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Fetal nasal bone length: Reference range and clinical application in ultrasound screening for trisomy 21

Bunduki, V., Ruano, R., Miguelez, J., Yoshizaki, C. T., Kahhale, S. & Zugaib, M., Feb 1 2003, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 21, 2, p. 156-160 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations

Fetal MRI lung volumes are predictive of perinatal outcomes in fetuses with congenital lung masses

Zamora, I. J., Sheikh, F., Cassady, C. I., Olutoye, O. O., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Ruano, R., Lee, T. C., Welty, S. E., Belfort, M. A., Ethun, C. G., Kim, M. E. & Cass, D. L., Jun 2014, In : Journal of pediatric surgery. 49, 6, p. 853-858 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Fetal Lung Volume Estimated by 3-Dimensional Ultrasonography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Cases with Isolated Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Ruano, R., Joubin, L., Sonigo, P., Benachi, A., Aubry, M. C., Thalabard, J. C., Brunelle, F., Dumez, Y. & Dommergues, M., Mar 2004, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 23, 3, p. 353-358 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Fetal lung volume and quantification of liver herniation by magnetic resonance imaging in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Ruano, R., Lazar, D. A., Cass, D. L., Zamora, I. J., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A., Welty, S., Fernandes, C. J., Haeri, S., Belfort, M. A. & Olutoye, O. O., Jun 2014, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 43, 6, p. 662-669 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 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

33 Scopus citations

Fetal lower urinary tract obstruction: What should we tell the prospective parents?

Ibirogba, E. R., Haeri, S. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Prenatal Diagnosis.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fetal left-sided cardiac structural dimensions in left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia – association with severity and impact on postnatal outcomes

Kailin, J. A., Dhillon, G. S., Maskatia, S. A., Cass, D. L., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Cassady, C. I., Ayres, N. A., Wang, Y., Belfort, M. A., Olutoye, O. O. & Ruano, R., May 1 2017, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 37, 5, p. 502-509 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Fetal laryngoscopy to evaluate vocal folds in a fetus with congenital high airway obstruction syndrome (CHAOS)

Ruano, R., Cass, D. L., Rieger, M., Javadian, P., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Olutoye, O. O. & Belfort, M. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 43, 1, p. 102-103 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 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

Fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion for congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Indications, outcomes, and future directions

Ruano, R., Ali, R. A., Patel, P., Cass, D., Olutoye, O. & Belfort, M. A., Mar 2014, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 69, 3, p. 147-158 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations

Fetal cystoscopy for severe lower urinary tract obstruction - Initial experience of a single center

Ruano, R., Duarte, S., Bunduki, V., Giron, A. M., Srougi, M. & Zugaib, M., Jan 1 2010, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 30, 1, p. 30-39 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Fetal Cardiac Tamponade in a Case of Right-Side Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Salmanian, B., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Cass, D. L., Javadian, P., Ruano, R., Ayres, N. A., Mehollin-Ray, A. & Belfort, M. A., Jan 13 2014, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 123, 2 PART 2, p. 447-450 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Feasibility and Outcomes of Fetoscopic Tracheal Occlusion for Severe Left Diaphragmatic Hernia

Belfort, M. A., Olutoye, O. O., Cass, D. L., Olutoye, O. A., Cassady, C. I., Mehollin-Ray, A. R., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Cruz, S. M., Lee, T. C., Mann, D. G., Espinoza, J., Welty, S. E., Fernandes, C. J. & Ruano, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 129, 1, p. 20-29 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 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

Expression of angiogenic factors in placenta of stressed rats

Corr̂a, I. P., Ruano, R., Takiuti, N. H., Francisco, R. P. V., Bevilacqua, E. & Zugaib, M., Jul 18 2012, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 24, 6, p. 851-858 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

7 Scopus citations

Ethical considerations of maternal–fetal intervention in a twin pregnancy discordant for anomalies

Riggan, K. A., Collura, C. A., Pittock, S. T., Ruano, R., Whitford, K. J. & Allyse, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

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

Effectiveness of vesicoamniotic shunt in fetuses with congenital lower urinary tract obstruction: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis

Nassr, A. A., Shazly, S. A. M., Abdelmagied, A. M., Araujo Júnior, E., Tonni, G., Kilby, M. D. & Ruano, R., Jun 1 2017, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 49, 6, p. 696-703 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

31 Scopus citations

Effectiveness of fetal cystoscopy as a diagnostic and therapeutic intervention for lower urinary tract obstruction: A systematic review

Morris, R. K., Ruano, R. & Kilby, M. D., Jun 1 2011, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 37, 6, p. 629-637 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Early Prenatal Diagnosis of Blakes’ Pouch Cyst by 2D/3D Ultrasound with Cristal and Realistic Vue Application

Tonni, G., Grisolia, G., Zampriolo, P., Araujo Júnior, E. & Ruano, R., May 4 2018, In : Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. 37, 3, p. 216-221 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early fetoscopic tracheal occlusion for extremely severe pulmonary hypoplasia in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Preliminary results

Ruano, R., Peiro, J. L., Da Silva, M. M., Campos, J. A. D. B., Carreras, E., Tannuri, U. & Zugaib, M., Jul 1 2013, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 42, 1, p. 70-76 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Early fetal cystoscopy for first-trimester severe megacystis

Ruano, R., Yoshisaki, C. T., Salustiano, E. M. A., Giron, A. M., Srougi, M. & Zugaib, M., Jun 1 2011, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 37, 6, p. 696-701 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Drainage thoraco-amniotique en urgence en cas d'épanchement pleural compressif responsable d'anasarque fœtale: Une série rétrospective de 60 cas

Translated title of the contribution: Emergency thoraco amniotic shunting in cases with compressive pleural effusion with hydrops: A retrospective study of 60 casesPicone, O., Benachi, A., Mandelbrot, L., Ruano, R., Dumez, Y. & Dommergues, M., Nov 2006, In : Journal de Gynecologie Obstetrique et Biologie de la Reproduction. 35, 7, p. 652-657 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Dor do parto - Sofrimento ou necessidade?

Translated title of the contribution: Child labor pains - Suffering or necessity?Ruano, R., Prohaska, C., Tavares, A. L. & Zugaib, M., Sep 1 2007, In : Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira. 53, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Do pregnant women with depression have a pro-inflammatory profile?

Haeri, S., Baker, A. M. & Ruano, R., May 1 2013, In : Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research. 39, 5, p. 948-952 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Does early second-trimester sonography predict adverse perinatal outcomes in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies?

Allaf, M. B., Campbell, W. A., Vintzileos, A. M., Haeri, S., Javadian, P., Shamshirsaz, A. A., Ogburn, P., Figueroa, R., Wax, J., Markenson, G., Chavez, M. R., Ravangard, S. F., Ruano, R., Sangi-Haghpeykar, H., Salmanian, B., Meyer, M., Johnson, J., Ozhand, A., Davis, S., Borgida, A. & 2 others, Belfort, M. A. & Shamshirsaz, A. A., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 33, 9, p. 1573-1578 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Differentiation of spontaneously contracting cardiomyocytes from non-virally reprogrammed human amniotic fluid stem cells

Velasquez-Mao, A. J., Tsao, C. J. M., Monroe, M. N., Legras, X., Bissig-Choisat, B., Bissig, K. D., Ruano, R. & Jacot, J. G., May 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 5, e0177824.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Defining "liver-up": Does the volume of liver herniation predict outcome for fetuses with isolated left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia?

Lazar, D. A., Ruano, R., Cass, D. L., Moise, K. J., Johnson, A., Lee, T. C., Cassady, C. I. & Olutoye, O. O., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 47, 6, p. 1058-1062 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 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

20 Scopus citations

Cystoscopic placement of transurethral stent in a fetus with urethral stenosis

Ruano, R., Yoshizaki, C. T., Giron, A. M., Srougi, M. & Zugaib, M., Aug 2014, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 44, 2, p. 238-240 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Current controversies in prenatal diagnosis 1: All prenatally detected lower urinary tract obstructions should be shunted

Devlieger, R., Douglas Wilson, R. & Ruano, R., Feb 1 2018, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 38, 3, p. 155-159 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Controvérsias em medicina fetal: A cirurgia fetal endoscópica deve ser realizada em todos os casos de hérnia diafragmática congênita grave isolada?

Translated title of the contribution: Controversies in medicine fetal: Must the surgery fetal endoscópica be carried out in all the cases of hernia diafragmática congenital serious isolated?Ruano, R., Silva, M. M., Tannuri, U. & Zugaib, M., Jan 1 2009, In : Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira. 55, 4, p. 366-367 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controlled release of small molecules for cardiac differentiation of pluripotent stem cells

Tsao, C. J., Taraballi, F., Pandolfi, L., Velasquez-Mao, A. J., Ruano, R., Tasciotti, E. & Jacot, J. G., Dec 2018, In : Tissue Engineering - Part A. 24, 23-24, p. 1798-1807 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Congenital hemangioma of the face—Value of fetal MRI with prenatal ultrasound

Kolbe, A. B., Merrow, A. C., Eckel, L. J., Kalina, P. & Ruano, R., Nov 2019, In : Radiology Case Reports. 14, 11, p. 1443-1446 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

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

Comparison of fetal lung area to head circumference ratio with lung volume in the prediction of postnatal outcome in diaphragmatic hernia

Jani, J. C., Peralta, C. F. A., Ruano, R., Benachi, A., Done, E., Nicolaides, K. H. & Deprest, J. A., Nov 1 2007, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 30, 6, p. 850-854 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

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

Comparison between fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion using a 1.0-mm fetoscope and prenatal expectant management in severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Ruano, R., Duarte, S. A., Pimenta, E. J. D. A., Takashi, E., Da Silva, M. M., Tannuri, U. & Zugaib, M., Feb 1 2011, In : Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy. 29, 1, p. 64-70 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 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., Jul 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 190, 1, p. 242-245 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 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 2016, In : Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia. 38, 3, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Changes in the plantar pressure distribution during gait throughout gestation

Ribeiro, A. P., Trombini-Souza, F., Sacco, I. D. C. N., Ruano, R., Zugaib, M. & João, S. M. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. 101, 5, p. 415-423 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 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

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

16 Scopus citations

Can three-dimensional ultrasound be used for the assessment of the fetal lung volume in cases of congenital diaphragmatic hernia?

Ruano, R., Benachi, A., Martinovic, J., Grebille, A. G., Aubry, M. C., Dumez, Y. & Dommergues, M., Jan 1 2004, In : Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy. 19, 1, p. 87-91 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Calcium and magnesium status is not impaired in pregnant women

Rocha, V. S., Lavanda, I., Nakano, E. Y., Ruano, R., Zugaib, M. & Colli, C., Jul 1 2012, In : Nutrition Research. 32, 7, p. 542-546 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Baixos índices de Apgar no quinto minuto de vida em população de baixo risco: Fatores maternos e obstétricos e resultados pós-natais

Translated title of the contribution: Low Apgar scores at 5 minutes in a low risk population: Maternal and obstetrical factors and postnatal outcomeSalustiano, E. M. A., Campos, J. A. D. B., Ibidi, S. M., Ruano, R. & Zugaib, M., Jan 1 2012, In : Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira. 58, 5, p. 587-593 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations