Basic mechanisms controlling term and preterm birth

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  • Labor (Obstetrics) -- Regulation -- Congresses.,
  • Uterine Contraction -- congresses.,
  • Labor, Premature -- prevention & control -- congresses.,
  • Progestational Hormones -- therapeutic use -- congresses.,
  • Myometrium -- drug effects -- congresses.

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StatementK. Chwalisz, R.E. Garfield, editors.
SeriesErnst Schering Research Foundation workshop ;, 7
ContributionsChwalisz, Kristof, 1952-, Garfield, Robert E.
LC ClassificationsRG655 .B37 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 317 p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1426338M
ISBN 103540571914, 0387571914
LC Control Number93037409

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The mechanisms that initiate labour (i. e., the conversion of the quies­ cent uterus to an active and reactive organ at term) are poorly under­ stood.

Of considerable importance are the factors that control preterm labour and preterm birth, with their devastating effects on society. This problem. The mechanisms that initiate labour (i. e., the conversion of the quies­ cent uterus to an active and reactive organ at term) are poorly under­ stood.

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The invited reviews will synthesize the theoretical, methodological, and technological developments made over the past several decades that have led to important new discoveries. Studies for consideration were identified on the basis of a PubMed Boolean search that crossed various terms for preterm birth (e.g., “premature birth,” “prematurity,” and “preterm delivery”) or the term “birth outcomes” with general terms for toxicants (e.g., “air.

A thorough understanding of the molecular mechanisms controlling the timing of normal lung maturation processes will promote the understanding of the pathogeneses of lung diseases associated with preterm birth, providing new potential therapeutic and diagnostic tools to Cited by: Chwalisz et al, Role of nitric oxide in the uterus J.

Perinat. Med. 26 () Kristof Chwalisz1 and Robert E. Garfield2 Research Laboratories of Schering AG, Berlin, Germany, and Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. University of Texas Medical Branch., Texas, USA 1 Introduction In general preterm labor, and subsequent preterm birth is the major problem of.

Extremely preterm (EP, Cited by: In humans, preterm birth is a primary cause of infant morbidity and mortality in the first year of life and the root cause of lifelong health problems in survivors including cerebral palsy, mental retardation, blindness, deafness, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer.

52 Detection and prevention of preterm birth are the primary driving factors Cited by: 4. Preterm Birth. Currently, limited diagnostic or predictive miRNA candidates have been reported for preterm birth. Gray et al. reported that the levels of miRb, miR, and a clustering of miR miRNA were down-regulated while that of miR was increased in the plasma of women who later experienced a spontaneous preterm : Ming Liu, Xiaotao Bian, Hao Wang, Yan-Ling Wang.

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Nutritional Interventions during Pregnancy for the Prevention or Treatment of Maternal Morbidity and Preterm Delivery: An Overview of Randomized Controlled Trials Preterm birth (Cited by: Start studying Psychology Human Growth and Development.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. This position paper provides the scientific basis and justification for the importance of addressing the issue of racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in these birth outcomes, and outlines a broad course of action to reduce the excess risk of preterm and low birthweight births in.

for all women who could give birth preterm before 37 weeks gestation b. for woman at weeks gestation at risk for preterm birth within 7 days c. once a week from the time of significant preterm symptoms until birth or 34 weeks gestation, whichever comes first. Presently, adverse pregnancy outcomes that have been linked to periodontal disease include preterm birth, low birth weight, miscarriage or early pregnancy loss, and pre-eclampsia.

Pre-eclampsia and preterm births are major causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality 2, 3. In the following discussion, we shall study various aspects. Preterm birth is a universal health problem that is one of the largest unmet medical needs contributing to the global burden of disease.

Adding to its complexity is that there are no means to predict who is at risk when pregnancy begins or when women will actually deliver. Until these problems are addressed, there will be no interventions to reduce the risk because those who should be treated Cited by: Abstract Germinal matrix hemorrhage–intraventricular hemorrhage (GMH-IVH) is the most common variety of neonatal intracranial hemorrhage and is characteristic of the premature infant.

This form of brain injury affects around 25% of all very low birthweight. This review focuses on the evidence for health benefits of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) for preterm infants to stimulate gut adaptation and reduce the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) in early life.

The health benefits of breastfeeding are partly explained by the abundant HMOs that serve as prebiotics and immunomodulators. Gut immaturity in preterm infants leads to Cited by: The medical term for a pregnant woman is genetalian, just as the medical term for the potential baby is embryo (early weeks) and then fetus (until birth).

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Background. The availability of neonatal intensive care has improved the outcomes of high-risk infants born either preterm or with serious medical or surgical conditions. 2 – 4 Many of these improvements can be attributed to the concept and implementation of regionalized systems of perinatal care, broadly articulated in the March of Dimes report “Toward Improving the Outcome of.

Guidance on searching. menu ☰ menu ˟. Extensive research of the long-term outcomes of premature infants has shown significant risk for emotional, behavioral, and psychological problems. Cited by: RESULTS: No significant associations were observed between fish consumption and preterm birth or early preterm birth (aOR = 00 and 09, respectively).

The odds of having an SGA infant were elevated (aOR = 21; 95 % CI 12, 34) among women with daily fish consumption compared with women consuming fish less than once per month. Hypotonia, commonly known as floppy baby syndrome, is a state of low muscle tone (the amount of tension or resistance to stretch in a muscle), often involving reduced muscle strength.

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An international workshop on Acute Perinatal Asphyxia in Term Infants was convened by the NICHD and the NINDS and cosponsored by the AAP and ACOG in Rockville, MD on AugustThe purpose was to review the current knowledge of the definition and diagnosis of acute perinatal asphyxia in term infants in order to develop operational and.

Preterm neonates had reduced myelination, low birth weight, and high mortality compared to term neonates. Brain 5aR expression was also significantly reduced in neonates compared to fetal expression.

Conclusions: Delivery results in a loss of neuroactive steroid concentrations resulting in a premature reduction in brain allopregnanolone in. ICELAND. Preterm Birth Rates – Iceland. Rank: –Rate: % Estimated # of preterm births per live births (USA – 12 %) Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population ofand an area ofkm (40, sq mi), making it the most sparsely populated country in capital and largest city is Reykjavík.The molecular legacy extends beyond gene transfer to include mitochondria and epigenetics (Lane et al., p.

). Finally, the gestation and birthing processes also shape offspring, and preterm birth is now a focus of research (Romero et al., p. ).The relations between EF and social competence in preterm and full term preschoolers have not been well characterize social competence and assess the relationship between EF and social competence in preschool-aged children born preterm or full -sectional subjects had a history of preterm birth (≤34weeks.

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