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Deborah Boyle

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentObstetrics & Gynecology
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    As a maternal-fetal physician, Deborah Boyle, MD, provides care for women experiencing high-risk pregnancies. Dr. Boyle specializes in the management of obstetrical, medical, and surgical complications related to pregnancy. She has particular interests in the detection, confirmation, assessment, and follow-up of fetal anomalies. An additional area of interest is the use of alternative medicine, lifestyle modification, and the exploration of the mind-body connection to enhance maternal health and improve obstetric outcomes. Dr. Boyle is also interested in non-narcotic alternatives for pain management and the investigation of economic strategies to provide increased access to care.

    Dr. Boyle's current research involves the maternal/child bonding effect of prenatal ultrasound and its effect on depression in the mother.

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    Rush University Medical CollegeMD
    University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences SystemInternship
    University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences SystemResidency
    University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences SystemFellowship

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    1. Braginsky L, Javellana M, Cleveland E, Elue R, Wang C, Boyle D, Plunkett BA. Tissue Adhesive Compared With Sterile Strips After Cesarean Delivery: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2019 08; 134(2):295-301. PMID: 31306319.
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    2. Hopkins J, Miller JL, Butler K, Gibson L, Hedrick L, Boyle DA. The relation between social support, anxiety and distress symptoms and maternal fetal attachment. J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2018 09; 36(4):381-392. PMID: 29727202.
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    3. Boyle DA. The Caregiving Quandary?. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2017 Apr 01; 21(2):139. PMID: 28315548.
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