Sherry L Farr

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preconception health among women with frequent mental distress: a population-based study
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:153-8. 2013
  2. 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
  3. pmc Addition of 7 days of zidovudine plus lamivudine to peripartum single-dose nevirapine effectively reduces nevirapine resistance postpartum in HIV-infected mothers in Malawi
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:515-23. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Use of contraception among US women with frequent mental distress
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Contraception 83:127-33. 2011
  5. pmc Depression, diabetes, and chronic disease risk factors among US women of reproductive age
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A119. 2011
  6. pmc Depression screening and treatment among nonpregnant women of reproductive age in the United States, 1990-2010
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS K 22, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A122. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of pregnancy and discontinuation of infertility services among women who received medical help to become pregnant, National Survey of Family Growth, 2002
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Fertil Steril 91:988-97. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cesarean delivery among Puerto Rican women
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1351-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy loss among pregnancies conceived through assisted reproductive technology, United States, 1999-2002
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1380-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Safety of contraceptive methods for women with rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review
    Sherry L Farr
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Contraception 82:64-71. 2010

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Preconception health among women with frequent mental distress: a population-based study
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:153-8. 2013
    ..We examined the extent to which mental distress may be associated with a woman's preconception health...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Addition of 7 days of zidovudine plus lamivudine to peripartum single-dose nevirapine effectively reduces nevirapine resistance postpartum in HIV-infected mothers in Malawi
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:515-23. 2010
    ..We assessed whether 7 days of zidovudine + lamivudine postpartum with single-dose nevirapine at labor decreases nevirapine resistance in HIV-infected women in Malawi...
  4. doi request reprint Use of contraception among US women with frequent mental distress
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Contraception 83:127-33. 2011
    ..This study examines whether a woman's mental health is associated with use of contraception...
  5. pmc Depression, diabetes, and chronic disease risk factors among US women of reproductive age
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A119. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence and predictors of diabetes and chronic disease risk factors among reproductive-age women with depression...
  6. pmc Depression screening and treatment among nonpregnant women of reproductive age in the United States, 1990-2010
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS K 22, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A122. 2011
    ..2) What are the prevalence and predictors of screening; 3) How well do screening tools detect depression; 4) Does screening lead to diagnosis, treatment, and improved outcomes; and 5) What are the most effective treatment methods?..
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of pregnancy and discontinuation of infertility services among women who received medical help to become pregnant, National Survey of Family Growth, 2002
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Fertil Steril 91:988-97. 2009
    ..To determine demographic characteristics associated with pregnancy and, separately, discontinuation of infertility services when unsuccessful at achieving pregnancy, among a national sample of women who received infertility services...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cesarean delivery among Puerto Rican women
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1351-7. 2007
    ..The rate of primary cesarean delivery in Puerto Rico in 2002 was 52% higher than in 1996 and 85% higher than among Puerto Rican women delivering on the U.S. mainland. Reasons for these differences were explored using birth certificate data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy loss among pregnancies conceived through assisted reproductive technology, United States, 1999-2002
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1380-8. 2007
    ..Results can be used to counsel ART patients and inform future research on the etiology of pregnancy loss...
  10. doi request reprint Safety of contraceptive methods for women with rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review
    Sherry L Farr
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Contraception 82:64-71. 2010
    ..Women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and their clinicians may have unique concerns about certain methods of contraception...
  11. pmc Estimates of smoking before and during pregnancy, and smoking cessation during pregnancy: comparing two population-based data sources
    Van T Tong
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Public Health Rep 128:179-88. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Singleton preterm birth: risk factors and association with assisted reproductive technology
    Naomi K Tepper
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:807-13. 2012
    ..Medical conditions were associated with an increased risk for preterm birth regardless of women's ART status. Efforts to prevent preterm births should focus on reducing modifiable risk factors...
  13. doi request reprint Strategies associated with higher postpartum glucose tolerance screening rates for gestational diabetes mellitus patients
    Jean Y Ko
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Scientific Education, and Professional Development Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:681-6. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors associated with high rates of postpartum glucose screening...
  14. pmc Smoke-free-home rules among women with infants, 2004-2008
    Falicia A Gibbs
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E164. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of complete smoke-free-home rules (smoking not allowed anywhere in the home) among women with infants in the United States...
  15. doi request reprint The integration of STD/HIV services with contraceptive services for young women in the United States
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:142.e1-8. 2009
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  16. doi request reprint Mental health and access to services among US women of reproductive age
    Sherry L Farr
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:542.e1-9. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to estimate prevalence of depression and serious psychological distress (SPD) and mental health service receipt among reproductive-age women...
  17. pmc Age and racial/ethnic disparities in prepregnancy smoking among women who delivered live births
    Van T Tong
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MS K22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A121. 2011
    ..Our objective was to identify groups with the highest prepregnancy smoking prevalence by age within 6 racial/ethnic groups...
  18. doi request reprint Depression and treatment among U.S. pregnant and nonpregnant women of reproductive age, 2005-2009
    Jean Y Ko
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:830-6. 2012
    ..We sought to estimate the prevalence of undiagnosed depression, treatment by modality, and treatment barriers by pregnancy status among U.S. reproductive-aged women...
  19. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus and postpartum care practices of nurse-midwives
    Jean Y Ko
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 58:33-40. 2013
    ..The objectives of our study were to estimate the prevalence of postpartum screening for abnormal glucose tolerance and related care by CNMs for women with recent histories of GDM and to identify strategies for improvement...
  20. doi request reprint Pregnancy motivations and contraceptive use: hers, his, or theirs?
    Joan Marie Kraft
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:234-41. 2010
    ..Studies increasingly consider the role of pregnancy motivations on contraceptive use. Few studies include measures of men's pregnancy motivations...
  21. doi request reprint Screening low-income women of reproductive age for cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Cheryl L Robbins
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:314-21. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint Infertility services reported by men in the United States: national survey data
    John E Anderson
    Division of Reproductive Health, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Fertil Steril 91:2466-70. 2009
    ..To describe the extent to which men report they or their partners had made use of infertility services, what services and conditions were reported, and what factors were associated with their use of services...
  23. pmc Chronic disease risk factors among American Indian/Alaska Native women of reproductive age
    Pamela Amparo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A118. 2011
    ..The magnitude of chronic conditions and risk factors among American Indian/Alaska Native women of reproductive age is unknown. The objective of our study was to estimate this magnitude...
  24. 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
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  25. doi request reprint Infant morbidity and mortality attributable to prenatal smoking in the U.S
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:45-52. 2010
    ..Although prenatal smoking continues to decline, it remains one of the most prevalent preventable causes of infant morbidity and mortality in the U.S...
  26. doi request reprint A public health focus on infertility prevention, detection, and management
    Maurizio Macaluso
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:16.e1-10. 2010
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  27. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and timing of menopause: the Agricultural Health Study
    Sherry L Farr
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:731-42. 2006
    ..78, 0.97) and by approximately 5 months for women who used hormonally active pesticides (hazard ratio = 0.77, 95% confidence interval: 0.65, 0.92). Pesticide use may be associated with a later age at menopause...
  28. doi request reprint Telephone smoking cessation quitline use among pregnant and non-pregnant women
    Jennifer M Bombard
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE Mailstop K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:989-95. 2013
    ..4 % for pregnant women and 22.6 % for non-pregnant women. Quitlines provide needed services for pregnant and non-pregnant smokers, many of whom are uninsured. Smokers should be encouraged to access counseling services...
  29. doi request reprint Rapid human immunodeficiency virus testing in obstetric outpatient settings: the MIRIAD study
    Naomi K Tepper
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:31.e1-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the acceptability and feasibility of rapid human immunodeficiency virus testing in obstetric outpatient settings...
  30. ncbi request reprint Health concerns of women and infants in times of natural disasters: lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina
    William M Callaghan
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:307-11. 2007
    ..This report cites the example of Hurricane Katrina to focus on the needs of pregnant women and infants during times of natural disasters and provides considerations for those who plan for the response to these events...