Frank R Witter

Professor

1980 …2019

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A case-control study of maternal gestational weight gain and newborn birthweight and birthlength in twin pregnancies complicated by preeclampsia

Luke, B., Keith, L., Lopez-Zeno, J. A., Witter, F. R. & Saquil, E., Jan 1 1993, In : Acta geneticae medicae et gemellologiae. 42, 1, p. 7-15 9 p.

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A cautionary note about Monsel's solution

Witter, F. R., 2015, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 213, 6, p. 880-881 2 p.

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Adverse effects of cardiovascular drug therapy on the fetus and neonate

Witter, F. R., King, T. M. & Blake, D. A., Nov 1981, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 58, 5, p. 100s-105s

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A Model for the Departmental Quality Management Infrastructure Within an Academic Health System

Mathews, S. C., Demski, R., Hooper, J. E., Biddison, L. D., Berry, S. A., Petty, B. G., Chen, A. R., Hill, P. M., Miller, M. R., Witter, F. R., Allen, L., Wick, E. C., Stierer, T. S., Paine, L., Puttgen, H. A., Tamargo, R. J. & Pronovost, P. J., May 1 2017, In : Academic Medicine. 92, 5, p. 608-613 6 p.

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A new device for safer collection of postpartum cord blood

Witter, F. R., Ten Broeck, J. & Fox, H. E., Jan 1 2001, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 72, 3, p. 259-260 2 p.

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Antenatal factors associated with significant birth weight discordancy in twin gestations

González-Quintero, V. H., Luke, B., O'Sullivan, M. J., Misiunas, R., Anderson, E., Nugent, C., Witter, F., Mauldin, J., Newman, R., D'Alton, M., Grainger, D., Saade, G., Hankins, G. & Macones, G., Sep 1 2003, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 189, 3, p. 813-817 5 p.

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A Potential Method to Lower Risk for Surgical Site Infection During Cesarean Birth

Lucas, L. S. & Witter, F. R., Dec 1 2014, In : Nursing for women's health. 18, 6, p. 515-517 3 p.

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A randomized trial of prostaglandin E2 in a controlled-release vaginal pessary for cervical ripening at term

R. Witter, F., Rocco, L. E. & Johnson, T. R. B., Mar 1992, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 166, 3, p. 830-834 5 p.

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Are fathers prepared to encourage their partners to breast feed? A study about fathers' knowledge of breast feeding

Giugliani, E. R. J., Bronner, Y., Caiaffa, W. T., Vogelhut, J., Witter, F. R. & Perman, J. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 83, 11, p. 1127-1131 5 p.

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Assessment of multiple intrauterine gestations from ovarian stimulation (AMIGOS) trial: Baseline characteristics

Diamond, M. P., Legro, R. S., Coutifaris, C., Alvero, R., Robinson, R. D., Casson, P., Christman, G. M., Ager, J., Huang, H., Hansen, K. R., Baker, V., Usadi, R., Seungdamrong, A., Bates, G. W., Rosen, R. M., Haisonleder, D., Krawetz, S. A., Barnhart, K., Trussell, J. C., Jin, Y. & 74 others, Santoro, N., Eisenberg, E., Zhang, H., Bartlebaugh, C., Dodson, W., Estes, S., Gnatuk, C., Ladda, R., Ober, J., Easton, C., Hernandez, A., Leija, M., Pierce, D., Brzyski, R., Awonuga, A., Cedo, L., Cline, A., Collins, K., Puscheck, E., Singh, M., Yoscovits, M., Lecks, K., Martino, L., Marunich, R., Comfort, A., Crow, M., Hohmann, A., Mallette, S., Smith, Y., Randolph, J., Fisseha, S., Ringbloom, M., Tang, J., Mason, S., Di Maria, N., Laylor, B., Martinez, L., Solnica, A., Wojtczuk, A., Rhea, M., Turner, K., Craig, L. B., Zornes, C., Rodriguez, M. R., Hunt, T. S., Remble, T., Cheng, G., Green, L., Lenhart, N., Del Basso, D., Brennan, M., Kuang, H., Li, Y., Patrizio, P., Sakai, L., Song, C., Taylor, H., Thomas, T., Yan, Q., Zhang, M., Lamar, C., De Paolo, L., Guzick, D., Herring, A., Redmond, J. B., Thomas, M., Turek, P., Wactawski-Wende, J., Rebar, R., Cato, P., Dukic, V., Lewis, V., Schlegel, P. & Witter, F., Jan 1 2015, In : Fertility and sterility. 103, 4, p. 962-973.e4

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Association between anaemia during pregnancy and blood loss at and after delivery among women with vaginal births in Pemba Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Kavle, J. A., Stoltzfus, R. J., Witter, F., Tielsch, J. M., Khalfan, S. S. & Caulfield, L. E., Jun 1 2008, In : Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. 26, 2, p. 232-240 9 p.

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Association of selenium and copper with lipids in umbilical cord blood

Wells, E. M., Navas-Acien, A., Apelberg, B. J., Herbstman, J. B., Jarrett, J. M., Lin, Y. H., Verdon, C. P., Ward, C., Caldwell, K. L., Hibbeln, J. R., Halden, R. U., Witter, F. R. & Goldman, L. R., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 5, 4, p. 281-287 7 p.

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Bacterial vaginosis and preterm birth: A comprehensive review of the literature

Paige, D. M., Augustyn, M., Adih, W. K., Witter, F. & Chang, J., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of nurse-midwifery. 43, 2, p. 83-89 7 p.

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Biologic response (antiviral) to recombinant human interferon alpha 2a as a function of dose and route of administration in healthy volunteers

Witter, F., Barouki, F., Griffin, D., Nadler, P., Woods, A., Wood, D. & Lietman, P., Nov 1987, In : Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 42, 5, p. 567-575 9 p.

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Birth delivery mode modifies the associations between prenatal polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) and polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) and neonatal thyroid hormone levels

Herbstman, J. B., Sjödin, A., Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R., Haiden, R. U., Patterson, D. G., Panny, S. R., Needham, L. L. & Goldman, L. R., Dec 1 2008, In : Environmental health perspectives. 116, 10, p. 1376-1382 7 p.

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Birth weight references for triplets

Min, S. J., Luke, B., Min, L., Misiunas, R., Nugent, C., Van De Ven, C., Martin, D., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Eardley, S., Witter, F. R., Mauldin, J. G. & Newman, R. B., Sep 1 2004, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 191, 3, p. 809-814 6 p.

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Birth weight references for twins

Min, S. J., Luke, B., Gillespie, B., Min, L., Newman, R. B., Mauldin, J. G., Witter, F. R., Salman, F. A. & O'Sullivan, M. J., Jan 1 2000, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 182, 5, p. 1250-1257 8 p.

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Body burdens of mercury, lead, selenium and copper among Baltimore newborns

Wells, E. M., Jarrett, J. M., Lin, Y. H., Caldwell, K. L., Hibbeln, J. R., Apelberg, B. J., Herbstman, J., Halden, R. U., Witter, F. R. & Goldman, L. R., Apr 1 2011, In : Environmental research. 111, 3, p. 411-417 7 p.

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Body mass index-specific weight gains associated with optimal birth weights in twin pregnancies

Luke, B., Hediger, M. L., Nugent, C., Newman, R. B., Mauldin, J. G., Witter, F. R. & O'Sullivan, M. J., Apr 1 2003, In : Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist. 48, 4, p. 217-224 8 p.

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Calcium absorption is significantly higher in adolescents during pregnancy than in the early postpartum period

O'Brien, K. O., Nathanson, M. S., Mancini, J. & Witter, F. R., Dec 1 2003, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 78, 6, p. 1188-1193 6 p.

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Cervical examination prior to induction in postdate pregnancies

Witter, F. R. & Weitz, C. M., Jan 1 1989, In : Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics. 168, 3, p. 214-216 3 p.

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Characteristics and risk factors for adverse birth outcomes in pregnant black adolescents

Chang, S. C., O'Brien, K. O., Nathanson, M. S., Mancini, J. & Witter, F. R., Aug 1 2003, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 143, 2, p. 250-257 8 p.

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Cigarette Smoking Is Pro-oxidant in Pregnant Women Regardless of Antioxidant Nutrient Intake

Schwarz, K. B., Cox, J., Sharma, S., Witter, F., Clement, L., Sehnert, S. S. & Risby, T. H., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Nutritional & Environmental Medicine. 5, 3, p. 225-234 10 p.

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Cord blood methylmercury and fetal growth outcomes in baltimore newborns: Potential confounding and effect modification by omega-3 fatty acids, selenium, and sex

Wells, E. M., Herbstman, J. B., Lin, Y. H., Jarrett, J., Verdon, C. P., Ward, C., Caldwell, K. L., Hibbeln, J. R., Witter, F. R., Halden, R. U. & Goldman, L. R., Mar 2016, In : Environmental health perspectives. 124, 3, p. 373-379 7 p.

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Cord serum concentrations of perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoate (PFOA) in relation to weight and size at birth

Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R., Herbstman, J. B., Calafat, A. M., Halden, R. U., Needham, L. L. & Goldman, L. R., Nov 1 2007, In : Environmental health perspectives. 115, 11, p. 1670-1676 7 p.

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Critical periods of maternal weight gain: Effect on twin birth weight

Luke, B., Gillespie, B., Min, S. J., Avni, M., Witter, F. R. & O'Sullivan, M. J., Jan 1 1997, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 177, 5, p. 1055-1062 8 p.

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Decreasing cesarean section surgical site infection: An ongoing comprehensive quality improvement program

Witter, F. R., Lawson, P. & Ferrell, J., Apr 2014, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 42, 4, p. 429-431 3 p.

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Determinants of fetal exposure to polyfluoroalkyl compounds in Baltimore, Maryland

Apelberg, B. J., Goldman, L. R., Calafat, A. M., Herbstman, J. B., Kuklenyik, Z., Heidler, J., Needham, L. L., Halden, R. U. & Witter, F. R., Jun 1 2007, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 11, p. 3891-3897 7 p.

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Determinants of gestational weight gain outside the recommended ranges among black and white women

Caulfield, L. E., Witter, F. R. & Stoltzfus, R. J., Dec 1996, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 87, 5, p. 760-766 7 p.

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Determinants of prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in an urban population

Herbstman, J. B., Sjödin, A., Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R., Patterson, D. G., Halden, R. U., Jones, R. S., Park, A., Zhang, Y., Heidler, J., Needham, L. L. & Goldman, L. R., Dec 1 2007, In : Environmental health perspectives. 115, 12, p. 1794-1800 7 p.

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Diagnostic accuracy of fetal heart rate monitoring in the identification of neonatal encephalopathy

Graham, E. M., Adami, R. R., McKenney, S. L., Jennings, J. M., Burd, I. & Witter, F. R., Jan 1 2014, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 124, 3, p. 507-513 7 p.

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Differentiating Streptococcus pseudoporcinus from GBS: could this have implications in pregnancy?

Grundy, M., Suwantarat, N., Rubin, M., Harris, R., Hanlon, A., Tekle, T., Ellis, B., Carroll, K. C. & Witter, F. R., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology.

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Distribution and determinants of pesticide mixtures in cord serum using principal component analysis

Neta, G., Goldman, L. R., Barr, D., Sjödin, A., Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R. & Halden, R. U., Jul 15 2010, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 44, 14, p. 5641-5648 8 p.

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DNA methylation of cord blood cell types: Applications for mixed cell birth studies

Bakulski, K. M., Feinberg, J. I., Andrews, S. V., Yang, J., Brown, S., McKenney, S. L., Witter, F. R., Walston, J. D., Feinberg, A. P. & Fallin, D. D., May 4 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Epigenetics. p. 1-9 9 p.

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DNA methylation shows genome-wide association of NFIX, RAPGEF2 and MSRB3 with gestational age at birth

Lee, H., Jaffe, A. E., Feinberg, J. I., Tryggvadottir, R., Brown, S., Montano, C., Aryee, M. J., Irizarry, R. A., Herbstman, J., Witter, F. R., Goldman, L. R., Feinberg, A. P. & Fallin, M. D., Feb 1 2012, In : International journal of epidemiology. 41, 1, p. 188-199 12 p., dyr237.

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Duration of vaginal retention and potential duration of antiviral activity for five nonoxynol-9 containing intravaginal contraceptives

Witter, F. R., Barditch-Crovo, P., Rocco, L. & Trapnell, C. B., May 1 1999, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 65, 2, p. 165-170 6 p.

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Early risk factors for pregnancy loss in lupus

Clowse, M. E. B., Magder, L. S., Witter, F. & Petri, M., Feb 2006, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 107, 2, p. 293-299 7 p.

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Effect of Breastfeeding Support from Different Sources on Mothers' Decisions to Breastfeed

Giugliani, E. R. J., Caiaffa, W. T., Vogelhut, J., Witter, F. R. & Perman, J. A., Sep 1994, In : Journal of Human Lactation. 10, 3, p. 157-161 5 p.

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Effect of hospital setting and volume on clinical outcomes in women with gestational and type 2 diabetes mellitus

Nicholson, W. K., Witter, F. & Powe, N. R., Oct 1 2009, In : Journal of Women's Health. 18, 10, p. 1567-1576 10 p.

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Effect of steroid hormones on arachidonic acid metabolites of endothelial cells

Witter, F. R. & DiBlasi, M. C., May 1984, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 63, 5, p. 747-751 5 p.

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Effects of prednisone, aspirin, and acetaminophen on an in vivo biologic response to interferon in humans

Witter, F. R., Woods, A. S., Griffin, M. D., Smith, C. R., Nadler, P. & Lietman, P. S., Aug 1988, In : Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 44, 2, p. 239-243 5 p.

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Elevated circulating thrombomodulin in severe preeclampsia

Hsu, C. D., Iriye, B., Johnson, T. R. B., Witter, F. R., Hong, S. F. & Chan, D. W., Jan 1 1993, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 169, 1, p. 148-149 2 p.

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Elevated maternal glucose concentrations and placental infection in twin pregnancies

Luke, B., Brown, M. B., Misiunas, R. B., Mauldin, J. G., Newman, R. B., Nugent, C., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Witter, F. R., Hankins, G. D. V., D'Alton, M., Macones, G. A. & Grainger, D. A., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist. 50, 4, p. 241-245 5 p.

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Evaluating congenital syphilis in a reverse sequence testing environment

Chen, M. W., Akinboyo, I. C., Sue, P. K., Donohue, P. K., Ghanem, K. G., Detrick, B., Witter, F. R., Page, K. R., Arav-Boger, R. & Golden, W. C., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Perinatology. 39, 7, p. 956-963 8 p.

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Evaluation of preterm delivery in a systemic lupus erythematosus pregnancy clinic

Johnson, M. J., Petri, M., Witter, F. R. & Repke, J. T., Sep 1995, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 86, 3, p. 396-399 4 p.

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Fetal exposure to chlordane and permethrin mixtures in relation to inflammatory cytokines and birth outcomes

Neta, G., Goldman, L. R., Barr, D., Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R. & Halden, R. U., Feb 15 2011, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 45, 4, p. 1680-1687 8 p.

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