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Epidemiologic factors and urogenital infections associated with preterm birth in a midwestern U.S. population.

William A Agger, Danish Siddiqui, Steven D Lovrich, Steven M Callister, Andrew J Borgert, Kenneth W Merkitch, Tina C Mason, Dennis J Baumgardner, James K Burmester, Sanjay K Shukla, Joseph D Welter, Katharina S Stewart, M J Washburn, Howard H Bailey,

<h4>Objective</h4>To correlate epidemiologic factors with urogenital infections associated with preterm birth.<h4>Methods</h4>Pregnant women were sequentially included from four Wisconsin cohorts: large urban, midsize urban, small city, and rural city. Demographic, clinical, and current pregnancy data were collected. Cervical and urine specimens were analyzed by microscopy, culture, and polymerase chain reaction for ... Read more >>

Obstet Gynecol (Obstetrics and gynecology)
[2014, 124(5):969-977]

Cited: 15 times

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Hip muscle activation and knee frontal plane motion during weight bearing therapeutic exercises.

Amanda J Lubahn, Thomas W Kernozek, Tiffany L Tyson, Kenneth W Merkitch, Paul Reutemann, John Mark Chestnut,

<h4>Purpose/background</h4>Hip abduction strengthening exercises may be critical in the prevention and rehabilitation of both overuse and traumatic injuries where knee frontal plane alignment is considered to be important. The purpose of the current investigation was to examine the muscular activation of the gluteus maximus and gluteus medius during the double-leg ... Read more >>

Int J Sports Phys Ther (International journal of sports physical therapy)
[2011, 6(2):92-103]

Cited: 14 times

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Preventing early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: efforts to measure and improve compliance with guidelines.

Kenneth W Merkitch, Charles W Schauberger, Becky A Fruechte,

<h4>Objectives</h4>We describe strategies employed in achieving a high level of compliance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines for the prevention of early-onset Group B streptococcal neonatal sepsis.<h4>Methods</h4>This is a retrospective review of all deliveries at or beyond 37 weeks gestation at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center to determine (1) ... Read more >>

WMJ (WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin)
[2006, 105(8):67-70]

Cited: 1 time

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