Summary: An infection occurring in PUERPERIUM, the period of 6-8 weeks after giving birth.
Publications168 found, 100 shown here
- Group A streptococcal puerperal sepsis with retroperitoneal involvement developing in a late postpartum woman: case reportKeiko Okumura
Department of Surgery, United States Naval Hospital Yokosuka, Japan
Am Surg 70:730-2. 2004..Therefore, the appropriate antibiotic including antibiotic prophylaxis for close contact should be considered...
- Association between method of delivery and puerperal infectious complications in the perinatal database of Baden-Württemberg 1998-2001E Simoes
Competence Centre of Quality Assurance and Quality Management, Medical Service of the Statutory Health Insurance Baden Wuerttemberg, Lahr, Germany
Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:213-7. 2005..03; 95% CI 9.39-12.96; stratum without risks). Considering the obstetrical challenge of how more women can deliver with fewer complications, reducing unnecessary caesarean delivery still seems to be an appropriate approach...
- Puerperal pyrexia: a review. Part IDushyant Maharaj
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:393-9. 2007..review provides background information and definitions, discusses the incidence and risk factors, explains the microbiology and pathophysiology of various infections, and delineates the signs and symptoms of major puerperal infection.
- Influence of uterine bacterial contamination after parturition on ovarian dominant follicle selection and follicle growth and function in cattleI M Sheldon
Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield AL9 7TA, UK
Reproduction 123:837-45. 2002....
- Maternal sepsis: epidemiology, etiology and outcomeJeroen van Dillen
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis, Delft, The Netherlands
Curr Opin Infect Dis 23:249-54. 2010..Little is known on the incidence of severe maternal morbidity related to sepsis. In this review, we focus on new findings concerning epidemiology, etiology and outcome of maternal sepsis in low-income as well as high-income countries...
- Uterine diseases in cattle after parturitionI Martin Sheldon
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Royal College Street, London NW1 0TU, UK
Vet J 176:115-21. 2008..Bacteria modulate endometrial prostaglandin secretion, and perturb ovarian follicle growth and function. Understanding the molecular basis of uterine disease will lead to novel approaches to treating infertility...
- Choice of antibiotics for infection prophylaxis in emergency cesarean sections in low-income countries: a cost-benefit study in MozambiqueVicente Kayihura
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maputo Central Hospital, Maputo, Mozambique
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:636-41. 2003..There is a need to assess the cost-benefit of different models of antibiotic administration for the prevention of post cesarean infection, particularly in resource-scarce settings...
- Epidemiology of and surveillance for postpartum infectionsD S Yokoe
Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 7:837-41. 2001..Use of automated information routinely collected by HMOs and insurers allows efficient identification of postpartum infections not detected by conventional surveillance...
- Emerging concepts in antibiotic prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: a systematic reviewAlan T N Tita
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
Obstet Gynecol 113:675-82. 2009..To review the current status of antibiotic prophylaxis for cesarean delivery, emerging strategies to enhance the effectiveness of antibiotic prophylaxis in reducing postcesarean infection, and the implications of the emerging practices...
- Evaluation of the effectiveness of a clean delivery kit intervention in preventing cord infection and puerperal sepsis among neonates and their mothers in rural Mwanza Region, TanzaniaF Mosha
National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
Tanzan Health Res Bull 7:185-8. 2005..In low resource settings where home birth is common and clean delivery supplies are scarce, disposable kits can be made available through health clinics, markets, pharmacies or other channels to help reduce rates of infection...
- Use of a clean delivery kit and factors associated with cord infection and puerperal sepsis in Mwanza, TanzaniaSamson Winani
Ministry of Health, Republic of Tanzania
J Midwifery Womens Health 52:37-43. 2007....
- Defining postpartum uterine disease in cattleI Martin Sheldon
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield AL9 7TA, UK
Theriogenology 65:1516-30. 2006..In conclusion, we have suggested definitions for common postpartum uterine diseases, which can be readily adopted by researchers and veterinarians...
- Bacterial complications of postpartum uterine involution in cattleJ Foldi
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Szent Istvan University, P O Box 2, H 1400 Budapest, Hungary
Anim Reprod Sci 96:265-81. 2006....
- Clinical evaluation of postpartum vaginal mucus reflects uterine bacterial infection and the immune response in cattleErin J Williams
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield AL9 7TA, UK
Theriogenology 63:102-17. 2005..001), but did not differ significantly between vaginal mucus character scores. The evaluation of the character and odour of vaginal mucus reflects the number of bacteria in the uterus, and the acute phase protein response...
- Bacteriological and cytological findings during the late puerperal period after two different treatments of retained placenta followed by acute puerperal metritisJulia Jeremejeva
Department of Therapy, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu, Estonia
Acta Vet Scand 52:41. 2010..No differences were found in body temperature on day 14 PP, presence of bacteriological infections and disappearance of uterine inflammatory signs diagnosed by cytological examination between experimental groups...
- Association between postpartum pyrexia and uterine bacterial infection in dairy cattleI M Sheldon
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, Hatfield AL9 7TA
Vet Rec 154:289-93. 2004..05). Although pyrexia is an indicator of postpartum inflammation, additional clinical signs are necessary to identify uterine bacterial infection...
- Effects of prophylactic antibiotics on endometrial flora in women with postcesarean endometritisE R Newton
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
Obstet Gynecol 92:262-8. 1998..To determine the effect of prophylactic antibiotics on endometrial and endocervical microflora upon diagnosis of postcesarean endometritis...
- Incidence, treatment and outcome of peripartum sepsisEsko Kankuri
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:730-5. 2003..In 43 483 deliveries during 1990-98, laboratory-confirmed bacteremia was found in 41 (5.1%) out of 798 clinically suspected septic infections...
- A 7-month outbreak of relapsing postpartum group A streptococcal infections linked to a nurse with atopic dermatitisT Ejlertsen
Department of Clinical Microbiology, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
Scand J Infect Dis 33:734-7. 2001..Eradication of GAS should be confirmed after completion of treatment...
- Comparison of ceftriaxone versus triple drug regimen in the prevention of cesarean section infectious morbiditiesL O Alekwe
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile Ife, Nigeria
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:638-42. 2008..To compare the effectiveness of single dose ceftriaxone versus multiple doses of ampiclox, gentamicin, and metronidazole to prevent infectious morbidity at elective cesarean section...
- Pregnancies in Gaucher disease: a 5-year studyYonatan Elstein
Gaucher Clinic and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:435-41. 2004..The study was undertaken to investigate the outcome of pregnancies in Gaucher disease, particularly in enzyme-treated women...
- Randomized clinical trial of extended spectrum antibiotic prophylaxis with coverage for Ureaplasma urealyticum to reduce post-cesarean delivery endometritisWilliam W Andrews
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Research in Women s Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7333, USA
Obstet Gynecol 101:1183-9. 2003..To determine if extended spectrum prophylactic antibiotic treatment (with efficacy against Ureaplasma urealyticum) reduces post-cesarean delivery clinical endometritis...
- The use of chlorhexidine to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity in low-resource settingsE M McClure
Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Durham, NC 27709, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 97:89-94. 2007..It also summarizes issues related to programmatic implementation...
- [A pseudo-epidemic of puerperal sepsis]V Dietz
afd Obstetrie, Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht Wilhelmina Kinderziekenhuis, Postbus 85 090, 3508 AB Utrecht
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:2505-8. 2003..When group-A streptococci are cultured again in a new pregnancy, eradication therapy during pregnancy or prophylactic treatment during birth should be considered to prevent recurrent infection...
- Puerperal Pyrexia: a review. Part IIDushyant Maharaj
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:400-6. 2007..Part II of this review describes the best management of wound infection, pelvic abscess, episiotomy infection, thrombophlebitis, mastitis, urinary tract infection, and miscellaneous infections...
- Complications of exteriorized compared with in situ uterine repair at cesarean delivery under spinal anesthesia: a randomized controlled trialMughina Siddiqui
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Onatario, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 110:570-5. 2007..To compare intraoperative complications of exteriorized and in situ uterine repair during elective cesarean delivery under spinal anesthesia...
- Is perioperative hypothermia a risk factor for post-Cesarean infection?Rodney K Edwards
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:75-80. 2003..To determine whether hypothermia during Cesarean delivery is a risk factor for postoperative infection...
- Recurrent group A Streptococcal genital infection after Puerperal sepsisMarit Synnestvedt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baerum Hospital, Norway
Scand J Infect Dis 35:509-10. 2003..It is well documented as a problem in pharyngotonsillitis and skin infections. This report describes a case of recurrent genital infection after puerperal sepsis caused by group A streptococci...
- [Advantages and risk of a trial of vaginal delivery in the scarred uterus]Aissia Nizar Ben
Service de Gynécologie Obstétrique CHU Mongi Slim La Marsa
Tunis Med 81:563-6. 2003..Accurate analysis of different obstetrical situations is necessary in order to predict the success or the failure of the vaginal delivery trial. It may lessen the maternal and fetal morbidity...
- Diagnosis of postpartum infections: clinical criteria are better than laboratory parameterDavid B Partlow
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DCH Regional Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
J Miss State Med Assoc 45:67-70. 2004..Physiologic increases in the leukocyte count and segmental neutrophil percentage during pregnancy alter the ability of these indices to predict infection...
- Timing of prophylactic antibiotic administration in the uninfected laboring gravida: a randomized clinical trialHarold C Wiesenfeld
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:876-7; author reply 877-8. 2006
- Septic pelvic thrombophlebitis and preeclampsia are related disordersChristy M Isler
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Hypertens Pregnancy 23:121-7. 2004..To elicit factors associated with the postpartum development of septic pelvic thrombophlebitis in a single large referral tertiary patient population...
- Reduced lopinavir exposure during pregnancyAlice M Stek
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
AIDS 20:1931-9. 2006..Pregnancy can alter antiretroviral pharmacokinetics. Our objective was to describe lopinavir/ritonavir (LPV/r) pharmacokinetics during pregnancy...
- Prolonged second stage of labor and risk of adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes: a systematic reviewMolly R Altman
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Birth 33:315-22. 2006..This systematic review was conducted to evaluate evidence for the influence of prolonged second stage of labor on the risk of selected adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes...
- Maternal mortality at B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Nepal: review of 6 yearsMona Sharma
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
Trop Doct 35:25-6. 2005..The most common cause of death was septic-induced abortion and its complications, followed by eclampsia and puerperal sepsis...
- Prophylactic antibiotics for non-laboring patients with intact membranes undergoing cesarean delivery: an economic analysisDavid Chelmow
Tufts University School of Medicine and Tufts New England Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston, Mass, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1661-5. 2004..We conducted an economic analysis of prophylactic antibiotic administration for elective cesarean delivery...
- The effect of placental removal method at cesarean delivery on perioperative hemorrhage: a randomized clinical trial ISRCTN 49779257Samir Hidar
Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, F Hached University Teaching Hospital, Boulevard M Karoui 4000 Sousse, Tunisia
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 117:179-82. 2004..To evaluate whether the method of placental removal during cesarean section has an impact on perioperative hemorrhage and maternal infectious morbidity...
- Maternal outcomes associated with planned primary cesarean births compared with planned vaginal birthsEugene Declercq
Department of Maternal and Child Health, Department of Biostatistics, Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
Obstet Gynecol 109:669-77. 2007..To compare the outcomes and costs associated with primary cesarean births with no labor (planned cesareans) to vaginal and cesarean births with labor (planned vaginal)...
- Puerperal sepsis and maternal mortality: what role can new technologies play?J Hussein
Dugald Baird Centre for Research on Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Scotland, UK
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 85:S52-61. 2004..To identify new and underutilized technologies to reduce maternal mortality related to puerperal sepsis in developing countries...
- Risk factors and obstetric complications associated with macrosomiaN E Stotland
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:220-6. 2004..Macrosomia is associated with adverse maternal outcomes. The objective of this study was to characterize the epidemiology of macrosomia and related maternal complications...
- Timing of prophylactic antibiotic administration in the uninfected laboring gravida: a randomized clinical trialBrad D Thigpen
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1864-8; discussion 1868-71. 2005..The purpose of this prospective study was to determine whether the timing of prophylactic antibiotics at cesarean delivery influences maternal/neonatal infectious morbidity...
- Puerperal infection from the perspective of humanized delivery care at a public maternity hospitalElisângela Euripedes Resende Guimarães
Nursing Department, Faculty at Goiás, Catholic University, Brazil
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 15:536-42. 2007This is an epidemiological, prospective and non-concurrent study of the cohort type about puerperal infection from the perspective of humanized delivery care, based on information from 5,178 records of patients who went through the ..
- Myasthenia gravis in pregnancy: report on 69 casesJosip Djelmis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School University of Zagreb, Petrova 13, HR 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 104:21-5. 2002..To review our experience with pregnancies in women with myasthenia gravis (MG)...
- Blood and intrauterine leukocyte profile and function in dairy cows that spontaneously recovered from postpartum endometritisLuísa Mateus
Laboratory of Reproduction, CIISA, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria, Lisbon, Portugal
Reprod Domest Anim 37:176-80. 2002..The later increase in this parameter as well as the increase in the intrauterine fluid phago-PMN and PI, might favour the spontaneous resolution of endometritis...
- Mode of delivery and postpartum morbidity in Latin American and Caribbean countries among women who are infected with human immunodeficiency virus-1: the NICHD International Site Development Initiative (NISDI) Perinatal StudyGeraldo Duarte
School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:215-29. 2006....
- Incidence of postpartum infection after vaginal delivery in Viet NamNguyen T N Ngoc
Hung Vuong Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
J Health Popul Nutr 23:121-30. 2005..Postpartum infection, particularly serious infection, is greatly underestimated. Just preventing or treating infection could have a substantial impact on reducing maternal mortality in developing countries...
- Do mechanical methods of cervical ripening increase infectious morbidity? A systematic reviewJennifer Heinemann
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, Florida 32209, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:177-87; discussion 187-8. 2008..Compared with the use of pharmacologic agents alone, maternal and neonatal infectious morbidity appears to be increased when mechanical agents are used for cervical ripening...
- Group A streptococcal sepsis and ovarian vein thrombosis after an uncomplicated vaginal deliveryM Gourlay
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
J Am Board Fam Pract 14:375-80. 2001..Broad-spectrum antibiotic coverage must be initiated immediately after collection of cultures. Clindamycin plus a beta-lactam antibiotic is preferred for streptococcal toxic shock syndrome...
- [Clinical investigation of cefpirome for perinatal infection and infection prevention]T Chimura
Jpn J Antibiot 54:171-7. 2001..7%). No abnormal result of clinical laboratory tests was found. The above results suggested the usefulness of CPR for treatment of perinatal infections and prevention of postoperative infections...
- Vaginal cleansing and the gold standardRobert J Biggar
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:531-3. 2005
- A randomised controlled trial of antibiotic prophylaxis in elective caesarean deliveryJ S Bagratee
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, South Africa
BJOG 108:143-8. 2001..CONCLUSION: Antibiotic prophylaxis with cefoxitin in elective caesarean section did not reduce post-operative infectious morbidity in this double-blind randomised placebo controlled trial...
- Serum protein pattern during cow pregnancy: Acute-phase proteins increase in the peripartum periodFausto Cairoli
Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Veterinarie Sezione di Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica Veterinaria, Facolta di Medicina Veterinaria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italia
Electrophoresis 27:1617-25. 2006..This observation could represent an important tool for the prepartum detection of animals prone to develop postpartum endometritis and lead to a more accurate peripartum management of those animals...
- Risk of complications in a second pregnancy following caesarean section in the first pregnancy: a population-based studyLee K Taylor
New South Wales Department of Health, Locked Bag 961, North Sydney, NSW 2059, Australia
Med J Aust 183:515-9. 2005..To estimate the risks of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality in a second pregnancy, attributable to caesarean section in a first pregnancy...
- Postnatal Group A Streptococcal infection in the upper genital tractPatji Alnaes-Katjavivi
Kvinneklinikken Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sykehuset Telemark HF, Ulefossveien, 3710 Skien, Norway
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1212-3. 2005
- Postpregnancy genital tract and wound infectionsNell Tharpe
Midwifery Institute of Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 53:236-46. 2008..This article identifies measures to aid in primary prevention and recognition of obstetric infections in order to facilitate early diagnosis and treatment...
- Pyomyoma after a cesarean sectionYu Hung Lin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:571-2. 2002
- Decreasing incidence of postcesarean endometritis with extended-spectrum antibiotic prophylaxisAlan T N Tita
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Infection Control Unit, UAB Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:51-6. 2008..To describe the effect of an extended-spectrum prophylactic antibiotic regimen on postcesarean endometritis...
- Zepherina Veitch (1836-94), childbed fever and the registration of midwivesJane Halliday
The Rosie Maternity Hospital, Addenbrookes, Cambridge University NHS Trust
J Med Biogr 15:241-5. 2007....
- Higher rates of post-partum complications in HIV-infected than in uninfected women irrespective of mode of deliverySimona Fiore
Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
AIDS 18:933-8. 2004..To inform the debate on the use of elective caesarean section (CS) delivery in HIV-infected women, we investigated the occurrence of clinical events in the immediate post-partum period in women delivering in 13 European centres...
- [Determination of nosocomial infection incidence in mothers and newborns during the early postpartum period]S Malavaud
Laboratoire de Bactériologie Hygiène Unité Opérationnelle d Hygiène Hospitalière, CHU Rangueil, 1, avenue Jean Poulhes, TSA 50032, 31059 Toulouse Cedex 9
J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 32:169-74. 2003..We wished to determine the incidence of nosocomial infections in the mother and the newborn during the early postpartum period...
- Review of 1600 water births. Does water birth increase the risk of neonatal infection?A Thoeni
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Vipiteno Sterzing, Italy
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 17:357-61. 2005..We reviewed 1600 water births at a single institution over an 8-year period...
- Risk factors for post-partum complications occurring after preeclampsia and HELLP syndrome. A study in 453 consecutive pregnanciesPhilippe Deruelle
Clinique d obstétrique, Hopital Jeanne de Flandre, CHRU de Lille, 1 rue Eugène Avinée, 59037 Lille Cedex, France
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 125:59-65. 2006..To evaluate complications that occurred during the post-partum period for patients with preeclampsia or HELLP syndrome...
- Maternal mortality at the Queen Elizabeth Central Teaching Hospital, Blantyre, MalawiV M Lema
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri Blantyre 3, Malawi
East Afr Med J 82:3-9. 2005..Maternal mortality in Malawi continues to increase despite the global SMI and national safe motherhood programme's efforts to reduce it...
- Maternal outcomes of cesarean sections: do generalists' patients have different outcomes than specialists' patients?Kris Aubrey-Bassler
Marathon Family Medicine Team, Box 300, Marathon, ON P0T 2E0, Canada
Can Fam Physician 53:2132-8. 2007..To compare maternal outcomes of cesarean sections performed by GPs with the outcomes of those performed by specialists...
- Severe maternal morbidity and the mode of deliveryNanneli Pallasmaa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:662-8. 2008..To define the rate of severe maternal morbidity in different modes of delivery and to find out if the rate of severe morbidity has changed over a 5-year time span...
- Lancefield group B and C streptococci in East African camels (Camelus dromedarius)M Younan
Kenya Camel Association, Nairobi, Kenya
Vet Rec 160:330-5. 2007..lesions, abscessed lymph nodes, abscesses and other purulent skin lesions, periarthritis and arthritis, puerperal infection and gingivitis...
- Comparison of maternal mortality between migrating population and permanent residents in Shanghai, China, 1996-2005L Zhu
Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital Affiliated to Tongji University, Shanghai Women s Health Institute, Shanghai, China
BJOG 116:401-7. 2009....
- Maternal mortality and cesarean delivery: an analytical observational studyGourisankar Kamilya
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata, India
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 36:248-53. 2010....
- Randomised controlled trial of perineal shaving versus hair cutting in parturients on admission in laborEkachai Kovavisarach
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rajavithi Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 88:1167-71. 2005..To compare the maternal and neonatal outcomes between perineal shaving and hair cutting in parturients on admission in labor..
- [Toxic shock syndrome as a result of opportunistic infection]Przemysław Zdziarski
Poradnia Immunologiczna, Dolnoślaskie Centrum Transplantacji Komórkowych, Instytut Immunologii i Terapii Doświadczalnej Wrocław
Pol Merkur Lekarski 18:693-5. 2005..24 years old woman with puerperal infection was empirically treated with doxycycline...
- Caring for obese pregnant womenKaren H Morin
College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:482-9. 2007..During the postpartum, they experience increased rates of puerperal infection and decreased rates of breastfeeding initiation or continuation...
- [Sepsis and septic shock during pregnancy: clinical management]Eveline Oliveira de Castro
Departamento de Obstetricia e Ginecologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet 30:631-8. 2008..of maternal death, being related to infections from obstetric origin (infected abortion, chorioamnionitis, puerperal infection) or non-obstetric (resulting from infections which occur in other areas)...
- Why African-American women are at greater risk for pregnancy-related deathMargaret Harper
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA
Ann Epidemiol 17:180-5. 2007..Our study aim was to identify factors that may contribute to the racial disparity in pregnancy-related mortality...
- Chorioamnionitis and laborRodney K Edwards
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, PO Box 100294, 1600 Southwest Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610 0294, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 32:287-96, x. 2005Chorioamnionitis is a puerperal infection that exists in histologic, clinical, and subclinical forms. This entity is believed to play a causative role in many cases of spontaneous preterm delivery...
- Postpartum maternal mortality and cesarean deliveryCatherine Deneux-Tharaux
INSERM, Unite Mixte de Recherche S149, Institut Federatif de Recherche 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
Obstet Gynecol 108:541-8. 2006..Our objective was to provide a valid estimate of the risk of postpartum maternal death directly associated with cesarean as compared with vaginal delivery...
- Length of hospital stay, obstetric conditions at childbirth, and maternal readmission: a population-based cohort studyShiliang Liu
Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, and McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:681-7. 2002..We assessed the association between obstetric conditions, length of hospital stay for childbirth, and maternal readmission...
- Frequency and determinants of vaginal infection in postpartum period: a cross-sectional survey from low socioeconomic settlements, Karachi, PakistanTazeen Saeed Ali
Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Aga Khan University Hospital corrected Karachi, Pakistan
J Pak Med Assoc 56:99-103. 2006..To determine the frequency and factors associated with perceived vaginal infections among married women in their postpartum period...
- [Hygiene series--13: Pregnancy, labor and puerperium: preventing infections]Barbara Loczenski
Pflege Z 59:424-7. 2006
- Randomized controlled trial on prevention of postcesarean infection using penicillin and cephalothin in BrazilMarilza Vieira Cunha Rudge
Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Sao Paulo State University, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:945-8. 2006..There is a need to assess the effects of different antibiotic administration models on infectious complications among women from low-income populations who undergo cesarean delivery, and the cost benefit...
- Comparison of two monitoring and treatment strategies for cows with acute puerperal metritisI Sannmann
Clinic of Animal Reproduction, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Theriogenology 79:961-9. 2013..These cows did not show signs of APM during the following 5 days. Therefore, these animals were considered as self-recovered leading to a cure rate of at least 21.8% (12 of 55 cows)...
- John Whitridge Williams, MD (1866-1931) of Baltimore: pioneer of academic obstetricsP M Dunn
Department of Child Health, University of Bristol, Southmead Hospital, Southmead, Bristol BS10 5BN, UK
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F74-7. 2007..Williams was the founder of academic obstetrics in the United States and with his textbook was the recognised leader of this discipline in America during the first 30 years of the 20th century...
- Group A streptococcal cellulitis in the early puerperiumBranka Nikolic
University of Belgrade, School of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic Narodni front, Belgrade, Serbia
Vojnosanit Pregl 68:607-10. 2011..The first problem is an absence of awareness that it can be postpartal invasive GAS infection before the microbiology laboratory confirms it, and the second one is that we have little knowledge about GAS infection, in general...
- Ampicillin/sulbactam versus cefuroxime as antimicrobial prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: a randomized studyEleftherios Ziogos
Department of Obtsterics and Gynecology, University General Hospital of Heraclion, Heracleion, Greece
BMC Infect Dis 10:341. 2010..The efficacy and safety of a single dose of ampicillin/sulbactam compared to a single dose of cefuroxime at cord clamp for prevention of post-cesarean infectious morbidity has not been assessed...
- Course and severity of postpartum metritis cases following antibiotic and PGF2α administration in postpartum metritis cows infected with BoHV-4Y Nak
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Uludag University Veterinary Faculty, Bursa, Turkey
Transbound Emerg Dis 58:31-6. 2011..In conclusion, postpartum metritis cases in cows infected BoHV-4 recovered clinically following early diagnosis and prolonged treatments with a combination of antibiotics and PGF(2)α...
- A universal index of uterine discharge symptoms from calving to 6 weeks postpartumJ Gorzecka
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Aarhus University, Tjele, Denmark
Reprod Domest Anim 46:100-7. 2011..It is concluded that the D-index can be a new practical, universal, tool for improved management of dairy cows in the postpartum period under commercial conditions...
- Radiological and clinical features of adult non-puerperal mastitisH Tan
Department of Radiology, Cancer Hospital Institute and Department of Oncology, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Br J Radiol 86:20120657. 2013..To describe the radiological and clinical features of adult non-puerperal mastitis and to determine the most accurate method of preventing unnecessary surgical procedures...
- Provider knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding obstetric and postsurgical gynecologic infections due to group A Streptococcus and other infectious agentsChris A Van Beneden
Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2007:90189. 2007....
- Does histologic chorioamnionitis correspond to clinical chorioamnionitis?Debra S Heller
Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UH E158, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, P O Box 1709, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
J Reprod Med 53:25-8. 2008..To evaluate the degree to which histologic chorioamnionitis, a frequent finding in placentas submitted for histopathologic evaluation, correlates with clinical indicators of infection in the mother...
- On alert for postpartum C. sordellii infectionMichelle Snow
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, USA
Nursing 38:10. 2008
- Peripartum group A streptococcal sepsis: a case reportManisha Palep-Singh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queens s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
J Reprod Med 52:977-8. 2007..Infections of the upper respiratory tract and skin are commonly attributed to group A Streptococcus (GAS). The organism can be found in the female genital tract and can cause peripartum sepsis in rare cases...
- Immune reconstitution syndrome and exacerbation of infections after pregnancyNina Singh
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Infectious Diseases Section, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
Clin Infect Dis 45:1192-9. 2007....
- Intramammary infections during the periparturient period in Argentine dairy heifersL F Calvinho
Estacion Experimental Agropecuaria Rafaela, Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia Agropecuaria, C C 22 2300 Rafaela, Pcia de Santa Fe, Argentina
Rev Argent Microbiol 39:84-9. 2007..aureus showed an increase (21.59%). Presence of intramammary infections appeared to be associated with some management conditions. These results highlighted the need to improve diagnosis and control measures in replacement heifers...
- Brainstem tuberculoma in a postpartum patientA Akhaddar
J Neuroradiol 34:345-6. 2007
- Maternal mortality and severe morbidity associated with low-risk planned cesarean delivery versus planned vaginal delivery at termShiliang Liu
Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ont
CMAJ 176:455-60. 2007..The rate of elective primary cesarean delivery continues to rise, owing in part to the widespread perception that the procedure is of little or no risk to healthy women...
- Treatment of dairy cows with PGF2α or NSAID, in combination with antibiotics, in cases of postpartum uterine inflammationJulia Jeremejeva
Department of Therapy, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu 51014, Estonia
Acta Vet Scand 54:45. 2012..The aim of the study was to test the effect of two treatments in cases of acute puerperal metritis (APM) and clinical metritis (CM)...
- [The clinical usefulness and transference of cefcapene pivoxil (CFPN-PI) into the maternal cubital blood, umbilical blood and amniotic fluid in premature rupture of the membranes]A Narimatsu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ogori Daiichi General Hospital
Jpn J Antibiot 54:95-102. 2001....
- Does intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis decrease the incidence of maternal group B streptococcal infections?A M Dumas
J Hosp Infect 58:85-6. 2004
- Living and dying in Georgian London's lying-in hospitalsLisa Forman Cody
Bull Hist Med 78:309-48. 2004....
- [Revolution and tragedy in the history of obstetrics: the life and work of Semmelweis--with today's eyes]Peter Schmidt
Orv Hetil 144:819-20. 2003
- Maternal postpartum group B beta-hemolytic streptococcus ventriculoperitoneal shunt infectionJason M Kane
Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Drive 1740X, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5225, USA
Arch Gynecol Obstet 269:139-41. 2004..Women with cerebrospinal fluid shunts require special management during the course of pregnancy...
- [Puerperium after threatened premature labor--effects of infection screening in pregnancy]M Winkler
Frauenklinik, Rheinisch Westfalischen Technischen Hochschule Aachen
Z Geburtshilfe Perinatol 198:72-6. 1994....
- Neutrophil Apoptosis and Neonatal InflammationJOYCE KOENIG; Fiscal Year: 2009..Thus, defining the biology of neutrophil apoptosis in the developing human is critical to future treatment modalities for CLD and other types of neonatal inflammation. ..
- A Self-Sustaining Perinatal Care System for TibetMichael Varner; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- GENETIC TESTING AND THE ECONOMICS OF LIFE INSURANCEDavid Asch; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Fas-Mediated Neutrophil Function in NeonatesJOYCE KOENIG; Fiscal Year: 2003..The studies outlined in this proposal will further our understanding of neutrophil biology in the developing human, and are critical to the design of future mechanistic studies. ..
- C. Neoformans Infection in Organ Transplant RecipientsNina Singh; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, the data regarding reactivation or primary infection has implications relevant for the prevention of C. neoformans infection in transplant recipients. ..
- In Utero Infection: Child Health and NeurodevelopmentWilliam Andrews; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanisms for Racial Disparity in Preterm BirthJane Hitti; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- NICHD Maternal Fetal Medicine Units NetworkMargaret Harper; Fiscal Year: 2006..Dr. O?Shea is submitting an application for participation of Wake Forest University in the NICHD Neonatal Network. ..