BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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1470-0328
Electronic ISSN
1471-0528
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3.349
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wiley
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652
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5644
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3927
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0.695783
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  1. Management of women with abnormal cervical cytology: treatment patterns and associated costs in England and Wales.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):408 (2007) PMID 17378815

    To evaluate the time from abnormal Papanicolaou smear detected during routine screening to the initiation of investigation and treatment of subjects and to evaluate its related costs. Retrospective study of clinical records from women with abnormal cervical smears. Six specialist gynaecology/col...
  2. The association between customised small for gestational age infants and pre-eclampsia or gestational hypertension varies with gestation at delivery.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):478 (2007) PMID 17378821

    (1) To describe the association between small for gestational age (SGA) infants and pre-eclampsia (PE) and gestational hypertension (GH) and (2) to determine how this association changes with gestational age at delivery using customised centiles to classify infants as SGA. A retrospective observ...
  3. A prospective observational study of the safety and acceptability of vaginal hysterectomy performed in a 24-hour day case surgery setting.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):430 (2007) PMID 17378817

    To assess the safety and acceptability of vaginal hysterectomy with and without simultaneous oophorectomy in a 24-hour day case surgery setting for women with nonprolapse indications for surgery. Prospective observational study. A busy teaching hospital and tertiary referral centre for Obstetric...
  4. Maternal serum screening for Down syndrome: are women's perceptions changing?

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):458 (2007) PMID 17378818

    To document trends in serum screening for Down's syndrome. Trends in the uptake of serum screening for Down syndrome have not been documented in a UK population. A retrospective review of the rate of uptake in a unit that has offered serum screening for Down syndrome to all pregnant women. A lar...
  5. Audit of the effectiveness of cervical preparation with Dilapan prior to late second-trimester (20-24 weeks) surgical termination of pregnancy.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):485 (2007) PMID 17309543

    The aim of this audit was to evaluate the efficacy of cervical preparation with Dilapan dilators prior to late second-trimester surgical termination of pregnancy. The first audit cycle showed that after cervical preparation consisting of one or two Dilapan dilators, with or without misoprostol, ...
  6. Using the cervix to stop bleeding in a woman with placenta accreta: a case report.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):502 (2007) PMID 17378822

  7. Re: HIV and reproductive care: a review of current practice.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):511 (2007) PMID 17378830

  8. A randomised trial of two methods of issuing prenatal test results: the ARIA (Amniocentesis Results: Investigation of Anxiety) trial.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):462 (2007) PMID 17378819

    Many pregnant women experience anxiety while waiting for the results of diagnostic tests. Policies and practices intended to reduce this anxiety require evaluation. To test the following two hypotheses: * That giving amniocentesis results out on a fixed date alters maternal anxiety during the wa...
  9. Cost-effectiveness of human papillomavirus testing after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):416 (2007) PMID 17378816

    To compare current cytological follow up of women treated for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) with follow up by high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) testing together with cytology. A cost-effectiveness modelling study. Gynaecology clinics in the Netherlands. Women treated for...
  10. Re: a long-term study of women with normal colposcopy after referral with low-grade cytological abnormalities.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):508; author reply 508 (2007) PMID 17378824

  11. Sexual function and satisfaction in heterosexual couples when men are administered sildenafil citrate (Viagra) for erectile dysfunction: a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):437 (2007) PMID 17284249

    To investigate the effect of improvement in erectile dysfunction (ED) on sexual function and satisfaction measures in heterosexual couples in which the woman reports that sexual intercourse is unsatisfactory at least half of the time. Multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Outpatie...
  12. Intrapartum amnioinfusion for meconium-stained amniotic fluid: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):383 (2007) PMID 17378813

    Amnioinfusion (AI) is thought to dilute meconium when present in the amniotic fluid and so reduces the risk of meconium aspiration. To evaluate if AI reduces meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) and other indicators of morbidity in babies born to women with meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF). ...
  13. Noninvasive antenatal management of fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia: safe and effective.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):469 (2007) PMID 17309545

    To describe the outcome of pregnancies with fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia (FNAIT) in relation to the invasiveness of the management protocol. Retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data from a national cohort. Leiden University Medical Centre, the national centre for ...
  14. The use of customised versus population-based birthweight standards in predicting perinatal mortality.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):474 (2007) PMID 17378820

    The objective of this study was to critically examine potential artifacts and biases underlying the use of 'customised' standards of birthweight for gestational age (GA). Population-based cohort study. Sweden. A total of 782,303 singletons > or =28 weeks of gestation born in 1992-2001 to Nordic ...
  15. Use of insulin glargine during pregnancy: a case-control pilot study.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):453 (2007) PMID 17261126

    To determine whether the use of insulin glargine during pregnancy is associated with an increase in the incidence of fetal macrosomia or adverse neonatal outcome. A matched case-control study. Women's Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. Sixty-four pregnant women treated with insulin dur...
  16. Intravenous anti-D immunoglobulin in the treatment of resistant immune thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):505 (2007) PMID 17309547

    A 35-week pregnant 38-year-old woman presented with isolated thrombocytopenia (platelet count 4 x 10(9)/l). Investigations confirmed immune thrombocytopenic purpura, and she received treatment with prednisolone and intravenous immunoglobulins with no increment in the platelet count. At 37 and 38...
  17. Re: bacterial vaginosis in a cohort of Danish pregnant women: prevalence and relationship with preterm delivery, low birthweight and perinatal infections.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):510 (2007) PMID 17378828

  18. The impact of improving outcomes guidance on surgical management of vulval squamous cell cancer in southwest England (1997-2002).

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):391 (2007) PMID 17378814

    The objective of this study was to assess the impact of reorganisation of gynaecological services in southwest England following adoption of regionally agreed evidence-based guidelines and publication of the National Improving Outcomes Guidance in 1999. Prospective audit with cross-checking agai...
  19. Azathioprine and breastfeeding: is it safe?

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):498 (2007) PMID 17261122

    Traditionally, women receiving azathioprine have been discouraged from breastfeeding because of theoretical potential risks of neonatal bone marrow suppression, susceptibility to infection, and pancreatitis. The aims of this study were to measure the concentration of 6-mercaptopurine (6-MP) in b...
  20. Practical issues drawn from the implementation of the integrated test for Down syndrome screening into routine clinical practice.

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics an... 114(4):493 (2007) PMID 17309546

    We have evaluated a cohort of women booked for antenatal care at University College London Hospitals. The uptake of screening was 64.4% and was significantly higher (73 versus 46%) in women who booked before 14 weeks. Of the women who booked before 14 weeks, 96.8% opted for the integrated test (...