Lisa Kane Low
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Every labor is unique: but "call when your contractions are 3 minutes apart"Lisa Kane Low
School of Nursing and Women s Studies Program, University of Michigan, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:307-12. 2006..To explore women's perceptions of transitioning to the birth facility when in labor...
- Spontaneous pushing to prevent postpartum urinary incontinence: a randomized, controlled trialLisa Kane Low
School of Nursing and Department of Women s Studies, University of Michigan, 400 North Ingalls Suite 3320, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Int Urogynecol J 24:453-60. 2013....
- Reduced postpartum hemorrhage after implementation of active management of the third stage of labor in rural HondurasLisa Kane Low
Women s Studies Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 119:217-20. 2012....
- Falling out: authoritative knowledge and women's experiences with pelvic organ prolapseLisa Kane Low
J Midwifery Womens Health 57:489-94. 2012..There are limited descriptions of women's experiences with pelvic organ prolapse in the literature. This qualitative study addressed the knowledge and experience of women with pelvic organ prolapse...
- Use of the Optimality Index-United States in perinatal clinical research: a validation studyLisa Kane Low
University of Michigan, 400 N Ingalls, Rm 3249, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 53:302-9. 2008..The OI-US is a new instrument that shows promise for use in perinatal clinical research, particularly when assessing more subtle clinical differences in outcomes between study groups...
- Postpartum hemorrhage prevention: a case study in northern rural HondurasLisa Kane Low
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 53:e1-6. 2008..At Clínica Materno-Infantil, routine use of a uterotonic agent appears beneficial and further implementation of active management of the third stage of labor appears warranted...
- Challenges for traditional birth attendants in northern rural HondurasLisa Kane Low
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
Midwifery 22:78-87. 2006....
- Childhood abuse history, posttraumatic stress disorder, postpartum mental health, and bonding: a prospective cohort studyJulia S Seng
Institute for Research onWomen and Gender, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1290, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 58:57-68. 2013..This prospective study included 566 nulliparous women in 3 cohorts: PTSD-positive, trauma-exposed resilient, and not exposed to trauma...
- A clinical evaluation of evidence-based maternity care using the Optimality IndexLisa Kane Low
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:786-93. 2006..The OI-US score for the sample practice was 80%. The OI-US can be used by obstetric and gynecologic nurse clinicians to demonstrate the relationship of various care practices to optimal outcomes...
- Body image and sexuality in women with pelvic organ prolapseRuth Zielinski
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Urol Nurs 29:239-46. 2009..The effect of physical changes associated with pelvic organ prolapse on a woman's body image and how that may influence sexuality has not been well studied...
- Prevalence, trauma history, and risk for posttraumatic stress disorder among nulliparous women in maternity careJulia S Seng
University of Michigan Institute for Research on Women and Gender, School of Nursing, Department of Women s Studies, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1290, USA
Obstet Gynecol 114:839-47. 2009....
- Validation of alternative indicators of social support in perinatal outcomes research using quality of the partner relationshipJulie A Kruse
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Adv Nurs 69:1562-73. 2013..To test alternatives to the current research and clinical practice of assuming that married or partnered status is a proxy for positive social support...
- Adolescents' experiences of childbirth: contrasts with adultsLisa Kane Low
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 48:192-8. 2003..The results provide an entrée into understanding unique characteristics of giving birth as an adolescent and potential roles health care providers can play to promote a positive experience...
- Mental health, demographic, and risk behavior profiles of pregnant survivors of childhood and adult abuseJulia S Seng
University of Michigan Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1290, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 53:511-21. 2008..The integration into the maternity setting of existing evidence-based interventions for the mental health and behavioral sequelae of abuse is needed...
- Evaluating maternal recovery from labor and delivery: bone and levator ani injuriesJanis M Miller
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Electronic address
Am J Obstet Gynecol 213:188.e1-188.e11. 2015..We sought to describe occurrence, recovery, and consequences of musculoskeletal (MSK) injuries in women at risk for childbirth-related pelvic floor injury at first vaginal birth...
- MRI findings in patients considered high risk for pelvic floor injury studied serially after vaginal childbirthJanis M Miller
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5326, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:786-91. 2010..The purpose of this article is to characterize pelvic floor injury after vaginal childbirth with serial MRI...
- Cortisol level and perinatal outcome in pregnant women with posttraumatic stress disorder: a pilot studyJulia S Seng
Institute for Research on Womens and Gender, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1290, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 50:392-8. 2005..This finding suggests that salivary cortisol would be a useful biological measure to include in perinatal research on PTSD and childbearing...
- Doulas as childbirth paraprofessionals: results from a national surveyPaula M Lantz
Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Womens Health Issues 15:109-16. 2005..However, a number of financial, personal, and professional challenges present significant obstacles to the growth of doulas as childbirth paraprofessionals in the United States...
- Factors that influence the practice of elective induction of labor: what does the evidence tell us?Jennifer Moore
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 26:242-50. 2012..Despite patient and provider convenience/preferences being cited in the literature, the evidence does not support this practice...
- Neonatal care in the home in northern rural Honduras: a qualitative study of the role of traditional birth attendantsEmma Sacks
Department of International Health, International Center for Advancing Neonatal Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 27:62-71. 2013..Improved TBA training focused on infection symptomotology, physiology, and thermoregulation for newborns may increase opportunities for improved health and timely referrals to healthcare facilities...
- Moving beyond the trickle-down approach: addressing the unique disparate health experiences of adolescents of colorBarbara J Guthrie
Nursing and Women s Studies Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 11:3-13. 2006..The purpose of this paper is to identify the shortcomings of our state of knowledge regarding adolescent health disparities and argue for the use of an inter-sectional, contextually embedded understanding of healthcare experiences...
- Abuse-related post-traumatic stress during the childbearing yearJulia S Seng
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
J Adv Nurs 46:604-13. 2004..Women with abuse-related post-traumatic stress who are pregnant experience symptoms that nurses and midwives may not recognize or know how to respond to...
- Health outcomes of incarcerated pregnant women and their infants in a community-based programViolet H Barkauskas
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 47:371-9. 2002..Health outcomes for both groups of incarcerated women and their infants were similar and more optimal than would have been expected given their preexisting health conditions and risk factors...
- In vivo estimation of perineal body properties using ultrasound quasistatic elastography in nulliparous womenLuyun Chen
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA Electronic address
J Biomech 48:1575-9. 2015..The objective of this study, therefore, was to develop a method for measuring perineal body elastic modulus and to test its feasibility in young nulliparous women...
- An exploratory metasynthesis of midwifery practice in the United StatesHolly P Kennedy
Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0606, USA
Midwifery 19:203-14. 2003....
- Personal influencing factors associated with pap smear testing and cervical cancerKelly Ackerson
University of Michigan School of Nursing, USA
Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:50-60. 2008..It was concluded that exploring beliefs associated with Pap smears and perceptions of vulnerability to cervical cancer and giving correct information and counseling may increase Pap smear screening in women...
- Abuse-related posttraumatic stress and desired maternity care practices: women's perspectivesJulia S Seng
University of Iowa College of Nursing, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 47:360-70. 2002..Women in the third group were not ready to address trauma-related symptoms or issues overtly and appeared to need a provider who was a "therapeutic mentor." Four assessment factors help providers determine how to respond...
- Guidelines for adolescent preventive services (GAPS)Lisa Kane Low
J Midwifery Womens Health 48:231-3. 2003