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Research & Reviews  863 results

Socioeconomic inequalities in birth outcomes: An 11-year analysis in Colombia.
PloS One; Guarnizo-Herreño CC, Torres G et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - To examine socioeconomic inequalities in birth outcomes among infants born between 2008 and 2018 and assessed trends in inequalities during that period in Colombia, a middle-income country with high levels of inequality emerging from a long intern...

The Cumulative Risk of Prenatal Exposures to Chemical and Non-Chemical Stressors on Bir...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Gokoel AR, Shankar A et. al.

Jul 25th, 2021 - The cumulative exposure to chemical and non-chemical stressors may have an impact on birth outcomes. The aim of this study is to examine the cumulative exposure of a mixture of chemicals (mercury, lead, selenium and tin) and non-chemical stressors...

Association between antenatal corticosteroid use and perinatal mortality among preterm ...
PloS One; Mwita S, Konje E et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - The primary aims of this study were to investigate if exposure to antenatal corticosteroids (ACS) was associated with lower rates of perinatal mortality (primary outcome) and other adverse perinatal outcomes (i.e., stillbirth, early neonatal morta...

Development and validation of a risk score for predicting postoperative delirium after ...
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia; Li GH, Zhao L et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To develop and validate a simple delirium-predicting scoring system in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery by incorporating preoperative risk factors and intraoperative surgical Apgar score (SAS). Observational retrospective cohort study. ...

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Guidelines  3 results

The Apgar Score.
Pediatrics ,

Sep 30th, 2015 - The Apgar score provides an accepted and convenient method for reporting the status of the newborn infant immediately after birth and the response to resuscitation if needed. The Apgar score alone cannot be considered as evidence of, or a conseque...

Management issues for women with epilepsy-Focus on pregnancy (an evidence-based review)...
Epilepsia Harden CL, Meador KJ et. al.

Jun 10th, 2009 - A committee assembled by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) reassessed the evidence related to the care of women with epilepsy (WWE) during pregnancy, including antiepileptic drug (AED) teratogenicity and adverse perinatal outcomes. It is hig...

Practice parameter update: management issues for women with epilepsy--focus on pregnanc...
Neurology Harden CL, Meador KJ et. al.

Apr 29th, 2009 - To reassess the evidence for management issues related to the care of women with epilepsy (WWE) during pregnancy. Systematic review of relevant articles published between January 1985 and June 2007. It is highly probable that intrauterine first-tr...

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  24 results

Metabolomic Profile of Urine Samples From Neonates Fed With Breast Milk and an Infant Formula Enriched With Synbiotics

Mar 10th, 2020 - Normal full-term infants aged 0-28 days, from singlet pregnancy, born by vaginal delivery or by caesarian section, with Apgar score >7 in the 1st and 5th minute, not requiring resuscitation during delivery, and with a normal intrauterine growth, i...

Reduce Stigma and Improve Treatment Adherence in HIV+ Pregnant Women

Feb 5th, 2020 - To be completed by University of Botswana Research team: The investigators will sample from the Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) at Princess Marina Hospital IDCC. Newly-diagnosed pregnant HIV+ women are referred to OB care at Ministry o...

Effect of Vitamin D Intake in Pregnancy to Prevent Recurrence of Gestational Diabetes

Oct 9th, 2018 - it is a prospective randomized controlled study to determined the effect of vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy in reducing the incidence of gestational diabetes recurrence. it will be conducted at the department of obstetrics and gynecology ka...

The Treatment of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia by Intratracheal Instillation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Sep 25th, 2018 - This is a Phase 1 clinical trial that constitues two points cohorts with 100 participants per cohort who will receive instillation dose of mesenchymal stem cells-25 million cells/kg,with ventilation after 14 days.And the placebol will be 0.9% sodi...

Prediction of Preeclampsia by Comprehensive Markers.

Sep 11th, 2018 - The prospective multi-center observational study aimed to recruit at least 12,000 pregnant woman during the first trimester conducted among 21 medical centers in China. The medical history of each candidate was recorded , blood pressure was measur...

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News  43 results

Labor Induction at 41 Weeks Tied to Lower Morbidity, Mortality Than Expectant Management

Jan 13th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Inducing labor at 41 weeks may result in a lower risk of severe adverse perinatal and neonatal outcomes than expectant management until 42 weeks, a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials in PLOS Medici...

No Evidence of Intrauterine Vertical Transmission of 2019 Coronavirus Disease

Feb 26th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - There has been no evidence of intrauterine transmission of 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) infection from mother to fetus, according to a retrospective review. Previous reports have found little evidence of vertical...

Cord Blood Test May Flag Neonatal Hypoxia Risk

Jan 8th, 2019 - MicroRNA in umbilical cord blood may signal risk for imminent hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) in neonates, offering potential advantages over current diagnostic methods, new research suggests. In a study of 160 full-term infants, two specifi...

Toxicology reveals worse maternal and fetal outcomes with teen marijuana use
MDedge ObGyn;

Mar 9th, 2018 - The study’s primary outcome was a composite of adverse pregnancy outcomes, including stillbirth, defined as Apgar score of 0; any hypertensive disorder of pregnancy, including gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, eclampsia, and HELLP syndrome (.

No clear winner in Pfannenstiel vs. vertical incision for high BMI cesareans
MDedge ObGyn;

Mar 8th, 2018 - The study’s primary outcome measure was a composite of wound complications seen within 6 weeks of delivery, including surgical site infection, whether superficial, deep, or involving an organ or tissue space; cellulitis; seroma or hematoma; and wo.

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