Genomes and Genes
Summary: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the morphology, physiology, biochemistry, and pathology of reproduction in man and other animals, and on the biological, medical, and veterinary problems of fertility and lactation. It includes ovulation induction, diagnosis of infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss, and assisted reproductive technologies such as embryo transfer, in vitro fertilization, and intrafallopian transfer of zygotes. (From Infertility and Reproductive Medicine Clinics of North America, Foreword 1990; Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, Notice to Contributors, Jan 1979)
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- Domestic violence against women in Egypt--wife beating and health outcomesNafissatou Diop-Sidibe
Center for Communication Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 111 Market Place, Suite 310, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
Soc Sci Med 62:1260-77. 2006..Women's programmes must take domestic violence into account if they want to better address the needs of a non-negligible proportion of their target population...
- Methodological issues in infertility researchSalim Daya
ISIS Regional Fertility Centre, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 20:779-97. 2006....
- Sexual and reproductive health: a matter of life and deathAnna Glasier
NHS Lothian and University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Lancet 368:1595-607. 2006....
- Global perspectives on the sexual and reproductive health of adolescents: patterns, prevention, and potentialLinda H Bearinger
Center for Adolescent Nursing, School of Nursing, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Lancet 369:1220-31. 2007..Although progress has been made since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development, adolescents continue to be disproportionately burdened by threats to their sexual and reproductive health...
- Assessing acceptability of parents/guardians of adolescents towards introduction of sex and reproductive health education in schools at Kinondoni Municipal in Dar es Salaam cityLumuli Mbonile
School of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences MUHAS, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
East Afr J Public Health 5:26-31. 2008..To assess acceptability of parents/guardians of adolescents towards the introduction of sex and reproductive health education in the community and schools...
- What young people want from a sexual health website: design and development of SexunzippedOna McCarthy
e Health Unit, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Med Internet Res 14:e127. 2012..The Internet offers a unique opportunity to provide sexual health education to young people, since they can be difficult to engage but frequently use the Internet as a health information resource...
- Ovarian failure and reproductive outcomes after childhood cancer treatment: results from the Childhood Cancer Survivor StudyDaniel M Green
Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
J Clin Oncol 27:2374-81. 2009..There was no evidence for an increased risk of congenital malformations. Survivors should be generally reassured although some women have to consider their potentially shortened fertile life span in making educational and career choices...
- Abortion in the United States' Bible Belt: organizing for power and empowermentMary Ann Castle
Planning Alternatives for Change, P O Box 94859, Pasadena, California 91109, USA
Reprod Health 8:1. 2011..S. women's right to health and, then, describes a community organizing-social action project in a number of US' states aimed at reversing the erosion of women's right to have or not to have children...
- Human blastocyst culture in IVF: current laboratory applications in reproductive medicine practiceE S Sills
Division of Reproductive Research, Sims IVF, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Rom J Morphol Embryol 51:441-5. 2010..This review discusses key features of human blastocyst culture and its application in clinical reproductive medicine practice.
- Patient-focused internet interventions in reproductive medicine: a scoping reviewJ W M Aarts
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod Update 18:211-27. 2012..The aim of this scoping review is to map (i) the main categories of patient-focused Internet interventions within fertility care, (ii) the detailed composition of the interventions and (iii) how these interventions were evaluated...
- Mifepristone: pharmacology and clinical impact in reproductive medicine, endocrinology and oncologyAnnie Im
University of Pittsburgh, Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
Expert Opin Pharmacother 11:481-8. 2010..selective progesterone-receptor modulator (SPRM) that is widely used around the globe in the field of reproductive medicine. At present mifepristone is approved in a number of countries for early termination of pregnancy (TOP), ..
- Assessing young unmarried men's access to reproductive health information and services in rural IndiaArundhati Char
School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, 33014 Finland
BMC Public Health 11:476. 2011..We investigated the accessibility of reproductive health information and contraceptives in a relatively less developed area of rural central India and assessed the risks facing young unmarried men...
- Medicinal plants used in Northern Peru for reproductive problems and female healthRainer W Bussmann
William L, Brown Center, Missouri Botanical Garden, St Louis, MO 63166 0299, USA
J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 6:30. 2010..The information gained on frequently used traditional remedies might give some leads for future targets for further analysis in order to develop new drugs...
- Determinants of reproductive health and related quality of life among Indian women in mining communitiesMelba Sheila D'Souza
Department of Adult Health and Critical Care, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
J Adv Nurs 67:1963-75. 2011..This article is a report of a mixed method to examine the determinants of reproductive health and quality of life among Indian women...
- Tracking official development assistance for reproductive health in conflict-affected countriesPreeti Patel
King s College London, London, UK
PLoS Med 6:e1000090. 2009..The purpose of this study was to analyse official development assistance (ODA) for reproductive health activities in conflict-affected countries from 2003 to 2006...
- How to develop a theory-driven evaluation design? Lessons learned from an adolescent sexual and reproductive health programme in West AfricaSara B Van Belle
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
BMC Public Health 10:741. 2010....
- Reprogrammed induced pluripotent stem cells: how suitable could they be in reproductive medicine?Roberto Ensenat-Waser
Spanish Stem Cell Bank, Prince Felipe Research Centre CIFP, Valencia, Spain
Fertil Steril 91:971-4. 2009Human embryonic stem cells have the greatest potential for regenerative and reproductive medicine; unfortunately, their full application is limited by ethical and technical problems...
- Unintended consequences: exploring the tensions between development programs and indigenous women in Mexico in the context of reproductive healthVania Smith-Oka
Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, 611 Flanner Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
Soc Sci Med 68:2069-77. 2009..Such a framework allows us to analyze these connections and place women's reproductive rights within a larger struggle for human rights and dignity...
- Unmet reproductive health needs and health-seeking behaviour of adolescents in Owerri, NigeriaChukwunenye I Okereke
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Afr J Reprod Health 14:43-54. 2010..In conclusion, more accessible and cost-effective method of disseminating STI/HIV information involving the use of vernacular and traditional/local opinion leaders should be used...
- Sexual and reproductive health needs of vulnerable youth in Myanmar- Hla-Soe-Tint
Department of Medical Research Upper Myanmar, Yangon, Myanmar
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:1126-38. 2008..TV and magazines/journals were prioritized as preferred channels of disseminating health messages. Almost all reported that education was the one thing that they wanted for their own children...
- Male involvement in reproductive health careS Pachauri
South and East Asia, Population Council, New Delhi
J Indian Med Assoc 99:138-41. 2001..Gender inequality is a major barrier that must be overcome if these goals are to be met. Improving the reproductive well-being of women and men requires freeing them both from restricted gender roles...
- Biomarkers in reproductive medicine: the promise, and can it be fulfilled?Stephen S Palmer
EMD Serono Research Institute, Billerica, Massachusetts, USA
Fertil Steril 99:954-62. 2013..As the number of candidate markers in reproductive medicine is increasing, it is important to understand the pathway of development from discovery to clinical utility ..
- Reframing the context of preventive health care services and prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections for young men: new opportunities to reduce racial/ethnic sexual health disparitiesYzette Lanier
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 103:262-9. 2013..The Affordable Care Act and National HIV/AIDS Strategy present new opportunities to reframe and strengthen sexual health promotion and HIV and STI prevention efforts with young men of color...
- Tweeting about testing: do low-income, parenting adolescents and young adults use new media technologies to communicate about sexual health?Zai Divecha
Peer Health Exchange, San Francisco, CA, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:176-83. 2012..Little research exists about adolescents' and young adults' use of new media technologies to communicate about sexual health. Understanding how young people at high risk for STDs use these technologies can inform media-based interventions...
- Study on sexual and reproductive health behaviors of unmarried female migrants in ChinaDian He
Graduate School of Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:632-8. 2012..The purpose of this study was to broadly assess the level of knowledge, attitude and behaviors related to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) among unmarried female migrants in China...
- Occupational exposures and reproductive health: 2003 Teratology Society Meeting Symposium summaryBarbara Grajewski
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 74:157-63. 2005....
- [Factors associated with access to health services prior to pregnancy by pregnant adolescents]Ingrid Espejo Carvacho
Secretaria Municipal de Saúde de Indaiatuba, Indaiatuba, SP, Brasil
Rev Saude Publica 42:886-94. 2008..To assess determinants of access to primary care services prior to pregnancy by pregnant adolescents...
- An assessment of the awareness of sexual and reproductive rights among adolescents in south western NigeriaMunirat Ayoka Ogunlayi
Department for International Development Nigeria, Plot 607 Bobo Street, P O Box 4808, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria
Afr J Reprod Health 9:99-112. 2005..The study recommends formulation of appropriate intervention strategies and programmes for adolescents so that they may be aware and knowledgeable of their sexual and reproductive rights...
- Can the Internet widen participation in reproductive medicine education for professionals?Kate Whittington
Department of Clinical Science at South Bristol, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Bristol, UK
Hum Reprod 19:1800-5. 2004..Following an iterative process of development and evaluation in 2001, the University of Bristol launched a masters programme covering reproduction and development delivered principally over the Internet...
- Gender disadvantage and reproductive health risk factors for common mental disorders in women: a community survey in IndiaVikram Patel
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:404-13. 2006..Gender disadvantage and reproductive health are major determinants of women's health in developing countries...
- Evaluating prediction models in reproductive medicineS F P J Coppus
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod 24:1774-8. 2009Prediction models are used in reproductive medicine to calculate the probability of pregnancy without treatment, as well as the probability of pregnancy after ovulation induction, intrauterine insemination or in vitro fertilization...
- Present and future of recombinant gonadotropins in reproductive medicineVincenzo De Leo
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
Curr Pharm Biotechnol 13:379-91. 2012Pharmacological ovarian stimulation has a major role in reproductive medicine and has been used in anovulatory patients and in the induction of multifollicular development required for the procedures of assisted reproductive techniques (..
- Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: a proposalJ D F Habbema
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod 19:1497-501. 2004The use of the term "infertility" and related terms in reproductive medicine is reviewed. Current terminology is found to be ambiguous, confusing and misleading...
- Barriers to conducting clinical research in reproductive medicine: Latin AmericaFernando Zegers-Hochschild
Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Clinica Condes, Santiago, Chile
Fertil Steril 96:802-4. 2011..Societies in Latin America are not scientifically driven and therefore, the allocation of human and economic resources to research is meager, as a reflection of this as well as other cultural and economic realities...
- Minireview: The roles of small RNA pathways in reproductive medicineShannon M Hawkins
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Mol Endocrinol 25:1257-79. 2011..wimpy testis-interacting RNA, small interfering RNA, and microRNA, has energized research in reproductive medicine. In the two decades since the identification of small RNA, first in Caenorhabditis elegans and then in ..
- Best practices of ASRM and ESHRE: a journey through reproductive medicineLuca Gianaroli
Reproductive Medicine Unit, S I S Me R, Bologna, Italy
Fertil Steril 98:1380-94. 2012The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) are the two largest societies in the world whose members comprise the major experts and professionals working in ..
- The impact of environmental and occupational exposures on reproductive healthStephanie Chalupka
Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 39:84-100; quiz 100-2. 2010..Nurses can identify at-risk patients, provide education about the impact of chemical toxicants, and empower women to take precautionary action...
- Response of semen parameters to three training modalitiesDiana Vaamonde
Morphological Sciences Department, School of Medicine, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
Fertil Steril 92:1941-6. 2009..To investigate the effect of different training modalities on various markers of semen quality...
- The influence of maternal and paternal factors on time to pregnancy--a Dutch population-based birth-cohort study: the GECKO Drenthe studyM A Q Mutsaerts
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Groningen University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30001, Groningen 9700 RB, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod 27:583-93. 2012..To investigate this, we examined the role of several maternal and paternal lifestyle and socio-demographic factors as determinants of time to pregnancy (TTP) in a Dutch birth-cohort...
- Can peer education make a difference? Evaluation of a South African adolescent peer education program to promote sexual and reproductive healthAmanda J Mason-Jones
Adolescent Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town, Republic of South Africa
AIDS Behav 15:1605-11. 2011..Governments who advocate widespread use of peer education as an approach need to recognise barriers to implementation and ensure ongoing monitoring and evaluation of effectiveness and cost effectiveness...
- Women deliver for developmentKirrin Gill
International Center for Research on Women, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Lancet 370:1347-57. 2007..Further, we find that progress and investment in maternal health have lagged far behind estimates of what is needed to achieve the Millennium Development Goals...
- Reproductive health and AIDS prevention in sub-Saharan Africa: the case for increased male participationM T Mbizvo
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Zimbabwe Medical School
Health Policy Plan 11:84-92. 1996..Women need men as partners in reproductive health who understand the risks they might be exposed to and strategies for their prevention...
- Individual patient data meta-analysis of diagnostic and prognostic studies in obstetrics, gynaecology and reproductive medicineKimiko A Broeze
Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Med Res Methodol 9:22. 2009..In this study we will examine these potential benefits in four clinical diagnostic problems in the field of gynaecology, obstetrics and reproductive medicine.
- Reproductive health: a right for refugees and internally displaced personsJudy Austin
Research, Monitoring and Evaluation, RAISE Initiative, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York NY, USA
Reprod Health Matters 16:10-21. 2008....
- Current status of robotically assisted laparoscopic surgery in reproductive medicine and gynaecologySilvina Bocca
The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 601 Colley Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23507, USA
Reprod Biomed Online 14:765-72. 2007..Ongoing controversies associated with this technology, such as cost, learning curve, conversion rate to laparotomy, post-surgical fertility and complications, are briefly addressed. Long-term analysis of outcomes is ongoing...
- Fundamentals of cryobiology in reproductive medicineBarry Fuller
Royal Free and University College Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London NW3 2QG, UK
Reprod Biomed Online 9:680-91. 2004..a basic understanding of the biophysical processes that accompany the application of cryopreservation in reproductive medicine. The ability to store cells in 'suspended animation' outside the body has become a keystone practice in ..
- Selective progesterone receptor modulators 2: use in reproductive medicineGiuseppe Benagiano
University La Sapienza, Postgraduate School of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Policlinico Umberto I degrees, Viale Regina Margherita 245, 00161 Roma, Italy
Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:2473-85. 2008..These substances have been classified as antiprogestins or as selective progesterone receptor modulators...
- New technologies for reproductive medicine: laparoscopy, endoscopy, robotic surgery and gynecology. A review of the literatureJ E Cho
St Luke s Roosevelt Medical Center, New York, NY 10019, USA
Minerva Ginecol 62:137-67. 2010..In gynecology, this machine has been applied in several applications, in the fields of benign gynecology, reproductive medicine, urogynecology, and oncology...
- Quality of reporting of test accuracy studies in reproductive medicine: impact of the Standards for Reporting of Diagnostic Accuracy (STARD) initiativeSjors F P J Coppus
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maxima Medical Center, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
Fertil Steril 86:1321-9. 2006To evaluate the extent to which test accuracy studies published in two leading reproductive medicine journals in the years 1999 and 2004 adhered to the Standards for Reporting of Diagnostic Accuracy (STARD) initiative parameters, and to ..
- The contribution of sexual and reproductive health services to the fight against HIV/AIDS: a reviewIan Askew
Population Council, Nairobi, Kenya
Reprod Health Matters 11:51-73. 2003....
- Reproductive health needs of adolescent males in rural Pakistan: an exploratory studyMoazzam Ali
Department of Developmental Medical Sciences, Institute of International Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Tohoku J Exp Med 204:17-25. 2004..Future efforts should thus focus on assuring access to timely, comprehensive and high-quality reproductive health education for all teenagers and reducing gaps in access related to gender and school attendance...
- Sexual and reproductive health funding: donors and restrictionsPramilla Senanayake
Lancet 363:70. 2004
- Reproductive medicine: the first cutBruce Goldman
Nature 445:479-80. 2007
- Adolescent girls' life aspirations and reproductive health in NepalS Mathur
International Center for Research on Women, 1717 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite 302, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Reprod Health Matters 9:91-100. 2001....
- Rationale and design of the MEMA kwa Vijana adolescent sexual and reproductive health intervention in Mwanza Region, TanzaniaA I Obasi
The Liverpool School Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool, L3 5QA
AIDS Care 18:311-22. 2006..However, the use of these structures involves compromise on some key aspects of intervention design and requires the development of complementary strategies to access out-of-school youth and the wider community...
- Robotics in reproductive medicineSejal P Dharia
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Fertil Steril 84:1-11. 2005..To review the history, development, current applications, and future of robotic technology...
- Robotics in reproductive medicineJulie Sroga
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Ohio State University, 1654 Upham Drive, Means Hall 567 Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
Front Biosci 13:1308-17. 2008..chapter will review the history, development, current applications, and future of robotic technology in reproductive medicine. A literature search was performed for all publications regarding robotic technology in medicine, surgery, ..
- Mass spectrometry-based proteomics in reproductive medicineAggeliki Kolialexi
Department of Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
Mass Spectrom Rev 27:624-34. 2008..Although proteome technologies in reproductive medicine research are not as yet widely applied, characterization of the proteome of reproductive fluids can be ..
- Prediction models in reproductive medicine: a critical appraisalEsther Leushuis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod Update 15:537-52. 2009Prediction models have been developed in reproductive medicine to help assess the chances of a treatment-(in)dependent pregnancy. Careful evaluation is needed before these models can be implemented in clinical practice.
- Barriers to conducting clinical research in reproductive medicine: EgyptMohamed Aboulghar
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Fertil Steril 96:805-6. 2011..There are many barriers to scientific research in Egypt, including lack of funding, lack of a scientific atmosphere, and "brain drain" of scientists who produce high quality research...
- Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: clarifying medical ambiguities to the benefit of allMichael J Davies
Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
Hum Reprod 20:2669-71. 2005It has been argued that terminology in reproductive medicine related to reproductive success is ambiguous, confusing and misleading...
- [Assisted reproductive medicine in the next age]D Grochowski
Ginekol Pol 72:36-43. 2001..This is also true for reproductive medicine. Indeed, advances in basic research and the practical applications of the research that have been ..
- Sexual health promotion in ThailandVerapol Chandeying
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand
Sex Health 2:129-34. 2005..Ongoing multisectoral programmes include: (1) political and social involvement; (2) training for professionals; (3) multidimensional services; and (4) research...
- Women's health in developing countriesJaved H Rizvi
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 20:907-22. 2006..We believe that there is a large knowledge gap in the area of women's health in developing countries, and there is an urgent need to conduct appropriately designed studies...
- Reproductive health and domestic violence: are the poorest women uniquely disadvantaged?Sunita Kishor
ORC Macro, USA
Demography 43:293-307. 2006..In particular, for all three reproductive health outcomes we consider the negative association with having experienced violence cuts across all women, poor and wealthy...
- Reproductive health knowledge, attitudes and practices of Iranian college studentsM Simbar
Department of Midwifery, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
East Mediterr Health J 11:888-97. 2005..The majority believed in the benefits of reproductive health knowledge for youth but felt that services were inadequate...
- Reproductive health care and family planning needs among incarcerated womenJennifer G Clarke
Rhode Island Hospital DGIM, MPB 1, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Am J Public Health 96:834-9. 2006..We assessed the level of risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and the reproductive health needs of 484 incarcerated women in Rhode Island to plan an intervention for women returning to the community...
- Whose child? Ethics, practice and the lawJulie Cook
Ashton, Leigh and Wigan Primary Care Trust
RCM Midwives 8:421. 2005
- Workforce specialty review for family planning and reproductive health care 2003/2004: England, Wales, Northern Ireland and ScotlandChristine Horrocks
Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care Workforce Planning Committee, London, UK
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 31:325-8. 2005
- Diversity in sexual health: problems and dilemmasJ Rademakers
University Medical Center Utrecht UMC, School of Medical Sciences, The Netherlands
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 10:207-11. 2005..Two examples of practical situations in which migrant patients ask for help with sexual or reproductive health problems will be described...
- Preachers, policies and power: the reproductive health of adolescent Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in AustraliaKerry Arabena
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Health Promot J Austr 17:85-90. 2006....
- A question of ethics: research and practice in reproductive healthSaumya RamaRao
Population Council, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017, USA
Stud Fam Plann 38:229-41. 2007..We illustrate the dilemmas that arise in the application of the ethical principles, how they have been addressed, lessons learned, and remaining challenges. The illustrations come both from research and from service-delivery situations...
- What do we know about sexual and reproductive health of adolescents in Europe?L Avery
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Sciences, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 13:58-70. 2008..Adolescent SRH is important in both strategies. Despite these commitments, adolescents remain vulnerable to poor reproductive health. The goal of this paper is to analyse the current status of SRH of adolescents in Europe...
- Reproductive health in Iran: pragmatic achievements, unmet needs, and ethical challenges in a theocratic systemAmir H Mehryar
Advanced Institute for Management and Planning Research and Training, No 10, Mokhtar Asgari Str Jamal Abad, Niavaran Avenue, Tehran 19 599, Iran
Stud Fam Plann 38:352-61. 2007....
- An appraisal of the role of the European Society of Contraception in the promotion of reproductive healthDimitrios Lazaris
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:95-6. 2007
- Cultural factors that affect sexual and reproductive health in MalawiThomas Bisika
Department of Social Affairs, African Union Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:79-80. 2008
- Access to sexual and reproductive health services: rights, priorities, commitments and actionsL Edouard
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 97:227-8. 2007
- Alternative measures of fertility compromiseShanna H Swan
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
Fertil Steril 89:e27-9. 2008..Furthermore, there is debate about which measures/indicators/contributors are the most useful to try to track when trying to understand fertility/infertility, fecundity/subfecundity trends...
- Conceiving Time? Women who do or do not conceiveSarah Earle
Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA
Sociol Health Illn 29:233-50. 2007..Our central concern, then, is with exploring the similarities of experience for women who do or do not conceive...
- Costs and coverage of reproductive health interventions in three rural refugee-affected districts, UgandaChristopher Garimoi Orach
Makerere University Institute of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
Trop Med Int Health 12:459-69. 2007..However, refugee health service runs parallel to host in most refugee-affected districts. The process of integration of health services began in 1999...
- Reviving reproductive healthRichard Horton
The Lancet, London NW1 7BY, UK
Lancet 368:1549. 2006
- Accuracy and coverage of reproductive health information on the Internet accessed in English and Persian from IranMohammad Rahnavardi
Didegan Salamat Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:153-7. 2008..Three medical doctors independently rated each of the selected websites. Accuracy and coverage percentages were calculated for each website...
- Knowledge, attitudes and behaviors related to sexuality and family planning in adolescent women with and without diabetesDenise Charron-Prochownik
Health Promotion and Development, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Pediatr Diabetes 7:267-73. 2006..Sexually active adolescents with diabetes are at high risk for unplanned pregnancies and reproductive complications...
- Cigarette smoking and waiting time to pregnancy: results of a pilot studyBirute Zilaitiene
Institute of Endocrinology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 2, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 43:959-63. 2007..Results obtained from this pilot study enable us to plan and implement a larger-scale study of waiting time to pregnancy in Lithuanian population...
- Cairo goals for reproductive health: where do we stand at 10 years?Felicia H Stewart
Contraception 70:1-2. 2004
- Knowledge, attitudes and practices of secondary-school pupils in Oman: II. reproductive healthY A Jaffer
Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
East Mediterr Health J 12:50-60. 2006..Knowledge of fertility period was poor as was knowledge of AIDS and sexually transmitted infections. There was a high rate of approval (80%) of female genital cutting by both sexes...
- Planning a family: priorities and concerns in rural TanzaniaT Marchant
Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Ifakara, Tanzania
Afr J Reprod Health 8:111-23. 2004..The potential for a fast and positive impact is high, given the simplicity of the perceived needs of women from this study...
- The need for youth-oriented policies and programmes on responsible sexuality in ArgentinaR Mercer
CEDES, , 1173) Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reprod Health Matters 9:184-91. 2001..These experiences demonstrate the urgency to develop strategies and set up task forces for effective advocacy of health and social programmes, and to make political leaders more aware of the social costs of refusing to support these...
- Incorporating sexual and reproductive health care in the medical curriculum in developing countriesMarianne Haslegrave
Commonwealth Medical Association Trust, London, UK
Reprod Health Matters 11:49-58. 2003....
- Reproductive health services for adolescents under the State Children's Health Insurance ProgramR B Gold
The Alan Guttmacher Institute, Washington, DC, USA
Fam Plann Perspect 33:81-7. 2001..In addition, many states failed to creatively use strategies to target uninsured adolescents for enrollment, although new initiatives are under way to correct this problem...
- Knowledge, attitude and practice of private medical practitioners in Calabar towards post-abortion careS J Etuk
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, PMB 1115, Calabar, Nigeria
Afr J Reprod Health 7:55-64. 2003..These aspects of reproductive health need to be integrated into the medical training curricula in Nigeria. It is believed that this approach would help reduce the present high rate of abortion-related morbidity and mortality in Nigeria...
- Reproductive and sexual health among young adults in UzbekistanCynthia Buckley
Department of Sociology, University of Texas at Austin, A1700 343 Burdine Hall, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Stud Fam Plann 35:1-14. 2004..The example of Uzbekistan reveals pathways by which reproductive health efforts may continue to be compartmentalized, decreasing their potential contributions to sexual health, especially among young adults...
- FFPRHC Guidance (January 2004). The copper intrauterine device as long-term contraceptionGillian Penney
Clinical Effectiveness Unit, Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 27 Sussex Place, Regent s Park, London NW1 4RG, UK
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:29-41; quiz 42. 2004....
- Contraceptive use and risk of unintended pregnancy in CaliforniaDiana G Foster
Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, 2356 Sutter Street, Suite 200, UCSF Box 1744, San Francisco 94143 1744, USA
Contraception 70:31-9. 2004..Among women at risk for unintended pregnancy, we find disparities by race/ethnicity and education in use of contraceptive methods...
- [The meaning of fertility control in an integrated world]G Benagiano
Dipartimento di Scienze Ginecologiche, Perinatologia e Puericultura, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Minerva Ginecol 56:271-81. 2004..Progress should, however, be welcomed favourably provided it does not change the essence of the relationship between parents and children and the biological balance that sustains them...
- (Re)defining reproductive health with and for the community: an example of participatory research from MaliSarah Castle
Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1E
Afr J Reprod Health 6:20-31. 2002..It is discussed how the 'Cairo' definition of reproductive health needs to be made culturally specific in order to facilitate programme design and implementation...
- [Effects of male reproductive health information education communication on mastering STDs knowledge among young couples]Zhi ming Sun
Jiangsu Family Planning Research Institute, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210036, China
Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue 9:11-5. 2003..To increase the knowledge of STDs control and prevention among young couples by intervention, and to improve their reproductive health...
- U.S. agencies providing publicly funded contraceptive services in 1999Lawrence B Finer
The Alan Guttmacher Institute, New York, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:15-24. 2002..In light of changes in government policy and funding and in the structure of health care financing, an assessment of agency policies and programs is essential for monitoring women's access to contraceptive care and services...
- Transforming family planning services in the Latin American and Caribbean regionJudith F Helzner
International Planned Parenthood Federation Western Hemisphere Region, 120 Wall Street, Ninth Floor, New York, NY 10005 3902, USA
Stud Fam Plann 33:49-60. 2002..Lessons from this experience and their potential relevance to other settings are reviewed and discussed...
- Five-year continuation rate and reasons for early removal of Norplant in Shiraz, IranN Nakhaee
Department of Community Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 7:223-6. 2002....
- Reproductive medicine and violation of the "free exercise" clause of the United States ConstitutionThomas W Hilgers
Pope Paul VI Institute for the Study of Human Reproduction
Linacre Q 69:79-86. 2002
- The Primate Corpus Luteum: Functional Regression and Cardiovascular ImpactsRandy L Bogan; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanisms of Sex Determination in ZebrafishJOHN HARVEY POSTLETHWAIT; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Outcomes of Infertility Treatments in Clinic and Population-Based CohortsJoseph B Stanford; Fiscal Year: 2010..To assemble a clinic-based cohort, we will use clinical treatment records from the Utah Center for Reproductive Medicine (UCRM) to identify potential participants...
- Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network (U10)MARCELLE IVONNE CEDARS; Fiscal Year: 2013..In this proposal, drawing from studies of somatic aging, we propose a novel treatment to improve mitochondrial function and potentially reverse the age- associated decline in fertility...
- Validation of Novel Infertility BiomarkerPETER SUTOVSKY SUTOVSKY; Fiscal Year: 2012DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This R21 exploratory proposal addresses a major gap in U.S. reproductive medicine, namely the lack of reliable, objective methodology for accurate diagnostics of human male infertility...
- Transposons in Female Reproductive Health and DiseaseZev Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013..training program with the purpose of establishing a career as an NIH funded independent investigator in reproductive medicine and infertility. Dr...
- Functional Analysis of the Embryonic Epigenome in a Non-rodent ModelMark E Westhusin; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- The role of NLRP7 and related genes in hydatidiform moles and reproductive failurIgnatia Van den Veyver; Fiscal Year: 2009..This project has the potential to result in new understanding of genetic imprinting disorders and causes of obstetrics complications and pregnancy loss in general. ..
- AGE-RELATED ALTERATION OF LEYDIG CELL REDOX ENVIRONMENT A RISK FACTOR FOR SUSCEPTKassim Traore; Fiscal Year: 2013..Publications that will rise from the proposed project could lead to a paradigm shift in how potential environmental chemicals and pharmaceutical drugs are evaluated. ..
- STRAW+10: Addressing the Unfinished Agenda of Staging Reproductive Aging - RESUBMSioban D Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2011..The meeting, co-sponsored by The North American Menopause Society (NAMS), The American Society for Reproductive Medicine, The International Menopause Society and The Endocrine Society, will be held September 20-21, 2011 prior ..
- Bangladesh Centre for Global Environmental and Occupational HealthDewan Shamsul Alam; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Integration of PR and FoxO Signaling in Pituitary GonadotropesVarykina G Thackray; Fiscal Year: 2010..Dr. Thackray's participation in UCSD's Department of Reproductive Medicine and the Center for Reproductive Science and Medicine will augment both her research and career development...
- Environmental Endocrine Disruptors and Human Sperm Chromosomal AbnormalitiesMelissa Perry; Fiscal Year: 2012..This study investigates whether chemicals common in our daily environment can affect male fertility and potential risks for birth defects. ..
- Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomesAmi R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2012..Results from this work will improve pregnancy outcomes and inform public health policy, particularly for vulnerable subpopulations, who often encounter elevated exposures to chemical and non-chemical stressors. ..
- Role of nuclear receptors in origin and differentiation of spermatozoaADAM MICHAEL REITZEL; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- Risk of Cancer in Incidental Findings Identified on Ultrasound ImagingRebecca Smith-Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2013..is an Associate Professor of Radiology, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and director of the Universities'Radiology ..
- CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR BASES FOR RHYTHMIC GNRH RELEASESuzanne M Moenter; Fiscal Year: 2013..We also have preliminary data supporting the equally interesting hypothesis that GnRH feeds back to inhibit KNDy neuronal networks. ..
- Mechanisms of Perchlorate-Induced Disruption of Sexual DifferentiationFRANK ARTHUR VON HIPPEL; Fiscal Year: 2013..This research will advance our understanding of human thyroid diseases and the recent epidemic of impaired human reproductive health. ..
- Effects of Lactational Exposure to Chromium (VI) on Ovarian DevelopmentSAKHILA BANU; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- GHSU/WSU Cooperative Reproductive Medicine NetworkMichael Peter Diamond; Fiscal Year: 2013..applicants propose to continue to contribute a broad spectrum of research expertise and resources to the Reproductive Medicine Network (RMN). These include a commitment to and track record in cooperative clinical research - e.g...
- Research Training Prog in Reproductive Biol & Med for Latin American ScientistsJohn E Nestler; Fiscal Year: 2010..MD candidates) within the past 5 years;area of research interest (relevance to public health priorities in reproductive medicine in their home country);commitment to return to home country to establish research program;and letters of ..
- Molecular Epidemiology of the Vaginal MicrobiomeRebecca M Brotman; Fiscal Year: 2013..This research will contribute valuable information on the causes of BV, help develop improved methods for diagnosing, preventing and treating BV, and may help reduce major reproductive health problems associated with BV. ..
- Targeting Adenovirus for Gene Therapy of Uterine LeiomyomaAyman Al-Hendy; Fiscal Year: 2013..Additionally it will enhance our understanding of the role of steroid hormones in pathogenesis of uterine fibroids using unique in vivo model systems. ..
- Effect of Insulin on Estrogen Receptor Alpha Activity in Human Endometrial CellsCLARE ANN FLANNERY; Fiscal Year: 2013..Also, the treatment paradigm for women with T2DM may change to limit exposure to high doses of therapeutic insulin. ..
- Gamete membrane adhesion and fusion during fertilizationWilliam J Snell; Fiscal Year: 2013..We will identify proteins that interact with HAP2, we will study the functional domains of HAP2, and we will identify new proteins that function during membrane fusion. ..
- Regulation of Germ Cell Pluripotency Through The RNA-Binding Protein, DND1Blanche Capel; Fiscal Year: 2013..Although DND1 is specific to germ cells, we anticipate that the regulatory mechanisms involved may be common to many pluripotent stem cell populations. ..
- DETERMINANTS OF MALE AND FEMALE FECUNDITY AND FERTILITY-DATA COORDINATING CENTEREdward Clark; Fiscal Year: 2009..It is responsive to several of NICHDs goals (viz., sequelae of reproductive health, increasing the probability of good birth outcomes, and helping to delineate the developmental origins of health disparities). ..
- Bisphenol-A and Reproductive DysfunctionVasantha Padmanabhan; Fiscal Year: 2013..The findings will be of relevance to the threat estrogenic environmental disruptors pose at current exposure levels to reproductive health. ..
- Ovarian-specific transcription networks regulated by the TFIID subunit TAF4bRICHARD NEIL FREIMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..These studies may lead to advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tools to better address and manage female infertility. ..
- Peer groups for healthy pregnancy &HIV prevention for young Malawian womenKathleen F Norr; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Luteal Progesterone Supplementation in Clomiphene Citrate-IUI CyclesKARL RICHARD HANSEN; Fiscal Year: 2013..is uniquely positioned to provide a geographically distinct and ethnically diverse study site forthe Reproductive Medicine Network...
- Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomesAmi R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Examining Human Behavior in Dengue Prevention Efforts in Iquitos, PeruVALERIE ANDREA PAZ-SOLDAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..The findings from this study will have a wide impact on dengue prevention and control programs in Iquitos and throughout Latin America;thus this research is highly relevant to public health. ..
- Smokeless Tobacco Use and Reproductive Health Among Married Women in a Low-incomeJean J Schensul; Fiscal Year: 2011..s. ..
- Fetal Programming and Environmental Exposures: Implications for Prenatal Care andJeffrey A Whitsett; Fiscal Year: 2012..basic research to clinical settings, including experts in embryonic, fetal, and childhood development, reproductive medicine and biology, and environmental toxicology...
- Adipose Tissue Angiogenesis and Metabolic DiseaseSilvia Corvera; Fiscal Year: 2013..In addition, we will conduct an unbiased search for secreted factors from adipose tissue from HFD-fed animals that could enhance insulin action, using co-culture and biochemical approaches to indentify such factors. ! ..
- Womb to womb: Programming reproductive development in the female marmoset monkeyJulienne N Rutherford; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Reduced Carbohydrate Diet Intervention for PCOSBarbara A Gower; Fiscal Year: 2010..the lower GL diet will be more effective in decreasing insulin secretion, increasing insulin sensitivity, decreasing ectopic adipose tissue, decreasing inflammation, and improvin% (<10% saturated fat) saturated fat) ..
- Gene-Environment Interactions in GlaucomaLOUIS ROBERT PASQUALE; Fiscal Year: 2013..Furthermore, this research could lead to genotype-specific lifestyle modification strategies to prevent POAG...
- Computerized Counseling to Promote Positive Prevention and HIV Health in KenyaAnn Elizabeth Kurth; Fiscal Year: 2012..We will conduct a randomized controlled trial to establish efficacy in this high-HIV burden setting, and transmission dynamics modeling and economic evaluation to determine intervention cost-effectiveness. ..
- Antiprogestin therapy for ovarian cancerCARLOS MARCELO TELLERIA; Fiscal Year: 2012..studies will provide proof-of-principle that antiprogestins -of which mifepristone is FDA approved for reproductive medicine- can be repurposed for another modality-of-use as part of the chemotherapeutic armamentarium for ovarian ..
- TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION DURING SPERMIOGENESISPrabhakara P Reddi; Fiscal Year: 2010..The study is relevant to male reproductive health as leads can be applied to develop novel male contraceptives. The SP-10 promoter will be useful for gene therapy to treat infertility or germ cell defects. ..
- Understanding the genetic risk underlying racial disparities in uterine fibroidsDigna R Velez Edwards; Fiscal Year: 2013..Our proposed study will fundamentally change knowledge about fibroids and lay the ground work for breakthroughs in understanding mechanisms of fibroid formation and in identifying novel therapeutic approaches. ..
- FGF Regulation of GnRH NeuronsPEISAN TSAI; Fiscal Year: 2012..This will provide insights into what changes are required to make a functional hormone- producing cell. ..
- A Follow-up of Children Enrolled in the Management of Myelomeningocele StudyELIZABETH ANN THOM; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Influence of Endocrine Disruptors on Reproductive Neuroendocrine FunctionJOSEPH RAYMOND KURIAN; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- REPRODUCTIVE EPIDEMIOLOGY TRAINING GRANTKurt T Barnhart; Fiscal Year: 2013..courses;journal clubs and clinical research conferences focusing on research issues in reproductive medicine, women's health, and/or neonatology;extensive independent readings;attendance at and participation in ..
- Social attachment and reproductive regulationHEATHER ELIZABETH WATTS; Fiscal Year: 2010..LAY SUMMARY: Social relationships influence both mental and reproductive health in humans. This study investigates neural mechanisms by which social attachments are formed and by which social interactions influence reproduction. ..
- HCO3- Conductive function of CFTR: Implications to Oral Health & Cystic FibrosisMADIREDDI REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- The Microbial Ecology of Bacterial Vaginosis: A Fine Scale Resolution MetagenomicJacques Ravel; Fiscal Year: 2011..This research will contribute valuable information on the causes of BV, help develop improved methods for preventing and treating BV, and may help reduce major reproductive health problems associated with BV. ..
- Genetics and the Environment Associated with Male Reproduction (GEAR)Sheela Sathyanarayana; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Optimizing Maternal-Child Health in KenyaASOK ANTONY; Fiscal Year: 2013..Such studies are a necessary prelude to a larger community-based longitudinal project via a NIH R01 format. 1 ..
- Research on the Scope and Causes of Stillbirth in the USCarol Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2009..The investigators are committed to working collaboratively with other clinical centers and scientific groups to achieve the goals of the NICHD Stillbirth Network. ..
- 2012 Meiosis Gordon Research Conference and Gordon Research SeminarNancy M Hollingsworth; Fiscal Year: 2012..This meeting will provide a forum for discussions that advance knowledge of reproductive health, and that define the future experimental questions aimed at understanding normal meiosis as well as the errors made by meiotic cells. ..
- Device for Hyperfast Scalable Vitrification of Germplasm in Large VolumesIGOR KATKOV; Fiscal Year: 2013..In Phase II, we will build a closed modular stem for hyperfast cooling, cryogenic storage and shipment, and hyperfast thawing of cells and test Krioblast-3 on real germplasm cells. ..
- COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORKChristos Coutifaris; Fiscal Year: 2013..clinical trials, the members of the Penn RMU are looking forward to continue their participation in the Reproductive Medicine Network...
- COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORKYolanda R Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013This competitive renewal proposal describes the accomplishments of the University of Michigan Reproductive Medicine Network (RMN) site and the qualifications and experience of the research team comprised of collaborative faculty from ..
- Genetic & Epigenetic Modifiers of Maternal-Fetal Transfer of Toxicants & OutcomesAdrienne S Ettinger; Fiscal Year: 2011..The objective of this work is to understand how common genetic variants, involved in calcium regulation, may impact toxicant-induced pregnancy and developmental outcomes. ..
- AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANDROLOGY ANNUAL MEETINGDolores J Lamb; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Physician Attitudes toward New Biomedical HIV Prevention Interventions in YouthTanya L Kowalczyk Mullins; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Acculturation and Reproductive Health Disparities in Mexican-Origin AdolescentsKATE T COLEMAN MINAHAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..s. ..
- ORGANOPHOSPHATE PESTICIDES AND HUMAN REPRODUCTIVE HEALTHXiping Xu; Fiscal Year: 2003..S.; and (9) the population possesses unique characteristics for examining the proposed hypothesis, i.e., a stable workforce, a non-smoking group and excellent compliance rates. ..
- COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORKSandra Carson; Fiscal Year: 1990The NICHD-sponsored Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network provide the opportunity to investigate definitively with sufficient power the role of progesterone deficiency (LPD) in the etiology of spontaneous abortion...
- SUPERFUND TOXIC SUBSTANCES--EXPOSURE AND DISEASEKarl Kelsey; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- INITIATING CONTRACEPTION IN AN STD CLINIC SETTINGJudith Shlay; Fiscal Year: 1999..3%. Such a program has the potential of addressing comprehensive reproductive care from the context of the STD clinic and, if successful, may offer a useful model for other STD programs to consider. ..
- ASU-UAB EXPORT Project REAPKaryn Scissum Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2004..This well-designed developmental project establishes a strong foundation for specialized reproductive health disparities research and outreach, while strengthening the resources and collaborative linkages between ASU and UAB. ..
- Pregnancy Intentions of HIV-Infected Women: Forwarding a Research AgendaSofia Gruskin; Fiscal Year: 2009..The recent NICHD RFA, Addressing the Role of Pregnancy in HIV Prevention, is an important first step. ..
- Gender, power, and susceptibility to STDs/HIV in IndiaSuneeta Krishnan; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Prevention Technologies for Sexual and Reproductive Health ConferenceSusan Ivey; Fiscal Year: 2009..Specific Aim #3. Foster new collaborations by bringing together established practitioners in the field of sexual and reproductive health with product developers and new investigators. ..
- Fertility Decision-Making and Reproductive Health Outcomes in the Era of AntiretrSHEREE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2009..The overall objective of this study is to further our understanding of fertility desires, reproductive decision making processes and reproductive health outcomes in HIV-positive women on treatment. ..
- REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE AND THE LAW WORKSHOPSRobert Rebar; Fiscal Year: 2007..scholars and professionals to develop enlightened and coherent approaches to jurisprudence in the area of reproductive medicine so that this increasing segment of the population is able to maximize its family-building potential...