Karolina Adam, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Education & Training

, Baylor College of Medicine
, The Medical College of Pennsylvania

Fetal lung interstitial tumor: A cause of late gestation fetal hydrops
Lazar, DA, Cass, DL, Dishop, MK, Adam, K, Olutoye, OA, Ayres, NA, Cassady, CI & Olutoye, OO 2011, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol 46, no. 6, pp. 1263-1266. DOI:

Treatment of metastatic breast cancer with trastuzumab and vinorelbine during pregnancy
Fanale, MA, Uyei, AR, Theriault, RL, Adam, K & Thompson, RA 2005, Clinical Breast Cancer, vol 6, no. 4, pp. 354-356.

Antibiotic therapy in preterm premature rupture of membranes: Are seven days necessary? A preliminary, randomized clinical trial
Lewis, DF, Adair, CD, Robichaux, AG, Jaekle, RK, Moore, JA, Evans, AT, Fontenot, MT, Mercer, BM, Adam, K, Dinsmoor, MJ & Mittendorf, R 2003, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 188, no. 6, pp. 1413-1417. DOI:

Confirmation of paternal disomy in a twin molar pregnancy: A case report
Kirshon, B, Reiter, A, Adam, K & Cheung, SW 2000, Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol 45, no. 1, pp. 39-41.

Doppler echocardiography as a predictor of pregnancy outcome in the presence of aortic stenosis: A case report
Wilansky, S & Adam, K 1999, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, vol 12, no. 5, pp. 324-325. DOI:

Left ventricular diastolic function in normal human pregnancy
Mesa, A, Jessurun, C, Hernandez, A, Adam, K, Brown, D, Vaughn, WK & Wilansky, S 1999, Circulation, vol 99, no. 4, pp. 511-517.

Massive fetomaternal hemorrhage treated with serial combined intravascular and intraperitoneal fetal transfusions
Montgomery, LD, Belfort, MA & Adam, K 1995, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 173, no. 1, pp. 234-235. DOI:

Inaccurate noninvasive mitral valve area calculation during pregnancy
Rokey, R, Hsu, HW, Moise, KJ, Adam, K & Wasserstrum, N 1994, Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 84, no. 6, pp. 950-955.

Nimodipine in the management of preeclampsia: Maternal and fetal effects
Belfort, MA, Saade, GR, Moise, KJ, Cruz, A, Adam, K, Kramer, W & Kirshon, B 1994, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 171, no. 2, pp. 417-424.

Combined effect of terbutaline and betamethasone on glucose homeostasis in preterm labor
Adam, K, Ou, CN & Cotton, DB 1993, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol 8, no. 3, pp. 187-194.

Pheochromocytoma-induced myocardial infarction in pregnancy: A case report and literature review
Jessurun, CR, Adam, K, Moise, KJ & Wilansky, S 1993, Texas Heart Institute Journal, vol 20, no. 2, pp. 120-122.

Intravenous pancuronium bromide for fetal neuromuscular blockade during intrauterine transfusion for red-cell alloimmunization
Moise, KJ, Deter, RL, Kirshon, B, Adam, K, Patton, DE & Carpenter, RJ 1989, Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 74, no. 6, pp. 905-908.

The effects of magnesium sulfate therapy on Apgar scores
Pruett, KM, Kirshon, B, Cotton, DB, Adam, K & Doody, KJ 1988, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol 159, no. 5, pp. 1047-1048.