Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
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

Abstract
  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

Maternal Fetal Medicine
First and Second-Trimester Maternal Serum Analytes for the Prediction of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Mona Taghavipour; Tahereh Galini-Moghaddam; Seyed Jaber Mousavi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 22-28

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: Maternal serum levels of the first- and second-trimester markers for aneuploidy have been revealed to be associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes in the absence of neural tube defects or aneuploidy. This finding can guide clinicans for early diagnosis and management of such ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Association between Gestational Hypertension and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Case- Control Study

Maryam Saraei; Pegah Estakhrian Haghighi; Hamed Amirifard; Arezu Najafi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 29-34

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Gestational hypertension (GH) is considered as one of the important health-related issues of pregnant women. One of the raised problems in the pathogenesis of GH is obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This study aimed to evaluate associated factors of OSA among an employed pregnant ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparing Fetal Arteries’ Doppler Ultrasound Pulsatility Indexes Premature Preterm Rupture of Membrane in Admission and Pregnancy Termination

Seddighe Borna; Marjan Ghaemi; Fatemeh Golshahi; Mamak Shariat; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Behrokh Sahebdel

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 159-166

Abstract
  Background & objective: Premature preterm rupture of membrane (PPROM) is a cause of preterm birth. This study investigated the effectiveness of Doppler ultrasound in predicting fetal complications and neonatal outcomes of pregnant women with PPROM.Materials & Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparative Evaluation Between First and Second Trimester Aneuploidy Screening Tests with Amnio Synthesis Results

Parichehr Pooransari; Mahboobeh Shirazi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , October 2020, , Pages 68-71

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Screening tests for common aneuploidy, especially trisomies 21, 18, and 13, should be offered to pregnant people of all ages at first and second trimesters. Theses include combined tests (nuchal translucency (NT)+biochemical pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A), ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Evaluation of Thyroid Dysfunction in Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Compared to Healthy Pregnant Women Referred to Kowsar Hospital in Qazvin from 2017 to 2018

Fahimeh Hassani; Farideh Movahed; Fatemeh Lalouha; Enayatollah Noori

Volume 5, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 6-10

Abstract
  Background & Objective: In this study, thyroid dysfunction in women with gestational diabetes mellitus was examined and compared to that in healthy pregnant women referred to Kowsar Hospital in Qazvin in 2017 and 2018.Methods: In this case-control study, 100 women with gestational diabetes mellitus ...  Read More