Recent Publications

Below is a sampling of recent publications that have come out of this department.

Uterine Tumors Resembling Ovarian Sex Cord Tumors Identified at Resectoscopic Endometrial Ablation: Report of 2 Cases 
Vilos, Angelos G.; Zhu, Cici; Abu-Rafea, Basim; et al.
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology   Volume: 26 Issues: 1 Page: 105-109   Published: Jan 2019

Safe Veress Needle Intraperitoneal Placement and Safer Laparoscopic Entry
Vilos, George; Vilos, Angelos; Jacob, George P.; et al.
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology   Volume: 25 Issues: 7   Pages: 1137-1137   Published: Nov-Dec 2018

Regarding "Understanding the Legal Essentials of a Bowel Injury Lawsuit in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery"
Vilos, George A.; Vilos, Angelos G.; Abu Rafea, Basim; et al.
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology  Volume: 25 Issues: 6   Pages: 1107-1108   Published: Sep-Oct 2018

Treatment Tolerance and Side Effects of Intraperitoneal Carboplatin and Dose-Dense Intravenous Paclitaxel in Ovarian Cancer
Bisch, Steven P.; Sugimoto, Akira; Prefontaine, Michel; et al.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada   Volume: 40   Issue: 10   Pages: 1283-+   Published: Oct 2018

Clinical Research With Pregnant Women: Perspectives of Pregnant Women, Health Care Providers, and Researchers
Wada, Kyoko; Evans, Marilyn K.; de Vrijer, Barbra; et al.
Qualitative Health Research Volume: 28 Issues: 13 Pages: 2033-2047   Published: Nov 2018

Respiratory Morbidity in Late Preterm and Term Babies Born by Elective Caesarean section
Ahimbisibwe A, Coughlin K, Eastabrook G.
J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2019 Jan 12. pii: S1701-2163(18)30896-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jogc.2018.11.002.

Markers of MEK inhibitor resistance in low-grade serous ovarian cancer: EGFR is a potential therapeutic target.
Fernandez ML, Dawson A, Hoenisch J, Kim H, Bamford S, Salamanca C, DiMattia G, Shepherd T, Cremona M, Hennessy B, Anderson S, Volik S, Collins CC, Huntsman DG, Carey MS.
Cancer Cell Int. 2019 Jan 8; 19:10. doi: 10.1186/s12935-019-0725-1. eCollection 2019.

Elective Single Embryo Transfer in the Setting of Funded In Vitro Fertilization: Two Years' Experience in an Ontario Hospital-Based Fertility Clinic.
Ilnitsky S, Hughes L, Tekpetey F, Abu Rafea B, Vilos G, Vilos A.
J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2018 Dec 6. pii: S1701-2163(18)30635-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jogc.2018.07.022.

Knockdown of p66Shc Alters Lineage-Associated Transcription Factor Expression in Mouse Blastocysts.
Edwards NA, Watson AJ, Betts DH.
Stem Cells Dev. 2018 Nov 1; 27(21):1479-1493. doi: 10.1089/scd.2018.0131. Epub 2018 Sep 6.