Recent Publications by Division - Highlights

Gynecologic Oncology

Authors: Isabel V. Rodriguez, MD1,2; Paige McKeithan Cisa, MD 1; Karen Monuszko, MD1; Julia Salinaro, MD1; Ashraf S. Habib, MBBCh, MSc, MHSc3; J. Eric Jelovsek, MD, MMEd, MSDS1; Laura J. Havrilesky, MD, MHSc1; Brittany Davidson, MD1
Article: Development and Validation of a Model for Opioid Prescribing Following Gynecological Surgery, JAMA Network.

Authors: Brittany A. Davidson, MD; Laura J. Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; and Carolyn Lefkowitz, MD
Article: Opportunities to Advance the Delivery of High-Quality, Goal-Concordant End-of-Life Care in Ovarian Cancer, JCO Oncology Practice.

Authors: Hadley W. Reid, Gloria Broadwater, Mary Katherine Montes de Oca, Bharathi Selvand, Oluwadamilola Fayanjue, Laura J.Havrilesky, Brittany A. Davidson
Article: Distress screening in endometrial cancer leads to disparity in referral to support services, Gynecologic Oncology.

Authors: Elayna P. Kirsch, BA; Catherine Watson, MD; Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD; Brittany A. Davidson, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article: Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer: A Review of Genetic Testing and Management of High-Risk Patients, Topics in Obstetrics & Gynecology/Practice CE Newsletter for Clinicians

Authors: Catherine H. Watson, MD; Karen Monuszko, Sarah Freeman, Kelli Kurtovic, Brittany A. Davidson, MD; and Laura J. Havrilesky MD, MHSc
Article: Reducing Non-Surgical Readmissions on a Gynecologic Oncology ServiceGynecologic Oncology (Editor's Choice article of the April, 2022 Issue).

Authors: Alvarez Secord A, Pothuri B, Backes F, et al.
Article: Molecularly Targeted Therapy May Improve Survival In Patients With Advanced Or Recurrent Endometrial Cancerpresented at the SGO 2022 Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer - Genomic alterations, molecularly targeted therapy and race: Real world data from the Endometrial Cancer Molecularly Targeted Therapy Consortium. Presented at SGO 2022; March 18-21, 2022. Abstract LBA 8.

Authors: Peterson, Jessica A. MD; Albright, Benjamin B. MD, MS; Moss, Haley A. MD, MBA; Bianco, Angela MD
Article: Catastrophic Health Expenditures With Pregnancy and Delivery in the United StatesObstetrics & Gynecology/Green Journal

Authors: Davidson, Brittany A. MD; Weber, Jeremy M. MS; Monuzsko, Karen A. BS; Truong, Tracy MS; Havrilesky, Laura J. MD, MHSc; Moss, Haley A. MD, MBA
Article: Evaluation of Surgical Morbidity After Hysterectomy During an Obesity EpidemicObstetrics & Gynecology/Green Journal

Authors:  Brittany Davidson, MD; Allison Puechl, MD; Catherine Watson, MD;  Stephanie Lim, MD; Luke Gatta, MD; Karen Monuszko, MD; Kerry Drury, MD; Emma Ryan, MD; Shelley Rice, MD; Tracy Truong; Jessica Ma, MD; Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; Weston Jordan and Kelli Kurtovic. 
Article: Promoting timely goals of care conversations between gynecologic cancer patients at high-risk of death and their providersGynecologic Oncology

Authors:  Whitney Hendrickson, MD (lead author); Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; and Nazema Siddiqui, MD, MHSc
Article: Cost-Effectiveness of Bacteriuria Screening Prior to Urogynecologic SurgeryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Authors: Mary Katherine Montes de Oca, MD; Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; Brittany Davidson, MD, et al.
Article: Distress screening in endometrial cancer leads to disparity in referral to support servicesGynecologic Oncology

Authors: Brittany Davidson, MD; and Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc
Article: Opportunities to Advance the Delivery of High-Quality, Goal-Concordant End-of-Life Care in Ovarian CancerJCO Oncology Practice

Authors: Mary Katherine Montes de Oca, MD; Benjamin Albright, MD, MS; Angeles Alvarez Secord, MD, MHSc; Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; and Haley Moss, MD, MBA
Article: Adjuvant treatment and outcomes for patients with stage IIIA grade 1 endometrioid endometrial cancerInternational Journal of Gynecological Cancer

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Authors: The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM); Naima T. Joseph, MD; Brenna Hughes, MD; Jeffrey Kuller, MD; and Judette Louis, MD, MPH
Monkeypox and Pregnancy: What Maternal-Fetal Medicine Subspecialists Need to Know, SMFM

Authors: Luke A Gatta 1 2, Jeremy M Weber 3, Jennifer B Gilner 1 2, Paula S Lee 1 4, Chad A Grotegut 1 2, Katherine A Herbert 5, Mustafa Bashir 6, Carl F Pieper 2, James Ronald 6, Waleska Pabon-Ramos 6, Ashraf S Habib 5, Kyle C Strickland 7, Angeles Alvarez Secord 1 4, Andra H James 1 2
Article: Transfusion Requirements with Hybrid Management of Placenta Accreta Spectrum Incorporating Targeted Embolization and a Selective Use of Delayed HysterectomyAmerican Journal of Perinatology.

Authors: Collaboration of ACOG, SMFM and Jeffrey Kuller, MD.
Article/Obstetric Care Consensus: Pregnancy at Age 35 Years or Older, ACOG - AJOG

Authors: Zanolli, Nicole C. BA; Bishop, Katherine C. MD; Kuller, Jeffrey A. MD; Price, Thomas M. MD§; Harris, Benjamin S. MD, MPH
Article: Fibroids and Fertility: A Comparison of Myomectomy and Uterine Artery Embolization on Fertility and Reproductive OutcomesObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Authors: Nguyen Thao Thi Nguyen, Kelli Kurtovic, Courtney Mitchell, Marie Evangelista, Rhiann Del Valle, Sarah McWay Boling and Brenna L. Hughes
Article: Improving treatment of severe hypertension in pregnancy and postpartum using a hypertensive pathwayPregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women's Cardiovascular Health

Authors: Sarah K. Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE, Matthew R. Grace, MD
Jessica Mcpherson, MD, MSCR
Beverly Gray, MD
Anthony Shanks, MD
Lisa G. Hofler, MD, MPH, MBA
Article: You’re on mute: OB/GYN perspectives on the transition to virtual grand rounds, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Grundy, Sara J. BA; Hardin, Abigail MD; Kuller, Jeffrey A. MD; Dotters-Katz, Sarah MD, MMPHE§
Article: Breastfeeding: The Basics, the History, and Barriers in the Modern DayObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Authors: Morgan J, Bauer S, Whitsel A, Combs CA; Patient Safety and Quality Committee, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM). 
Article: Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Special Statement: Postpartum visit checklists for normal pregnancy and complicated pregnancyAJOG (Epub ahead of print) S0002-9378(22)00453-7. doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2022.06.007

Authors: Gibson, K. S., Combs, C. A., Bauer, S., Hamm, R. F., Healy, A., Morgan, J., Toner, L., Whitsel, A., & Patient Safety and Quality Committee (2022), Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM).
Article: Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Special Statement: Quality metric for timely postpartum follow-up after severe hypertension
AJOG (Epub ahead of print). S0002-9378(22)00409-4. 

Authors: Alexandra C Sundermann 1, Digna R Velez Edwards 2, Katherine E Hartmann 3
Article: Maternal Alcohol Metabolism Predicted by Alcohol Dehydrogenase Genotype and the Association Between Alcohol Consumption and MiscarriageAJOG (Epub ahead of print)

Authors: Elayna P. Kirsch, BA; Catherine Watson, MD; Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD; Brittany A. Davidson, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article:Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer: A Review of Genetic Testing and Management of High-Risk Patients, Topics in Obstetrics & Gynecology/Practice CE Newsletter for Clinicians

Authors: Gregory E. Zemtsov, MD; Anthony E. Swartz, BS, RT(R), RDMS; and Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD
Article: Prenatal Diagnosis of ArhiniaAmerican Journal of Perinatology Reports

Authors: Sarah W. Freeman, BA;  Annalies Denoble, MD, MS; Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD; Sarah Ellestad, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article: Management of Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes in the Late Preterm PeriodObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Authors:  Onyinye Ohamadike, BA;  Stephanie L. Lim, MD;  Anne Siegel, MD; Gregory Zemtsov, MD; Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE 
CME Review Article: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: Common Clinical ConundrumsObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Author: Jeffrey Kuller, MD
Article: SMFM Consult Series #60: Management of pregnancies resulting from in vitro fertilizationAJOG

Authors: Shauntell Luke, MS; Kateena Addae-Konadu MD, PhD; Brittany Davidson, MD; Jeffrey Kuller, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMPHE.
Article: Benefits and Risks of Bilateral Salpingectomy Compared With Standard Tubal Ligation During Cesarean Delivery for Permanent Postpartum ContraceptionObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Author: Jeffrey Kuller, MD
Article: Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Consult Series #60: Management of pregnancies resulting from in vitro fertilizationAJOG

Authors: Emma Ryan, MD; Megan Varvoutis, MD, MS; Jeffrey Kuller, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE.
Article: Intrapartum and Postpartum Management of Intra-amniotic InfectionObstetrical & Gynecological Survey.

Authors: Gregory Zemtsov, MD; Carmen Avram, MD; Alice Darling, MD;  Sarahn Wheeler, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article: Incidence and Risk Factors for Postpartum Depression among Women with Preterm Prelabor Rupture of MembranesAmerican Journal of Perinatology.

Authors: Luke A Gatta, MD; Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE; and Brenna L Hughes, MD, MSc, et al. 
Article: Clinical factors associated with cytomegalovirus shedding among seropositive pregnant womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Sarahn M. Wheeler, MD; Geeta K. Swamy, MD; and Evan R. Myers, MD, MPH
Article: Estimated Prevalence of Risk Factors for Preeclampsia Among Individuals Giving Birth in the US in 2019JAMA Network

Authors: Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMPHE; Jeffrey Kuller, MD; and Megan Varvoutis, MD, MS
Article: Venomous Snake and Spider Bites in PregnancyObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Author: Jeffrey Kuller, MD*
*(This Practice Advisory was developed by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine in collaboration with Allison S. Bryant, MD, MPH; Alison G. Cahill, MD, MSCI; Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD; Judette M. Louis, MD, MPH; and Mark A. Turrentine, MD.)
Practice Advisory: Low-Dose Aspirin Use for the Prevention of Preeclampsia and Related Morbidity and Mortality

Authors: Jenny Wu, MD; Anna DeNoble MD, MSCR; Jeffrey Kuller, MD; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article: Management of Cerclage in Patients With Preterm Prelabor Rupture of MembranesObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Authors: Brenna Hughes, MD, MSc, Jennifer Gilner, MD, PhD; Chad Grotegut, MD, MBA, MHS
Article: Universal SARS-CoV-2 testing for obstetric inpatient units across the United StatesClinical Infectious Diseases

Authors: Kateena Addae-Konadu, MD, PhD, MSc; Jeff Federspiel, MD, PhD; Brenna Hughes, MD, MSc; and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE
Article: Postpartum Pyelonephritis and Risk of Severe Maternal MorbidityAmerican Journal of Perinatology

Authors: Kateena Addae-Konadu, MD, PhD, MSc; Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE; and Megan Varvoutis, MD, MS.
Article: The Impact of BMI on Postpartum Infectious Morbidities and Wound Complications: A Study of ExtremesAmerican Journal of Perinatology

Author: Jeffrey Kuller, MD
Article: HCV in pregnancy: One piece of a bigger problem, interviewed for MDedge

Co-author: Jeffrey Kuller, MD
Article: SMFM Fetal Anomalies Consult Series #4: Genitourinary anomalies, AJOG

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Authors: Zanolli, Nicole C. BA; Bishop, Katherine C. MD; Kuller, Jeffrey A. MD; Price, Thomas M. MD§; Harris, Benjamin S. MD, MPH
Fibroids and Fertility: A Comparison of Myomectomy and Uterine Artery Embolization on Fertility and Reproductive OutcomesObstetrical & Gynecological Survey

Authors: Benjamin J. Peipert1*, Melissa N. Montoya1, Bronwyn S. Bedrick2, David B. Seifer3 and Tarun Jain4
Article: Impact of in vitro fertilization state mandates for third party insurance coverage in the United States: a review and critical assessment, Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 

Authors: Michael D. Waters, Stafford Warren, Claude Hughes, Philip Lewis, and Fengyu Zhang
Article: Human genetic risk of treatment with antiviral nucleoside analog drugs that induce lethal mutagenesis: the special case of molnupiravirEnvironmental and Molecular Mutagenesis

Authors: Benjamin J.Peipert, MD; Esther H.Chung, MD; Benjamin S.Harris, MD, MPH; Tarun Jain, MD
Article: Impact of comprehensive state insurance mandates on in vitro fertilization utilization, embryo transfer practices, and outcomes in the United StatesAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Authors: Chung, Esther H. MD; Petishnok, Laura C. MS; Conyers, Jesse M. MD; Schimer, David A. MD; Vitek, Wendy S. MD; Harris, Amy L. MD; Brown, Michelle A. MD; Jolin, Julie A. MD; Karmon, Anatte MD; Styer, Aaron K. MD
Article: Virtual Compared With In-Clinic Transvaginal Ultrasonography for Ovarian Reserve AssessmentObstetrics & Gynecology/Green Journal

FPMRS

Authors: Kameny, Rebecca R. PhD; Amundsen, Cindy L. MD
Article: Design and Implementation of a Career Development Program for Physician-Scientists: Lessons Learned, Urogynecology

Authors: Zemtsov, Gregory E. MD; Jelovsek, J. Eric MD, MMEd, MSDS; O’Shea, Michele MD, MPH; Luchristt, Doug MD, MPH
Trends in Performance of Anti-Incontinence Treatment at the Time of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair From 2011 to 2019, Urogynecology

Authors: Luchristt, Douglas MD, MPH; Siddiqui, Nazema Y. MD; Bretschneider, C. Emi MD; Jelovsek, J. Eric MD
Quantifying the Added Value of 2 Common Frailty Measures for Predicting Adverse Outcomes After Elective Hysterectomy, Urogynecology

Authors: Isabel V. Rodriguez, MD1,2; Paige McKeithan Cisa, MD 1; Karen Monuszko, MD1; Julia Salinaro, MD1; Ashraf S. Habib, MBBCh, MSc, MHSc3; J. Eric Jelovsek, MD, MMEd, MSDS1; Laura J. Havrilesky, MD, MHSc1; Brittany Davidson, MD1
Article: Development and Validation of a Model for Opioid Prescribing Following Gynecological Surgery, JAMA Network.

Authors: Kisby, Cassandra K. MD, MS; Agosta, Patrina O. MD; Alexander, Amy MS; Erie, Eric AS; Morris, Jonathan M. MD; Gebhart, John B. MD, MS 
Article: Three-Dimensional–Printed Vaginal Molds for Use After McIndoe Neovagina Creation Obstetrics & Gynecology/Green Journal.

Authors: Isabel V. Rodriguez, MD1,2; Paige McKeithan Cisa, MD 1; Karen Monuszko, MD1; Julia Salinaro, MD1; Ashraf S. Habib, MBBCh, MSc, MHSc3; J. Eric Jelovsek, MD, MMEd, MSDS1; Laura J. Havrilesky, MD, MHSc1; Brittany Davidson, MD1
Article: Development and Validation of a Model for Opioid Prescribing Following Gynecological Surgery, JAMA Network.

Authors:  Whitney Hendrickson, MD (lead author); Laura Havrilesky, MD, MHSc; and Nazema Siddiqui, MD, MHSc
Article: Cost-Effectiveness of Bacteriuria Screening Prior to Urogynecologic SurgeryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Authors:  Whitney Hendrickson, MD (lead author); Cindy Amundsen, MD; Anthony Visco, MD; and Eric Jelovsek, MD, MMeD, MSDS
Article: Predicting outcomes after intradetrusor onabotulinumtoxina for non-neurogenic urgency incontinence in womenNeurourology and Urodynamics

Authors: Cassandra Shaw, MSN, WHNP-BC; Michele O'Shea, MD, MPH; and Kathryn Trotter, DNP, FAANP, FAAN
Article: Pessary Use in Pelvic Organ ProlapseWomen's Healthcare, the official journal of NPWH

Women's Community and Population Health 

Authors: Melissa Montoya and Beverly Gray
See None, Do None, Teach None: How Dismantling Roe Impacts Medical Education and Physician Training, The American Journal of Bioethics

Authors: Melissa N Montoya, MD 1; Colleen Judge-Golden, MD, PhD 1; and Jonas J Swartz, MD, MPH 1 The Problems with Crisis Pregnancy Centers: Reviewing the Literature and Identifying New Directions for Future Research, PMC article.

Authors: Casey L. Rosser, MD; Jonas J. Swartz, MD, MPH; Gretchen S. Stuart, MD, MPHTM
Article: Unfulfilled Requests for Postpartum Tubal Ligation at a Southern Tertiary Care Center, North Carolina Medical Journal

Authors: Maria I. Rodriguez, MD1,2; Ann Martinez Acevedo, MPH2; and Jonas J. Swartz, MD3et al
Article: Association of Prenatal Care Expansion With Use of Antidiabetic Agents During Pregnancies Among Latina Emergency Medicaid Recipients With Gestational Diabetes, JAMA

Author: Melissa N. Montoya, MD, MA
Article: My body, whose choice?Fertility and Sterility

Author: Benjamin Peipert, MD
Article: A different kind of consult: pro-bono community health consulting by med studentsModern Healthcare

Reproductive Sciences

Authors: Moylan CA, Mavis AM, Jima D, Maguire R, Bashir M, Hyun J, Cabezas MN, Parish A, Niedzwiecki D, Diehl AM, Murphy SK, Abdelmalek MF, Hoyo C.Epigenetics. 2022 Feb 21:1-16. doi: 10.1080/15592294.2022.2039850. Online ahead of print. PMID: 35188871
Article: Alterations in DNA methylation associate with fatty liver and metabolic abnormalities in a multi-ethnic cohort of pre-teenage children Online ahead of print. PMID: 3518887

Authors: Wheeler DC, Boyle J, Barsell DJ, Maguire RL, Dahman B, Murphy SK, Hoyo C, Zhang J, Oliver JA, McClernon J, Fuemmeler BF.Prev Sci. 2022 Feb 18. doi: 10.1007/s11121-022-01355-7.
Article:  Neighborhood Deprivation is Associated with Increased Risk of Prenatal Smoke Exposure Online ahead of print. PMID: 35179695

Authors: Joglekar R, Cauley M, Lipsich T, Corcoran DL, Patisaul HB, Levin ED, Meyer JN, McCarthy MM, Murphy SK.Neurotoxicology. 2022 Jan 10;89:41-54. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2022.01.005.
Article: Developmental nicotine exposure and masculinization of the rat preoptic area Online ahead of print. PMID: 35026373

Authors: Alick CL, Maguire RL, Murphy SK, Fuemmeler BF, Hoyo C, House JS.Nutrients.
Article: Periconceptional Maternal Diet Characterized by High Glycemic Loading Is Associated with Offspring Behavior in NEST.2021 Sep 13;13(9):3180. doi: 10.3390/nu13093180.PMID: 34579057 Free PMC article.

Authors: Schrott R, Murphy SK, Modliszewski JL, King DE, Hill B, Itchon-Ramos N, Raburn D, Price T, Levin ED, Vandrey R, Corcoran DL, Kollins SH, Mitchell JT.
Article: Refraining from use diminishes cannabis-associated epigenetic changes in human sperm. Environ Epigenet. 2021 Sep 21;7(1):dvab009. doi: 10.1093/eep/dvab009. eCollection 2021.PMID: 34557312 Free PMC article.