Blair Darney

Assistant Professor

  • 592 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
20052019

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Research Output

2019

Are overweight and obesity associated with increased risk of cesarean delivery in Mexico? A cross-sectional study from the National Survey of Health and Nutrition

Brenes-Monge, A., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Alcalde-Rabanal, J. & Darney, B. G., Jul 11 2019, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 19, 1, 239.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Definitions, measurement and indicator selection for quality of care in abortion

Darney, B. G., Kapp, N., Andersen, K., Baum, S. E., Blanchard, K., Gerdts, C., Montagu, D., Chakraborty, N. M. & Powell, B., Nov 2019, In : Contraception. 100, 5, p. 354-359 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Differences in Prenatal Care by Presence and Type of Maternal Disability

Horner-Johnson, W., Biel, F. M., Caughey, A. B. & Darney, B. G., Mar 2019, In : American journal of preventive medicine. 56, 3, p. 376-382 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Group prenatal care: effectiveness and challenges to implementation

Andrade-Romo, Z., Heredia-Pi, I. B., Fuentes-Rivera, E., Alcalde-Rabanal, J., Cacho, L. B. B., Jurkiewicz, L. & Darney, B. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Revista de saude publica. 53, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Misoprostol knowledge and distribution in Mexico City after the change in abortion law: A survey of pharmacy staff

Weaver, G., Schiavon, R., Collado, M. E., Küng, S. & Darney, B. G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Pharmacists expand access to reproductive heaLthcare: PEARL study protocol

Rodriguez, M., Darney, B., Edelman, A., Yee, K., Anderson, L. B. & McConnell, K. J., Apr 1 2019, In : BMC health services research. 19, 1, 207.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Quantifying disparities in access to public-sector abortion based on legislative differences within the Mexico City Metropolitan Area

Friedman, J., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Schiavon, R., Alexander, L., Sanhueza, P., Rios-Polanco, R., Garcia-Martinez, L. & Darney, B. G., Mar 2019, In : Contraception. 99, 3, p. 160-164 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Sexuality Education During Adolescence and Use of Modern Contraception at First Sexual Intercourse Among Mexican Women

Hersh, A. R., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Schiavon, R. & Darney, B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Adolescent Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Utilisation of second-trimester spontaneous and induced abortion services in public hospitals in Mexico, 2007-2015

Alexander, L. T., Fuentes-Rivera, E., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Schiavon, R., Maldonado Rueda, N., Hernández, B., Drake, A. L. & Darney, B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Access to abortion under the heath exception: A comparative analysis in three countries

Küng, S. A., Darney, B. G., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Lohr, P. A. & Gil, L., Jun 13 2018, In : Reproductive Health. 15, 1, 107.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Capturing compassion: A survey of Mexican Catholics assessing abortion support by reason for abortion and degree of Catholicism

Küng, S. A., Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Vélez, E. A., Piñeros, M. C. M., Fawcett Metcalfe, G. M. & Darney, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Contraception.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Claims about abortion and clinical implications lack evidence

Darney, B. & Henderson, J. T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Quality Measurement Is Key to Improving Family Planning Services and Outcomes for Adolescents in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Darney, B. & Saavedra-Avendaño, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 62, 3, p. 255-264 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Quality of care and abortion: Beyond safety

Darney, B. G., Powell, B., Andersen, K., Baum, S. E., Blanchard, K., Gerdts, C., Montagu, D., Chakraborty, N. M. & Kapp, N., Jul 1 2018, In : BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health. 44, 3, p. 159-160 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

7 Scopus citations

The Mexican Experience Adapting CenteringPregnancy: Lessons Learned in a Publicly Funded Health Care System Serving Vulnerable Women

Heredia-Pi, I. B., Fuentes-Rivera, E., Andrade-Romo, Z., Bravo Bolaños Cacho, M. D. L., Alcalde-Rabanal, J., Jurkiewicz, L. & Darney, B., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health. 63, 5, p. 602-610 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Who presents past the gestational age limit for first trimester abortion in the public sector in Mexico City?

Saavedra-Avendano, B., Schiavon, R., Sanhueza, P., Rios-Polanco, R., Garcia-Martinez, L. & Darney, B., Feb 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 2, e0192547.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Access to contraception in the context of zika: Health system challenges and responses

Darney, B., Aiken, A. R. A. & Küng, S., 2017, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 129, 4, p. 638-642 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Adolescents and Long-Acting Reversible Contraception: Lessons from Mexico

Saavedra-Avendano, B., Andrade-Romo, Z., Rodriguez, M. I. & Darney, B. G., Sep 1 2017, In : Maternal and child health journal. 21, 9, p. 1724-1733 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Early Elective Delivery Disparities between Non-Hispanic Black and White Women after Statewide Policy Implementation

Kozhimannil, K. B., Muoto, I., Darney, B., Caughey, A. & Snowden, J., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Women's Health Issues.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Emergency Contraception in Mexico: Trends in Knowledge and Ever-Use 2006–2014

Han, L., Saavedra-Avendano, B., Lambert, W., Fu, R. R., Rodriguez, M., Edelman, A. & Darney, B., Jul 11 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Maternal and Child Health Journal. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

In reply

Snowden, J., Darney, B. & Caughey, A., 2017, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 129, 4, p. 754 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Maintaining rigor in research: flaws in a recent study and a reanalysis of the relationship between state abortion laws and maternal mortality in Mexico

Darney, B. G., Saavedra-Avendano, B. & Lozano, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Contraception. 95, 1, p. 105-111 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Prenatal care for pregnant immigrants

Swartz, J. J., Rodriguez, M. & Darney, B., Jul 1 2017, In : Health Affairs. 36, 7, p. 1346 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Primary cesarean delivery patterns amongwomen with physical, sensory, or intellectual disabilities

Darney, B., Biel, F. M., Quigley, B. P., Caughey, A. & Horner-Johnson, W., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Women's Health Issues.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Shifting Patterns in Cesarean Delivery Scheduling and Timing in Oregon before and after a Statewide Hard Stop Policy

Muoto, I., Darney, B., Lau, B., Cheng, Y. W., Tomlinson, M. W., Neilson, D. R., Friedman, S. A., Rogovoy, J., Caughey, A. & Snowden, J., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Health Services Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The gap in human resources to deliver the guaranteed package of prevention and health promotion services at urban and rural primary care facilities in Mexico

Alcalde-Rabanal, J. E., Nigenda, G., Bärnighausen, T., Velasco-Mondragón, H. E. & Darney, B. G., Aug 3 2017, In : Human Resources for Health. 15, 1, 49.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Tweeting PP: An analysis of the 2015-2016 Planned Parenthood controversy on Twitter

Han, L., Han, L., Darney, B. & Rodriguez, M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Contraception.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2016

¿El aseguramiento público en salud mejora la atención en los servicios? El caso de la atención prenatal en adolescentes en México

Translated title of the contribution: Does public health insurance improve health care? The case of prenatal care for adolescents in MexicoSaavedra-Avendaño, B., Darney, B., Reyes-Morales, H. & Serván-Mori, E., 2016, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 58, 5, p. 561-568 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Aspiration Abortion With Immediate Intrauterine Device Insertion: Comparing Outcomes of Advanced Practice Clinicians and Physicians

Patil, E., Darney, B., Orme-Evans, K., Beckley, E. H., Bergander, L., Nichols, M. & Bednarek, P., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Comparison of family-planning service quality reported by adolescents and young adult women in Mexico

Darney, B., Saavedra-Avendano, B., Sosa-Rubi, S. G., Lozano, R. & Rodriguez, M., Jul 1 2016, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 134, 1, p. 22-28 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Dissonant health transition in the states of Mexico, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

Gómez-Dantés, H., Fullman, N., Lamadrid-Figueroa, H., Cahuana-Hurtado, L., Darney, B., Avila-Burgos, L., Correa-Rotter, R., Rivera, J. A., Barquera, S., González-Pier, E., Aburto-Soto, T., de Castro, E. F. A., Barrientos-Gutiérrez, T., Basto-Abreu, A. C., Batis, C., Borges, G., Campos-Nonato, I., Campuzano-Rincón, J. C., de Jesús Cantoral-Preciado, A., Contreras-Manzano, A. G. & 42 others, Cuevas-Nasu, L., de la Cruz-Gongora, V. V., Diaz-Ortega, J. L., de Lourdes García-García, M., Garcia-Guerra, A., de Cossío, T. G., González-Castell, L. D., Heredia-Pi, I., Hijar-Medina, M. C., Jauregui, A., Jimenez-Corona, A., Lopez-Olmedo, N., Magis-Rodríguez, C., Medina-Garcia, C., Medina-Mora, M. E., Mejia-Rodriguez, F., Montañez, J. C., Montero, P., Montoya, A., Moreno-Banda, G. L., Pedroza-Tobías, A., Pérez-Padilla, R., Quezada, A. D., Richardson-López-Collada, V. L., Riojas-Rodríguez, H., Ríos Blancas, M. J., Razo-Garcia, C., Mendoza, M. P. R., Sánchez-Pimienta, T. G., Sánchez-Romero, L. M., Schilmann, A., Servan-Mori, E., Shamah-Levy, T., Téllez-Rojo, M. M., Texcalac-Sangrador, J. L., Wang, H., Vos, T., Forouzanfar, M. H., Naghavi, M., Lopez, A. D., Murray, C. J. L. & Lozano, R., Nov 12 2016, In : The Lancet. 388, 10058, p. 2386-2402 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

Live birth, miscarriage, and abortion among U.S. women with and without disabilities

Horner-Johnson, W., Kulkarni-Rajasekhara, S., Darney, B., Dissanayake, M. & Caughey, A., Dec 6 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Health Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Medición de la idoneidad de la atención sanitaria prenatal: Un estudio transversal nacional en México

Translated title of the contribution: Measuring the adequacy of antenatal health care: A national cross-sectional study in MexicoHeredia-Pi, I., Servan-Mori, E., Darney, B., Reyes-Morales, H. & Lozano, R., Jun 1 2016, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 94, 6, p. 452-461 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Oregon's Hard-Stop Policy Limiting Elective Early-Term Deliveries: Association with Obstetric Procedure Use and Health Outcomes

Snowden, J., Muoto, I., Darney, B., Quigley, B., Tomlinson, M. W., Neilson, D., Friedman, S. A., Rogovoy, J. & Caughey, A., Dec 1 2016, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 128, 6, p. 1389-1396 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Pregnancy among US women: differences by presence, type, and complexity of disability

Horner-Johnson, W., Darney, B., Kulkarni-Rajasekhara, S., Quigley, B. & Caughey, A., Apr 1 2016, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 214, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Reclasificación de las causas de muerte obstétrica en México: Un estudio transversal repetido

Translated title of the contribution: Reclassifying causes of obstetric death in Mexico: A repeated cross-sectional studyHogan, M. C., Saavedra-Avendano, B., Darney, B. G., Torres-Palacios, L. M., Rhenals-Osorio, A. L., Vázquez Sierra, B. L., Soliz-Sánchez, P. N., Gakidou, E. & Lozano, R., May 2016, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 94, 5, p. 362-369B

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Term elective induction of labour and perinatal outcomes in obese women: Retrospective cohort study

Lee, V. R., Darney, B. G., Snowden, J. M., Main, E. K., Gilbert, W., Chung, J. & Caughey, A. B., Jan 1 2016, In : BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 123, 2, p. 271-278 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Timeliness, frequency and content of antenatal care: Which is most important to reducing indigenous disparities in birth weight in Mexico?

Servan-Mori, E., Sosa-Rubí, S. G., Najera-Leon, E. & Darney, B., May 1 2016, In : Health Policy and Planning. 31, 4, p. 444-453 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Time trends in births and cesarean deliveries among women with disabilities

Horner-Johnson, W., Biel, F. M., Darney, B. & Caughey, A., Dec 5 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Health Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Using systematized tacit knowledge to prioritize implementation challenges in existing maternal health programs: Implications for the post MDG era

Becerril-Montekio, V., Alcalde-Rabanal, J., Darney, B. & Orozco-Nuñez, E., Oct 1 2016, In : Health Policy and Planning. 31, 8, p. 1031-1038 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2015

Examining quality of contraceptive services for adolescents in Oregon's family planning program

Rodriguez, M. I., Darney, B. G., Elman, E., Linz, R., Caughey, A. B. & McConnell, K. J., Apr 1 2015, In : Contraception. 91, 4, p. 328-335 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The relationship of age and place of delivery with postpartum contraception prior to discharge in Mexico: A retrospective cohort study

Darney, B., Sosa-Rubi, S. G., Servan-Mori, E., Rodriguez, M., Walker, D. & Lozano, R., Jul 2 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Contraception.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2014
7 Scopus citations

Evidence-based selection of candidates for the levonorgestrel intrauterine device (IUD)

Callegari, L. S., Darney, B. G., Godfrey, E. M., Sementi, O., Dunsmoor-Su, R. & Prager, S. W., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 27, 1, p. 26-33 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

In reply

Darney, B. G. & Caughey, A. B., Feb 14 2014, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 123, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Post-abortion and induced abortion services in two public hospitals in Colombia

Darney, B. G., Simancas-Mendoza, W., Edelman, A. B., Guerra-Palacio, C., Tolosa, J. E. & Rodriguez, M. I., Jul 2014, In : Contraception. 90, 1, p. 36-41 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations