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  1. The function of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis is known to be altered during pregnancy, but it has not been tested with a natural stressor.

    Authors: Martin Kammerer, Diana Adams, Brida von Castelberg and Vivette Glover

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:8

    Content type: Research article

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  2. In the Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths (CEMD) Report, the very high risk of mortality in women who refuse blood transfusions is highlighted. The objectives were to establish current knowledge about, ...

    Authors: M Khadra, Claire Rigby, Peter Warren, Nicola Leighton and Richard Johanson

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:7

    Content type: Research article

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  3. Several humoral immune factors are responsible for a successful pregnancy. There are a few studies, which demonstrate the role of antipaternal cytotoxic antibodies (APCA) and mixed lymphocyte reaction blocking...

    Authors: Suraksha Agrawal, Manoj K Pandey, SK Mandal, LC Mishra and SS Agarwal

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:6

    Content type: Research article

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  4. Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) is a multifaceted condition that affects more than half of pregnant women and can range in severity from mild nausea to severe dehydration. Presently physicians evaluate ...

    Authors: Kiran Chandra MSc, Laura Magee MD and Gideon Koren MD

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:5

    Content type: Research article

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  5. We investigated fetal and total DNA levels in maternal plasma in patients bearing fetuses affected with Down syndrome in comparison to controls carrying fetuses with normal karyotype.

    Authors: Ilona Hromadnikova, Bela Houbova, Dana Hridelova, Sona Voslarova, Pavel Calda, Katerina Nekolarova, Josef Kofer, David Stejskal, Jindrich Doucha, Ondrej Cinek and Jan Vavrirec

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:4

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Adverse drug reactions (ADR's) could be expected more frequently in pregnant women. This study was performed in order to identify ADR's to tocolytic drugs in hospitalised pregnant women.

    Authors: Dulce María Hernández-Hernández, María Josefa E Vargas-Rivera, Alejandro A Nava-Ocampo, José Antonio Palma-Aguirre and Héctor Sumano-López

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:3

    Content type: Research article

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  7. Neu-Laxova syndrome is a rare congenital abnormality involving multiple systems. We report a case of Neu-Laxova syndrome (NLS) diagnosed prenatally by ultrasound examination.

    Authors: Halil Aslan, Ahmet Gul, Ibrahim Polat, Cihan Mutaf, Mehmet Agar and Yavuz Ceylan

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2002 2:1

    Content type: Case report

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  8. Caudal regression is a rare syndrome which has a spectrum of congenital malformations ranging from simple anal atresia to absence of sacral, lumbar and possibly lower thoracic vertebrae, to the most severe for...

    Authors: Halil Aslan, Halil Yanik, Nurgul Celikaslan, Gokhan Yildirim and Yavuz Ceylan

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:8

    Content type: Case report

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  9. Dengue, a mosquito-borne flavivirus infection, is endemic in Southeast Asia. Currently, the incidence has been increasing among adults.

    Authors: Vorapong Phupong

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:7

    Content type: Case report

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  10. Uncertainty remains about the potential harmful effects of antihypertensive therapy on the developing fetus, especially for beta-blockers (βb).

    Authors: Joel G Ray, Marian J Vermeulen, Elizabeth A Burrows and Robert F Burrows

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:6

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Isolated twisted fallopian tube is an uncommon event, isolated twisted fallopian tube in pregnancy is also very rare. The diagnosis is often difficult and established during the operation. The right fallopian ...

    Authors: Vorapong Phupong and Praguypruek Intharasakda

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:5

    Content type: Case report

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  12. Some complications of childbirth (for example, faecal incontinence) are a source of social embarrassment for women, and are often under reported. Therefore, it was felt important to determine levels of complic...

    Authors: James Clarkson, Cindy Newton, Debra Bick, Gill Gyte, Chris Kettle, Mary Newburn, Jane Radford and Richard Johanson

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:4

    Content type: Research article

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  13. Manipulation of the follicular phase uterine epithelium in women undergoing infertility treatment, has not generally shown differing morphological effects on uterine epithelial characteristics using Scanning E...

    Authors: Susan M Adams, Nalini Gayer, Vera Terry and Christopher R Murphy

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:2

    Content type: Research article

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  14. Evidence-based obstetric care is widely promoted in developing countries, but the success of implementation is not known. Using selected childbirth care procedures in four hospitals in Shanghai, we compared pr...

    Authors: Xu Qian, Helen Smith, Li Zhou, Ji Liang and Paul Garner

    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2001 1:1

    Content type: Research article

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