E Declercq

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Rise in "no indicated risk" primary caesareans in the United States, 1991-2001: cross sectional analysis
    Eugene Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    BMJ 330:71-2. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Infant and neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to women with "no indicated risk," United States, 1998-2001 birth cohorts
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 33:175-82. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal outcomes associated with planned primary cesarean births compared with planned vaginal births
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Department of Biostatistics, Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:669-77. 2007
  4. pmc The changing pattern of doctoral education in public health from 1985 to 2006 and the challenge of doctoral training for practice and leadership
    Eugene Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1565-9. 2008
  5. pmc Identifying women with indicators of subfertility in a statewide population database: operationalizing the missing link in assisted reproductive technology research
    Eugene R Declercq
    Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 101:463-71. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint The absolute power of relative risk in debates on repeat cesareans and home birth in the United States
    Eugene Declercq
    Boston University School of Public Health, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:215-24. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Trends in midwife-attended births in the United States, 1989-2009
    Eugene Declercq
    Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 57:321-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Trends in midwife-attended births, 1989 to 2007
    Eugene Declercq
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 56:173-6. 2011
  9. pmc Hospital practices and women's likelihood of fulfilling their intention to exclusively breastfeed
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Talbot W540, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:929-35. 2009
  10. pmc The politics of "Drive-through deliveries": putting early postpartum discharge on the legislative agenda
    E Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118 2394, USA
    Milbank Q 75:175-202. 1997

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Rise in "no indicated risk" primary caesareans in the United States, 1991-2001: cross sectional analysis
    Eugene Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    BMJ 330:71-2. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Infant and neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to women with "no indicated risk," United States, 1998-2001 birth cohorts
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 33:175-82. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal outcomes associated with planned primary cesarean births compared with planned vaginal births
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Department of Biostatistics, Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:669-77. 2007
    ..To compare the outcomes and costs associated with primary cesarean births with no labor (planned cesareans) to vaginal and cesarean births with labor (planned vaginal)...
  4. pmc The changing pattern of doctoral education in public health from 1985 to 2006 and the challenge of doctoral training for practice and leadership
    Eugene Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1565-9. 2008
    ..We describe approaches to practice-based doctoral education taken by three schools of public health...
  5. pmc Identifying women with indicators of subfertility in a statewide population database: operationalizing the missing link in assisted reproductive technology research
    Eugene R Declercq
    Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 101:463-71. 2014
    ..To identify a group of deliveries to mothers with indicators of subfertility (SUBFERTILITY)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The absolute power of relative risk in debates on repeat cesareans and home birth in the United States
    Eugene Declercq
    Boston University School of Public Health, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:215-24. 2013
    ..Changes in policies and practices related to repeat cesareans and home birth in the U.S. have been influenced by different interpretations of the risk of poor outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Trends in midwife-attended births in the United States, 1989-2009
    Eugene Declercq
    Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 57:321-6. 2012
    ..Rates of certified nurse-midwife (CNM)-attended births more than doubled between 1989 (3.3% of all births) and 2002 (7.7%) and have remained steady since. This article examines trends in midwife-attended births from 1989 to 2009...
  8. doi request reprint Trends in midwife-attended births, 1989 to 2007
    Eugene Declercq
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 56:173-6. 2011
    ..3% and 7.6% since 1999. However, when the number of births attended by CNMs is combined with the number attended by other midwives, their number reached an all-time high in 2007...
  9. pmc Hospital practices and women's likelihood of fulfilling their intention to exclusively breastfeed
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Talbot W540, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:929-35. 2009
    ..We sought to assess whether breastfeeding-related hospital practices reported by mothers were associated with achievement of their intentions to exclusively breastfeed...
  10. pmc The politics of "Drive-through deliveries": putting early postpartum discharge on the legislative agenda
    E Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118 2394, USA
    Milbank Q 75:175-202. 1997
    ..Emotional constituent anecdotes, unsupported by definitive research findings, also influenced legislators...
  11. ncbi request reprint Making U.S. Maternal and Child Health policy: from "early discharge" to "drive through deliveries" to a national law
    E Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:5-17. 1999
    ..To examine the national policy-making process in maternal and child health through a case study of the passage of a national law aimed at extending postpartum hospital stays...
  12. pmc Maternal risk profiles and the primary cesarean rate in the United States, 1991-2002
    Eugene Declercq
    Maternal and Child Health Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:867-72. 2006
    ..We examined factors contributing to shifts in primary cesarean rates in the United States between 1991 and 2002...
  13. doi request reprint Implications of subdividing marital status: are unmarried mothers with partners different from unmarried mothers without partners? An exploratory analysis
    Robin L Young
    Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:209-14. 2010
    ..To determine the analytic advantages obtained from separating unmarried mothers with partners from unmarried mothers without partners when assessing risk of adverse birth outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Mothers' reports of postpartum pain associated with vaginal and cesarean deliveries: results of a national survey
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Birth 35:16-24. 2008
    ..This study examines mothers' reports of their postpartum experiences with pain stratified by method of delivery...
  15. doi request reprint Characteristics of planned and unplanned home births in 19 States
    Eugene Declercq
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:93-9. 2010
    ..To estimate the differences in the characteristics of mothers having planned and unplanned home births that occurred at home in a 19-state reporting area in the United States in 2006...
  16. doi request reprint Cesarean birth in the United States: epidemiology, trends, and outcomes
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 7318, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Clin Perinatol 35:293-307, v. 2008
    ..Several studies note an increased risk for neonatal and maternal mortality for medically elective cesareans compared with vaginal births...
  17. doi request reprint Neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to low-risk women: application of an "intention-to-treat" model
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 35:3-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to use an "intention-to-treat" methodology, as recommended by a National Institutes of Health conference, to examine neonatal mortality risk by method of delivery for low-risk women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Trends in CNM-attended births, 1990-2004
    Eugene Declercq
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:87-8. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Neonatal mortality for low-risk women by method of delivery
    Marian F MacDorman
    Birth 34:101-2. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Depression symptom prevalence and demographic risk factors among U.S. women during the first 2 years postpartum
    Linda J Mayberry
    College of Nursing, New York University, NY, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:542-9. 2007
    ..To examine differences in depression symptom rates and severity and factors associated with depression ratings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Early discharge among late preterm and term newborns and risk of neonatal morbidity
    Kay M Tomashek
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Maternal and Infant Health Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:61-8. 2006
    ..Evidence-based recommendations for appropriate discharge timing and postdischarge follow-up for these late preterm infants are needed to prevent neonatal morbidity...
  22. ncbi request reprint Percentage of live births attended by CNMs in the United States, 1989-2001
    Eugene Declercq
    J Midwifery Womens Health 49:78-9. 2004
  23. doi request reprint Effect of late-preterm birth and maternal medical conditions on newborn morbidity risk
    Carrie K Shapiro-Mendoza
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e223-32. 2008
    ..We compared late-preterm and term (37-41 weeks' gestation) infants with and without selected maternal medical conditions and assessed the independent and joint effects of these exposures on newborn morbidity risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint The new MCH student: why can't they be like we were?
    Eugene Declercq
    Matern Child Health J 7:267-70. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint CNM birth attendance in the United States, 1999
    Eugene Declercq
    J Midwifery Womens Health 47:44-5. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Cesarean delivery: background, trends, and epidemiology
    Fay Menacker
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:235-41. 2006
    ..To examine trends in cesarean delivery for the overall population and for women with "no indicated risk" for cesarean section, and to summarize the available literature on "maternal request" cesarean deliveries...

Research Grants1

  1. Child Health After Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Population-Based Study
    BARBARA JOAN LUKE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. study to date on infertility, ART and child health from birth to age three. ..