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Mert Ozan Bahtiyar, MD

Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences; Director, Yale Fetal Care Center

Extensive Research Description

  1. Effect of intraamniotic infection/inflammation on fetal cardiac function.
  2. Placental architecture in complicated monochorionic gestations.
  3. Predictors of survival in fetuses with cystic congenital adenoid malformations.
  4. Doppler assessment of the uterine blood circulation in abnormal placentation: placenta previa with or without accreta.


Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the PuerperiumA Trial of Pessary and Progesterone for Preterm Prevention in Twin Gestation With a Short Cervix (PROSPECT)
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the PuerperiumA Randomized Trial of Pessary in Singleton Pregnancies With a Short Cervix (TOPS)
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium; HypertensionChronic Hypertension and Pregnancy (CHAP) Project (CHAP)
Child Development & AutismUnderstanding Neurodevelopment in Autism
Children's Health; Genetics - PediatricPediatric Genomics Discovery Program (PGDP)