Research & Publications

 

Journals

  1. Elfituri A, Ali A, Shehata H. Managing Recurring Obstetric Cholestasis with Metformin. Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Dec; 128(6):1320-1323.

  2. Syngelaki A, Nicolaides KH, Balani J, Hyer S, Akolekar R, Kotecha R, Pastides A, Shehata H. Metformin versus Placebo in Obese Pregnant Women without Diabetes Mellitus. N Engl J Med. 2016 Feb 4; 374(5):434-43. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1509819.

  3. Balani J, Hyer S, Johnson A, Shehata H. The importance of visceral fat mass in obese pregnant women and relation with pregnancy outcomes. Obstet Med. 2014 Mar; 7(1):22-5. DOI: 10.1177/1753495X13495192.

  4. Boregowda GShehata HA. Gastrointestinal and liver disease in pregnancy.  Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol.  2013 Dec; 27(6):835-53.

  5. Beatrice Mosimann,Marion Wagner,Hassan ShehataLeona C. Y. PoonBrian FordKypros H. Nicolaides, and Amolak S. Bansal. Natural Killer Cells and Their Activation Status in Normal Pregnancy. International Journal of Reproductive Medicine. Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 906813, 8 Pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/906813

  6. J. BalaniS. HyerA. Johnson, H. Shehata The importance of visceral fat mass in obese pregnant women and relation with pregnancy outcomes Obstetric Medicine 03/2013; 7(1):22-25. DOI: 10.1177/1753495X13495192

  7. J. BalaniS. HyerA. Johnson, H. Shehata Pregnancy outcomes after metformin treatment for gestational diabetes: a case-control study. Obstet Med June 2012 5:78—82; published ahead of print 23 April 2012, doi:10.1258/om.2012.110092

  8. Shehata, H.A., Gupta, S. Neurological disorders in pregnancy. (2011) Current Women’s Health Reviews, 7 (2), pp. 217-225.

  9. Vikram Sinai Talaulikar and Hassan Shehata Uric acid: is it time to give up routine testing in management of pre-eclampsia? Obstet Med September 2012 5:119—123; published ahead of print 29 March 2012, doi:10.1258/om.2011.110075

  10. M Egbor, A Johnson, F Harris, D Makanjoula, and H Shehata Pregnancy-associated atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome in the postpartum period: a case report and review of the literature

    Obstet Med June 2011 4:83—85; doi:10.1258/om.2011.100059

  11. Bansal, A.S., Bajardeen, B., Shehata, H., Thum, M.-Y. Recurrent miscarriage and autoimmunity. (2011) Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, 7 (1), pp. 37-44.

  12. Kate Bramham, David Makanjuola, Wael Hussein, Debra Cafful, and Hassan Shehata Serum cystatin is not a marker of glomerular filtration rate in pregnancy Obstet Med September 2009 2:121—122; doi:10.1258/om.2009.090019

  13. Hyer, S.L. , Balani, J. , Johnson, A. , Shehata, H. Metformin treatment for gestational diabetes. (2009) British Journal of Diabetes and Vascular Disease, 9 (5), pp. 220-225.

  14. Balani, J., Hyer, S.L., Rodin, D.A., Shehata, H. Pregnancy outcomes in women with gestational diabetes treated with metformin or insulin: A case -control study. (2009) Diabetic Medicine, 26 (8), pp. 798-802.

  15. Shehata, H., Gharaibeh, A., Bramham, K., Lamb, G., Makanjuola, D. Uterus didelphys in mosaic trisomy 8 patient: Management and fertility issues. (2008) European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 141 (1), pp. 91-92.

  16. Kapoor, N., Sankaran, S., Hyer, S., Shehata, H. Diabetes in pregnancy: A review of current evidence. (2007) Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 19 (6), pp. 586-590.

  17. El-Hemaidi, I., Gharaibeh, A., Shehata, H. Menorrhagia and bleeding disorders. (2007) Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 19 (6), pp. 513-520.

  18. Thum, M.-Y., Abdalla, H.I., Bhaskaran, S., Harden, E.L., Ford, B., Sumar, N., Shehata, H., Bansal, A. The relationship of systemic TNF-α and IFN-γ with IVF treatment outcome and peripheral blood NK cells. (2007) American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 57 (3), pp. 210-217.

  19. Thum, M.-Y., Abdalla, H.I., Bhaskaran, S., Harden, E.L., Ford, B., Sumar, N., Shehata, H., Bansal, A.S. The effect of serum concentration of leukaemia inhibitory factor on in vitro fertilization treatment outcome. (2006) American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 55 (1), pp. 76-80.

  20. Hyer, S.L., Shehata, H.A. Gestational diabetes mellitus. (2005) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 15 (6), pp. 368-374.

  21. Thum, M.Y., Bhaskaran, S., Bansal, A.S., Shehata, H., Ford, B., Sumar, N., Abdalla, H.I. Simple enumerations of peripheral blood natural killer (CD56+ NK) cells, B cells and T cells have no predictive value in IVF treatment outcome. (2005) Human Reproduction, 20 (5), pp. 1272-1276.

  22. Shehata, H.A., Ahmed, K. Other endocrine disorders in pregnancy. (2004) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 14 (6), pp. 387-394.

  23. Jayaprakash, A., Shehata, H.A., Gould, S.R., Lim, A.G. Ciclosporin treatment for severe ulcerative colitis in pregnancy. (2004) CME Journal Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, 6 (1), pp. 28-30.

  24. Thum, M.Y., Bhaskaran, S., Abdalla, H.I., Ford, B., Sumar, N., Shehata, H., Bansal, A.S. An increase in the absolute count of CD56dimCD16+CD69+ NK cells in the peripheral blood is associated with a poorer IVF treatment and pregnancy outcome. (2004) Human Reproduction, 19 (10), pp. 2395-2400.

  25. Jayaprakash, A., Gould, S.A, Lim, A.G., Shehata, H.A. Use of cyclosporin in pregnancy. (2004) Gut, 53 (9), pp. 1386-1387.

  26. Rao, A., Sairam, S., Shehata, H. Obstetric complications of twin pregnancies. (2004) Best Practice and Research: Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 18 (4), pp. 557-576.

  27. Bhide, A., Shehata, H.A. Respiratory disease in pregnancy. (2004) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 14 (3), pp. 175-182.

  28. Shehata, H.A., Okosun, H. Neurological disorders in pregnancy. (2004) Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 16 (2), pp. 117-122.

  29. Shehata, H.A., Nelson-Piercy, C. Connective tissue and skin disorders in pregnancy. (2001) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 11 (6), pp. 329-335.

  30. Shehata, H.A., Nelson-Piercy, C. Drugs to avoid. (2001) Best Practice and Research: Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 15 (6), pp. 971-986.

  31. Arya, R., Shehata, H.A., Patel, R.K., Sahu, S., Rajasingam, D., Harrington, K.F., Nelson-Piercy, C., Parsons, J.H. Internal jugular vein thrombosis after assisted conception therapy. (2001) British Journal of Haematology, 115 (1), pp. 153-155.

  32. Shehata, H.A., Nelson-Piercy, C., Khamashta, M.A. Management of pregnancy in antiphospholipid syndrome. (2001) Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America, 27 (3), pp. 643-659.

  33. Georgiou, M., Shehata, H.A., Chaliha, C., Byrne, P.D., McWhinney, N.A., Gough, P.M. Fasciitis: A rare complication of Burch colposuspension. (2001) British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 108 (2), pp. 227-229.

  34. Shehata, H.A., Nelson-Piercy, C. Gastrointestinal and liver disease in pregnancy. (2001) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 10 (1), pp.

  35. Shehata, H. Infections in pregnancy. (2000) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 10 (4), pp. 225-228.

  36. Shehata, H.A., Nelson-Piercy, C. Drugs to avoid in pregnancy. (2000) Current Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 10 (1), pp. 44-52.

  37. Oyelese, K.O., Shehata, H., Hussain, S., Manyonda, I. Towards the modern management of ectopic pregnancy: A complete audit cycle of practice in a London teaching hospital. (1999) Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 19 (3), pp. 276-279.

  38. Shehata, H.A., Ali, M.M., Evans-Jones, J.C., Upton, G.J.G., Manyonda, I.T. Red cell distribution width (RDW) changes in pregnancy. (1998) International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 62 (1), pp. 43-46.

Books

  1. Shehata, H. Advances in the understanding and management of haematological disorders associated with pregnancy. (2012) Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology, 26 (1), DOI:10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2011.10.011

Chapters

  1. Shehata H. Breathlessness. Obstetric and Intrapartum Emergencies. A Practical Guide to Management. E Chanraharan, S Arulkumaran editors. 2013. ISBN: 9780521268271

  2. Jyoti Balani, Stephen Hyer, Marion Wagner and Hassan Shehata Obesity- a time bomb for fertility? Obesity, Polycystic Ovaries and Impaired Reproductive Outcome. ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-12-416045-3. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-416045-3.00022-4

  3. Shehata H. Preface. Advances in the understanding and management of haematological disorders associated with pregnancy. Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology - February 2012 (Vol. 26, Issue 1, Pages 1-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2011.10.011)

  4. Shehata H.A. & Kumar K. Chest pain in pregnancy (Myocardial infarction, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumonia). Oxford Handbook of Obstetric Emergencies. 2007.

  5. Shehata H.A. & Kumar K. Breathlessness / Difficulty in breathing / Chest discomfort (Pulmonary embolism, Bronchopneumonia, Cardiac failure, Pneumonia, Acute Asthma). Oxford Handbook of Obstetric Emergencies. 2007

  6. Shehata H.A. & Nejad A. Leg swelling in pregnancy. Oxford Handbook of Obstetric Emergencies. 2007.

  7. Shehata H.A. & Nejaa A. Fainting in pregnancy. Oxford Handbook of Obstetric Emergencies. Arulkumaran S. editor. Oxford 2007.

  8. Nama V. & Shehata H.A. Drugs and drug therapy. Basic Sciences in obstetrics and gynaecology, pages 259-278. Bennett P. & Williamson C. editors. April 2010. ISBN-9780443102813

  9. Shehata H, Nama V. Drugs to avoid preconceptionally. A Textbook of Preconceptional Medicine & Management, pages 321-344. M Karoshi, S Newbold, C B-Lunch & L G Keith editors. 2012. ISBN 9780955228347

  10. Khan R & Shehata H. Preconception counselling. A Textbook of Preconceptional Medicine & Management, pages 229-240. M Karoshi, S Newbold, C B-Lunch & L G Keith editors. 2012. ISBN 9780955228347

  11. Khan R, Talaulikar V & Shehata H. Recurrent Miscarriages. A Textbook of Preconceptional Medicine & Management, pages 19-30. M Karoshi, S Newbold, C B-Lunch & L G Keith editors. 2012. ISBN 9780955228347

  12. Shehata H, Jan H. Adrenal disorders in pregnancy. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, pages 176-178. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

  13. Shehata H. Khan R. Pituitary disorders in pregnancy. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

  14. Shehata H. Khan R. Autoimmune disease. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, pages 182-183. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

  15. Shehata H. Abdu N. Connective tissue disorder. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, pages 192-194. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

  16. Shehata H, Johnson A. Dermatology. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, pages 198-199. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

  17. Shehata H, Nama V, Kakumani V. Drugs in pregnancy. Oxford Desk Reference: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, pages 208-212. Edited by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Lesley Regan, Aris Papageorghiou, Ash Monga, and David Farquharson. June 2011. ISBN 9780199552214

Abstracts

  1. Metformin versus Placebo in Obese Pregnant Women without Diabetes Mellitus Argyro Syngelaki, Ph.D., Kypros H. Nicolaides, M.D., Jyoti Balani, M.D., Steve Hyer, M.D., Ranjit Akolekar, M.D., Reena Kotecha, M.D., Alice Pastides, M.D., and Hassan Shehata, M.D. N Engl J Med 2016; 374:434-443 February 4, 2016 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1509819

  2. Jyoti BalaniSteve Hyer, Antoinette Johnson and Hassan Shehata. Pregnancy outcomes after metformin treatment for gestational diabetes: a case-control study. Obstetric Medicine June 2012 vol 5 no.2 78-82

  3. Balani J, Hyer SL, Johnson A, Shehata H. Predicting gestational diabetes in obese pregnant women using body composition analysis. National Diabetes in Pregnancy Conference, Derby 2012. Received 3rd prize

  4. Balani J, Hyer SL, Rodin DA, Johnson A, Shehata H. Pregnancy outcomes in women treated with metformin for gestational diabetes. Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group, EASD Cambridge, September 2011

  5. J Balani, S Hyer, A Johnson, H Shehata. Three years’ experience with metformin for gestational diabetes in a single centre in UK. 6TH International Symposium on Diabetes & Pregnancy, Salzburg, Austria, March 2011. Abstracts of 43rd annual meeting, Hot topic 6, p17

  6. A Johnson, A Hunter, H Shehata, J Balani, S Hyer. Blood glucose monitoring to screen for Hyperglycemia in pregnancy at any gestation. 6TH International Symposium on Diabetes & Pregnancy, Salzburg, Austria, March 2011

  7. Balani J, Shehata H, Hyer SL. Body composition of moderate and severe obese pregnant women attending a weight management clinic. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2010; 95(Suppl no. 1) PM33. BMFS, Newcastle, 2010

  8. Hyer S, Balani J, Johnson A, Shehata H. Metformin treatment for gestational diabetes.

The British Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease 2009. 9: 220-225

  1. Balani J, Hyer S, Rodin A, Shehata H. Pregnancy outcomes in women with gestational diabetes treated with metformin or insulin: a case control study. Diabetic Medicine 26 798-802 August 2009.

  2. Balani J, Hyer SL, Rodin DA, Shehata H. Comparison of pregnancy outcome in GDM women treated with either metformin or insulin. DIP, Sorrento, 2009.Abstracts of 5th International Symposium on Diabetes in Pregnancy (2009) 18 P48

  3. Shehata H, Khan R. Outcome of pregnancy in women with high BMI. British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society, Liverpool, June 2009

  4. Nama V, Shehata H. Steroids in recurrent miscarriages. British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society, Liverpool, June 2009

  5. Balani J, Shehata H, Hyer S. 2 years on after use of Metformin in gestational diabetes. British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society, Liverpool, June 2009

  6. Balani J, Hyer SL, Rodin DA, Johnson A, Shehata H. Metformin in gestational diabetes. McDonalds Obstetric Medicine Society, Liverpool, 2008. Received 1st Prize

  7. Balani J, Hyer SL, Rodin DA, Shehata H. Pregnancy outcomes in metformin-treated women with gestational diabetes. EASD, Rome, 2008.Diabetologia 2008, 1147

  8. M.Y. Thum, S. Bhaskaran, B. Ford, N. Sumar, A.S. Bansal and H.I. Abdalla, H.A. Shehata. An increase in the absolute count of CD69 expressing NK cells in the peripheral blood is associated with recurrent miscarriage and poor IVF-ET treatment outcome. IFFS 2004 212.6 page 90.

  9. M.Y. Thum, S. Bhaskaran, B. Ford, N. Sumar, A.S. Bansal and H.I. Abdalla1, H.A. Shehata. The absolute count and percentage of peripheral blood Natural killer (NK) cells have no predictive value in IVF-ET treatment outcome. IFFS 2004 728 page 151.

  10. Shehata HA, Nelson-Piercy C, Arya R, Rajasingam D, Patel RK, Sahu S, Harrington KF, Parsons JH. Internal jugular vein thrombosis and ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society Meeting – March 2001

  11. Stone S, Kenyon A, Shehata HA, Nelson-Piercy C, Khamashta M. Antiphospholipid syndrome and obstetric cholestasis: a possible association. British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society – March 2001.

  12. Arya R, Shehata HA, Patel RK, Sahu S, Rajasingam D, Nelson-Piercy C, Harrington KF, Parsons JH. Upper extremity venous thrombosis following assisted conception therapy. The American Society of Hematology, November 2000.

  13. Oyelese KO. Hussain S. Shehata H. Manyonda IT. Improving the management of ectopic pregnancy through Audit. Abstract presented at the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists Course on Clinical Audit in Obstetrics & Gynaecology on November 24th, 1998.

  14. Shehata H, Manyonda IT, Upton G, Evans-Jones J. The case for return to routine iron supplementation in pregnancy. Proceedings of the Joint Post-Graduate Conference: Gynaecological and Obstetrical Society of Trinidad and Tobago/RCOG, 1997  p33. (Oral presentation).

  15. Shehata HA, Manyonda I, Upton G, Evans-Jones J. Routine iron supplementation in pregnancy; the case for a return to old practices. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1997; 17 (1): S45. (poster)

  16. Shehata H, Manyonda IT, Upton G, Evans-Jones J. Postpartum Haemoglobin estimation: Are we giving women unnecessary blood transfusion? Proceedings of the Joint Post-Graduate Conference: Gynaecological and Obstetrical Society of Trinidad and Tobago/RCOG, 1997  p34. (Oral presentation).

  17. Shehata HA, Manyonda I, Upton G, Evans-Jones JC. Timing of human parturition: Red cell distribution width (RDW) may be a useful predictor. Acta Obstetrica et Gynecologica Scandinavica 1997; 76 (167): 31 CD ROM Publications

  18. Shehata HA, Nelson-Piercy C. Autoimmune disease in pregnancy.  RCOG Dialog 2000; Vol. 3 (1).