• Does Metformin Treatment during Pregnancy Modify the Future Metabolic Profile in Women with PCOS? 

      Underdal, Maria Othelie; Stridsklev, Solhild; Oppen, Ingrid Hennum; Høgetveit, Kristin; Andersen, Marianne Skovsager; Vanky, Eszter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Context Worldwide, metformin is prescribed to improve pregnancy outcome in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Metformin may also benefit future health by modulating increased metabolic stress during pregnancy. Objective To ...
    • Serum cytokine patterns in first half of pregnancy 

      Stokkeland, Live Marie Tobiesen; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Stridsklev, Solhild; Ryan, Liv; Steinkjer, Bjørg; Tangerås, Line Haugstad; Vanky, Eszter; Iversen, Ann-Charlotte (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Introduction Human pregnancy is a state of elevated maternal systemic inflammation, and pregnancy complications are often associated with a dysfunctional immune response. The network of cytokines reflects this complex ...
    • Sustained Maternal Hyperandrogenism During PCOS Pregnancy Reduced by Metformin in Non-obese Women Carrying a Male Fetus 

      Andræ, Frida; Abbott, David H.; Stridsklev, Solhild; Schmedes, Anne Vibeke; Odsæter, Ingrid Hov; Vanky, Eszter; Salvesen, Øyvind (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Context Large, longitudinal studies on androgen levels in pregnant women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are lacking. While metformin has a mild androgen-lowering effect in non-pregnant women with PCOS, its effects ...
    • Uterine Artery Doppler in Pregnancy - Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Healthy Controls 

      Stridsklev, Solhild (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:165, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
      Blodstrøm i livmorarterien hos gravide kvinner med PCOS (polycystisk ovarie syndrom) og hos friske gravide kvinner. Blodstrømsmålinger i livmorarterien (a. uterina) kan i den kliniske hverdagen brukes for å følge opp ...
    • Uterine artery Doppler in pregnancy: Women with PCOS compared to healthy controls 

      Stridsklev, Solhild; Salvesen, Øyvind; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Carlsen, Sven Magnus; Vanky, Eszter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The objective of this study was to investigate possible differences in uterine artery pulsatility index (UtAPI) between pregnant women with PCOS and healthy controls and to explore possible effects of metformin on UtAPI. ...