Summary: Slow or difficult OBSTETRIC LABOR or CHILDBIRTH.
Publications224 found, 100 shown here
- Prenatal, labor and delivery characteristics of mothers with macrosomic babiesE K Srofenyoh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ridge Hospital, Accra, Ghana
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:49-50. 2006
- Brachial plexus deficits with and without shoulder dystociaRobert K DeMott
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:630; author reply 631. 2006
- A genome wide association study for QTL affecting direct and maternal effects of stillbirth and dystocia in cattleH G Olsen
Centre for Integrative Genetics, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Box 5003, N 1432 Aas, Norway
Anim Genet 41:273-80. 2010b>Dystocia and stillbirth are significant causes of female and neonatal death in many species and there is evidence for a genetic component to both traits...
- X-linked cholestasis in mouse due to mutations of the P4-ATPase ATP11COwen M Siggs
Department of Genetics, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7890-5. 2011..The majority of homozygous mutant females also died of dystocia in a maternal genotype-specific manner...
- Risk factors and obstetric complications associated with macrosomiaN E Stotland
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:220-6. 2004..Macrosomia is associated with adverse maternal outcomes. The objective of this study was to characterize the epidemiology of macrosomia and related maternal complications...
- Perinatal outcome of fetuses with a birth weight greater than 4500 g: an analysis of 3356 casesLuigi Raio
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne Inselspital, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 109:160-5. 2003..in a series of macrosomic fetuses according to the intended mode of delivery, and to estimate the individual risk of shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injury upon information available either prior the onset of labor or at delivery.
- Obstetric risk indicators for labour dystocia in nulliparous women: a multi-centre cohort studyHanne Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:45. 2008In nulliparous women dystocia is the most common obstetric problem and its etiology is largely unknown...
- Short stature--an independent risk factor for Cesarean deliveryEyal Sheiner
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 151, Beer Sheva, Israel
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:175-8. 2005..to investigate pregnancy outcome of patients with short stature (height<155 cm), and specifically to elucidate if patients with short stature are at an increased risk for Cesarean section (CS) even after controlling for labor dystocia.
- Shoulder dystocia and postpartum hemorrhage simulations: student confidence in managing these complicationsTia P Andrighetti
The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing, 10 View Street, Northfield, NH 03276, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 57:55-60. 2012..The purpose of this project was to determine whether the use of high-fidelity simulations for the obstetric emergencies of shoulder dystocia and postpartum hemorrhage increases student confidence in managing these complications.
- Magnetic resonance imaging pelvimetry and the prediction of labor dystociaMichael V Zaretsky
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235 9032, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:919-26. 2005To study whether magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) pelvimetry has the ability to identify those women who require cesarean delivery for labor dystocia.
- [Fetal macrosomia: management, obstetrical and neonatal results. Multicenter case-control study in 15 maternity hospitals in Paris and the Ile de France area]A Batallan
Service de gynécologie obstétrique du professeur P Madelenat, centre hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard AP HP, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 30:483-91. 2002..To study the perinatal management of fetal macrosomia (FM) and the obstetrical and neonatal results related to FM in the Ile de France area...
- A Bayesian threshold-linear model evaluation of perinatal mortality, dystocia, birth weight, and gestation length in a Holstein herdJ M Johanson
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 94:450-60. 2011The objective of this research was to estimate genetic parameters for a multiple-trait evaluation of dystocia (DYS), perinatal mortality (PM), birth weight (BWT), and gestation length (GL) in Holsteins...
- Mode of delivery and birth outcomes of macrosomic infantsS L Boulet
Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
J Obstet Gynaecol 24:622-9. 2004..Shoulder dystocia and birth injury occur with greater frequency among macrosomic infants, yet the relative inaccuracy of clinical ..
- Dystocia: a study of its frequency and risk factors in seven cities of west AfricaD Ould El Joud
Direction de la Planification, Co opération et Statistiques, Ministère de la Santé et des Affaires Sociales, Nouakchott, Mauritania
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 74:171-8. 2001To determine the incidence of dystocia in seven west African cities, to attempt to discover what, if any, factors at the prenatal visit might identify women at risk of dystocia, and to assess the utility of such screening.
- The peri-partum management of pregnancies with macrosomic babies weighing > or =4,500 g at a tertiary University HospitalO B Navti
Department of Cancer and Molecular Medicine, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 27:267-70. 2007..There were 40 (13.6%) cases of shoulder dystocia compared with 0.9% in the non-macrosomic population (p < 0.001)...
- Lactate concentration in amniotic fluid: a good predictor of labor outcomeEva Wiberg-Itzel
Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska Institutet, Sodersjukhuset, Sweden
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 152:34-8. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate whether lactate concentration in AF together with the partogram is a better predictor of operative intervention in dysfunctional labor than the partogram alone...
- Shoulder dystocia related fetal neurological injuries: the predisposing roles of forceps and ventouse extractionsMichael Brimacombe
Department of Preventive Medicine, UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:415-22. 2008..as macrosomia among the factors that lead to neurological damage in the child in connection with shoulder dystocia. Because they augment the intrinsic dangers of excessive fetal size exponentially, the authors consider their use ..
- Prediction of brachial plexus stretching during shoulder dystocia using a computer simulation modelBernard Gonik
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48235, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1168-72. 2003The purpose was to study the impact of maternal endogenous and clinician-applied exogenous delivery forces on brachial plexus stretching during a shoulder dystocia event.
- A comparison of shoulder dystocia-associated transient and permanent brachial plexus palsiesRobert B Gherman
Department of Ob Gyn, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Obstet Gynecol 102:544-8. 2003To estimate differences between shoulder dystocia-associated transient and permanent brachial plexus palsies.
- Severe shoulder dystocia leading to neonatal injury: a case control studyJ Melendez
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Middlesex University Hospital, Sterling Way, London, N18 1QX, UK
Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:47-51. 2009Severe shoulder dystocia (SD) is associated with neonatal brachial plexus injuries and skeletal fractures, with the former being the commonest cause for litigation related to birth trauma...
- Is abnormal labor associated with shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women?Shobha H Mehta
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1604-7; discussion 1607-9. 2004This study was undertaken to examine the relationship between labor abnormalities and shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women.
- Abdominal dystocia in a case of undetected intrauterine meconium peritonitis due to cystic fibrosisDolon Basu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 47:72-3. 2007..After a normal anomaly scan at 22 weeks and a normal pregnancy, she went into labor at term. Dystocia due to massive abdominal distension complicated the second stage...
- Should we allow a trial of labor after a previous cesarean for dystocia in the second stage of labor?E Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 98:652-5. 2001..To estimate the rate of successful vaginal birth including operative vaginal delivery in patients with a previous cesarean for cephalopelvic disproportion in the second stage of labor...
- Birth weight as a predictor of calving ease and perinatal mortality in Holstein cattleJ M Johanson
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames 50011 3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 86:3745-55. 2003..was to determine the effect of birth weight on perinatal mortality (PM) (alive or dead at 48 h of age) and dystocia (unassisted or assisted)...
- Prevalence and risk factors for dystocia in dairy cattle: a reviewJ F Mee
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, CO, Cork, Ireland
Vet J 176:93-101. 2008This review focuses on the case definition of dystocia, its current prevalence and recent temporal trends, the different types of dystocia and their associated risk factors in dairy cattle...
- Impacts of dystocia on health and survival of dairy calvesJ E Lombard
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Veterinary Services, Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health, 2150 Centre Ave, Bldg B, Fort Collins, CO 80526 8117, USA
J Dairy Sci 90:1751-60. 2007..were to determine incidence of stillbirths and heifer-calf morbidity and mortality, and their association with dystocia on 3 Colorado dairies...
- Dystocia in beef heifers: a review of genetic and nutritional influencesR E Hickson
Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, Massey University, Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North, New Zealand
N Z Vet J 54:256-64. 2006..An increased incidence of dystocia in heifers calving at 2 years of age, compared to mature cows, is a major reason many farmers in New Zealand have ..
- Obstructed labourJ P Neilson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Br Med Bull 67:191-204. 2003..The sequelae of obstructed labour can be an enormous source of human misery and the prevention of obstetric fistulas, and skilled treatment if they do occur, are important priorities in regions where obstructed labour is still common...
- Shoulder dystocia: using simulation to train providers and teamsJenifer O Fahey
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:114-22; quiz 123-4. 2008Shoulder dystocia is an obstetric emergency that requires immediate recognition and a well-coordinated response...
- Genetic parameters for calving difficulty, stillbirth, and birth weight for Hereford and Charolais at first and later paritiesS Eriksson
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
J Anim Sci 82:375-83. 2004..Calving difficulty score should be included in the genetic evaluation of beef breeds in Sweden, whereas progeny groups in Swedish beef populations are too small for stillbirth to be considered directly...
- Dystocia in nulliparous womenSara G Shields
Dept of Family Medicine and Community Health, Family Health Center of Worchester, University of Massachusetts, Massachusetts 01610, USA
Am Fam Physician 75:1671-8. 2007b>Dystocia is common in nulliparous women and is responsible for more than 50 percent of primary cesarean deliveries...
- A review of factors associated with dystocia and cesarean section in nulliparous womenNancy K Lowe
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 52:216-28. 2007..for cesarean section in nulliparous women continues to be clinical diagnoses that fall under the rubric of dystocia. These diagnoses account for approximately two-thirds of all cesareans experienced by otherwise healthy ..
- Body condition score and body weight effects on dystocia and stillbirths and consequent effects on postcalving performanceD P Berry
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
J Dairy Sci 90:4201-11. 2007..of periparturient body condition score (BCS) and body weight (BW) related traits on the incidence of calving dystocia and stillbirths, and to determine any consequent effect of dystocia and stillbirths on BCS, BW, milk production, ..
- Risk indicators for dystocia in low-risk nulliparous women: a study on lifestyle and anthropometrical factorsH Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
J Obstet Gynaecol 30:25-9. 2010..a cohort of 2,810 low-risk nulliparas to identify possible lifestyle and anthropometrical risk indicators for dystocia. Criteria for dystocia: cervical dilatation <2 cm over 4 h during labour's active phase, or no descent during ..
- Risk factors for calving assistance and dystocia in pasture-based Holstein-Friesian heifers and cows in IrelandJ F Mee
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
Vet J 187:189-94. 2011The incidence of and risk factors associated with calving assistance and dystocia in pasture-based dairy herds were determined from analysis of 152,641 records of full-term calvings from Holstein-Friesian dams served by artificial ..
- Improving resident competency in the management of shoulder dystocia with simulation trainingShad Deering
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University Hospital, 3 PHC, 3800 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Obstet Gynecol 103:1224-8. 2004To determine whether a simulation training scenario improves resident competency in the management of shoulder dystocia.
- Incidence and breed predilection for dystocia and risk factors for cesarean section in a Swedish population of insured dogsAnnika Bergstrom
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
Vet Surg 35:786-91. 2006To estimate the incidence and breed predilection for canine dystocia using data from insurance claims. The risk factors for cesarean section (CS) were assessed for bitches with dystocia.
- Woman abuse and pregnancy outcome among women in Khoram Abad, Islamic Republic of IranN Khodakarami
Shahid Beheshti Medical University, Reproductive Health Research Centre and Nurisng Midwifery School, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
East Mediterr Health J 15:622-8. 2009..correlated with mean weight gain during pregnancy, mean frequency of the prenatal care, prolonged labour (dystocia), premature rupture of membrane, low mean birth weight and mean gestational age at birth...
- Cesarean section on request at 39 weeks: impact on shoulder dystocia, fetal trauma, neonatal encephalopathy, and intrauterine fetal demiseGary D V Hankins
The University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
Semin Perinatol 30:276-87. 2006....
- Factors affecting dystocia in cattleD Zaborski
Department of Ruminants Science, Agricultural University of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
Reprod Domest Anim 44:540-51. 2009The paper reviews the various factors affecting dystocia in cattle. It is based mainly on the recent studies found in the literature of the subject but refers occasionally to some older papers as well...
- Dystocia increases with advancing maternal ageAnn Treacy
National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:760-3. 2006..of maternal age on obstetric indices of uterine efficiency in spontaneous nulliparous labor managed according to a standardized protocol in order to determine whether increasing maternal age is more commonly associated with dystocia.
- Dystocia in labour - risk factors, management and outcome: a retrospective observational study in a Swedish settingLotta Selin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NU Hospital Group, Trollhattan, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:216-21. 2008Labour dystocia (LD) is associated with adverse maternal and child outcomes. This study investigated obstetric risk factors, frequency of interventions and delivery outcomes for LD.
- Phenotypic trends in incidence of stillbirth for Holsteins in the United StatesC L Meyer
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames 50011-3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 84:515-23. 2001..population, 2) if stillbirths are the same trait in primiparous and multiparous cows, and 3) what was the role of dystocia in stillbirths...
- Effect of disease on reproduction in the dairy cow: a meta-analysisC Fourichon
Unit of Animal Health Management, Veterinary School INRA, Nantes, France
Theriogenology 53:1729-59. 2000Effects on reproduction of dystocia, stillbirth, abortion, milk fever, retained placenta, metritis, cystic ovaries, anestrus, ketosis, displaced abomasum, locomotor disorders, and mastitis were reviewed...
- Catastrophic shoulder dystocia and emergency symphysiotomyT M Goodwin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 177:463-4. 1997We present three cases of shoulder dystocia unrelieved by standard maneuvers, including cephalic replacement. Symphysiotomy was performed in an effort to preserve fetal life...
- Training for shoulder dystocia: a trial of simulation using low-fidelity and high-fidelity mannequinsJoanna F Crofts
Simulation and Fire drill Evaluation SaFE Study, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Bristol National Health Service Trust, Southmead Hospital, and University Department of Clinical Sciences at South Bristol, University of Bristol, UK
Obstet Gynecol 108:1477-85. 2006To evaluate the effectiveness of simulation training for shoulder dystocia management and compare training using a high-fidelity mannequin with that using traditional devices.
- The negative birth experience of prolonged labour: a case-referent studyAstrid Nystedt
Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 14:579-86. 2005..This study aimed to analyse and describe women's different perceptions and experiences of childbirth following prolonged or normal labour...
- Genetic influence on dystociaMichael Algovik
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:832-7. 2004b>Dystocia-prolonged and difficult labor-is a common and worldwide problem during parturition. Epidemiological studies have suggested a familial aggregation. This study aimed to quantify the genetic influence (i.e...
- Labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy intervalBao Ping Zhu
Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:121-8. 2006The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy interval.
- Maternal body mass index at delivery and risk of caesarean due to dystocia in low risk pregnanciesHorace Roman
Department of Pediatric Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:163-70. 2008To investigate the association between maternal body mass index (BMI) at delivery and the risk of caesarean section due to dystocia during the first stage of labour in low risk pregnancies.
- Obstetric and neonatal outcome of babies weighing more than 4.5 kg: an analysis by parityE V Mocanu
Coombe Women s Hospital, 8, Dublin, Ireland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 92:229-33. 2000..To analyse by parity the obstetric and neonatal outcome of babies delivered weighing more than 4.5 kg...
- Incidence and outcomes of dystocia in the active phase of labor in term nulliparous women with spontaneous labor onsetHanne Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:402-7. 2009To estimate the incidence of dystocia among nulliparous women without apparent co-morbidity and to examine maternal and fetal short-term outcomes after dystocia.
- Randomised controlled trial of labouring in water compared with standard of augmentation for management of dystocia in first stage of labourElizabeth R Cluett
Nightingale Building 67, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ
BMJ 328:314. 2004To evaluate the impact of labouring in water during first stage of labour on rates of epidural analgesia and operative delivery in nulliparous women with dystocia.
- Improving neonatal outcome through practical shoulder dystocia trainingTimothy J Draycott
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
Obstet Gynecol 112:14-20. 2008To compare the management of and neonatal injury associated with shoulder dystocia before and after introduction of mandatory shoulder dystocia simulation training.
- Shoulder dystocia: the unpreventable obstetric emergency with empiric management guidelinesRobert B Gherman
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Prince George s Hospital Center, Cheverly, MD, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:657-72. 2006Much of our understanding and knowledge of shoulder dystocia has been blurred by inconsistent and scientific studies that are of limited scientific quality...
- Risk factors for difficult delivery in nulliparas with epidural analgesia in second stage of laborWilliam D Fraser
Hôpital St François d Assie CHUQ Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 99:409-18. 2002..To identify risk factors for difficult delivery among nulliparas in the second stage of labor with continuous epidural analgesia, and to develop a multivariable model that is predictive of difficult delivery...
- ACOG practice bulletin: Shoulder dystocia. Number 40, November 2002. (Replaces practice pattern number 7, October 1997)Robert J Sokol
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 80:87-92. 2003
- Analysis of fertility and dystocia in Holsteins using recursive models to handle censored and categorical dataE López de Maturana
NEIKER, Basque Institute for Agricultural Research and Development, PO Box 46, 01080 Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain
J Dairy Sci 90:2012-24. 2007..estimate genetic and phenotypic relationships of calving ease (CE) with fertility traits and 2) analyze whether dystocia negatively affects reproductive performance in the next reproductive cycle...
- Meperidine for dystocia during the first stage of labor: A randomized controlled trialClaudio G Sosa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pereira Rossell Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1212-8. 2004This study was undertaken to evaluate whether the administration of meperidine decreases the length of labor in patients with a diagnosis of dystocia during the first stage of labor.
- The continuing effectiveness of active management of first labor, despite a doubling in overall nulliparous cesarean deliveryMichael E Foley
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Dublin, Ireland
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:891-5. 2004..effectiveness of active management of labor, a protocol that involves early detection and correction of dystocia with oxytocin in spontaneous cephalic nulliparous labor, by analysis of the contribution of this cohort to a ..
- Local anesthetic requirements are greater in dystocia than in normal laborMoeen K Panni
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Anesthesiology 98:957-63. 2003b>Dystocia is characterized by abnormal progress of labor and is a common contemporary indication for cesarean delivery in the United States...
- What factors are associated with neonatal injury following shoulder dystocia?S H Mehta
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
J Perinatol 26:85-8. 2006To identify factors associated with the development of neonatal injury in the setting of shoulder dystocia.
- Women with gestational diabetes mellitus in the ACHOIS trial: risk factors for shoulder dystociaChaturica Athukorala
Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:37-41. 2007Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with increased risk of fetal macrosomia and shoulder dystocia. However, not all women with GDM and fetal macrosomia have shoulder dystocia...
- The MFMU Cesarean Registry: impact of fetal size on trial of labor success for patients with previous cesarean for dystociaAlan M Peaceman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1127-31. 2006The purpose of this study was to determine the influence of change in infant birth weight between pregnancies on the outcome of a trial of labor for women whose first cesarean delivery was performed for dystocia.
- High birthweight and shoulder dystocia: the strongest risk factors for obstetrical brachial plexus palsy in a Swedish population-based studyMargareta Mollberg
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:654-9. 2005..Obstetrical brachial plexus palsy (OBPP) is a serious form of neonatal morbidity...
- Management of shoulder dystocia: skill retention 6 and 12 months after trainingJoanna F Crofts
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, North Bristol National Health Service Trust, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
Obstet Gynecol 110:1069-74. 2007To assess skill retention 6 and 12 months after shoulder dystocia training.
- Maternal morbidity associated with obstetrical maneuvers in shoulder dystociaChafika Mazouni
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Marseille Public Hospital System APHM, Marseille, France
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 129:15-8. 2006To determine whether shoulder dystocia and obstetrical maneuvers used for its relief have detrimental effects on perineum or immediate postpartum outcome.
- Delivery of the posterior arm reduces shoulder dimensions in shoulder dystociaJ Kung
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s University of London, London, UK
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:233-7. 2006To evaluate a possible reduction in shoulder diameter and circumference by extending the posterior arm during delivery, for an easier birth in cases of shoulder dystocia.
- Suspicion and treatment of the macrosomic fetus: a reviewSuneet P Chauhan
Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, Spartanburg, SC, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:332-46. 2005..To review the prevalence of and our ability to identify macrosomic (birthweight >4000 g) fetuses. Additionally, based on the current evidence, propose an algorithm for treatment of suspected macrosomia...
- Delayed delivery interval between twins: a viable option? A case reportSwapnil Shah
Royal Hospital for Women, Sydney, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:534-5. 2005
- Treatment of suspected fetal macrosomia: a cost-effectiveness analysisMelissa A Herbst
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1035-9. 2005Treatment of fetal macrosomia presents challenges to practitioners because a potential outcome of shoulder dystocia with permanent brachial plexus injury is costly both to families and to society...
- Prediction of risk for shoulder dystocia with neonatal injuryAlina Dyachenko
St Mary s Medical Center, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1544-9. 2006The purpose of this study was to develop a predictive model of risk for shoulder dystocia (ShD) with injury.
- Midwifery basics: complications (5). Shoulder dystociaHelen Baston
Mother and Infant Research Unit, University of York
Pract Midwife 9:36-9. 2006
- On redefining shoulder dystocia and at-risk populationsEdith D Gurewitsch
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:e18; author reply e19. 2006
- The relationship of fetal position and ethnicity with shoulder dystocia and birth injuryYvonne W Cheng
Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:856-62. 2006The objective of this study was to examine factors associated with the occurrence of shoulder dystocia and subsequent perinatal outcomes.
- On the mechanical aspects of shoulder dystocia and birth injuryRobert H Allen
Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering and School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:607-23. 2007This article presents objective evidence about shoulder dystocia and its associated mechanical injuries, namely clavicle fractures, and brachial plexus injuries...
- [An underestimated technique for the management of shoulder dystocia: the all-fours manoeuvre]S F P J Coppus
Maxima Medisch Centrum, afd Gynaecologie Verloskunde, Postbus 7777, 5500 MB Veldhoven
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1493-7. 2007In two pregnant women, parturition was complicated by severe shoulder dystocia. Conventional techniques for the management of this complication of labour failed...
- An overview of shoulder dystocia: the nurse's roleBarbara Camune
Midwifery and Women s Health Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Nurs Womens Health 11:488-97; quiz 498. 2007
- Shoulder dystocia: an updateAmy G Gottlieb
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:501-31, xii. 2007Shoulder dystocia has no consensus definition or management algorithm. Its incidence ranges from 0.2% to 3% and its occurrence is unpredictable...
- Shoulder dystocia: nursing prevention and posttrauma careCecilia M Jevitt
University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:14-20. 2008Shoulder dystocia is a birth emergency that occurs in approximately 1% of all births. Shoulder dystocia can be followed by broken clavicle or humerus, brachial plexus injury, fetal hypoxia, or death...
- Best practices in perinatal nursing: risk identification and management of shoulder dystociaLaura R Mahlmeister
Mahlmeister and Associates San Francisco, California, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:91-4. 2008
- Shoulder dystociaH Gordon
J Obstet Gynaecol 28:371-2. 2008
- Experience of shoulder dystocia in a district general hospital: what have we learnt?H Soleymani Majd
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 28:386-9. 2008Shoulder dystocia is an obstetric emergency that currently affects 0.6% of all deliveries in the UK...
- Optimizing shoulder dystocia management to prevent birth injuryEdith Diament Gurewitsch
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:592-606. 2007A practical clinical review of those aspects of shoulder dystocia management that are directly relevant to birth injury is presented...
- Labour characteristics and neonatal Erb's palsyK Weizsaecker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, New York, NY 11418, USA
BJOG 114:1003-9. 2007..To determine risk factors for Erb's palsy, with a focus on graphic labour patterns...
- Effects on perinatal outcome of treating women with 1 elevated glucose tolerance test valueMichael J Fassett
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Permanente, Bakersfield, CA, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:597.e1-4; discussion 597.e4. 2007..This study was undertaken to determine whether medical nutrition therapy and home glucose monitoring can reduce complications in pregnancies with 1 elevated oral glucose tolerance test value...
- [Analysis of labour and perinatal complications in case of foetus weight over 4000 g]Grzegorz Piasek
Oddziału Ginekologiczno Połozniczyego Wojewódzkiego Szpitala Zespolonego w Kielcach
Wiad Lek 59:326-31. 2006..The most detrimental foetal complications of macrosomia are: shoulder dystocia with Erb's brachial palsy, facial nerve palsy, clavicular and humeral bone fracture...
- [Fetal macrosomia and labor induction: for lack of evidence, we randomize]M Boulvain
Département de Gynécologie et d Obstétrique, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 32, Boulevard de la Cluse, 1211 Geneve, Suisse
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 34:1190-3. 2006
- [Fetal macrosomia and labor induction: we are definitely against it]L Sentilhes
Clinique Gynécologique et Obstétricale, Hopital Charles Nicolle, CHU de Rouen, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen Cedex, France
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 34:1186-9. 2006
- Fetal pulse oximetry and cesarean deliverySteven L Bloom
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
N Engl J Med 355:2195-202. 2006..Knowledge of fetal oxygen saturation, as an adjunct to electronic fetal monitoring, may be associated with a significant change in the rate of cesarean deliveries or the infant's condition at birth...
- Prediction of shoulder dystocia using multivariate analysisMichael A Belfort
HCA Perinatal Safety Group, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Am J Perinatol 24:5-10. 2007We evaluated the use of multivariate analysis in the prediction of shoulder dystocia (SD). One hundred consecutive cases with SD were matched with 100 controls without dystocia. All patients had term, vaginal delivery...
- Can midwives prevent shoulder dystocia?Tricia Anderson
Pract Midwife 10:36-7. 2007
- The risk of shoulder dystocia related permanent fetal injury in relation to birth weightLeslie Iffy
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 136:53-60. 2008To examine birth weight related risks of fetal injury in connection with shoulder dystocia.
- Shoulder dystocia without versus with brachial plexus injury: a case-control studySuneet P Chauhan
Aurora Health Care, West Allis, WI 53227, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:313-7. 2007To delineate factors that differentiate shoulder dystocia with and without brachial plexus injury (BPI).
- Clinical impact of mild carbohydrate intolerance in pregnancy: a study of 2904 nondiabetic Danish women with risk factors for gestational diabetes mellitusD M Jensen
Department of Endocrinology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark
Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:413-9. 2001..outcomes increased significantly with increasing glucose values during the oral glucose tolerance test: shoulder dystocia, macrosomia, emergency cesarean section, assisted delivery, hypertension, and induction of labor...
- Shoulder dystociaThomas F Baskett
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, 5980 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3G9, Canada
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 16:57-68. 2002Shoulder dystocia is an uncommon but not rare obstetric emergency. Death of the infant is unusual but perinatal morbidity is frequent and can result in permanent injury. These cases carry significant medico-legal implications...
- [Trial of labor in moderate pelvic dystocia at Dakar University Teaching Hospital]C T Cisse
Clinique Gynécologique et Obstétricale, CHU de Dakar, BP 15745, Dakar Fann, Senegal
J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 33:312-8. 2004To study frequency of moderate pelvic dystocia, to evaluate the diagnosis value of clinical pelvic evaluation and prognosis of trial labor with only clinical monitoring.
- Effect of operative vaginal delivery on the outcome of permanent brachial plexus injurySarah H Poggi
Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Pharmacology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D C, USA
J Reprod Med 48:692-6. 2003..To evaluate whether operative vaginal delivery worsens the extent and/or degree of permanent brachial plexus injury...
- Shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injury: a population-based studyMagnus Christoffersson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Central Hospital, Kalmar, Sweden
Gynecol Obstet Invest 53:42-7. 2002The objective of this work was to identify and evaluate risk factors for shoulder dystocia and for brachial plexus injury in a population-based study...
- [Maternal risks for newborn macrosomia, incidence of a shoulder dystocia and of damages of the plexus brachialis]P Berle
Geschäftsstelle Qualitätssicherung Hessen
Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 207:148-52. 2003....
- Intrapartum risk factors for permanent brachial plexus injurySarah H Poggi
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:725-9. 2003The purpose of this study was to compare maternal, neonatal, and second stage of labor characteristics in shoulder dystocia deliveries that result in permanent brachial plexus injury with shoulder dystocia deliveries that result in no ..
- Relationship between Periodontal Disease and Gestational Diabetes MellitusXu Xiong; Fiscal Year: 2007..g., preeclampsia), cesarean section, preterm birth, shoulder dystocia and birth injury...
- STRUCTURE-FUNCTION IN LOW-RESISTANCE JUNCTIONSCamillo Peracchia; Fiscal Year: 1993..for cell survival, but it can also be a pathological process that disrupts cell cooperation (cardiac arrhythmias, dystocia, etc.)...
- Prevention Unintentional Mechanical Birth InjuriesEdith Gurewitsch; Fiscal Year: 2006..mechanisms involved in mechanical birth injuries that occur following an obstetric emergency known as shoulder dystocia and to develop practical interventions to control or prevent such injuries, some of which can lead to lifelong ..
- Inflammatory markers as predictors of active labor onset among nulliparous womenJeremy L Neal; Fiscal Year: 2010..More positive short- and long-term labor outcomes should follow. ..
- Mechanisms of myometrial healing and regenerationCatalin Buhimschi; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- DAMP-RAGE Signaling and Fetal Injury in Inflammation-Induced Preterm BirthIrina A Buhimschi; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Maternal physiological factors influencing labor lengthJEREMY NEAL; Fiscal Year: 2006..6%. As these rates rise, so does the morbidity and mortality risk imposed on mothers and neonates. Dystocia is the greatest contributor to C- sections accounting for nearly 50% of all C-sections performed on nulliparous ..
- Evaluating the Clinical Impact of Simulation & Team Training on OB SafetyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our current work evaluates performance in the simulated environment; this proposal focuses on the translation of simulation and team training to the clinical environment. ..
- The Epidemiology of Fecal Incontinence after ChildbirthJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2004..These data will provide a better understanding of the extent of the problem and will provide data essential for future trials of prevention and treatment of fecal incontinence. ..
- Improving Safety and Quality with Integrated TechnologyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2006..The findings, though applied specifically for OB, can be applied to many areas of medicine and surgery. The findings will provide inpatient and outpatient HIT stakeholders needed information to make important decisions. ..
- Epidemiology of Preventable Safety Events in Prehospital EMS for ChildrenJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2010..Identification of the factors contributing to safety events will inform improvements in training and implementation of safeguards to assure pediatric safety and quality in emergency care. ..
- Antecedent Risk Factors Associated with Cerebral PalsyWilliam Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project will allow us to link the databases and start initial data analysis. ..
- Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcome (HAPO)Boyd E Metzger; Fiscal Year: 2010..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the CCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women, complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..
- PROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF DELAYED CORD CLAMPING IN VLBW INFANTSJUDITH SMITH MERCER; Fiscal Year: 2010..If delaying cord clamping at the births of preterm infants lowers rates of intraventricular hemorrhage and late onset sepsis it may have a dramatic effect on the health and well being of these infants. ..
- FETAL SWALLOWING--ONTOGENY AND REGULATIONMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 1993..The ovine model offers the opportunity to study, in a precocial species, the ontogeny of "thirst" physiology, an important but relatively unexplored area of perinatal physiology...
- FETAL SWALLOWING--CENTRAL DIPSOGENIC MECHANISMSMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- MATERNAL DEHYDRATION--FETAL & AMNIOTIC FLUID HOMEOSTASISMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 1992..Studies of dehydration and rehydration of the ovine model represent a promising approach to understanding maternal-fetal water dynamics, while addressing a potentially critical problem in perinatal medicine...
- Mechanisms of Programmed Gestational HyperphagiaMICHAEL GLENN ROSS; Fiscal Year: 2010..These studies will provide important new information elucidating mechanisms for programming of orexigenic-mediated ingestive behavior, and provide a model to determine strategies for the prevention of child and adult obesity. ..
- Risk factors for medically indicated preterm birth in a Latin American populationCLAUDIO GERARDO SOSA; Fiscal Year: 2010..The long-term goal of this research program is to develop intervention strategies that are based on the risk factors identified in the proposed study resulting in decreased morbidity and mortality. ..
- MATERNAL DEHYDRATION--FETAL/AMNIOTIC FLUID HOMEOSTASISMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2000..The goal of this project is to identify safe and effective treatments which can reliably alter AF volume in cases of poly- or oligohydramnios. ..
- Obstetric-Fetal Pharmacology Research Units NetworkGary Hankins; Fiscal Year: 2007..The Division of Neonatology, the GCRC, and other departments at UTMB will provide support for this project. ..
- PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF HUMAN OLIGOHYDRAMNIOSMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2001..e., failure to reset osmolality threshold). This proposal will aid in the development of markers of prediction and therapeutic approaches to the prevention and treatment of human oligohydramnios. ..
- Risk factors for medically indicated preterm birth in a Latin American populationClaudio Sosa; Fiscal Year: 2007..The long-term goal of this research program is to develop intervention strategies that are based on the risk factors identified in the proposed study resulting in decreased morbidity and mortality. ..
- MATERNAL DEHYDRATION--FETAL/AMNIOTIC FLUID HOMEOSTASISMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 1999..The goal of this project is to determine critical efficacy and fetal safety issues central to maternal DDAVP treatment, prior to widespread clinical use in human pregnancies with oligohydramnios. ..
- Fetal Swallowing: Central Dipsogenic MechanismsMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, these studies represent a model to examine the development and function of neuronal pathways and mechanisms regulating fetal physiology. ..
- MATERNAL DEHYDRATION--FETAL/AMNIOTIC FLUID HOMEOSTASISMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2002..The goal of this project is to determine critical efficacy and fetal safety issues central to maternal DDAVP treatment, prior to widespread clinical use in human pregnancies with oligohydramnios. ..
- LEPTIN & NEUROPEPTIDE-Y ALTERS FETAL SWALLOWING ACTIVITYMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition, these studies represent a model to examine the development and function of neuronal pathways and mechanisms which regulate fetal physiology. ..
- Fetal Membrane AQP Expression/Amniotic Fluid RegulationMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our objective is to determine the regulatory mechanisms of fetal membrane AQP expression and delineate the role of AQPs in AF homeostasis. ..