H M Salihu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and stillbirth
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:340-4. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Twinning and risk of stillbirth subtypes in pediatric mothers
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:673-6. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Extreme obesity and risk of placental abruption
    H M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, FL 33613, USA
    Hum Reprod 24:438-44. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Is small for gestational age a marker of future fetal survival in utero?
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:851-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The superobese mother and ethnic disparities in preterm birth
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1125-31. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Prepregnancy obesity and risk of stillbirth in viable twin gestations
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1795-800. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Nulliparity and preterm birth in the era of obesity epidemic
    Hamisu Salihu
    The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1444-50. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Intra-uterine exposure to dual fetal programming sequences among surviving co-twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, FL 33613, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:96-103. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Impact of prenatal alcohol consumption on placenta-associated syndromes
    Hamisu M Salihu
    The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Alcohol 45:73-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth among adolescent mothers
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 282:127-34. 2010

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Publications119 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and stillbirth
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:340-4. 2011
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Twinning and risk of stillbirth subtypes in pediatric mothers
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:673-6. 2006
    ..3). Pediatric motherhood is a risk factor for stillbirth in twin gestation, especially, preterm and preterm-SGA stillbirth phenotypes. Prevention of stillbirth among this category of mothers should target the period preceding full term...
  3. doi request reprint Extreme obesity and risk of placental abruption
    H M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, FL 33613, USA
    Hum Reprod 24:438-44. 2009
    ..Data on extreme obesity and placental abruption are scarce. This study aimed to determine the association between pre-pregnancy weight and placental abruption and whether pregnancy weight gain impacts this risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is small for gestational age a marker of future fetal survival in utero?
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:851-6. 2006
    ..We sought to assess whether small for gestational age is a risk factor for stillbirth of a subsequent sibling...
  5. ncbi request reprint The superobese mother and ethnic disparities in preterm birth
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1125-31. 2009
    ..We assessed the association between preterm birth and obesity subtypes across racial/ethnic groups...
  6. doi request reprint Prepregnancy obesity and risk of stillbirth in viable twin gestations
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1795-800. 2010
    ..54; CI = 1.15-2.04) but not opposite-sex twins (0.99; CI = 0.56-1.75). Our findings may find utility in counseling of obese women with twin gestations...
  7. doi request reprint Nulliparity and preterm birth in the era of obesity epidemic
    Hamisu Salihu
    The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1444-50. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of obesity on preterm birth among nulliparous women...
  8. doi request reprint Intra-uterine exposure to dual fetal programming sequences among surviving co-twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, FL 33613, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:96-103. 2011
    ..The dynamics of fetal programming following in utero demise of a co-twin are poorly understood...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of prenatal alcohol consumption on placenta-associated syndromes
    Hamisu M Salihu
    The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Alcohol 45:73-9. 2011
    ..Screening women for alcohol use may assist providers in protecting developing fetuses from the potential dangers of prenatal alcohol use...
  10. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth among adolescent mothers
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 282:127-34. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of obesity on the risk of spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth in young women compared to adult women...
  11. doi request reprint Success of programming fetal growth phenotypes among obese women
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33613, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:333-9. 2009
    ..To estimate the distribution and success of programmed fetal growth phenotypes among obese women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy underweight and risk of early and late stillbirth in black and white gravidas
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:582-7. 2009
    ..We investigate the association of pre-pregnancy underweight on the risk for early and late stillbirth among black and white mothers...
  13. doi request reprint Prenatal tobacco use and risk of stillbirth: a case-control and bidirectional case-crossover study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:159-66. 2008
    ..20, 95% CI 1.03-1.39). In conclusion, we found prenatal smoking to be a risk factor for stillbirth even after minimizing the influence of known and unknown sources of confounding as well as changes in temporal trend in prenatal smoking...
  14. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of prenatal smoking and perinatal outcomes
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, Florida, United States
    Early Hum Dev 83:713-20. 2007
    ..Prenatal smoking is associated with a 20-30% higher likelihood for stillbirth, a 40% elevation in the risk for infant mortality and a 2-fold increase in the incidence of SIDS...
  15. ncbi request reprint Extreme obesity and risk of stillbirth among black and white gravidas
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:552-7. 2007
    ..To estimate the risk for stillbirth among three generally accepted obesity subtypes based on severity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fetal death repetition: the event memory hypothesis
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 56 Tampa, Florida 33612 3805, USA
    Med Hypotheses 70:567-71. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Risk of stillbirth following a cesarean delivery: black-white disparity
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:383-90. 2006
    ..We examine the association between prior cesarean delivery and risk of stillbirth in a subsequent pregnancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in mortality among infants with Dandy-Walker syndrome
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:456-61. 2009
    ..We sought to estimate the contribution of a congenitally acquired central nervous system lesion, Dandy-Walker Syndrome (DWS), to black-white disparity in infant mortality...
  19. doi request reprint Obesity: What is an elderly population growing into?
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33613, USA
    Maturitas 63:7-12. 2009
    ..This review examines the prevalence and health effects of obesity among individuals aged > or =50...
  20. doi request reprint AGA-primed uteri compared with SGA-primed uteri and the success of subsequent in utero fetal programming
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa Florida, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:935-43. 2008
    ..To assess whether risk for early mortality is increased with recurrent small for gestational age (SGA) compared with nonrecurrent SGA...
  21. ncbi request reprint Obesity subtypes and risk of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm births in singletons and twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:13-20. 2008
    ..Similar findings were observed in twins. These data suggest that obesity increases the risk for medically indicated but not spontaneous preterm birth in both singletons and twins...
  22. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on maternal morbidity and feto-infant outcomes among macrosomic infants
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1088-94. 2011
    ..To estimate the contribution of obesity to maternal complications, neonatal morbidity and mortality among macrosomic births...
  23. doi request reprint Extreme maternal underweight and feto-infant morbidity outcomes: a population-based study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    The Chiles Centre for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:428-34. 2009
    ..We sought to estimate the association between severity of maternal pre-pregnancy underweight and feto-infant morbidity outcomes...
  24. doi request reprint Healthy start program and feto-infant morbidity outcomes: evaluation of program effectiveness
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:56-65. 2009
    ..We evaluate the impact of the Healthy Start intervention program on feto-infant morbidity within a community setting...
  25. doi request reprint Low pre-pregnancy body mass index and risk of medically indicated versus spontaneous preterm singleton birth
    H M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144:119-23. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Advanced maternal age and risk of antepartum and intrapartum stillbirth
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:843-50. 2008
    ..We sought to assess the risk of antepartum and intrapartum stillbirth subtypes among women of advanced age...
  27. doi request reprint Younger maternal age (at initiation of childbearing) and recurrent perinatal mortality
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, United States
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 154:31-6. 2011
    ..To assess whether young maternal age at initiation of childbearing is associated with recurrence of perinatal mortality (PM), as well as its components: stillbirth and neonatal death...
  28. doi request reprint Dandy-Walker syndrome, associated anomalies and survival through infancy: a population-based study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:155-60. 2008
    ..To assess infant mortality patterns associated with Dandy-Walker syndrome (DWS) and the impact of concomitant anomalies...
  29. doi request reprint Disparities in rates and trends of HIV/AIDS during pregnancy across the decade, 1998-2007
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:391-6. 2010
    ..To examine trends in HIV/AIDS prevalence rates among pregnant women over the previous decade and across subpopulations in the state of Florida...
  30. doi request reprint The impact of previous cesarean section on the success of future fetal programming pattern
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 284:319-26. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine whether cesarean section in the first pregnancy is associated with the success or failure of programmed fetal growth phenotypes or patterns in the subsequent pregnancy...
  31. doi request reprint Obesity and extreme obesity: new insights into the black-white disparity in neonatal mortality
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1410-6. 2008
    ..To estimate whether the preponderance of obesity among black women could explain the black-white disparity in neonatal mortality...
  32. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a Federal Healthy Start program in reducing primary and repeat teen pregnancies: our experience over the decade
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Center for Research and Evaluation, Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 24:153-60. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a Federal Healthy Start program in reducing primary and repeat teen pregnancies in a disadvantaged community...
  33. ncbi request reprint All-cause infant mortality and the risk for subsequent preterm birth
    H M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine Tampa, FL, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 65:557-66. 2013
    ..The aim of this paper was to assess the association between all-cause infant mortality (death<365 days) in the first pregnancy and the risk of preterm birth (<37 weeks of gestation) in the second pregnancy...
  34. doi request reprint Increased risk of placental abruption in underweight women
    Aaron B Deutsch
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:235-40. 2010
    ..Prepregnancy maternal underweight status is associated with placental abruption. This risk may be reduced with adequate weight gain during pregnancy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Previous cesarean delivery and risks of placenta previa and placental abruption
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:771-8. 2006
    ..To examine the association between cesarean delivery and previa and abruption in subsequent pregnancies...
  36. doi request reprint The association between female genital mutilation and intimate partner violence
    H M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    BJOG 119:1597-605. 2012
    ..To determine whether female genital mutilation (FGM) is a risk factor for intimate partner violence (IPV) and its subtypes (physical, sexual and emotional)...
  37. doi request reprint Infant mortality and subsequent risk of stillbirth: a retrospective cohort study
    E M August
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    BJOG 118:1636-45. 2011
    ..To examine the association between infant mortality in a first pregnancy and risk for stillbirth in a second pregnancy...
  38. doi request reprint Interpregnancy BMI change and risk of primary caesarean delivery
    V E Whiteman
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 31:589-93. 2011
    ..75, 95% CI 1.65-1.87). Women with a reduction in BMI (obese-normal) had a risk level for primary caesarean section that was comparable with that of women with normal BMI status in both pregnancies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Super-obesity and risk for early and late pre-eclampsia
    A K Mbah
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Chiles Center, University of South Florida, 3111 E Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    BJOG 117:997-1004. 2010
    ..To examine the association between obesity subtypes and risk of early and late pre-eclampsia...
  40. doi request reprint Pre-eclampsia in the first pregnancy and subsequent risk of stillbirth in black and white gravidas
    Alfred K Mbah
    Center for Research and Evaluation, The Chiles Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, United States
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 149:165-9. 2010
    ..To examine the association between prior pre-eclampsia and subsequent stillbirth in black women and white women...
  41. doi request reprint Pregnancy in the workplace
    H M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 56, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:88-97. 2012
    ..As a result, addressing pregnancy-related health issues in the workplace is important in order to formulate appropriate strategies to promote and protect maternal and infant health...
  42. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm birth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univeristy of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:643-50. 2006
    ..We examined the recurrence of spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth...
  43. ncbi request reprint Childhood pregnancy (10-14 years old) and risk of stillbirth in singletons and twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35294, and Department of Family Medicine, Baptist Health Systems, Montgomery, Alabama, USA
    J Pediatr 148:522-6. 2006
    ..To clarify the association between childhood pregnancy and risk of stillbirth...
  44. doi request reprint Patterns and success of fetal programming among women with low and extremely low pre-pregnancy BMI
    Victoria Belogolovkin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:579-84. 2009
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Changes in prepregnancy body mass index between the first and second pregnancies and risk of large-for-gestational-age birth
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:530.e1-8. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to determine whether changes in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) between the first 2 pregnancies is associated with increased risk for large-for-gestational-age (LGA) birth in the second pregnancy...
  46. doi request reprint Epidemiology of stillbirth and fetal central nervous system injury
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Semin Perinatol 32:232-8. 2008
    ..Pregnant women bearing these risk indicators represent potential candidates for appropriate and tailored protocols for antenatal fetal testing...
  47. ncbi request reprint Risks in triplet pregnancy: advanced maternal age, premature rupture of membranes and risk estimates of mortality
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Room 320, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:721-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the impact of older maternal age on the risk of mortality associated with premature rupture of membranes (PROM) among triplets...
  48. ncbi request reprint High parity and adverse birth outcomes: exploring the maze
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Birth 32:45-59. 2005
    ..We critically evaluate the evidence for and against the existence of adverse maternal and/or fetal outcomes in high parity women...
  49. doi request reprint Feto-infant health and survival: does paternal involvement matter?
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 56, Tampa, FL 33612 3805, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:931-7. 2010
    ..Efforts should be made to include fathers in future studies and reduce reliance on maternal report and to investigate paternal roles across different racial groups so that appropriate interventions can be developed...
  50. doi request reprint Comparison of the Effectiveness of Low-Dose Indinavir/Ritonavir (IDV/r)- versus Atazanavir/Ritonavir (ATV/r)-Based Generic Antiretroviral Therapy in NNRTI-Experienced HIV-1-Infected Patients in India
    Atul K Patel
    Infectious Diseases Clinic, VEDANTA Institute of Medical Sciences, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad, India
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 10:111-8. 2011
    ....
  51. pmc Trends in birth across high-parity groups by race/ethnicity and maternal age
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CHSB 19 Rm 403 Box 3, 933 19th St S, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:799-804. 2005
    ..It is unclear whether trends in the proportion of births to parous women in the United States have changed over the decades by race and ethnicity, reflecting parallel changes in population demographics...
  52. doi request reprint The impact of paternal involvement on feto-infant morbidity among Whites, Blacks and Hispanics
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 33612 3805, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:735-41. 2010
    ..Promoting paternal involvement during the perinatal period may provide a means to decrease the proportion of infants born of very low birth weight or very preterm, thus potentially reducing the black-white disparity in infant mortality...
  53. ncbi request reprint Is race a determinant of stillbirth recurrence?
    Puza P Sharma
    Department of Epidemiology, UMDNJ School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:391-7. 2006
    ..It is also uncertain whether race is a determinant of stillbirth recurrence given that the risk of stillbirth varies across racial and ethnic populations...
  54. doi request reprint Association between intimate partner violence and induced abortion in Cameroon
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 112:83-7. 2011
    ..To examine the association between intimate partner violence (IPV; physical, sexual, and emotional violence) and induced abortion in Cameroon...
  55. doi request reprint Spousal violence and potentially preventable single and recurrent spontaneous fetal loss in an African setting: cross-sectional study
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Lancet 373:318-24. 2009
    ..We aimed to investigate the effect of physical, sexual, and emotional violence on potentially preventable single and recurrent spontaneous fetal loss...
  56. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth recurrence in a population of relatively low-risk mothers
    Puza P Sharma
    Department of Epidemiology, UMDNJ School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:24-30. 2007
    ..2, [95% CI 4.5, 33.3]) than antepartum (HR 4.2, [95% CI 2.3, 7.7]) stillbirths. Among relatively low-risk women, history of stillbirth was associated with increased recurrence, with substantial heterogeneity by timing of stillbirth...
  57. doi request reprint Young maternal age and risk of intrapartum stillbirth
    Ronee E Wilson
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:231-6. 2008
    ..To determine the risk of intrapartum stillbirth among teen mothers...
  58. ncbi request reprint Risk of infant mortality among twins in relation to placental abruption: contributions of preterm birth and restricted fetal growth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ 18907, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:524-31. 2005
    ..The association between fetal growth and abruption is strongest among the severely growth-restricted babies, suggesting that the origins of placental abruption may develop in early pregnancy...
  59. ncbi request reprint A method for quantifying birthweight discordance in quadruplets and potential use in predicting early mortality
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jeresy 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Perinatol 23:223-8. 2006
    ..The new method is predictive of mortality at all stages of infancy. Discordance accounts for 18 to 46% of all quadruplet deaths during infancy in the United States...
  60. doi request reprint Risk factors for major antenatal depression among low-income African American women
    Sabrina Luke
    The Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1841-6. 2009
    ..In this study, we seek to determine the prevalence and risk factors for major antenatal depression among low-income African American women receiving prenatal services through the Central Hillsborough Healthy Start (CHHS)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Very low maternal age (10-14 years) and stillbirth phenotypes
    Puza P Sharma
    Department of Epidemiology, UMDNJ School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:19-20. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint Parity effect on preterm birth and growth outcomes among infants with isolated omphalocele
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 128:91-6. 2006
    ..To assess the association between parity and fetal morbidity outcomes among omphalocele-affected fetuses...
  63. doi request reprint Pregnancy spacing among women delaying initiation of childbearing
    Sarah K Nabukera
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242 5000, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:677-84. 2009
    ..An increasing proportion of women in the US and other countries delay initiation of childbearing until their thirties. Little is known about their subsequent pregnancies, particularly with regard to pregnancy spacing...
  64. ncbi request reprint The role of folic acid in fetal programming of birth phenotypes and early human development: a biopsychosocial perspective
    H M Salihu
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Dev Orig Health Dis 4:442-57. 2013
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Does maternal obesity cause preeclampsia? A systematic review of the evidence
    H M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 64:259-80. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper was to assess whether maternal obesity causes preeclampsia...
  66. ncbi request reprint Eagle-Barrett syndrome: occurrence and outcomes
    M H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    East Afr Med J 80:595-7. 2003
    ..To examine the occurence and outcomes of African babies born with features of Eagle-Barret syndrome at a tertiary health centre...
  67. pmc Tuberculosis in North Carolina: trends across two decades, 1980-1999
    H M Salihu
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612 3805, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 7:570-4. 2001
    ..For every Caucasian with TB, six blacks, six Hispanics, and eight Asians have the disease. TB incidence rates are declining in all other population subgroups but increasing in foreign-born and Hispanic persons...
  68. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and sputum-culture conversion in patients diagnosed with Mycobacterium tuberculosis: a population-based study
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:340-6. 2003
    ..To estimate the effect of human immunodeficiency virus infection on treatment outcome of anti-tuberculosis therapy at the population level...
  69. ncbi request reprint Impact of anomalous triplets on morbidity outcomes of normal in utero siblings
    Alan T N Tita
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Research in Women s Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1352-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the impact of number of anomalous fetuses on the prevalence of very preterm births (< 32 weeks), very low birth weight (< 1,500 g), and small for gestational age (SGA) infants among their normal cotriplets...
  70. doi request reprint Dandy-Walker syndrome and monochorionic twins: insight into a possible etiological mechanism
    Eftichia V Kontopoulos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:839-42. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the incidence of DWS in monochorionic twins...
  71. doi request reprint An ecological approach to understanding black-white disparities in perinatal mortality
    Amina P Alio
    Community and Family Health Department, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:557-66. 2010
    ..Understanding the contribution of history to the various factors of life of Black women in the United States will aid in developing more effective policies and programs to reduce Black infant mortality...
  72. doi request reprint Getting to the heart of the matter: epidemiology of cyanotic heart defects
    Jennifer L Kornosky
    The University of South Florida Birth Defects Surveillance Program, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Department of Pediatrics, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:484-97. 2008
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint The paradox of obstetric "near misses": converting maternal mortality into morbidity
    Ronee E Wilson
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 52:121-7. 2007
    ..To systematically review evidence of obstetric near-misses and their consequences...
  74. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis and HIV disease: two decades of a dual epidemic
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:685-97. 2003
    ....
  75. doi request reprint The association of prepregnancy body mass index with pregnancy outcomes in triplet gestations
    Zoi Russell
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:41-6. 2010
    ..This observation may be of utility in the preconceptional counseling of women considering the use of assisted reproductive technology...
  76. ncbi request reprint Female genital tuberculosis: a global review
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:123-36. 2004
    ....
  77. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence and contraception use among women in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 107:35-8. 2009
    ..To determine the association between contraceptive use and intimate partner violence (IPV) in Sub-Saharan African women...
  78. ncbi request reprint The relationship between paternal age and early mortality of triplets in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Am J Perinatol 21:99-107. 2004
    ..Our findings demonstrate a "shifting phenomenon" whereby a higher level of intrauterine demise was compensated by a higher rate of extrauterine survival among triplets born to older fathers...
  79. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality among twins born to teenagers in the United States. Black-white disparity
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:257-67. 2003
    ..To determine the magnitude of the disparity in infant mortality between twins born to black and white teenagers in the United States...
  80. ncbi request reprint The association of parity with mortality outcomes among triplets
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:784-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association of parity with stillbirth and neonatal and infant death among triplets...
  81. ncbi request reprint Stillbirths and infant deaths associated with maternal smoking among mothers aged > or =40 years: a population study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Am J Perinatol 21:121-9. 2004
    ..0001). In conclusion, the relationship between maternal smoking and pregnancy outcomes is modified by the age of the mother...
  82. ncbi request reprint Low maternal age and neonatal survival of extremely preterm twins (20-28 weeks of gestation)
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Room 320, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:1246-54. 2004
    ..We investigated the relationship between low maternal age and neonatal survival among extremely preterm twins...
  83. ncbi request reprint Omphalocele and gastroschisis: Black-White disparity in infant survival
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:586-91. 2004
    ..Racial/ethnic variations in the occurrence of abdominal wall defects have been previously noted but it remains poorly understood whether race/ethnicity is a determinant of survival among affected infants...
  84. ncbi request reprint Racial disparity in stillbirth among singleton, twin, and triplet gestations in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health and Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:734-40. 2004
    ..We investigated the relationship between maternal race and stillbirth among singletons, twins, and triplets...
  85. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and birth outcomes: a systematic review
    Angie Boy
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:159-64. 2004
    ..Accordingly, we undertook this systematic review of the literature to examine the evidence on the association between physical and emotional abuse and pregnancy outcomes...
  86. ncbi request reprint Survival of triplets who are born to teen mothers in the United States
    Monica R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, Room 320, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:2097-102. 2004
    ....
  87. pmc Single motherhood and neonatal survival of twins among blacks and whites
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, Room 320, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:1618-25. 2004
    ..We investigated whether an association existed between single motherhood and neonatal mortality among twins and whether such a linkage varied by race...
  88. ncbi request reprint Early mortality among triplets in the United States: black-white disparity
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:477-84. 2004
    ..In this study, we sought to estimate the black-white gap in early mortality among triplets...
  89. ncbi request reprint Effect of advanced maternal age on early mortality among quadruplets and quintuplets
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:383-8. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether advanced maternal age has an impact on survival among quadruplets and quintuplets...
  90. ncbi request reprint Placenta previa: neonatal death after live births in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 320 Ryals Building, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1305-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe neonatal mortality rates among live births that were complicated by placenta previa in the United States...
  91. ncbi request reprint Macrosomic births in the united states: determinants, outcomes, and proposed grades of risk
    Sheree L Boulet
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 3230 A Ryals Building, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1372-8. 2003
    ..We describe maternal risk factors for macrosomia and assess birth weight categories to determine predictive thresholds of adverse outcomes...
  92. ncbi request reprint Potentially preventable excess mortality among higher-order multiples
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:679-84. 2003
    ..To estimate the level of potentially preventable excess mortality achievable by avoiding the creation of higher-order multiple gestation with assisted reproductive technologies...
  93. ncbi request reprint Childbearing beyond maternal age 50 and fetal outcomes in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:1006-14. 2003
    ..To estimate whether achieving pregnancy beyond maternal age of 50 years compromises fetal well-being and survival...
  94. ncbi request reprint Levels of excess infant deaths attributable to maternal smoking during pregnancy in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Matern Child Health J 7:219-27. 2003
    ....
  95. ncbi request reprint The impact of advanced maternal age (> or = 40 years) on birth outcomes among triplets: a population study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 271:132-7. 2005
    ..The objective was to determine the impact of advanced maternal age on the birth outcomes of triplet gestations...
  96. ncbi request reprint Premature rupture of membranes and early mortality among triplets in the United States
    Sibylle Kristensen
    Division of Geographic Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 112:36-42. 2004
    ..We investigated the relationship between premature rupture of the membranes (PROM) and early mortality among triplets in the United States...
  97. ncbi request reprint Omphalocele and gastroschisis in the State of New York, 1992-1999
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:630-6. 2003
    ..This study examines the trend and risk factors for both conditions among live births in New York State...
  98. ncbi request reprint Significant paternal contribution to the risk of small for gestational age
    Delphine Jaquet
    INSERM U 457, Hopital Robert Debre, 75019 Paris, France
    BJOG 112:153-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate both maternal and paternal contributions in the familial aggregation of small for gestational age...
  99. ncbi request reprint Smoking-associated fetal morbidity among older gravidas: a population study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:329-34. 2005
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint Influence of nativity on neonatal survival of Black twins in the United States
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:276-82. 2005
    ..To determine the association between maternal nativity and neonatal survival of twins among Black mothers...
  101. ncbi request reprint In utero nicotine exposure and fetal growth inhibition among twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    Am J Perinatol 22:421-7. 2005
    ..13 to 1.23), and small for gestational age (OR, 1.91; 95% CI, 1.84 to 1.98). In conclusion, prenatal smoking significantly inhibits fetal growth among twins, and small for gestational age appeared more affected than shortened gestation...