Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal Health Literacy and Pregnancy Outcomes: Does any Association Exist?

Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Zahra Panahi; Azam Tarafdari Manshadi; Saeed Soltani; Razieh Akbari; Mahdieh Parsapur

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January and February 2023, , Pages 68-75

  Background & Objective: Social factors which are integrated with health status are considered crucial in pregnancy morbidity. Mothers with a developed level of health literacy (HL) experience a lower risk of preterm delivery. This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between maternal HL ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Cases of Premature Preterm Rupture of Membranes and the Effect of Latency Periods (Rupture of Membranes to Delivery) on Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Zahra Akbarian Rad; Shahla Yazdani; Mina Galeshi; Neda Eftekhari; Fatemeh Shafizadeh

Volume 7, Issue 1 , September and October 2021, , Pages 45-51

  Background & Objective: Premature preterm rupture of membranes (PPROM) occurs in about 2-5% of singleton pregnancies and is known to cause one-third of preterm births. Our primary aim was to determine the maternal and neonatal outcomes in PPROM cases in mothers with a gestational age of less than ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Efficacy and Safety of Cervical Pessary in Decreasing the Preterm Labor in Symptomatic Pregnant Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Zahra Naeiji; Saleheh Heydari; Melina Bahaar; Masoomeh Mirzamoradi; Atefeh Moridi; Marzieh Fathi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , August 2021, , Pages 195-201

  Background & Objective: Pessary is a silicone, rubber or plastic device, available in different shapes and sizes, which may prevent preterm labor in some pregnant women.Materials & Methods: We enrolled >18-year-old women with gestational age between 24 weeks and 0 days to 34 weeks ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
The Effect of Betamethasone on the Consequences of Late Preterm Pregnancy: A Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

Fatemeh Bahadori; Zahra Fakour; Roghayeh Redaei; Hamid Reza Khalkhali; Zahra Sahebazzamani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 10-15

  Background & Objective: This study aimed to assess the effect of betamethasone on neonatal and maternal complications of late preterm labor. Materials and Methods: The women at the gestational age of 34 weeks to 36 weeks and 6 days who referred to Shahid Motahari Hospital, Urmia, Iran for premature ...  Read More

Detection and Isolation of Chlamydia trachomatis from Urine and Its Association with Preterm Labor

Monireh Rahimkhani; Alireza Mordadi; Mohammad Zayandeh; Laya Sam

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September and October 2018, , Pages 111-114

  Aims: Preterm labors and abortions are among dangers that threaten mothers’ and infants’ lives. Several bacterial, viral, and parasitic agents can cause preterm labor and abortion. Among these bacterial agents, Chlamydia trachomatis plays a very key role. The aim of this study was to detect ...  Read More