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Andra Hohler James, MD

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Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: 2608 Erwin Road, Suite 200, Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 681-5220
Email: andra.james@duke.edu

I am an OB-GYN and a specialist in maternal-fetal medicine and high-risk obstetrics. My research and publications pertain mainly to the care of women with blood disorders (thrombosis and thrombophilia), bleeding disorders (including von Willebrand disease), platelet disorders (including ITP), and sickle cell disease.

Education and Training

  • Associate, Obstetrics And Gynecology, Duke University, 1997 - 2000
  • Resident, Obstetrics & Gynecology, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, 1993 - 1997
  • M.D., University of Virginia, 1993
  • M.P.H., Johns Hopkins University, 1977

Publications

Federspiel, Jerome J., Lauren E. Wein, Kateena L. Addae-Konadu, Kristin C. Darwin, Laura E. Talamo, Evan R. Myers, and Andra H. James. “Venous thromboembolism incidence among patients recommended for pharmacologic thromboembolism prophylaxis after cesarean delivery in selected guidelines.” J Thromb Haemost 19, no. 3 (March 2021): 830–38. https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.15218.

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Li, Shuhui, Homa K. Ahmadzia, Dong Guo, Elyes Dahmane, Adam Miszta, Naomi L. C. Luban, Jeffrey S. Berger, et al. “Population pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of Tranexamic acid in women undergoing caesarean delivery.” Br J Clin Pharmacol, February 11, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1111/bcp.14767.

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Bauer, Melissa E., Katherine Arendt, Yaakov Beilin, Terry Gernsheimer, Juliana Perez Botero, Andra H. James, Edward Yaghmour, et al. “The Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology Interdisciplinary Consensus Statement on Neuraxial Procedures in Obstetric Patients With Thrombocytopenia.” Anesth Analg, February 4, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000005355.

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DeNoble, Anna, Julia Moyett, Sarah Goldstein, Cary Ward, Andra H. James, and Chad Grotegut. “Comparison of N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide levels in healthy obese and non-obese pregnant women.” In American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 224:S337–S337, 2021.

Scholars@Duke

Federspiel, Jerome, Lauren Wein, Laura Talamo, Evan Myers, and Andra H. James. “Projected impact of guideline adoption on venous thromboembolism incidence following cesarean delivery in the US.” In American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 224:S211–12, 2021.

Scholars@Duke

Oiron, Roseline d’, Sarah O’Brien, and Andra H. James. “Women and girls with haemophilia: Lessons learned.” Haemophilia 27 Suppl 3 (February 2021): 75–81. https://doi.org/10.1111/hae.14094.

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Miszta, Adam, Homa K. Ahmadzia, Naomi L. C. Luban, Shuhui Li, Dong Guo, Lori A. Holle, Jeffrey S. Berger, et al. “Application of a plasmin generation assay to define pharmacodynamic effects of tranexamic acid in women undergoing cesarean delivery.” J Thromb Haemost 19, no. 1 (January 2021): 221–32. https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.15114.

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Ahmadzia, Homa K., Naomi L. C. Luban, Shuhui Li, Dong Guo, Adam Miszta, Jogarao V. S. Gobburu, Jeffrey S. Berger, Andra H. James, Alisa S. Wolberg, and John van den Anker. “Optimal use of intravenous tranexamic acid for hemorrhage prevention in pregnant women.” Am J Obstet Gynecol, November 26, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2020.11.035.

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Ahmadzia, Homa K., Elaine B. Hynds, Richard L. Amdur, Alexis C. Gimovsky, Andra H. James, and Naomi L. C. Luban. “National trends in tranexamic acid use in the peripartum period, 2015-2019.” J Thromb Thrombolysis 50, no. 3 (October 2020): 746–52. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11239-020-02141-4.

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Ahmadzia, Homa K., Chad A. Grotegut, and Andra H. James. “A national update on rates of postpartum haemorrhage and related interventions.” Blood Transfus 18, no. 4 (July 2020): 247–53. https://doi.org/10.2450/2020.0319-19.

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