C Garabedian

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BACKGROUND Two options are possible for the management of early stage cervical cancer, without lymph node involvement: radical surgery or brachytherapy followed by surgery. The aim of this study was to compare overall survival (OS) and disease-free survival (DFS) of early stage cervical cancers managed by uterovaginale brachytherapy followed by(More)
OBJECTIVE Our objectives were to confirm the predictiveness of parity for successful labor induction and propose an improvement in the Bishop's score to take parity into account and simultaneously simplify the original Bishop score. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective study of 326 deliveries induced by oxytocin and amniotomy before prostaglandins between January(More)
OBJECTIVE To study modalities and complications of intrauterine exchange transfusion (IUET) for the management of severe fetal anaemia. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective study of all IUET procedures performed between January 1999 and January 2012 at a regional centre. Characteristics of each procedure were studied to identify risk factors for complications.(More)
OBJECTIVE Prenatal diagnosis of esophageal atresia (EA) remains a challenge. Our objective was to evaluate the combination of sonography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and amniotic fluid biochemical markers in prenatal diagnosis of EA. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective study of all cases with prenatal suspicion of EA from January 2008 to May 2013 in our(More)
OBJECTIVE Our study aimed at (1) evaluating neonatal treatment and outcome of neonates with either a prenatal or a postnatal diagnosis of esophageal atresia (EA) and (2) analyzing the impact of prenatal diagnosis on outcome based on the type of EA. STUDY DESIGN We conducted a population-based study using data from the French National Register for infants(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Several studies have shown the benefits of delayed cord clamping (DCC) in preterm and in healthy newborns at short and long term. Our objective was to evaluate the potentials benefits and risks of DCC in red cell alloimmunization. METHODS This was a comparative before/after study of all living born neonates followed after fetal(More)
OBJECTIVES To provide management guidelines for labour and delivery in women with gestational diabetes. MATERIALS AND METHODS A literature search was performed using the PubMed and Cochrane databases. Foreign societies guidelines were also consulted. RESULTS There is no additional information from recent studies that supports changing current French(More)
OBJECTIVES There is little information about the impact of hyperglycaemia in twin pregnancies. The objective of our study was to evaluate the maternal, foetal and neonatal complications in patients with twin pregnancy and glucose intolerance defined by gestational diabetes mellitus and gestational mild hyperglycaemia. STUDY DESIGN We performed a(More)
Face presentation is rare. Its risk factors are debated and its mechanism is practically unknown. The objectives of the study were to determine the prenatal factors associated with face presentation at delivery and discuss the mechanism by which it occurs. Retrospective case–control study including all cases of face presentation of infants born at a(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare in utero exchange transfusions (IUET) and in utero simple transfusions (IUST) for the treatment of fetal anemia resulting from red blood cell fetomaternal incompatibility. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective comparative study from January 2006 through December 2011. The two techniques were compared for effectiveness, complications, and(More)