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Determinants of women's choice of obstetrician/gynecologist.
INTRODUCTION There has been a reported increase in women's desires to have female medical providers. It is unclear if this finding extends to obstetrician/gynecologists or how important gender isExpand
The relationship between pregnancy and sexual risk taking.
OBJECTIVES We attempted to determine whether risks of acquiring sexually transmitted diseases differ between pregnant and nonpregnant women. STUDY DESIGN Women attending clinics in Brooklyn (332Expand
The Relationship between Status at Presentation and Outcomes among Pregnant Women with COVID-19
Objective  This study was aimed to compare maternal and pregnancy outcomes of symptomatic and asymptomatic pregnant women with novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Study Design  This is aExpand
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Necrotizing Pneumonia Arising From an Infected Episiotomy Site
BACKGROUND: We report a case of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) sepsis and pneumonia in a postpartum patient. CASE: A 21-year-old gravida 1 para 1 presented on postpartum day 9Expand
The biologic and social consequences of perinatal cocaine use in an inner-city population: results of an anonymous cross-sectional study.
Cocaine use among pregnant women and reports of its adverse perinatal consequences have increased substantially over the past 10 years. However, most researchers have studied patients registered atExpand
The Impact of Prenatal Exposure to Cocaine on Newborn Costs and Length of Stay
OBJECTIVE Our intention is to determine newborn costs and lengths of stay attributable to prenatal exposure to cocaine and other illicit drugs. DATA SOURCES AND STUDY SETTING All parturients whoExpand
Please put on your own oxygen mask before assisting others: a call to arms to battle burnout.
Burnout among healthcare workers has reached epidemic proportions. Obstetrician/Gynecologists are not exceptions. Burnout is a phenomenon that can be difficult to distinguish from other entities, butExpand
Serosurvey of human immunodeficiency virus infection in parturients. Implications for human immunodeficiency virus testing programs of pregnant women.
Although perinatal transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is well documented, seroprevalence rates of HIV in populations of women of reproductive age have not yet been reported. ToExpand
The relationship of cocaine use to syphilis and human immunodeficiency virus infections among inner city parturient women.
To study the relationship of cocaine use to syphilis and human immunodeficiency virus infections a blinded urine and serum survey was performed among parturient women at an inner city hospital.Expand
Predictors of Cocaine Use in Pregnancy
Several hundred thousand infants are exposed to cocaine in utero every year in the United States. In an attempt to provide services for women abusing drugs, various programs have been proposed forExpand