F Carol Bruce

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Extent of maternal morbidity in a managed care population in georgia
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Southeast, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:497-505. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Is vaginal douching associated with preterm delivery?
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Epidemiology 13:328-33. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Maternal morbidity rates in a managed care population
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1089-95. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Health care utilization in the first year of life among small- and large- for-gestational age term infants
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1016-24. 2013
  5. pmc Maternal mortality and morbidity in the United States: where are we now?
    Andreea A Creanga
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:3-9. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Health care utilisation in the first year of life among infants of mothers with perinatal depression or anxiety
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:81-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Early term delivery and health care utilization in the first year of life
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr 161:234-9.e1. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Association between obesity during pregnancy and increased use of health care
    Susan Y Chu
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1444-53. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Postpartum screening for diabetes after a gestational diabetes mellitus-affected pregnancy
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:868-74. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and nativity differentials in pregnancy-related mortality in the United States: 1993-2006
    Andreea A Creanga
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:261-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Extent of maternal morbidity in a managed care population in georgia
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Southeast, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:497-505. 2012
    ..Traditional attempts to monitor maternal morbidity have used hospital discharge data, which include data only on complications that resulted in hospitalisation, underestimating the frequency and scope of complications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is vaginal douching associated with preterm delivery?
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Epidemiology 13:328-33. 2002
    ..To examine the hypothesized association between vaginal douching and preterm delivery, we conducted a study among women in a managed care organization in Atlanta, GA...
  3. doi request reprint Maternal morbidity rates in a managed care population
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1089-95. 2008
    ..To identify and estimate prevalence rates of maternal morbidities by pregnancy outcome and selected covariates during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods in a defined population of pregnant women...
  4. doi request reprint Health care utilization in the first year of life among small- and large- for-gestational age term infants
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1016-24. 2013
    ..8) than AGA (7.5) infants (P < .05). Term infants born SGA or LGA had greater health care utilization than their counterparts, although the increase in utilization beyond the initial delivery hospitalization was small...
  5. pmc Maternal mortality and morbidity in the United States: where are we now?
    Andreea A Creanga
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:3-9. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Health care utilisation in the first year of life among infants of mothers with perinatal depression or anxiety
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:81-8. 2013
    ..Limited information is available on associations between maternal depression and anxiety and infant health care utilisation...
  7. doi request reprint Early term delivery and health care utilization in the first year of life
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr 161:234-9.e1. 2012
    ..To assess health care utilization during the first year of life among early term-born infants...
  8. doi request reprint Association between obesity during pregnancy and increased use of health care
    Susan Y Chu
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1444-53. 2008
    ..In the United States, obesity during pregnancy is common and increases obstetrical risks. An estimate of the increase in use of health care services associated with obesity during pregnancy is needed...
  9. doi request reprint Postpartum screening for diabetes after a gestational diabetes mellitus-affected pregnancy
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:868-74. 2008
    ..To estimate trends in postpartum glucose testing in a cohort of women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and nativity differentials in pregnancy-related mortality in the United States: 1993-2006
    Andreea A Creanga
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:261-8. 2012
    ..To compare trends in and causes of pregnancy-related mortality by race, ethnicity, and nativity from 1993 to 2006...
  11. ncbi request reprint From mortality to morbidity: the challenge of the twenty-first century
    Cynthia J Berg
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 57:173-4. 2002
    ....
  12. pmc Development of an algorithm to identify pregnancy episodes in an integrated health care delivery system
    Mark C Hornbrook
    The Center for Health Research, Northwest Hawaii Southeast, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:908-27. 2007
    ..To develop and validate a software algorithm to detect pregnancy episodes and maternal morbidities using automated data. Data SOURCES/STUDY SETTING: Automated records from a large integrated health care delivery system (IHDS), 1998-2001...
  13. ncbi request reprint Highlights from the National Summit on Safe Motherhood: Investing in the Health of Women
    F Carol Bruce
    Matern Child Health J 6:67-9. 2002