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    • Acute infectious morbidity in multiple gestation. 

      Dotters-Katz, Sarah K; Patel, Emily; Grotegut, Chad A; Heine, R Phillips (Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol, 2015)
      OBJECTIVES: Physiologic and immunologic changes in pregnancy result in increased susceptibility to infection. These shifts are more pronounced in pregnancies complicated by multiple gestation. The objective of this study ...
    • Are prediction models for vaginal birth after cesarean accurate? 

      Harris, Benjamin S; Heine, R Phillips; Park, Jinyoung; Faurot, Keturah R; Hopkins, Maeve K; Rivara, Andrew J; Kemeny, Hanna R; ... (9 authors) (American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 2019-05)
      BACKGROUND:The use of trial of labor after cesarean delivery calculators in the prediction of successful vaginal birth after cesarean delivery gives physicians an evidence-based tool to assist with patient counseling and ...
    • Bacteria localization and chorion thinning among preterm premature rupture of membranes. 

      Fortner, Kimberly B; Grotegut, Chad A; Ransom, Carla E; Bentley, Rex C; Feng, Liping; Lan, Lan; Heine, R Phillips; ... (9 authors) (PLoS One, 2014)
      OBJECTIVE: Bacterial colonization of the fetal membranes and its role in pathogenesis of membrane rupture is poorly understood. Prior retrospective work revealed chorion layer thinning in preterm premature rupture of membranes ...
    • Chagas Disease Screening in Maternal Donors of Publicly Banked Umbilical Cord Blood, United States. 

      Edwards, James M; Gilner, Jennifer B; Hernandez, Jose; Kurtzberg, Joanne; Heine, R Phillips (Emerging infectious diseases, 2016-08)
      To assess patterns of Chagas disease, we reviewed results of screening umbilical cord blood from a US public cord blood bank during 2007-2014. Nineteen maternal donors tested positive for Trypanosoma cruzi parasites (0.04%). ...
    • Correction: Medical and Obstetric Complications among Pregnant Women Aged 45 and Older. 

      Grotegut, Chad A; Chisholm, Christian A; Johnson, Lauren NC; Brown, Haywood L; Heine, R Phillips; James, Andra H (PLoS One, 2016)
    • Efficacy of Non-Beta-lactam Antibiotics for Prevention of Cesarean Delivery Surgical Site Infections. 

      Harris, Benjamin S; Hopkins, Maeve K; Villers, Margaret S; Weber, Jeremy M; Pieper, Carl; Grotegut, Chad A; Swamy, Geeta K; ... (9 authors) (AJP reports, 2019-04-30)
      Objective  To examine the association between perioperative Beta ( β ))-lactam versus non- β -lactam antibiotics and cesarean delivery surgical site infection (SSI). Study Design  Retrospective cohort of women undergoing ...
    • Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Colonization and Disease among Pregnant Women: A Historical Cohort Study. 

      Edwards, James M; Watson, Nora; Focht, Chris; Wynn, Clara; Todd, Christopher A; Walter, Emmanuel B; Heine, R Phillips; ... (8 authors) (Infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology, 2019-01)
      Background:Maternal GBS colonization is associated with early-onset neonatal sepsis and extensive efforts are directed to preventing this complication. Less is known about maternal risks of GBS colonization. We seek to provide ...
    • Medical and obstetric complications among pregnant women aged 45 and older. 

      Grotegut, Chad A; Chisholm, Christian A; Johnson, Lauren NC; Brown, Haywood L; Heine, R Phillips; James, Andra H (PLoS One, 2014)
      OBJECTIVE: The number of women aged 45 and older who become pregnant is increasing. The objective of this study was to estimate the risk of medical and obstetric complications among women aged 45 and older. METHODS: The ...
    • The effects of anemia on pregnancy outcome in patients with pyelonephritis. 

      Dotters-Katz, Sarah K; Grotegut, Chad A; Heine, R Phillips (Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol, 2013)
      OBJECTIVE: Pyelonephritis is a common infectious morbidity of pregnancy. Though anemia is commonly associated with pyelonephritis, there are little data describing the effect of pyelonephritis with anemia on pregnancy outcomes. ...