Prof. Charles Savona Ventura

Prof. Charles Savona Ventura

Prof. Charles Savona Ventura

 M.D.(Melit.),D.Sc.Med.(Warsaw),Accr.C.O.G.(Leuven),F.R.C.O.G.(UK),F.R.C.P.I.,F.R.C.P.(Edin)

Professor

Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine
University of Malta Medical School
Mater Dei Hospital
Msida
  +356 2340 1119
Educated: St. Aloysius College [Malta], Junior College [Royal University of Malta], University of Malta, Catholic University of Leuven [Belgium], National Research Institute for Mother and Child [Warsaw, Poland].
Furthered specialised medical training in the Cliniques Universitaires St. Raphael/Gasthuisberg [Leuven, Belgium] and the Royal Maternity Hospital [Belfast, N. Ireland].

Qualifications: Medical Doctorate [University of Malta, 1979], Accreditation Certificate in Obstetrics-Gynaecology [Leuven, Belgium, 1985], Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 1986], Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 2000], Doctor of Medical Sciences [Warsaw, Poland, 1997], Member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland [Ireland, 2001], Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland [Ireland, 2012], Accreditation Certificate in Obstetrics-Gynaecology [S.A.C., Malta, 2003], Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh [Edinburgh, 2017].

Current employment:
* Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine & Surgery
* Professor in Faculty of Health Sciences [Department of Midwifery], University of Malta
* Director for Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine, University of Malta
* Occasional lecturer in Institute of Baroque Studies, Institute of Mediterranean Studies, and Department of Sociology - Faculty of Arts, University of Malta.
* Member of the Board of the Humanities, Science and Medicine [HUMS] Foundation, University of Malta.

* Specialist Obstetrician-Gynaecologist in Private Practice.
* Consultant Obstetrician-Gynaecologist & Consultant i/c Diabetic Pregnancy Joint Clinic [retired 2017], Department of Health, Malta.

Served as Hospitaller & Historian, now serves as Grand Prior to the Grand Priory of the Maltese Islands and Grand Archivist & Historian of the Order of the Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem.

Biographic Reference: "Dictionary of Maltese Biographies" (ed. Sciavone MJ) 2009, PIN:Malta, p.1415-1416
  • Medical disorders of Pregnancy
  • Metabolic disorders including diabetes and obesity
  • Fetal origins of adult-onset disease
  • Gynaecological Oncology
  • Reproductive and social epidemiology
  • History of Medicine
  • History of the Order of Saint Lazarus

BENHALIMA, K., MATHIEU, C., DAMM, P., VAN ASSCHE, A., DEVLIEGER, R., DESOYE, G., CORCOY, R., MAHMOOD, T., NIZARD, J., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and DUNNE, F., 2016. Erratum to: A proposal for the use of uniform diagnostic criteria for gestational diabetes in Europe: an opinion paper by the European Board & College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (EBCOG). Diabetologia, 59(8), pp. 1791-016-3994-4.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., VASSALLO, J., CRAUS, J., ANASTASIOU, E., JOTIC, A., LALIC, N.M., SLAMA, C.B., LOSCOS, A.R., NAPOLI, A. and ROMA, G., 2016. Biological and biochemical characteristics of a Mediterranean population with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. Journal of perinatal medicine, 44(4), pp. 377-382.

VELLA, A.M., SAVONA VENTURA, C. and WOLFF, K., 2016. Pregnancy outcomes in substance-misusing pregnant women: A 10-year retrospective study. Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 36(4), pp. 468-472.

AGIUS, R., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and VASSALLO, J., 2013. Transgenerational metabolic determinants of fetal birth weight. Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes : official journal, German Society of Endocrinology [and] German Diabetes Association, 121(7), pp. 431-435.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., MARRE, M., VASSALLO, J., KARAMANOS, B. and MGSD-GDM STUDY GROUP, 2013. Obstetric adiposity in the Mediterranean region. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, .

GISSLER, M., FRONTEIRA, I., JAHN, A., KARRO, H., MOREAU, C., DA SIVA, M., OLSEN, J., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., TEMMERMAN, M., HEMMINKI, E. and THE REPROSTAT-GROUP, 2012. Terminations of pregnancy in Europe: the East-West divide. BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 119(8), pp. 1020-1021.

GISSLER, M., FRONTEIRA, I., JAHN, A., KARRO, H., MOREAU, C., OLIVEIRA DA SILVA, M., OLSEN, J., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., TEMMERMAN, M., HEMMINKI, E. and REPROSTAT GROUP, 2012. Terminations of pregnancy in the European Union. BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 119(3), pp. 324-332.

PARNIS, J., CAMILLERI, D.J., BABIC, D., DEGAETANO, J. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2012. Lymphoma of the cervix. Case reports in hematology, 2012, pp. 326127.

SAPIANO, K., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., CALLEJA-AGIUS, J., SERRACINO-INGLOTT, A. and AZZOPARDI, L.M., 2012. Attitudes towards preconception care in Maltese women with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology, .

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., VASSALLO, J., MARRE, M., KARAMANOS, B.G. and MGSD:GDM STUDY GROUP, 2012. Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy in Mediterranean women. Acta Diabetologica, 49(6), pp. 473-480.

ABOU-HUSSEIN, S., ABELA, M. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2011. Body Mass Index adjustment for sitting height for better assessment of obesity risks in Maltese women. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 23(4), pp. 241-248.

ABOU-HUSSEIN, S., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and FELICE, A., 2011. Genetic factors in risk assessment for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a small case series. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 23(2), pp. 119-123.

GRECH, V., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GATT, M. and ATTARD-MONTALTO, S., 2011. Factors influencing the future of paediatric private practice in Malta. Pediatric Reports, 3(2), pp. 39-41.

GRECH, V., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GATT, M. and ATTARD-MONTALTO, S., 2011. Factors influencing the future of paediatric private practice in Malta. Pediatric reports, 3(2), pp. e12.

MONTALTO, S.A. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2011. The William Hardy Shield for infant welfare rediscovered. Malta Medical Journal, 23(1), pp. 40-45.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2011. Unreliability of online survey methods to assess population preferences in contraceptive practices. European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care, 16(2), pp. 147-148.

SCERRI, C. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2011. Lifestyle risk factors for childhood obesity. Childhood Obesity, 7(1), pp. 25-29.

GRIMA, S., VELLA, M. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2010. Hypertensive disorders during pregnancy in pre-gestational diabetic women. Malta Medical Journal, 22(2), pp. 15-18.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2010. History of Gynaecology in Malta. Malta: Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Malta.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2010. Maltese medical Pauline traditions. Malta Medical Journal, 22(2), pp. 34-36.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., CRAUS, J., VELLA, K. and GRIMA, S., 2010. Lowest threshold values for the 75g oral glucose tolerance test in pregnancy. Malta Medical Journal, 22(1), pp. 18-20.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., FELICE, N. and GULLIAUMIER, R., 2010. The changing face of the Maltese population. Journal of Population Research, 27(4), pp. 315-322.

SCERRI, C. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2010. Early metabolic imprinting as a determinant of childhood obesity. International journal of diabetes mellitus, 2, pp. 175-178.

ZAMMIT, V., ZAMMIT, P., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUHAGIAR, A. and GRECH, V., 2010. Maltese national birth weight for gestational age centile values. Malta Medical Journal, 22(2), pp. 19-24.

MIFSUD, M., BUTTIGIEG, G., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and DELICATA, S., 2009. Reproductive health in Malta. European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care, 14(4), pp. 249-257.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2009. Fenugreek: a natural prototype oral hypoglycaemic agent used in Malta. Malta Medical Journal, 21(2), pp. 42-44.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and BUTTIGIEG, G., 2009. Kings, knights and lepers. History of Medicine on-line, .

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G., FELICE, N., GULLIAUMIER, R. and GATT, M., 2009. Risk factors for prematurity in the Maltese Islands: 1999–2006. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 21(4), pp. 177-184.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G. and GATT, M., 2009. Obstetric outcomes in immigrants of African nationality. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 21(3), pp. 147-152.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G. and MIFSUD, M., 2009. Maternal weight gain and fetal growth. Malta Medical Journal, 21(2), pp. 22-25.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and BUTTIGIEG, G., 2009. Conjoint twinning in the Maltese islands. Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 29(7), pp. 599-604.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and BUTTIGIEG, G., 2009. Metabolic carcinogenesis in the Maltese population. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes, 117(2), pp. 78-82.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and MOGENSEN, C., 2009. History of Diabetes Mellitus. France: Elsevier Masson.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and BUTTIGIEG, G.G., 2009. Conjoint twinning in the Maltese Islands. Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 29(7), pp. 599-604.

BUTTIGIEG, G., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and MICALLEF STAFRACE, K., 2008. History of leprosy in Malta. Malta Medical Journal, 20(4), pp. 34-38.

BUTTIGIEG, G., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., VELLA, K. and CASSAR, O., 2008. Cervical carcinoma in the Maltese population. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 20(4), pp. 223-230.

INGUANEZ, J. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2008. Not a Euthanasia. Malta: DISCERN: Institute for Research on the Signs of the Times.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2008. Knight Templar remains in Gozo? The Gozo Observer, 19(December), pp. 6-11.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and BUTTIGIEG, G., 2008. Michel'Angiolo Grima - The man and his times [1729-1798]. Malta: Association of Surgeons of Malta.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and BUTTIGIEG, G., 2008. Prematurity in the Maltese Islands. Report prepared for the European Parturition Group. Malta: Department of Obstetrics-Gynaecology, University of Malta Medical School.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G. and GRIMA, S., 2008. Metabolic Carcinogenesis in the Maltese population. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes, 116, pp. 1-5.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G., GRIMA, S. and VELLA, M., 2008. Anthropomorphic characteristics as obstetric risk determinants. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 20(3), pp. 155-160.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GATT, M., VELLA, K. and GRIMA, S., 2008. Higher Order Multiple Pregnancy Outcomes in the Maltese Islands: 2000-2004. Malta Medical Journal, 20(1), pp. 19-23.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and VELLA, K., 2008. Maternal BMI and antenatal weight gain as determinants of obstetric outcome. International Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, 16, pp. 50-53.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and CHIRCOP, M., 2008. Significant thresholds for the 75-g oral glucose tolerance test in pregnancy. Journal of diabetes and its complications, 22(3), pp. 178-180.

SAMUT-TAGLIAFERRO, M. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007. Dr. Paul Cassar (1914-2006): A bibliography. Malta: University of Malta Library.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007-08. Ancient Egyptian Medicine. The Synapse – The Medical Professional’s Network, 07/5:12-3, 24-5; 07/6:19-20; 08/1:16,21; 08/2:12,20.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007-08. Invertebrates in the medical service of man. The Synapse – The Medical Professional’s Network, January 2007:14,18; March 2007:16-7; May 2007:16,28; February 2008: 12,20.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007. Congenital malformations: a historical perspective in a Mediterranean Community. Malta Medical Journal, 19(1), pp. 52-55.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007. Cynomorium coccineum Linnaeus - 17-19th century Materia Medica Melitensis. Maltese Family Doctor, 16(1), pp. 6-8.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007. Ghar il-Friefet or the Bats' Cave at Birzebbugia - Geology, Natural History, and Antiquities. Malta: The author.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2007. Hospitaller activities in Medieval Malta. Malta Medical Journal, 19(3), pp. 48-52.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and BORG GALEA, C., 2007. Universites Studiorum Melitensis – Medicinae Chirugiavque Facultate: Roll of Honour. Malta: University of Malta Medical School.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., ZAMMIT, K., GRIMA, S., ELLUL, A. and GATT, M., 2007. Diabetes in pregnancy: A clinical audit of cases delivered in the Maltese Islands during 1999–2004. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 19(4), pp. 229-236.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., ZAMMIT, K., GRIMA, S. and GATT, M., 2007. Twin pregnancy outcomes in the Maltese Islands. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 98(3), pp. 255-256.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., ZAMMIT, K. and VELLA, S., 2007. Starvation and the development of the Metabolic Syndrome. International Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, 15, pp. 1-3.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2006. A 14th century Maltese link to an Italian Hospitaller Order. Maltese Family Doctor, 15(2), pp. 46-52.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2006. La microscopia degli antichi egizi. Hera, 81, pp. 70-72.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GATT, M., 2006. Short-term obstetric outcomes in obese Maltese women. International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, 14(2), pp. 88-91.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., VELLA, A. and ZAMMIT, K., 2006. Temporal trends in multiple pregnancy rates in the Maltese islands. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 18(3), pp. 173-179.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2005. Contemporary medicine in Malta, 1798-1979. San Gwann, Malta: Publishers Enterprises Group.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2004. Ancient and medieval medicine in Malta : before 1600 AD. San Gwann, Malta: Publishers Enterprises Group (PEG).

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2004. The hospital of the order of St. John in Jerusalem. Historia hospitalium, 24, pp. 25-35.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2004. Knight Hospitaller medicine in Malta : (1530-1798). San Gwann, Malta: PEG.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2004. Secular trends in obstetric practice in Malta. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 16(4), pp. 211-215.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GATT, M., 2004. Embryonal risks in gestational diabetes mellitus. Early human development, 79(1), pp. 59-63.

GRECH, V., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., AGIUS-MUSCAT, H. and JANULOVA, L., 2003. Seasonality of births is associated with seasonality of marriages in Malta. Journal of Biosocial Science, 35(1), pp. 95-105.

GRECH, V., VASSALLO-AGIUS, P. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2003. Secular trends in sex ratios at birth in North America and Europe over the second half of the 20th century. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 57(8), pp. 612.

MAGRI, J., SAMMUT, M. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2003. Lead and other metals in gestational hypertension. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 83(1), pp. 29-36.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2003. Puerperal sepsis in the Maltese Islands. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 16(1), pp. 59-66.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and CHIRCOP, M., 2003. Birth weight influence on the subsequent development of gestational diabetes mellitus. Acta Diabetologica, 40(2), pp. 101-104.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., ELLUL, A. and CHIRCOP, M., 2003. The outcome of diabetic pregnancies in Malta. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 82(2), pp. 217-218.

GRECH, V., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and VASSALLO-AGIUS, P., 2002. Research pointers: Unexplained differences in sex ratios at birth in Europe and North America. British Medical Journal (Clinical research ed.), 324(7344), pp. 1010-1011.

SCHRANZ, A. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2002. Long-term significance of gestational carbohydrate intolerance: a longitudinal study. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes, 110(5), pp. 219-222.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2001. Mortality trends from diabetes mellitus in a high prevalence island population. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 14(3), pp. 87.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., SAVONA-VENTURA, M., DRENGSTED-NIELSEN, S. and JOHANSEN, K., 2001. Domestic abuse in a central Mediterranean pregnant population. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 98(1), pp. 3-8.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and SCHRANZ, A., 2001. Metabolic effects on infants born to mothers with Gestational Impaired Glucose Tolerance (G-IGT). International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 14(3), pp. 95.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., SCHRANZ, A. and CHIRCOP, M., 2001. Risk factors for gestational impaired glucose tolerance in the Maltese population: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 21(6), pp. 591-594.

GRECH, V., VASSALLO-AGIUS, P. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2000. Declining male births with increasing geographical latitude in Europe. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 54(4), pp. 244-246.

GRECH, V., VELLA, C., VASSALLO-AGIUS, P. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2000. Gender at birth and meteorological factors. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 13(4), pp. 221.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2000. Hasan's Cave : geology, folklore and antiquities. Valletta, Malta: Heritage.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., AZZOPARDI, J. and SANT, R., 2000. Risk factors for gestational diabetes mellitus in the Maltese population: A population based study. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 13(1), pp. 1.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 2000. Military and naval hospitals in Malta in the last two centuries. Historia hospitalium.Sonderheft, 22, pp. 156-181.

Facets of Maltese prehistory. 1999. Malta: Prehistoric Society of Malta.

GRECH, V., AGIUS-MUSCAT, H., SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and PACE, J., 1999. Regional differences in birth prevalence of congenital heart disease in Malta. Cardiology in the Young, 9(2), pp. 150-154.

GRECH, V. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1999. Declining mortality from congenital heart disease related to innovations in diagnosis and treatment: a population-based study. Cardiology in the Young, 9(1), pp. 78-80.

GRECH, V. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1998. Recurrence risks of congenital heart disease in a small Island population. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 11(3), pp. 171.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, V., 1997. Congenital malformations in a central Mediterranean island. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 10(1), pp. 31-39.

EL NAHHAL, K. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1996. Obesity and its obstetric implications. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 8(2), pp. 141-147.

SAMMUT, M. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1996. Petrol lead in a small island environment. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 9(1), pp. 33-40.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1995. Family planning in a Roman Catholic community. Planned parenthood in Europe, 24(1), pp. 20-22.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1995. The influence of the Roman Catholic Church on midwifery practice in Malta. Medical history, 39(1), pp. 18-34.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1995. Reproductive performance on the Maltese Islands during the First World War. Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps, 141(2), pp. 107-111.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1994. An outbreak of cerebrospinal fever in a 19th century British Mediterranean naval base. Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps, 140(3), pp. 155-158.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and BONELLO, F., 1994. Beta-thalassemia syndromes and pregnancy. Obstetrical & gynecological survey, 49(2), pp. 129-137.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., SAMMUT, M., DUCOFFRE, G. and CLAEYS, F., 1994. Chronic lead exposure and pregnancy. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 6(1), pp. 25-33.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1993. Caesarean section in the Maltese Islands. Medical history, 37(1), pp. 37-55.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1993. Malta and the British Navy: the medical connection during the nineteenth century. Part III. Medical and other problems. Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service, 79(2), pp. 100-105.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1993. Malta and the British Navy: the medical connection during the nineteenth century. Part II. Some medical practitioners of note. Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service, 79(1), pp. 33-36.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1992. Malta and the British Navy: the medical connection during the nineteenth century. Part I. The establishment of the Naval Hospital at Bighi. Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service, 78(3), pp. 171-176.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1992. Caesarean section in obstetric practice of a developing southern Mediterranean island. The International journal of risk & safety in medicine, 3(5), pp. 271-281.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRECH, E. and SALIBA, I., 1991. Pharmacological measures to prevent post-operative urinary retention; a prospective randomized study. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 41(3), pp. 225-229.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., SAMMUT, M. and SAMMUT, C., 1991. Pethidine blood concentrations at time of birth. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 36(2), pp. 103-107.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1990. Reproductive performance on the Maltese Islands during the Second World War. Medical history, 34(2), pp. 164-177.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRECH, E., GRECH, A. and FENECH-GONZI, P., 1990. Computerization of data: a person-based medical record system. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 32(3), pp. 247-254.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, E.S., 1990. Risks in pregnant teenagers. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 32(1), pp. 7-13.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRECH, E. and ZIEBA, A., 1989. Anti-Co3 and severe hemolytic disease of the newborn. Obstetrics and gynecology, 73(5 Pt 2), pp. 870-872.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, E., 1988. Multiple pregnancy in the Maltese population. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 26(1), pp. 41-50.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1987. Amniocentesis for fetal maturity. Obstetrical & gynecological survey, 42(12), pp. 717-723.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, E., 1987. Maternal mortality in the Maltese Islands. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 25(4), pp. 283-290.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1986. Maternal mortality and the postpartum interval. British medical journal (Clinical research ed.), 293(6540), pp. 205-206.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1986. The role of external cephalic version in modern obstetrics. Obstetrical & gynecological survey, 41(7), pp. 393-400.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, E., 1986. Endometrial adenocarcinoma in the Maltese population an epidemiological study. European journal of gynaecological oncology, 7(3), pp. 209-217.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1985. Labial adhesions in postmenopausal women with hip joint disease. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 25(4), pp. 303-304.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and GRECH, E., 1985. Perinatal mortality in the Maltese Islands. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 23(1), pp. 25-30.

GRECH, E., SILVA, L. and SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1984. Homozygous beta thalassaemia and pregnancy. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 24(1), pp. 45-48.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., 1982. Hereditary spherocytosis with haemolytic crisis during pregnancy. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 22(1), pp. 50-53.

ABOU-HUSSEIN, S., SAVONA-VENTURA, C., GRIMA, S. and FELICE, A., Genetic factors in risk assessment for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a small case series. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, .

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., The hospital of the order of St. John in Jerusalem. Hist Hosp., 24:25-35, pp. 25.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., Pregnancy in maltese drug-abusers: a socio-biological study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol., , pp. 161-165.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C., BUTTIGIEG, G. and GRIMA, S., Outcomes of hypertensive obstetric patients in the Maltese Islands. Int J Gynaecol Obstet., , pp. 189-191.

SAVONA-VENTURA, C. and CHIRCOP, M., Significant thresholds for the 75-g oral glucose tolerance test in pregnancy. J Diabetes Complications., 22(3), pp. 178-180.

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