Listed below are examples of recent research performed in the department.
*indicates a resident
*Nguyen M-T, Han L+, *Minors AM, Bentley-Hibbert S+, Pradhan TS+, Pua TL+, Tedjarati SS+. Rare large cell neuroendocrine tumor of the endometrium: A case report and review of the literature. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013 May;4(8):651-5.
*Nguyen M-T, Kapoor M+, Pradhan TS+, Pua TL+, Tedjarati SS+. Two cases of post-coital vaginal cuff dehiscence with small bowel evisceration after robotic-assisted laparoscopic hysterectomy. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013 Apr;4(7):603-5.
*Nguyen M-T, Friedman J, Pradhan TS+, Pua TL+, Tedjarati SS+. Abdominal wall port site metastasis after robotically staged endometrial carcinoma: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013 Apr;4(7):613-5.
*Nguyen ML, *Anyikam AL, Paolucci M+. Vaginal cuff dehiscence with adnexal mass evisceration after abdominal hysterectomy. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013;4(5):518-20.
*Nguyen M, Han L, Pua, T, Mares A, Karsy M, LaFargue C, Ardacheva O, Pradhan T, Fallon J, Tedjarati S. Comparison of FIGO grade 3 endometrioid endometrial carcinomas with type 2 uterine cancers. Can grade 3 tumors be classified as type 2 cancers? A clinicopathological and immunohistochemical analysis. Abstract No: 671, SGO 2013.
*Nugyen M, LaFargue C, Karsy M, Stevens E, McKernan S, Pua T, Gorelick C, Tedjarati S, Pradhan T. Routine cystoscopy after robotic gynecologic oncology surgery: Are we increasing urinary injury detection or simply achieving medical-legal benefit? Abstract No: 467. SGO 201
MATERNAL FETAL MEDICINE
Elimian A, Goodman JR, Knudtson E, Wagner A, Wilson P, Williams M. Local anesthesia and pain perception during amniocentesis: a randomized double blind placebo-controlled trial. Prenat Diagn. 2013 Aug 13. doi: 10.1002/pd.4214. [Epub ahead of print]
Palmer A, Elimian A, Goodman JR, Knudtson EJ, Rodriguez M, Crouse E. Unsuccessful trial of labor in women with and without previous cesarean delivery. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2011 Jul;24(7):900-3.
Elimian A, Goodman J, Escobedo M, Nightingale L, Knudtson , Williams M: A randomize controlled trial of immediate versus delayed cord clamping in the preterm neonate. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 208, Issue 1, Supplement, Page S52: 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, CA February 2013 Best Paper of Oral Concurrent session 3: Award of Research Excellence
Elimian A, Goodman J, Knudtson E, Wagner A, Williams M. Local Anesthesia and Pain Perception During Anmiocentesis: A Randomized Placebo Controlled Trial. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 208, Issue 1, Supplement, Page S52: 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, The Pregnancy Meeting, 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, CA February 2013 Abstract # 683 Poster Presentation.
Mays JK, Smith C, Lee-Hwang G, Ram, K, Kaminsky SJ. Is Cord Blood Troponin I a Marker for Myocardial Injury In Cholestasis of Pregnancy. August 6, 2013, ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting Poster Presentation New Orleans, LA
Mays, JK, Lee-Hwang G, Fuks AM, Emad GA, Ram K, Kaminsky SJ. Neonatal Respiratory Distress is not Increased in Severe Cholestasis Pregnancy. August 6, 2013, ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting Poster Presentation New Orleans, LA
Mays, JK, Lwee-Hwang G, Fuks AM, Emad GA, Ram K, Kaminsky SJ. Induction of Labor at less than 38 weeks in Cholestasis of Pregnancy: A Six-Year Cohort; Poster presentation. February 2013, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Wong J, Bianco A, Green R, Stone J. The accuracy of prenatal ultrasound in the diagnosis of microcephaly. Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine 32nd Annual Pregnancy Meeting. Dallas TX, February 2012.
REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY AND INFERTILITY
*Babayev SN, Arslan E, Kogan S+, Moy F+, Oktay K+. Evaluation of ovarian and testicular tissue cryopreservation in children undergoing gonadotoxic therapies. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2013 Jan;30(1):3-9. Kim J, Oktay K+. Baseline E(2) levels are higher in BRCA2 mutation carriers: A potential target for prevention? Cancer Causes Control. 2013 Mar;24(3):421-6.
Lin WT, Beattie M, Chen L-, Oktay K+, Crawford SL, Gold EB, Cedars M, Rosen M. Comparison of age at natural menopause in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers with a non-clinic-based sample of women in northern california. Cancer. 2013 May;119(9):1652-9.
Bedoschi G, Oktay K+. Current approach to fertility preservation by embryo cryopreservation. Ferti Steril. 2013 May;99(6):1496-1502.
Lee S+, Oktay K+. Does higher starting dose of FSH stimulation with letrozole improve fertility preservation outcomes in women with breast cancer? Ferti Steril. 2012 Oct;98(4):961-4.e1.
Reddy J, Oktay K+. Ovarian stimulation and fertility preservation with the use of aromatase inhibitors in women with breast cancer. Fertil Steril. 2012 Dec;98(6):1363-9.
*Babayev S, Karsy M, Arslan E, Koga S, Oktay K. Evaluation of Ovarian and Testicular tissue cryopreservation and their bundling with medically-indicated procedures in children undergoing gonadotoxic therapies for blood dyscrasias or cancer. Oral Abstract Presentation ASRMA 2012.
*Gore S, Oktay K. “Long-term experience with ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation”. American Society of Reproductive Medicine, 67th Annual Meeting, Orlando, FLA, October 2011, Oral abstract, received the ASRM 2011 Resident In-Training Award.
GENERAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
Clare CA+, *Afzal O, Knapp K+, Viola D+. Determining a patient's comfort in inquiring about healthcare providers' hand-washing behavior. J Patient Saf. 2013 Jun;9(2):68-74. Dept: Obstetrics and Gynecology; SHSP Health Policy and Management
Clare and Yeh. Obstet and Gynecol Surv. 2012 May; 67(5): 313-23. Postpartum depression in special populations: a review.
Blanchette H+. Tattoo pigment lymphadenopathy. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Aug;120(2):437-8.
Shilkrut A, Kuklina EV, Xenakis C, Girshin M. The Use of Combined Spinal-Epidural Analgesia Utilizing Intrathecal Morphine for Labor Pain in the Community Hospital. Poster presentation, Women's Health 2013 Congress, Washington, DC; March 2013
Mhyre JM, Shilkrut AG, Kaminsky SJ, Bateman BT. Massive Blood Transfusion: A Population Based Sample from New York State. Poster Presentation. SOAP (Society of Obstetrical Anesthesia Providers) 44th Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA May 2012