Frank R Witter

Professor

1980 …2019

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Research Output

2009

The Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: Design, methods, and study population

Gern, J. E., Visness, C. M., Gergen, P. J., Wood, R. A., Bloomberg, G. R., O'Connor, G. T., Kattan, M., Sampson, H. A., Witter, F. R., Sandel, M. T., Shreffler, W. G., Wright, R. J., Arbes, S. J. & Busse, W. W., May 8 2009, In : BMC pulmonary medicine. 9, 17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

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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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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Maternal, infant, and delivery factors associated with neonatal thyroid hormone status

Herbstman, J., Apelberg, B. J., Witter, F. R., Panny, S. & Goldman, L. R., Jan 1 2008, In : Thyroid. 18, 1, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perfluoroalkane acids: Apelberg et al. Respond

Apelberg, B. J., Goldman, L. R., Halden, R. U., Witter, F. R., Herbstman, J. B. & Needham, L. L., Jun 1 2008, In : Environmental health perspectives. 116, 6, p. A238-A239

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2007

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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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 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management of the High-Risk Lupus Pregnant Patient

Witter, F. R., May 1 2007, In : Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America. 33, 2, p. 253-265 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The relationship between hiccups and heart rate in the fetus

Witter, F., Dipietro, J., Costigan, K. & Nelson, P., Aug 13 2007, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 20, 4, p. 289-292 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

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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High gestational weight gain does not improve birth weight in a cohort of African American adolescents

Nielsen, J. N., O'Brien, K. O., Witter, F. R., Chang, S. C., Mancini, J., Nathanson, M. S. & Caulfield, L. E., Jul 1 2006, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 84, 1, p. 183-189 7 p.

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Hydroxychloroquine in lupus pregnancy

Clowse, M. E. B., Magder, L., Witter, F. & Petri, M., Nov 1 2006, In : Arthritis and rheumatism. 54, 11, p. 3640-3647 8 p.

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Maternal race, procedures, and infant birth weight in type 2 and gestational diabetes

Nicholson, W. K., Fox, H. E., Strobino, D. & Witter, F., Sep 2006, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 108, 3, p. 626-634 9 p.

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Measurement of blood loss at childbirth and postpartum

Kavle, J. A., Khalfan, S. S., Stoltzfus, R. J., Witter, F., Tielsch, J. M. & Caulfield, L. E., Oct 2006, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 95, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

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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Fetal growth rates and the very preterm delivery of twins

Hediger, M. L., Luke, B., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Martin, D., Nugent, C., Witter, F. R., Mauldin, J. G. & Newman, R. B., Oct 2005, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 193, 4, p. 1498-1507 10 p.

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Gender mix in twins and fetal growth, length of gestation and adult cancer risk

Luke, B., Hediger, M., Min, S. J., Brown, M. B., Misiunas, R. B., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Nugent, C., Witter, F. R., Newman, R. B., Hankins, G. D. V., Grainger, D. A. & Macones, G. A., Jan 1 2005, In : Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology. 19, SUPPL. 1, p. 41-47 7 p.

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Iron deficiency anemia and depleted body iron reserves are prevalent among pregnant African-American adolescents

Iannotti, L. L., O'Brien, K. O., Chang, S. C., Mancini, J., Schulman-Nathanson, M., Liu, S., Harris, Z. L. & Witter, F. R., Nov 1 2005, In : Journal of Nutrition. 135, 11, p. 2572-2577 6 p.

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Is there a seasonal variation in the diagnosis of oligohydramnios?

Varner, M. W., Noble, W. D., Dombrowski, M., Sibai, B., Rouse, D. J., Paul, R., Caritis, S. N., Miodovnik, M., Moawad, A., Iams, J. D., Witter, F., Romero, R., Leveno, K., Meis, P., Wapner, R., Rosen, M., Thurnau, G., Van Dorsten, P., O'Sullivan, M. J. & Conway, D., Mar 1 2005, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 17, 3, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

New developments in cervical ripening

Witter, F., Oct 1 2005, In : Advanced Studies in Medicine. 5, 9 D, p. S886-S887

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

The cost of twin pregnancy: Maternal and neonatal factors

Luke, B., Brown, M. B., Alexandre, P. K., Kinoshi, T., O'Sullivan, M. J., Martin, D., Misiunas, R. B., Nugent, C., Van De Ven, C., Newman, R. B., Mauldin, J. G. & Witter, F. R., Mar 2005, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 192, 3, p. 909-915 7 p.

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The Hispanic paradox in twin pregnancies

Luke, B., Brown, M. B., Misiunas, R. B., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Nugent, C., Van De Ven, C., Witter, F. R., Newman, R. B., D'Alton, M., Hankins, G. D. V., Grainger, D. A. & Macones, G. A., Oct 1 2005, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 8, 5, p. 532-537 6 p.

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The impact of increased lupus activity on obstetric outcomes

Clowse, M. E. B., Magder, L. S., Witter, F. & Petri, M., Feb 1 2005, In : Arthritis and rheumatism. 52, 2, p. 514-521 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Update on successful induction of labor

Witter, F. & Devoe, L., Oct 1 2005, In : Advanced Studies in Medicine. 5, 9 D, p. S888-S898

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2004

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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Predictors of Third and Fourth-degree Perineal Lacerations

Burrows, L. J., Cundiff, G. W., Leffler, K. S. & Witter, F. R., Mar 30 2004, In : Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery. 10, 1, p. 15-17 3 p.

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Risk factors for adverse outcomes in spontaneous versus assisted conception twin pregnancies

Luke, B., Brown, M. B., Nugent, C., Gonzalez-Quintero, V. H., Witter, F. R. & Newman, R. B., Feb 2004, In : Fertility and sterility. 81, 2, p. 315-319 5 p.

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2003

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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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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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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Fetal femur length is influenced by maternal dairy intake in pregnant African American adolescents

Chang, S. C., O'Brien, K. O., Nathanson, M. S., Caulfield, L. E., Mancini, J. & Witter, F. R., May 1 2003, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 77, 5, p. 1248-1254 7 p.

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Hemoglobin concentrations influence birth outcomes in pregnant African-American adolescents

Chang, S. C., O'Brien, K. O., Nathanson, M. S., Mancini, J. & Witter, F. R., Jul 1 2003, In : Journal of Nutrition. 133, 7, p. 2348-2355 8 p.

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Lactose digestion in pregnant African-Americans

Paige, D. M., Witter, F. R., Bronner, Y. L., Kessler, L. A., Perman, J. A. & Paige, T. R., Dec 1 2003, In : Public health nutrition. 6, 8, p. 801-807 7 p.

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Peripartum lower urinary tract injury with all-silicone Foley catheters

Witter, F. R., Ten Broeck, J. S. & Fox, H. E., Nov 1 2003, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 83, 2, p. 197-198 2 p.

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2002

The association between maternal factors and perinatal outcomes in triplet pregnancies

Luke, B., Nugent, C., Van De Ven, C., Martin, D., O'Sullivan, M. J., Eardley, S., Witter, F. R., Mauldin, J. & Newman, R. B., Sep 2002, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 187, 3, p. 752-757 6 p.

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2001

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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The degree of antenatal ventriculomegaly is related to pediatric neurological morbidity

Graham, E., Duhl, A., Ural, S., Allen, M., Blakemore, K. & Witter, F., Sep 26 2001, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. 10, 4, p. 258-263 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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Fourth-degree lacerations and epidural anesthesia

Ural, S. H., Roshanfekr, D. & Witter, F. R., Jan 1 2000, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 71, 3, p. 231-233 3 p.

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Low 1-hour glucose screens and small for gestational age infants

Duhl, A. J., Ural, S. H. & Witter, F. R., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of Perinatology. 20, 5, p. 288-290 3 p.

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Open Access

Prostaglandin E2 preparations for preinduction cervical ripening

Witter, F. R., Sep 2000, In : Clinical obstetrics and gynecology. 43, 3, p. 469-474 6 p.

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1999

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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Preterm labor, placental abruption, and premature rupture of membranes in relation to maternal violence or verbal abuse

Shumway, J., O'Campo, P., Gielen, A., Witter, F. R., Khouzami, A. N. & Blakemore, K. J., May 1 1999, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 8, 3, p. 76-80 5 p.

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Station at onset of active labor in nulliparous patients and risk of cesarean delivery

Roshanfekr, D., Blakemore, K. J., Lee, J., Hueppchen, N. A. & Witter, F. R., Mar 1 1999, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 93, 3, p. 329-331 3 p.

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1998

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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Open Access