Seungmi Yang

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Emergence of socioeconomic inequalities in smoking and overweight and obesity in early adulthood: the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Ave West, Montreal, Quebec H3A12A, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:468-77. 2008
  2. pmc Duration of gestation, size at birth and later childhood behaviour
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:377-87. 2011
  3. doi Gestational age differences in health and development among young Swedish men born at term
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1240-9. 2010
  4. pmc Variation in child cognitive ability by week of gestation among healthy term births
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec H3Z 2Z3, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 171:399-406. 2010
  5. ncbi Birth weight and cognitive ability in childhood among siblings and nonsiblings
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e350-8. 2008
  6. ncbi Paternal alcohol consumption, family transition and child development in a former Soviet country
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1086-96. 2012
  7. doi Pre-natal and post-natal growth trajectories and childhood cognitive ability and mental health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Paediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1215-26. 2011
  8. doi The changing gender differences in life expectancy in Korea 1970-2005
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:1280-7. 2012
  9. pmc Exposure to parental smoking and child growth and development: a cohort study
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 13:104. 2013
  10. ncbi Do population-based interventions widen or narrow socioeconomic inequalities? The case of breastfeeding promotion
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1284-92. 2014

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Emergence of socioeconomic inequalities in smoking and overweight and obesity in early adulthood: the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Ave West, Montreal, Quebec H3A12A, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:468-77. 2008
    ..We examined whether socioeconomic inequalities in smoking and overweight and obesity emerged in early adulthood and the contribution of family background, adolescent smoking, and body mass index to socioeconomic inequalities...
  2. pmc Duration of gestation, size at birth and later childhood behaviour
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:377-87. 2011
    ..Among school-age children born at term within normal range of birthweight, fetal growth, but not gestational age, was associated with behavioural problem scores...
  3. doi Gestational age differences in health and development among young Swedish men born at term
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1240-9. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Variation in child cognitive ability by week of gestation among healthy term births
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec H3Z 2Z3, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 171:399-406. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that, even among healthy children born at term, cognitive ability at age 6.5 years is lower in those born at 37 or 38 weeks and those with suboptimal fetal growth...
  5. ncbi Birth weight and cognitive ability in childhood among siblings and nonsiblings
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e350-8. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi Paternal alcohol consumption, family transition and child development in a former Soviet country
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1086-96. 2012
    ..Although major societal changes have been observed in former Soviet countries, the child health consequences of these changes have rarely been studied...
  7. doi Pre-natal and post-natal growth trajectories and childhood cognitive ability and mental health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Paediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1215-26. 2011
    ....
  8. doi The changing gender differences in life expectancy in Korea 1970-2005
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:1280-7. 2012
    ..Instead, liver disease, hypertension-related diseases, and transport accidents were major contributing causes of death to the narrowing of gender differentials in life expectancy in Korea...
  9. pmc Exposure to parental smoking and child growth and development: a cohort study
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 13:104. 2013
    ..Using a cohort of Belarusian children, we examined differences in cognition, behaviors, growth, adiposity, and blood pressure at 6.5 years according to prenatal and postnatal exposure to parental smoking...
  10. ncbi Do population-based interventions widen or narrow socioeconomic inequalities? The case of breastfeeding promotion
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1284-92. 2014
    ....
  11. pmc Understanding the rapid increase in life expectancy in South Korea
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Am J Public Health 100:896-903. 2010
    ..We assessed life expectancy increases in the past several decades in South Korea by age and specific causes of death...
  12. ncbi Socioeconomic and psychosocial exposures across the life course and binge drinking in adulthood: population-based study
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 165:184-93. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi [Socioeconomic differentials in health and health related behaviors: findings from the Korea Youth Panel Survey]
    Young Ho Khang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine
    J Prev Med Public Health 38:391-400. 2005
    ..This study examined the socioeconomic differentials for the health and health related behaviors among South Korean middle school students...
  14. ncbi Socioeconomic differentials in cause-specific mortality among South Korean adolescents
    Hong Jun Cho
    Department of Family Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap dong Songpa gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Int J Epidemiol 36:50-7. 2007
    ..Parental income information was linked to national death certificate data...
  15. ncbi Inhibition of protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B by ursane-type triterpenes isolated from Symplocos paniculata
    Minkyun Na
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology KRIBB, Daejeon
    Planta Med 72:261-3. 2006
    ..Our results indicate that the substitution of hydroxy groups on the ursane-type triterpenes is responsible for the loss of activity, and thus 1 and 2 possessing only one or two hydroxy groups can be potential PTP1B inhibitors...