Publications

Scientific journal articles

Chan L, Gordon A, Warrilow K, Wojcieszek AM, Firth T, Loxton F, Bauman A, Flenady V. Evaluation of ‘Movements Matter’ – A social media and hospital-based campaign aimed at raising awareness of decreased fetal movements. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2021; doi.org/10.1111/ajo.13360. >Link.

Warrilow KA, Gordon A, Andrews C, Boyle FM, Wojcieszek AM, Stuart Butler D, Ellwood D, Middleton P, Cronin R, Flenady V. Australian women’s perceptions and practice of sleep position in late pregnancy: An online survey. Women and Birth, 2021; doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2021.04.006. >Link.

Flenady V, Kettle I, Laporte J, Birthisel D, Hardiman L, Matsika A, Whelan N, Lehner C, Payton D, Ut M, Wojcieszek AM, Lawford H, Walsh T, Ellwood D. Making every birth count: Outcomes of a perinatal mortality audit program. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2021; doi.org/10.1111/ajo.13325. >Link.

Horey D, Boyle F, Cassidy J, Cassidy P, Erwich JJHM, Gold K, Gross MM, Heazell EAP, Leisher SH, Murphy M, Ravaldi C, Siassakos D, Storey C, Vannacci A, Wojcieszek AM, Flenady V. Parents experiences of care offered after stillbirth: International online survey of high- and middle-income countries. Birth, 2021; 00: 1-9. >Link.

Flenady V, Middleton P, Wallace E, Morris J, Gordon A, Boyle F, Homer C, Henry S, Brezler L, Wojcieszek AM, Davies-Tuck M, Coory M, Callander E, Kumar S, Leisher S, Blencowe H, Forbes M, Sexton J, Ellwood D. Stillbirth in Australia 1: The road to now: Two decades of stillbirth research and advocacy in Australia. Women and Birth, 2020; 33(6): 506-513. >Link.

Flenady V, Gardener G, Boyle FM, Callander E, Coory M, East C…, Wojcieszek AM, Crowther C. My Baby’s Movements: a stepped wedge cluster randomised controlled trial to raise maternal awareness of fetal movements during pregnancy study protocol. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2019; 19: 430. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Heazell AEP, Middleton P, Ellwood D, Flenady V. Research priorities and potential methodologies to inform care in subsequent pregnancies following stillbirth: a web-based survey of healthcare professionals, researchers, and advocates. BMJ Open, 2019; 9:e028735. >Link.

Heazell AEP, Wojcieszek AM, Graham N, Stephens L. Care in pregnancies after stillbirth and perinatal death. International Journal of Birth and Parent Education, 2019; 6(2):22-28. >Link. 

Rix MG, Wilson JD, Rix AG, Wojcieszek AM, Huey JA, Harvey MS. Population demography and biology of a new species of giant spiny trapdoor spider (Araneae: Idiopidae: Euoplos) from inland Queensland: developing a ‘slow science’ study system to address a conservation crisis. Austral Entomology, 2019 58: 282-297. >Link.  

Wojcieszek AM, Shepherd E, Middleton P, Lassi ZS, Wilson T, Murphy MM, Heazell AEP, Ellwood D, Silver RM, Flenady V. Care prior to and during subsequent pregnancies following stillbirth for improving outcomes (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018; Issue 12. Art. No.: CD012203. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Shepherd E, Middleton P, Gardener G, Ellwood DA, McClure EM, Gold KJ, Khong TY, Silver RM, Erwich JJHM, Flenady V. Interventions for investigating and identifying the causes of stillbirth (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018; Issue 4. Art. No.: CD012504. >Link.

Reinebrant HE, Leisher SH, Coory M, Henry S, Wojcieszek AM, Gardener G…, Flenady V. Making stillbirths visible: a systematic review of globally reported causes of stillbirth. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 2018; 125(2): 212-24. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Boyle FM, Belizán JM, Cassidy J, Cassidy P, Erwich JJHM, Farrales L, Gross MM, Heazell EAP, Leisher SH, Mills T, Murphy M, Pettersson K, Ravaldi C, Ruidiaz J, Siassakos D, Silver RM, Storey C, Vannacci A, Middleton P, Ellwood D, Flenady V. Care in subsequent pregnancies following stillbirth: an international survey of parents. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 2018; 125(2):193-201. >Link.  

Flenady V, Wojcieszek AM, Ellwood D, Leisher, SH, Erwich JJ, Draper ES, et al., and the International Stillbirth Alliance Collaborative for Improving Classification of Perinatal Deaths. Classification of causes and associated conditions for stillbirths and neonatal deaths. Seminars in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, 2017; 22(3): 176-185. >Link. 

Wojcieszek AM, Shepherd E, Middleton P, Gardener G, Ellwood D, McClure E, Khong TY, Silver RM, Erwich J, Flenady V. Interventions for investigating and identifying the causes of stillbirth (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2017; Issue 1. Art. No.: CD012504. >Link.

Flenady V, Wojcieszek AM, Fjeldheim I, Friberg I K, Nankabirwa V, Jani JV… Frøen JF, et al. eRegistries: indicators for the WHO Essential Interventions for reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16:293. >Link.

Gardiner P, Kent A, Rodriguez V, Wojcieszek AM, Ellwood D, Gordon A… Flenady V. Evaluation of an international educational programme for health care professionals on best practice in the management of a perinatal death: IMproving Perinatal mortality Review and Outcomes Via Education (IMPROVE). BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16:376. >Link.

Leisher SH, Teoh Z, Reinebrant HE, Allanson E, Blencowe H, Erwich JJ…, Wojcieszek AM, Flenady V. Seeking order amidst chaos: a systematic review of classification systems for causes of stillbirth and neonatal death, 2009-2014. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16;295. >Link.

Leisher SH, Teoh Z, Reinebrant HE, Allanson E, Blencowe H, Erwich JJ…, Wojcieszek AM, Flenady V. Classification systems for causes of stillbirth and neonatal death, 2009-2014: an assessment of alignment with characteristics for an effective global system. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16;269. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Reinebrant HE, Leisher SH, Allanson E, Coory M, Erwich JJ, Frøen F, Gardosi J, Gordijn S, Gulmezoglu M, Heazell AEP, Korteweg FJ, McClure E, Pattinson R, Silver RM, Smith G, Teoh Z, Tunçalp Ö, Flenady V. Characteristics of a global classification system for perinatal deaths: a Delphi consensus study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16:223. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Shepherd E, Middleton P, Lassi ZS, Wilson T, Heazell AEP, Ellwood D, Flenady V. Care prior to and during subsequent pregnancies following stillbirth for improving outcomes (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016; Issue 5. Art. No.: CD012203. >Link.

Flenady V, Wojcieszek AM, Middleton P, Ellwood D, Erwich JJ, Coory M, et al. Stillbirths: recall to action in high-income countries. The Lancet, 2016; 387(10019): 691-702. >Link.

Heazell AEP, Siassakos D, Blencowe H, Burden C, Bhutta ZA, Cacciatore J, Dang N, Das J, Flenady V, Gold KJ, Mensah OK, Millum J, Nuzum D, O’Donoghue K, Redshaw M, Rizvi A, Roberts T, Toyin Saraki HE, Storey C, Wojcieszek AM, Downe S. Stillbirths: economic and psychosocial consequences. The Lancet, 2016; 387(10018): 604-16. >Link.

Frøen JF, Myhre S, Frost MJ, Chou D, Mehl G, Say L, Cheng S, Fjeldheim I, Friberg IK, French S, Jani JV, Kaye J, Lewis J, Lunde A, Mørkrid K, Nankabirwa V,  Nyanchoka L, Stone H, Venkateswaran M, Wojcieszek AM, Temmerman M, Flenady V. eRegistries: electronic registries for maternal and child health. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2016; 16(1):11. >Link.

Askeland Winje B, Wojcieszek AM, Gonzalez-Angulo Licé Y, Teoh Z, Norman J, Frøen JF, Flenady V. Interventions to enhance maternal awareness of decreased fetal movement: a systematic review. BJOG, 2016; 123:886–898. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Stock OM, Flenady V. Antibiotics for prelabour rupture of membranes at or near term. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014; Issue 10. Art. No.: CD001807. >Link. 

Flenady V, Wojcieszek AM, Papatsonis D, Stock OM, Murray L, Jardine LA, Carbonne B. Calcium channel blockers for inhibiting preterm labour and birth. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014; Issue 6. Art. No.: CD002255. >Link.

Wojcieszek AM, Thompson R. Conceiving of change: a brief intervention increases young adults’ knowledge of fertility and the effectiveness of in vitro fertilization. Fertility and Sterility, 2013; 100(2): 523-529. >Link.

Thompson R, Wojcieszek AM. Delivering information: a descriptive study of Australian women’s information needs for decision-making about birth facility. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2012; 12:51. >Link.

Clinical practice guidelines and position statements

Care of women with decreased fetal movements (2019). Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand and The Stillbirth CRE (co-author).

Investigations for Stillbirth (2018). In Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand Clinical Practice Guideline for Care Around Stillbirth and Neonatal Death, Version 3.0, (co-author).

Improving decision-making about the time of birth for women with risk factors (2019). Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand and The Stillbirth CRE (co-author).

Mother’s going-to-sleep position in late pregnancy (2019). Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand and The Stillbirth CRE (co-author).

No. 369-Management of pregnancy subsequent to stillbirth (2019). Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada (member of the Working Group).

Research registry links

SCOPUS ID: 57218407151
ORCHID ID: 0000-0001-8099-6087