Journal Articles



Shaulov T., 
Vélez M.P., Buzaglo K., Phillips S., Kadoch I.J.  Outcomes of 1503 cycles of modified natural cycle in vitro fertilization: A single institution experience. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. 2015 Jul;32(7):1043-8.

Vélez MP
, Arbuckle T.E, Fraser W.D. Female exposure to phenols and phthalates and time to pregnancy: the Maternal-Infant Research on Environmental Chemicals (MIREC) Study. Fertil Steril. 2015 Apr;103(4):1011-1020.

Vélez MP
, Arbuckle T.E, Fraser W.D. Maternal Perfluorinated Chemicals and Reduced Fecundity: The MIREC Study. Hum Reprod. 2015 Mar;30(3):701-9.


Vélez MP, Connolly M, Kadoch IJ, Phillips S, Bissonnette F. Universal coverage of IVF pays off. Hum Reprod. 2014 Jun; 29 (6):1313-9.

Lehmann P, Vélez MP, Saumet J, Lapensée L, Bissonnette F, Kadoch IJ. Anti-müllerian hormone (AMH): a reliable biomarker of oocytes quality in IVF. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, 2014 Apr; 31(4):493-8.


Arbuckle TE, Fraser WD, Fisher M, Davis K, Liang CL, Lupien N, Bastien S, Velez MP, et al. Cohort Profile: The Maternal-Infant Research on Environmental Chemicals (MIREC) Research Platform. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2013 Jul; 27(4):415-25.

Vélez MP, Kadoch IJ, Phillips S, Bissonnette F. Rapid policy change to single-embryo transfer while maintaining pregnancy rates per initiated cycle. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 2013 May; 26(5): 506-11.


Jamal W, Vélez MP, Zini A, Phillips S, Hemmings R, Kadoch IJ. Surgically retrieved spermatozoa versus ejaculated spermatozoa in modified natural IVF-ICSI cycles. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 2012 Sep; 25(3): 242-7.


Hormaza MP; Cuesta D; Martínez LM; Massaro MM; Campo, MN; Vélez MP; Rendón GJ; Agudelo CA. 25-hydroxy vitamin D serum levels in no menopausal, menopausal and postmenopausal women. Revista Colombiana de Obstetricia y Ginecología. 2011 Jul-Sep 62(3):231-236.

Van Hulst A, Seguin L, Zunzunegui MV, Velez MP, Nikiema B. The influence of poverty and social support on the perceived health of children born to minority migrant mothers. Ethnicity & Health. 2011 Jun;16(3):185-200.


Vélez MP, Alvarado BE, Lord C, Zunzunegui MV. Life Course Socioeconomic Adversity and Age at Natural Menopause in Women from Latin America and the Caribbean. Menopause. 2010 May-Jun; 17(3):552-9.

Vélez MP, Santos IS, et al. Maternal birthweight and adverse perinatal outcomes: The 1982 Pelotas birth cohort study, Brazil. Pan American Journal of Public Health. 2009 Aug; 26(2):112-119.

Barros FC, Vélez MdelP. Temporal trends of preterm birth subtypes and neonatal outcomes. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 May; 107(5):1035-41.

Vélez-Gómez MP, Barros FC, Echavarría-Restrepo LG, Hormaza-Angel MP. Low birth weight prevalence and associated maternal factors at the Bolivariana teaching hospital’s Maternal and Infant Protection and Attention Unit in Medellín, Colombia. Revista Colombiana de Obstetricia y Ginecología. 2006, 57 (4). 


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