Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2007 Self-reported mechanical problems during condom use and semen exposure: Comparison of two randomized trials in the United States of America and Brazil 2007
2007 Efficacy of the male latex condom and of the female polyurethane condom as barriers to semen during intercourse: A randomized clinical trial 2007
2007 A case of infertility in a patient with a ventriculoperitoneal shunt 2007
2005 Estrogen, progestin, and urinary incontinence [2] (multiple letters) 2005
2005 Acceptability of five nonoxynol-9 spermicides 2005
2005 Estrogen plus progestin and risk of venous thrombosis [1] (multiple letters) 2005
2005 Opportunities and obstacles in adult women's medicine 2005
2004 Participant characteristics associated with withdrawal from a large randomized trial of spermicide effectiveness 2004
2004 Myxoglobulosis of the appendix in a postpartum patient 2004
2003 Efficacy of the female condom as a barrier to semen during intercourse 2003
2003 Partner characteristics, intensity of the intercourse, and semen exposure during use of the female condom 2003
2002 The endocrine laboratory and the assisted reproduction team 2002
2001 A one-year experience with a capitated health care plan for infertility 2001
2000 Safety and acceptability of a baggy latex condom 2000
2000 Hidden costs of infertility treatment in employee health benefits plans 2000
2000 Reproductive medicine and research: Contract laboratories vs. the university-based researcher 2000
1999 Prostate-specific antigen in vaginal fluid as a biologic marker of condom failure 1999
1998 Objective markers of condom failure 1998
1997 Peripheral progesterone (P) levels and endometrial response to various dosages of vaginally administered P in estrogen-primed women 1997
1997 Identification of early pregnancy landmarks by transvaginal sonography: Analysis by logistic regression 1997
1996 The effect of routine breast examination on serum prolactin levels 1996
1992 Drug promotion and scientific exchange 1992
1992 Hyperprolactinemia: Evaluation and management 1992
1991 Applications of laser surgery in gynecology: Hype or high tech? 1991
1991 Effect of estrogen/progestin administration on the ovarian response to gonadotropins: A randomized, prospective study 1991
1991 Visualization of free peritoneal fluid with transvaginal sonography: A preliminary study 1991
1990 Detection of antigalactosyltransferase antibodies in plasma from patients with antisperm antibodies 1990
1990 Hormonal treatment of functional ovarian cysts: A randomized, prospective study 1990
1990 Performance anxiety during infertility treatment: Effect on semen quality 1990
1990 Secretory immune system of the female reproductive tract. II. Local immune system in normal and infected fallopian tube 1990
1989 CV 205–502 treatment of hyperprolactinemia 1989
1989 Comparison between 1-hour and 24-hour follow-up radiographs in hysterosalpingography using oil based contrast media 1989
1989 Identification of a deoxyribonucleic acid allelic variant for β1-4 galactosyltransferase expression associated with male sperm binding/penetration infertility 1989
1989 The infertility workup and diagnosis 1989
1988 Secretory immune system of the female reproductive tract: I. immunoglobulin and secretory component-containing cells 1988
1987 Are we exploiting the infertile couple? 1987
1987 Inhibition of prolactin secretion by antiserum to the α- and β-subunits of gonadotropin 1987
1986 Diagnosis and management of prolactinomas 1986
1986 Bromocriptine as primary therapy for prolactin-secreting macroadenomas: Results of a prospective multicenter study 1986
1986 Determination of antisperm antibodies in infertile couples by millititer filtration 1986
1986 Long-term medical therapy and follow-up of pediatric-adolescent patients with prolactin-secreting macroadenomas 1986
1986 Regulation of human prolactin secretion by gonadotropin-releasing hormone in vitro 1986
1986 Report of the National Symposium on the Clinical Management of Prolactin-Related Reproductive Disorders. 1986
1985 Bromocriptine as primary therapy for prolactin secreting macroadenomas; results of a prospective multicenter study 1985
1985 Bromocriptine as primary therapy for prolactin-secreting macroadenomas: Results of a prospective multicenter study 1985
1985 Diagnosis and management of prolactinomas 1985
1985 Diagnosis and treatment of hyperprolactinemic syndromes. 1985
1985 In vitro and in vivo evaluation of latex condoms using a two-phase nonoxynol 9 system 1985
1985 Mullerian dysgenesis 1985
1984 Detection of ovulation 1984
1984 Long-term monolayer culture of human anterior pituitary cells: Functional validation of a method 1984
1984 Microbiologic study of infertile women at the time of diagnostic laparoscopy: Association of ureaplasrna urealyticurn with a defined subpopulation 1984
1983 Incidence of genital mycoplasmas in women at the time of diagnostic laparoscopy 1983
1983 Microbiologic Study of Infertile Women at the Time of Diagnostic Laparoscopy: Association of Ureaplasma Urealyticum with a Defined Subpopulation 1983
1983 Comparison of dopamine agonists in the treatment of hyperprolactinemic syndromes: A multicenter study 1983
1982 Culture of normal human anterior pituitary cell monolayers 1982
1982 Evaluation of Delestrogen and Parlodel as a luteolytic agent in humans 1982
1982 Patients with unexplained infertility. 1982
1981 An estrogen-bromocriptine regimen as a potential means of fertility regulation 1981
1981 Assessment of pituitary function 1981
1981 Inhibition of peritoneal adhesion re-formation after lysis with thirty-two per cent dextran 70. 1981
1979 Assessment of pituitary function in patients with serum prolactin levels greater than 100 ng/ml 1979

Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1976
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1979
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1981
  • The Salk Institute, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1972
  • Full Name

  • Richard Blackwell