gynecology

Summary

Summary: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Patients' experiences of abuse in health care: a Nordic study on prevalence and associated factors in gynecological patients
    Katarina Swahnberg
    Division of Gender and Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden, and Department of Gynecology, St Olav Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:349-56. 2007
  2. ncbi Guidelines for obstetrical practice in Japan: Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (JSOG) and Japan Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (JAOG) 2011 edition
    Hisanori Minakami
    Department of Obstetrics, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N15 W7 Kita ku, Sapporo, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:1174-97. 2011
  3. ncbi Barriers to cervical cancer screening: a qualitative study with women in Serbia
    Milica Markovic
    Department of Public Health, Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 61:2528-35. 2005
  4. ncbi The immninent dawn of SPRMs in obstetrics and gynecology
    Nathalie Chabbert-Buffet
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine Department, AP HP, Hospital Tenon, UPMC Paris 06, Paris, France
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 358:232-43. 2012
  5. pmc A mathematical model for interpretable clinical decision support with applications in gynecology
    Vanya M C A Van Belle
    Department of Electrical Engineering ESAT SCD, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e34312. 2012
  6. ncbi Training and learning robotic surgery, time for a more structured approach: a systematic review
    H W R Schreuder
    Division of Women and Baby, Department of Gynaecological Oncology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BJOG 119:137-49. 2012
  7. ncbi Progress testing in postgraduate medical education
    M G K Dijksterhuis
    Ikaziaziekenhuis, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Med Teach 31:e464-8. 2009
  8. ncbi To the point: reviews in medical education--the Objective Structured Clinical Examination
    Petra M Casey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:25-34. 2009
  9. ncbi Outcome and clinical management of 275 patients with advanced ovarian cancer International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology II to IV inside the European Ovarian Cancer Translational Research Consortium-OVCAD
    Radoslav Chekerov
    Department of Gynecology, European Competence Centre for Ovarian Cancer, Charite University Hospital, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:268-75. 2013
  10. pmc Systematic evaluation of the teaching qualities of Obstetrics and Gynecology faculty: reliability and validity of the SETQ tools
    Renée van der Leeuw
    Department of Quality and Process Innovation, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e19142. 2011

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  1. ncbi Patients' experiences of abuse in health care: a Nordic study on prevalence and associated factors in gynecological patients
    Katarina Swahnberg
    Division of Gender and Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden, and Department of Gynecology, St Olav Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:349-56. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to map prevalence of abuse in health care (AHC), and associated variables among new victims and revictimised patients...
  2. ncbi Guidelines for obstetrical practice in Japan: Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (JSOG) and Japan Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (JAOG) 2011 edition
    Hisanori Minakami
    Department of Obstetrics, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N15 W7 Kita ku, Sapporo, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:1174-97. 2011
    Clinical guidelines for obstetrical practice were first published by the Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (JSOG) and the Japan Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (JAOG) in 2008, and a revised version was published in ..
  3. ncbi Barriers to cervical cancer screening: a qualitative study with women in Serbia
    Milica Markovic
    Department of Public Health, Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 61:2528-35. 2005
    ..We suggest how within the context of opportunistic screening patient education may be employed. The introduction of compulsory cervical cancer screening, suggested by some participants, is also discussed...
  4. ncbi The immninent dawn of SPRMs in obstetrics and gynecology
    Nathalie Chabbert-Buffet
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine Department, AP HP, Hospital Tenon, UPMC Paris 06, Paris, France
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 358:232-43. 2012
    ..Further perspectives for SPRMs use include long term estrogen free contraception, endometriosis treatment. However long term applications will be possible only after confirmation of endometrial safety...
  5. pmc A mathematical model for interpretable clinical decision support with applications in gynecology
    Vanya M C A Van Belle
    Department of Electrical Engineering ESAT SCD, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e34312. 2012
    ..The resulting models can be used to guide clinicians when deciding upon the appropriate treatment, estimating patient-specific risks and to improve communication with patients...
  6. ncbi Training and learning robotic surgery, time for a more structured approach: a systematic review
    H W R Schreuder
    Division of Women and Baby, Department of Gynaecological Oncology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BJOG 119:137-49. 2012
    ..Robotic assisted laparoscopic surgery is growing rapidly and there is an increasing need for a structured approach to train future robotic surgeons...
  7. ncbi Progress testing in postgraduate medical education
    M G K Dijksterhuis
    Ikaziaziekenhuis, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Med Teach 31:e464-8. 2009
    ..This implies that postgraduate assessment should include knowledge testing. Longitudinal assessment, like progress testing, seems a promising approach for postgraduate progress knowledge assessment...
  8. ncbi To the point: reviews in medical education--the Objective Structured Clinical Examination
    Petra M Casey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:25-34. 2009
    This article, the eighth in the To the Point Series prepared by the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Undergraduate Medical Education Committee, discusses the effectiveness of the Objective Structured Clinical ..
  9. ncbi Outcome and clinical management of 275 patients with advanced ovarian cancer International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology II to IV inside the European Ovarian Cancer Translational Research Consortium-OVCAD
    Radoslav Chekerov
    Department of Gynecology, European Competence Centre for Ovarian Cancer, Charite University Hospital, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:268-75. 2013
    ..Here we present the main pathologic, surgical, and chemotherapy characteristics of the OVCAD patient cohort...
  10. pmc Systematic evaluation of the teaching qualities of Obstetrics and Gynecology faculty: reliability and validity of the SETQ tools
    Renée van der Leeuw
    Department of Quality and Process Innovation, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e19142. 2011
    ..This study validates two instruments underlying the System for Evaluation of Teaching Qualities (SETQ) aimed at measuring and improving the teaching qualities of obstetrics and gynecology faculty.
  11. ncbi Defensive medicine among high-risk specialist physicians in a volatile malpractice environment
    David M Studdert
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 293:2609-17. 2005
    ..How often physicians alter their clinical behavior because of the threat of malpractice liability, termed defensive medicine, and the consequences of those changes, are central questions in the ongoing medical malpractice reform debate...
  12. ncbi Burnout in chairs of obstetrics and gynecology: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention
    Steven G Gabbe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Division of Medical Administration, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:601-12. 2002
    The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of burnout in chairs of academic departments of obstetrics and gynecology, identify important stressors, and develop strategies to treat and prevent burnout.
  13. ncbi The importance of haptic feedback in laparoscopic suturing training and the additive value of virtual reality simulation
    Sanne M B I Botden
    Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 22:1214-22. 2008
    ..Objective assessment is important to improve skills during training. This study focuses on the additive value of VR simulation for laparoscopic suturing training...
  14. ncbi Resident technical experience in obstetrics and gynecology before and after implementation of work-hour rules
    Roger P Smith
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Missouri Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:1166-71. 2010
    ..To evaluate resident experience in obstetric and gynecologic procedures after implementation of resident work-hour restrictions...
  15. ncbi Academic differences among male and female candidates applying for obstetrics and gynecology residency: the experience of one program
    Justin S Brandt
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Surg Educ 70:439-42. 2013
    The purpose of this study was to identify academic differences between male and female candidates applying to our obstetrics and gynecology (OBGYN) residency.
  16. ncbi Development of a bench station objective structured assessment of technical skills
    B A Goff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6460, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:412-6. 2001
    ..Our goal was to develop a less costly bench station objective structured assessment of technical skills and to evaluate the feasibility, reliability, and validity of this exam...
  17. ncbi Clinical research education study teams: a research curriculum for obstetric and gynecology residents
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1403-7. 2011
    Research education is a requirement for obstetrics and gynecology residents. Most obstetrics and gynecology residencies struggle with barriers to efficient, effective research education and productivity for their residents...
  18. ncbi The impact of perceived gender bias on obstetrics and gynecology skills acquisition by third-year medical students
    Sandra L Emmons
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology L466, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Acad Med 79:326-32. 2004
    To investigate the perceptions of third-year medical students about how their acquisition of skills during their obstetrics and gynecology clerkship may be affected by their gender.
  19. ncbi Assessment of physician-patient trust in the obstetrics and gynecology departments in Poland and Greece
    Elzbieta Krajewska-Kułak
    Department of Integrated Medical Care, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland
    Ginekol Pol 82:905-10. 2011
    To evaluate patient trust in their physicians of the obstetrics and gynecology departments.
  20. ncbi The role of robotic surgery in gynecology
    Arnold P Advincula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 19:331-6. 2007
    To discuss the recent experience and feasibility of integrating robot-assisted technology into minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Current applications in gynecology and their associated outcomes will be analyzed.
  21. ncbi Medical students' gender is a predictor of success in the obstetrics and gynecology basic clerkship
    Jessica L Bienstock
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Phipps 228, Baltimore, MD 21287 1228, USA
    Teach Learn Med 14:240-3. 2002
    The objective of this study was to investigate whether a gender difference exists in student performance on any component of the grading scheme in an obstetrics and gynecology clerkship.
  22. ncbi Auditing the use of colposcopy versus general gynecology clinics to investigate women with postcoital or intermenstrual bleeding: a case for a new outpatient service
    Vanessa N Harry
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:108-11. 2007
    The aim of this audit was to determine whether initial referral to a general gynecology clinic (GOPD) or a colposcopy clinic is the most efficient means of managing women with postcoital (PCB) or intermenstrual (IMB) bleeding.
  23. ncbi Eating disorders in the 21st century: identification, management, and prevention in obstetrics and gynecology
    Kathryn J Zerbe
    Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Mail Code OPO2, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:331-43. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi Incorporating problem-based learning into an obstetrics/gynecology clerkship: impact on student satisfaction and grades
    Sally W Nalesnik
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1375-81. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the effect of the problem-based learning method on student grade and on student and faculty satisfaction...
  25. ncbi Contemporary clinical issues in outpatient obstetrics and gynecology: findings of the Collaborative Ambulatory Research Network, 2001-2004: part II
    Victoria H Coleman
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 59:787-94. 2004
    ..was created in 1990 to investigate issues pertinent to women's health and to the practice of obstetrics and gynecology in the outpatient setting...
  26. ncbi Obstetrics and gynecology medical student outcomes: longitudinal multispecialty clerkship versus traditional block rotations
    LeighAnn C Frattarelli
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1800-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate outcomes of students in a longitudinal clerkship...
  27. ncbi Attitudes of faculty and students toward case-based learning in the third-year obstetrics and gynecology clerkship
    Wendy F Hansen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:644-7. 2005
    This study was undertaken to compare the attitudes of faculty and medical students toward case-based learning and lecture format during the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship.
  28. ncbi Cause and effect analysis of closed claims in obstetrics and gynecology
    Andrew A White
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1031-8. 2005
    ..Systematic analysis of obstetrics and gynecology-related risk management files allows a more complete examination of ways that human and systems factors may ..
  29. ncbi The recruitment phoenix: strategies for attracting medical students into obstetrics and gynecology
    Jessica L Bienstock
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1125-7. 2005
    In less than a decade, the popularity of obstetrics and gynecology as a career choice has declined significantly...
  30. ncbi Do women prefer care from female or male obstetrician-gynecologists? A study of patient gender preference
    Amy M Johnson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 105:369-79. 2005
    To determine whether men should be encouraged to enter the medical specialty of obstetrics and gynecology.
  31. ncbi The influence of an audience response system on knowledge retention: an application to resident education
    Archana Pradhan
    Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1827-30. 2005
    ..of the study was to compare delivery methods of lecture material regarding contraceptive options by either traditional or interactive lecture style with the use of an audience response system with obstetrics and gynecology residents.
  32. ncbi High-dimensional biology in obstetrics and gynecology: functional genomics in microarray studies
    Roberto Romero
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:360-3. 2006
  33. ncbi Gender differences in final year medical students' experience of teaching of intimate examinations: a questionnaire study
    A Akkad
    Department of Medical and Social Care Education, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BJOG 115:625-32. 2008
    ..To examine final year medical students' experience of being taught to conduct intimate examinations...
  34. ncbi Development of an objective structured assessment of technical skills for obstetric and gynecology residents
    B A Goff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195 6460, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 96:146-50. 2000
    To develop an objective structured assessment for evaluating surgical skills of obstetrics and gynecology residents and to evaluate the reliability and validity of the assessment.
  35. pmc Missed opportunities in cardiovascular disease prevention?: low rates of hypertension recognition for women at medicine and obstetrics-gynecology clinics
    Julie Schmittdiel
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Hypertension 57:717-22. 2011
    Younger women use both internal medicine and obstetrics-gynecology (OBGYN) clinics as primary sources of health care. However, the role of OBGYN clinics in cardiovascular disease prevention is largely unexplored...
  36. ncbi Resident duty-hour restrictions and their effect on operative experience in obstetrics and gynecology
    John A Occhino
    Division of Gynecologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 72:73-8. 2011
    To determine the effect of duty-hour restrictions on the operative experience of obstetrics and gynecology residents.
  37. ncbi Validity and utility of the PRIME-MD patient health questionnaire in assessment of 3000 obstetric-gynecologic patients: the PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire Obstetrics-Gynecology Study
    R L Spitzer
    Biometrics Research Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 183:759-69. 2000
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of mental disorders among obstetric-gynecologic patients and to assess the validity and utility of the PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ) in this population...
  38. ncbi Ethical concerns and career satisfaction in obstetrics and gynecology: a review of recent findings from the Collaborative Ambulatory Research Network
    Victoria A Farrow
    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 66:572-9. 2011
    ..The easing of malpractice insurance and threat of litigation may enhance career satisfaction among ob-gyns. This article will discuss related findings in recent years...
  39. ncbi Physician's gender, communication style, patient preferences and patient satisfaction in gynecology and obstetrics: a systematic review
    Sabine M Janssen
    Department of Primary Care and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 89:221-6. 2012
    ..Review of studies published in the last 10 years about women seeking gynecological- or obstetrical care and physician's gender in relation to patient preferences, differences in communication style and patient satisfaction...
  40. ncbi Obstetrics/gynecology residents' knowledge of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and Lynch syndrome
    Kaylene J Ready
    Department of Breast Medical Oncology Unit 1354, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:401-4. 2010
    ..Obstetrics/gynecology residents completed a test which evaluated their knowledge of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and Lynch ..
  41. pmc The effect of student gender on the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship experience
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:87-92. 2010
    To explore the effects of the students' gender on their perception of quality and quantity of teaching, the amount of experiential learning, and their interest in obstetrics and gynecology.
  42. pmc Adolescent medicine: attitudes, training, and experience of pediatric, family medicine, and obstetric-gynecology residents
    Rebecca Kershnar
    Contra Costa Family Medicine Residency, Martinez, California, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 82:129-41. 2009
    ..This study sought to assess and compare pediatric, family medicine (FM), and obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) resident perceptions of their responsibility, training, and experience with providing comprehensive ..
  43. ncbi Do women medical students outperform men in obstetrics and gynecology?
    P M Krueger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UMDNJ School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    Acad Med 73:101-2. 1998
    To determine whether there is a difference between the performances of women and men students in the study of obstetrics and gynecology.
  44. pmc Medical student self-reported confidence in obstetrics and gynaecology: development of a core clinical competencies document
    Kristen Pierides
    Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Frome Rd, Adelaide 5005, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 13:62. 2013
    ....
  45. ncbi [Profile of denounced physicians that practice obstetrics and gynecology in the state of São Paulo]
    Krikor Boyaciyan
    Conselho Regional de Medicina do Estado de São Paulo, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Rua Nebraska 199, Sao Paulo SP
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 52:144-7. 2006
    ..Evaluate the number of ethical and professional complaints involving obstetricians and gynecologists (OBGYNs) and the profile of the physicians denounced...
  46. ncbi On the use of classical naturopathy and complementary medicine procedures in hospitals and clinics practicing gynecology and obstetrics in Germany. Results of a questionnaire survey
    A M Beer
    Department of True Naturopathy, Blankenstein Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Witten Herdecke, Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:73-81. 2003
    ..An important aim of this study was to establish to what extent women's hospitals and clinics in Germany adopt complementary medicine and naturopathy as a means of treatment and how often they are used and by whom...
  47. ncbi Future abortion provision among US graduating obstetrics and gynecology residents, 2004
    Rebecca H Allen
    The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Contraception 81:531-6. 2010
    This study was conducted to identify characteristics associated with US obstetric and gynecology graduating residents' intention to provide pregnancy termination services in their clinical practice.
  48. ncbi Teaching critical appraisal to medical students in obstetrics and gynecology
    D A Grimes
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:877-82. 1998
    ..Despite its importance, this issue has received little attention in obstetrics and gynecology training. This article describes the approach used at San Francisco General Hospital...
  49. ncbi Nullified: women's perceptions of being abused in health care
    Katarina Swahnberg
    Division of Gender and Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 28:161-7. 2007
    ..In the present study we chose a qualitative approach. Our aim was to develop a more in-depth understanding of AHC; as experienced by female Swedish patients...
  50. ncbi Improved performance and student satisfaction after implementation of a problem-based preclinical obstetrics and gynecology curriculum
    Petra M Casey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1874-8. 2005
    This study was undertaken to assess student performance and satisfaction as a preclinical obstetrics and gynecology course changed from a didactic to a problem-based format.
  51. ncbi [A 35 year period review of the perinatal mortality in a gynecology-obstetric unit]
    Ricardo Jorge Hernández-Herrera
    Hospital de Ginecoobstetricia 23, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico richdzher hotmail com
    Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc 47:353-6. 2009
    ..To estimate the perinatal mortality rates over a 35 year period in neonates 22 weeks' gestation or above 500 g at birth until seven days postdelivery...
  52. ncbi Evaluating the competency of gynecology residents in the operating room: validation of a new assessment tool
    Betty Chou
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:571.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop and validate a brief, reliable rating scale to measure resident surgical competency...
  53. ncbi Relative importance of gender in patients' selection of an obstetrics and gynecology provider
    Matthew W Guile
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of OBGYN, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Conn Med 71:325-32. 2007
  54. ncbi Factors related to retention of postgraduate trainees in obstetrics-gynecology at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Ghana
    Yvette Clinton
    Health Research and Policy Division, CNA, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
    Acad Med 85:1564-70. 2010
    ..The authors investigated factors that led obstetrics-gynecology (ob/gyn) residents at a university-based academic training program at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (Accra, ..
  55. pmc Physicians' knowledge of future vascular disease in women with preeclampsia
    Brett Young
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 31:50-8. 2012
    ....
  56. ncbi Patient safety in obstetrics and gynecology: the call to arms
    William A Grobman
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1058-9. 2006
  57. ncbi Does physician attire influence patient satisfaction in an outpatient obstetrics and gynecology setting?
    Richard L Fischer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:186.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether physician attire played a role in patient satisfaction after a new obstetrician/gynecologist encounter...
  58. ncbi Correlating virtual reality and box trainer tasks in the assessment of laparoscopic surgical skills
    Jordan Newmark
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:546.e1-4. 2007
    ....
  59. pmc Strategies of preventing ureteral iatrogenic injuries in obstetrics-gynecology
    M Cîrstoiu
    Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Emergency Hospital, Bucharest, Romania
    J Med Life 5:277-9. 2012
    ..However, the surgical interventions in Obstetrics and Gynecology are responsible for 50% of the total iatrogenic ureteral lesions...
  60. ncbi A comprehensive review to establish priority learning objectives for medical students in the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship
    Sonya S Erickson
    University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:563.e1-9. 2008
    This study was undertaken to describe the process used to identify, externally validate, and establish the priority learning objectives for medical students on the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship.
  61. ncbi Survey of robotic surgery training in obstetrics and gynecology residency
    Joseph M Gobern
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 18:755-60. 2011
    To examine the status of resident training in robotic surgery in obstetrics and gynecology programs in the United States, an online survey was emailed to residency program directors of 247 accredited programs identified through the ..
  62. ncbi Management of women referred to an acute gynecology unit: impact of an ultrasound-based model of care
    T Bignardi
    Acute Gynaecology and Early Pregnancy Unit, Nepean Centre for Perinatal Care, Nepean Clinical School, University of Sydney, Nepean Hospital, Penrith, Sydney, Australia
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 35:344-8. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of the introduction of an ultrasound-based model of care for women with acute gynecological complications...
  63. ncbi Do factors that are important during obstetrics and gynecology residency program selection differ by applicant gender?
    Francis S Nuthalapaty
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1540-3. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between applicant gender and factors that influence obstetrics and gynecology residency program selection.
  64. ncbi The essential elements of undergraduate medical education in obstetrics and gynecology: a comparison of the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Medical Student Educational Objectives and the National Board of Medical Examiners Subject E
    Maya M Hammoud
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1773-9. 2005
    The objective of this study was to investigate whether the essential elements of the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) Medical Student Educational Objectives were adequately represented on the National Board of ..
  65. ncbi Colposcopic accuracy of obstetrics and gynecology residents
    Margaret E Baum
    Division of General Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 103:966-70. 2006
    The objective of our study was to determine the accuracy of gynecology residents' colposcopic impressions.
  66. ncbi Educational games in an obstetrics and gynecology core curriculum
    Sharon O'Leary
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1848-51. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare learning satisfaction and effectiveness using traditional lecture or educational game in teaching medical students about ectopic pregnancy...
  67. ncbi Use of hematopoietic stem cells in obstetrics and gynecology
    Rukset Attar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Yeditepe University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Transfus Apher Sci 38:245-51. 2008
    Stem cells can be used in different areas of obstetrics and gynecology. Adult stem cells are specialized cells found within many tissues of the body where they function in tissue homeostasis and repair...
  68. ncbi Ghana postgraduate obstetrics/gynecology collaborative residency training program: success story and model for Africa
    Cecil A Klufio
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:692-6. 2003
    ..We describe a residency program in Ghana that was developed to train obstetrics/gynecologist specialists for Ghana and the subregion to promote and manage the reproductive health of women and to reduce a high maternal mortality rate...
  69. ncbi A patient-centered health care delivery system by a university obstetrics and gynecology department
    Garland D Anderson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:205-10. 2005
    ..Our experience has shown that patient-centered care can be a viable business strategy to maintain and expand patient volumes and will work even where there are serious geographic disadvantages...
  70. ncbi Attitudes of obstetrics and gynecology residents toward abortion participation: a Philadelphia area survey
    Richard L Fischer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Contraception 72:200-5. 2005
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the willingness of Philadelphia obstetrics and gynecology residents to participate in three abortion procedures for various fetal conditions.
  71. ncbi Duty hours and pregnancy outcome among residents in obstetrics and gynecology
    Steven G Gabbe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:948-51. 2003
    To assess the present status of resident duty hours in obstetrics and gynecology, identify existing policies concerning work schedules during pregnancy, and evaluate pregnancy outcome in female house officers.
  72. ncbi Utilization of preoperative urodynamic investigations by gynecologists who frequently operate for female urinary incontinence
    Paul M Duggan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Adelaide University, Adelaide, Australia
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:282-7; discussion 286-7. 2003
    ..There are differences in utilization between subspecialists and generalists that are not explained by access. These observations could be explained by poor understanding or a lack of belief in the value of urodynamic investigations...
  73. ncbi Direct observation as a tool for needs assessment of resident teaching skills in the ambulatory setting
    Nadine T Katz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:684-7. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to develop and test a tool for direct observation of resident clinical teaching skills as a needs assessment before designing programs to improve teaching...
  74. ncbi Validity of using Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) program to assess laparoscopic competence for gynecologists
    Bin Zheng
    Centre of Excellence for Surgical Education and Innovation, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Surg Endosc 24:152-60. 2010
    ..This study was designed to investigate the validity of using the Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) program to assess laparoscopic competence among gynecologists...
  75. ncbi Simulation training improves resident performance in operative hysteroscopic resection techniques
    Elizabeth R Burchard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:542.e1-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a simulated training scenario improved resident performance in operative hysteroscopic resection...
  76. ncbi Addressing depression in obstetrics/gynecology practice
    Sarah Hudson Scholle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:83-90. 2003
    ..to improve the care of depression in primary care patients have largely ignored the potential of obstetrics/gynecology (OB/GYN) practices...
  77. ncbi Description and validation of the Pelv-Sim: a training model designed to improve gynecologic minimally invasive suturing skills
    Deborah Arden
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:707-11. 2008
    ....
  78. ncbi Robotic surgical training program in gynecology: how to train residents and fellows
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 18:224-9. 2011
    ..Third- and fourth-year residents and first-year fellows in obstetrics and gynecology participated...
  79. ncbi Perceptions of operating room learning experiences during the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship
    Brittany Star Hampton
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Surg Educ 68:377-81. 2011
    ..There is little published describing curriculum development for the medical student in the operating room (OR)...
  80. ncbi Obstetrics and gynecology resident education in tobacco, alcohol, and drug use disorders
    Beth Potter
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 777 South Mills Street, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:583-99, viii. 2003
    ..Residents also need to know that brief interventions can reduce risky behaviors even if they do not result in abstinence...
  81. ncbi Evaluation of logistic regression reporting in current obstetrics and gynecology literature
    Rafael T Mikolajczyk
    Epidemiology Branch, The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:413-9. 2008
    To evaluate the quality of logistic regression reporting in the obstetrics and gynecology literature.
  82. ncbi Creating an ideal objective structured clinical exam for an obstetrics and gynecology medical student clerkship
    Sally W Nalesnik
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1544-50. 2005
    The objective of the study was to describe our experience with the Objective Structured Clinical Exam during the third-year obstetrics/gynecology clerkship.
  83. ncbi Prophylactic antibiotics in obstetrics-gynecology: a current asset, a future liability?
    William J Ledger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, J 130, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:957-64. 2006
    ..These problems have not been addressed by the current prophylactic antibiotic strategies...
  84. ncbi Toxoplasmosis prevention and testing in pregnancy, survey of obstetrician-gynaecologists
    J L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 57:27-33. 2010
    ..gondii serological testing, particularly the Toxoplasma avidity test. US obstetrician-gynaecologists are providing beneficial counselling to their patients, but could provide more information about undercooked meat and soil risks...
  85. ncbi Logistic regression models in obstetrics and gynecology literature
    K S Khan
    Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 93:1014-20. 1999
    To evaluate the reporting of multivariable logistic regression analyses and assess variations in quality over time in the obstetrics and gynecology literature.
  86. ncbi Massive blood loss and transfusion in obstetrics and gynecology
    Joseph T Santoso
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, The West Clinic, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, Tennessee 38120, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 60:827-37. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is important for physicians specializing in obstetrics and gynecology to be proficient in managing episodes of massive hemorrhage and the practice of the most commonly used blood ..
  87. ncbi Medical student evaluation of teaching quality between obstetrics and gynecology residents and faculty as clinical preceptors in ambulatory gynecology
    Natasha R Johnson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1479-83. 2006
    This study was undertaken to compare teaching quality between obstetrics/gynecology resident and faculty preceptors in ambulatory gynecology as determined by medical student evaluation.
  88. ncbi Application of the human genome to obstetrics and gynecology
    Trevor Woodage
    Celera Genomics, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 45:711-29; discussion 730-2. 2002
  89. ncbi Small-group discussion versus lecture format for third-year students in obstetrics and gynecology
    Richard L Fischer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:349-53. 2004
    To compare lecture and small-group discussion for third-year medical students in obstetrics and gynecology.
  90. ncbi Surgical skills assessment: a blinded examination of obstetrics and gynecology residents
    Barbara A Goff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 98195 6460, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:613-7. 2002
    ..Our goal was to establish the feasibility, reliability, and validity of our surgical skills assessment instrument when administered in a blinded fashion...
  91. ncbi New technologies for reproductive medicine: laparoscopy, endoscopy, robotic surgery and gynecology. A review of the literature
    J 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 ..
  92. pmc Physician and patient attitudes towards complementary and alternative medicine in obstetrics and gynecology
    Mandi L Furlow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:35. 2008
    In the U.S., complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is most prevalent among reproductive age, educated women. We sought to determine general attitudes and approaches to CAM among obstetric and gynecology patients and physicians.
  93. ncbi The integration of genomics into obstetrics and gynecology: a HuGE challenge
    Muin J Khoury
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1503-5. 2006
  94. ncbi [Prescription and drug expenditure in gynecology and obstetrics in Northwest medical units from IMSS]
    Luis Guillermo Torres Gómez
    Departamento de Embarazo de Alto Riesgo, Unidad Medica de Alta Especialidad, Hospital de Gineco Obstetricia, CMNO, IMSS
    Ginecol Obstet Mex 74:410-7. 2006
    Drug prescription is the most frequent medical intervention in Gynecology and Obstetrics; however, studies of prescription profile are limited...
  95. ncbi Burnout, depression, and career satisfaction: cross-sectional study of obstetrics and gynecology residents
    Julie L Becker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1444-9. 2006
    This study was undertaken to measure career satisfaction among obstetrics and gynecology residents and assess its relationship to burnout, depression, and malpractice concerns.
  96. ncbi Prevalence of probable overactive bladder in a private obstetrics and gynecology group practice
    Kenneth Finkelstein
    Women s Healthcare of Illinois, Evergreen Park, IL 60805, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:1083-90. 2008
    ..To examine the prevalence of probable overactive bladder (OAB) in black, Hispanic, and white women...
  97. ncbi The evolving gender gap in general obstetrics and gynecology
    Susan E Gerber
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1427-30. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to analyze the trend in subspecialization among men graduating from obstetrics and gynecology residency programs.
  98. ncbi Simulation in obstetrics and gynecology
    Roxane Gardner
    Department of Obstetrics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 35:97-127, ix. 2008
    ..of task-oriented and behavioral skills across the spectrum of medical specialties, including obstetrics and gynecology. Since the 1990s, the profession of obstetrics and gynecology has come to appreciate the value of simulation and ..
  99. ncbi Research methodology and analytic techniques used in the Journal Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Lindsay Dauphinee
    Division of Research and the George Anderson Outcomes Measurement Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:808-12. 2005
    To quantify trends over time in the research methodology and statistical reporting of published articles in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology between the years 1991 and 2001.
  100. ncbi Seroprevalence and correlates of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection in a general gynecology clinic
    Nandita Maitra
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Government Medical College, Surat, India
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:19-23. 2007
    ..The objective of this paper was to assess the seroprevalence of HSV-2 in a low risk population and to validate the use of reported symptoms and clinical signs as a possible diagnostic tool to screen for HSV-2...
  101. ncbi Differing symptoms of abused versus nonabused women in obstetric-gynecology settings
    Stacey H Kovac
    Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:707-13. 2003
    The purpose of this study was to document the prevalence rates of reported abuse in obstetric/gynecology settings and to characterize physical symptoms, function, and psychologic distress of women who report abuse.

Research Grants69

  1. Yale Drug Abuse, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholars (Yale-DAHRS)
    PATRICK O'CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..traditional clinical sciences of internal medicine, emergency medicine, HIV medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and psychology;(5) Established clinical research laboratories, including the Yale-New Haven ..
  2. Transposons in Female Reproductive Health and Disease
    Zev Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Paul Wassarman, where he studied the mammalian oocyte. He completed residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital and is in the last year of fellowship ..
  3. Neuroendocrine Contribution to Behavior &Cognition in the Female Lifespan
    C NEILL NEILL EPPERSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With the full support of both the Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynecology at Penn, I am situated in an intellectually rich and supportive academic community that is certain to further my ..
  4. HIV Implementation Science Research Training Program
    Arthur L Reingold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g. Medicine, Dentistry, Medical Microbiology, Pediatrics and Child Health, Community Health, and Obstetrics and Gynecology) in both the short and long term, enabling it to fill some of the many currently vacant faculty positions with ..
  5. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Pregnant Women with Depressive Disorder
    Deborah Kim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..educator and mentor focusing on patient-oriented research at the interface between psychiatry and obstetrics and gynecology. In order to meet these goals, the application provides a detailed description of 5 training modules including 1)..
  6. NICHD INTERNATIONAL & DOMESTIC PEDIATRIC &MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CTR
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The NICHD Network expanded to include sites with more expertise in obstetrics/gynecology and adolescent medicine, as well as international trial sites in Latin America...
  7. Predictors of Prenatal Care Providers Counseling Women on Tobacco Use/Exposure
    BETH LEONG PINELES; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) recommend that physicians counsel all patients about tobacco use...
  8. An Innovative Endoscopic Instrument with Full-Field Viewing and Intelligent Imagi
    STEVEN YI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Other medical areas benefitting from this research include urology, neurology, gynecology, arthroscopy etc. for the next generation cystoscopy, neuroendoscopy, laparoscopy, etc...
  9. Risk of Cancer in Incidental Findings Identified on Ultrasound Imaging
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Rebecca Smith-Bindman 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&..
  10. Intratesticular Sex Steroids and Spermatogenesis in Man
    MARA YVONNE ROTH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Division of Endocrinology, as well as external advisors in the Departments of Urology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Epidemiology...
  11. Impact of Pregnancy on Drug Absorption, Disposition and End Organ Response
    Steve N Caritis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A recent call from the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology encouraged research to define the proper dosing and formulation for progestin use in pregnancy...
  12. Vaginal microbiota, immune responses and vulvovaginal symptoms during menopause
    Rebecca M Brotman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..By bringing together multidisciplinary expertise in bioinformatics, epidemiology, genomics, gynecology, microbiology and statistics, this study will be able to provide critical descriptive data on (1) differences in ..
  13. Mid Career Award in Patient Oriented Pelvic Floor Research
    Holly E Richter; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Richter, PhD, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and research director of the ..
  14. Molecular Biology and Gene Therapy in Burns and Trauma
    Lyle L Moldawer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..healing and the burn wound, The faculty will be drawn from funded basic scientists in the Surgery, Obstetrics/ Gynecology, and Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Departments, who will serve as research mentors to the trainees...
  15. State-of-the-Art PET/CT Instrumentation
    Richard E Carson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in the Departments of Cardiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Therapeutic Radiology...
  16. Defining Transition from Fetal to Adult T Cell Predominance in the Human Fetus
    TREVOR DEON BURT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Susan Fisher, a Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, who has specific expertise in human HSPC biology;and Dr...
  17. Biosignature of the endometrium in women with endometriosis
    Neil Sidell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Combining biomarker platforms developed by RayBiotech and high quality specimens from the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, we hope to identify a biosignature of the endometrium of ..
  18. The Role of Biglycan in Reproduction
    BEATRICE ELIZABETH LECHNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..thesis consisted of prostaglandin reproductive biology research, completed internship training in obstetrics/gynecology at Nordwest Hospital, fellowship training at Brown University Women and Infants'Hospital...
  19. Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Women With Gestational Diabetes
    Catherine Kim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..She currently practices women's health care in Obstetrics &Gynecology, and she is interested in a research career improving the quality of care for women with glucose intolerance...
  20. Acceptability and feasbility of the HPV vaccine schedule in female sex workers
    BRANDON JOHN BROWN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Women with abnormal cytology will be referred to an Obstetrics and Gynecology specialist...
  21. REPRODUCTIVE EPIDEMIOLOGY TRAINING GRANT
    Kurt T Barnhart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..applicant): The Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB) and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, collaborating with the Division of Neonatology, Department ..
  22. RESEARCH TRAINING IN VISION SCIENCE
    W Clay Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the Departments of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Neuroscience, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pharmacology...
  23. State-of-the-Art Small Animal PET/CT Instrumentation
    Richard E Carson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Biomedical Engineering, Cardiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neurology, Psychiatry, and Therapeutic Radiology...
  24. Short-Term Research Training: Students in Health Professional Schools
    John N Forrest; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and biochemistry, molecular, cellular &developmental biology, neurology, neurosurgery, obstetrics &gynecology, orthopaedics &rehabilitation, pathology, pediatrics (cardiology and critical care/applied physiology, human ..
  25. Immunization Delivery in Obstetrics and Gynecology Settings
    Amanda F Dempsey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. and will also be used to develop a vaccination implementation plan ("toolkit") to be made available to control practices and obstetrician-gynecologist practices throughout the U.S. ..
  26. A Test of an Intervention to Improve Pap Testing Among Women with HIV
    Jeanne Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to address adherence issues were implemented, including nurse case- management, co-location of HIV and gynecology services, flexible scheduling, and continuity of care...
  27. Preterm Birth in Nulliparous Women: An Understudied Population at Great Risk
    Robert M Silver; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This infrastructure, termed the Obstetrics and Gynecology Research Network, employs almost 70 experienced individuals allowing for flexibility, efficiency, and quality in ..
  28. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORK
    Yolanda R Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..University of Michigan Center for Reproductive Medicine includes 6 Board Certified clinicians in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology or Urology...
  29. Individualization of nifedipine dosing for preterm labor
    Sara K Quinney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D., Ph.D., is a clinical pharmacologist and Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM). Dr...
  30. Meharry Occupational Medicine Residency Training Program
    Sangita Chakrabarty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The first year of the program includes clinical rotations in Internal Medicine, Obstetrics &Gynecology, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, and Neurology...
  31. Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network UNC Clinical Site
    ANNE ZWEIFEL STEINER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has 31 ongoing research projects that include 3 ROIs, 3 U-type awards, and multiple contracts and subcontracts, ..
  32. Psychological Effects of Spiritually Integrated Therapy for Infertile Women
    SHIQUINA L ANDREWS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..2) We will recruit 40 infertile women from a university-affiliated infertility an gynecology clinics to implement the intervention...
  33. DEVELOPMENTAL AND NEONATAL BIOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAM
    David K Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Genetics, Microbiology and Immunol- ogy, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Neurobiology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology. Cross-fertilization of ideas are encouraged that will enrich the research of the basic and the clinically-..
  34. Novel Pelvic Floor Pain Measures to Enhance Female Pelvic Pain Evaluation
    FRANK FU SHENG TU; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A two part-program is proposed. First, under a structured program of mentorship (drawn from gynecology, urology, gastroenterology, psychology, physiology, and neurology) he will study relevant pain physiology and ..
  35. MOTOR-Maternal Oral Therapy to Reduce Obstetric Risk
    STEVEN NMN OFFENBACHER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..mothers at 3 medical/dental centers (UNC/Duke, UAB &UTHSCSA) that combine both periodontal and Obstetrics/Gynecology clinical trial expertise...
  36. CONFERENCE ON NATIVE MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH: PREVENTION OF BIRTH DEFECTS, HEALTH P
    YVONNE MALLOY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..be given resources and publications from ACOG that are the standard of care for the country in obstetrics and gynecology. Conference speakers are chosen for their expertise in topics being offered, and for their teaching skills, as ..
  37. Patient-Reported Outcomes in Functioning for Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Vivian W Sung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    Vivian Sung, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a urogynecologist whose career goal is to improve the quality of patient-reported outcome measures (PROs) and ultimately patient care in female pelvic floor ..
  38. Northwestern University-University of Chicago HSR Postdoctoral Training Program
    JANE LOUISE HOLL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., Anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, and Surgery)...
  39. Cognitive Functioning Following Ovarian Removal Before or After Natural Menopause
    Keiko Kurita; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Supporters for this project, who are well-respected experts in cognitive functioning and diseases, sex hormones, gynecology, and biostatistics, will guide this interdisciplinary project and the applicant's scholarly development...
  40. Maternal markers and prediction of preeclampsia
    Lorraine Dugoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in the University of Colorado Department of OB-GYN Database and a database from the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Maryland...
  41. The Genomic and Functional Consequences of Trophoblast Aneuploidy
    Y KATHERINE BIANCO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Katherine Bianco, an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr...
  42. Male Reproductive Health Research Career Development Program
    Peter R Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The program has been designed to recruit the most qualified candidates, nationally, from urology, gynecology/reproductive endocrinology and general endocrinology backgrounds, through an established University of ..
  43. DIABETES, ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM
    Andrew R Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..includes 12 investigators from 5 departments- Medicine/Endocrinology, Pediatrics/Endocrinology, Obstetrics/ Gynecology, Urology, and Developmental Biology- whose interests converge on 3 endocrine themes...
  44. UCLA Clinical Pharmacology Training Program
    BARBARA ANN LEVEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Care Medicine, internal Medicine (Gastroenterology, Pulmonary, (Allergy/Immunology), Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery), Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Liver Transplantation, Immunotherapy, ..
  45. TRAINING PROGRAM IN ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM
    Richard J Auchus; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Department of Internal Medicine, with electives in Pediatric Endocrinology, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Endocrine Surgery, Neurosurgery and Urology...
  46. Multidisciplinary approaches to reproductive health in global health context
    Xu Qian; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..led by School of Public Health, Fudan University in collaboration with our university affiliated Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Children's Hospital and urological department in Zhongshan Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of ..
  47. Preterm Birth in Nulliparous Women: An Understudied Population at Great Risk
    Deborah A Wing; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Wing directs the UCI Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and oversees its fellowship and clinical research mission. Dr...
  48. Training Program in Perinatal Biology and Medicine
    William W Hay; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..preparation for academic careers in reproductive medicine within departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics &-Gynecology or in basic science departments with direct links to the clinical departments...
  49. Tandem Instrumented Treadmill for Accurate Assessment of in-vivo Joint Kinetics
    ANDREW EDWARD ANDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Computational Biomechanics, Orthopaedics, Physical Therapy, Bioengineering/Neural Interfaces, and Obstetrics and Gynecology or are pursuing funding in: Exercise and Sport Science, Mechanical Engineering and Ergonomics and Biology...
  50. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia and Nocturnal Hot Flashes in Menopause
    Sara Nowakowski; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..issues), we propose to evaluate the efficacy and effectiveness of the intervention delivered by nurses in gynecology clinics, where women receive routine care...
  51. Career Development in Women's Health (CDWH)
    Andrea Dunaif; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..They are based in seven departments in Feinberg School of Medicine (Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics &Gynecology, Preventive Medicine, and Psychiatry &Behavioral Sciences) and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (..
  52. Institute for Biogenesis Research: COBRE
    WILLIAM S WARD; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Through partnership with the clinical Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pacific IVF Institute, we will support translational projects designed to advance the science of ..
  53. Biobehavioral Determinants of the Microbiome and Preterm Birth in Black Women
    Anne Lang Dunlop; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of clinicians and basic and translational scientists representing expertise in infectious disease, obstetrics-gynecology, nutrition, genetics and epigenetics, stress physiology, epidemiology and informatics under the leadership of a ..
  54. A National Training Program in Reproductive Medicine
    Christos Coutifaris; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is one of four subspecialty fellowships for advanced training after completion of a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Formal certification for this training in Reproductive Medicine is under the aegis of the Division of ..
  55. Multimodal Image-Guided Intervention System for Lung-Cancer Diagnosis and Staging
    WILLIAM EVAN HIGGINS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the proposed basic methods should be applicable to other areas, such as urology, gastroenterology, nephrology, gynecology, and neurology...
  56. ENDOCRINOLOGY AND DIABETES TRAINING PROGRAM
    Mark N Feinglos; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..either board-eligible or certified physicians who have trained in internal medicine, pediatrics, or obstetrics/gynecology, or non-physician graduates of science who wish to pursue careers in endocrine/metabolic research...
  57. Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors and Obesity In Hispanic and non-Hispanic Girls
    PATRICIA AMY VAN DEN BERG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Candidate: Dr. van den Berg is an Assistant Professor and BIRCWH Scholar in the Department of Obstetrics &Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Dr...
  58. Obesity and Urinary Incontinence (OUI)
    Leslee L Subak; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Leslee L. Subak, MD is Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology &Reproductive Sciences, Urology &Epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) with an established ..
  59. Maternal-Offspring Metabolics: Family Intervention Trial (MOMFIT)
    LINDA VERNER VAN HORN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Northwestern Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology provides care for over 12,000 ethnically diverse obstetric patients a year, many of whom participate in clinical ..
  60. Reproductive Epidemiology Training Program at Washington University in St. Louis
    George A Macones; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) and the Mentored Training in Clinical Investigation (MTPCI) program propose an innovative research ..
  61. Obstetrics and Gynecology Health Services Research Training Program
    TIMOTHY RB JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..services and policy research careers focused on translating research to clinical practice in obstetrics and gynecology, and to challenge them to address key substantive and methodologic problems in the field...
  62. CHOICES+: Preconception approach to reducing alcohol &tobacco-exposed pregnancy
    Mary Marden Velasquez; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..programs within HCHD and other healthcare systems will enable us to work closely with family medicine, gynecology, psychiatry, nursing, behavioral health, and other key units to assure successful study implementation...
  63. Mechanical Stress and the Heat-Treatment of Soft Tissue
    JAY HUMPHREY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Heat is used, e.g., in cardiology, dermatology, gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and urology...
  64. MALE INFERTILITY: SPERM MOTILITY AND AXONEMAL STABILITY
    REGINA TURNER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The Center works in conjunction with the Division of Human Reproduction of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology to apply basic research in reproductive biology to human infertility. Dr...
  65. FAS AND BC1-2 AND GRANULOSA CELL APOPTOSIS
    Nicholas Cataldo; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Candidate. The candidate has been trained in obstetrics and gynecology and has completed a subspecialty fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology...
  66. METHYLATION-ASSOCIATED SILENCING OF MOUSE HSP70 GENES
    Benette Phillips; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In this application, presented as an R29 application by a member of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr...
  67. Clinical Trials Network-Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Dirk Kieback; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Close collaboration among the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urology, and Surgery combined with a large public and private patient population will facilitate subject ..
  68. NEURONAL DYSFUNCTION IN PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER
    C Epperson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    After a year and a half on the faculty in the Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, I find myself at a crossroads in my career development...
  69. MENTORING IN RESEARCH ON ENDOMETRIOSIS
    Ana Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Dr. Ana A. Murphy is a professor in Gynecology and Obstetrics and Director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr...