Brown, HL, and Abernathy, MP. "Cytomegalovirus infection." Semin Perinatol 22, no. 4 (August 1998): 260-266. (Review)
Haywood Laverne Brown, MD
Research focus is on health disparities as related to perinatal outcomes. Specific focus on the epidemiology of preterm delivery, infant and maternal mortality. Other research focus is on medical co-morbidities such as hypertension and cardiovascular conditions and the impact on pregnancy.
Education and Training
- Fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics And Gynecology, Emory University, 1982 - 1984
- Internship and Residency, Obstetrics And Gynecology, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1978 - 1982
- M.D., Wake Forest University, 1978
- B.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1974
Selected Grants and Awards
Brown, HL, Britton, KA, Mahaffey, D, Brizendine, E, Hiett, AK, and Turnquest, MA. "Methadone maintenance in pregnancy: a reappraisal." Am J Obstet Gynecol 179, no. 2 (August 1998): 459-463.
Garry, MF, Brown, HL, Abernathy, MP, and Brown, BW. "The impact of prenatal care coordination on birth outcome." Prim Care Update Ob Gyns 5, no. 4 (July 1, 1998): 208-.
Brown, HL, Padilla, LM, Palmer, KG, Abernathy, MP, Davee, MA, and Golichowski, AM. "A comparative evaluation of the risks and complications of early amniocentesis." Prenatal and Neonatal Medicine 3, no. 2 (1998): 217-221.
Fomin, VP, Natarajan, V, Singh, D, Brown, HL, and Hurd, WW. "Effect of cocaine on cytoplasmic calcium and IP3 production in human myometrial cells." FASEB Journal 12, no. 5 (1998): A702-.
Turnquest, MA, Lemke, MD, and Brown, HL. "Cervical ripening: Randomized comparison of intravaginal prostaglandin E2 gel with prostaglandin E2 gel plus laminaria tents." Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 6, no. 5 (September 1, 1997): 260-263. (Review)
Turnquest, MA, Lemke, MD, and Brown, HL. "Cervical ripening: randomized comparison of intravaginal prostaglandin E2 gel with prostaglandin E2 gel plus laminaria tents." J Matern Fetal Med 6, no. 5 (September 1997): 260-263.
McMahon, MJ, Brown, HL, and Dean, RA. "Umbilical cord thiocyanate and thyroid function in intrauterine growth-restricted infants of the smoking gravida." J Perinatol 17, no. 5 (September 1997): 370-374.
Brown, HL, Hiett, AK, Britton, KA, Turnquest, MA, and Golichowski, AM. "Tocolytic treatment for preterm contractions with and without cervical changes." Am J Perinatol 14, no. 7 (August 1997): 405-409.
Robertson, L, Brown, HL, Staines, HJ, and Wishart, GJ. "Characterization and application of an avian in vitro spermatozoa-egg interaction assay using the inner perivitelline layer from laid chicken eggs." J Reprod Fertil 110, no. 2 (July 1997): 205-211.