• A method to assess obstetric outcomes using the 10-Group Classification System: A quantitative descriptive study 

      Rossen, Janne; Lucovnik, Miha; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe; Tul, Natasa; Murphy, Martina; Vistad, Ingvild; Robson, Michael (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Objectives Internationally, the 10-Group Classification System (TGCS) has been used to report caesarean section rates, but analysis of other outcomes is also recommended. We now aim to present the TGCS as a method to assess ...
    • Agreement between transperineal ultrasound measurements and digital examinations of cervical dilatation during labor 

      Benediktsdóttir, Sigurlaug; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe; Salvesen, Kjell Å (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Background To compare 2D transperineal ultrasound assessment of cervical dilatation with vaginal examination and to investigate intra-observer variability of the ultrasound method. Methods A prospective observational ...
    • Blir retningslinjene for fosterdiagnostisk ultralyd fulgt? 

      Røe, Kjerstine (Master thesis, 2013)
      Bakgrunn: Bioteknologiloven skiller mellom ultralyd i den alminnelige svangerskapsomsorgen og ultralyd som fosterdiagnostikk. Loven kritiseres for å være uklar og vanskelig å etterleve i klinisk praksis. Hensikten med denne ...
    • Blood flow calculated in the uterine arteries based on the PixelFlux technique 

      Andersen, Thea Anett; Arneberg, Helene Caroline (Master thesis, 2017)
      Introduction: We aimed to compare two Doppler methods which calculate blood flow in the uterine arteries. We also aimed to explore associations between blood flow with birthweight and with fetal weight-gain/day from ...
    • Can ultrasound predict labor outcome in operative vaginal deliveries? 

      Kahrs, Birgitte Heiberg (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2020:183, Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    • Correlation Between Fetal Weight Gain and Birth Weight with Blood Flow in the Uterine Arteries Calculated with the PixelFlux Technique 

      Arneberg, Helene Caroline; Andersen, Thea Anette; Lorås, Liv; Torp, Hans; Scholbach, Thomas; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Introduction The aim was to investigate correlations between fetal weight gain/day and birthweight with blood flow estimates in the uterine arteries calculated with the PixelFlux technique and with measurements from TAmax. ...
    • Descent of fetal head during active pushing: secondary analysis of prospective cohort study investigating ultrasound examination before operative vaginal delivery 

      Kahrs, Birgitte Heiberg; Usman, Sana; Ghi, T; Youssef, A; Torkildsen, Erik A.; Lindtjørn, Elsa; Østborg, Tilde Broch; Benediktsdóttir, Sigurlaug; Brooks, L; Harmsen, Lotte; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Lees, C; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Objectives To investigate if descent of the fetal head during active pushing is associated with duration of operative vaginal delivery, mode of delivery and neonatal outcome in nulliparous women with prolonged second stage ...
    • Descent of the presenting part assessed with ultrasound 

      Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe; Hjartardottir, Hulda (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Fetal head descent can be expressed as fetal station and engagement. Station is traditionally based on clinical vaginal examination of the distal part of the fetal skull and related to the level of the ischial spines. ...
    • Duration of the active phase of labor in spontaneous and induced labors 

      Østborg, Tilde Broch; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Journal article, 2017)
      Introduction The aim of the study was to compare the duration of active phase of labor in women with spontaneous or induced start of labor. Material and methods An observational cohort study was performed at Stavanger ...
    • Estimation of fetal weight in pregnancies past term 

      Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe; Klefstad, Olav-Andre; Økland, Inger; Lindtjørn, Elsa; Eik-Nes, Sturla; Gjessing, Håkon K. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Introduction The aim of the study was to investigate the accuracy of estimating fetal weight with ultrasound in pregnancies past term, using the eSnurra algorithm. Material and methods In all, 419 women with pregnancy ...
    • Fetal growth and birth anthropometrics in metformin exposed offspring born to mothers with PCOS 

      Hjorth-Hansen, Anna; Salvesen, Øyvind; Hanem, Liv Guro Engen; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Vanky, Eszter; Ødegård, Rønnaug (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Context Metformin is used in an attempt to reduce pregnancy complications associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Little is known about the effect of metformin on fetal development and growth. Objectives To ...
    • Fetal molding examined with transperineal ultrasound and associations with position and delivery mode 

      Iversen, Johanne Kolvik; Kahrs, Birgitte Heiberg; Torkildsen, Erik A.; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background To accommodate passage through the birth canal, the fetal skull is compressed and reshaped, a phenomenon known as molding. The fetal skull bones are separated by membranous sutures that facilitate compression ...
    • Induction of labor in breech presentations - a retrospective cohort study 

      Welle-Strand, Johanne Augusta Horn; Tappert, Christian; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Background: Recently, there has been an increasing focus among healthcare organisations on implementing patient portals. Previous studies have mainly focussed on the experiences of patient portal use. Few have investigated ...
    • Induction of labor in breech presentations, a retrospective cohort study 

      Welle-Strand, Johanne Augusta Horn; Tappert, Christian; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Master thesis, 2020)
      Introduksjon: Forsvarligheten omkring vaginalforløsning av seteleie er omdiskutert. I denne studien hadde vi som mål å sammenlikne utfallet ved spontane og induserte seteleier, samt diskutere trender ved håndtering av ...
    • Intrapartum ultrasound assessment of cervical dilatation and its value in detecting active labor 

      Wiafe, Yaw A.; Whitehead, Bill; Venables, Heather; Dassah, Edward T.; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      Introduction We aimed to examine the agreement between ultrasound and digital vaginal examination in assessing cervical dilatation in an African population and to assess the value of ultrasound in detecting active ...
    • Korleis bør gravide i Noreg få tilbod om NIPT? 

      Åsland, Karen (Master thesis, 2022)
      Bakgrunn Vedtaka frå 2020 i lov om humanmedisinsk bruk av bioteknologi opna opp for nye medisinsk-etiske spørsmål rundt fosterdiagnostikken. Non invasiv prenatal test vart tillat for alle, men som eit tilbod i det private ...
    •  Ultrasound and labour 

      Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2009:77, Doctoral thesis, 2009)
      2.1 Innledning  Alle kvinner ønsker seg en ukomplisert fødsel, men komplikasjoner kan oppstå plutselig og uventet. I følge Verdens Helseorganisasjon trenger 15% av de gravide kyndig hjelp under svangerskap eller ...
    • Oxytocin augmentation and its association with labor outcomes 

      Rossen, Janne (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:163, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
      Stimulering av rier med oxytocin og sammenheng med fødselsutfall Oxytocin blir ofte brukt under fødselen for å øke styrken på riene. Mangel på klare indikasjoner for bruk av oxytocin har ført til ulik praksis og tilfeldig ...
    • Repeatability of volume calculations of the fetal urinary bladder 

      Fasting, Marit Hølmo; Sætherhaug, Trude (Master thesis, 2016)
    • Sonographic prediction of outcome of vacuum deliveries: a multicenter, prospective cohort study 

      Kahrs, Birgitte Heiberg; Usman, Sana; Ghi, Tullio; Youssef, Aly; Torkildsen, Erik Andreas; Lindtjørn, Elsa; Østborg, Tilde Broch; Benediktsdóttir, Sigurlaug; Brooks, Lis; Harmsen, Lotte; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Lees, Christoph; Eggebø, Torbjørn Moe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background Safe management of the second stage of labor is of great importance. Unnecessary interventions should be avoided and correct timing of interventions should be focused. Ultrasound assessment of fetal position ...