Michelle Pearl

Summary

Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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

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Publications7

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...