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Chad Aaron Grotegut, MD

Chad Grotegut, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: Box 3967 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 681-5220
Email: chad.grotegut@duke.edu

Desensitization of the oxytocin receptor as an etiology for dysfunction labor and post-partum hemorrhage. The molecular mechanisms of preeclampsia and the protective role of cigarette smoke exposure.

Education and Training

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University, 2006 - 2009
  • Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Duke University, 1999 - 2003
  • M.D., Temple University, 1999

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Research

Dr. Grotegut conducts both basic science/laboratory research, as well as participate in running clinical studies.  His laboratory research interests primarily focus on the hormone oxytocin and in understanding the mechanisms of uterine contractility.  This work is translated then to the clinical care of women through studies dedicated to understanding normal and abnormal labor.  In addition to his work in labor, he is involved in understanding the role that medical conditions and complications have in pregnancy outcomes.     

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Publications

Canzoneri, BJ, Feng, L, Grotegut, CA, Bentley, RC, Heine, RP, and Murtha, AP. "The chorion layer of fetal membranes is prematurely destroyed in women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes." Reprod Sci 20, no. 10 (October 2013): 1246-1254.

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Limmer, JS, Grotegut, CA, Thames, E, Dotters-Katz, SK, Brancazio, LR, and James, AH. "Postpartum wound and bleeding complications in women who received peripartum anticoagulation." Thrombosis Research 132, no. 1 (July 2013): e19-e23.

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Luley, T, Fitzpatrick, CB, Grotegut, CA, Hocker, MB, Myers, ER, and Brown, HL. "Perinatal implications of motor vehicle accident trauma during pregnancy: identifying populations at risk." Am J Obstet Gynecol 208, no. 6 (June 2013): 466.e1-466.e5.

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Thompson, JL, Antczak, BC, Feng, L, Grotegut, CA, Seed, PC, and Murtha, AP. "Distribution of Toll-Like Receptor 4 in Preterm Fetal Membranes." 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society-for-Gynecologic-Investigation (SGI). Orlando, FL. March 20, 2013 - March 23, 2013. SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, March 1, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Thompson, JL, Antczak, BC, Feng, L, Grotegut, CA, Seed, PC, and Murtha, AP. "Distribution of Toll-Like Receptor 4 in Preterm Fetal Membranes." 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society-for-Gynecologic-Investigation (SGI). Orlando, FL. March 20, 2013 - March 23, 2013. SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, March 1, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Smrtka, MP, Grotegut, CA, Feng, L, and Murtha, AP. "Thrombin-Induced Tissue Factor Expression in Human Decidual Cells Is Not Affected by Enoxaparin." 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society-for-Gynecologic-Investigation (SGI). Orlando, FL. March 20, 2013 - March 23, 2013. SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, March 1, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Smrtka, MP, Grotegut, CA, Feng, L, and Murtha, AP. "Thrombin-Induced Tissue Factor Expression in Human Decidual Cells Is Not Affected by Enoxaparin." 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society-for-Gynecologic-Investigation (SGI). Orlando, FL. March 20, 2013 - March 23, 2013. SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, March 1, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Dotters-Katz, SK, Heine, RP, and Grotegut, CA. "Medical and infectious complications associated with pyelonephritis among pregnant women at delivery." Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013 (January 2013): 124102-null.

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Luley, T, Fitzpatrick, CB, Grotegut, CA, Hocker, MB, Myers, ER, and Brown, HL. "Perinatal implications of motor vehicle accident trauma during pregnancy: Identifying populations at risk." American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 208, no. 6 (2013): 466.e1-466.e5.

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Limmer, JS, Grotegut, CA, Thames, E, Dotters-Katz, SK, Brancazio, LR, and James, AH. "Postpartum wound and bleeding complications in women who received peripartum anticoagulation." Thrombosis Research 132, no. 1 (2013): e19-e23.

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