Summary: Slow or difficult OBSTETRIC LABOR or CHILDBIRTH.
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- Magnetic resonance imaging pelvimetry and the prediction of labor dystociaMichael V Zaretsky
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235 9032, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:919-26. 2005To study whether magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) pelvimetry has the ability to identify those women who require cesarean delivery for labor dystocia.
- Prenatal, labor and delivery characteristics of mothers with macrosomic babiesE K Srofenyoh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ridge Hospital, Accra, Ghana
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:49-50. 2006
- Labour dystocia--risk of recurrence and instrumental delivery in following labour--a population-based cohort studyA Sandstrom
Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska University Hospital, and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BJOG 119:1648-56. 2012To investigate risk of recurrence of labour dystocia and mode of delivery in second labour after taking first labour and fetal and maternal characteristics into account.
- Risk factors for difficult delivery in nulliparas with epidural analgesia in second stage of laborWilliam D Fraser
Hôpital St François d Assie CHUQ Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 99:409-18. 2002..To identify risk factors for difficult delivery among nulliparas in the second stage of labor with continuous epidural analgesia, and to develop a multivariable model that is predictive of difficult delivery...
- Lactate concentration in amniotic fluid: a good predictor of labor outcomeEva Wiberg-Itzel
Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska Institutet, Sodersjukhuset, Sweden
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 152:34-8. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate whether lactate concentration in AF together with the partogram is a better predictor of operative intervention in dysfunctional labor than the partogram alone...
- Is maternal obesity a predictor of shoulder dystocia?H Robinson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Perinatal Research Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 101:24-7. 2003To explore the relationship between maternal obesity and shoulder dystocia while controlling for the potential confounding effects of other variables associated with obesity.
- Obstetric and neonatal outcome of babies weighing more than 4.5 kg: an analysis by parityE V Mocanu
Coombe Women s Hospital, 8, Dublin, Ireland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 92:229-33. 2000..To analyse by parity the obstetric and neonatal outcome of babies delivered weighing more than 4.5 kg...
- Risk of shoulder dystocia: associations with parity and offspring birthweight. A population study of 1 914 544 deliveriesEva A Overland
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Akershus University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:483-8. 2012We estimated the associations of parity and offspring birthweight with the risk of shoulder dystocia, and studied whether the association of offspring birthweight differed by parity.
- 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...
- Obstetric risk indicators for labour dystocia in nulliparous women: a multi-centre cohort studyHanne Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:45. 2008In nulliparous women dystocia is the most common obstetric problem and its etiology is largely unknown...
- Impacts of dystocia on health and survival of dairy calvesJ E Lombard
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Veterinary Services, Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health, 2150 Centre Ave, Bldg B, Fort Collins, CO 80526 8117, USA
J Dairy Sci 90:1751-60. 2007..were to determine incidence of stillbirths and heifer-calf morbidity and mortality, and their association with dystocia on 3 Colorado dairies...
- Dystocia in nulliparous womenSara G Shields
Dept of Family Medicine and Community Health, Family Health Center of Worchester, University of Massachusetts, Massachusetts 01610, USA
Am Fam Physician 75:1671-8. 2007b>Dystocia is common in nulliparous women and is responsible for more than 50 percent of primary cesarean deliveries...
- Phenotypic trends in incidence of stillbirth for Holsteins in the United StatesC L Meyer
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames 50011-3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 84:515-23. 2001..population, 2) if stillbirths are the same trait in primiparous and multiparous cows, and 3) what was the role of dystocia in stillbirths...
- Short stature--an independent risk factor for Cesarean deliveryEyal Sheiner
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 151, Beer Sheva, Israel
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:175-8. 2005..to investigate pregnancy outcome of patients with short stature (height<155 cm), and specifically to elucidate if patients with short stature are at an increased risk for Cesarean section (CS) even after controlling for labor dystocia.
- Parturition, dystocia and foal survival: a retrospective study of 1047 birthsP M McCue
Department of Clinical Sciences, Equine Reproduction Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
Equine Vet J Suppl 44:22-5. 2012An understanding of the normal events of foaling, causes of dystocia and clinical outcomes is important for equine practitioners.
- Perinatal outcome of fetuses with a birth weight greater than 4500 g: an analysis of 3356 casesLuigi Raio
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne Inselspital, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 109:160-5. 2003..in a series of macrosomic fetuses according to the intended mode of delivery, and to estimate the individual risk of shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injury upon information available either prior the onset of labor or at delivery.
- Erb's palsy without shoulder dystociaH F Sandmire
Ob gyn Associates, Green Bay, Ltd, Green Bay, WI, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 78:253-6. 2002The purpose of this commentary is to review certain articles which have provided evidence that Erb's palsy can occur without associated shoulder dystocia. The mechanism of the specific cause of the injury will be described.
- A survey of dystocia in the Boxer breedCatharina Linde Forsberg
Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Reproduction, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
Acta Vet Scand 49:8. 2007b>Dystocia occurs more commonly in some breeds of dogs than others. The Boxer breed is one of the highrisk breeds for whelping problems...
- What factors are associated with neonatal injury following shoulder dystocia?S H Mehta
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
J Perinatol 26:85-8. 2006To identify factors associated with the development of neonatal injury in the setting of shoulder dystocia.
- The effect of dystocia and previous cesarean uterine scar on the tensile properties of the lower uterine segmentCatalin S Buhimschi
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:873-83. 2006..We hypothesized that the stretching of the lower uterine segment in laboring women with dystocia changes the viscoelastic properties of the uterine wall.
- Incidence and outcomes of dystocia in the active phase of labor in term nulliparous women with spontaneous labor onsetHanne Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:402-7. 2009To estimate the incidence of dystocia among nulliparous women without apparent co-morbidity and to examine maternal and fetal short-term outcomes after dystocia.
- Fetal macrosomia and shoulder dystocia in women with gestational diabetes: risks amenable to treatment?Brett C Young
Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, 55 Fruit Street, Founders 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Curr Diab Rep 13:12-8. 2013Fetal macrosomia and maternal diabetes are independent risk factors for shoulder dystocia, an obstetrical emergency that may cause permanent neonatal injury...
- Improving neonatal outcome through practical shoulder dystocia trainingTimothy J Draycott
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
Obstet Gynecol 112:14-20. 2008To compare the management of and neonatal injury associated with shoulder dystocia before and after introduction of mandatory shoulder dystocia simulation training.
- Shoulder dystociaElizabeth G Baxley
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina 29203, USA
Am Fam Physician 69:1707-14. 2004Shoulder dystocia can be one of the most frightening emergencies in the delivery room. Although many factors have been associated with shoulder dystocia, most cases occur with no warning...
- Is it possible to reduce obstetrical brachial plexus palsy by optimal management of shoulder dystocia?Stergios K Doumouchtsis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s University of London, London, UK
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:135-43. 2010..and to excessive lateral traction of the fetal head during maneuvers to deliver the fetal shoulders in shoulder dystocia. Shoulder dystocia is indeed a major risk factor as it increases the risk for OBPP 100-fold...
- Use of sexed semen and its effect on conception rate, calf sex, dystocia, and stillbirth of Holsteins in the United StatesH D Norman
Animal Improvement Programs Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705 2350, USA
J Dairy Sci 93:3880-90. 2010..The effect of sexed semen use on conception rate, calf sex, dystocia, and stillbirth also was examined for heifers and cows...
- The relationship of fetal position and ethnicity with shoulder dystocia and birth injuryYvonne W Cheng
Division of Perinatal Medicine and Genetics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:856-62. 2006The objective of this study was to examine factors associated with the occurrence of shoulder dystocia and subsequent perinatal outcomes.
- Dystocia correlates with body mass index in both spontaneous and induced nulliparous laborsJennifer Walsh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine and Medical Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:817-21. 2011..To assess the influence of body mass index (BMI) on labor outcome in both induced and actively managed spontaneous nulliparous labors...
- Improvement in documentation using an electronic checklist for shoulder dystocia deliveriesShad H Deering
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
Obstet Gynecol 116:63-6. 2010..To estimate if using an electronic checklist improved the documentation of shoulder dystocias that occurred at our institution...
- Comparison of perinatal outcomes of shoulder dystocia alleviated by different type and sequence of manoeuvres: a retrospective reviewT Y Leung
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
BJOG 118:985-90. 2011To evaluate the different types and sequences of manoeuvres to overcome shoulder dystocia and the rates of associated fetal injury.
- Maternal and anthropomorphic risk factors for shoulder dystociaChafika Mazouni
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Conception Hospital, Marseille, France
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:567-70. 2006To study maternal and anthropomorphic parameters as potential risk factors for shoulder dystocia.
- Effect of a difficult calving on the vigour of the calf, the onset of maternal behaviour, and some behavioural indicators of pain in the damA C Barrier
Sustainable Livestock Systems, Scottish Agricultural College, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Prev Vet Med 103:248-56. 2012..This might have longer-term effects on the health and survival of the calves...
- Effect of clinician-applied maneuvers on brachial plexus stretch during a shoulder dystocia event: investigation using a computer simulation modelMichele J Grimm
Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:339.e1-5. 2010The objective of the study was to determine how standard shoulder dystocia maneuvers affect delivery force and brachial plexus stretch.
- A multi-centre cohort study shows no association between experienced violence and labour dystocia in nulliparous women at termHafrún Finnbogadóttir
Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Society, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:14. 2011Although both labour dystocia and domestic violence during pregnancy are associated with adverse maternal and fetal outcome, evidence in support of a possible association between experiences of domestic violence and labour dystocia is ..
- Can shoulder dystocia be reliably predicted?Jodie M Dodd
Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, SA 5006, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:248-52. 2012To evaluate factors reported to increase the risk of shoulder dystocia, and to evaluate their predictive value at a population level.
- Simulation for teaching normal delivery and shoulder dystocia to midwives in trainingA Reynolds
Simulation Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
Educ Health (Abingdon) 23:405. 2010..The aim of this study was to compare the effect on students' knowledge of a simulation session versus an image-based lecture, for teaching routine management of normal delivery and resolution of shoulder dystocia to midwives in training.
- Shoulder dystocia and postpartum hemorrhage simulations: student confidence in managing these complicationsTia P Andrighetti
The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing, 10 View Street, Northfield, NH 03276, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 57:55-60. 2012..The purpose of this project was to determine whether the use of high-fidelity simulations for the obstetric emergencies of shoulder dystocia and postpartum hemorrhage increases student confidence in managing these complications.
- Mode of delivery and birth outcomes of macrosomic infantsS L Boulet
Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
J Obstet Gynaecol 24:622-9. 2004..Shoulder dystocia and birth injury occur with greater frequency among macrosomic infants, yet the relative inaccuracy of clinical ..
- A Bayesian threshold-linear model evaluation of perinatal mortality, dystocia, birth weight, and gestation length in a Holstein herdJ M Johanson
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 94:450-60. 2011The objective of this research was to estimate genetic parameters for a multiple-trait evaluation of dystocia (DYS), perinatal mortality (PM), birth weight (BWT), and gestation length (GL) in Holsteins...
- [Fetal macrosomia: management, obstetrical and neonatal results. Multicenter case-control study in 15 maternity hospitals in Paris and the Ile de France area]A Batallan
Service de gynécologie obstétrique du professeur P Madelenat, centre hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard AP HP, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 30:483-91. 2002..To study the perinatal management of fetal macrosomia (FM) and the obstetrical and neonatal results related to FM in the Ile de France area...
- The peri-partum management of pregnancies with macrosomic babies weighing > or =4,500 g at a tertiary University HospitalO B Navti
Department of Cancer and Molecular Medicine, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 27:267-70. 2007..There were 40 (13.6%) cases of shoulder dystocia compared with 0.9% in the non-macrosomic population (p < 0.001)...
- Dystocia: a study of its frequency and risk factors in seven cities of west AfricaD Ould El Joud
Direction de la Planification, Co opération et Statistiques, Ministère de la Santé et des Affaires Sociales, Nouakchott, Mauritania
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 74:171-8. 2001To determine the incidence of dystocia in seven west African cities, to attempt to discover what, if any, factors at the prenatal visit might identify women at risk of dystocia, and to assess the utility of such screening.
- Is abnormal labor associated with shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women?Shobha H Mehta
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hutzel Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1604-7; discussion 1607-9. 2004This study was undertaken to examine the relationship between labor abnormalities and shoulder dystocia in nulliparous women.
- Should we allow a trial of labor after a previous cesarean for dystocia in the second stage of labor?E Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 98:652-5. 2001..To estimate the rate of successful vaginal birth including operative vaginal delivery in patients with a previous cesarean for cephalopelvic disproportion in the second stage of labor...
- Abdominal dystocia in a case of undetected intrauterine meconium peritonitis due to cystic fibrosisDolon Basu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 47:72-3. 2007..After a normal anomaly scan at 22 weeks and a normal pregnancy, she went into labor at term. Dystocia due to massive abdominal distension complicated the second stage...
- A comparison of shoulder dystocia-associated transient and permanent brachial plexus palsiesRobert B Gherman
Department of Ob Gyn, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Obstet Gynecol 102:544-8. 2003To estimate differences between shoulder dystocia-associated transient and permanent brachial plexus palsies.
- Prediction of brachial plexus stretching during shoulder dystocia using a computer simulation modelBernard Gonik
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48235, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1168-72. 2003The purpose was to study the impact of maternal endogenous and clinician-applied exogenous delivery forces on brachial plexus stretching during a shoulder dystocia event.
- Labor progression and risk of cesarean delivery in electively induced nulliparasAnjel Vahratian
Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Obstet Gynecol 105:698-704. 2005..To describe the pattern of labor progression and risk of cesarean delivery in women whose labor was electively induced...
- A genome wide association study for QTL affecting direct and maternal effects of stillbirth and dystocia in cattleH G Olsen
Centre for Integrative Genetics, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Box 5003, N 1432 Aas, Norway
Anim Genet 41:273-80. 2010b>Dystocia and stillbirth are significant causes of female and neonatal death in many species and there is evidence for a genetic component to both traits...
- Prevalence and risk factors for dystocia in dairy cattle: a reviewJ F Mee
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, CO, Cork, Ireland
Vet J 176:93-101. 2008This review focuses on the case definition of dystocia, its current prevalence and recent temporal trends, the different types of dystocia and their associated risk factors in dairy cattle...
- High birthweight and shoulder dystocia: the strongest risk factors for obstetrical brachial plexus palsy in a Swedish population-based studyMargareta Mollberg
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:654-9. 2005..Obstetrical brachial plexus palsy (OBPP) is a serious form of neonatal morbidity...
- Birth weight as a predictor of calving ease and perinatal mortality in Holstein cattleJ M Johanson
Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames 50011 3150, USA
J Dairy Sci 86:3745-55. 2003..was to determine the effect of birth weight on perinatal mortality (PM) (alive or dead at 48 h of age) and dystocia (unassisted or assisted)...
- X-linked cholestasis in mouse due to mutations of the P4-ATPase ATP11COwen M Siggs
Department of Genetics, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7890-5. 2011..The majority of homozygous mutant females also died of dystocia in a maternal genotype-specific manner...
- Dystocia in beef heifers: a review of genetic and nutritional influencesR E Hickson
Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, Massey University, Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North, New Zealand
N Z Vet J 54:256-64. 2006..An increased incidence of dystocia in heifers calving at 2 years of age, compared to mature cows, is a major reason many farmers in New Zealand have ..
- Obstructed labourJ P Neilson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Br Med Bull 67:191-204. 2003..The sequelae of obstructed labour can be an enormous source of human misery and the prevention of obstetric fistulas, and skilled treatment if they do occur, are important priorities in regions where obstructed labour is still common...
- Genetic parameters for calving difficulty, stillbirth, and birth weight for Hereford and Charolais at first and later paritiesS Eriksson
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
J Anim Sci 82:375-83. 2004..Calving difficulty score should be included in the genetic evaluation of beef breeds in Sweden, whereas progeny groups in Swedish beef populations are too small for stillbirth to be considered directly...
- A review of factors associated with dystocia and cesarean section in nulliparous womenNancy K Lowe
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 52:216-28. 2007..for cesarean section in nulliparous women continues to be clinical diagnoses that fall under the rubric of dystocia. These diagnoses account for approximately two-thirds of all cesareans experienced by otherwise healthy ..
- Shoulder dystocia: using simulation to train providers and teamsJenifer O Fahey
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:114-22; quiz 123-4. 2008Shoulder dystocia is an obstetric emergency that requires immediate recognition and a well-coordinated response...
- Body condition score and body weight effects on dystocia and stillbirths and consequent effects on postcalving performanceD P Berry
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
J Dairy Sci 90:4201-11. 2007..of periparturient body condition score (BCS) and body weight (BW) related traits on the incidence of calving dystocia and stillbirths, and to determine any consequent effect of dystocia and stillbirths on BCS, BW, milk production, ..
- Cesarean section on request at 39 weeks: impact on shoulder dystocia, fetal trauma, neonatal encephalopathy, and intrauterine fetal demiseGary D V Hankins
The University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
Semin Perinatol 30:276-87. 2006....
- Dystocia increases with advancing maternal ageAnn Treacy
National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:760-3. 2006..of maternal age on obstetric indices of uterine efficiency in spontaneous nulliparous labor managed according to a standardized protocol in order to determine whether increasing maternal age is more commonly associated with dystocia.
- Improving resident competency in the management of shoulder dystocia with simulation trainingShad Deering
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University Hospital, 3 PHC, 3800 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Obstet Gynecol 103:1224-8. 2004To determine whether a simulation training scenario improves resident competency in the management of shoulder dystocia.
- Factors affecting dystocia in cattleD Zaborski
Department of Ruminants Science, Agricultural University of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
Reprod Domest Anim 44:540-51. 2009The paper reviews the various factors affecting dystocia in cattle. It is based mainly on the recent studies found in the literature of the subject but refers occasionally to some older papers as well...
- Risk indicators for dystocia in low-risk nulliparous women: a study on lifestyle and anthropometrical factorsH Kjaergaard
Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
J Obstet Gynaecol 30:25-9. 2010..a cohort of 2,810 low-risk nulliparas to identify possible lifestyle and anthropometrical risk indicators for dystocia. Criteria for dystocia: cervical dilatation <2 cm over 4 h during labour's active phase, or no descent during ..
- Woman abuse and pregnancy outcome among women in Khoram Abad, Islamic Republic of IranN Khodakarami
Shahid Beheshti Medical University, Reproductive Health Research Centre and Nurisng Midwifery School, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
East Mediterr Health J 15:622-8. 2009..correlated with mean weight gain during pregnancy, mean frequency of the prenatal care, prolonged labour (dystocia), premature rupture of membrane, low mean birth weight and mean gestational age at birth...
- Risk factors for calving assistance and dystocia in pasture-based Holstein-Friesian heifers and cows in IrelandJ F Mee
Teagasc, Moorepark Dairy Production Research Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
Vet J 187:189-94. 2011The incidence of and risk factors associated with calving assistance and dystocia in pasture-based dairy herds were determined from analysis of 152,641 records of full-term calvings from Holstein-Friesian dams served by artificial ..
- Incidence and breed predilection for dystocia and risk factors for cesarean section in a Swedish population of insured dogsAnnika Bergstrom
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
Vet Surg 35:786-91. 2006To estimate the incidence and breed predilection for canine dystocia using data from insurance claims. The risk factors for cesarean section (CS) were assessed for bitches with dystocia.
- Dystocia in labour - risk factors, management and outcome: a retrospective observational study in a Swedish settingLotta Selin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NU Hospital Group, Trollhattan, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:216-21. 2008Labour dystocia (LD) is associated with adverse maternal and child outcomes. This study investigated obstetric risk factors, frequency of interventions and delivery outcomes for LD.
- Effect of disease on reproduction in the dairy cow: a meta-analysisC Fourichon
Unit of Animal Health Management, Veterinary School INRA, Nantes, France
Theriogenology 53:1729-59. 2000Effects on reproduction of dystocia, stillbirth, abortion, milk fever, retained placenta, metritis, cystic ovaries, anestrus, ketosis, displaced abomasum, locomotor disorders, and mastitis were reviewed...
- Meperidine for dystocia during the first stage of labor: A randomized controlled trialClaudio G Sosa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pereira Rossell Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1212-8. 2004This study was undertaken to evaluate whether the administration of meperidine decreases the length of labor in patients with a diagnosis of dystocia during the first stage of labor.
- The continuing effectiveness of active management of first labor, despite a doubling in overall nulliparous cesarean deliveryMichael E Foley
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Dublin, Ireland
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:891-5. 2004..effectiveness of active management of labor, a protocol that involves early detection and correction of dystocia with oxytocin in spontaneous cephalic nulliparous labor, by analysis of the contribution of this cohort to a ..
- Maternal body mass index at delivery and risk of caesarean due to dystocia in low risk pregnanciesHorace Roman
Department of Pediatric Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:163-70. 2008To investigate the association between maternal body mass index (BMI) at delivery and the risk of caesarean section due to dystocia during the first stage of labour in low risk pregnancies.
- Genetic influence on dystociaMichael Algovik
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:832-7. 2004b>Dystocia-prolonged and difficult labor-is a common and worldwide problem during parturition. Epidemiological studies have suggested a familial aggregation. This study aimed to quantify the genetic influence (i.e...
- Analysis of fertility and dystocia in Holsteins using recursive models to handle censored and categorical dataE López de Maturana
NEIKER, Basque Institute for Agricultural Research and Development, PO Box 46, 01080 Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain
J Dairy Sci 90:2012-24. 2007..estimate genetic and phenotypic relationships of calving ease (CE) with fertility traits and 2) analyze whether dystocia negatively affects reproductive performance in the next reproductive cycle...
- Shoulder dystocia: the unpreventable obstetric emergency with empiric management guidelinesRobert B Gherman
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Prince George s Hospital Center, Cheverly, MD, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:657-72. 2006Much of our understanding and knowledge of shoulder dystocia has been blurred by inconsistent and scientific studies that are of limited scientific quality...
- Women with gestational diabetes mellitus in the ACHOIS trial: risk factors for shoulder dystociaChaturica Athukorala
Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:37-41. 2007Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with increased risk of fetal macrosomia and shoulder dystocia. However, not all women with GDM and fetal macrosomia have shoulder dystocia.
- Catastrophic shoulder dystocia and emergency symphysiotomyT M Goodwin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 177:463-4. 1997We present three cases of shoulder dystocia unrelieved by standard maneuvers, including cephalic replacement. Symphysiotomy was performed in an effort to preserve fetal life...
- Local anesthetic requirements are greater in dystocia than in normal laborMoeen K Panni
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Anesthesiology 98:957-63. 2003b>Dystocia is characterized by abnormal progress of labor and is a common contemporary indication for cesarean delivery in the United States...
- Labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy intervalBao Ping Zhu
Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:121-8. 2006The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy interval.
- ACOG practice bulletin: Shoulder dystocia. Number 40, November 2002. (Replaces practice pattern number 7, October 1997)Robert J Sokol
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 80:87-92. 2003
- Randomised controlled trial of labouring in water compared with standard of augmentation for management of dystocia in first stage of labourElizabeth R Cluett
Nightingale Building 67, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ
BMJ 328:314. 2004To evaluate the impact of labouring in water during first stage of labour on rates of epidural analgesia and operative delivery in nulliparous women with dystocia.
- Training for shoulder dystocia: a trial of simulation using low-fidelity and high-fidelity mannequinsJoanna F Crofts
Simulation and Fire drill Evaluation SaFE Study, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Bristol National Health Service Trust, Southmead Hospital, and University Department of Clinical Sciences at South Bristol, University of Bristol, UK
Obstet Gynecol 108:1477-85. 2006To evaluate the effectiveness of simulation training for shoulder dystocia management and compare training using a high-fidelity mannequin with that using traditional devices.
- The negative birth experience of prolonged labour: a case-referent studyAstrid Nystedt
Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 14:579-86. 2005..This study aimed to analyse and describe women's different perceptions and experiences of childbirth following prolonged or normal labour...
- Shoulder dystocia related fetal neurological injuries: the predisposing roles of forceps and ventouse extractionsMichael Brimacombe
Department of Preventive Medicine, UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:415-22. 2008..as macrosomia among the factors that lead to neurological damage in the child in connection with shoulder dystocia. Because they augment the intrinsic dangers of excessive fetal size exponentially, the authors consider their use ..
- Severe shoulder dystocia leading to neonatal injury: a case control studyJ Melendez
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, North Middlesex University Hospital, Sterling Way, London, N18 1QX, UK
Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:47-51. 2009Severe shoulder dystocia (SD) is associated with neonatal brachial plexus injuries and skeletal fractures, with the former being the commonest cause for litigation related to birth trauma...
- Management of shoulder dystocia: skill retention 6 and 12 months after trainingJoanna F Crofts
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, North Bristol National Health Service Trust, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
Obstet Gynecol 110:1069-74. 2007To assess skill retention 6 and 12 months after shoulder dystocia training.
- The MFMU Cesarean Registry: impact of fetal size on trial of labor success for patients with previous cesarean for dystociaAlan M Peaceman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1127-31. 2006The purpose of this study was to determine the influence of change in infant birth weight between pregnancies on the outcome of a trial of labor for women whose first cesarean delivery was performed for dystocia.
- Maternal morbidity associated with obstetrical maneuvers in shoulder dystociaChafika Mazouni
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Marseille Public Hospital System APHM, Marseille, France
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 129:15-8. 2006To determine whether shoulder dystocia and obstetrical maneuvers used for its relief have detrimental effects on perineum or immediate postpartum outcome.
- Prediction of shoulder dystocia using multivariate analysisMichael A Belfort
HCA Perinatal Safety Group, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Am J Perinatol 24:5-10. 2007We evaluated the use of multivariate analysis in the prediction of shoulder dystocia (SD). One hundred consecutive cases with SD were matched with 100 controls without dystocia. All patients had term, vaginal delivery...
- Delivery of the posterior arm reduces shoulder dimensions in shoulder dystociaJ Kung
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s University of London, London, UK
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:233-7. 2006To evaluate a possible reduction in shoulder diameter and circumference by extending the posterior arm during delivery, for an easier birth in cases of shoulder dystocia.
- The risk of shoulder dystocia related permanent fetal injury in relation to birth weightLeslie Iffy
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 136:53-60. 2008To examine birth weight related risks of fetal injury in connection with shoulder dystocia.
- On redefining shoulder dystocia and at-risk populationsEdith D Gurewitsch
Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:e18; author reply e19. 2006
- An overview of shoulder dystocia: the nurse's roleBarbara Camune
Midwifery and Women s Health Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Nurs Womens Health 11:488-97; quiz 498. 2007
- Can midwives prevent shoulder dystocia?Tricia Anderson
Pract Midwife 10:36-7. 2007
- Optimizing shoulder dystocia management to prevent birth injuryEdith Diament Gurewitsch
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:592-606. 2007A practical clinical review of those aspects of shoulder dystocia management that are directly relevant to birth injury is presented...
- Shoulder dystocia: nursing prevention and posttrauma careCecilia M Jevitt
University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:14-20. 2008Shoulder dystocia is a birth emergency that occurs in approximately 1% of all births. Shoulder dystocia can be followed by broken clavicle or humerus, brachial plexus injury, fetal hypoxia, or death...
- Midwifery basics: complications (5). Shoulder dystociaHelen Baston
Mother and Infant Research Unit, University of York
Pract Midwife 9:36-9. 2006
- Fetal pulse oximetry and cesarean deliverySteven L Bloom
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
N Engl J Med 355:2195-202. 2006..Knowledge of fetal oxygen saturation, as an adjunct to electronic fetal monitoring, may be associated with a significant change in the rate of cesarean deliveries or the infant's condition at birth...
- Labour characteristics and neonatal Erb's palsyK Weizsaecker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, New York, NY 11418, USA
BJOG 114:1003-9. 2007..To determine risk factors for Erb's palsy, with a focus on graphic labour patterns...
- [Analysis of labour and perinatal complications in case of foetus weight over 4000 g]Grzegorz Piasek
Oddziału Ginekologiczno Połozniczyego Wojewódzkiego Szpitala Zespolonego w Kielcach
Wiad Lek 59:326-31. 2006..The most detrimental foetal complications of macrosomia are: shoulder dystocia with Erb's brachial palsy, facial nerve palsy, clavicular and humeral bone fracture...
- Shoulder dystocia: an updateAmy G Gottlieb
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:501-31, xii. 2007Shoulder dystocia has no consensus definition or management algorithm. Its incidence ranges from 0.2% to 3% and its occurrence is unpredictable...
- Elective Induction of Labor and Pregnancy OutcomesDarios Getahun; Fiscal Year: 2013..cesarean delivery, postpartum hemorrhage, chorioamnionitis, neonatal intensive care unit stay, shoulder dystocia, low Apgar score, stillbirth, and neonatal death;and Aim 2: Examine how risks vary by the mother's race/..
- Healing Without Harm: A Multi-site DemonstrationAnn Hendrich; Fiscal Year: 2010..simulation training and training in the use of an evidence-based bundle designed to minimize injury from shoulder dystocia. The goals are to improve patient care through uniform, best-practices and improved team communication...
- CESAREAN SECTION REDUCTION IN PRIMIGRAVID PATIENTSFredric Frigoletto; Fiscal Year: 1993..The efficacy of this program to alter the rate of first time cesarean sections for both dystocia and fetal distress will be evaluated. Rate ratios will be calculated and 95 % confidence intervals constructed...
- ULTRASOUND SCREENING AND RISK ASSESSMENT OF PREGNANCYFredric Frigoletto; Fiscal Year: 1993..a variety of pregnancy endpoints including fetal or neonatal death, neonatal seizures, low birth weight, shoulder dystocia, low apgars, cesarean section, newborn admission to special care, and maternal length of stay will be determined ..
- ECONOMIC INFLUENCES (ESPECIALLY HMOS) ON CESAREANSA Tussing; Fiscal Year: 1990..as these equations are likely to be dominated by independent variables reflecting diagnosis (breech presentation, dystocia, etc.), in another set of analyses diagnosis itself will be used as the dependent variable...
- DETERMINANTS OF CESAREAN SECTION: EXPLAINING RECENT CHANA Tussing; Fiscal Year: 1999..The two stages consist of determinants of use of the labels fetal distress and dystocia as indications for cesarean section; and (using predicted values of these indications among the regressors), ..
- Prevention Unintentional Mechanical Birth InjuriesEdith Gurewitsch; Fiscal Year: 2006..mechanisms involved in mechanical birth injuries that occur following an obstetric emergency known as shoulder dystocia and to develop practical interventions to control or prevent such injuries, some of which can lead to lifelong ..
- Maternal physiological factors influencing labor lengthJEREMY NEAL; Fiscal Year: 2008..6%. As these rates rise, so does the morbidity and mortality risk imposed on mothers and neonates. Dystocia is the greatest contributor to C- sections accounting for nearly 50% of all C-sections performed on nulliparous ..
- Mechanisms of myometrial healing and regenerationCatalin Buhimschi; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITST O SHEA; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Evaluating the Clinical Impact of Simulation & Team Training on OB SafetyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our current work evaluates performance in the simulated environment; this proposal focuses on the translation of simulation and team training to the clinical environment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Epidemiology of Fecal Incontinence after ChildbirthJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2004..These data will provide a better understanding of the extent of the problem and will provide data essential for future trials of prevention and treatment of fecal incontinence. ..
- Improving Safety and Quality with Integrated TechnologyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2006..The findings, though applied specifically for OB, can be applied to many areas of medicine and surgery. The findings will provide inpatient and outpatient HIT stakeholders needed information to make important decisions. ..
- Antecedent Risk Factors Associated with Cerebral PalsyWilliam Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project will allow us to link the databases and start initial data analysis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcome (HAPO)Boyd E Metzger; Fiscal Year: 2010..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the CCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women, complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..
- Risk factors for medically indicated preterm birth in a Latin American populationCLAUDIO GERARDO SOSA; Fiscal Year: 2010..The long-term goal of this research program is to develop intervention strategies that are based on the risk factors identified in the proposed study resulting in decreased morbidity and mortality. ..
- PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF HUMAN OLIGOHYDRAMNIOSMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2001..e., failure to reset osmolality threshold). This proposal will aid in the development of markers of prediction and therapeutic approaches to the prevention and treatment of human oligohydramnios. ..
- MATERNAL DEHYDRATION--FETAL/AMNIOTIC FLUID HOMEOSTASISMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2002..The goal of this project is to determine critical efficacy and fetal safety issues central to maternal DDAVP treatment, prior to widespread clinical use in human pregnancies with oligohydramnios. ..
- Fetal Swallowing: Central Dipsogenic MechanismsMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, these studies represent a model to examine the development and function of neuronal pathways and mechanisms regulating fetal physiology. ..
- Fetal Membrane AQP Expression/Amniotic Fluid RegulationMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our objective is to determine the regulatory mechanisms of fetal membrane AQP expression and delineate the role of AQPs in AF homeostasis. ..
- LEPTIN & NEUROPEPTIDE-Y ALTERS FETAL SWALLOWING ACTIVITYMichael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition, these studies represent a model to examine the development and function of neuronal pathways and mechanisms which regulate fetal physiology. ..