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Teenage pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes: a large population based retrospective cohort study.
- X. Chen, S. Wen, N. Fleming, K. Demissie, G. Rhoads, M. Walker
- International journal of epidemiology
- 1 April 2007
BACKGROUND Whether the association between teenage pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes could be explained by deleterious social environment, inadequate prenatal care, or biological immaturity… Expand
Cancer incidence among Korean-American immigrants in the United States and native Koreans in South Korea.
- Joanne Lee, K. Demissie, S. Lu, G. Rhoads
- Cancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer…
BACKGROUND While previous studies demonstrated contrasting patterns of cancer risk among migrant populations from different ethnic groups in the United States, few studies have focused on the… Expand
Weekend versus weekday admission and mortality from myocardial infarction.
- W. Kostis, K. Demissie, S. Marcella, Yu-Hsuan J Shao, A. Wilson, A. Moreyra
- The New England journal of medicine
- 15 March 2007
BACKGROUND Management of acute myocardial infarction requires urgent diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, which may not be uniformly available throughout the week. METHODS We examined differences… Expand
The contribution of mild and moderate preterm birth to infant mortality. Fetal and Infant Health Study Group of the Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System.
CONTEXT The World Health Organization defines preterm birth as birth at less than 37 completed gestational weeks, but most studies have focused on very preterm infants (birth at <32 weeks) because of… Expand
Infant and maternal outcomes in the pregnancies of asthmatic women.
- K. Demissie, M. Breckenridge, G. Rhoads
- American journal of respiratory and critical care…
- 1 October 1998
We examined the relationship between infant and maternal outcomes and asthma complicating pregnancy, using historical cohort analysis of singleton live deliveries in New Jersey hospitals between 1989… Expand
Ambient air pollutant concentrations during pregnancy and the risk of fetal growth restriction
- D. Rich, K. Demissie, S-E Lu, L. Kamat, D. Wartenberg, G. Rhoads
- Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health
- 8 April 2009
Background: Previous studies of air pollution and birth outcomes have not evaluated whether complicated pregnancies might be susceptible to the adverse effects of air pollution. It was hypothesised… Expand
Recent trends in childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
- D. Getahun, S. Jacobsen, M. Fassett, W. Chen, K. Demissie, G. Rhoads
- JAMA pediatrics
- 1 March 2013
OBJECTIVE To examine trends in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by race/ethnicity, age, sex, and median household income. DESIGN An ecologic study of trends in the diagnosis of ADHD… Expand
Association of Codon 16 and Codon 27 β2‐Adrenergic Receptor Gene Polymorphisms with Obesity: A Meta‐analysis
Objective: To search for an association between the Glu27Gln (rs1042714; B27) and the Arg16Gly (rs1042713; B16) polymorphisms of the β2‐adrenergic receptor (ADRB2) gene and obesity.
Trends in Preterm Birth and Perinatal Mortality Among Singletons: United States, 1989 Through 2000
- C. Ananth, K. Joseph, Y. Oyelese, K. Demissie, A. Vintzileos
- Obstetrics and gynecology
- 1 May 2005
OBJECTIVE: Despite the recent increase in preterm birth in the United States, trends in preterm birth subtypes have not been adequately examined. We examined trends in preterm birth among singletons… Expand
Maternal asthma and pregnancy outcomes: a retrospective cohort study.
- S. Liu, S. Wen, K. Demissie, S. Marcoux, M. Kramer
- American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
OBJECTIVE We examined the relationship between asthma during pregnancy and selected infant and maternal outcomes. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective cohort study was conducted on mother-infant dyads… Expand