Martin Kharrazi

Summary

Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimation of environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy using a single question on household smokers versus serum cotinine
    Farla Lynn Kaufman
    Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:286-95. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and pregnancy outcome
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Branch, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Epidemiology 15:660-70. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of cystic fibrosis and the family perspective
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Branch, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S21-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the quality of last menstrual period date on California birth records
    Michelle Pearl
    Sequoia Foundation, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:50-61. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive genetic analysis of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator from dried blood specimens--implications for newborn screening
    Anja Kammesheidt
    Ambry Genetics, 100 Columbia 200, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656, USA
    Genet Med 8:557-62. 2006
  6. pmc Increased midgestational IFN-γ, IL-4 and IL-5 in women bearing a child with autism: A case-control study
    Paula E Goines
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, University of California at Davis, 451 Health Sciences Dr, Suite 6510, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mol Autism 2:13. 2011
  7. pmc California Very Preterm Birth Study: design and characteristics of the population- and biospecimen bank-based nested case-control study
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:250-63. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in the spatial pattern of low birth weight in a southern California county: the role of individual and neighborhood level factors
    Paul B English
    Environmental Health Investigations Branch, California Department of Health Services, 1515 Clay Street, Suite 1700, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:2073-88. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Novel CFTR variants identified during the first 3 years of cystic fibrosis newborn screening in California
    Lisa Prach
    Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, USA
    J Mol Diagn 15:710-22. 2013
  10. pmc A test of maternal human chorionic gonadotropin during pregnancy as an adaptive filter of human gestations
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4604-10. 2012

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimation of environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy using a single question on household smokers versus serum cotinine
    Farla Lynn Kaufman
    Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:286-95. 2002
    ..Although use of this question alone does not provide an adequate estimation of ETS exposure as determined by serum cotinine, the results of this study indicate that this question is an important component of assessing ETS exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and pregnancy outcome
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Branch, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Epidemiology 15:660-70. 2004
    ..However, the threshold and magnitude of that effect is uncertain. We aimed to determine the magnitude and shape of the relations between ETS and various adverse pregnancy outcomes using a highly sensitive biochemical assay...
  3. ncbi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of cystic fibrosis and the family perspective
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Branch, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S21-5. 2005
    ..Relationships with one another and with doctors were seriously affected. CF parents consistently expressed that newborn screening would help others avoid the pain they suffered by not knowing the diagnosis earlier...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the quality of last menstrual period date on California birth records
    Michelle Pearl
    Sequoia Foundation, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:50-61. 2007
    ..The implementation of a revised birth certificate is an opportunity for targeted training and data entry checks that could substantially improve LMP accuracy on birth records...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive genetic analysis of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator from dried blood specimens--implications for newborn screening
    Anja Kammesheidt
    Ambry Genetics, 100 Columbia 200, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656, USA
    Genet Med 8:557-62. 2006
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  6. pmc Increased midgestational IFN-γ, IL-4 and IL-5 in women bearing a child with autism: A case-control study
    Paula E Goines
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, University of California at Davis, 451 Health Sciences Dr, Suite 6510, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mol Autism 2:13. 2011
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  7. pmc California Very Preterm Birth Study: design and characteristics of the population- and biospecimen bank-based nested case-control study
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:250-63. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in the spatial pattern of low birth weight in a southern California county: the role of individual and neighborhood level factors
    Paul B English
    Environmental Health Investigations Branch, California Department of Health Services, 1515 Clay Street, Suite 1700, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:2073-88. 2003
    ..This study highlights the importance of socioeconomic and demographic changes in a woman's neighborhood on reproductive health...
  9. ncbi request reprint Novel CFTR variants identified during the first 3 years of cystic fibrosis newborn screening in California
    Lisa Prach
    Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, USA
    J Mol Diagn 15:710-22. 2013
    ..These findings have implications for how CF newborn screening and follow-up is conducted and will help guide which genotypes should, and which should not, be considered screen positive for CF in California and elsewhere. ..
  10. pmc A test of maternal human chorionic gonadotropin during pregnancy as an adaptive filter of human gestations
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4604-10. 2012
    ..Findings support the RFS hypothesis for the parity expectation but not for the IBI expectation. Further evidence for the RFS hypothesis among contemporary human gestations would have to invoke screening mechanisms other than hCG...
  11. doi request reprint Use of screening dried blood spots for estimation of prevalence, risk factors, and birth outcomes of congenital cytomegalovirus infection
    Martin Kharrazi
    Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:191-7. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in pregnant women: the association between self-report and serum cotinine
    Gerald N DeLorenze
    Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Res 90:21-32. 2002
    ..quot; Since there is recent evidence that low levels of ETS exposure result in unfavorable pregnancy outcomes, these studies have underestimated the effect of ETS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gestational age estimation on United States livebirth certificates: a historical overview
    Megan L Wier
    Sequoia Foundation, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:4-12. 2007
    ..We discuss the strengths and weaknesses of these measures, potential research implications and challenges accompanying the transition to the obstetric estimate...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison of LMP-based and ultrasound-based estimates of gestational age using linked California livebirth and prenatal screening records
    Patricia M Dietz
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:62-71. 2007
    ..The 2003 revised US Standard Certificate of Live Birth includes a new gestational age item, the obstetric estimate. It will be important to assess whether this estimate addresses the problems presented by LMP-based gestational age...
  15. ncbi request reprint Utilization of pay-in antenatal leave among working women in Southern California
    Sylvia Guendelman
    Maternal and Child Health Program, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:63-73. 2006
    ..Unlike most states, California provides paid pregnancy leave up to 4 weeks antenatally and 6-8 weeks postnatally...
  16. pmc Multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification identification of whole exon and single nucleotide deletions in the CFTR gene of Hispanic individuals with cystic fibrosis
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology L235, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Mol Diagn 10:368-75. 2008
    ..Thus, apparent exon deletions by MLPA may indicate the presence of both large deletions and point mutations, with important implications for pan-ethnic MLPA testing in cystic fibrosis and other genetic conditions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Identification of novel and rare mutations in California Hispanic and African American cystic fibrosis patients
    Ozgul M Alper
    Institute for Molecular and Human Genetics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2113, USA
    Hum Mutat 24:353. 2004
    ..The discovery of recurrent rare and novel mutations improves the diagnosis and care of persons with CF and improves our ability to adequately and equitably provide screening and genetic counseling services to non-Caucasians...
  18. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis: evaluation of benefits and risks and recommendations for state newborn screening programs
    Scott D Grosse
    Office of the Director, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 53:1-36. 2004
    ..States should consider the magnitude of benefits and costs and the need to minimize risks through careful planning and implementation, including ongoing collection and evaluation of outcome data...