Genomes and Genes
maternal fetal relations
Summary: The bond or lack thereof between a pregnant woman and her FETUS.
Publications136 found, 100 shown here
- Court-ordered obstetrical intervention and the rights of a pregnant womanDilan Thampapillai
J Law Med 12:455-61. 2005..The article argues that though the case against intervention is extremely strong, court-ordered obstetrical interventions should still be possible in extreme cases...
- Abortion, the right to life, and dependenceTimothy Hall
Department of Philosophy, Oberlin College, USA
Soc Theory Pract 31:405-29. 2005
- Does offering and performing prenatal screening influence women's attachment to their unborn child? A longitudinal randomized controlled trialJohanna H Kleinveld
EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
Prenat Diagn 27:757-64. 2007..The question addressed was: Does offering prenatal screening and receiving a negative screening outcome influence women's attachment to their unborn child?..
- Abortion, autonomy, and control over one's bodyJohn Martin Fischer
Philosophy, University of California, Riverside, USA
Soc Philos Policy 20:286-306. 2003
- The maternal self in pregnant women undergoing maternal serum screeningHsien Hsien Chiang
Department and Institute of Nursing, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
J Clin Nurs 16:1180-5. 2007..Much has been written about the anxiety of pregnant women undergoing maternal serum screening, but little has focused on the maternal self...
- Depression and anxiety during pregnancy: a risk factor for obstetric, fetal and neonatal outcome? A critical review of the literatureJudith Alder
Women s University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:189-209. 2007..Our aim was to critically review studies assessing maternal anxiety and depression during pregnancy and their impact on obstetric, fetal and neonatal outcome...
- Fetal auditory responses to external sounds and mother's heart beat: detection improved by Independent Component AnalysisCamillo Porcaro
AFaR, Center of Medical Statistics and Information Technology, Department of Neuroscience, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Isola Tiberina, Rome, Italy
Brain Res 1101:51-8. 2006....
- Threat appraisal, coping, and emotions across pregnancy subsequent to perinatal lossDenise Côté-Arsenault
School of Nursing, University of Rochester, New York 13104, USA
Nurs Res 56:108-16. 2007..Women have reported fluctuating emotions in response to events in their subsequent pregnancies, but these pregnancies have not been studied longitudinally...
- Double binding, abusive intimate partner relationships, and pregnancyKristin F Lutz
School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, Clinical Sciences Center, Wisconsin 53792 2455, USA
Can J Nurs Res 38:118-34. 2006..They offer suggestions regarding clinical practice and research to further develop appropriate interventions incorporating this construct...
- Inviting sexLaura Waddell Ekstrom
College of William and Mary, USA
Public Aff Q 18:187-204. 2004
- Maternal role transition experiences of women hospitalized with PROM: a phenomenological studyPei Fan Mu
Institute of Clinical Nursing, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Int J Nurs Stud 41:825-32. 2004..The results provide a scientific basis for empowering nurses to assist with maternal role transition in high-risk pregnancies in a more sensitive and effective manner...
- Abortion rights after South DakotaEileen McDonagh
Northeastern University, USA
Free Inq 26:34-8. 2006
- When parental autonomy clashes with a child's interest in the advances of science: the case for the future of court-ordered gene therapyAmy R Applebaum
Wayne Law Rev 48:1543-59. 2003
- The moving face of the fetus-the changing face of medicineG Gorincour
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:979-80. 2006
- Effect of Taegyo-focused prenatal education on maternal-fetal attachment and self-efficacy related to childbirthSoonBok Chang
College of Nursing, Yonsei University
Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 34:1409-15. 2004..To examine the effect of Taegyo-focused prenatal classes on maternal-fetal attachment and self-efficacy related to childbirth...
- Preexamination and postexamination assessment of parental-fetal bonding in patients undergoing 3-/4-dimensional obstetric ultrasonographyDolores H Pretorius
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037 USA
J Ultrasound Med 25:1411-21. 2006..The purpose of this study was to determine whether there is a change in parental bonding and couples' attitudes toward their fetus after undergoing 3-/4-dimensional ultrasonography (3D/4DUS)...
- Stress in pregnancy and infant HPA axis function: conceptual and methodological issues relating to the use of salivary cortisol as an outcome measureKerry Ann Egliston
Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hospital Road, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1-13. 2007..Research in this area has been constrained by a number of measurement challenges unique to the assessment of cortisol in infants. This paper discusses these challenges with a view to stimulating further research in the area...
- Toward a pluralistic account of parenthoodTim Bayne
Department of Philosophy, Macquarie Univesity, North Ryde, NSW 2109, Australia
Bioethics 17:221-42. 2003....
- [Perinatal depression--recent topics]Tadaharu Okano
Centre for Health, Mie University
Nihon Rinsho 65:1689-93. 2007..Controlled psychological trials for postnatal depression have shown the benefit of involving health professionals. Multidisciplinary specialist teams in mother and baby units have been an important role in perinatal psychiatric care...
- Rights of and duties to non-consenting patients--informed refusal in the developing worldLouis Jacques van Bogaert
Dev World Bioeth 6:13-22. 2006..The fact that, in practice, it is not implemented illustrates the well-known difficulty of applying Western bioethical principles in real life in the developing world...
- An ethics ensemble: abortion, Thomson, Finnis and the case of the violin-playerMelanie Williams
University of Swansea, Department of Law, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
Ratio Juris 17:381-97. 2004....
- Throwing the baby out with the bathwater? Moral status and rights-based moral obligationsJanet Malek
Brody School of Medicine, 2S 17 Brody Medical Science Building, Greenville, NC 27701, USA
Am J Bioeth 8:46-7; discussion W4-6. 2008
- The potential influence of maternal stress hormones on development and mental health of the offspringMarta Weinstock
Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Hebrew University Medical Centre Jerusalem, Israel
Brain Behav Immun 19:296-308. 2005..Excess amounts of CRH and cortisol reaching the human fetal brain during periods of chronic maternal stress could alter personality and predispose to attention deficits and depressive illness through changes in neurotransmitter activity...
- Pregnant women's cognitive concept concerning their unborn prior to prenatal diagnosisI Kowalcek
Medical University of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Lubeck, Germany
Fetal Diagn Ther 24:22-8. 2008..We examined pregnant women's expectations concerning their unborn babies prior to prenatal diagnosis and also the possible correlations with emotional characteristics such as anxiety and depression...
- Altered uterine perfusion is involved in fetal outcome of diabetic ratsS Zabihi
Department of Medical Cell Biology, Box 571, Husargatan 3, Uppsala University, SE 751 23 Uppsala, Sweden
Placenta 29:413-21. 2008..Maternal diabetes causes decreased expression of anti-oxidative enzymes and enhanced angiogenesis in the offspring in rats...
- Psychoneuroendocrine processes in human pregnancy influence fetal development and healthPathik D Wadhwa
Behavioral Perinatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 92697 4260, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:724-43. 2005..A description of this body of work is followed by the elucidation of questions for further research and a discussion of implications for life-span development and health...
- Allostatic load and failure to progressGene Cranston Anderson
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 37:2-3; author reply 3. 2008
- Longitudinal study of the maternal insulin-like growth factor system before, during and after pregnancy in relation to fetal and infant weightH Olausson
Department of Biomedicine and Surgery, Division of Nutrition, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Horm Res 69:99-106. 2008..The maternal insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system is considered to be involved in fetal growth regulation. However, available data linking this system to fetal growth are contradictory and incomplete...
- Two moral strategies regarding abortionKeith Allen Korcz
J Soc Philos 33:581-605. 2002
- Severity of drug use, initiation of prenatal care, and maternal-fetal attachment in pregnant marijuana and cocaine/heroin usersCarol Shieh
Department of Environments for Health in Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis 46202 5107, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:499-508. 2006..To compare the severity of drug use, initiation of prenatal care, and maternal-fetal attachment between pregnant marijuana and cocaine/heroin users...
- The negative impact of maternal bulimic symptoms on parenting behaviorBeatrice Pui yee Lai
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hongkong SAR, People s Republic of China
J Psychosom Res 65:181-9. 2008..This longitudinal study examined the negative impact of postnatal bulimic symptoms on parenting behavior...
- Creation and abortion: a reply to HallHarry S Silverstein
J Soc Philos 35:493-505. 2004
- Dilemmas in fetal medicine: premature application of technology or responding to women's choice?Clare Williams
School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, UK
Sociol Health Illn 28:1-20. 2006..More widespread debate about such potential dilemmas needs to take place before, rather than following their introduction...
- Adoption, ART, and a re-conception of the maternal body: toward embodied maternitySarah Vaughan Brakman
Hypatia 21:54-73. 2006..Instead of universalizing claims about the maternal body, embodied maternity looks to communicable experiences and empathetic understanding...
- Gestational diabetes, atopic dermatitis, and allergen sensitization in early childhoodRajesh Kumar
Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill 60614, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:1031-8.e1-4. 2009..The relationship between the prenatal environment, maternal-fetal interaction, and allergic disease in the offspring remains understudied...
- Possible role of human leukocyte antigen-G molecules in human oocyte/embryo secretomeRoberta Rizzo
Department of Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
Hum Immunol 70:970-5. 2009..A focus on the possible role of HLA-G in oocyte/embryo context will be developed in this review. In addition, the possible use of HLA-G in assisted reproductive technology will be treated...
- The genetics of feto-placental development: a study of acid phosphatase locus 1 and adenosine deaminase polymorphisms in a consecutive series of newborn infantsFulvia Gloria-Bottini
Department of Biopathology and Imaging Diagnostics, Division of Human Population Biopathology and Environmental Pathology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Reprod Biol Endocrinol 6:38. 2008..Deviation from a balanced development of the feto-placental unit has been found to be associated with perinatal morbidity and mortality and with cardiovascular diseases in adulthood...
- The neuroplastic maternal brainCraig Howard Kinsley
Department of Psychology, Center for Neuroscience, B 326 328, Gottwald Science Center, 116 Richmond Hall, University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia 23173, USA
Horm Behav 54:1-4. 2008
- Maternal activating KIRs protect against human reproductive failure mediated by fetal HLA-C2Susan E Hiby
Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
J Clin Invest 120:4102-10. 2010..These findings highlight the complexity and central importance of specific combinations of activating KIR and HLA-C in maternal-fetal immune interactions that determine reproductive success...
- Perspectives of mothers with substance use problems on father involvementRobin E Gearing
1Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, USA
Can J Clin Pharmacol 15:e99-107. 2008..To date, little research has focused on the implications, meaning and experiences of father involvement on mothers with substance use problems...
- [A subsequent pregnancy after a termination of pregnancy because of fetal anomaly--all forgotten and a new beginning?]Melanie Wollenschein
Gynäkologische Psychosomatik, Universitätsfrauenklinik Bonn
Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 56:741-57. 2007..If symptoms of distress are persisting there is an indication for additional care. The intention is to release the patient and to support a sound relationship between mother and child...
- Maternal immune activation alters fetal brain development through interleukin-6Stephen E P Smith
Biology Division, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
J Neurosci 27:10695-702. 2007....
- Enhancement of developmental toxicity effects of chemicals by gestational stress. A reviewKarin S Hougaard
Laboratory National Research Centre for the Working Environment, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:425-45. 2007..Interactive response seems to depend on stressor severity and timing of chemical exposure relative to maternal stress which should be further scrutinized...
- Refusal of treatment in obstetrics - A maternal-fetal conflictIris Ohel
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:612-5. 2009..The present study was aimed at characterising patients refusing medical treatment during pregnancy and delivery, and to examine whether refusal of treatment in obstetrics is associated with adverse perinatal outcome...
- The embryo's cystatin C and F expression functions as a protective mechanism against the maternal proteinase cathepsin S in miceD M Baston-Buest
Department of OB GYN and REI UniKiD Department for Hematology, Oncology and Clinical Immunology Institute for Transplantation Diagnostics and Cell Therapeutics, Medical Center University of Dusseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
Reproduction 139:741-8. 2010..Additionally, the observed decrease in CD3(+) cells leads to the hypothesis that cells of the cytotoxic T-cell group are down-regulated in the decidua to support the implantation and ensure the survival of the embryo...
- Maternal-fetal attachment: an integrative reviewBarbara L Cannella
College of Nursing, Rutgers University, 180 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
J Adv Nurs 50:60-8. 2005....
- The role of responsibility in gynecological oncologyElio Sgreccia
Institute of Bioethics, School of Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Hearth, Rome, Italy
Linacre Q 70:183-94. 2003
- Women's views of pregnancy ultrasound: a systematic reviewJo Garcia
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Health Sciences, Oxford University, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
Birth 29:225-50. 2002..A review of women's views of ultrasound was commissioned as part of a larger study of the clinical and economic aspects of routine antenatal ultrasound use...
- Effects of ultrasound on maternal-fetal bonding: a comparison of two- and three-dimensional imagingE K Ji
Department of Radiology, CHA General Hospital, Pochon CHA University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:473-7. 2005..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of two-dimensional (2DUS) compared to three-dimensional ultrasound (3DUS) imaging on the maternal-fetal bonding process...
- Successful non-T-cell-depleted HLA-haploidentical 3-loci mismatched bone marrow transplantationShigeki Yagyu
Department of Pediatrics, Kyoto City Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
Eur J Haematol 74:529-32. 2005..Our case suggests that non-TCD HLA-haploidentical 3-loci mismatched BMT can be safely performed from mother to offspring even when feto-maternal microchimerism is barely detectable with the current detection procedure...
- Relationship between maternal nutrient intakes in early and late pregnancy and infants weight and proportions at birth: prospective cohort studyA J Langley-Evans
Division of Health and Life Sciences, University College Northampton, Boughton Green Road, Northampton NN2 7AL, United Kingdom
J R Soc Promot Health 123:210-6. 2003..These data suggest that reported associations between low weight, thinness or greater head circumference at birth and disease in later life are not attributable to the effects of maternal undernutrition...
- [A check list makes ethical decisions in care of premature infants easier]Tore Nilstun
Avdelningen för medicinsk etik, Lunds universitet
Lakartidningen 100:2046-9. 2003
- The natural history of maternal immunization against foetal platelet alloantigensH Ohto
Division of Blood Transfusion and Transplantation Immunology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Hikariga oka, Fukushima City, Fukushima 960 1295, Japan
Transfus Med 14:399-408. 2004..No cases of intracranial bleeding or death due to FMAIT were recorded. Generalized purpura due to FMAIT occurs in one in 9359 (95% CI: 1 in 77 519-1 in 2591) pregnancies solely because of HPA-4b incompatibility...
- Effect of different degrees of glucose intolerance on maternal and perinatal outcomesAydan Biri
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:473-8. 2009..To evaluate the effect of markedly elevated 50-g glucose loading test (GLT) (>or=200 mg/dL) and equivocal 100-g GLT (one abnormal value) results on maternal and perinatal outcomes...
- Maternal glucocorticoid deficit affects hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal function and behavior of rat offspringJennifer Slone Wilcoxon
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, The Asher Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Horm Behav 51:321-7. 2007....
- Maternal mood scores in mid-pregnancy are related to aspects of neonatal immune functionEugen Mattes
Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, P O Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
Brain Behav Immun 23:380-8. 2009..Although there are recognised associations between psychological and immune function, the effects of maternal depressive symptoms on fetal immune development have not been investigated...
- Interferons and the maternal-conceptus dialog in mammalsR Michael Roberts
Department of Animal Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
Semin Cell Dev Biol 19:170-7. 2008..Conceivably, disparate signaling mechanisms trigger common downstream events necessary to secure a successful pregnancy...
- Reply to Tonti-Filippini on "Gestating the embryos of others"John Berkman
School of Theology and Religious Studies, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
Natl Cathol Bioeth Q 3:660-4. 2003
- Crack babies and the Constitution: ruminations about addicted pregnant women after Ferguson v. City of CharlestonEllen Marrus
Clinical Legal Foundation, University of Houston Law Center, USA
Villanova Law Rev 47:299-340. 2002
- Workshop report on the extraction of foetal DNA from maternal plasmaTobias J Legler
Department of Transfusion Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
Prenat Diagn 27:824-9. 2007..To evaluate different manual and automated DNA extraction methods with a view to developing standards, an International Workshop was performed...
- Viewing the fetus following termination of pregnancy for fetal anomalyEileen P Sloan
Maternal Infant Mental Health Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 37:395-404. 2008..To determine what evidence exists to support the practice of viewing the deceased fetus by women terminating pregnancy for fetal anomalies...
- Allostasis: a theoretical framework for understanding and evaluating perinatal health outcomesMaureen Shannon
Department of Family Health Care Nursing, Women s HIV Program, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:125-34. 2007..To explore the theory of allostasis within the context of childbearing women's perceptions or experiences of stress and perinatal health outcomes...
- ADHD deficit as measured in adolescent boys with a continuous performance task is related to antenatal maternal anxietyBea R H Van den Bergh
Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Pediatr Res 59:78-82. 2006....
- Ensuring a stillborn: the ethics of fetal lethal injection in late abortionJ C Callahan
University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
J Clin Ethics 6:254-63. 1995..While basing moral arguments on society's moral failures places ethicists in an uncomfortable position, it is harder to ignore the realities of life that suggest that children should be born only to those prepared to accommodate them...
- A volumetric analysis of the brain and hippocampus of rats rendered perinatal hypothyroidMasashi Hasegawa
Division of Psychology, Graduate School of Letters, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060 0810, Japan
Neurosci Lett 479:240-4. 2010..These results indicate that perinatal hypothyroidism minimizes the brain as a whole, but does not minimize the hippocampus in particular...
- [Teenage pregnancy as a risk factor for fetal abuse]Ruth Yesica Ramos Gutiérrez
División de Pediatría, Nuevo Hospital Civil de Guadalajara Dr Juan I Menchaca, Mexico
Ginecol Obstet Mex 77:311-6. 2009..To identify if pregnancy in adolescence is a risk factor for fetal abuse...
- The concept of fetal rightsCarl Wellman
Department of Philosophy, Washington University, Campus Box 1073, One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
Law Philos 21:65-93. 2002
- Maternal thyroid function during early pregnancy and cognitive functioning in early childhood: the generation R studyJens Henrichs
The Generation R Study, Erasmus Medical University Center, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4227-34. 2010..Thyroid hormones are essential for neurodevelopment from early pregnancy onward. Yet population-based data on the association between maternal thyroid function in early pregnancy and children's cognitive development are sparse...
- Maternal thyroid hormone: a strong repressor of neuronal nitric oxide synthase in rat embryonic neocortexRohit Anthony Sinha
Department of Endocrinology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli Road, Lucknow 226 014, India
Endocrinology 149:4396-401. 2008..Results combined, put forth nNOS as a novel target of maternal TH action in embryonic neocortex, and underscore the importance of prenatal screening and timely rectification of maternal TH insufficiency, even of a moderate degree...
- The effects of Qi exercise on maternal/fetal interaction and maternal well-being during pregnancyEun Sun Ji
College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 39:310-8. 2010..To investigate the effects of Qi exercise on maternal outcomes during pregnancy...
- Analysis of factors influencing the ultrasonic fetal weight estimationIvo Markus Heer
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, University Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Fetal Diagn Ther 23:204-10. 2008..The aim of our study was the evaluation of sonographic fetal weight estimation taking into consideration 9 of the most important factors of influence on the precision of the estimation...
- Maternal dietary choline deficiency alters angiogenesis in fetal mouse hippocampusMihai G Mehedint
University of North Carolina Nutrition Research Institute at Kannapolis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kannapolis, NC 28081, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:12834-9. 2010..01). We conclude that maternal dietary choline intake alters angiogenesis in the developing fetal hippocampus...
- MSJAMA. The maternal-fetal relationshipJane van Dis
JAMA 289:1696. 2003
- MSJAMA. Seeing the fetus: the role of technology and image in the maternal-fetal relationshipNathan Stormer
University of Maine, Orono, USA
JAMA 289:1700. 2003
- Fetal mechanisms in neurodevelopmental disordersSusan L Connors
Department of Neurology and Developmental Medicine, Kennedy Krieger Institute, 707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Pediatr Neurol 38:163-76. 2008..This research emphasizes the diversity of such prenatal mechanisms and the need to expand our understanding of how, when altered, they may lead to disordered development, the signs of which may not appear until long after birth...
- A comparison of pregnancy health practices of women in inner-city and small urban communitiesKelly Lindgren
University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Nursing, Clinical Sciences Center, 53792 2455, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:313-21. 2003..To examine whether the relationships among pregnancy health practices, maternal-fetal attachment, and prenatal depression differ between women living in the inner city and women living in a smaller urban community...
- [Anxiety and coping strategies of pregnant women and infant development in the context of prenatal ultrasound diagnostics]Karl Heinz Brisch
Abt Pädiatrische Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Kinderklinik und Poliklinik, Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen
Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 56:795-808. 2007..The possible impact of these results on fetal and infant development is discussed...
- Prenatal origins of temperamental reactivity in early infancyJanet A Dipietro
Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4531, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Early Hum Dev 84:569-75. 2008..Temperament theory has long considered individual differences in reactivity and regulation to be present at birth. Recent evidence suggests that such differences may be present prenatally and moderated by maternal emotionality...
- Ethical issues and addictionBinta Lambert
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
J Addict Dis 29:164-74. 2010..The ethical dilemma arises from competing autonomy-based and beneficence-based obligations to the maternal-fetal dyad. This chapter explores the ethics-based conflicts in the delivery of health care to drug abusing pregnant women...
- Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA): from the maternal-foetal dyad to the complementary feeding periodCarlo Agostoni
Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, University of Milan, Via della Commenda 9, Milan, Italy
Early Hum Dev 86:3-6. 2010..Nevertheless, DHA supplementation during the complementary feeding period seems to be effective in improving neurofunctional and visual performance...
- Maternal-fetal surgery: the fallacy of abstraction and the problem of equipoiseA D Lyerly
The Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Health Care Anal 9:151-65. 2001..After delineating challenges and possibilities for equipoise in MFS research, we conclude with a suggestion for avoiding the fallacy of abstraction and achieving equipoise so that research on MFS may be ethically conducted...
- Ethic, medical and legal reflections about the fetal protection by a pregnant woman suffering, in comorbidity, from HIV infectionNunzia Cannovo
Department of Public Medicine and Social Safety Legal Medicine Sector, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:593-4. 2010..The Authors face the moral and professional dilemma of honouring a woman's intentions, or persuading her to interrupt her pregnancy to prevent damage to her health...
- Reproductive development and parental investment during pregnancy: moderating influence of mother's early environmentDavid A Coall
Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland
Am J Hum Biol 22:143-53. 2010..Our data suggest that the moderating influence of the childhood psychosocial environment on the association between age at menarche and parental investment throughout gestation operates in a dose-dependent manner...
- Antenatal depression and maternal-fetal attachmentShuji Honjo
Nagoya University Center for Developmental Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry, Nagoya, Japan
Psychopathology 36:304-11. 2003..This study, however, was designed to evaluate the maternal-fetal relationship in the first and second trimesters, being the first one to address this issue in these early stages...
- The morality of induced delivery of the anencephalic fetus prior to viabilityJ L Walsh
Faculty of Theology, University of St Michael s College, Toronto
Kennedy Inst Ethics J 3:357-69. 1993....
- Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the maternal antenatal attachment scaleJohan C H van Bussel
Institute of Family and Sexuality Sciences, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
Arch Womens Ment Health 13:267-77. 2010..Overall, our findings suggest that the Dutch version of the Maternal Antenatal Attachment Scale is a reliable and valid measure of the early emotional tie between a pregnant woman and her unborn child...
- Relationship between parental knowledge of fetal gender and newborns' birthweight among Jordanian familiesNemeh Al-Akour
School of Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
Int J Nurs Pract 15:105-11. 2009..Identifying sociocultural factors that might be linked to the gender preference could improve mothers' and their newborns' well-beings. Nurses have to be aware of the consequences of gender preference such as low birthweight...
- Sex differences in fetal growth responses to maternal height and weightMichelle Lampl
Department of Anthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Hum Biol 22:431-43. 2010..01). Sex differences in response to maternal size are under-appreciated sources of variation in fetal growth studies and may reflect differential growth strategies...
- Information for better or for worse: interviews with parents when their foetus was found to have choroid plexus cysts at a routine second trimester ultrasoundAnna Karin Larsson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Lund, Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:48-57. 2009..Some written information was also requested. It is of utmost importance that the staff use the same terminology and the correct name of the soft marker to the parents...
- Study on maternal consciousness among Nepalese mothers in Kathmandu, NepalS Yufune
Department of Nursing, Sonoda Women s University, Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan
Nepal Med Coll J 10:151-4. 2008..Compared with other population groups, Dalits had higher level of positive feelings about giving a child birth, childcare and self-sacrifice for the shake of children...
- Perinatal folate-related exposures and risk of psychotic symptoms in the ALSPAC birth cohortB Glaser
The MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
Schizophr Res 120:177-83. 2010..Our study examines the relationships between multiple determinants of perinatal folate-status and development of psychotic experiences in adolescence...
- Women, ectogenesis and ethical theoryL Cannold
Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3063, Australia
J Appl Philos 12:55-64. 1995..It is argued that the need for ethical relevance requires the views of ethicists to move closer to those of women...
- Ethnographic insights regarding the "social role" and "moral status" of the fetus as "patient": comparing developed (United States & Sweden) and developing (India) countriesCatherine Myser
Bioethics By and For the People, Cross Cultural and International Partnerships for Democratic Bioethics, 467 Vermont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94707, USA
Am J Bioeth 8:50-2; discussion W4-6. 2008
- Imprinting and extraembryonic tissues-mom takes controlKamelia Miri
Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Int Rev Cell Mol Biol 276:215-62. 2009....
- A literature update on maternal-fetal attachmentJeanne L Alhusen
School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 37:315-28. 2008..To critically review and synthesize original research published since 2000 designed to measure factors that influence maternal-fetal attachment...
- Antenatal mental representations about the child and mother-infant interaction at three months post partumLeonhard Thun-Hohenstein
Institute for Research and Education in Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry KNIFFF, Moosstr 122e, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:9-19. 2008..To study the predictive value of antenatal maternal mental representations about the child for mother-infant interaction at three months after birth...
- The embryo rescue debate: impregnating women, ectogenesis, and restoration from suspended animationNicholas Tonti-Filippini
Department of Philosophy, University of Melbourne, Australia
Natl Cathol Bioeth Q 3:111-37. 2003
- Is there a fetal origin of depression? Evidence from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomesRosa Alati
School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
Am J Epidemiol 165:575-82. 2007..Further research is needed to better understand the mechanisms underlying the association...
- From the dead to the unborn: is there an ethical duty to save life?Daniel Sperling
Faculty of Law and the Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Canada
Med Law 23:567-85. 2004..I strengthen my argument by applying ethics of care, and by analyzing the practical conclusion I arrived at from a religious perspective...
- Conflicting perceptions of the fetus: person, patient, 'nobody', commodity?C Williams
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
New Genet Soc 20:225-38. 2001..This paper illustrates how sensitive health-care staff will need to be if they are indeed to respond to, rather than shape, women's constructions of their fetus...
- Feminists on the inalienability of human embryosCarolyn McLeod
Hypatia 21:1-14. 2006..Overall, feminists should avoid claims about embryos' being inalienable to persons in arguments for or against the commodification of human embryos...
- FETAL NEUROBEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT & POSTNATAL CONTINUITYJANET DI PIETRO; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Specific role of FGF8 and FGF17 in cortical patterningJennifer Wilcoxon; Fiscal Year: 2007..Findings should help identify interactions between telencephalic Fgf8 and some of the transcription factors implicated in area patterning. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Relationship between diet and sex of offspringRobert Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Fetal Biology and Therapy Training ProgramAlan Flake; Fiscal Year: 2008..Penn Graduate School and IHGT. This request is made for 2 Trainee slots in year 1, 3 Trainee slots in year 2, and 4 Trainee slots each year thereafter. ..
- Strategies for prenatal stem cell transplantationAlan W Flake; Fiscal Year: 2010..The ultimate goal of these studies is to develop safe and effective strategies that can be translated to the in utero treatment of a broad range of human genetic hematologic disorders including Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia. ..
- PRENATAL STRATEGIES FOR TREATMENT OF HEMOGLOBINOPATHIESAlan Flake; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Transcription Factors in Trophectoderm DifferentiationRobert Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2007..The studies are expected to reveal mechanisms underpinning the transition of embryonic stem cells to trophectoderm, a developmental event that immediately precedes implantation and a time when expression of hCG begins. ..
- Fetal Stromal Progenitor CellsAlan Flake; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Developmental Outcomes of Prenatal Exposure to MDMA ('E*Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- PHYSIOLOGICAL STRESS REACTIVITY AND PREGNANCY OUTCOMESPathik Wadhwa; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- INTERACTION BETWEEN BLASTOCYST AND UTERINE ENDOMETRIUMROBERT MICHAEL ROBERTS; Fiscal Year: 2010..Together these studies are expected to provide information on two key events in early pregnancy, the formation of an early placenta and immediate maternal responses to the presence of a tiny embryo attaching to her uterine wall. ..
- STRESS BIOLOGY, RACE/ETHNICITY & INFECTION IN PREGNANCYPathik Wadhwa; Fiscal Year: 2006..g., the ex-vivo immune challenge methodology) to identify women who are at heightened risk for infection and infection-related preterm birth, thereby improving obstetric risk assessment. ..