multiple pregnancy

Summary

Summary: The condition of bearing two or more FETUSES simultaneously. (Stedman, 25th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Impact of a cryopreservation program on the multiple pregnancy rate associated with assisted reproductive technologies
    J A Schnorr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia 23507, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:147-51. 2001
  2. ncbi IVF results: optimize not maximize
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:322-31. 2006
  3. pmc Perinatal outcome of singletons and twins after assisted conception: a systematic review of controlled studies
    Frans M Helmerhorst
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, NL 2300 Leiden, Netherlands
    BMJ 328:261. 2004
  4. pmc Risk factors for pre-eclampsia at antenatal booking: systematic review of controlled studies
    Kirsten Duckitt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU
    BMJ 330:565. 2005
  5. ncbi Perinatal outcome of 12,021 singleton and 3108 twin births after non-IVF-assisted reproduction: a cohort study
    Willem Ombelet
    Scientific Board of the Flemish Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Niklaas, Brussels
    Hum Reprod 21:1025-32. 2006
  6. ncbi Adverse maternal outcomes in multifetal pregnancies
    Mark C Walker
    OMNI Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa General Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth Road, Box 241, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8LG
    BJOG 111:1294-6. 2004
  7. ncbi Reduction of the multiple pregnancy rate in a preimplantation genetic diagnosis programme after introduction of single blastocyst transfer and cryopreservation of blastocysts biopsied on day 3
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit and PGD Centre, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 11th Floor Tower Wing, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:2642-8. 2009
  8. ncbi A short review of twin pregnancy and how oxytocin receptor expression may differ in multiple pregnancy
    Peter Turton
    Department of Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L693BX, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144:S40-4. 2009
  9. ncbi Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy in women with a multiple pregnancy: an analysis of risks and pregnancy outcomes
    Andrea Y Lausman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:1008-13. 2008
  10. ncbi Safety versus success in elective single embryo transfer: women's preferences for outcomes of in vitro fertilisation
    G S Scotland
    Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK
    BJOG 114:977-83. 2007

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  1. ncbi Impact of a cryopreservation program on the multiple pregnancy rate associated with assisted reproductive technologies
    J A Schnorr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia 23507, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:147-51. 2001
    ..To determine the impact of a cryopreservation program on pregnancy rates and multiple-pregnancy rates in ART cycles...
  2. ncbi IVF results: optimize not maximize
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:322-31. 2006
    ..A brief overview of the respective UK legislative system is also presented...
  3. pmc Perinatal outcome of singletons and twins after assisted conception: a systematic review of controlled studies
    Frans M Helmerhorst
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, NL 2300 Leiden, Netherlands
    BMJ 328:261. 2004
    ..To compare the perinatal outcome of singleton and twin pregnancies between natural and assisted conceptions...
  4. pmc Risk factors for pre-eclampsia at antenatal booking: systematic review of controlled studies
    Kirsten Duckitt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU
    BMJ 330:565. 2005
    ..To determine the risk of pre-eclampsia associated with factors that may be present at antenatal booking...
  5. ncbi Perinatal outcome of 12,021 singleton and 3108 twin births after non-IVF-assisted reproduction: a cohort study
    Willem Ombelet
    Scientific Board of the Flemish Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Niklaas, Brussels
    Hum Reprod 21:1025-32. 2006
    ..In conclusion, COS/AI singleton and twin pregnancies are significantly disadvantaged compared to naturally conceived children...
  6. ncbi Adverse maternal outcomes in multifetal pregnancies
    Mark C Walker
    OMNI Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa General Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth Road, Box 241, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8LG
    BJOG 111:1294-6. 2004
    ..Multiple gestation pregnancies are associated with an increased risk of morbidity for the mother. This should be taken into consideration in antenatal care of these women...
  7. ncbi Reduction of the multiple pregnancy rate in a preimplantation genetic diagnosis programme after introduction of single blastocyst transfer and cryopreservation of blastocysts biopsied on day 3
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit and PGD Centre, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 11th Floor Tower Wing, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:2642-8. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi A short review of twin pregnancy and how oxytocin receptor expression may differ in multiple pregnancy
    Peter Turton
    Department of Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L693BX, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144:S40-4. 2009
    During a multiple pregnancy, the mother and her fetuses are exposed to a variety of risks during both pregnancy and labour. The most notable of these risks is that of pre-term labour and its associated sequelae...
  9. ncbi Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy in women with a multiple pregnancy: an analysis of risks and pregnancy outcomes
    Andrea Y Lausman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:1008-13. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to assess the incidence and perinatal outcomes of multiple pregnancies complicated by intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy in an urban population...
  10. ncbi Safety versus success in elective single embryo transfer: women's preferences for outcomes of in vitro fertilisation
    G S Scotland
    Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK
    BJOG 114:977-83. 2007
    ..To assess whether women waiting to undergo in vitro fertilisation (IVF) view adverse outcomes associated with twin pregnancy as more desirable than having no pregnancy at all...
  11. ncbi Risk for gestational diabetes and hypertension for women with twin pregnancy compared to singleton pregnancy
    Kai J Buhling
    Clinic of Obstetrics, Charite Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 269:33-6. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi [Comparison of multiple pregnancy rate following transfer of frozen-thawed or fresh embryos and analysis of related factors]
    Hong Zhen Li
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Third Hospital of Peking University, Beijing 100083, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 89:2626-8. 2009
    To compare the multiple pregnancy rates of frozen-thawed embryos transfer (FET) or fresh embryos transfer, analyze the factors related to multiple pregnancies after IVF and study pregnancy rates with different number of embryos ..
  13. ncbi Improving multiple pregnancy outcomes with nutritional interventions
    Barbara Luke
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:146-62. 2004
  14. ncbi Single blastocyst transfer: a prospective randomized trial
    David K Gardner
    Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine, Englewood, Colorado 80110, USA
    Fertil Steril 81:551-5. 2004
    ..To determine the efficacy of single blastocyst transfer...
  15. ncbi Minimal stimulation IVF with late follicular phase administration of the GnRH antagonist cetrorelix and concomitant substitution with recombinant FSH: a pilot study
    M J Pelinck
    Section of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9713 GZ Groningen, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:642-8. 2005
    ..The use of the natural cycle for IVF offers the advantage of a patient-friendly and low-risk protocol. Its effectiveness is limited, but may be improved by using a GnRH antagonist to prevent untimely LH surges...
  16. pmc Influence of twin-twin transfusion syndrome on fetal cardiovascular structure and function: prospective case-control study of 136 monochorionic twin pregnancies
    A A Karatza
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Queen Charlotte s and Chelsea Hospital, Imperial College, London, UK
    Heart 88:271-7. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that identical twins show no inter-twin differences in cardiovascular structure or physiology in fetal life unless there has been twin-twin transfusion syndrome...
  17. ncbi A randomized comparison of alternative methods of information provision on the acceptability of elective single embryo transfer
    S Murray
    Aberdeen Fertility Centre, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZL, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:911-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of alternative ways of providing information about the risks of twins on couples' perceptions about elective single embryo transfer (eSET)...
  18. ncbi Further considerations on natural or mild hyperstimulation cycles for intrauterine insemination treatment: effects on pregnancy and multiple pregnancy rates
    A J Goverde
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Department of Reproductive Medicine, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:3141-6. 2005
    The high iatrogenic multiple pregnancy rate associated with intrauterine insemination (IUI) in hyperstimulated cycles is becoming less acceptable...
  19. ncbi Prediction of spontaneous preterm delivery in twin pregnancies by cervical length at mid-gestation
    Katharina Klein
    Department of Obstetrics and Feto maternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Twin Res Hum Genet 11:552-7. 2008
    ..084; 95% CI 1.015; 1.159; p = .017). We conclude that the risk of severe preterm delivery in twins is high. Cervical length at mid-gestation was the only predictor of delivery before 34 weeks...
  20. ncbi Reducing the risk of high-order multiple pregnancy after ovarian stimulation with gonadotropins
    N Gleicher
    Center for Human Reproduction Illinois, Chicago, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:2-7. 2000
    ..Whether the number of high-order multiple pregnancies (those with three or more fetuses) can be reduced is not known...
  21. ncbi Multiple pregnancy in rural Burkina Faso: frequency, survival, and use of health services
    Albrecht Jahn
    Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:26-32. 2006
    ..To assess the birth of twins in rural Burkina Faso with respect to prevalence, mortality, and provision of obstetric care...
  22. ncbi New Belgian embryo transfer policy leads to sharp decrease in multiple pregnancy rate
    L Van Landuyt
    Centre for Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, B Brussels, Belgium
    Reprod Biomed Online 13:765-71. 2006
    ..for the following parameters: positive human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG), clinical pregnancy rate and multiple pregnancy rate according to the age categories defined by the policy: <36, 36-39 and 40-42 years. HCG rates (34...
  23. ncbi The Doppler assessment in multiple pregnancy randomised controlled trial of ultrasound biometry versus umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound and biometry in twin pregnancy
    Warwick Giles
    Discipline of Reproductive Medicine and Mothers and Babies Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, New South Wales 2308, Callaghan, Australia
    BJOG 110:593-7. 2003
    ..To assess the addition value of umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound added to standard ultrasound biometry measurements in the management of twin pregnancies...
  24. ncbi Follicular diameters in conception cycles with and without multiple pregnancy after stimulated ovulation induction
    J R Richmond
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mother s Hospital, Glasgow, G3 8SJ
    Hum Reprod 20:756-60. 2005
    ..No reliable datasets have shown clear criteria for predicting multiple pregnancy. The aim of this study was to eliminate a number of variables by examining only conception cycles to ..
  25. ncbi Blastocyst transfer decreases multiple pregnancy rates in in vitro fertilization cycles: a randomized controlled trial
    John L Frattarelli
    Fertil Steril 79:228-30. 2003
  26. ncbi Management of other complications specific to monochorionic twin pregnancies
    L Pasquini
    Centre for Fetal Care, Queen Charlotte s and Chelsea Hospital, Du Cane Road, Hammaersmith, W12 0HS London, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 18:577-99. 2004
    ..Recent strategies to reduce the high perinatal mortality due to cord entanglement in antenatally diagnosed monoamniotic twins including medical amnioreduction and elective caesarean delivery at 32 weeks, are also discussed...
  27. ncbi The association between maternal factors and perinatal outcomes in triplet pregnancies
    Barbara Luke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:752-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the associations between maternal factors and outcomes in triplet pregnancies...
  28. ncbi Live birth rate is significantly higher after blastocyst transfer than after cleavage-stage embryo transfer when at least four embryos are available on day 3 of embryo culture. A randomized prospective study
    Evangelos G Papanikolaou
    Centre for Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital, Vrije Univestiteit Brussel Free University of Brussels, Laarbeeklaaan 101, B 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 20:3198-203. 2005
    ..In a randomized controlled trial, we assessed whether pregnancy outcome would be improved by extending embryo culture to day 5 and transferring a blastocyst in patients with at least four good-quality embryos on day 3...
  29. ncbi In vitro fertilization with single blastocyst-stage versus single cleavage-stage embryos
    Evangelos G Papanikolaou
    Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels
    N Engl J Med 354:1139-46. 2006
    ....
  30. pmc The effect of plurality and gestation on the prevention or postponement of infant mortality: 1989-1991 versus 1999-2001
    Barbara Luke
    University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies, Coral Gables, Florida 33143, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:514-20. 2007
    ..Infant mortality rates improved by 28% for singletons, 32% for twins and triplets during the 1990s, although for the most premature infants, some deaths were postponed from the early to the late neonatal period...
  31. ncbi Embryo quality is more important for younger women whereas age is more important for older women with regard to in vitro fertilization outcome and multiple pregnancy
    Tsung Hsien Lee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 86:64-9. 2006
    To determine the efficiency of embryo scoring systems for multiple pregnancy in women undergoing IVF procedures.
  32. pmc Gestational hypertension in pregnancies supported by infertility treatments: role of infertility, treatments, and multiple gestations
    Sonia Hernandez-Diaz
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:438-45. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between infertility treatments and gestational hypertension and preeclampsia...
  33. ncbi The costs to the NHS of multiple births after IVF treatment in the UK
    William L Ledger
    The Jessop Wing, Centre for Reproductive Medicine and Fertility, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Trust, University of Sheffield, UK
    BJOG 113:21-5. 2006
    ..To determine the cost to the NHS resulting from multiple pregnancies arising from IVF treatment in the UK, and to compare those costs with the cost to the NHS due to singleton pregnancies resulting from IVF treatment...
  34. ncbi An association of chorionicity with preterm twin birth
    Debora Penava
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Western Ontario, London ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:571-4. 2004
    ..To assess the risk factors for preterm birth in twin pregnancies, particularly monochorionicity...
  35. ncbi Single embryo transfer and IVF/ICSI outcome: a balanced appraisal
    Jan M R Gerris
    Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Middelheim Hospital, Lindendreef 1, Antwerp, Belgium
    Hum Reprod Update 11:105-21. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi Damaged babies from assisted reproductive technologies: focus on the BESST (birth emphasizing a successful singleton at term) outcome
    David Healy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Australia
    Fertil Steril 81:512-3, discussion 526. 2004
    ..The BESST (birth emphasizing a successful singleton at term) statistic per assisted reproductive technolgies (ART) cycle commenced is proposed to help minimize multiple births...
  37. ncbi Spontaneous embryonic loss rates in twin and singleton pregnancies after transfer of top- versus intermediate-quality embryos
    Giovanni B La Sala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Fertil Steril 84:1602-5. 2005
    ..To determine whether embryo quality is associated with early spontaneous loss rates in twin and singleton pregnancies after IVF/intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)...
  38. ncbi The desire of infertile patients for multiple births
    Ginny L Ryan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1080, USA
    Fertil Steril 81:500-4. 2004
    ..To determine the proportion of infertile women who prefer a multiple birth over a singleton, patient characteristics associated with this desire, and patient knowledge about the risks of multiple births...
  39. ncbi Elective single embryo transfer in women aged 36-39 years
    Zdravka Veleva
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Hum Reprod 21:2098-102. 2006
    The elective single embryo transfer policy is the only effective strategy known to minimize the risk of multiple pregnancy. However, little is known about its applicability to women older than 35 years.
  40. ncbi In unselected patients, elective single embryo transfer prevents all multiples, but results in significantly lower pregnancy rates compared with double embryo transfer: a randomized controlled trial
    Aafke P A van Montfoort
    Research Institute Growth and Development GROW, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 21:338-43. 2006
    ..However, the reduced overall multiple pregnancy rate (PR) is still unacceptably high...
  41. ncbi [Multiple pregnancies: epidemiology and management]
    C B Lambalk
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:448; author reply 449-50. 2004
  42. pmc Preterm birth in twins after subfertility treatment: population based cohort study
    Hans Verstraelen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ghent University Hospital 1P3, De Pintelaan, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    BMJ 331:1173. 2005
    ..To assess gestational length and prevalence of preterm birth among medically and naturally conceived twins; to establish the role of zygosity and chorionicity in assessing gestational length in twins born after subfertility treatment...
  43. ncbi Preterm birth and multiple pregnancy in European countries participating in the PERISTAT project
    B Blondel
    INSERM, U149, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Paris and Villejuif, France
    BJOG 113:528-35. 2006
    ..To compare rates of preterm birth among multiple births in European countries, to estimate their contribution to overall preterm birth rates and to explore factors which could explain differences between preterm birth rates...
  44. ncbi The implantation of every embryo facilitates the chances of the remaining embryos to implant in an IVF programme: a mathematical model to predict pregnancy and multiple pregnancy rates
    Roberto Matorras
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital de Cruces, Baracaldo, Vizcaya, Pais Vasco University, Spain
    Hum Reprod 20:2923-31. 2005
    We aimed to assess the validity of a theoretical mathematical model to predict the pregnancy rate and the multiple pregnancy rate in IVF/oocyte donation programmes on the basis of the implantation rate and the number of transferred embryos...
  45. ncbi Maternal physiology and complications of multiple pregnancy
    Errol R Norwitz
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Semin Perinatol 29:338-48. 2005
    ..This article reviews in detail the maternal physiologic adaptations required to support a multiple pregnancy and the maternal complications that develop when these systems fail or are overwhelmed.
  46. ncbi Infant mortality rates in single, twin and triplet births, and influencing factors in Japan, 1995-98
    Y Imaizumi
    Faculty of Health Science, Hyogo University, Hiraoka cho, Kakogawa City, Hyogo Prefecture 675 0101, Japan
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 15:346-51. 2001
    ..The overall early neonatal death rate decreased as gestational age rose in singletons, twins and triplets. For birthweights <1000 g, higher IMRs were related to gestational ages of <28 weeks...
  47. ncbi Multiple birth resulting from ovarian stimulation for subfertility treatment
    Bart C J M Fauser
    Department of Reproductive Medicine, University Medical Centre, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, Netherlands
    Lancet 365:1807-16. 2005
    ..The very nature of ovarian hyperstimulation--with or without IUI--enhances the risk of multiple pregnancy (eg, two or more babies)...
  48. ncbi IVF/ICSI twin pregnancies: risks and prevention
    Anja Pinborg
    The Fertility Clinic, The Juliane Marie Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Hum Reprod Update 11:575-93. 2005
    ..Furthermore vanishing twins account for another hazard of DET. These problems can be resolved by implementing eSET, diminishing the twin birth rate without affecting the overall goal of achieving a healthy infant...
  49. ncbi Changes in twinning rates in South Korea: 1981-2002
    Yoon Mi Hur
    Seoul National University, College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:76-9. 2005
    ..The results did not support the recent finding of higher twinning incidence in industrialized regions...
  50. ncbi Maternal and perinatal outcome in pregnancies complicated with hypertensive disorder of pregnancy: a seven year experience of a tertiary care center
    Gulseren Yucesoy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Kocaeli, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 273:43-9. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the risk factors, prevalance, epidemiological parameters and maternal-perinatal outcome in pregnant women with hypertensive disorder...
  51. ncbi The relative myth of elective single embryo transfer
    Norbert Gleicher
    Center for Human Reproduction, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Reprod 21:1337-44. 2006
    ..According to US guidelines, e-SET, therefore, appears to represent an appropriate transfer option for only a small minority of IVF patients. Argument in favour of indiscriminate SET appears unrealistic and should be reconsidered...
  52. ncbi Determinants of birthweight and intrauterine growth in liveborn twins
    Ruth J F Loos
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leven, Leuven, Belgium
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:15-22. 2005
    ..Gestation is the main determinant of birthweight. Other placental and maternal factors have a modest but significant influence on prenatal growth...
  53. ncbi Number of embryos for transfer after IVF and ICSI: a Cochrane review
    Zabeena Pandian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:2681-7. 2005
    The most common complication of IVF is multiple pregnancy, which occurs in 25% of pregnancies following the transfer of two embryos. Single embryo transfer can minimize twin pregnancies but could also lower live birth rates...
  54. ncbi Two cycles with single embryo transfer versus one cycle with double embryo transfer: a randomized controlled trial
    H G M Lukassen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Geert Grooteplein 10, 6525 GA, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:702-8. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi Impact of a restriction in the number of embryos transferred on the multiple pregnancy rate
    Diane De Neubourg
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology Fertility, Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Middelheim Hospital, Lindendreef 1, 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 124:212-5. 2006
    ..The impact on the incidence of multiple and twin pregnancy rate as well as on ongoing pregnancy rate in our centre is calculated...
  56. ncbi First trimester screening for Down syndrome in multiple pregnancy
    Jane Cleary-Goldman
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Perinatol 29:395-400. 2005
    ..Options for screening tests are limited. First trimester screening for Down syndrome in patients with multiples appears promising. This paper will review the advantages of first trimester screening in this high-risk patient population...
  57. ncbi The desire for multiple pregnancy in male and female infertility patients
    Tim J Child
    McGill Reproductive Center, Royal Victoria Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1, Canada
    Hum Reprod 19:558-61. 2004
    ..We wished to evaluate the desire for multiple birth among patients, and the effect of patient demographics and recognition of the increased fetal risks of multiple pregnancy on this desire.
  58. ncbi Assisted reproductive technology in Europe, 2000. Results generated from European registers by ESHRE
    A Nyboe Andersen
    ESHRE Central Office, Meerstraat 60, B 1852 Grimbergen, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 19:490-503. 2004
    ..7% after IVF and by 0.8% after ICSI. The total multiple delivery rates after IVF and ICSI remain unchanged during the last 4 years...
  59. ncbi Pregnancy and perinatal outcomes after assisted reproduction: a comparative study
    C Allen
    Human Assisted Reproduction Ireland, Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 177:233-41. 2008
    ..Increasing use of fertility therapy has elicited concerns regarding adverse effects for expectant mothers and the health of children thus conceived...
  60. ncbi Term perinatal mortality and morbidity in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies: a retrospective study
    Enrico Lopriore
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:541-5. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the difference in perinatal mortality and morbidity in MC and DC twins born after 37 weeks' gestation...
  61. ncbi Should we continue performing intrauterine inseminations in the year 2004?
    B J Cohlen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Isala Clinics Zwolle, Location Sophia, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 59:3-13. 2005
    ..Future research should focus on prediction models to predict the outcome of MOH/IUI treatment for individual couples before starting treatment...
  62. ncbi [Prospective evaluation of elective single-embryo transfer versus double-embryo transfer following in vitro fertilization: a two-year French hospital experience]
    L Leniaud
    Service d Histologie Embryologie Cytogénétique, Laboratoire de Biologie de la Reproduction, CHU Jean Verdier, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Avenue du 14 Juillet, 93140 Bondy, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 36:159-65. 2008
    ..This prospective non randomized study aimed to assess the ability of an elective single-embryo transfer (eSET) policy to reduce the twin pregnancy rate, compared to a double embryo transfer (DET) approach...
  63. doi Costs of multiple pregnancy
    L Wood
    BJOG 115:416. 2008
  64. ncbi Single embryo transfer and multiple pregnancy rate reduction in IVF/ICSI: a 5-year appraisal
    P De Sutter
    Infertility Centre, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Reprod Biomed Online 6:464-9. 2003
    ..This could reflect a better developmental or implantation potential of these embryos, but this finding remains to be confirmed...
  65. pmc Selective single blastocyst transfer reduces the multiple pregnancy rate and increases pregnancy rates: a pre- and postintervention study
    Y Khalaf
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJOG 115:385-90. 2008
    To examine the clinical pregnancy rate (CPR) and multiple pregnancy rate (MPR) in a large in vitro fertilisation (IVF) programme before and after the introduction of single blastocyst transfer (SBT) strategy in a selected group of women.
  66. ncbi Maternal morbidity and infant death in twin vs triplet and quadruplet pregnancies
    Barbara Luke
    University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:401.e1-10. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to calculate nationally representative, population-based estimates of maternal and neonatal risks in triplet and quadruplet pregnancies compared with twin pregnancies...
  67. ncbi Prospective risk of stillbirth in multiple-gestation pregnancies: a population-based analysis
    Shanthi Sairam
    Feto maternal Medicine Unit, Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 100:638-41. 2002
    ..To evaluate the prospective risk of stillbirth in multiple gestations...
  68. ncbi The effect of legislation on outcomes of assisted reproduction technology: lessons from the 2004 Italian law
    Giovanni Battista La Sala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:854-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of the 2004 Italian regulations (insemination of <or=3 oocytes/cycle, transfer of all embryos, prohibition of embryo cryopreservation) on outcomes of assisted reproduction treatment (ART)...
  69. pmc Progesterone for the prevention of preterm birth in women with multiple pregnancies: the AMPHIA trial
    Arianne C Lim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:7. 2007
    ..At present, there are no data on the effectiveness of progesterone in the prevention of preterm birth in multiple pregnancies...
  70. ncbi Does chorionicity or zygosity predict adverse perinatal outcomes in twins?
    Johanne Dubé
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:579-83. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate chorionicity and zygosity as risk factors for adverse perinatal outcomes in twins...
  71. ncbi Spontaneous reduction of multiple pregnancy: incidence and effect on outcome
    Richard P Dickey
    Fertility Institute, New Orleans University, LA, USA institute com
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:77-83. 2002
    ..Our objective was to determine the incidence of spontaneous reduction in multiple pregnancies during the first 12 gestational weeks and determine the outcome of the surviving fetuses...
  72. ncbi How should randomised trials including multiple pregnancies be analysed?
    Simon Gates
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Health Sciences, Old Road, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BJOG 111:213-9. 2004
    ..To compare the effects of four methods of analysis on the results of randomised controlled trials that recruit women with multiple pregnancies and measure outcomes on their babies...
  73. ncbi The association between fetal sex and preterm birth in twin pregnancies
    Hongzhuan Tan
    OMNI Research Group and Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L6
    Obstet Gynecol 103:327-32. 2004
    ..To assess the association between the fetal sex and preterm birth...
  74. ncbi Course of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in 19 intact twin pregnancies after assisted reproduction techniques, with a case report of severe thromboembolism
    Susanne Cupisti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:691-6. 2006
    ....
  75. ncbi Elective single embryo transfer with cryopreservation improves the outcome and diminishes the costs of IVF/ICSI
    Zdravka Veleva
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, Oulu FIN 90014, Finland
    Hum Reprod 24:1632-9. 2009
    ....
  76. ncbi Intrauterine insemination in The Netherlands
    Pieternel Steures
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Reprod Biomed Online 14:110-6. 2007
    ..0%) was comparable with that reported in the international literature (8.7%). The contribution made by IUI to the number of multiple pregnancies in The Netherlands was much smaller than the contribution made by IVF...
  77. ncbi Twinning rates and survival of twins in rural Nepal
    J Katz
    The Division of Disease Control and Prevention, and the Center for Human Nutrition CHN, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2103, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 30:802-7. 2001
    ..Twin pregnancies are common but there are few data on rates of twinning or survival of liveborn twin infants in developing countries...
  78. ncbi [Multiple pregnancies: epidemiology and management]
    D D Braat
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Obstetrie en Gynaecologie, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1952-5. 2003
    ..This increases their chances of a spontaneous multiple pregnancy. Moreover, they are prone to subfertility and consequently have a greater chance of undergoing treatments ..
  79. ncbi Effects of placental chorionicity on outcome in twin pregnancies. A cohort study
    H Minakami
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    J Reprod Med 44:595-600. 1999
    ..To examine the effects of the chorionicity of the placenta on infant outcome at 1 year of age in twin pregnancies...
  80. ncbi Elective single embryo transfer: a 6-year progressive implementation of 784 single blastocyst transfers and the influence of payment method on patient choice
    Robert J Stillman
    Shady Grove Fertility Reproductive Science Center, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1895-906. 2009
    ..To evaluate efforts to reduce twin pregnancies through progressive implementation of elective single embryo transfer (eSET) among select patients over a 6-year period...
  81. ncbi Pessaries for the treatment of incompetent cervix and premature delivery
    J Newcomer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 55:443-8. 2000
    ..This article reviews the published literature concerning the use of pessaries in women with an incompetent cervix or at risk for early delivery...
  82. ncbi Elective single embryo transfer versus double embryo transfer in assisted reproduction
    Mohamed Khaled Moustafa
    Dr Erfan and Bagedo General Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:82-7. 2008
    ..In addition, during the 1-year follow-up period, the live birth, clinical pregnancy and multiple pregnancy rates were also similar, and in line with the results of the randomized trial...
  83. ncbi A multiple pregnancy register in the north of England
    Svetlana V Glinianaia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Medical School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Twin Res 5:436-9. 2002
    A regional population-based Multiple Pregnancy Register was established in 1998, with the aim of collecting detailed information on multiple pregnancies to enable research into mortality and morbidity in multiples...
  84. pmc High risk of unexpected late fetal death in monochorionic twins despite intensive ultrasound surveillance: a cohort study
    Olivia Barigye
    Centre for Fetal Care, Queen Charlotte s and Chelsea Hospital, Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 2:e172. 2005
    ..We investigated the residual risk of fetal death after viability in otherwise uncomplicated monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies...
  85. ncbi Elective single-embryo transfer versus double-embryo transfer in in vitro fertilization
    Ann Thurin
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Health of Women and Children, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    N Engl J Med 351:2392-402. 2004
    ..The risks of premature birth and perinatal death are increased after in vitro fertilization. These risks are mainly due to the high incidence of multiple births, which relates to the number of embryos transferred...
  86. ncbi The North of England Multiple Pregnancy Register: five-year results of data collection
    Martin P Ward Platt
    Regional Maternity Survey Office, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:913-8. 2006
    From 1998 the population-based North of England Multiple Pregnancy Register (MPR) has collected data on all multiple pregnancies in the region from the earliest point of ascertainment in the pregnancy...
  87. ncbi Pregnancy and infant outcome of 80 consecutive cord coagulations in complicated monochorionic multiple pregnancies
    Liesbeth Lewi
    UZ Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:782-9. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to document pregnancy and infant outcome after cord coagulation with laser and/or bipolar as a technique for selective feticide in complicated monochorionic multiple pregnancies...
  88. ncbi A comparison of the outcomes between twin and reduced twin pregnancies produced through assisted reproduction
    Chong U Cheang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kiang Wu Hospital, Macau
    Fertil Steril 88:47-52. 2007
    ..To compare the outcome of twin pregnancies, derived from IVF cycles, with and without fetal reduction...
  89. ncbi Significant reduction of twins with single embryo transfer in IVF
    Arne Sunde
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:28-34. 2007
    ..However, the multiple pregnancy rates differ significantly between the two strategies...
  90. ncbi Embryo transfer: one or two?
    Jean Cohen
    Clinique Marignan, 8 Rue de Marignan, 75008 Paris, France
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:644-5. 2006
  91. ncbi Single embryo transfer (set) not only leads to a reduction in twinning rates after IVF/ICSI, but also improves obstetrical and perinatal outcome of singletons
    P De Sutter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185 B 9000 Gent
    Verh K Acad Geneeskd Belg 68:319-27. 2006
    ..Next to a very effective reduction in multiple pregnancy rates, SET indeed seems to be beneficial in terms of pregnancy outcome characteristics in singleton ..
  92. ncbi Pregnancies and live births after trophectoderm biopsy and preimplantation genetic testing of human blastocysts
    Steven J McArthur
    Sydney IVF, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Fertil Steril 84:1628-36. 2005
    ..To compare multiple-cell trophectoderm biopsy for preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) from day-5 blastocysts with previously published experience with day-3 cleavage-stage embryos...
  93. ncbi Naturally conceived twins with monochorionic placentation have the highest risk of fetal loss
    L Sperling
    Department of Fetal, Maternal and Reproductive Medicine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:644-52. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the rate of fetal loss in dichorionic (DC) and monochorionic (MC) twin pregnancies stratified according to zygosity and method of conception...
  94. ncbi [IVF in Sweden--continuous follow-up of children and mothers]
    Orvar Finnström
    Barn och ungdomsmedicinska kliniken, Universitetssjukhuset, Linkoping
    Lakartidningen 103:2301-5. 2006
  95. ncbi Elective transfer of single fresh blastocysts and later transfer of cryostored blastocysts reduces the twin pregnancy rate and can improve the in vitro fertilization live birth rate in younger women
    Michael Henman
    Sydney IVF, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Fertil Steril 84:1620-7. 2005
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  96. ncbi Successful pregnancy achieved by assisted reproductive techniques in a woman with severe congenital bicuspid aortic valve stenosis
    Cemal Tamer Erel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:299-300. 2007
    ..To report a twin pregnancy achieved by assisted reproductive techniques in a woman with severe congenital bicuspid aortic valve stenosis...
  97. ncbi Factors determining early pregnancy loss in singleton and multiple implantations
    M J Lambers
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 22:275-9. 2007
    ..The incidence of first trimester pregnancy loss is much lower in IVF twin pregnancies than in IVF singleton pregnancies. The objective of this study was to determine which embryonic and maternal factors contribute to this finding...
  98. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes of twins after in vitro and spontaneous fertilization
    S J Choi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:49-51. 2006
  99. ncbi Perinatal outcome analysis of twin pregnancies at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Central Clinical Hospital of Ministry of Interior and Administration in Warsaw in the years 2005-2006
    Tatiana Szymborska
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Central Clinical Hospital of Ministry of Interiorand Administration, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 45:S149-51. 2007
    ..By the remaining 57 patients there has been an elective cesarean section in thirty five cases and there has been an urgent indication for cesarean section in twenty two cases...
  100. ncbi The ultrasound estimation of amniotic fluid volume in diamniotic twin pregnancies and prediction of peripartum outcomes
    Everett F Magann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:570.e1-6; discussion 570.e6-8. 2007
    ..To determine ultrasonic estimations of amniotic fluid in diamniotic twins across gestation using the single deepest pocket (SDP) technique and correlate volumes to intrapartum and neonatal outcomes...
  101. ncbi First-trimester bleeding and pregnancy outcome in singletons after assisted reproduction
    Petra De Sutter
    Infertility Centre, University Hospital Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 21:1907-11. 2006
    ..It is unknown whether first-trimester bleeding, if not ending in a spontaneous abortion, negatively influences further pregnancy outcome in ART in singletons...

Research Grants34

  1. Luteal Progesterone Supplementation in Clomiphene Citrate-IUI Cycles
    KARL RICHARD HANSEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RELEVANCE (See instructions): Identifying effective treatements with low multiple pregnancy rates for couples with unexplained infertility is vitally important given the burden of infertility on ..
  2. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORK
    Christos Coutifaris; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Penn concept protocol proposes to address possibly the most burning problem in the clinical practice of IVF: multiple pregnancy. It is hypothesized that a single blastocyst transfer results in a delivery rate similar to double ..
  3. Role of Brg1 in Embryo Development and Pluripotency
    JASON GLENN KNOTT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..technologies (ART) will lead to reduced numbers of embryos transferred per cycle and correspondingly reduced multiple pregnancy rates;and furthermore, proposed studies on the role of Brg1 in early embryos and ES cells have direct ..
  4. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORK
    PETER MCGOVERN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Serious complications of these therapies include multiple pregnancy, ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), and premature delivery (even in singletons)...
  5. OUTCOMES IN SPONTANEOUS & LATROGENIC MULTIPLE PREGNANCY
    Anne Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Numerous maternal and neonatal outcomes will be evaluated to determine if multiple pregnancies conceived with assisted reproduction are at higher risk for adverse outcomes when compared to pregnancies conceived spontaneously. ..
  6. Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in Multiple Pregnancy
    Barbara Luke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The main hypothesis of this proposal is that higher plurality is the predominant factor affecting maternal morbidity and mortality, further potentated by older maternal age and primiparity. ..
  7. Plurality and Contemporary Infant Mortality Risks
    Barbara Luke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The use of assisted reproductive technologies carries a 30-50% risk of resulting in a multiple pregnancy, depending on the medications and techniques used...
  8. INSULIN RESISTANCE IN PCOS--SEQUELAE AND TREATMENT
    RICHARD LEGRO; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Improving insulin action through diet and exercise, with and without weight loss, will result in lowered circulating insulin levels, lowered androgens and increased ovulatory frequency rate in PCOS women. ..
  9. Effect of Continuous vs. Sequential Oral Contraception
    RICHARD LEGRO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Therefore, the risks and benefits of a CCOCP regimen are an important women's health issue that warrant investigation. ..
  10. Endogenous Hormones and Risk of Endometriosis
    Stacey Missmer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Establishment of follow-up among our younger cohort will provide resources for the first prospective study of endometriosis among adolescents. ..
  11. Adolescents at High Risk for Familial Bipolar Disorder
    GWENDOLYN REICH; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Clinical data and DNA will be shared with the scientific community. ..
  12. Role of integrins and activin in granulosa cell growth
    Kutluk Oktay; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cell proliferation and survival will be determined before and after transfection with the dominant-negative mutants. ..
  13. Prenatal Risk Factors for Neuropsychiatric Disease
    Carolyn Salafia; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..My training objectives are directly related to my proposed research, which focuses on the evaluation of the intrauterine environment and how predispositions to ND/NP compromise arise in utero. ..
  14. Oxidative Stress and Oocyte Development
    CATHERINE COMBELLES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These findings will enhance our ability to detect and produce oocytes of optimal quality, thereby providing critical foundations for the improvement of female reproductive health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Epidemiologic Study of Placental Abruption
    Cande Ananth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It will also add substantial new evidence for associations of several genetic thrombophilias and abruption risk. ..
  16. Impact of adolescent pregnancy on nutritional status
    Joanne Katz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Measures of nutritional status at birth include weight, length, head, chest and mid upper arm circumference. Growth of these infants through 6 months of age will also be examined, as will hemoglobin and serum retinol at 3 months of age. ..
  17. THE MAJOR ANGIOGENIC FACTORS IN PLACENTAL ANGIOGENESIS
    Lawrence Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. OVARY-SELECTIVE KNOCKOUT OF IGF-I
    Eli Adashi; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  19. Nutrition, Fetal Growth, and Placental Angiogenesis
    Lawrence P Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. OVARY SELECTIVE GENES: CRITICAL OVARIAN REGULATORS
    Eli Adashi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Insight derived from this investigation may contribute to novel strategies for the promotion of fertility or its control. ..
  21. UTAH WRHR CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER
    Eli Adashi; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Maternal HIV: Intervention to Assist Disclosure to Children
    Debra Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Few interventions, other than for prevention or medication adherence, are available for women living with HIV;this study will evaluate an intervention that will help HIV-positive mothers deal with a serious family issue. ..
  23. MOLECULAR PHARMACOLOGY OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS
    Keith Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Mechanisms of myometrial healing and regeneration
    Catalin Buhimschi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  25. A prospective study of diet and endometriosis
    Stacey Missmer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These analyses will be the first to evaluate the relation between these dietary factors and this important and understudied cause of morbidity among premenopausal women. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. MEDICATION ADHERENCE INTERVENTION FOR HIV+ PERSONS
    Debra Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  27. Pathophysiology of HTLV-I and HTLV-II Infection
    Edward Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Blood will be collected from all subjects, and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and cerebrospinal fluid from subsets with disease, for studies of HTLV virology and immunology. ..
  28. Inhibin/Activin Family in Human Cranifocial Development
    Geralyn Messerlian; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Risk factors for medically indicated preterm birth in a Latin American population
    CLAUDIO GERARDO SOSA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long-term goal of this research program is to develop intervention strategies that are based on the risk factors identified in the proposed study resulting in decreased morbidity and mortality. ..
  30. Adolescent Outcomes of <1000 gram Birth Weight Children
    Maureen Hack; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our data will also provide important information needed for the planning and provision of services for ELBW children who survive neonatal intensive care. ..
  31. XI International Conference on Human Retrovirology: HTLV
    Edward Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  32. MIDCAREER AWARD IN PATIENT ORIENTED OBSTETRIC RESEARCH
    Dwight Rouse; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, the effectiveness of an intervention (how it would perform under conditions of actual clinical practice) is an attribute that, in many situations, is as important as its efficacy (how it performs under ideal conditions). ..
  33. CHLORHEXIDINE IRRIGATION TO PREVENT INFECTION
    Dwight Rouse; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....