Elizabeth E Krans

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of psychosocial risk factors on prenatal care delivery: a national provider survey
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:2362-70. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Disparate patterns of prenatal care utilization stratified by medical and psychosocial risk
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Magee Womens Hospital, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:639-45. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Low-income African American women's beliefs regarding exercise during pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, 6312 Medical Science Bldg 1, 1150 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1180-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A will without a way: barriers and facilitators to exercise during pregnancy of low-income, African American women
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Women Health 51:777-94. 2011
  5. pmc Screening and evaluation of hepatitis C virus infection in pregnant women on opioid maintenance therapy: A retrospective cohort study
    Elizabeth E Krans
    a Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 37:88-95. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Preventing Low Birthweight: 25 years, prenatal risk, and the failure to reinvent prenatal care
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:398-403. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Psychosocial risk, prenatal counseling and maternal behavior: findings from PRAMS, 2004-2008
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:141.e1-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Neonatal abstinence syndrome and associated health care expenditures: United States, 2000-2009
    Stephen W Patrick
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    JAMA 307:1934-40. 2012
  9. pmc Surgical Site Infection following Cesarean Delivery: Patient, Provider, and Procedure-Specific Risk Factors
    Raj Shree
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and RS, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Am J Perinatol 33:157-64. 2016
  10. pmc Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns: implications for prenatal care delivery
    Elizabeth E Krans
    aDepartment of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania bDepartment of Pediatrics cDepartment of Internal Medicine dInstitute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy and Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 26:511-5. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Impact of psychosocial risk factors on prenatal care delivery: a national provider survey
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:2362-70. 2014
    ..Prenatal care providers frequently involve alternative clinicians such as social workers, nurses and psychologists or psychiatrists in the delivery of prenatal care to women with psychosocial risk factors...
  2. doi request reprint Disparate patterns of prenatal care utilization stratified by medical and psychosocial risk
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Magee Womens Hospital, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:639-45. 2013
    ..69; 95% CI 1.06-2.72) were significantly more likely to receive inadequate prenatal care than care of greater intensity. Many high psychosocial risk pregnancies do not receive adequate prenatal care...
  3. doi request reprint Low-income African American women's beliefs regarding exercise during pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, 6312 Medical Science Bldg 1, 1150 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1180-7. 2012
    ..However, health care providers should be aware of cultural myths that prevent many African American women from performing certain activities during pregnancy...
  4. doi request reprint A will without a way: barriers and facilitators to exercise during pregnancy of low-income, African American women
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Women Health 51:777-94. 2011
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  5. pmc Screening and evaluation of hepatitis C virus infection in pregnant women on opioid maintenance therapy: A retrospective cohort study
    Elizabeth E Krans
    a Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 37:88-95. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the delivery of prenatal care services to women with opioid use disorder (OUD) on opioid maintenance therapy at high risk for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  6. doi request reprint Preventing Low Birthweight: 25 years, prenatal risk, and the failure to reinvent prenatal care
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:398-403. 2012
    ..Risk-appropriate prenatal care may improve the effectiveness of prenatal care for high-risk patients and the efficiency of prenatal care delivery for low-risk patients...
  7. doi request reprint Psychosocial risk, prenatal counseling and maternal behavior: findings from PRAMS, 2004-2008
    Elizabeth E Krans
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:141.e1-7. 2013
    ..To determine the impact of prenatal counseling regarding psychosocial risk factors on maternal behavior...
  8. doi request reprint Neonatal abstinence syndrome and associated health care expenditures: United States, 2000-2009
    Stephen W Patrick
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
    JAMA 307:1934-40. 2012
    ..Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a postnatal drug withdrawal syndrome primarily caused by maternal opiate use. No national estimates are available for the incidence of maternal opiate use at the time of delivery or NAS...
  9. pmc Surgical Site Infection following Cesarean Delivery: Patient, Provider, and Procedure-Specific Risk Factors
    Raj Shree
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and RS, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Am J Perinatol 33:157-64. 2016
    ..43; 95% CI, 0.26-0.67) were significantly associated with CD SSI. Conclusion Multiple patient, provider, and procedure-specific risk factors contribute to CD SSI risk which may be targeted in infection-control efforts. ..
  10. pmc Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns: implications for prenatal care delivery
    Elizabeth E Krans
    aDepartment of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania bDepartment of Pediatrics cDepartment of Internal Medicine dInstitute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy and Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 26:511-5. 2014
    ..This article reviews previous prenatal care expansion efforts and provides insights into the alternative prenatal care delivery models currently being tested for low-income patient populations at high risk for adverse birth outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Health care use patterns of opioid-dependent pregnant women
    Elizabeth E Krans
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Obstet Gynecol 123:61S. 2014
    ..This study describes the health care use patterns of opioid-dependent pregnant women and the effect of these patterns on maternal and neonatal outcomes...
  12. pmc Effect of rotation on perineal lacerations in forceps-assisted vaginal deliveries
    Megan S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:132-7. 2013
    ....