Andrew Shennan

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal fibronectin test predicts delivery before 30 weeks of gestation in high risk women, but increases anxiety
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Department of Women s Health, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London SE1 7EH, UK
    BJOG 112:293-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Cervical cerclage in the prevention of preterm birth
    Rachael Simcox
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:831-42. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical cerclage: a review
    Rachael Simcox
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproductive Health, Endocrinology and Development, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Surg 5:205-9. 2007
  4. pmc Effect of food intake during labour on obstetric outcome: randomised controlled trial
    Geraldine O'Sullivan
    Department of Anaesthesia, St Thomas Hospital, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 7EH
    BMJ 338:b784. 2009
  5. pmc Trial protocol OPPTIMUM-- does progesterone prophylaxis for the prevention of preterm labour improve outcome?
    Jane E Norman
    University of Edinburgh MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, The Queen s Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TY, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:79. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The cervix and prematurity: aetiology, prediction and prevention
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, GKT School of Medicine, King s College, St Thomas Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 9:471-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of metronidazole for the prevention of preterm birth in women positive for cervicovaginal fetal fibronectin: the PREMET Study
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproductive Health, Endocrinology and Development, St Thomas Hospital, King s College London, UK
    BJOG 113:65-74. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD004667. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD004667. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Blood pressure measuring devices: ubiquitous, essential but imprecise
    Annemarie de Greeff
    Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Expert Rev Med Devices 5:573-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal fibronectin test predicts delivery before 30 weeks of gestation in high risk women, but increases anxiety
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Department of Women s Health, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London SE1 7EH, UK
    BJOG 112:293-8. 2005
    ..To assess efficacy of cervico-vaginal fetal fibronectin as a predictor of spontaneous preterm birth in a high risk antenatal population, and to evaluate the psychological impact of fetal fibronectin testing...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cervical cerclage in the prevention of preterm birth
    Rachael Simcox
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:831-42. 2007
    ..Cervical cerclage has been the subject of many observational and randomised controlled trials. This article reviews the literature regarding the effectiveness of elective or emergency transvaginal cerclage and transabdominal cerclage...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical cerclage: a review
    Rachael Simcox
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproductive Health, Endocrinology and Development, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Surg 5:205-9. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Effect of food intake during labour on obstetric outcome: randomised controlled trial
    Geraldine O'Sullivan
    Department of Anaesthesia, St Thomas Hospital, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 7EH
    BMJ 338:b784. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of feeding during labour on obstetric and neonatal outcomes...
  5. pmc Trial protocol OPPTIMUM-- does progesterone prophylaxis for the prevention of preterm labour improve outcome?
    Jane E Norman
    University of Edinburgh MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, The Queen s Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TY, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:79. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The cervix and prematurity: aetiology, prediction and prevention
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, GKT School of Medicine, King s College, St Thomas Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 9:471-9. 2004
    ..Elective cerclage is only effective in a minority of women, and the evidence to support its use is limited. It is currently being evaluated whether indicated cerclage, dictated by ultrasound findings, is beneficial...
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of metronidazole for the prevention of preterm birth in women positive for cervicovaginal fetal fibronectin: the PREMET Study
    Andrew Shennan
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproductive Health, Endocrinology and Development, St Thomas Hospital, King s College London, UK
    BJOG 113:65-74. 2006
    ..To determine whether metronidazole reduces early preterm labour in asymptomatic women with positive vaginal fetal fibronectin (fFN) in the second trimester of pregnancy...
  8. doi request reprint Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD004667. 2016
    ..However, there is a lack of synthesised information to establish whether there are differences in morbidity and mortality, effectiveness and psychosocial outcomes between midwife-led continuity models and other models of care...
  9. doi request reprint Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD004667. 2015
    ..However, there is a lack of synthesised information to establish whether there are differences in morbidity and mortality, effectiveness and psychosocial outcomes between midwife-led continuity models and other models of care...
  10. doi request reprint Blood pressure measuring devices: ubiquitous, essential but imprecise
    Annemarie de Greeff
    Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Expert Rev Med Devices 5:573-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, careful consideration is warranted when selecting a noninvasive blood pressure measurement device to ensure optimum accuracy and reliability of readings...
  11. doi request reprint Respiratory outcomes in early childhood following antenatal vitamin C and E supplementation
    Anne Greenough
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma, King s College London, London, UK
    Thorax 65:998-1003. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Preterm labour: update on prediction and prevention strategies
    Manju Chandiramani
    King s College London, London, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 18:618-24. 2006
    ..Techniques now exist that can accurately predict early birth. Prevention can therefore be targeted, although effective measures that improve outcome are yet to be established...
  13. doi request reprint Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: a UK-based perspective
    Manju Chandiramani
    King s College London, Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, London, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:96-101. 2008
  14. doi request reprint Reinforcing cerclage in the prevention of preterm birth in women at high risk: a retrospective case-controlled study
    Rachael Simcox
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:224-8. 2012
    ..However, there is little evidence to guide practice in the clinical scenario when fetal membranes are seen on ultrasound to be prolapsing distal to a cervical suture...
  15. doi request reprint Fetal fibronectin as a predictor of spontaneous preterm birth: a European perspective
    Manju Chandiramani
    Department of Women s Health, St Thomas Hospital, King s College London, London, UK
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:330-6. 2011
    ....
  16. pmc Successful pregnancy following mid-trimester evacuation through a transabdominal cervical cerclage
    Manju Chandiramani
    Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, Department of Women s Health, St Thomas Hospital, King s College London, London, UK
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
    ..A subsequent pregnancy was successful and it was the first to go full term...
  17. doi request reprint Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD004667. 2013
    ..However, there is a lack of synthesised information to establish whether there are differences in morbidity and mortality, effectiveness and psychosocial outcomes between midwife-led continuity models and other models of care...
  18. doi request reprint Validation and compliance of a home monitoring device in pregnancy: microlife WatchBP home
    Yealin Chung
    Maternal and Fetal Research Unit, King s College London, London, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 28:348-59. 2009
    ..To assess the accuracy and patient compliance in using a novel home blood pressure monitoring device in high-risk pregnancy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Progesterone and preterm birth
    Manju Chandiramani
    N Engl J Med 357:2306-7; author reply 2307. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Urine protein estimation in hypertensive pregnancy: which thresholds and laboratory assay best predict clinical outcome?
    Jason Waugh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 24:291-302. 2005
    ..To determine what threshold for proteinuria could best predict clinical outcome and whether this threshold could be applied universally to any biochemical assay...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation of the DCA 2000 microalbumin:creatinine ratio urinanalyzer for its use in pregnancy and preeclampsia
    Jason Waugh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 22:77-92. 2003
    ..To determine the accuracy of the DCA 2000 albumin/creatinine ratio urinanalyzer (Bayer Corp., Elkhart, IN) in uncomplicated pregnancy and preeclampsia...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patient initiated home blood pressure recordings are accurate in hypertensive pregnant women
    Jason Waugh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Leicester Warwick Medical School and University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 22:93-7. 2003
    ..We undertook this study to determine the accuracy and reliability of patient initiated blood pressure measurement and recording...
  23. doi request reprint European Society of Hypertension guidelines for blood pressure monitoring at home: a summary report of the Second International Consensus Conference on Home Blood Pressure Monitoring
    Gianfranco Parati
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, University of Milano Bicocca Centro Interuniversitario di Fisiologia Clinica e Ipertensione, Milan, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:1505-26. 2008
    ..The final section deals with the problems related to the implementation of these recommendations in clinical practice...
  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective comparison of total protein/creatinine ratio versus 24-hour urine protein in women with suspected preeclampsia
    Jason Waugh
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1049-50; author reply 1050-1. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Rapid assessment of blood pressure in the obstetric day unit using Microlife MaM technology
    Anja Wilton
    Maternal and Fetal Health Research Unit, Division of Reproduction and Endocrinology, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Hypertens Pregnancy 26:31-7. 2007
    ..To compare MaM technology with current methods of assessing blood pressure (BP) over time on the obstetric day unit...
  26. ncbi request reprint Peer review and the Term Breech Trial
    Susan Bewley
    Lancet 369:906. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Omron 705IT (HEM-759-E) oscillometric blood pressure monitoring device according to the British Hypertension Society protocol
    Andrew Coleman
    Medical Physics Department, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, St Thomas Campus, London, UK
    Blood Press Monit 11:27-32. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the accuracy of this device according to the British Hypertension Society and the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation SP10 validation criteria...
  28. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the pressure scale of sphygmomanometers in clinical use within primary care
    Andrew J Coleman
    Medical Physics Department, Division of Reproductive Health, Endocrinology and Development, Kings College School of Medicine, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 7EH cGKT, UK
    Blood Press Monit 10:181-8. 2005
    ..This paper describes a survey of the accuracy of the absolute static pressure scale of aneroid, mercury and automated sphygmomanometers in clinical use in primary care...
  29. pmc The pre-eclampsia community guideline (PRECOG): how to screen for and detect onset of pre-eclampsia in the community
    Fiona Milne
    Action on Pre eclampsia, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 4HZ
    BMJ 330:576-80. 2005