|Present||Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Baystate Health|
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Springfield, MA 01199
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Association of gestational weight gain with cesarean delivery rate after labor induction All Scholarly Works (2011)
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association of gestational weight gain with the cesarean delivery (CD) rate in term women undergoing induction of labor (IOL). STUDY DESIGN: This is a retrospective cohort study of 2,495 consecutive term ...
The use of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in a patient with H1N1 pneumonia All Scholarly Works (2011)
A 32-year-old multigravida was admitted at 33.9 weeks with respiratory distress. Community-acquired pneumonia was suspected and antimicrobial treatment initiated with ceftriaxone sodium and azithromycin. However, despite these therapies her respiratory status deteriorated. She was subsequently ...
Accuracy of fetal fibronectin to predict preterm birth in twin gestations with symptoms of labor. All Scholarly Works (2007)
OBJECTIVE: To investigate accuracy of fetal fibronectin testing to predict preterm birth in twin gestations with symptoms of preterm labor. METHODS: We reviewed charts of all patients with twin gestations who underwent fetal fibronectin testing ...
Antenatal necrotic injury in severe twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. A case and review. All Scholarly Works (2004)
A case of twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) was associated with ischemic injury of the left leg of the recipient twin. Five reduction amniocenteses were performed between 17 6/7 and 23 3/7 weeks followed by fetoscopic ...
Limited prognostic value of a staging system for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. All Scholarly Works (2004)
OBJECTIVE: Severe twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) is usually classified according to a staging system (I-V) based on ultrasonographic findings of polyhydramnios in the recipient, oligohydramnios in the donor, the presence or absence of the donor'
Influence of embryo transfer depth on in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer outcomes. All Scholarly Works (2004)
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the influence of transfer distance from the fundus (TDF) on clinical pregnancy rate (PR) and ectopic pregnancy rate. DESIGN: Retrospective cohort. Between January 2000 and December 2001, 699 ultrasound (US)-guided embryo transfer
Concentrations of serum total activin A and inhibin A in preterm and term labor patients: a cross-sectional study. All Scholarly Works (2003)
OBJECTIVE: To compare maternal serum levels of total activin A and inhibin A in preterm and term patients who are in labor or not in labor. METHODS: A cross-sectional study compared activin A and inhibin ...