• Maternal mortality and the rising cesarean rate.

      O'Dwyer, Vicky; Hogan, Jennifer L; Farah, Nadine; Kennelly, Mairead M; Fitzpatrick, Christopher; Turner, Michael J; UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. vicky.odwyer@ucd.ie (2012-02)
      To review maternal mortality in a large stand-alone maternity hospital in a European city and to determine whether the increased cesarean rate was associated with an increase in maternal deaths.
    • Miscarriage after sonographic confirmation of an ongoing pregnancy in women with moderate and severe obesity.

      O'Dwyer, Vicky; Monaghan, Bernadette; Fattah, Chro; Farah, Nadine; Kennelly, Mairead M; Turner, Michael J; UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. vicky.odwyer@ucd.ie (2012)
      To compare the incidence of spontaneous miscarriage in women with moderate to severe obesity to that in women with a normal BMI after sonographic confirmation of the foetal heart rate in the first trimester.