Shiliang Liu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Association between maternal chronic conditions and congenital heart defects: a population-based cohort study
    Shiliang Liu
    Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention, Public Health Agency of Canada, Room 405A2, AL 8604A, 785 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Circulation 128:583-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between maternal exposure to ambient air pollutants during pregnancy and fetal growth restriction
    Shiliang Liu
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ontario, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:426-32. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in fetal and infant deaths caused by congenital anomalies
    Shiliang Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 26:268-76. 2002
  4. pmc Association between gaseous ambient air pollutants and adverse pregnancy outcomes in Vancouver, Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1773-8. 2003
  5. pmc Maternal mortality and severe morbidity associated with low-risk planned cesarean delivery versus planned vaginal delivery at term
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 176:455-60. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of prenatal diagnosis and pregnancy termination to overall infant mortality in Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, HPB Bldg 7, Tunney s Pasture AL 0701D, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A OL2
    JAMA 287:1561-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pregnancy-associated venous thromboembolism: a population-based study in Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:611-20. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Sudden infant death syndrome in Canada: trends in rates and risk factors, 1985-1998
    I D Rusen
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 25:1-6. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Gestational age-specific severe maternal morbidity associated with labor induction
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Center for Chronic Disease Prevention, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:209.e1-8. 2013
  10. pmc Temporal trends in sudden infant death syndrome in Canada from 1991 to 2005: contribution of changes in cause of death assignment practices and in maternal and infant characteristics
    Nicolas L Gilbert
    Maternal and Infant Health Section, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:124-30. 2012

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Association between maternal chronic conditions and congenital heart defects: a population-based cohort study
    Shiliang Liu
    Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention, Public Health Agency of Canada, Room 405A2, AL 8604A, 785 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Circulation 128:583-9. 2013
    ..This study quantifies the association between maternal medical conditions/illnesses and congenital heart defects (CHDs) among infants...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between maternal exposure to ambient air pollutants during pregnancy and fetal growth restriction
    Shiliang Liu
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ontario, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:426-32. 2007
    ..Our findings add to the emerging body of evidence that exposure to relatively low levels of ambient air pollutants in urban areas during pregnancy is associated with adverse effects on fetal growth...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in fetal and infant deaths caused by congenital anomalies
    Shiliang Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 26:268-76. 2002
    ..Further declines in overall infant mortality in industrialized countries can be expected as a result of an increasing uptake of prenatal diagnosis...
  4. pmc Association between gaseous ambient air pollutants and adverse pregnancy outcomes in Vancouver, Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1773-8. 2003
    ..0 ppm increase) during the first month of pregnancy. In conclusion, relatively low concentrations of gaseous air pollutants are associated with adverse effects on birth outcomes in populations experiencing diverse air pollution profiles...
  5. pmc Maternal mortality and severe morbidity associated with low-risk planned cesarean delivery versus planned vaginal delivery at term
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 176:455-60. 2007
    ..The rate of elective primary cesarean delivery continues to rise, owing in part to the widespread perception that the procedure is of little or no risk to healthy women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of prenatal diagnosis and pregnancy termination to overall infant mortality in Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, HPB Bldg 7, Tunney s Pasture AL 0701D, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A OL2
    JAMA 287:1561-7. 2002
    ..Prenatal diagnosis and termination of affected pregnancies can prevent infant deaths due to congenital anomalies, but an effect at the population level has not been shown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pregnancy-associated venous thromboembolism: a population-based study in Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:611-20. 2009
    ..To estimate the frequency of, and to identify risk factors for, pregnancy-associated venous thromboembolism (VTE), including deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) requiring hospitalization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sudden infant death syndrome in Canada: trends in rates and risk factors, 1985-1998
    I D Rusen
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 25:1-6. 2004
    ..However, the lack of reliable risk factor data limits the extent to which the decline can be attributed directly to the campaign...
  9. doi request reprint Gestational age-specific severe maternal morbidity associated with labor induction
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Center for Chronic Disease Prevention, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:209.e1-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between labor induction and gestational age-specific severe maternal morbidity...
  10. pmc Temporal trends in sudden infant death syndrome in Canada from 1991 to 2005: contribution of changes in cause of death assignment practices and in maternal and infant characteristics
    Nicolas L Gilbert
    Maternal and Infant Health Section, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:124-30. 2012
    ..It is unlikely that the temporal decline of SIDS in Canada was due to changes in cause-of-death assignment practices or in maternal and infant characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk of maternal postpartum readmission associated with mode of delivery
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Obstet Gynecol 105:836-42. 2005
    ..To determine whether cesarean and operative vaginal deliveries are associated with an increased risk of maternal rehospitalization compared with spontaneous vaginal delivery...
  12. ncbi request reprint An analysis of antenatal hospitalization in Canada, 1991-2003
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Health Promotion, Public Health Agency of Canada, Tunney s Pasture, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 11:181-7. 2007
    ..To examine the incidence and temporal trends of hospitalization during pregnancy, and provide additional information on maternal morbidity among Canadian women...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors, and associated complications of eclampsia
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 118:987-94. 2011
    ..To estimate trends in incidence and identify risk factors and maternal and neonatal consequences of eclampsia in Canada...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of maternal mortality and morbidity between trial of labor and elective cesarean section among women with previous cesarean delivery
    Shi Wu Wen
    Division of Health Surveillance and Epidemiology, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1263-9. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the safety of trial of labor after previous cesarean delivery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Secular trends of fetal growth in Canada, 1981 to 1997
    Shi Wu Wen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Clinical Epidemiology Program, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:347-54. 2003
    ..We conclude that Canadian infants are getting bigger, but only those born at term. The temporal trends for more extremely distributed fetal growth measures are particularly marked...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in caesarean delivery rates and indications for caesarean delivery in Canada
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:735-42. 2004
    ..To examine recent trends in Caesarean delivery rates as well as the indications for Caesarean delivery in Canada, excluding the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec...
  17. doi request reprint Epidemiologic evidence of relationships between reproductive and child health outcomes and environmental chemical contaminants
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:373-517. 2008
    ..These are needed to generate research findings that can be compared and subjected to pooled analyses aimed at knowledge synthesis...
  18. ncbi request reprint The occurrence of abruptio placentae in Canada: 1990 to 1997
    Teresa Broers
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 25:16-20. 2004
    ..The abruptio placentae rate was highest in mothers over 40 years of age and the case-fatality rate highest in those under 20. These results provide a baseline reference for rates of abruptio placentae in Canada...
  19. ncbi request reprint Length of hospital stay, obstetric conditions at childbirth, and maternal readmission: a population-based cohort study
    Shiliang Liu
    Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, and McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:681-7. 2002
    ..We assessed the association between obstetric conditions, length of hospital stay for childbirth, and maternal readmission...
  20. ncbi request reprint Environmental hazards: evidence for effects on child health
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:3-39. 2007
    ..To adequately address such priorities, governments and agencies must strengthen environmental health research capacities and adopt policies to reduce parental and childhood exposures to proven and emerging environmental threats...
  21. doi request reprint Rising incidence of adenocarcinoma of the lung in Canada
    Xiaohong Jiang
    Science Integration Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Canada
    Lung Cancer 78:16-22. 2012
    ..This study examines temporal trends in incidence of lung cancer in 1972-2007, temporal trends in histological types of lung cancer in 1988-2007, and age-period-cohort effects on the incidence rates of lung cancer in Canada...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cause-specific mortality during and after pregnancy and the definition of maternal death
    Linda A Turner
    Bureau of Reproductive and Child Health, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Chronic Dis Can 23:31-6. 2002
    ..We found no empirical justification for including deaths not directly related to pregnancy in reported counts of maternal deaths for most of the causal categories we considered...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Canada, 1970-1996: age-period-cohort analysis
    Shiliang Liu
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Hematol Oncol 21:57-66. 2003
    ..The birth cohort effect in NHL suggests that changes in risk factors may have contributed to the observed increase...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does reducing infant mortality depend on preventing low birthweight? An analysis of temporal trends in the Americas
    Michael S Kramer
    Departments of Pediatrics and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:445-51. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis of perinatal mortality and its components: time for a change?
    Michael S Kramer
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 156:493-7. 2002
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  26. pmc Risks of stillbirth and early neonatal death by day of week
    Zhong Cheng Luo
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CMAJ 170:337-41. 2004
    ..It is unclear whether such higher risks have persisted in recent years. We investigated weekend-associated risks of stillbirth and early neonatal death in most Canadian provinces...
  27. ncbi request reprint Preterm birth, stillbirth and infant mortality among triplet births in Canada, 1985-96
    K S Joseph
    Department of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:141-8. 2002
    ..In spite of temporal reductions in infant mortality, triplet births continue to be associated with very high rates of preterm birth and fetal and infant mortality. Fetal mortality among triplets has not changed over the last ten years...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reconciling the high rates of preterm and postterm birth in the United States
    K S Joseph
    Perinatal Epidemiology Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Pediatrics, Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 109:813-22. 2007
    ..We attempted to explain these differences based on differences in the method of gestational age estimation...