Craig V Towers

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Pregnancy outcome after a primary antenatal hemorrhage between 16 and 24 weeks' gestation
    Craig V Towers
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:684.e1-5; discussion 684.e5. 2008
  2. doi The accuracy of late third-trimester antenatal screening for group B streptococcus in predicting colonization at delivery
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA 92615, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:785-90. 2010
  3. ncbi Is the incidence of fetal-to-maternal hemorrhage increased in patients with third-trimester bleeding?
    Keith D Balderston
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1615-8; discussion 1618-21. 2003
  4. doi Sharing of Snorting Straws and Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Pregnant Women
    Noelle Fernandez
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee
    Obstet Gynecol 128:234-7. 2016
  5. doi The use of prostaglandin E₁ in peripartum patients with asthma
    Megan Rooney Thompson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 212:392.e1-3. 2015
  6. doi Accuracy of the lamellar body count in amniotic fluid contaminated by meconium
    Meredith Fields
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 28:146-8. 2015
  7. doi Antenatal fetal surveillance in pregnancies complicated by fetal gastroschisis
    Craig V Towers
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:686.e1-5; discussion 686.e5. 2008
  8. doi Detoxification from opiate drugs during pregnancy
    Jennifer Bell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 215:374.e1-6. 2016
  9. doi Transplacental passage of antimicrobial paraben preservatives
    Craig V Towers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal, Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 25:604-7. 2015
  10. doi Transplacental passage of vancomycin from mother to neonate
    Cheryl N Onwuchuruba
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:352.e1-4. 2014

Collaborators

  • Paul D Terry
  • Gerald G Briggs
  • David F Lewis
  • Michael P Nageotte
  • Thomas J Garite
  • Mark D Hennessy
  • Lynlee Wolfe
  • Bobby C Howard
  • Jennifer Bell
  • Noelle Fernandez
  • Beth Weitz
  • Callie Heitzman
  • Stephanie Porter
  • Meredith Fields
  • Megan Rooney Thompson
  • Kevin C Visconti
  • Cheryl N Onwuchuruba
  • Barbara Smith
  • Katie Chattin
  • Keith D Balderston
  • Carol A Major
  • Kerry C Hennessy
  • Marjorie S Brown
  • Douglas Montgomery
  • Pamela J Rumney

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Pregnancy outcome after a primary antenatal hemorrhage between 16 and 24 weeks' gestation
    Craig V Towers
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:684.e1-5; discussion 684.e5. 2008
    ..The study objective was to examine the pregnancy outcome after a primary antenatal hemorrhage that occurs between 16 and 24 weeks' gestation...
  2. doi The accuracy of late third-trimester antenatal screening for group B streptococcus in predicting colonization at delivery
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA 92615, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:785-90. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi Is the incidence of fetal-to-maternal hemorrhage increased in patients with third-trimester bleeding?
    Keith D Balderston
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1615-8; discussion 1618-21. 2003
    ....
  4. doi Sharing of Snorting Straws and Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Pregnant Women
    Noelle Fernandez
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee
    Obstet Gynecol 128:234-7. 2016
    ..To evaluate possible modes of hepatitis C virus (HCV) acquisition in pregnant women found to be HCV-infected in the prenatal period and to assess transmission risk factors...
  5. doi The use of prostaglandin E₁ in peripartum patients with asthma
    Megan Rooney Thompson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 212:392.e1-3. 2015
    ..Other pharmacological publications have stated that bronchoconstriction may occur with the use of PGE₁. The study objective was to examine peripartum pregnant asthmatic patients who received prostaglandin E₁...
  6. doi Accuracy of the lamellar body count in amniotic fluid contaminated by meconium
    Meredith Fields
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 28:146-8. 2015
    ..To determine whether meconium-contaminated amniotic fluid falsely elevates the lamellar body count in fetal lung maturity testing...
  7. doi Antenatal fetal surveillance in pregnancies complicated by fetal gastroschisis
    Craig V Towers
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:686.e1-5; discussion 686.e5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if antenatal fetal surveillance should be considered in pregnancies complicated by fetal gastroschisis, and if so, what gestational age should testing begin...
  8. doi Detoxification from opiate drugs during pregnancy
    Jennifer Bell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 215:374.e1-6. 2016
    ..The current recommendation regarding the management of a pregnant patient with opioid dependence is not to perform detoxification during pregnancy because of a potential risk for preterm labor, fetal distress, or fetal demise...
  9. doi Transplacental passage of antimicrobial paraben preservatives
    Craig V Towers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal, Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 25:604-7. 2015
    ....
  10. doi Transplacental passage of vancomycin from mother to neonate
    Cheryl N Onwuchuruba
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:352.e1-4. 2014
    ..The objective of the study was to analyze a large number of patients receiving vancomycin chemoprophylaxis and evaluate the maternal and neonatal cord blood levels at the time of delivery...
  11. doi Longitudinal study of CD4+ cell counts in HIV-negative pregnant patients
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1091-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the absolute CD4+, CD8+, and lymphocyte cell counts and percentages from the first trimester through 6-12 weeks post-delivery in normal human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative pregnant patients...
  12. ncbi Influence of carbon monoxide poisoning on the fetal heart monitor tracing: a report of 3 cases
    Craig V Towers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, California, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:184-8. 2009
    ..The diagnosis of carbon monoxide poisoning in the third trimester of pregnancy requires an index of suspicion, and the appearance of the fetal heart monitor tracing may help in this regard...
  13. doi The fetal heart monitor tracing in pregnancies complicated by fetal thyrotoxicosis
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, California, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:373-7. 2009
    ....
  14. ncbi Detection of phosphatidylglycerol in frozen amniotic fluid by rapid assay of fetal lung maturity
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, California, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:320-2. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi The use of prostaglandin E2 in pregnant patients with asthma
    Craig V Towers
    Long Beach Memorial Women s Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1777-80; discussion 1780. 2004
    ..Prostaglandin E(2) is a pharmacologic agent that is used commonly in obstetrics; however, its usage in patients with asthma is unclear. The study objective was to examine pregnant patients with asthma who received prostaglandin E(2)...
  16. doi Chronic opiate use in pregnancy and newborn head circumference
    Kevin C Visconti
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee
    Am J Perinatol 32:27-32. 2015
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate whether chronic opiate use in pregnancy affects newborn head circumference (HC)...
  17. ncbi Expectant management of preterm premature rupture of membranes complicated by active recurrent genital herpes
    Carol A Major
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, 92668, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1551-4; discussion 1554-5. 2003
    ..The study objective was to examine the neonatal outcome in pregnancies with early preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM) who were managed expectantly despite the development of recurrent active genital herpes...