LIM/57 - Laboratório de Fisiologia Obstétrica

O Laboratório de Fisiologia Obstétrica é ligado ao Departamento de Obstetrícia e Ginecologia da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (FMUSP).

Linhas de pesquisa: desvios do crescimento fetal: aspectos fisiopatológicos, fatores preditores, exercícios físicos e fisioterapia no ciclo gravídico-puerperal: novas perspectivas e interferências no prognóstico da gestação.

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Recent Submissions

  1. Pre-pregnancy dietary pattern is associated with newborn size: results from ProcriAr study

    BRITISH JOURNAL OF NUTRITION, v.126, n.6, p.903-912, 2021

    Babies born small-for-gestational age (SGA) have an increased risk of mortality, morbidity and adverse functional consequences. Studies suggest that pre-pregnancy maternal diet may influence newborns' size. This study aimed to determine whether maternal pre-pregnancy dietary patterns (DP) are ass...

  2. Obstetric Observatory BRAZIL - COVID-19: 1031 maternal deaths because of COVID-19 and the unequal access to health care services

    CLINICS, v.76, article ID e3120, 4p, 2021

  3. Vertical transmission of SARS-CoV2 during pregnancy: A high-risk cohort

    PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS, v.41, n.8, p.998-1008, 2021

    Objective Identify the potential for and risk factors of SARS-CoV-2 vertical transmission. Methods Symptomatic pregnant women with COVID-19 diagnosis in whom PCR for SARS-CoV-2 was performed at delivery using maternal serum and at least one of the biological samples: cord blood (CB), amniotic flu...

  4. Diet Quality Indices and Physical Activity Levels Associated with Adequacy of Gestational Weight Gain in Pregnant Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

    NUTRIENTS, v.13, n.6, article ID 1842, 11p, 2021

    The aim of this study was to evaluate the Diet Quality Index (DQI) and the Physical Activity (PA) levels associated with adequacy of gestational weight gain in pregnant women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). A total of 172 pregnant women with a single fetus and a diagnosis of GDM partici...

  5. Preeclampsia: Universal Screening or Universal Prevention for Low and Middle-Income Settings?


  6. COL1A1, COL4A3, TIMP2 and TGFB1 polymorphisms in cervical insufficiency

    JOURNAL OF PERINATAL MEDICINE, v.49, n.5, p.553-558, 2021

    Objectives: To investigate the association between selected single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) with cervical insufficiency and its relationship with obstetric history. Methods: Twenty-eight women with cervical insufficiency (case group) and 29 non-pregnant women (control group) were included....

  7. Urinary Bacterial Profile and Antibiotic Susceptibility in Pregnant Adolescents and Pregnant Low Obstetric Risk Adult Women

    INFECTION AND DRUG RESISTANCE, v.14, p.2829-2841, 2021

    Introduction: Significant bacteriuria is associated with clinical and obstetric complications. The existing studies on the profile of urinary pathogens in pregnant women have widely divergent results and they hardly include data on pregnant adolescents. Methods: This observational retrospective s...

  8. Psychological characteristics are associated with healthcare worker adherence to infection control practices

    AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, v.49, n.7, p.879-884, 2021

    Background: Most bloodstream infections related to vascular catheters can be avoided if evidence-based practices are applied during insertion and maintenance. In practice, adherence by health care workers (HCWs) is unsatisfactory and is the main current challenge. The objective of this study is t...

  9. Multimodality Imaging in Endomyocardial Fibrosis Diagnosis and Assessment of the Extent of the Disease

    CIRCULATION-CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING, v.14, n.5, article ID e012093, 2p, 2021

  10. Fetal-Maternal Hemorrhage in First-Trimester Intrauterine Hematoma

    FETAL DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, v.48, n.3, p.227-234, 2021

    Objective: The objective of this study was to compare the frequency and percentage of fetal hemoglobin (HbF%) by flow cytometry of (1) first-trimester asymptomatic patients with intrauterine hematoma (IUH), (2) first-trimester pregnant patients with vaginal bleeding (VB), and (3) first-trimester ...