Herbert Kiss

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi Universal antenatal screening for syphilis: is it still justified economically? A 10-year retrospective analysis
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna, Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 112:24-8. 2004
  2. pmc Prospective randomised controlled trial of an infection screening programme to reduce the rate of preterm delivery
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMJ 329:371. 2004
  3. pmc Molecular detection of Lactobacillus species in the neovagina of male-to-female transsexual women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Sci Rep 4:3746. 2014
  4. pmc Evaluation of the vaginal flora in pregnant women receiving opioid maintenance therapy: a matched case-control study
    Alex Farr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:206. 2016
  5. pmc Risk of Vaginal Infections at Early Gestation in Patients with Diabetic Conditions during Pregnancy: A Retrospective Cohort Study
    Julian Marschalek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine at the Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 11:e0155182. 2016
  6. pmc Characterisation of the vaginal Lactobacillus microbiota associated with preterm delivery
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Sci Rep 4:5136. 2014
  7. doi Ability of an orally administered lactobacilli preparation to improve the quality of the neovaginal microflora in male to female transsexual women
    Ulrike Kaufmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 172:102-5. 2014
  8. doi Reducing the rate of preterm birth through a simple antenatal screen-and-treat programme: a retrospective cohort study
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 153:38-42. 2010
  9. doi Characterisation of the oral, vaginal and rectal Lactobacillus flora in healthy pregnant and postmenopausal women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 160:93-9. 2012
  10. doi Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of oral lactobacilli to improve the vaginal flora of postmenopausal women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 141:54-7. 2008

Collaborators

  • Christoph Steininger
  • Alexandra Geusau
  • H Leitich
  • P Husslein
  • M Kundi
  • Armin Witt
  • Ljubomir Petricevic
  • Alex Farr
  • Julian Marschalek
  • Wolfgang Kneifel
  • Konrad J Domig
  • Verena Kueronya
  • Michael Hagmann
  • Ulrike Kaufmann
  • Iris Holzer
  • Manuel Kraler
  • Iris Krondorfer
  • Marie Louise Trofaier
  • Christian S Göbl
  • Susanne Machal
  • Christina I Lippitsch
  • Maria Fidesser
  • Franz Josef Nierscher
  • Michael J Sandhofer
  • Cathrin Janitschek
  • Franz Joseph Nierscher
  • Helmut Viernstein
  • Frank M Unger

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Universal antenatal screening for syphilis: is it still justified economically? A 10-year retrospective analysis
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna, Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 112:24-8. 2004
    ..Because universal prenatal screening for syphilis has recently been called into question, we documented the development of syphilis in Austria and analysed the effectiveness of current antenatal syphilis screening practices...
  2. pmc Prospective randomised controlled trial of an infection screening programme to reduce the rate of preterm delivery
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMJ 329:371. 2004
    ..To evaluate whether a screening strategy in pregnancy lowers the rate of preterm delivery in a general population of pregnant women...
  3. pmc Molecular detection of Lactobacillus species in the neovagina of male-to-female transsexual women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Sci Rep 4:3746. 2014
    ..Both, frequency and composition were similar to the normal lactic acid bacterial microflora in both women of reproductive age and postmenopausal women. ..
  4. pmc Evaluation of the vaginal flora in pregnant women receiving opioid maintenance therapy: a matched case-control study
    Alex Farr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:206. 2016
    ..Vaginal infections are a risk factor for preterm delivery. In this study, we sought to evaluate the vaginal flora of pregnant women receiving opioid maintenance therapy (OMT) in comparison to non-dependent, non-maintained controls...
  5. pmc Risk of Vaginal Infections at Early Gestation in Patients with Diabetic Conditions during Pregnancy: A Retrospective Cohort Study
    Julian Marschalek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine at the Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 11:e0155182. 2016
    ..Large prospective studies are needed to evaluate the long-term risk of colonization with vaginal pathogens during the course of pregnancy in these women. ..
  6. pmc Characterisation of the vaginal Lactobacillus microbiota associated with preterm delivery
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Sci Rep 4:5136. 2014
    ..at the same time. This study suggests that dominating L. iners alone detected in vaginal smears of healthy women in early pregnancy might be associated with preterm delivery. ..
  7. doi Ability of an orally administered lactobacilli preparation to improve the quality of the neovaginal microflora in male to female transsexual women
    Ulrike Kaufmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 172:102-5. 2014
    ..We undertook this study to determine whether an orally administered preparation of four lactobacilli strains exerts some measurable effect on the neovaginal microflora of female transsexuals...
  8. doi Reducing the rate of preterm birth through a simple antenatal screen-and-treat programme: a retrospective cohort study
    Herbert Kiss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 153:38-42. 2010
    ..To assess whether a simple screen-and-treat strategy in pregnancy, previously tested in a randomised controlled study, also effectively lowers the rate of preterm delivery under real-life conditions...
  9. doi Characterisation of the oral, vaginal and rectal Lactobacillus flora in healthy pregnant and postmenopausal women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 160:93-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the hypothesis that the rectum may be an important reservoir for vaginal colonisation by Lactobacillus species...
  10. doi Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of oral lactobacilli to improve the vaginal flora of postmenopausal women
    Ljubomir Petricevic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 141:54-7. 2008
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  11. ncbi Asymptomatic bacterial vaginosis and intermediate flora as risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcome
    Harald Leitich
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:375-90. 2007
    ..The results of this meta-analysis confirm that BV is a risk factor for preterm delivery and maternal infectious morbidity and a strong risk factor for late miscarriage...
  12. pmc DNA hybridization test: rapid diagnostic tool for excluding bacterial vaginosis in pregnant women with symptoms suggestive of infection
    Armin Witt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Austria
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3057-9. 2002
    ..The DNA hybridization test compared well with Gram stain and can be used as a rapid diagnostic tool to exclude bacterial vaginosis...
  13. pmc Role of Lactobacillus Species in the Intermediate Vaginal Flora in Early Pregnancy: A Retrospective Cohort Study
    Alex Farr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 10:e0144181. 2015
    ..Poor obstetrical outcomes are associated with imbalances in the vaginal flora. The present study evaluated the role of vaginal Lactobacillus species in women with intermediate vaginal flora with regard to obstetrical outcomes...
  14. ncbi Increased risk of mother-to-infant transmission of hepatitis C virus by intrapartum infantile exposure to maternal blood
    Christoph Steininger
    Institute of Virology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Infect Dis 187:345-51. 2003
    ..Consequently, cesarean section may reduce the risk of vertical HCV transmission in selected cases...