B Khoshnood

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the use of amniocentesis in two countries with different policies for prenatal testing: the case of France and the United States
    Babak Khoshnood
    Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, France
    Prenat Diagn 25:14-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Women's interpretation of an abnormal result on measurement of fetal nuchal translucency and maternal serum screening for prenatal testing of Down syndrome
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:242-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal education modifies the age-related increase in the birth prevalence of Down syndrome
    Babak Khoshnood
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, USA
    Prenat Diagn 24:79-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic and state-level differences in prenatal diagnosis and live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome in the United States
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM U 149, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 51:617-27. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of low birth weight associated with advanced maternal age among four ethnic groups in the United States
    Babak Khoshnood
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:3-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of maternal age and education on the pattern of prenatal testing: implications for the use of antenatal screening as a solution to the growing number of amniocenteses
    Babak Khoshnood
    Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1336-42. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in prenatal diagnosis, pregnancy termination, and perinatal mortality of newborns with congenital heart disease in France, 1983-2000: a population-based evaluation
    Babak Khoshnood
    Paris Registry of Congenital Malformations, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, Villejuif, France
    Pediatrics 115:95-101. 2005
  8. pmc Advances in medical technology and creation of disparities: the case of Down syndrome
    Babak Khoshnood
    Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, U149, Paris, France
    Am J Public Health 96:2139-44. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening and diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis: a review of safety issues and psychological consequences for women who undergo screening
    Babak Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, F 94807 France
    Prenat Diagn 27:395-403. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional variations in trends for multiple births: a population-based evaluation in France, 1972-2003
    Babak Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, France Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris6, Paris, France
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:406-15. 2007

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the use of amniocentesis in two countries with different policies for prenatal testing: the case of France and the United States
    Babak Khoshnood
    Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, France
    Prenat Diagn 25:14-9. 2005
    ..To compare maternal age- and education-specific use of amniocentesis in France and the United States...
  2. ncbi request reprint Women's interpretation of an abnormal result on measurement of fetal nuchal translucency and maternal serum screening for prenatal testing of Down syndrome
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:242-8. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal education modifies the age-related increase in the birth prevalence of Down syndrome
    Babak Khoshnood
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, USA
    Prenat Diagn 24:79-82. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that the age-related increase in the birth prevalence of Down syndrome is less for women with higher levels of education due to their more frequent use of prenatal diagnosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic and state-level differences in prenatal diagnosis and live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome in the United States
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM U 149, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 51:617-27. 2003
    ..We then present the results of a study that explores the potential effects of public policies regarding abortion on state-level differences in the live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of low birth weight associated with advanced maternal age among four ethnic groups in the United States
    Babak Khoshnood
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:3-9. 2005
    ..To examine and compare the risk of low birth weight associated with delayed childbearing in four ethnic groups using nationally representative data in the United States...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of maternal age and education on the pattern of prenatal testing: implications for the use of antenatal screening as a solution to the growing number of amniocenteses
    Babak Khoshnood
    Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1336-42. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to assess age-specific effects of maternal education on patterns of prenatal testing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in prenatal diagnosis, pregnancy termination, and perinatal mortality of newborns with congenital heart disease in France, 1983-2000: a population-based evaluation
    Babak Khoshnood
    Paris Registry of Congenital Malformations, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, Villejuif, France
    Pediatrics 115:95-101. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Advances in medical technology and creation of disparities: the case of Down syndrome
    Babak Khoshnood
    Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, U149, Paris, France
    Am J Public Health 96:2139-44. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening and diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis: a review of safety issues and psychological consequences for women who undergo screening
    Babak Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, F 94807 France
    Prenat Diagn 27:395-403. 2007
    ..These negative psychological outcomes should be balanced against the benefits of testing, which can allow women to make an informed choice regarding the pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional variations in trends for multiple births: a population-based evaluation in France, 1972-2003
    Babak Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, France Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris6, Paris, France
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:406-15. 2007
    ..Regional differences in multiple births need to be monitored and used to inform policies aimed at regulating the use of infertility treatments...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term trends for socio-economic differences in prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: diffusion of services or persistence of disparities?
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, Villejuif, France
    BJOG 115:1087-95. 2008
    ..To assess long-term trends in disparities for prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome in relation to policy changes...
  12. doi request reprint [Prenatal diagnosis and prevalence of Down syndrome in the Parisian population, 2001-2005]
    C De Vigan
    INSERM UMR S149, IFR 69, unité de recherche épidémiologique en santé périnatale et santé des femmes, 75014, Paris, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 36:146-50. 2008
    ..To assess recent trends in the prevalence of Down syndrome and the proportion of cases with a prenatal diagnosis in the Parisian population...
  13. doi request reprint [Epidemiological surveillance and prenatal diagnosis of congenital anomalies in the Parisian population, 1981-2007]
    N Lelong
    INSERM, UMR S953, recherche épidémiologique en santé périnatale et santé des femmes et des enfants, Hopital Cochin, 75014 Paris, France
    Arch Pediatr 19:1030-8. 2012
    ..To assess overall and malformation-specific trends in the prevalence and prenatal diagnosis of congenital anomalies in the Parisian population...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence and prenatal diagnosis of congenital malformations in the Parisian population: twenty years of surveillance by the Paris Registry of congenital malformations]
    C De Vigan
    Registre des malformations congénitales de Paris, INSERM U 149, Recherches épidémiologiques en santé périnatale et santé des femmes, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 34:8-16. 2005
    ..To assess overall and malformation-specific trends in the prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and pregnancy termination of congenital malformations in the Parisian population...
  15. doi request reprint [Socioeconomic disparities for maternal serum screening of Down's syndrome: trends between 1998 and 2003 in France]
    M C Grupposo
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR 69, unité de recherches epidémiologiques en santé périnatale et santé des femmes, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 37:246-55. 2008
    ..To compare trends in the use of and the opportunity for making an informed choice, regarding maternal serum screening for Down's syndrome...
  16. pmc A population-based evaluation of the impact of antenatal screening for Down's syndrome in France, 1981-2000
    Babak Khoshnood
    Paris Registry of Congenital Malformations, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U149, Villejuif, France
    BJOG 111:485-90. 2004
    ..To evaluate the impact of policy and practice changes in prenatal screening for Down's syndrome on prenatal diagnosis and live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome...
  17. doi request reprint [Impact of advanced maternal age on fecundity and women's and children's health]
    B Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMR S149, IFR69, recherches épidémiologiques sur la santé périnatale et la santé des femmes, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 37:733-47. 2008
    ..There has been a consistent trend towards delayed childbearing in most Western countries. We present a review of the current epidemiological understanding of the effects of advanced maternal age on fecundity, maternal and child health...
  18. doi request reprint Measurement of nuchal translucency and the prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome
    Mónica del Carmen Saucedo
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, UMR S953, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal Health and Women s and Children s Health, and Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France
    Obstet Gynecol 114:829-38. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc Evaluating regional differences in breast-feeding in French maternity units: a multi-level approach
    Mercedes Bonet
    INSERM, UMR S953, U953 Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal Health and Women s and Children s Health, UPMC University Paris 06, Paris, France
    Public Health Nutr 13:1946-54. 2010
    ..To study how individual and regional characteristics might explain regional variations in breast-feeding rates in maternity units and to identify outlier regions with very low or high breast-feeding rates...
  20. pmc Paper 2: EUROCAT public health indicators for congenital anomalies in Europe
    Babak Khoshnood
    INSERM, UMRS953, Hospital St Vincent de Paul, Paris, France
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 91:S16-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to present the specific public health indicators recently developed by EUROCAT that aim to summarize important aspects of the public health impact of congenital anomalies in a few quantitative measures...
  21. pmc Socioeconomic barriers to informed decisionmaking regarding maternal serum screening for down syndrome: results of the French National Perinatal Survey of 1998
    Babak Khoshnood
    L Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale INSERM, Villejuif, France
    Am J Public Health 94:484-91. 2004
    ..We sought to evaluate socioeconomic disparities in serum screening for Down syndrome and assess whether such disparities are more likely to reflect limits in access or information or, rather, informed decisionmaking...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of bacterial vaginosis during the first trimester of pregnancy in a large French population-based study
    D Desseauve
    INSERM, UMR S953, IFR 69, unité de recherche épidémiologique en santé périnatale et santé des femmes et des enfants, Hopital Tenon, F 75020 Paris, France
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 163:30-4. 2012
    ..Bacterial vaginosis is a risk factor for preterm delivery. Its prevalence and risk factors in Europe are not well known. Our objective was to assess both in early pregnancy...
  23. ncbi request reprint If tocolytic magnesium sulfate is associated with excess total pediatric mortality, what is its impact?
    R Mittendorf
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:308-11. 1998
    ..If the true excess total pediatric mortality is 10%, and if magnesium accounts for 40% of all tocolytics used, then tocolytic magnesium increases the absolute number of infant deaths by about 4800 every year...
  24. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality from congenital malformations in the United States, 1970-1997
    K Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:620-7. 2001
    ..We examined a trend in infant mortality caused by congenital malformations in the United States, particularly for the racial disparity between whites and nonwhites...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neonatal circumcision. Randomized trial of a sucrose pacifier for pain control
    M Herschel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:279-84. 1998
    ..To assess the effectiveness of oral sucrose via a nipple compared with no treatment and dorsal penile nerve block (DPNB) for alleviating pain in neonatal circumcision...
  26. ncbi request reprint Infant and toddler disease score was useful for risk of hospitalization based on data from administrative claims
    Yann Mikaeloff
    INSERM, UMR S149, Paris, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:680-5. 2007
    ..To develop the infant and toddler disease score (IDS), a population-based predictive tool of morbidity status in infants and toddlers, based on data from administrative claims...
  27. ncbi request reprint Racial disparity in meconium-stained amniotic fluid and meconium aspiration syndrome in the United States, 1989-2000
    Sudhir Sriram
    Neonatology Section and Center for Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:1262-8. 2003
    ..To estimate the prevalence of meconium-stained amniotic fluid and meconium aspiration syndrome, as well as the differences in case fatality from meconium aspiration syndrome, between non-Hispanic black and non-Hispanic white infants...
  28. doi request reprint Predictors of cerebral palsy in very preterm infants: the EPIPAGE prospective population-based cohort study
    Ghada Beaino
    INSERM, UMR S953, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal Health and Women s and Children s Health, Hopital Tenon, and UMPC University Paris, Paris, France
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:e119-25. 2010
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictive power of initial severity of pulmonary disease for subsequent development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Pimol Srisuparp
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Biol Neonate 84:31-6. 2003
    ..These data suggest that, while BPD prediction in infants with severe disease is straightforward, the identification of those few infants with mild to moderate disease destined to develop BPD remains problematic...
  30. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of varicella in the French population
    Babak Khoshnood
    Cemka Eval, Bourg la Reine, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:41-4. 2006
    ..To assess the age-specific seroprevalence of varicella in the French population and to explore age-adjusted differences according to gender and geographic region...
  31. ncbi request reprint Frequency of hospitalisations and inpatient care costs of manic episodes: in patients with bipolar I disorder in France
    Marie de Zelicourt
    Cemka Eval, 43 Boulevard de maréchal Joffre, 92340, Bourg la Reine, France
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:1081-90. 2003
    ..Bipolar disorder is a chronic illness that may involve multiple relapses and result in substantial psychosocial impairment. However, very few recent studies have investigated the economic burden of the disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of hepatitis A vaccine in prevention of secondary hepatitis A infection
    Marc Péchevis
    Cemka Eval, 43 boulevard Maréchal Joffre, 92340 Bourg la Reine, France
    Vaccine 21:3556-64. 2003
    ..In particular, the question of the relative efficacy of vaccination as compared with the use of immunoglobulins needs further study...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Cost of obesity in France]
    Corinne Emery
    Cemka Eval, Bourg la Reine
    Presse Med 36:832-40. 2007
    ..To estimate the costs associated with obesity in France...
  34. pmc How to control for gestational age in studies involving environmental effects on fetal growth
    Remy Slama
    Environ Health Perspect 116:A284; author reply A284-A285. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Vasodilators and nootropics as predictors of dementia and mortality in the PAQUID cohort
    Jean Francois Dartigues
    INSERM U 593, Universite de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:395-9. 2007
    ..To assess the effects of treatment for memory impairment and the Ginkgo biloba extract (EGb 761) on dementia, mortality, and survival without dementia...
  36. ncbi request reprint Agitation and aggressiveness among the elderly population living in nursing or retirement homes in France
    Jean Marie Léger
    University Psychiatric Department, Esquirol Hospital, Limoges, France
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:405-16. 2002
    ..The results of our study and others show that agitation and aggression have a substantial impact on the lives of the elderly population, as well as on the lives of their family members and caretakers...