Paul D. Blumenthal, MD, MPH

Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (General Gynecology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Professional Education

Internship: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center (1978) IL

Residency: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center (1982) IL

Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (1985)

Fellowship: UCLA Health Sciences (1984) CA

Medical Education: University of Health Services/Chicago Medical School (1977) IL

Honors & Awards

Faculty Teaching Award in Gynecology, Stanford University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (June, 2008)

Kenneth J Ryan Leadership Award, Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health (May, 2008)

Michael Burnhill Award, Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (2007)

Golden Apple Faculty Teaching Award, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center (1987)

Helena Rubenstein Award, University of the Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School (1977)

Administrative Appointments

Chief The Stanford Gynecology Service, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2011 - Present)

Director, Stanford Program for International Reproductive Education and Services (SPIRES) (2008 - Present)

Director, Family Planning Services and Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2007 - Present)

Director, Ambulatory Care, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2007 - Present)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Factors Influencing Women's Decision to Seek Antenatal Care in the ANDES of Peru
Ayala, L. Sh., Blumenthal, P. D., & Sarnquist, C. C. (2013). Factors Influencing Women's Decision to Seek Antenatal Care in the ANDES of Peru. MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH JOURNAL, 17(6), 1112-1118.

Feasibility of Community-Based careHPV for Cervical Cancer Prevention in Rural Thailand
Trope, L. A., Chumworathayi, B., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2013). Feasibility of Community-Based careHPV for Cervical Cancer Prevention in Rural Thailand. JOURNAL OF LOWER GENITAL TRACT DISEASE, 17(3), 315-319.

Mifepristone-misoprostol dosing interval and effect on induction abortion times: a systematic review.
Shaw, K. A., Topp, N. J., Shaw, J. G., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2013). Mifepristone-misoprostol dosing interval and effect on induction abortion times: a systematic review. Obstetrics and gynecology, 121(6), 1335-1347.

Simplified medical abortion using a semi-quantitative pregnancy test for home-based follow-up.
Lynd, K., Blum, J., Ngoc, N. Tn., Shochet, T., Blumenthal, P. D., & Winikoff, B. (2013). Simplified medical abortion using a semi-quantitative pregnancy test for home-based follow-up. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 121(2), 144-148.

Revitalizing long-acting reversible contraceptives in settings with high unmet need: a multicountry experience matching demand creation and service delivery
Blumenthal, P. D., Shah, N. M., Jain, K., Saunders, A., Clemente, C., & Eber, M. (2013). Revitalizing long-acting reversible contraceptives in settings with high unmet need: a multicountry experience matching demand creation and service delivery. CONTRACEPTION, 87(2), 170-175.

Efficacy, safety, acceptability and affordability of cryotherapy: a review of current literature.
McClung, E. C., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2012). Efficacy, safety, acceptability and affordability of cryotherapy: a review of current literature. Minerva ginecologica, 64(2), 149-171.

Cost-effectiveness and quality of life associated with heavy menstrual bleeding among women using the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system
Blumenthal, P. D., Dawson, L., & Hurskainen, R. (2011). Cost-effectiveness and quality of life associated with heavy menstrual bleeding among women using the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 112(3), 171-178.

Strategies to prevent unintended pregnancy: increasing use of long-acting reversible contraception
Blumenthal, P. D., Voedisch, A., & Gemzell-Danielsson, K. (2011). Strategies to prevent unintended pregnancy: increasing use of long-acting reversible contraception. HUMAN REPRODUCTION UPDATE, 17(1), 121-137.

Frequency of Cervical Cancer and Breast Cancer Screening in HIV-Infected Women in a County-Based HIV Clinic in the Western United States
Rahangdale, L., Sarnquist, C., Yavari, A., Blumenthal, P., & Israelski, D. (2010). Frequency of Cervical Cancer and Breast Cancer Screening in HIV-Infected Women in a County-Based HIV Clinic in the Western United States. JOURNAL OF WOMENS HEALTH, 19(4), 709-712.

Preventing Cervical Cancer Stakeholder Attitudes Toward CareHPV-Focused Screening Programs in Roi-et Province, Thailand
Trope, L. A., Chumworathayi, B., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2009). Preventing Cervical Cancer Stakeholder Attitudes Toward CareHPV-Focused Screening Programs in Roi-et Province, Thailand. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER, 19(8), 1432-1438.

Rates of Serious Infection after Medical Abortion
Kapp, N., Winikoff, B., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2009). Rates of Serious Infection after Medical Abortion. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 361(15), 1511-1512.

The levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system: Safety, efficacy, and patient acceptability.
Beatty, M. N., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2009). The levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system: Safety, efficacy, and patient acceptability. Therapeutics and clinical risk management, 5(3), 561-574.

Hormonal contraception
Blumenthal, P. D., & Edelman, A. (2008). Hormonal contraception. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 112(3), 670-684.

Tolerability and clinical safety of Implanon (R)
Blumenthal, P. D., Gemzell-Danielsson, K., & Marintcheva-Petrova, M. (2008). Tolerability and clinical safety of Implanon (R). EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CONTRACEPTION AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE, 13, 29-36.

A systematic review evaluating health-related quality of life, work impairment, and health-care costs and utilization in abnormal uterine bleeding
Liu, Z., Doan, Q. V., Blumenthal, P., & Dubois, Rw. (2007). A systematic review evaluating health-related quality of life, work impairment, and health-care costs and utilization in abnormal uterine bleeding. VALUE IN HEALTH, 10(3), 183-194.

Cervical cancer prevention: safety, acceptability, and feasibility of a single-visit approach in Accra, Ghana
Blumenthal, P. D., Gaffikin, L., Deganus, S., Lewis, R., Emerson, M., & Adadevoh, S. (2007). Cervical cancer prevention: safety, acceptability, and feasibility of a single-visit approach in Accra, Ghana. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 196(4).

Family planning: a cornerstone for public health and sustainable development.
Blumenthal, P. D., & Gaffikin, L. (2007). Family planning: a cornerstone for public health and sustainable development. MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine, 9(4), 16-?.

The supreme court and the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003: a political procedure replaces woman-centered care.
Blumenthal, P. D., & Winikoff, B. (2007). The supreme court and the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003: a political procedure replaces woman-centered care. MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine, 9(2), 52-?.

Cost-effectiveness of treatments for dysfunctional uterine bleeding in women who need contraception
Blumenthal, P. D., Trussell, J., Singh, R. H., Guo, A., Borenstein, J., & Liu, Z. (2006). Cost-effectiveness of treatments for dysfunctional uterine bleeding in women who need contraception. CONTRACEPTION, 74(3), 249-258.

Letter from Madagascar
Blumenthal, P. D. (2006). Letter from Madagascar. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 108(3), 684-686.

Introduction of the dilation and evacuation procedure for second-trimester abortion in Vietnam using manual vacuum aspiration and buccal misoprostol
Castleman, L. D., Oanh, K. T. H., Hyman, A. G., Thuy, L. T., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2006). Introduction of the dilation and evacuation procedure for second-trimester abortion in Vietnam using manual vacuum aspiration and buccal misoprostol. CONTRACEPTION, 74(3), 272-276.

Mortality associated with mifepristone-misoprostol medical abortion.
Creinin, M., Blumenthal, P., & Shulman, L. (2006). Mortality associated with mifepristone-misoprostol medical abortion. MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine, 8(2), 26-?.

Postpartum contraception: the New Mexico Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System
DePineres, T., Blumenthal, P. D., & Diener-West, M. (2005). Postpartum contraception: the New Mexico Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System. CONTRACEPTION, 72(6), 422-425.

Cervical cancer prevention - Making programs more appropriate and pragmatic
Blumenthal, P. D., & Gaffikin, L. (2005). Cervical cancer prevention - Making programs more appropriate and pragmatic. JAMA-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 294(17), 2225-2228.

Digital camera assessment for detection of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in rural El Salvador
Cremer, M., Jamshidi, R. M., Muderspach, L., Tsao-Wei, D., Felix, J. C., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2005). Digital camera assessment for detection of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in rural El Salvador. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 91(1), 42-46.

Hormonal management of abnormal uterine bleeding
Singh, R. H., & Blumenthal, P. (2005). Hormonal management of abnormal uterine bleeding. CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 48(2), 337-352.

Training for cervical cancer prevention programs in low-resource settings: Focus on visual inspection with acetic acid and cryotherapy
Blumenthal, P. D., Lauterbach, M., SELLORS, J. W., & Sankaranarayanan, R. (2005). Training for cervical cancer prevention programs in low-resource settings: Focus on visual inspection with acetic acid and cryotherapy. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 89, S30-S37.

Multicenter trial of a simplified mifepristone medical abortion regimen
Shannon, C. S., Winikoff, B., Hausknecht, R., Schaff, E., Blumenthal, P. D., & Goldberg, R. (2005). Multicenter trial of a simplified mifepristone medical abortion regimen. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 105(2), 345-351.

A consensus regimen for early abortion with misoprostol
Philip, N. M., Winikoff, B., Moore, K., & Blumenthal, P. (2004). A consensus regimen for early abortion with misoprostol. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 87(3), 281-283.

Digital assessment of the reproductive tract (DART)
Jamshidi, R., & Blumenthal, P. (2004). Digital assessment of the reproductive tract (DART). JAIDS-JOURNAL OF ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES, 37, S171-S173.

Sensitive methods to detect epithelial disruption: tests for microhemorrhage in cervicovaginal lavages
Moench, T., Mehrazar, K., Cone, R., & Blumenthal, P. (2004). Sensitive methods to detect epithelial disruption: tests for microhemorrhage in cervicovaginal lavages. JAIDS-JOURNAL OF ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES, 37, S194-S200.

Hormonal contraceptive use, cervical ectopy, and the acquisition of cervical infections
Morrison, C. S., Bright, P., Wong, E. L., Kwok, C., Yacobson, I., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2004). Hormonal contraceptive use, cervical ectopy, and the acquisition of cervical infections. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, 31(9), 561-567.

Are partners available for post-abortion contraceptive counseling? A pilot study in a Baltimore City clinic
Beenhakker, B., Becker, S., Hires, S., Di Targiana, N. M., Blumenthal, P., & Huggins, G. (2004). Are partners available for post-abortion contraceptive counseling? A pilot study in a Baltimore City clinic. CONTRACEPTION, 69(5), 419-423.

Oral contraceptives and cervical cancer: critique of a recent review
Miller, K., Blumenthal, P., & Blanchard, K. (2004). Oral contraceptives and cervical cancer: critique of a recent review. CONTRACEPTION, 69(5), 347-351.

Manual vacuum aspiration for second-trimester pregnancy termination
Todd, C. S., Soler, M. E., Castleman, L., Rogers, M. K., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2003). Manual vacuum aspiration for second-trimester pregnancy termination. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 83(1), 5-9.

Performance of visual inspection with acetic acid for cervical cancer screening: A qualitative summary of evidence to date
Gaffikin, L., Lauterbach, M., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2003). Performance of visual inspection with acetic acid for cervical cancer screening: A qualitative summary of evidence to date. OBSTETRICAL & GYNECOLOGICAL SURVEY, 58(8), 543-550.

The federal ban on so-called "partial-birth abortion" is a dangerous intrusion into medical practice.
Blumenthal, P. D. (2003). The federal ban on so-called "partial-birth abortion" is a dangerous intrusion into medical practice. MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine, 5(2), 37-?.

Safety, acceptability, and feasibility of a single-visit approach to cervical-cancer prevention in rural Thailand: a demonstration project
Gaffikin, L., Blumenthal, P. D., Emerson, M., Limpaphayom, K., LUMBIGANON, P., & Kanavacharakul, S. (2003). Safety, acceptability, and feasibility of a single-visit approach to cervical-cancer prevention in rural Thailand: a demonstration project. LANCET, 361(9360), 814-820.

Similarities in women's perceptions and acceptability of manual vacuum aspiration and electric vacuum aspiration for first trimester abortion
Bird, S. T., Harvey, S. M., Beckman, L. J., Nichols, M. D., Rogers, K., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2003). Similarities in women's perceptions and acceptability of manual vacuum aspiration and electric vacuum aspiration for first trimester abortion. CONTRACEPTION, 67(3), 207-212.

More on science and politics
Bass, G. D., Blumenthal, P. D., Corfman, P., Darney, P. D., Gonsalves, G., & Shields, W. C. (2003). More on science and politics. SCIENCE, 299(5611), 1313-1313.

Risk factors as the basis for triage in low-resource cervical cancer screening programs
Gaffikin, L., Ahmed, S., Chen, Y. Q., McGrath, J. M., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2003). Risk factors as the basis for triage in low-resource cervical cancer screening programs. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 80(1), 41-47.

A revolution in cervical screening
Blumenthal, P. D., Gaffikin, L., & McInstosh, N. (2002). A revolution in cervical screening. BJOG-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY, 109(12), 1417-1418.

Costs and benefits of different strategies to screen for cervical cancer in less-developed countries
Mandelblatt, J. S., Lawrence, W. F., Gaffikin, L., Limpahayom, K. K., LUMBIGANON, P., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2002). Costs and benefits of different strategies to screen for cervical cancer in less-developed countries. JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE, 94(19), 1469-1483.

Buccal misoprostol as cervical preparation for second trimester pregnancy termination
Todd, C. S., Soler, M., Castleman, L., Rogers, M. K., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2002). Buccal misoprostol as cervical preparation for second trimester pregnancy termination. CONTRACEPTION, 65(6), 415-418.

Edward J. Haupt (1936-2001).
Blumenthal, P. E., & Blumenthal, A. L. (2002). Edward J. Haupt (1936-2001). History of psychology, 5(2), 207-209.

Assessment of the cervix after acetic acid wash: Inter-rater agreement using photographs
Sellors, J. W., Jeronimo, J., Sankaranarayanan, R., Wright, T. C., Howard, M., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2002). Assessment of the cervix after acetic acid wash: Inter-rater agreement using photographs. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 99(4), 635-640.

Mifepristone at one year: a forward look back.
Burke, A. E., Moore, K., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2002). Mifepristone at one year: a forward look back. Medscape women's health, 7(2), 1-?.

Reflections on the WHI findings: Avoiding a pill scare and taking sensible steps forward
Blumenthal, P. D. (2002). Reflections on the WHI findings: Avoiding a pill scare and taking sensible steps forward. MEDSCAPE WOMENS HEALTH, 7(4).

Successful use of oral contraceptives
Burke, A. E., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2001). Successful use of oral contraceptives. SEMINARS IN REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, 19(4), 313-321.

Innovative approaches to cervical cancer prevention
Blumenthal, P. D., Ringers, P., McIntosh, N., & Gaffikin, L. (2001). Innovative approaches to cervical cancer prevention. MEDSCAPE WOMENS HEALTH, 6(6).

Computerized planimetry versus clinical assessment for the measurement of cervical ectopia
Morrison, C. S., Bright, P., Blumenthal, P. D., Yacobson, I., Kwok, C., & Pan, Z. Y. (2001). Computerized planimetry versus clinical assessment for the measurement of cervical ectopia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 184(6), 1170-1176.

The Filshie clip for laparoscopic adnexal surgery.
Garcia, F. A., Barker, B., Myloyde, T., Blumenthal, P., & Huggins, G. R. (2001). The Filshie clip for laparoscopic adnexal surgery. JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, 5(2), 179-181.

Human embryonic germ cell derivatives express a broad range of developmentally distinct markers and proliferate extensively in vitro
Shamblott, M. J., Axelman, J., Littlefield, J. W., Blumenthal, P. D., Huggins, G. R., & Gearhart, J. D. (2001). Human embryonic germ cell derivatives express a broad range of developmentally distinct markers and proliferate extensively in vitro. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 98(1), 113-118.

Visual inspection of the cervix as a primary low-cost means of screening cervical cancer
Gaffikin, L., & Blumenthal, P. (2001). Visual inspection of the cervix as a primary low-cost means of screening cervical cancer. SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH, VOL II, 399-408.

Adjunctive testing for cervical cancer in low resource settings with visual inspection, HPV, and the Pap smear
Blumenthal, P. D., Gaffikin, L., Chirenje, Z. M., McGrath, J., Womack, S., & Shah, K. (2001). Adjunctive testing for cervical cancer in low resource settings with visual inspection, HPV, and the Pap smear. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 72(1), 47-53.

The Filshie clip in nonsterilization gynecologic laparoscopy
Garcia, F. Ar., Barker, B., Myloyde, T., & Blumenthal, P. (2000). The Filshie clip in nonsterilization gynecologic laparoscopy. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 96(5), 848-848.

New technologies in cervical cancer precursor detection
Soler, M. E., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2000). New technologies in cervical cancer precursor detection. CURRENT OPINION IN ONCOLOGY, 12(5), 460-465.

The approval of mifepristone (RU486) in the United States: What's wrong with this picture?
Blumenthal, P., Johnson, J., & Stewart, F. (2000). The approval of mifepristone (RU486) in the United States: What's wrong with this picture?. Medscape women's health, 5(4), E7-?.

HPV-based cervical cancer screening in a population at high risk for HIV infection
Womack, S. D., Chirenje, Z. M., Gaffikin, L., Blumenthal, P. D., McGrath, J. A., & Shah, K. V. (2000). HPV-based cervical cancer screening in a population at high risk for HIV infection. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 85(2), 206-210.

The "boom and bust phenomenon": The hopes, dreams, and broken promises of the contraceptive revolution
Boonstra, H., Duran, V., Gamble, V. N., Blumenthal, P., Dominguez, L., & Pies, C. (2000). The "boom and bust phenomenon": The hopes, dreams, and broken promises of the contraceptive revolution. CONTRACEPTION, 61(1), 9-25.

Cervical cancer screening in developing countries.
Soler, M. E., Gaffikin, L., & Blumenthal, P. D. (2000). Cervical cancer screening in developing countries. Primary care update for Ob/Gyns, 7(3), 118-123.

Evaluation of a human papillomavirus assay in cervical screening in Zimbabwe
Womack, S. D., Chirenje, Z. M., Blumenthal, P. D., Gaffikin, L., McGrath, J. A., & Shah, K. V. (2000). Evaluation of a human papillomavirus assay in cervical screening in Zimbabwe. BRITISH JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY, 107(1), 33-38.

Timing of onset of contraceptive effectiveness in Norplant (R) implant users II - Effect on the ovarian function in the first cycle of use
Brache, V., Blumenthal, P. D., Alvarez, F., DUNSON, T. R., Cochon, L., & Faundes, A. (1999). Timing of onset of contraceptive effectiveness in Norplant (R) implant users II - Effect on the ovarian function in the first cycle of use. CONTRACEPTION, 59(4), 245-251.

Visual inspection with acetic acid for cervical-cancer screening: test qualities in a primary-care setting
Gaffikin, L., Blumenthal, P. D., McGrath, J., Chirenje, Z. M., Sanghvi, H., & Rusakaniko, S. (1999). Visual inspection with acetic acid for cervical-cancer screening: test qualities in a primary-care setting. LANCET, 353(9156), 869-873.

Derivation of pluripotent stem cells horn cultured human primordial germ cells
Shamblott, M. J., Axelman, J., Wang, S. P., Bugg, E. M., Littlefield, J. W., & Gearhart, J. D. (1998). Derivation of pluripotent stem cells horn cultured human primordial germ cells. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 95(23), 13726-13731.

Developments in contraception: A comprehensive review of desogen (R) (Desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol)
Lammers, P., Blumenthal, P. D., & Huggins, G. R. (1998). Developments in contraception: A comprehensive review of desogen (R) (Desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol). CONTRACEPTION, 57(5), 1S-27S.

Provider attitudes toward IUD provision in Zimbabwe: perception of HIV risk and training implications
Gaffikin, L., Phiri, A., McGrath, J., Zinanga, A., & Blumenthal, P. D. (1998). Provider attitudes toward IUD provision in Zimbabwe: perception of HIV risk and training implications. ADVANCES IN CONTRACEPTION, 14(1), 27-39.

Timing of onset of contraceptive effectiveness in norplant implant users. Part I. Changes in cervical mucus
DUNSON, T. R., Blumenthal, P. D., Alvarez, F., Brache, V., Cochon, L., & Katz, D. (1998). Timing of onset of contraceptive effectiveness in norplant implant users. Part I. Changes in cervical mucus. FERTILITY AND STERILITY, 69(2), 258-266.

Ulnar nerve injury associated with removal of norplant implants
Smith, J. M., Conwit, R. A., & Blumenthal, P. D. (1998). Ulnar nerve injury associated with removal of norplant implants. CONTRACEPTION, 57(2), 99-101.

Training for Norplant implant removal: Assessment of learning curves and competency
Blumenthal, P. D., Gaffikin, L., Affandi, B., Bongiovanni, A., McGrath, J., & GLEW, G. (1997). Training for Norplant implant removal: Assessment of learning curves and competency. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 89(2), 174-178.

Lea's Shield(R): A study of the safety and efficacy of a new vaginal barrier contraceptive used with and without spermicide
Mauck, C., Glover, L. H., Miller, E., Allen, S., Archer, D. F., & Gabelnick, H. L. (1996). Lea's Shield(R): A study of the safety and efficacy of a new vaginal barrier contraceptive used with and without spermicide. CONTRACEPTION, 53(6), 329-335.

Usefulness of a clinical scoring system to anticipate difficulty of Norplant removal
Blumenthal, P. D., Remsburg, R. E., GLEW, G., McGrath, J. A., & Gaffikin, L. (1995). Usefulness of a clinical scoring system to anticipate difficulty of Norplant removal. ADVANCES IN CONTRACEPTION, 11(4), 345-352.

LAPAROSCOPIC STERILIZATION IN THE SUPINE POSITION USING THE RAMATHIBODI UTERINE MANIPULATOR
Blumenthal, P. D. (1995). LAPAROSCOPIC STERILIZATION IN THE SUPINE POSITION USING THE RAMATHIBODI UTERINE MANIPULATOR. FERTILITY AND STERILITY, 64(1), 204-207.

CONTRACEPTIVE OUTCOMES AMONG POSTPARTUM AND POST-ABORTAL ADOLESCENTS
Blumenthal, P. D., Wilson, L. E., Remsburg, R. E., Cullins, V. E., & Huggins, G. R. (1994). CONTRACEPTIVE OUTCOMES AMONG POSTPARTUM AND POST-ABORTAL ADOLESCENTS. CONTRACEPTION, 50(5), 451-460.

RECOVERY FROM OUTPATIENT LAPAROSCOPIC TUBAL-LIGATION IS NOT IMPROVED BY PREOPERATIVE ADMINISTRATION OF KETOROLAC OR IBUPROFEN
Higgins, M. S., GIVOGRE, J. L., Marco, A. P., Blumenthal, P. D., & Furman, W. R. (1994). RECOVERY FROM OUTPATIENT LAPAROSCOPIC TUBAL-LIGATION IS NOT IMPROVED BY PREOPERATIVE ADMINISTRATION OF KETOROLAC OR IBUPROFEN. ANESTHESIA AND ANALGESIA, 79(2), 274-280.

A TIME AND COST-ANALYSIS OF THE MANAGEMENT OF INCOMPLETE ABORTION WITH MANUAL VACUUM ASPIRATION
Blumenthal, P. D., & Remsburg, R. E. (1994). A TIME AND COST-ANALYSIS OF THE MANAGEMENT OF INCOMPLETE ABORTION WITH MANUAL VACUUM ASPIRATION. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 45(3), 261-267.

COMPARISON OF ADOLESCENT AND ADULT EXPERIENCES WITH NORPLANT LEVONORGESTREL CONTRACEPTIVE IMPLANTS
Cullins, V. E., Remsburg, R. E., Blumenthal, P. D., & Huggins, G. R. (1994). COMPARISON OF ADOLESCENT AND ADULT EXPERIENCES WITH NORPLANT LEVONORGESTREL CONTRACEPTIVE IMPLANTS. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 83(6), 1026-1032.

PRELIMINARY EXPERIENCE WITH NORPLANT(R) IN AN INNER-CITY POPULATION
Cullins, V. E., Blumenthal, P. D., Remsburg, R. E., & Huggins, G. R. (1993). PRELIMINARY EXPERIENCE WITH NORPLANT(R) IN AN INNER-CITY POPULATION. CONTRACEPTION, 47(2), 193-203.

ABORTION - EPIDEMIOLOGY, SAFETY, AND TECHNIQUE
Blumenthal, P. D. (1992). ABORTION - EPIDEMIOLOGY, SAFETY, AND TECHNIQUE. CURRENT OPINION IN OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, 4(4), 506-512.

ABORTION
Blumenthal, P. D. (1991). ABORTION. CURRENT OPINION IN OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, 3(4), 496-500.

NONPHARMACEUTICAL RIPENING OF THE UNFAVORABLE CERVIX AND INDUCTION OF LABOR BY A NOVEL DOUBLE BALLOON DEVICE
Blumenthal, P. D., & Gaffikin, L. (1991). NONPHARMACEUTICAL RIPENING OF THE UNFAVORABLE CERVIX AND INDUCTION OF LABOR BY A NOVEL DOUBLE BALLOON DEVICE. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 77(6), 967-968.

LETTER FROM AFRICA
Blumenthal, P. D. (1990). LETTER FROM AFRICA. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 76(1), 147-148.

RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF DILAPAN AND LAMINARIA AS CERVICAL RIPENING AGENTS BEFORE INDUCTION OF LABOR
Blumenthal, P. D., & Ramanauskas, R. (1990). RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF DILAPAN AND LAMINARIA AS CERVICAL RIPENING AGENTS BEFORE INDUCTION OF LABOR. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 75(3), 365-368.

COMPARISON OF THE NIPPLE STIMULATION AND EXOGENOUS OXYTOCIN CONTRACTION STRESS TESTS - A RANDOMIZED, PROSPECTIVE-STUDY
Rosenzweig, B. A., Levy, J. S., SCHIPIOUR, P., & Blumenthal, P. D. (1989). COMPARISON OF THE NIPPLE STIMULATION AND EXOGENOUS OXYTOCIN CONTRACTION STRESS TESTS - A RANDOMIZED, PROSPECTIVE-STUDY. JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, 34(12), 950-954.

PROSPECTIVE COMPARISON OF DILAPAN AND LAMINARIA FOR PRETREATMENT OF THE CERVIX IN 2ND-TRIMESTER INDUCTION ABORTION
Blumenthal, P. D. (1988). PROSPECTIVE COMPARISON OF DILAPAN AND LAMINARIA FOR PRETREATMENT OF THE CERVIX IN 2ND-TRIMESTER INDUCTION ABORTION. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 72(2), 243-246.

THE PROPHYLACTIC EFFECT OF DOXYCYCLINE ON POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION-RATE AFTER 1ST-TRIMESTER ABORTION
Blumenthal, P. D., & Rosenzweig, B. A. (1988). THE PROPHYLACTIC EFFECT OF DOXYCYCLINE ON POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION-RATE AFTER 1ST-TRIMESTER ABORTION. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 72(1), 146-146.

PROBLEM VISITS TO A FAMILY-PLANNING CLINIC
Blumenthal, P. D., Jacobson, J., & Gaffikin, L. (1988). PROBLEM VISITS TO A FAMILY-PLANNING CLINIC. JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, 33(1), 58-62.

COMPARISON OF UTERINE ACTIVITY INDUCED BY NIPPLE STIMULATION AND OXYTOCIN
Levy, J., Rosenzweig, B., & Blumenthal, P. (1987). COMPARISON OF UTERINE ACTIVITY INDUCED BY NIPPLE STIMULATION AND OXYTOCIN. OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 70(3), 430-431.

COMPARISON OF URINARY HUMAN FOLLICLE-STIMULATING-HORMONE AND HUMAN MENOPAUSAL GONADOTROPINS FOR OVARIAN STIMULATION IN AN INVITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAM
Scoccia, B., Blumenthal, P., Wagner, C., Prins, G., Scommegna, A., & Marut, E. L. (1987). COMPARISON OF URINARY HUMAN FOLLICLE-STIMULATING-HORMONE AND HUMAN MENOPAUSAL GONADOTROPINS FOR OVARIAN STIMULATION IN AN INVITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAM. FERTILITY AND STERILITY, 48(3), 446-449.

ETHNICITY AND HIP FRACTURE
Blumenthal, P. D., MARUT, E., & Gaffikin, L. (1987). ETHNICITY AND HIP FRACTURE. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, 77(3), 369-369.

AMNIOINFUSION FOR FETAL DISTRESS
Levy, J., Rosenzweig, B., & Blumenthal, P. D. (1986). AMNIOINFUSION FOR FETAL DISTRESS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 155(6), 1361-1361.