Joseph Spinnato, MD

Professor, College Of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

College Of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
6th Floor
Tampa, FL 33606

Academic Email: jspinnat@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 259-0828

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Education

  • MD, Medicine, University Of Louisville, 1974

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Women & Children's Health

Recent Publications

  • Rao, KP.Belogolovkin, V.Yankowitz, J.Spinnato, JA. Abnormal placentation: evidence-based diagnosis and management of placenta previa, placenta accreta, and vasa previa. Obstetrical & gynecological survey. 67(8) : 503-19, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22926275
  • Sibai, BM.Koch, MA.Freire, S.Pinto e Silva, JL.Rudge, MV.Martins-Costa, S.Moore, J.Santos, Cde B.Cecatti, JG.Costa, R.Ramos, JG.Moss, N.Spinnato, JA. The impact of prior preeclampsia on the risk of superimposed preeclampsia and other adverse pregnancy outcomes in patients with chronic hypertension. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 204(4) : 345.e1-6, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21354549
  • Sibai, BM.Koch, MA.Freire, S.Pinto e Silva, JL.Rudge, MV.Martins-Costa, S.Bartz, J.de Barros Santos, C.Cecatti, JG.Costa, R.Ramos, JG.Spinnato, JA. Serum inhibin A and angiogenic factor levels in pregnancies with previous preeclampsia and/or chronic hypertension: are they useful markers for prediction of subsequent preeclampsia? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 199(3) : 268.e1-9, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18771979
  • Spinnato, JA.Freire, S.Pinto e Silva, JL.Rudge, MV.Martins-Costa, S.Koch, MA.Goco, N.Santos, Cde B.Cecatti, JG.Costa, R.Ramos, JG.Moss, N.Sibai, BM. Antioxidant supplementation and premature rupture of the membranes: a planned secondary analysis. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 199(4) : 433.e1-8, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18928997
  • Myers, SR.Spinnato, JA. Tissue distribution and elimination of N-methyl-N-2,4,6-tetranitroaniline (tetryl) in rats. Archives of toxicology. 81(12) : 841-8, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17680234
  • Spinnato, JA.Freire, S.Pinto E Silva, JL.Cunha Rudge, MV.Martins-Costa, S.Koch, MA.Goco, N.Santos, Cde B.Cecatti, JG.Costa, R.Ramos, JG.Moss, N.Sibai, BM. Antioxidant therapy to prevent preeclampsia: a randomized controlled trial. Obstetrics and gynecology. 110(6) : 1311-8, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18055726
  • Myers, SR.Spinnato, JA. Metabolism, tissue distribution, and pharmacokinetics of N-methyl-N-2,4,6-tetranitroaniline (tetryl). Environmental toxicology and pharmacology. 24(3) : 206-11, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21783812
  • How, HY.Zafaranchi, L.Stella, CL.Recht, K.Maxwell, RA.Sibai, BM.Spinnato, JA. Tocolysis in women with preterm labor between 32 0/7 and 34 6/7 weeks of gestation: a randomized controlled pilot study. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 194(4) : 976-81, 2006. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16580286
  • Spinnato, JA. New therapies in the prevention of preeclampsia. Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology. 18(6) : 601-4, 2006. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17099329
  • Spinnato, JA.Livingston, JC. Prevention of preeclampsia with antioxidants: evidence from randomized trials. Clinical obstetrics and gynecology. 48(2) : 416-29, 2005. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15805799
  • Spinnato, JA.Mikolajczyk, R. Emergency contraception--a different interpretation. Contraception. 72(5) : 395; author reply 396-7, 2005. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16246671
  • Harkness, UF.Spinnato, JA. Prevention and management of RhD isoimmunization. Clinics in perinatology. 31(4) : 721-42, vi, 2004. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15519425
  • How, HY.Cook, CR.Cook, VD.Ralston, KK.Greenwell, ER.Goldsmith, LJ.Spinnato, JA. The pattern of change in the lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio in patients with preterm premature rupture of membranes between 24 and 34 weeks' gestation. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association. 22(1) : 21-5, 2002. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11840238
  • Spinnato, JA. Maturity testing with preterm premature rupture of the membranes. Clinics in perinatology. 28(4) : 819-36, vii, 2001. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11817192
  • How, HY.Sutler, D.Khoury, JC.Donovan, EF.Siddiqi, TA.Spinnato, JA. Does the combined antenatal use of corticosteroids and antibiotics increase late-onset neonatal sepsis in the very low birth weight infant? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 185(5) : 1081-5, 2001. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11717637
  • How, HY.Leaseburge, L.Khoury, JC.Siddiqi, TA.Spinnato, JA.Sibai, BM. A comparison of various routes and dosages of misoprostol for cervical ripening and the induction of labor. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 185(4) : 911-5, 2001. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11641677
  • Spinnato, JA.Youkilis, B.Cook, VD.Pietrantoni, M.Clark, AL.Gall, SA. Antibiotic prophylaxis at Cesarean delivery. The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine. 9(6) : 348-50, 2000. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11243292
  • Carr, DB.Clark, AL.Kernek, K.Spinnato, JA. Maintenance oral nifedipine for preterm labor: a randomized clinical trial. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 181(4) : 822-7, 1999. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10521736
  • Kurtzman, JT.Spinnato, JA.Goldsmith, LJ.Zimmerman, MJ.Klem, M.Lei, ZM.Rao, CV. Human chorionic gonadotropin exhibits potent inhibition of preterm delivery in a small animal model. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 181(4) : 853-7, 1999. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10521741
  • Spinnato, JA. Informed consent: are we there? Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association. 19(6 Pt 1) : 401-2, 1999. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10685267
  • Clark, AL.Branch, DW.Silver, RM.Harris, EN.Pierangeli, S.Spinnato, JA. Pregnancy complicated by the antiphospholipid syndrome: outcomes with intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Obstetrics and gynecology. 93(3) : 437-41, 1999. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10074995
  • Kurtzman, JT.Goldsmith, LJ.Gall, SA.Spinnato, JA. Transvaginal versus transperineal ultrasonography: a blinded comparison in the assessment of cervical length at midgestation. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 179(4) : 852-7, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9790358
  • Turnquest, MA.How, HY.Cook, CR.O'Rourke, TP.Cureton, AC.Spinnato, JA.Brown, HL. Chorioamnionitis: is continuation of antibiotic therapy necessary after cesarean section? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 179(5) : 1261-6, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9822512
  • Spinnato, JA. Informed consent and the redefining of conception: a decision ill-conceived? The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine. 7(6) : 264-8, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9848690
  • Spinnato, JA.Clark, AL.Ralston, KK.Greenwell, ER.Goldsmith, LJ. Hemolytic disease of the fetus: a comparison of the Queenan and extended Liley methods. Obstetrics and gynecology. 92(3) : 441-5, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9721786
  • Hersh, JH.Angle, B.Pietrantoni, M.Cook, VD.Spinnato, JA.Clark, AL.Kurtzman, JT.Bendon, RW.Gerassimides, A. Predictive value of fetal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of a lethal skeletal dysplasia. Southern medical journal. 91(12) : 1137-42, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9853726
  • How, HY.Cook, CR.Cook, VD.Miles, DE.Spinnato, JA. Preterm premature rupture of membranes: aggressive tocolysis versus expectant management. The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine. 7(1) : 8-12, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9502662
  • Katsanis, WA.Shields, LB.Spinnato, JA.Gerçel-Taylor, C.Taylor, DD. Immune recognition of endometrial tumor antigens induced by multiparity. Gynecologic oncology. 70(1) : 33-9, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9698470
  • Spinnato, JA. Mechanism of action of intrauterine contraceptive devices and its relation to informed consent. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 176(3) : 503-6, 1997. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9077596
  • Shields, LB.Gerçel-Taylor, C.Yashar, CM.Wan, TC.Katsanis, WA.Spinnato, JA.Taylor, DD. Induction of immune responses to ovarian tumor antigens by multiparity. Journal of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. 4(6) : 298-304, 1997. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9408885
  • Myers, SR.Spinnato, JA.Pinorini, MT. Chromatographic characterization of hemoglobin benzo[a]pyrene-7,8-diol-9,10-epoxide adducts. Fundamental and applied toxicology : official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 29(1) : 94-101, 1996. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8838644
  • Myers, SR.Spinnato, JA.Pinorini-Godly, MT.Cook, C.Boles, B.Rodgers, GC. Characterization of 4-aminobiphenyl-hemoglobin adducts in maternal and fetal blood-samples. Journal of toxicology and environmental health. 47(6) : 553-66, 1996. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8614023
  • Voss, DH.Cumminsky, KC.Cook, VD.Nethers, MS.Spinnato, JA.Gall, SA. Effect of three concentrations of intracervical prostaglandin E2 gel for cervical ripening. The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine. 5(4) : 186-93, 1996. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8796792
  • Turnquest, MA.How, HY.Allen, SA.Voss, DH.Spinnato, JA. Perforation rate using a single pair of orthopedic gloves vs. a double pair of gloves in obstetric cases. The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine. 5(6) : 362-5, 1996. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8972416
  • How, HY.Hughes, SA.Vogel, RL.Gall, SA.Spinnato, JA. Oral terbutaline in the outpatient management of preterm labor. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 173(5) : 1518-22, 1995. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7503194
  • Weeks, JW.Pitman, T.Spinnato, JA. Fetal macrosomia: does antenatal prediction affect delivery route and birth outcome? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 173(4) : 1215-9, 1995. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7485323
  • Spinnato, JA.Clark, AL.Pierangeli, SS.Harris, EN. Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for the antiphospholipid syndrome in pregnancy. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 172(2 Pt 1) : 690-4, 1995. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7856708
  • Spinnato, JA.Cook, VD.Cook, CR.Voss, DH. Aggressive intrapartum management of lethal fetal anomalies: beyond fetal beneficence. Obstetrics and gynecology. 85(1) : 89-92, 1995. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7800332
  • How, H.Huang, ZH.Zuo, J.Lei, ZM.Spinnato, JA.Rao, CV. Myometrial estradiol and progesterone receptor changes in preterm and term pregnancies. Obstetrics and gynecology. 86(6) : 936-40, 1995. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7501343
  • Toth, P.Li, X.Rao, CV.Lincoln, SR.Sanfilippo, JS.Spinnato, JA.Yussman, MA. Expression of functional human chorionic gonadotropin/human luteinizing hormone receptor gene in human uterine arteries. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 79(1) : 307-15, 1994. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8027246
  • Turnquest, MA.James, T.Marcell, C.Spinnato, JA. Vaginal birth after cesarean section in a university setting. The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 92(6) : 216-21, 1994. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8051495
  • How, HY.Villafane, J.Parihus, RR.Spinnato, JA. Small hyperechoic ventricle: a benign foci of the fetal cardiac sonographic finding? Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 4(3) : 205-7, 1994. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12797181
  • Woodworth, SH.Li, X.Lei, ZM.Rao, CV.Yussman, MA.Spinnato, JA.Yokoyama, C.Tanabe, T.Ullrich, V. Eicosanoid biosynthetic enzymes in placental and decidual tissues from preeclamptic pregnancies: increased expression of thromboxane-A2 synthase gene. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 78(5) : 1225-31, 1994. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8175982
  • Peterson, RD.Tuck-Muller, CM.Spinnato, JA.Peevy, K.Giattina, K.Hoff, C. An HLA-haplotype associated with preeclampsia and intrauterine growth retardation. American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989). 31(4) : 177-9, 1994. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8060500
  • Hoff, C.Peevy, KJ.Spinnato, JA.Giattina, K.Peterson, RD. Association between maternal-fetal HLA-DR relationships and fetal growth. American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989). 30(4) : 246-53, 1993. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8129850
  • Hoff, C.Peevy, K.Giattina, K.Spinnato, JA.Peterson, RD. Maternal-fetal HLA-DR relationships and pregnancy-induced hypertension. Obstetrics and gynecology. 80(6) : 1007-12, 1992. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1448243
  • Spinnato, JA. Hemolytic disease of the fetus: a plea for restraint. Obstetrics and gynecology. 80(5) : 873-7, 1992. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1407932
  • Spinnato, JA. Hemolytic disease of the fetus. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 166(5) : 1589-90, 1992. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1595818
  • Harris, EN.Spinnato, JA.Pierangeli, S. Antiphospholipid antibodies and fetal loss. The New England journal of medicine. 326(14) : 953; author reply 953-4, 1992. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1542349
  • Harris, EN.Spinnato, JA. Should anticardiolipin tests be performed in otherwise healthy pregnant women? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 165(5 Pt 1) : 1272-7, 1991. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1957844
  • Spinnato, JA.Ralston, KK.Greenwell, ER.Marcell, CA.Spinnato, JA. Amniotic fluid bilirubin and fetal hemolytic disease. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 165(4 Pt 1) : 1030-5, 1991. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1951508
  • Spinnato, JA. Sonographically measured nuchal skinfold thickness as a screening tool for Down syndrome: results of a prospective clinical trial. Obstetrics and gynecology. 78(2) : 318-9, 1991. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1829801
  • Thompson, DJ.Porter, KB.Gunnells, DJ.Wagner, PC.Spinnato, JA. Prophylactic insulin in the management of gestational diabetes. Obstetrics and gynecology. 75(6) : 960-4, 1990. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2188182
  • Hoff, C.Stevens, RG.Mendenhall, H.Peterson, RD.Spinnato, JA. Association between risk for pre-eclampsia and HLA DR4. Lancet. 335(8690) : 660-1, 1990. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1969035
  • Spinnato, JA.Allen, RD.Mendenhall, HW. Birth weight prediction from remote ultrasonographic examination. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 161(3) : 742-7, 1989. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2675603
  • Almeida, OD.Spinnato, JA. Maternal Bartter's syndrome and pregnancy. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 160(5 Pt 1) : 1225-6, 1989. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2729397
  • Spinnato, JA.Allen, RD.Mendenhall, HW. Birth weight prediction from remote ultrasound examination. Obstetrics and gynecology. 71(6 Pt 1) : 893-8, 1988. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3285269
  • Porter, KB.Goldhamer, R.Mankad, A.Peevy, K.Gaddy, J.Spinnato, JA. Evaluation of arterial oxygen saturation in pregnant patients and their newborns. Obstetrics and gynecology. 71(3 Pt 1) : 354-7, 1988. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3347419
  • Spinnato, JA.Aksel, S.Mendenhall, HW. Postpartum polyhydramnios: a unique complication of advanced abdominal pregnancy. Obstetrics and gynecology. 70(3 Pt 2) : 490-2, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3306507
  • Spinnato, JA. Infrequency of pulmonary immaturity in an indigent population with preterm premature rupture of the membranes. Obstetrics and gynecology. 69(6) : 942-4, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3574826
  • Shaver, DC.Spinnato, JA.Whybrew, D.Williams, WK.Anderson, GD. Comparison of phospholipids in vaginal and amniocentesis specimens of patients with premature rupture of membranes. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 156(2) : 454-7, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3826185
  • Spinnato, JA.Shaver, DC.Bray, EM.Lipshitz, J. Preterm premature rupture of the membranes with fetal pulmonary maturity present: a prospective study. Obstetrics and gynecology. 69(2) : 196-201, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3808505
  • Cogan, R.Spinnato, JA. Pain and discomfort thresholds in late pregnancy. Pain. 27(1) : 63-8, 1986. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3785964
  • Spinnato, JA.Sibai, BM.Anderson, GD. Fetal distress after hydralazine therapy for severe pregnancy-induced hypertension. Southern medical journal. 79(5) : 559-62, 1986. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3704721
  • Sibai, BM.Abdella, TN.Spinnato, JA.Anderson, GD. Eclampsia. V. The incidence of nonpreventable eclampsia. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 154(3) : 581-6, 1986. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3953703
  • Tygart, SG.McRoyan, DK.Spinnato, JA.McRoyan, CJ.Kitay, DZ. Longitudinal study of platelet indices during normal pregnancy. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 154(4) : 883-7, 1986. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3963077
  • Spinnato, JA. Umbilical artery waveform? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 152(7 Pt 1) : 915-6, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3895956
  • Spinnato, JA. Premature rupture of membranes at term. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 152(5) : 609-10, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4014367
  • Sibai, BM.Spinnato, JA.Watson, DL.Lewis, JA.Anderson, GD. Eclampsia. IV. Neurological findings and future outcome. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 152(2) : 184-92, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4003467
  • Sibai, BM.Taslimi, M.Abdella, TN.Brooks, TF.Spinnato, JA.Anderson, GD. Maternal and perinatal outcome of conservative management of severe preeclampsia in midtrimester. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 152(1) : 32-7, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3993711
  • Spinnato, JA.Sibai, BM.Shaver, DC.Anderson, GD. Inaccuracy of Dubowitz gestational age in low birth weight infants. Obstetrics and gynecology. 65(4) : 601-2, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3982736
  • Dacus, JV.Wilroy, RS.Summitt, RL.Garbaciak, JA.Abdella, TN.Spinnato, JA.Luthardt, FW.Flinn, GS.Lewis, BA. Genetic amniocentesis: a twelve years' experience. American journal of medical genetics. 20(3) : 443-52, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2581445
  • Spinnato, JA. Premature rupture of membranes. Obstetrics and gynecology. 65(1) : 153-4, 1985. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3966019
  • Dacus, JV.Spinnato, JA. Severe erythroblastosis fetalis secondary to anti-Kpb sensitization. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 150(7) : 888-9, 1984. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6507516
  • Spinnato, JA.Shaver, DC.Flinn, GS.Sibai, BM.Watson, DL.Marin-Garcia, J. Fetal supraventricular tachycardia: in utero therapy with digoxin and quinidine. Obstetrics and gynecology. 64(5) : 730-5, 1984. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6493666
  • Spinnato, JA.Sibai, BM.Shaver, DC.Anderson, GD. Inaccuracy of Dubowitz gestational age in low birth weight infants. Obstetrics and gynecology. 63(4) : 491-5, 1984. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6700894
  • Sibai, BM.Spinnato, JA.Watson, DL.Lewis, JA.Anderson, GD. Effect of magnesium sulfate on electroencephalographic findings in preeclampsia-eclampsia. Obstetrics and gynecology. 64(2) : 261-6, 1984. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6738959
  • Sibai, BM.Spinnato, JA.Watson, DL.Hill, GA.Anderson, GD. Pregnancy outcome in 303 cases with severe preeclampsia. Obstetrics and gynecology. 64(3) : 319-25, 1984. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6462561
  • Sibai, BM.Watson, DL.Hill, GA.Spinnato, JA.Anderson, GD. Maternal-fetal correlations in patients with severe preeclampsia/eclampsia. Obstetrics and gynecology. 62(6) : 745-50, 1983. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6634001
  • Sibai, BM.Anderson, GD.Spinnato, JA.Shaver, DC. Plasma volume findings in patients with mild pregnancy-induced hypertension. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 147(1) : 16-9, 1983. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6614081
  • Sibai, BM.Spinnato, JA. Hydatoxi lualba: artifact produced by sulfation. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 147(7) : 854, 1983. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6196975
  • Blackwell, DE.Spinnato, JA.Hirsch, G.Giles, HR.Sackler, J. Antenatal ultrasound diagnosis of holoprosencephaly: a case report. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 143(7) : 848-9, 1982. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7048933
  • Spinnato, JA.Kraynack, BJ.Cooper, MW. Eisenmenger's syndrome in pregnancy: epidural anesthesia for elective cesarean section. The New England journal of medicine. 304(20) : 1215-7, 1981. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7219460

Awards/Honors

  • CREOG Outstanding Teacher Award for Resident Teaching (University of Cincinnati Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology - 2004)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award for Resident Teaching (University of Cincinnati Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology - 2002)
  • Outstanding Service Award (Prolog Task Force on Obstetrics, 5th Edition, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist - 2001)
  • APGO Excellence in Teaching Award (University of Louisville Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology - 1994)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award (University of Louisville Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology - 1993)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award (University of Louisville Dept. of OB/GYN - 1991)