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Obstet Gynecol 2019 Oct;134(4):880-881

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Public Health Institute, Capitola, California Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Division; Center for Family Health; California Department of Public Health, Sacramento, California California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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October 2019

Foreword: Quality and Safety Programs in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Clin Obstet Gynecol 2019 Sep;62(3):505-506

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000482DOI Listing
September 2019

Low-Interventional Approaches to Intrapartum Care: Hospital Variation in Practice and Associated Factors.

J Midwifery Womens Health 2019 Sep 10. Epub 2019 Sep 10.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jmwh.13017DOI Listing
September 2019

National Partnership for Maternal Safety: Consensus Bundle on Obstetric Care for Women With Opioid Use Disorder.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 Aug;134(2):365-375

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment at the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration, Washington, DC; UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing, San Antonio, Texas; the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire; Premier Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina; the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health, Washington, DC; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California; the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS), Washington, DC; the Department of Family & Community Medicine, Center for Bioethics, Urban Health & Policy, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; the Central Jersey Family Health Consortium, North Brunswick, New Jersey; the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC; and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.

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August 2019

Measuring labor and delivery unit culture and clinicians' attitudes toward birth: Revision and validation of the Labor Culture Survey.

Birth 2019 06 8;46(2):300-310. Epub 2018 Nov 8.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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June 2019

Creating Change at Scale: Quality Improvement Strategies used by the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative.

Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 2019 Jun;46(2):317-328

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, MS 5415, Stanford, CA 94305, USA; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA. Electronic address:

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June 2019

Systolic Hypertension, Preeclampsia-Related Mortality, and Stroke in California.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jun;133(6):1151-1159

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, the Public Health Institute, Capitola, the Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Division, Center for Family Health, California Department of Public Health, Sacramento; and the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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June 2019

Racial and ethnic disparities in severe maternal morbidity prevalence and trends.

Ann Epidemiol 2019 May 28;33:30-36. Epub 2019 Feb 28.

Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; Center for Population Health Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6502679PMC
May 2019

Systolic Hypertension, Preeclampsia-Related Mortality, and Stroke in California.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 May 9. Epub 2019 May 9.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, the Public Health Institute, Capitola, the Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Division, Center for Family Health, California Department of Public Health, Sacramento; and the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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May 2019

Risk of severe maternal morbidity in relation to prepregnancy body mass index: Roles of maternal co-morbidities and caesarean birth.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2019 May 20. Epub 2019 May 20.

Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12555DOI Listing
May 2019

Cesarean overuse and the culture of care.

Health Serv Res 2019 Apr 20;54(2):417-424. Epub 2019 Feb 20.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.13123DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6407356PMC
April 2019

Safety Assessment of a Large-Scale Improvement Collaborative to Reduce Nulliparous Cesarean Delivery Rates.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 Apr;133(4):613-623

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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April 2019

Mothers at Risk: Factors Affecting Maternal Postpartum Length of Stay.

J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2018 Oct/Dec;32(4):303-314

California State University Long Beach.

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February 2019

The contribution of maternal characteristics and cesarean delivery to an increasing trend of severe maternal morbidity.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2019 Jan 9;19(1):16. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6327483PMC
January 2019

Addressing Maternal Mortality And Morbidity In California Through Public-Private Partnerships.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2018 09;37(9):1484-1493

Jeff Gould is a professor of pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, and director of the Perinatal Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Research Unit, both at Stanford University.

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September 2018

Reducing Maternal Mortality and Severe Maternal Morbidity Through State-based Quality Improvement Initiatives.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Clin Obstet Gynecol 2018 06;61(2):319-331

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000361DOI Listing
June 2018

Do provider birth attitudes influence cesarean delivery rate: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2018 May 29;18(1):184. Epub 2018 May 29.

Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2103 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA, 95817, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5975533PMC
May 2018

The National Network of State Perinatal Quality Collaboratives: A Growing Movement to Improve Maternal and Infant Health.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2018 03;27(3):221-226

1 Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Atlanta, Georgia .

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March 2018

The National Network of State Perinatal Quality Collaboratives: A Growing Movement to Improve Maternal and Infant Health.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2018 02 1;27(2):123-127. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

1 Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Atlanta, Georgia .

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February 2018

Reduction of severe maternal morbidity from hemorrhage using a state perinatal quality collaborative.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017 Mar 30;216(3):298.e1-298.e11. Epub 2017 Jan 30.

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2017.01.017DOI Listing
March 2017

Leading Change on Labor and Delivery: Reducing Nulliparous Term Singleton Vertex (NTSV) Cesarean Rates.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2017 02 15;43(2):51-52. Epub 2016 Nov 15.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjq.2016.11.009DOI Listing
February 2017

The Impact of maternal obesity and race/ethnicity on perinatal outcomes: Independent and joint effects.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2016 07 25;24(7):1590-8. Epub 2016 May 25.

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4925263PMC
July 2016

The Goldilocks Quandary of Health Care Resources: Too Little, Too Much, or Just Right?

Obstet Gynecol 2016 06;127(6):1039-44

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative and Stanford University, Palo Alto, California; and the Departments of Health Policy and Management and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Louisiana State University, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001426DOI Listing
June 2016

Clues for understanding hospital variation among obstetric services.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2015 Oct;213(4):443-4

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2015.08.044DOI Listing
October 2015

Pregnancy-related cardiovascular deaths in California: beyond peripartum cardiomyopathy.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2015 Sep 13;213(3):379.e1-10. Epub 2015 May 13.

Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA.

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September 2015

The National Partnership for Maternal Safety: a call to action for anesthesiologists.

Anesth Analg 2015 Jul;121(1):14-6

From the *Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; and †Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford, University, Stanford, California.

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July 2015

National Partnership for Maternal Safety: consensus bundle on obstetric hemorrhage.

Anesth Analg 2015 Jul;121(1):142-8

From the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford, California; the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, District II, New York, New York; the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the American College of Nurse-Midwives, Silver Spring, and the American Association of Blood Banks, Bethesda, Maryland; the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC; and the American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kansas.

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July 2015

National Partnership for Maternal Safety: Consensus Bundle on Obstetric Hemorrhage.

Obstet Gynecol 2015 Jul;126(1):155-62

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford, California; the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, District II, New York, New York; the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the American College of Nurse-Midwives, Silver Spring, and the American Association of Blood Banks, Bethesda, Maryland; the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC; and the American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kansas.

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July 2015

Pregnancy-related mortality in California: causes, characteristics, and improvement opportunities.

Obstet Gynecol 2015 Apr;125(4):938-47

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, the Public Health Institute, Santa Cruz, the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, and the Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Division, Center for Family Health, California Department of Public Health, Sacramento, California.

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April 2015

Pregnancy outcomes in the super obese, stratified by weight gain above and below institute of medicine guidelines.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Dec;124(6):1105-10

University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC), Stanford, and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, California; and Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000000553DOI Listing
December 2014

In reply.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Oct;124(4):840

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeon, New York, New York California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Palo Alto, California University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000000490DOI Listing
October 2014

The impact of change in pregnancy body mass index on macrosomia.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2014 Sep 28;22(9):1997-2002. Epub 2014 May 28.

University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, USA.

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September 2014

In Reply: for Dr. Lockhart.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Sep;124(3):634-5

Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Palo Alto, California Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New york.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4291839PMC
September 2014

Executive summary of the reVITALize initiative: standardizing obstetric data definitions.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Jul;124(1):150-3

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, and the California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California; and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000000322DOI Listing
July 2014

The impact of change in pregnancy body mass index on cesarean delivery.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2014 May 22;27(8):795-800. Epub 2013 Oct 22.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine , Orange, CA , USA .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2013.845657DOI Listing
May 2014

The National Partnership for Maternal Safety.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 May;123(5):973-7

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, and University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000000219DOI Listing
May 2014

Facility-based identification of women with severe maternal morbidity: it is time to start.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 May;123(5):978-81

Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York; and the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Palo Alto, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000000218DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4293012PMC
May 2014

California Pregnancy-Associated Mortality Review: mixed methods approach for improved case identification, cause of death analyses and translation of findings.

Matern Child Health J 2014 Apr;18(3):518-26

Office of Health Equity, California Department of Public Health, 1615 Capitol Avenue, MS 8304, 2nd Floor, 0022, Sacramento, CA, 95899-7420, USA,

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April 2014

In reply.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Feb;123(2 Pt 1):362-3

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, California Pacific Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Francisco, California.

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February 2014

Maternal mortality: time for national action.

Obstet Gynecol 2013 Oct;122(4):735-6

Dr. Main is from the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California; e-mail: Dr. Menard is a Past President (2012) of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; e-mail:

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October 2013

A state-wide obstetric hemorrhage quality improvement initiative.

MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 2011 Sep-Oct;36(5):297-304

Research, Education, and Publications for Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing and California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3203841PMC
February 2012

Decisions required for operating a maternal mortality review committee: the California experience.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Semin Perinatol 2012 Feb;36(1):37-41

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semperi.2011.09.008DOI Listing
February 2012

Maternal mortality: new strategies for measurement and prevention.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2010 Dec;22(6):511-6

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0b013e3283404e89DOI Listing
December 2010

Effective implementation strategies and tactics for leading change on maternity units.

J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2010 Jan-Mar;24(1):32-42

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JPN.0b013e3181c94a24DOI Listing
May 2010

New perinatal quality measures from the National Quality Forum, the Joint Commission and the Leapfrog Group.

Authors:
Elliott K Main

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2009 Dec;21(6):532-40

California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco and California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Palo Alto, California 94118, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0b013e328332d1b0DOI Listing
December 2009

Quality improvement in maternity care: promising approaches from the medical and public health perspectives.

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2008 Dec;20(6):574-80

California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC), Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0b013e3283184040DOI Listing
December 2008

Is there a useful cesarean birth measure? Assessment of the nulliparous term singleton vertex cesarean birth rate as a tool for obstetric quality improvement.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006 Jun 27;194(6):1644-51; discussion 1651-2. Epub 2006 Apr 27.

Division of Clinical Integration, Sutter Health, Sacramento, CA, USA.

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June 2006

Outcomes of pregnancies achieved by donor egg in vitro fertilization--a comparison with standard in vitro fertilization pregnancies.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2005 Jun;192(6):2002-6; discussion 2006-8

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2005.02.059DOI Listing
June 2005

Evaluation of the pregnancy prolongation index (PPI) as a measure of success of obstetric interventions in the prevention of preterm birth and associated morbidities.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2005 Jun;192(6):2047-52; discussion 2053-4

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, California-Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, 94118, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2005.02.034DOI Listing
June 2005

Cesarean delivery rates and neonatal morbidity in a low-risk population.

Obstet Gynecol 2004 Jul;104(1):11-9

Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000127035.64602.97DOI Listing
July 2004

Development of a large-scale obstetric quality-improvement program that focused on the nulliparous patient at term.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2004 Jun;190(6):1747-56; discussion 1756-8

Division of Clinical Integration, Sutter Health, Sacramento, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2004.02.055DOI Listing
June 2004