Fernando Althabe

Fernando Althabe

UNVERIFIED PROFILE

Are you Fernando Althabe?   Register this Author

Register author
Fernando Althabe

Fernando Althabe

Publications by authors named "Fernando Althabe"

Are you Fernando Althabe?   Register this Author

99Publications

4318Reads

14Profile Views

WHO essential medicines for reproductive health.

BMJ Glob Health 2019 17;4(6):e002150. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Department of Sexual & Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2019-002150DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6936467PMC
December 2019

WHO recommendations on uterotonics for postpartum haemorrhage prevention: what works, and which one?

BMJ Glob Health 2019 11;4(2):e001466. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP), Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001466DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6509591PMC
April 2019

Uterotonic agents for preventing postpartum haemorrhage: a network meta-analysis.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 12 19;12:CD011689. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

Tommy's National Centre for Miscarriage Research, Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, University of Birmingham, C/o Academic Unit, 3rd Floor, Birmingham Women's Hospital Foundation Trust, Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, UK, B15 2TG.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/14651858.CD011689.pub3
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011689.pub3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6388086PMC
December 2018

Prevention of postpartum haemorrhage: a distributional approach for analysis.

Reprod Health 2018 Jun 22;15(Suppl 1):97. Epub 2018 Jun 22.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS-CONICET), Department of Mother & Child Health Research, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12978-018-0530-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6020008PMC
June 2018

Sources of influence on pregnant women's preferred mode of delivery in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Birth 2018 03 29;45(1):71-78. Epub 2017 Aug 29.

Mother and Child's Health Research Department, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS-CONICET), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/birt.12307DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5814339PMC
March 2018

Odon device for instrumental vaginal deliveries: results of a medical device pilot clinical study.

Reprod Health 2018 Mar 12;15(1):45. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP), Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, CH-1211, Geneva 27, Switzerland.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12978-018-0485-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5846255PMC
March 2018

Factors associated with postpartum depression in women from low socioeconomic level in Argentina: A hierarchical model approach.

J Affect Disord 2018 02 21;227:731-738. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

Mother and Child's Health Research Department, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS-CONICET), Dr. Emilio Ravignani 2024 (C1414CPV), Buenos Aires, Argentina. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2017.11.091DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5805649PMC
February 2018

The PRECIS-2 tool has good interrater reliability and modest discriminant validity.

J Clin Epidemiol 2017 Aug 8;88:113-121. Epub 2017 Jun 8.

Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, 3rd Floor, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.06.001DOI Listing
August 2017

Rising Trend in Non-Indicated Caesarean Deliveries: Can the Trend be Reversed?

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2017 07 15;31(4):263-266. Epub 2017 Jun 15.

Instituto de Efectividad Clínica y Sanitaria, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12369DOI Listing
July 2017

Brief Counseling on Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Pregnant Women in Argentina and Uruguay.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2016 12 29;14(1). Epub 2016 Dec 29.

Departamento de Investigación en Salud de la Madre y el Niño, Instituto de Efectividad Clínica y Sanitaria (IECS), Buenos Aires C1414CPV, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph14010028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5295279PMC
December 2016

The Difficult Design of Epidemiologic Studies on Zika Virus and Pregnancy.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2016 11 20;30(6):531-532. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ppe.12312
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12312DOI Listing
November 2016

Zika virus infection in pregnant women in Honduras: study protocol.

Reprod Health 2016 Jul 16;13(1):82. Epub 2016 Jul 16.

Instituto de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Parasitología Antonio Vidal; Hospital Escuela Universitario, Calle La Salud, Boulevard a Suyapa, Colonia Quezada, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12978-016-0200-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4947515PMC
July 2016

Women's preferences and mode of delivery in public and private hospitals: a prospective cohort study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Feb 8;16:34. Epub 2016 Feb 8.

Mother and Child's Health Research Department, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS), Dr. Emilio Ravignani 2024, C1414CPV, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-016-0824-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4746891PMC
February 2016

Challenges and opportunities for implementing evidence-based antenatal care in Mozambique: a qualitative study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2015 Sep 2;15:200. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

Department of Reproductive Health and Research, UNDP-UNFPA-UNICEF-WHO-World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Geneva, CH-1211, Switzerland.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0625-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4557743PMC
September 2015

Text message interventions for follow up of infants born to mothers positive for Chagas disease in Tucumán, Argentina: a feasibility study.

BMC Res Notes 2015 Sep 29;8:508. Epub 2015 Sep 29.

Department of Mother and Child Health Research, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1498-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4588257PMC
September 2015

The increasing trend in preterm birth in public hospitals in northern Argentina.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2015 Aug 20;130(2):137-41. Epub 2015 Apr 20.

Department of Mother and Child Health Research, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2015.02.026DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4494978PMC
August 2015

Antenatal corticosteroids for preterm births in resource-limited settings - Authors' reply.

Lancet 2015 May;385(9981):1945

Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60956-4DOI Listing
May 2015

Bed rest in singleton pregnancies for preventing preterm birth.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Mar 30(3):CD003581. Epub 2015 Mar 30.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology - School of Medicine, University of Uruguay, Echevarriarza 3320 Apartment 701, Montevideo, Uruguay, 11300.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD003581.pub3DOI Listing
March 2015

Accuracy of self-reported smoking cessation during pregnancy.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2015 Jan 13;94(1):106-11. Epub 2014 Nov 13.

Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aogs.12532DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4301572PMC
January 2015

Mode of childbirth in low-risk pregnancies: Nicaraguan physicians' viewpoints.

Matern Child Health J 2014 Dec;18(10):2382-92

Montevideo Clinical and Epidemiological Research Unit, UNICEM, Hosp Clinicas, Av Italia s/n, Montevideo, Uruguay,

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10995-014-1478-zDOI Listing
December 2014

Gaps between calcium recommendations to prevent pre-eclampsia and current intakes in one hospital in Argentina.

BMC Res Notes 2014 Dec 16;7:920. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Department of Mother & Child Health Research, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS), Dr, Emilio Ravignani, 2024 Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-7-920DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4302104PMC
December 2014

Antenatal corticosteroids to reduce preterm deaths in low-income settings.

Lancet Glob Health 2014 Aug 23;2(8):e444. Epub 2014 Jul 23.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville MD, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S2214109X147026
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70261-XDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4767156PMC
August 2014

Research: increasing value, reducing waste.

Lancet 2014 Mar;383(9923):1125-6

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires C1414CPV, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60562-6DOI Listing
March 2014

Obstetric care for resident immigrant women in Argentina compared with Argentine women.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2013 Aug 2;122(2):140-4. Epub 2013 Jun 2.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.03.018DOI Listing
August 2013

Do Italian women prefer cesarean section? Results from a survey on mode of delivery preferences.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2013 Mar 26;13:78. Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Obstetrics Department, São Paulo Federal University, São Paulo, Brazil, Rua Borges Lagoa 564, conj. 63, CEP 04038-000, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2393-13-78DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3621281PMC
March 2013

Preferences for mode of delivery in nulliparous Argentinean women: a qualitative study.

Reprod Health 2013 Jan 14;10(1). Epub 2013 Jan 14.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy IECS, Dr, Emilio Ravignani 2024, C1414CPV, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-4755-10-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3561262PMC
January 2013

Interest of pregnant women in the use of SMS (short message service) text messages for the improvement of perinatal and postnatal care.

Reprod Health 2012 Aug 6;9. Epub 2012 Aug 6.

Department of Mother & Child Health Research, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Dr. Emilio Ravignani 2024, Buenos Aires, C1414CPV, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-4755-9-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3453517PMC
August 2012

Modifiable risk factors for stillbirth in high-income countries include overweight and obesity, maternal age and smoking.

Authors:
Fernando Althabe

Evid Based Med 2012 Apr 23;17(2):65-6. Epub 2011 Aug 23.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://ebm.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/ebm.2011.100109
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/ebm.2011.100109DOI Listing
April 2012

Inequities in the use of cesarean section deliveries in the world.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2012 Apr 1;206(4):331.e1-19. Epub 2012 Mar 1.

Department of Maternal and Child Health, Institute of Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2012.02.026DOI Listing
April 2012

Using Uniject to increase the use of prophylactic oxytocin for management of the third stage of labor in Latin America.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2011 Aug 21;114(2):184-9. Epub 2011 Jun 21.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, IECS, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2011.05.003DOI Listing
August 2011

Use of oxytocin during early stages of labor and its effect on active management of third stage of labor.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2011 Mar 8;204(3):238.e1-5. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2010.10.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3057346PMC
March 2011

Lost opportunities for effective management of obstetric conditions to reduce maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in Argentina and Uruguay.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2010 Aug 3;110(2):175-80. Epub 2010 Jun 3.

Population Health Research Center (CISAP: Centro de Investigación en Salud Poblacional), Durand Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2010.05.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2918228PMC
August 2010

New modelled estimates of maternal mortality.

Lancet 2010 Jun;375(9730):1966-7; author reply 1968

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60923-3DOI Listing
June 2010

Post-partum haemorrhage: beyond the confrontation between misoprostol and oxytocin.

Lancet 2010 Jan;375(9710):176-8

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S014067361060066
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60066-9DOI Listing
January 2010

A pilot randomized controlled trial of controlled cord traction to reduce postpartum blood loss.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2009 Oct 21;107(1):4-7. Epub 2009 Jun 21.

Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2009.05.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2771375PMC
October 2009

Risk factors for postpartum hemorrhage in vaginal deliveries in a Latin-American population.

Obstet Gynecol 2009 Jun;113(6):1313-9

Perinatal Research Unit, School of Medicine, University of Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0b013e3181a66b05DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2730945PMC
June 2009