Amy M Branum

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dietary supplement use and folate status during pregnancy in the United States
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Nutr 143:486-92. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Among children with food allergy, do sociodemographic factors and healthcare use differ by severity?
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:S44-50. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain in relation to child body mass index among siblings
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1159-65. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Food allergy among children in the United States
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782 2003, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1549-55. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Trends in US sex ratio by plurality, gestational age and race/ethnicity
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Hum Reprod 24:2936-44. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of low birthweight and preterm birth in the United States, 1981-98
    Amy M Branum
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:8-15. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Teen maternal age and very preterm birth of twins
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:229-33. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of maternal age on very preterm birth of twins: differential effects by parity
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:399-404. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of birth weight discordance on twin neonatal mortality
    Amy M Branum
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Room 790, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:570-4. 2003
  10. pmc Maternal body mass index and daughters' age at menarche
    Sarah A Keim
    National Children s Study Program Office, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Epidemiology 20:677-81. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Dietary supplement use and folate status during pregnancy in the United States
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Nutr 143:486-92. 2013
    ..Future research is needed to determine the reasons for low compliance with supplement recommendations, particularly folic acid, in early pregnancy...
  2. doi request reprint Among children with food allergy, do sociodemographic factors and healthcare use differ by severity?
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:S44-50. 2012
    ..Given the importance of food allergy as an emerging public health issue, further research to confirm these findings would be useful...
  3. doi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain in relation to child body mass index among siblings
    Amy M Branum
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1159-65. 2011
    ..Future studies should continue to evaluate the relative roles of important familial and environmental factors that may influence BMI and obesity in children...
  4. doi request reprint Food allergy among children in the United States
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782 2003, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1549-55. 2009
    ..The goals were to estimate the prevalence of food allergy and to describe trends in food allergy prevalence and health care use among US children...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in US sex ratio by plurality, gestational age and race/ethnicity
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Hum Reprod 24:2936-44. 2009
    ..Concurrent changes in the childbearing population may have influenced the sex ratio, including increases in multiple births, improvements in perinatal survival and increased Hispanic births...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of low birthweight and preterm birth in the United States, 1981-98
    Amy M Branum
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:8-15. 2002
    ..Understanding the differential patterns in birth outcomes among white and black infants is necessary to develop effective interventions designed to decrease racial disparities in pregnancy outcome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Teen maternal age and very preterm birth of twins
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:229-33. 2006
    ..However, little has been documented regarding teen twin pregnancy outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of maternal age on very preterm birth of twins: differential effects by parity
    Amy M Branum
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:399-404. 2005
    ..To some extent, that effect is further modified by education. Therefore, future analyses of maternal age and twin birth outcomes should account for measures of obstetric history and other factors, which may influence these results...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of birth weight discordance on twin neonatal mortality
    Amy M Branum
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Room 790, Hyattsville, MD 20782 2003, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:570-4. 2003
    ..To estimate the association between birth weight discordance and neonatal mortality controlling for the effects of fetal growth, and to understand the differences in the incidence of mortality between larger and smaller infants...
  10. pmc Maternal body mass index and daughters' age at menarche
    Sarah A Keim
    National Children s Study Program Office, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Epidemiology 20:677-81. 2009
    ..Small size at birth and childhood obesity have been associated with younger age at menarche, but the influence of maternal overweight or obesity on daughters' age at menarche has not been thoroughly examined...
  11. ncbi request reprint The use of United States vital statistics in perinatal and obstetric research
    Kenneth C Schoendorf
    Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:911-5. 2006
    ..Analyses based on vital statistics are important in informing future clinical research projects. However, respecting the limitations of vital statistics data enhance their appropriate role in obstetric and perinatal research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal age and parity-associated risks of preterm birth: differences by race/ethnicity
    Ashley H Schempf
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:34-43. 2007
    ..Teenagers and older primiparae are already widely regarded as having greater perinatal risks. This study suggests that, among Black and Hispanic women, older multiparae may also have a higher risk of moderately and very PTB...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship of maternal body mass index and height to twinning
    Uma M Reddy
    Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:593-7. 2005
    ..However, dizygotic twinning has also been related to obesity in foreign populations. We sought to confirm this relationship in U.S. pregnancies, which predated widespread use of fertility drugs...
  14. pmc The contribution of preterm birth to the Black-White infant mortality gap, 1990 and 2000
    Ashley H Schempf
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1255-60. 2007
    ..We evaluated whether the decline of the racial disparity in preterm birth during the last decade was commensurate with a decline in the contribution of preterm birth to the infant mortality gap...