strong IFN-gamma response in some fetuses, ..
  77. ncbi Embryonic lethality and liver degeneration in mice lacking the RelA component of NF-kappa B
    A A Beg
    Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge 02139, USA
    Nature 376:167-70. 1995
    ..These results indicate that RelA controls inducible, but not basal, transcription in NF-kappa B-regulated pathways...
  78. ncbi Effect of N-acetylcysteine on lipopolysaccharide-induced intra-uterine fetal death and intra-uterine growth retardation in mice
    De Xiang Xu
    Department of Toxicology, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, PR China
    Toxicol Sci 88:525-33. 2005
    ..LPS) has been associated with adverse developmental outcome, including embryonic resorption, intra-uterine fetal death (IUFD), intra-uterine growth retardation (IUGR), and preterm delivery...
  79. pmc A new system for determining the causes of stillbirth
    Donald J Dudley
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:254-60. 2010
    ..To describe the methods for assigning the cause of death for stillbirths enrolled in the Stillbirth Collaborative Research Network (SCRN)...
  80. ncbi Melatonin protects against lipopolysaccharide-induced intra-uterine fetal death and growth retardation in mice
    Yuan Hua Chen
    Department of Toxicology, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China
    J Pineal Res 40:40-7. 2006
    Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) has been associated with adverse developmental outcomes, including intra-uterine fetal death (IUFD) and intra-uterine growth retardation (IUGR)...
  81. ncbi Atrial hemangioma: a rare cause of hydrops fetalis and intrauterine fetal death
    Chuan Fei Hou
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 130:271-2. 2007
  82. doi Diverse placental pathologies as the main causes of fetal death
    Fleurisca J Korteweg
    Department of Obstetrics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Obstet Gynecol 114:809-17. 2009
    To estimate the occurrence of placental causes of fetal death in relation to different gestational ages and their clinical manifestations during pregnancy.
  83. doi Fetal death as a result of placental immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
    F Caby
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Paris, France
    J Infect 61:185-8. 2010
    ..A fetal death was diagnosed 7 weeks after starting HAART (CD4 = 185/mm(3), HIV-1 RNA = 391 copies/mL) with a positive ..
  84. ncbi High prevalence of the prothrombin gene mutation in women with intrauterine growth retardation, abruptio placentae and second trimester loss
    M J Kupferminc
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 79:963-7. 2000
    ..Our objective was to investigate the association between pregnancy complications and the guanine 20210 adenine (G20210A) mutation in prothrombin gene...
  85. ncbi Placental thrombosis and spontaneous fetal death in mice deficient in ethanolamine kinase 2
    Yong Tian
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    J Biol Chem 281:28438-49. 2006
    ..These results illustrate a non-redundant role for EtnK2 expression in regulating placental hemostasis...
  86. pmc Reducing stillbirths: interventions during labour
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:S6. 2009
    ..The evidence for impact of intrapartum interventions on stillbirth and perinatal mortality outcomes has not yet been systematically examined...
  87. ncbi Frequency of human parvovirus B19 infection in intrauterine fetal death
    T Tolfvenstam
    Departments of Clinical Virology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 357:1494-7. 2001
    Parvovirus B19 is known to cause fetal death in the second trimester, mainly in combination with hydrops fetalis...
  88. ncbi Intrauterine infection may be a major cause of stillbirth in Sweden
    E Tolockiene
    Department of Pathology, University of Lund, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 80:511-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Thus, a large part of otherwise unexplained stillbirths might be due to ascending infections...
  89. ncbi Mortality associated with congenital syphilis in the United States, 1992-1998
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E79-9. 2002
    ..To summarize national trends in the incidence of congenital syphilis (CS) and associated mortality...
  90. ncbi Fetal morbidity and mortality after acute human parvovirus B19 infection in pregnancy: prospective evaluation of 1018 cases
    Martin Enders
    Labor Enders und Partner, Institut fur Virologie, Infektiologie und Epidemiologie e V, Stuttgart, Germany
    Prenat Diagn 24:513-8. 2004
    ..To determine more precisely the incidence of fetal complications following maternal parvovirus B19 infection at various gestational ages...
  91. ncbi Maternal age and risk of fetal death in singleton gestations: USA, 1995-2000
    J C Canterino
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 15:193-7. 2004
    To determine the magnitude of risk for fetal death among singleton pregnancies in relation to maternal age, and to compare the risks with other common indications for fetal testing.
  92. ncbi Management of other complications specific to monochorionic twin pregnancies
    L Pasquini
    Centre for Fetal Care, Queen Charlotte s and Chelsea Hospital, Du Cane Road, Hammaersmith, W12 0HS London, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 18:577-99. 2004
    ..Recent strategies to reduce the high perinatal mortality due to cord entanglement in antenatally diagnosed monoamniotic twins including medical amnioreduction and elective caesarean delivery at 32 weeks, are also discussed...
  93. ncbi Couple distress after sudden infant or perinatal death: a 30-month follow up
    J C Vance
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:368-72. 2002
    ..To examine, using a 30-month prospective study, patterns of anxiety, depression and alcohol use in couples following stillbirth, neonatal death or sudden infant death syndrome...
  94. ncbi Maternal risk factors associated with fetal death during antenatal care in low-resource tertiary hospitals
    Olufemi T Oladapo
    Maternal and Fetal Health Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:383-8. 2007
    Data on maternal characteristics that could predict antepartum fetal death in women receiving antenatal care in resource-constrained settings are limited...
  95. ncbi Maternal and fetal inflammatory responses in unexplained fetal death
    S Blackwell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, 48201, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 14:151-7. 2003
    The role of intra-amniotic infection in the etiology of fetal death has been proposed...
  96. ncbi How strong is the association between maternal thrombophilia and adverse pregnancy outcome? A systematic review
    Zarko Alfirevic
    Liverpool Women s Hospital, Crown Street, Liverpool L8 7SS, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 101:6-14. 2002
    ..To determine whether inherited and acquired thrombophilias are associated with adverse obstetric complications...
  97. pmc Syphilis-associated perinatal and infant mortality in rural Malawi
    J McDermott
    Epidemiologist, Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333
    Bull World Health Organ 71:773-80. 1993
    ....
  98. ncbi Clinical value of postnatal autopsy and genetics consultation in fetal death
    L A Hefler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Med Genet 104:165-8. 2001
    ..present study was to investigate the clinical use of postnatal autopsy and genetics consultation in cases of fetal death in a teaching hospital...
  99. pmc Preventing those so-called stillbirths
    Jonathan M Spector
    UMass Memorial Children s Medical Center, Worcester, MA, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 86:315-6. 2008
  100. doi Detection of cytomegalovirus, parvovirus B19 and herpes simplex viruses in cases of intrauterine fetal death: association with pathological findings
    Garyfallia Syridou
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Virol 80:1776-82. 2008
    ..B19 (PB19) and herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 (HSV-1/2) cause fetal infections, which may lead to fetal death. In a prospective case-control study we examined the incidence of these viruses in intrauterine fetal death and ..
  101. ncbi Maternal and perinatal outcomes associated with a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery
    Mark B Landon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus 43210 1228, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2581-9. 2004
    ..The absolute and relative risks associated with a trial of labor in women with a history of cesarean delivery, as compared with elective repeated cesarean delivery without labor, are uncertain...

Research Grants74

  1. Neonatal Long QT Syndrome and Sudden Infant Death
    Alfred L George; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Additional anecdotal evidence indicates that LQTS may also present as intrauterine fetal death (IUFD)...
  2. Neonatal Long QT Syndrome and Sudden Infant Death
    ALFRED GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Additional anecdotal evidence indicates that LQTS may also present as intrauterine fetal death (IUFD)...
  3. Neonatal Long QT Syndrome and Sudden Infant Death
    ALFRED GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Additional anecdotal evidence indicates that LQTS may also present as intrauterine fetal death (IUFD)...
  4. Air Pollution and Adverse Birth Outcomes
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of proximity to high traffic density roadways; (2) short-term increases in air pollution prior to birth or fetal death and/or medium-term exposures accumulated over months or trimesters of pregnancy are more important; (3) ..
  5. Triggers of Abruptio Placentae - A Case Crossover Study of an Ischemic Placental
    MICHELLE A contact WILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..large part because of its association with adverse outcomes in newborns and mothers including preterm delivery, fetal death, maternal hemorrhagic shock, and renal failure...
  6. Child Health After Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Population-Based Study
    BARBARA JOAN LUKE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..link ART clinical data from 2004 to 2011 to the Massachusetts Pregnancy to Early Life Longitudinal birth and fetal death file (resulting in approximately 18,000 ART assisted births, 5,000 births with no ART but other subfertility ..
  7. Plurality and Contemporary Infant Mortality Risks
    Barbara Luke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., weight discordance, gender mix, fetal death of a sibling)...
  8. Renal Transporters and Fetal Neuroendocrinology
    Charles Wood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Fetal stress is a prevalent cause of fetal death and morbidity in utero...
  9. Renal Transporters and Fetal Neuroendocrinology
    Charles E Wood; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Fetal stress is a prevalent cause of fetal death and morbidity in utero...
  10. Renal Transporters and Fetal Neuroendocrinology
    Charles Wood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Fetal stress is a prevalent cause of fetal death and morbidity in utero...
  11. A Model Statewide Trial to Detect and Treat Maternal Hypothyroidism in Pregnancy
    James Haddow; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., fetal death, prematurity, preeclampsia)...
  12. Mechanism of aPL antibody-induced Pregnancy loss
    Jane Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Pregnancy complications in women with APS include fetal death, preeclampsia, and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  13. Mechanisms of aPL antibody-induced pregnancy loss
    Jane Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Pregnancy complications in women with APS include fetal death, preeclampsia, and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  14. Mechanism of aPL antibody-induced Pregnancy loss
    Jane E Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Pregnancy complications in women with APS include fetal death, preeclampsia, and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  15. ANTICARDIOLIPIN ANTIBODIES AND OXIDIZED PHOSPHOLIPIDS
    Joseph Witztum; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..and/or the lupus anticoagulant and clinically experience recurrent venous or arterial thrombosis, history of fetal death and autoimmune thrombocytopenia...
  16. ANTICARDIOLIPIN ANTIBODIES AND OXIDIZED PHOSPHOLIPIDS
    Joseph Witztum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and/or the lupus anticoagulant and clinically experience recurrent venous or arterial thrombosis, history of fetal death and autoimmune thrombocytopenia...
  17. Prolactin regulation of decidual activin and apoptosis
    Jennifer Bowen Shauver; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..decidualization during early pregnancy, in the presence of exogenous progesterone, but are infertile due to fetal death and resorption from midpregnancy...
  18. Reprogramming of X-linked genes by nuclear transfer
    X Tian; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Abnormal XCI has been found to have deleterious effect on placental growth and causes fetal death. The abnormal XCI may be caused by the impaired ability of cloned embryos to erase epigenetic marks of XCI in ..
  19. FAILURE TO MODULATE T & NK CELL ZETA EXPRESSION IN RSA
    Douglas Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..NK and T cell dysfunction in some pregnant women could be for poor pregnancy outcomes from pre-term labor to fetal death. Understanding the mechanisms of pregnancy-associated T and NK cell dysfunction will provide the greatest ..
  20. MISOPROSTOL FOR TREATMENT OF FETAL DEATH AT 14-28 WEEKS PHASE III
    Beverly Winikoff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The proposed project is a Phase 3 trial of the drug misoprostol for the treatment of fetal death at 14 to 28 weeks of pregnancy, inclusive...
  21. Regulation of Trophoblast Differentiation and Function
    Yoel Sadovsky; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PPARY-null mouse embryos exhibit intrauterine growth restriction and subsequently fetal death, associated with diminished fat accumulation within the labyrinthine placenta...
  22. Regulation of Trophoblast Differentiation and Function
    Yoel Sadovsky; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..PPARY-null mouse embryos exhibit intrauterine growth restriction and subsequently fetal death, associated with diminished fat accumulation within the labyrinthine placenta...
  23. Regulation of Trophoblast Differentiation and Function
    Yoel Sadovsky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) PPARy -I- embryos exhibit intrauterine growth restriction and subsequently fetal death, associated with diminished size of fat globules within the labyrinthine placenta...
  24. Burden of Malaria in Pregnancy in India
    Davidson Hamer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Malaria in pregnancy (MIP) is associated with an increased risk of fetal death, prematurity, intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), low birth weight (LBW), and maternal anemia...
  25. THE IMPACT OF AIRBORNE PARTICULATES ON INFANT HEALTH
    KENNETH CHAY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Detail Files, National Natality Detail Files, Linked Birth and Infant Death Public-use Data Files, and the Fetal Death Data Public-use Data Files...