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Kurt T. Barnhart, MD, MSCE

William Shippen, Jr. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
3701 Market Street, Suite 800
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2974
Fax: 215-349-5512
B.S (Biology)
Tufts University, 1984.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1988.
M.S.C.E (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
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Selected Publications

Weiss, MS, Luo , Zhang Y, Chen Y, Kissin DM, Satten GA, Barnhart KT: Fres vs. frozen embryo transfer: New approach to minimize the limitations of using national surveillance data for clinical research. Fertility Sterility 119(2): 186-194, February 2023 Notes: Epub 2022 Dec 23.

Lee IT, Barnhart KT: What Is an Ectopic Pregnancy? JAMA 7(5): 329 (5): 434, February 2023.

Bollig KJ, Senapati S, Sammel MD, Takacs P, Robins JC, Haisenleder DJ, Barnhart KT: Validation of a multiple marker test for early pregnancy outcome prediction. J Assist Reprod Genet January 2023 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Link CA, Maissiat J, Mol BW, Barnhart KT, Savaris RF: Diagnosing ectopic pregnancy using Bayes theorem: a retrospective cohort study. Fertility & Sterility 119(1): 78-86, January 2023.

Walter JR, Lee JY, Snoll B, Park JB, Kim DH, XuS, Barnhart K: Pregnancy outcomes in infertility patients diagnosed with sleep disordered breathing with wireless wearable sensors. Sleep Med 100: 511-517, December 2022.

Dawodu O, Wu J, Gallop R, Barnhart KT: Perinatal Outcomes of Pregnancies of Unknown Location with Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Concentration Above the Discriminatory Zone. Obstetrics and Gynecology. EPub October 4, 2022, 140(5): 793-795, November 2022.

Westoff CL, Archer DF, Barnhart K, Darney P, Gilliam M, Jensen J, Nelson A, Teal S, Thomas M, Hu J, Brown J, Blithe DL: Evaluation of ovulation and safety outcomes in a multi-center randomized trial of three 84 day ulipristal acetate regimens. Contraception 112: 54-60, August 2022 Notes: EPub April 14, 2022.

Wu JK, Dadecki EN, Kyweluk MA, Senapati S, Flynn AN, Steider E, Thomas T, Barnhart KT: Patient attitudes and preferences for the management of pregnancy of unknown location. Fertility and Sterility Rep. 3(3): 246-252, July 2022 Notes: Epub. 2022 Oct. 26.

Spitzer TL, Trussell JC, Coward RM, hansen kr, Barnhart KT, Cedars MI, Diamond MP, Krawetz SA, Sun F, Zhang H, Santoro N, Steiner AZ: Biomarkers of Stress and Male Fertility. Reprod Sci 29(4): 1262-1270, April 2022 Notes: Epub 2022 Feb 1.

Karen C. Baker M.D, Anne Z. Steiner M.D., M.P.H, Karl R. Hansen M.D., Ph.D, Kurt T. Barnhart M.D, Marcelle I. Cedars M.D, Richard S. Legro M.D, Michael P. Diamond M.D, Stephen A. Krawetz Ph.D, Rebecca Usadi M.D, Valerie L. Baker M.D, R. Matthew Coward M.D, Fangbai Sun M.P.H, Robert Wild M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D, Puneet Masson M.D, James F. Smith M.D., M.S, Nanette Santoro M.D, Heping Zhang Ph.D, Reproductive Medicine Network: Poor Reproducibility of Percentage of Normally Shaped Sperm Using WHO5 Strict Grading Criteria. F&S Reports. Elsevier, online (17), MARCH 2022 Notes: MOXI SM paper.

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