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Japanese Clinical Practice Guide for Critical Obstetrical Hemorrhage (2017 revision)

Significance of pathological examination of the placenta, with a focus on intrauterine infection and fetal growth restriction

Lycium barbarum polysaccharide attenuates chemotherapy-induced ovarian injury by reducing oxidative stress

Final report of the Committee on Gynecologic Oncology, the Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, on a fact-finding questionnaire on the status of treatment of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome in Japan

Hypoxia: Animal experiments and clinical implications

Number of parity and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women: A dose–response meta-analysis of observational studies

Current status of non-invasive prenatal testing in Japan

Psychometric validation of the Chinese version of the Illness Perception Questionnaire–Revised for women with stress urinary incontinence

Utility of the maximum standardized uptake value on positron emission tomography for predicting therapeutic effect in recurrent gynecological malignancies: A preliminary study

New knowledge and insights about the malignant transformation of endometriosis

Variations in reporting of outcomes in randomized trials on diet and physical activity in pregnancy: A systematic review

Differential expression of EWI-2 in endometriosis, its functional role and underlying molecular mechanisms

Birthweight and cardiovascular risk factors in a Japanese general population

Impact of borderline–subclinical hypothyroidism on subsequent pregnancy outcome in women with unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss

Comparing the long-acting and short-acting forms of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists in the long protocol of IVF/ICSI Cycles: A retrospective study

Risks of thromboembolism associated with hormone contraceptives in Japanese compared with Western women

Cesarean myomectomy in modern obstetrics: More light and fewer shadows

Impact of risk factors for perinatal events in Japan: Introduction of a newly created perinatal event score

The issues regarding postoperative adjuvant therapy and prognostic risk factors for patients with stage I–II cervical cancer: A review

Amniotic fluid embolism: Pathophysiology from the perspective of pathology

Role of autophagy in oocytogenesis, embryogenesis, implantation, and pathophysiology of pre‐eclampsia

Possible non-sexual modes of transmission of human papilloma virus

Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and the polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review

Oral contraceptive therapy reduces serum relaxin-2 in elite female athletes

Vitamin D and risk of preterm birth: Up-to-date meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials and observational studies

Effect of interleukin-1β and lipoxin A4 in human endometriotic stromal cells: Proteomic analysis

New diagnostic criteria of colposcopy for uterine cervix neoplasia

Annual Report of the Perinatology Committee, Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2015: Proposal of urgent measures to reduce maternal deaths

Systemic alterations and their oral manifestations in pregnant women

First trimester pregnancy loss: Clinical implications of genetic testing

Recommendations for saving mothers' lives in Japan: Report from the Maternal Death Exploratory Committee (2010–2014)

Vector synthesis high‐resolution electrocardiography, atrial natriuretic peptide and N‐terminal prohormone brain natriuretic peptide for estimation of cardiac load in pregnancy

Effect of medical institution change on gestational duration after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Fukushima Health Management Survey

Oncologic and obstetric outcomes of early stage cervical cancer with abdominal radical trachelectomy: Single‐institution experience

Which type of placenta previa requires blood transfusion more frequently? A new concept of indiscernible edge total previa

Relation between premenstrual syndrome and equol-production status

Usefulness of a management protocol for patients with cervical multicystic lesions: A retrospective analysis of 94 cases and the significance of GNAS mutation

Current status of fetal neurodevelopmental assessment: Four-dimensional ultrasound study

Analysis of antenatal-onset cerebral palsy secondary to transient ischemia in utero using a national database in Japan

Association between vascular endothelial growth factor expression and lymph node metastasis in cervical cancer: A meta-analysis

Prenatal Assessment of Pulmonary Maturity by Three-Dimensional Ultrasound

Serum markers of pre-eclampsia identified on proteomics

Dienogest compared with gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist after conservative surgery for endometriosis

Timing of elective cesarean delivery at term and its impact on maternal and neonatal outcomes among Thai and other Southeast Asian pregnant women

Differences in autonomic neural activity during exercise between the second and third trimesters of pregnancy

Therapeutic effects of Wharton jelly-derived mesenchymal stem cells on rat abortion models

Urinary protein-to-creatinine ratio indicative of significant proteinuria in normotensive pregnant women

Pre-delivery fibrinogen predicts adverse maternal or neonatal outcomes in patients with placental abruption

Possibility of less radical treatment for patients with early invasive uterine cervical cancer

Exploratory analysis of textual data from the Mother and Child Handbook using the text-mining method: Relationships with maternal traits and post-partum depression

Evaluation of estrogen in endometriosis patients: Regulation of GATA-3 in endometrial cells and effects on Th2 cytokines

Long-term outcome of patients with persistent low-level elevation of human chorionic gonadotrophin

Prevalence of very low birthweight, malformation, and low Apgar score among newborns in Brazil according to maternal urban or rural residence at birth

Effect of conventional diet schedule, early feeding and early feeding plus domperidone on postcesarean diet tolerance: A randomized controlled trial

Supplementation of culture media with vitamin E improves mouse antral follicle maturation and embryo development from vitrified ovarian tissuer

Survey of prenatal testing for genetic disorders in Japan: Recent report

Randomized trial of ultrasound-indicated cerclage in singleton women without lower genital tract inflammation

Comparing the accuracy of obstetric sonography and fetal echocardiography during pediatric cardiology consultation in the prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease

Minimum ovarian stimulation involving combined clomiphene citrate and estradiol treatment for in vitro fertilization of Bologna-criteria poor ovarian responders

Mifepristone and misoprostol compared with misoprostol alone for induction of labor in intrauterine fetal death: A randomized trial

Effects of transcutaneous electrical acupoint stimulation on ovarian reserve of patients with diminished ovarian reserve in in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer cycles

Diagnostic value of plasma lysophosphatidic acid levels in ovarian cancer patients: A case–control study and updated meta-analysis

Male infertility and its genetic causes

Diathermy versus scalpel in transverse abdominal incision in women undergoing repeated cesarean section: A randomized controlled trial

Palonosetron in combination with 1-day versus 3-day dexamethasone for prevention of nausea and vomiting following paclitaxel and carboplatin in patients with gynecologic cancers: A randomized, multicenter, phase-II trial

Willingness of reproductive-aged women in a Nigerian community to accept human papillomavirus vaccination for their children

Management of secondary infertility following cesarean section: Report from the Subcommittee of the Reproductive Endocrinology Committee of the Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Accuracy of visual inspection with acetic acid and with Lugol's iodine for cervical cancer screening: Meta-analysis

Assessment of maternal Doppler parameters of ophthalmic artery in fetuses with growth restriction in the third trimester of pregnancy: A case–control study

New diagnostic criteria and operative strategy for cesarean scar syndrome: Endoscopic repair for secondary infertility caused by cesarean scar defect

Randomized controlled trial of enoxaparin versus intermittent pneumatic compression for venous thromboembolism prevention in Japanese surgical patients with gynecologic malignancy

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JOGR Article Awards

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research is pleased to announce the following article awardees.

Young Scientists Awardee 2017
Comparison of perinatal outcomes between long-term andshort-term use of tocolytic agent: a historical cohort study in asingle perinatal hospital
Masamitsu Nakamura

Yoon Seok Chang Endowment Awardee 2017
Pain during embryo transfer is independently associated with clinical pregnancy in fresh/frozen assisted reproductive technology cycles
Sotirios H. Saravelos

Yuji Murata Endowment Awardees 2017
Microbiome of the placenta in pre-eclampsia supports the role of bacteria in the multifactorial cause of pre-eclampsia
Ranmalee Amarasekara