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20002020

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2016

Are ultrasound renal aspects associated with urinary biochemistry in fetuses with lower urinary tract obstruction?

Nassr, A. A., Koh, C. K., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Espinoza, J., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Sharhan, D., Welty, S., Angelo, J., Roth, D., Belfort, M. A., Braun, M. & Ruano, R., Dec 1 2016, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 36, 13, p. 1206-1210 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Comparação entre a ultrassonografia bidimensional e a ultrassonografia tridimensional na avaliação do nível da lesão nos fetos com espinha bífida

Translated title of the contribution: Comparison of two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography in the evaluation of lesion level in fetuses with spina bifidaRequeijo, M. J. R., Bunduki, V., Francisco, R. P. V., Lopes, M. A. B., Ruano, R. & Zugaib, M., Mar 1 2016, In : Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia. 38, 3, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Defining and predicting ‘intrauterine fetal renal failure’ in congenital lower urinary tract obstruction

Ruano, R., Safdar, A., Au, J., Koh, C. J., Gargollo, P., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Espinoza, J., Cass, D. L., Olutoye, O. O., Olutoye, O. A., Welty, S., Roth, D. R., Belfort, M. A. & Braun, M. C., Apr 1 2016, In : Pediatric Nephrology. 31, 4, p. 605-612 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Effect of Passage, Sorting, and Media on Differentiation Capacity and Marker Expression in Amniotic Fluid Stem Cells

Connell, J. P., Augustini, E., Cheng, S., Benavides, O. M., Ruano, R. & Jacot, J. G., Mar 1 2016, In : Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. 9, 1, p. 139-150 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Estimated combined cardiac output and laser therapy for twin–twin transfusion syndrome

Maskatia, S. A., Ruano, R., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Javadian, P., Kailin, J. A., Belfort, M. A., Altman, C. A. & Ayres, N. A., Oct 1 2016, In : Echocardiography. 33, 10, p. 1563-1570 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Evaluation of long-term neurodevelopment in twin–twin transfusion syndrome after laser therapy

Sananès, N., Gabriele, V., Weingertner, A. S., Ruano, R., Sanz-Cortes, M., Gaudineau, A., Langer, B., Nisand, I., Akladios, C. Y. & Favre, R., Dec 1 2016, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 36, 12, p. 1139-1145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Factors associated with fetal shunt dislodgement in lower urinary tract obstruction

Kurtz, M. P., Koh, C. J., Jamail, G. A., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Espinoza, J., Cass, D. L., Olutoye, O. O., Olutoye, O. A., Braun, M. C., Roth, D. R., Belfort, M. A. & Ruano, R., Aug 1 2016, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 36, 8, p. 720-725 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Fetal lower urinary tract obstruction: proposal for standardized multidisciplinary prenatal management based on disease severity

Ruano, R., Sananes, N., Wilson, C., Au, J., Koh, C. J., Gargollo, P., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Espinoza, J., Safdar, A., Moaddab, A., Meyer, N., Cass, D. L., Olutoye, O. O., Olutoye, O. A., Welty, S., Roth, D. R., Braun, M. C. & Belfort, M. A., Oct 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 48, 4, p. 476-482 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Growth patterns of fetal lung volumes in healthy fetuses and fetuses with isolated left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Ruano, R., Britto, I. S. W., Sananes, N., Lee, W., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H. & Deter, R. L., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 35, 6, p. 1159-1166 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Improving the prediction of neonatal outcomes in isolated left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia by direct and indirect sonographic assessment of liver herniation

Sananes, N., Britto, I., Akinkuotu, A. C., Olutoye, O. O., Cass, D. L., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A., Welty, S., Fernandes, C., Belfort, M. A., Lee, W. & Ruano, R., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 35, 7, p. 1437-1443 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Oxidative stress biomarkers in endometrial secretions: A comparison between successful and unsuccessful in vitro fertilization cycles

Rahiminejad, M. E., Moaddab, A., Ganji, M., Eskandari, N., Yepez, M., Rabiee, S., Wise, M., Ruano, R. & Ranjbar, A., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 116, p. 70-75 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Pilot study of chronic maternal hyperoxygenation and effect on aortic and mitral valve annular dimensions in fetuses with left heart hypoplasia

Lara, D. A., Morris, S. A., Maskatia, S. A., Challman, M., Nguyen, M., Feagin, D. K., Schoppe, L., Zhang, J., Bhatt, A., Sexson-Tejtel, S. K., Lopez, K. N., Lawrence, E. J., Andreas, S., Wang, Y., Belfort, M. A., Ruano, R., Ayres, N. A., Altman, C. A., Aagaard, K. M. & Becker, J., Sep 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 48, 3, p. 365-372 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Predicting outcome in 259 fetuses with agenesis of ductus venosus – a multicenter experience and systematic review of the literature*

Moaddab, A., Tonni, G., Grisolia, G., Bonasoni, M. P., Araujo Júnior, E., Rolo, L. C., Prefumo, F., de la Fuente, S., Sepulveda, W., Ayres, N. & Ruano, R., Nov 16 2016, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 29, 22, p. 3606-3614 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Prematurity and fetal lung response after tracheal occlusion in fetuses with severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Sananes, N., Rodo, C., Peiro, J. L., Britto, I. S. W., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Favre, R., Joal, A., Gaudineau, A., Silva, M. M. D., Tannuri, U., Zugaib, M., Carreras, E. & Ruano, R., Sep 16 2016, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 29, 18, p. 3030-3034 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Prenatal Diagnosis of Renal Vein Thrombosis: A Case Report and Literature Review

Moaddab, A., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Ruano, R., Salmanian, B., Lee, W., Belfort, M. A. & Espinoza, J., Apr 1 2016, In : Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy. 39, 3, p. 228-233 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations

Reply

on behalf of coauthors, Sep 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 48, 3, p. 405-406 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Risk-stratification of severity for infants with CDH: Prenatal versus postnatal predictors of outcome

Akinkuotu, A. C., Cruz, S. M., Abbas, P. I., Lee, T. C., Welty, S. E., Olutoye, O. O., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Ruano, R., Belfort, M. A. & Cass, D. L., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 1, p. 44-48 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Space occupying lesions in the presence of congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Cruz, S. M., Akinkuotu, A. C., Cass, D. L., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Ruano, R., Welty, S. E. & Olutoye, O. O., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 5, p. 710-713 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Technical aspects and effectiveness of percutaneous fetal therapies for large sacrococcygeal teratomas: Cohort study and literature review

Sananes, N., Javadian, P., Schwach Werneck Britto, I., Meyer, N., Koch, A., Gaudineau, A., Favre, R. & Ruano, R., Jun 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 47, 6, p. 712-719 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Transient twin reversed arterial perfusion: A protective effect in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome?

Espinoza, J., Shamshirsaz, A., Ruano, R., Ledet, S. & Belfort, M., Mar 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 47, 3, p. 380-381 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Twin anemia polycythemia sequence: a single center experience and literature review

Moaddab, A., Nassr, A. A., Espinoza, J., Ruano, R., Bateni, Z. H., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Mandy, G. T., Welty, S. E., Erfani, H., Popek, E. J., Belfort, M. A. & Shamshirsaz, A. A., Oct 1 2016, In : European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. 205, p. 158-164 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Two-year outcomes after diagnostic and therapeutic fetal cystoscopy for lower urinary tract obstruction

Sananes, N., Cruz-Martinez, R., Favre, R., Ordorica-Flores, R., Moog, R., Zaloszy, A., Giron, A. M. & Ruano, R., Apr 1 2016, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 36, 4, p. 297-303 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Unusual pleuroamniotic shunt complication managed using a two-port in-CO2 fetoscopic technique: Technical and ethical considerations

Belfort, M. A., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Whitehead, W. E., Ball, R., Silver, R., Ruano, R., Espinoza, J., Mann, D. G., McCullough, L. & Chervenak, F., Jan 1 2016, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 47, 1, p. 123-124 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations
2015
7 Scopus citations

Are all pulmonary hypoplasias the same? A comparison of pulmonary outcomes in neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia, omphalocele and congenital lung malformation

Akinkuotu, A. C., Sheikh, F., Cass, D. L., Zamora, I. J., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Williams, J. L., Ruano, R., Welty, S. E. & Olutoye, O. O., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 1, p. 55-59 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Assessment of fetal malformations in the first trimester of pregnancy by three-dimensional ultrasonography in the rendering mode

Júnior, E. A., Rolo, L. C., Tonni, G., Haeri, S. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Medical Ultrasonography. 17, 1, p. 109-114 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Association between magnesium status, oxidative stress and inflammation in preeclampsia: A case-control study

de Sousa Rocha, V., Della Rosa, F. B., Ruano, R., Zugaib, M. & Colli, C., Dec 1 2015, In : Clinical Nutrition. 34, 6, p. 1166-1171 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Capillary-like network formation by human amniotic fluid-derived stem cells within fibrin/poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels

Benavides, O. M., Quinn, J. P., Pok, S., Petsche Connell, J., Ruano, R. & Jacot, J. G., Jan 1 2015, In : Tissue Engineering - Part A. 21, 7-8, p. 1185-1194 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Carbon dioxide pneumoamnios causes acidosis in fetal lamb

Belfort, M., Whitehead, W., Shamshirsaz, A., Ruano, R., Cass, D. & Olutoye, O., Sep 20 2015, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 126, 3, p. 674-675 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Comparison between laparoscopically assisted and standard fetoscopic laser ablation in patients with anterior and posterior placentation in twin-twin transfusion syndrome: A single center study

Shamshirsaz, A. A., Javadian, P., Ruano, R., Haeri, S., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Lee, T. C., Molohon, J., Cass, D. L., Salmanian, B., Mollett, L., Moaddab, A., Espinosa, J., Olutoye, O. O. & Belfort, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 35, 4, p. 376-381 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Congenital heart anomaly in newborns with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: A single-center experience

Ruano, R., Javadian, P., Kailin, J. A., Maskatia, S. A., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Cass, D. L., Zamora, I. J., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Lee, T. C., Ayres, N. A., Mehollin-Ray, A., Cassady, C. I., Fernandes, C., Welty, S., Belfort, M. A. & Olutoye, O. O., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 45, 6, p. 683-688 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Experimental fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion in rhesus and cynomolgus monkeys: Nonhuman primate models

Sananès, N., Ruano, R., Weingertner, A. S., Regnard, P., Salmon, Y., Kohler, A., Miry, C., Mager, C., Guerra, F., Schneider, A., Becmeur, F., Leroy, J., Dimarcq, J. L., Debry, C. & Favre, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 28, 15, p. 1822-1827 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Fetal intervention for severe lower urinary tract obstruction: A multicenter case-control study comparing fetal cystoscopy with vesicoamniotic shunting

Ruano, R., Sananes, N., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Hernandez-Ruano, S., Moog, R., Becmeur, F., Zaloszyc, A., Giron, A. M., Morin, B. & Favre, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 45, 4, p. 452-458 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Fetoscopic laser ablation of vasa previa in pregnancy complicated by giant fetal cervical lymphatic malformation

Hosseinzadeh, P., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Cass, D. L., Espinoza, J., Lee, W., Salmanian, B., Ruano, R. & Belfort, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 46, 4, p. 507-508 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

Fetoscopic repair of meningomyelocele

Belfort, M. A., Whitehead, W. E., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Ruano, R., Cass, D. L. & Olutoye, O. O., Jan 1 2015, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 126, 4, p. 881-884 4 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Flow-mediated dilation of brachial artery and endothelial dysfunction in pregnant women with preeclampsia: a case control study

Oliveira, O. P., Araujo Júnior, E., Lima, J. W., Salustiano, E. M., Ruano, R., Martins, W. P. & Costa, F. D. S., Aug 1 2015, In : Minerva Ginecologica. 67, 4, p. 307-313 7 p.

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7 Scopus citations

In situ vascularization of injectable fibrin/poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels by human amniotic fluid-derived stem cells

Benavides, O. M., Brooks, A. R., Cho, S. K., Petsche Connell, J., Ruano, R. & Jacot, J. G., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A. 103, 8, p. 2645-2653 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Longitudinal assessment of lung area measurements by two-dimensional ultrasound in fetuses with isolated left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Ruano, R., Britto, I. S. W., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Bussamra, L. C. S., Da Silva, M. M., Belfort, M. A., Deter, R. L., Lee, W., Tannuri, U. & Zugaib, M., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 45, 5, p. 566-571 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Perinatal management of fetal supraventricular tachycardia complicated by maternal pertussis

Dejong, S., Salmanian, B., Shamshirsaz, A. A. & Ruano, R., Jul 7 2015, In : BMJ Case Reports. 2015, A1077.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Predictive value of MRI findings for the identification of a hernia Sac in fetuses with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Zamora, I. J., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Sheikh, F., Cassady, C. I., Williams, J. L., Lee, T. C., Ruano, R., Cass, D. L., Zhang, W. & Olutoye, O. O., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 205, 5, p. 1121-1125 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Prenatal diagnosis and perinatal outcomes of congenital megalourethra: A multicenter cohort study and systematic review of the literature

Moaddab, A., Sananes, N., Hernandez-Ruano, S., Britto, I. S. W., Blumenfeld, Y., Stoll, F., Favre, R. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 34, 11, p. 2057-2064 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Prenatally diagnosed neck masses: Long-term outcomes and quality of life

Sheikh, F., Akinkuotu, A., Olutoye, O. O., Pimpalwar, S., Cassady, C. I., Fernandes, C. J., Ruano, R., Lee, T. C. & Cass, D. L., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 7, p. 1210-1213 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Quantification of liver herniation in fetuses with isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia using two-dimensional ultrasonography

Werneck Britto, I. S., Olutoye, O. O., Cass, D. L., Zamora, I. J., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A., Welty, S., Fernandes, C., Belfort, M. A., Lee, W. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 46, 2, p. 150-154 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Revisiting outcomes of right congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Akinkuotu, A. C., Cruz, S. M., Cass, D. L., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Williams, J. L., Lee, T. C., Ruano, R., Welty, S. E. & Olutoye, O. O., Oct 1 2015, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 198, 2, p. 413-417 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Standardization of sonographic lung-to-head ratio measurements in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Impact on the reproducibility and efficacy to predict outcomes

Britto, I. S. W., Sananes, N., Olutoye, O. O., Cass, D. L., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A., Welty, S., Fernandes, C., Belfort, M. A., Lee, W. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 34, 10, p. 1721-1727 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Urological fistulas after fetal cystoscopic laser ablation of posterior urethral valves: Surgical technical aspects

Sananes, N., Favre, R., Koh, C. J., Zaloszyc, A., Braun, M. C., Roth, D. R., Moog, R., Becmeur, F., Belfort, M. A. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 45, 2, p. 183-189 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
2014

Amniotic Fluid-Derived Stem Cells Demonstrated Cardiogenic Potential in Indirect Co-culture with Human Cardiac Cells

Gao, Y., Connell, J. P., Wadhwa, L., Ruano, R. & Jacot, J. G., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 42, 12, p. 2490-2500 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Comparing characteristics and outcomes in infants with prenatal and postnatal diagnosis of esophageal atresia

Fallon, S. C., Ethun, C. G., Olutoye, O. O., Brandt, M. L., Lee, T. C., Welty, S. E., Ruano, R. & Cass, D. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 190, 1, p. 242-245 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations