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Maternal obesity and pregnancy outcome: a study of 287 213 pregnancies in London
OBJECTIVE: To examine the maternal and foetal risks of adverse pregnancy outcome in relation to maternal obesity, expressed as body mass index (BMI, kg/m2) in a large unselected geographical… Expand
Thrombophilia in pregnancy: a systematic review
Growing evidence suggests that thrombophilia is associated with venous thromboembolism (VTE) and adverse pregnancy outcomes. However, methodological limitations have made it difficult to obtain a… Expand
Many human conceptions are genetically abnormal and end in miscarriage, which is the commonest complication of pregnancy. Recurrent miscarriage, the loss of three or more consecutive pregnancies,… Expand
Randomised controlled trial of aspirin and aspirin plus heparin in pregnant women with recurrent miscarriage associated with phospholipid antibodies (or antiphospholipid antibodies)
Abstract Objective: To determine whether treatment with low dose aspirin and heparin leads to a higher rate of live births than that achieved with low dose aspirin alone in women with a history of… Expand
Maternal activating KIRs protect against human reproductive failure mediated by fetal HLA-C2.
- S. Hiby, R. Apps, +12 authors A. Moffett
- Biology, Medicine
- The Journal of clinical investigation
- 1 November 2010
Many common disorders of pregnancy are attributed to insufficient invasion of the uterine lining by trophoblast, fetal cells that are the major cell type of the placenta. Interactions between fetal… Expand
An informative protocol for the investigation of recurrent miscarriage: preliminary experience of 500 consecutive cases.
A total of 500 consecutive women (mean age 32.9 years; SD 5 years) presenting with a history of recurrent miscarriages (median 4; range 3-17) were investigated for the presence of antiphospholipid… Expand
Obstetric Risks of Pregnancy in Women Less Than 18 Years Old
- M. Jolly, N. Sebire, J. Harris, S. Robinson, L. Regan
- Obstetrics and gynecology
- 1 December 2000
Objective To quantify the age-related risks of adverse outcome during pregnancy in women less than 18 years old. Methods We analyzed data from 341,708 completed singleton pregnancies in the North… Expand
The health risks and consequences of trafficking in women and adolescents: Findings from a European study
The chapter " Human rights analysis of health and trafficking " was written by Brad Adams. Acknowledgements First and foremost, the researchers for this study would like extend our enormous gratitude… Expand
Screening for thrombophilia in high-risk situations: systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. The Thrombosis: Risk and Economic Assessment of Thrombophilia Screening (TREATS) study.
OBJECTIVES To assess the risk of clinical complications associated with thrombophilia in three high-risk patient groups: women using oral oestrogen preparations, women during pregnancy and patients… Expand
The risks associated with pregnancy in women aged 35 years or older.
The obstetric risks of adverse outcome during pregnancy in women aged > or =35 years were quantified using a retrospective analysis of data from 385 120 singleton pregnancies in the North West Thames… Expand