Nisha D Almeida

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Quality of parental emotional care and calculated risk for coronary heart disease
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2
    Psychosom Med 72:148-55. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Hair biomarkers as measures of maternal tobacco smoke exposure and predictors of fetal growth
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:328-35. 2011
  3. pmc Smoking in preeclamptic women is associated with higher birthweight for gestational age and lower soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 levels: a nested case control study
    Susan R Kahn
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:91. 2011
  4. pmc Life-course socioeconomic position and incidence of coronary heart disease: the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 169:829-36. 2009
  5. pmc Associations between childhood socioeconomic position and adulthood obesity
    Laura C Senese
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Rev 31:21-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Quality of parental emotional care and calculated risk for coronary heart disease
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2
    Psychosom Med 72:148-55. 2010
    ..To evaluate associations between perceived quality of parental emotional care and calculated 10-year risk for coronary heart disease (CHD). Little is understood about the role of parental emotional care in contributing to the risk for CHD...
  2. doi request reprint Hair biomarkers as measures of maternal tobacco smoke exposure and predictors of fetal growth
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:328-35. 2011
    ..We used hair biomarkers to compare the associations of maternal self-reported smoking, hair nicotine, and hair cotinine with birth weight for gestational age (BW for GA) among active and passive smokers during pregnancy...
  3. pmc Smoking in preeclamptic women is associated with higher birthweight for gestational age and lower soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 levels: a nested case control study
    Susan R Kahn
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:91. 2011
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  4. pmc Life-course socioeconomic position and incidence of coronary heart disease: the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 169:829-36. 2009
    ..29, 95% confidence interval: 0.78, 2.13). These findings underscore the potential importance of CHD prevention and treatment efforts for those whose backgrounds include low SEP throughout life...
  5. pmc Associations between childhood socioeconomic position and adulthood obesity
    Laura C Senese
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Rev 31:21-51. 2009
    ..Adulthood SEP and other obesity risk factors may be the mechanisms responsible for the observed associations between childhood SEP and adulthood obesity...