R L Floyd

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recognition and prevention of fetal alcohol syndrome
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Executive Park Drive, Bldg 12, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1059-64. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use prior to pregnancy recognition
    R L Floyd
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 17:101-7. 1999
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Prevention Research Branch, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Dev Disabil Res Rev 15:193-9. 2009
  4. pmc Preventing alcohol-exposed pregnancies: a randomized controlled trial
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:1-10. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The clinical content of preconception care: alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug exposures
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:S333-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Strategies to reduce alcohol-exposed pregnancies
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:S149-51. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns and average volume of alcohol use among women of childbearing age
    James Tsai
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:437-45. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Tracking binge drinking among U.S. childbearing-age women
    James Tsai
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 44:298-302. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Concurrent alcohol use or heavier use of alcohol and cigarette smoking among women of childbearing age with accessible health care
    James Tsai
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Sci 11:197-206. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Monitoring prenatal alcohol exposure
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Executive Park Drive, Building 12, Mailstop E86, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 127:3-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Recognition and prevention of fetal alcohol syndrome
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Executive Park Drive, Bldg 12, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1059-64. 2005
    ..Screening for and intervening with women at risk for an alcohol-exposed pregnancy can prevent FAS and other fetal alcohol spectrum disorders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use prior to pregnancy recognition
    R L Floyd
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 17:101-7. 1999
    ..Such knowledge is fundamental to the design of targeted interventions for the prevention of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) and other prenatal alcohol-related disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Prevention Research Branch, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Dev Disabil Res Rev 15:193-9. 2009
    ..Utilizing evidence-based alcohol screening tools and brief counseling for women at risk for an AEP and other effective population-based strategies can help achieve future alcohol-free pregnancies...
  4. pmc Preventing alcohol-exposed pregnancies: a randomized controlled trial
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:1-10. 2007
    ..Prenatal alcohol exposure is a leading preventable cause of birth defects and developmental disabilities in the United States...
  5. doi request reprint The clinical content of preconception care: alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug exposures
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:S333-9. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Strategies to reduce alcohol-exposed pregnancies
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:S149-51. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns and average volume of alcohol use among women of childbearing age
    James Tsai
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:437-45. 2007
    ..This study examines the patterns and average volume of alcohol use among U.S. women of childbearing age in order to identify subgroups of high-risk women for selective intervention...
  8. ncbi request reprint Tracking binge drinking among U.S. childbearing-age women
    James Tsai
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 44:298-302. 2007
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to track the estimated prevalence of binge drinking for the years 2001-2003 among U.S. women of childbearing age in order to inform ongoing efforts to prevent alcohol-exposed pregnancies...
  9. doi request reprint Concurrent alcohol use or heavier use of alcohol and cigarette smoking among women of childbearing age with accessible health care
    James Tsai
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Sci 11:197-206. 2010
    ..The findings of this study highlight the importance of screening and behavioral counseling interventions for excessive drinking and cigarette smoking by health care providers in both primary care and emergency department settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Monitoring prenatal alcohol exposure
    R Louise Floyd
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Executive Park Drive, Building 12, Mailstop E86, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 127:3-9. 2004
    ..This article describes alcohol use patterns among childbearing-age women and data sources that can be used in monitoring this behavior...
  11. ncbi request reprint Report from the CDC. Physician and allied health professionals' training and fetal alcohol syndrome
    Tanya T Sharpe
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Regional Training Centers, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:133-9. 2004
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Interventions for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs): overview of findings for five innovative research projects
    Jacquelyn Bertrand
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, United States
    Res Dev Disabil 30:986-1006. 2009
    ..Results of these five studies dispel that concern by demonstrating several interventions that have been shown to improve the lives of individuals with FASDs and their families...
  13. ncbi request reprint National Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect: defining the national agenda for fetal alcohol syndrome and other prenatal alcohol-related effects
    Mary Kate Weber
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 51:9-12. 2002
    ..An explanation of how the Task Force recommendations were generated and the Task Forces next steps are also reported...
  14. doi request reprint Alcohol use and serious psychological distress among women of childbearing age
    James Tsai
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Addict Behav 34:146-53. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to present nationally representative findings on the prevalence and co-occurrence of alcohol use and serious psychological distress among women aged 18-44 years, as well as their access to health care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption by pregnant women in the United States during 1988-1995
    S H Ebrahim
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:187-92. 1998
    ..To examine trends in alcohol use among pregnant women in the United States and to characterize pregnant women who use alcohol, with an emphasis on frequent use (at least five drinks per occasion or at least seven drinks per week)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trends in pregnancy-related smoking rates in the United States, 1987-1996
    S H Ebrahim
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 283:361-6. 2000
    ..Rates of smoking are increasing among adolescents and young adults, but trends in smoking among pregnant women have not been studied...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reducing adverse outcomes from prenatal alcohol exposure: a clinical plan of action
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1271-5. 2006
    ..It is hoped that more knowledge on currently available procedures will encourage their use in the provision of routine health care to all women of childbearing age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of prenatal drinking assessed at an urban public hospital and a suburban private hospital
    C D Drews
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 13:85-93. 2003
    ..Although the prevalence of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) varies within the population, few data are available concerning variation in the prevalence of prenatal drinking...