Dr Adrienne Gordon

Senior Lecturer
Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Neonatology, Central Clinical School
NHMRC Early Career Fellow
Charles Perkins Centre

Telephone 02 9515 6778
Fax 02 9550 4375

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Current research students

Project title Research student
Newborn body composition and cardiac structure and function: improving identification of newborns at risk of heart disease. Rowena MCMULLAN
Evaluation of Baby Buddy Australia mobile app on positive behaviour changes in pregnant women from vulnerable populations Loretta MUSGRAVE

Selected grants

2016

  • Optimising pregnancy by developing community informed, culturally appropriate evidence based resources focused on behaviours that can reduce stillbirth risk; Gordon A; Sydney Medical School Foundation/Clinician Researcher Support Scheme.

2015

  • OPTIMUM - Optimising pregnancy by translating information for pregnant women; Gordon A; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Early Career Fellowships.

2012

  • Feasibility study of an RCT for an intervention to reduce late pregnancy stillbirth; Raynes-Greenow C, Gordon A, Morris J, McGeechan K; Stillbirth Foundation Australia/Grant-in-Aid.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Oei, J., Gordon, A., Perry, N., Ludlow, J., Burns, L., Harvey-Dodds, L., Dunlop, A. (2015). Pregnancy, infant, parenting. In Paul Haber, Carolyn Day, Michael Farrell (Eds.), Addiction Medicine: Principles and Practice, (pp. 265-277). Melbourne: IP Communications.

Journals

  • McMullan, R., Gordon, A. (2016). Impact of a Central Line Infection Prevention Bundle in Newborn Infants. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 37(9), 1029-1036. [More Information]
  • Black, K., Gordon, A. (2016). Obesity before pregnancy: new evidence and future strategies. Medical Journal of Australia, 205(4), 152-154. [More Information]
  • Bond, D., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A. (2015). Anxiety and acceptability related to participation in stillbirth research. Midwifery, 31(11), 1067-1072. [More Information]
  • Bond, D., Gordon, A., Hyett, J., De Vries, B., Carberry, A., Morris, J. (2015). Planned early delivery versus expectant management of the term suspected compromised baby for improving outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, 1-49. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Bond, D., Morris, J., Rawlinson, W., Jeffery, H. (2015). Sleep position, fetal growth restriction, and late-pregnancy stillbirth: The sydney stillbirth study. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 125(2), 347-355. [More Information]
  • Davis, R., Jensen, S., Van Hal, S., Espedido, B., Gordon, A., Farhat, R., Chan, R. (2015). Whole Genome Sequencing in Real-Time Investigation and Management of a Pseudomonas aeruginosa Outbreak on a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 36(9), 1058-1064. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2014). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014 (5), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Woods, P., Rieger, I., Wocadlo, C., Gordon, A. (2014). Predicting the outcome of specific language impairment at five years of age through early developmental assessment in preterm infants. Early Human Development, 90(10), 613-619. [More Information]
  • Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Li, Q., Hyett, J. (2013). A cross-sectional study of maternal perception of fetal movements and antenatal advice in a general pregnant population, using a qualitative framework. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Brocklehurst, P., Gordon, A., Heatley, E., Milan, S. (2013). Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, 1-123.
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Risk factors for antepartum stillbirth and the influence of maternal age in New South Wales Australia: A population based study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Vaughan, J., Jeffery, H., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Hirst, J., Hill, D., Arbuckle, S. (2012). A method for developing standardised interactive education for complex clinical guidelines. BMC Medical Education, 12(Novemeber 2012), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Stillbirth risk in a second pregnancy. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 119(3), 509-517. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (12), CD008549- 1-CD008549- 9. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Lahra, M., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Histological Chorioamnionitis Is Increased at Extremes of Gestation in Stillbirth: A Population-Based Study. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Koopmans, L., Middleton, P., Frøen, J., Smith, G., Gibbons, K., Coory, M., Gordon, A., Ellwood, D., McIntyre, H., et al (2011). Major risk factors for stillbirth in high-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet, 377(9774), 1331-1340. [More Information]
  • Bond, D., Gordon, A., Hyett, J., De Vries, B., Carberry, A., Morris, J. (2011). Planned Early Delivery vs. Expectant Management of the Term Suspected Compromised Baby for Improving Outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1(11), 1-12.
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2011). Pregnant women deserve better research than this. BMJ (online), June, 1-2.
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2010). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (6), CD008549. [More Information]
  • Evans, N., Malcolm, G., Gordon, A. (2009). Adverse outcomes of labour in public and private hospitals in Australia. Comment. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(10), 579-579. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Froen, J., Pinar, H., Torabi, R., Saasted, E., Guyon, G., Russell, L., Charles, A., Gordon, A., et al (2009). An evaluation of classification systems for stillbirth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 9, 1-13. [More Information]
  • Froen, J., Pinar, H., Flenady, V., Bahrin, S., Charles, A., Chauke, L., Day, K., Duke, C., Gordon, A., et al (2009). Causes of death and associated conditions (Codac): a utilitarian approach to the classification of perinatal deaths. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 9(Article 22), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Headley, E., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2009). Reclassification of unexplained stillbirths using clinical practice guidelines. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 49(3), 285-289. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2008). Classification and description of stillbirths in New South Wales, 2002-2004. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(11), 645-648. [More Information]
  • McDonald, H., Brocklehurst, P., Gordon, A. (2007). Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (1), CD000262-1-CD000262-63. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2007). Chorioamnionitis and fetal response in stillbirth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 196(3), 229.e1-229.e4. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Isaacs, D. (2006). Late onset neonatal Gram-negative bacillary infection in Australia and New Zealand: 1992-2002. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 25(1), 25-29. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Kilham, H., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H., Tarnow-Mordi, W., Woolnough, J., Hamblin, J., Tobin, B. (2006). Withdrawal of neonatal mechanical ventilation against the parents' wishes. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42, 311-315. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2005). Antibiotic regimens for suspected late onset sepsis in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., McKechnie, E., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pediatric presence at cesarean section: Justified or not? American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 193(3 Pt 1), 599-605. [More Information]

2016

  • McMullan, R., Gordon, A. (2016). Impact of a Central Line Infection Prevention Bundle in Newborn Infants. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 37(9), 1029-1036. [More Information]
  • Black, K., Gordon, A. (2016). Obesity before pregnancy: new evidence and future strategies. Medical Journal of Australia, 205(4), 152-154. [More Information]

2015

  • Bond, D., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A. (2015). Anxiety and acceptability related to participation in stillbirth research. Midwifery, 31(11), 1067-1072. [More Information]
  • Bond, D., Gordon, A., Hyett, J., De Vries, B., Carberry, A., Morris, J. (2015). Planned early delivery versus expectant management of the term suspected compromised baby for improving outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, 1-49. [More Information]
  • Oei, J., Gordon, A., Perry, N., Ludlow, J., Burns, L., Harvey-Dodds, L., Dunlop, A. (2015). Pregnancy, infant, parenting. In Paul Haber, Carolyn Day, Michael Farrell (Eds.), Addiction Medicine: Principles and Practice, (pp. 265-277). Melbourne: IP Communications.
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Bond, D., Morris, J., Rawlinson, W., Jeffery, H. (2015). Sleep position, fetal growth restriction, and late-pregnancy stillbirth: The sydney stillbirth study. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 125(2), 347-355. [More Information]
  • Davis, R., Jensen, S., Van Hal, S., Espedido, B., Gordon, A., Farhat, R., Chan, R. (2015). Whole Genome Sequencing in Real-Time Investigation and Management of a Pseudomonas aeruginosa Outbreak on a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 36(9), 1058-1064. [More Information]

2014

  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2014). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014 (5), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Woods, P., Rieger, I., Wocadlo, C., Gordon, A. (2014). Predicting the outcome of specific language impairment at five years of age through early developmental assessment in preterm infants. Early Human Development, 90(10), 613-619. [More Information]

2013

  • Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Li, Q., Hyett, J. (2013). A cross-sectional study of maternal perception of fetal movements and antenatal advice in a general pregnant population, using a qualitative framework. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Brocklehurst, P., Gordon, A., Heatley, E., Milan, S. (2013). Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, 1-123.
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Risk factors for antepartum stillbirth and the influence of maternal age in New South Wales Australia: A population based study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-10. [More Information]

2012

  • Vaughan, J., Jeffery, H., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Hirst, J., Hill, D., Arbuckle, S. (2012). A method for developing standardised interactive education for complex clinical guidelines. BMC Medical Education, 12(Novemeber 2012), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Stillbirth risk in a second pregnancy. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 119(3), 509-517. [More Information]

2011

  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (12), CD008549- 1-CD008549- 9. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Lahra, M., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Histological Chorioamnionitis Is Increased at Extremes of Gestation in Stillbirth: A Population-Based Study. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Koopmans, L., Middleton, P., Frøen, J., Smith, G., Gibbons, K., Coory, M., Gordon, A., Ellwood, D., McIntyre, H., et al (2011). Major risk factors for stillbirth in high-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet, 377(9774), 1331-1340. [More Information]
  • Bond, D., Gordon, A., Hyett, J., De Vries, B., Carberry, A., Morris, J. (2011). Planned Early Delivery vs. Expectant Management of the Term Suspected Compromised Baby for Improving Outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1(11), 1-12.
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2011). Pregnant women deserve better research than this. BMJ (online), June, 1-2.

2010

  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2010). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (6), CD008549. [More Information]

2009

  • Evans, N., Malcolm, G., Gordon, A. (2009). Adverse outcomes of labour in public and private hospitals in Australia. Comment. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(10), 579-579. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Froen, J., Pinar, H., Torabi, R., Saasted, E., Guyon, G., Russell, L., Charles, A., Gordon, A., et al (2009). An evaluation of classification systems for stillbirth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 9, 1-13. [More Information]
  • Froen, J., Pinar, H., Flenady, V., Bahrin, S., Charles, A., Chauke, L., Day, K., Duke, C., Gordon, A., et al (2009). Causes of death and associated conditions (Codac): a utilitarian approach to the classification of perinatal deaths. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 9(Article 22), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Headley, E., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2009). Reclassification of unexplained stillbirths using clinical practice guidelines. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 49(3), 285-289. [More Information]

2008

  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2008). Classification and description of stillbirths in New South Wales, 2002-2004. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(11), 645-648. [More Information]

2007

  • McDonald, H., Brocklehurst, P., Gordon, A. (2007). Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (1), CD000262-1-CD000262-63. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2007). Chorioamnionitis and fetal response in stillbirth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 196(3), 229.e1-229.e4. [More Information]

2006

  • Gordon, A., Isaacs, D. (2006). Late onset neonatal Gram-negative bacillary infection in Australia and New Zealand: 1992-2002. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 25(1), 25-29. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Kilham, H., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H., Tarnow-Mordi, W., Woolnough, J., Hamblin, J., Tobin, B. (2006). Withdrawal of neonatal mechanical ventilation against the parents' wishes. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42, 311-315. [More Information]

2005

  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2005). Antibiotic regimens for suspected late onset sepsis in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., McKechnie, E., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pediatric presence at cesarean section: Justified or not? American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 193(3 Pt 1), 599-605. [More Information]

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