Recent publications from the RAFT Group

Y. Sabr, B. Butler, N. Toh, B. Payne, J.A. Hutcheon and C. Mayer. P15.03: Inter-correlation of various Doppler ultrasound measurements in prolonged pregnancy: a single site pilot study. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Volume 44, Issue S1, page 271, September 2014. [journal link]. 
 
Y. Sabr, N. Toh, B. Butler, B. Payne, J.A. Hutcheon and C. Mayer. P15.04: A multivariable risk prediction tool for adverse perinatal outcomes in prolonged pregnancy: a single site pilot study. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Volume 44, Issue S1, page 271, September 2014. [journal link]. 

C. Mayer1,2,*, B. Butler1,2, B. Payne1,2, Y. Sabr1,2, N. Toh1,2 andJ.A. Hutcheon1,2. P15.07: Nomograms for fetal, placental and maternal Doppler indices in prolonged pregnancy: a single site pilot study. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Volume 44, Issue S1, page 272, September 2014. [journal link]. 

Benton SJ , Hu Y , Xie F , Kupfer K , Lee SW , Magee LA , von Dadelszen P, "Can placental growth factor in maternal circulation identify fetuses with placental intrauterine growth restriction?", American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 206(2) Feb 2012 PMID: 22055338

C Mayer, A Gruslin, C Guan, P von Daldelszen, B Butler. “Placental biometry and intraplacental villous artery Doppler as predictors of placentally-mediated pregnancy complications”. Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting, Dallas 2012.

Hogg K , Price EM , Hanna CW , Robinson WP, "Prenatal and perinatal environmental influences on the human fetal and placental epigenome.", Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, 92(6) Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2012 Dec;92(6):716-26. doi: 10.1038/clpt.2012.141. Epub 2012 Oct 10.PMID: 23047650

Hutcheon JA, McNamara H, Platt RW, Benjamin A, Kramer MS. Placental weight for gestational age and adverse perinatal outcomes. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Jun;119(6):1251-8. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e318253d3df PMID: 22617591

Kazem M , Hutcheon JA , Joseph KS, "A population-based study of antenatal corticosteroid prophylaxis for preterm birth.", Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstétrique et gynécologie du Canada : JOGC, 34(9) http://www.jogc.com/abstracts/full/201209_Obstetrics_1.pdf Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstétrique et gynécologie du Canada : JOGC 34:9 2012 Sep pg 842-8 PMID: 22971453

Lim K, Rurak D, Oberlander T et al:, Third trimester fetal pulmonary artery Doppler blood flow velocity characteristics following prenatal selective serotonin reuptake..., Early Hum Dev (2012), doi:10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2012.01.004. PMID: 22305713

Lim K, Sanders A, Brain, Riggs W, Oberlander TF, Rurak D. Third Trimester fetal pulmonary artery Doppler blood flow velocity characteristics following prenatal selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) exposure. Early Human Development (Ireland) Aug 2012 88(8) p609-15. PMID: 22305713

Lisonkova S, Sabr Y, Butler B, Joseph KS. International comparisons of preterm birth rates: higher rates of late preterm birth are associated with lower rates of stillbirth and neonatal death. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2012; 119(13): 1630-9. PMID: 23164112

Mivelaz Y, Lim KI, Templeton C, et al:. A Population-Based Review of tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve: Is prenatal diagnosis really associated with a poor prognosis? Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol (England), Nov 2012, 40(5)p536-41. PMID: 22302386

Murphy KE, Willan AR, Hannah ME, Ohlsson A, Kelly EN, Matthews SG, Saigal S, Asztalos E, Ross S, Delisle MF, Amankwah K, Guselle P, Gafni A, Lee Sk, Armson BA, for the Multiple Courses of Antenatal Corticosteroids for Preterm Birth Study Collaborative Group.  Effect of Antenatal Corticosteriods on Fetal Growth and Gestational Age at Birth.  Obstetrics and Gynecology 2012 May;119(5):917-23 PMID: 22525902

Sonographic assessment of normal and abnormal patterns of fetal cerebral lamination. Pugash, D; Hendson, G; Dunham, C. P; Dewar, K; Money, D. M; Prayer, D. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, ISSN 0960-7692, 12/2012, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp. 642 – 651. PMID: 22610990

Von Dadelzson P, Lim K et al:. Reversed umbilical artery end diastolic flow, sildenafil and early stillbirth (response).  British Journal of Obstetrics and gynecology. Feb 2012 119 (4)  Page 510.

Yong PJ, von Dadelszen P, Carpara D, Lim K, Kent N, Tessier F, Delisle MF, Wong T, Blair G, Skarsgard ED.  Prediction of Pediatric Outcome after Prenatal Diagnosis and Expectant Antenatal Management of Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation.  Fetal Diagn Ther 2012;31:94-102 PMID: 22310905

Zhang X , Joseph KS , Cnattingius S , Kramer MS, "Birth weight differences between preterm stillbirths and live births: analysis of population-based studies from the U.S. and Sweden.", BMC pregnancy and childbirth, 12 Open Access?: Yes PubMed ID: 23110432 BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012, 12:119  doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-119 PMID: 23110432

Fetal progeria: prenatal sonographic findings in petty syndrome. Pugash, Denise; Schrader, Kasmintan A; Dunham, Christopher P; Popescu, Oana-Eugenia; Sargent, Michael A; Lehman, Anna M; Yong, Siu Li; Clarke, Lorne A. Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine,EISSN 1550-9613, 05/2013, Volume 32, Issue 5, p. 881. PMID: 23620331

Langlois S, Brock, J SOGC Genetics Committee (Gagnon A et al). Investigation and Management of Non-immune Fetal Hydrops. SOGC No 297, October 2013 Pages e1- e14.

Lausman A, Kingdom J, Gagnon R, Basso M, Bos H, Crane J, Davies G, MF Delisle, Hudon L, Menticoglou S, Mundle W, Ouellet A, Pressey T, Pylypjuk C, Roggensack A, Sanderson F.  Intrauterine Growth Restriction: Screening, Diagnosis, and Management.  J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2013 Aug;35(8):741-748 PMID: 24007710

Lisonkova S, Joseph KS, Bell R, Glinianaia S. Older maternal age and improved perinatal outcomes among twins: does chorionicity explain the paradox? Annals of Epidemiology 2013; 23(7):428-34. PMID: 23790347

MR spectroscopy of the fetal brain: is it possible without sedation? Berger-Kulemann, V; Brugger, P C; Pugash, D; Krssak, M; Weber, M; Wielandner, A;Prayer, D. AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology, EISSN 1936-959X, 02/2013, Volume 34, Issue 2, p. 424. PMID: 22821916

Pugash D, Mayer C, Hendson G, Dunham C.P. Periventricular leukomalacia in the fetus: prenatal imaging and diagnostic features. 23rd World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology 2013. 42(S1), 2.

Young C , von Dadelszen P , Alfirevic Z, "Instruments for chorionic villus sampling for prenatal diagnosis.", Cochrane database of systematic reviews Citation: Young C, von Dadelszen P, Alfirevic Z. Instruments for chorionic villus sampling for prenatal diagnosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD000114. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000114.pub2. Link to Cochrane Library. [PubMed] PMID: 23440775

Lisonkova S, Sabr Y, Joseph KS. Diagnosis of subclinical amniotic fluid infection prior to rescue cerclage using Gram stain and glucose tests: an individual patient meta-analysis. Journal of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada 2014;36(2):116-122. PMID: 24518909