Marian F MacDorman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cesarean birth in the United States: epidemiology, trends, and outcomes
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 7318, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Clin Perinatol 35:293-307, v. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in preterm-related infant mortality by race and ethnicity, United States, 1999-2004
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 37:635-41. 2007
  3. pmc The challenge of infant mortality: have we reached a plateau?
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Rd, Room 7318, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:670-81. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Explaining the 2001-2002 infant mortality increase in the United States: data from the linked birth/infant death data set
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 35:415-42. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in fetal mortality, preterm birth, and infant mortality in the United States: an overview
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, NCHS, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:200-8. 2011
  6. pmc Obstetrical intervention and the singleton preterm birth rate in the United States from 1991-2006
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2241-7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Behind international rankings of infant mortality: how the United States compares with Europe
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 40:577-88. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends and patterns in cesarean and vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) deliveries in the United States
    Marian MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, Reproductive Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Clin Perinatol 38:179-92. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Infant and neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to women with "no indicated risk," United States, 1998-2001 birth cohorts
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 33:175-82. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Births to 10-14 year-old mothers, 1990-2002: trends and health outcomes
    Fay Menacker
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 53:1-18. 2004

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Cesarean birth in the United States: epidemiology, trends, and outcomes
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 7318, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Clin Perinatol 35:293-307, v. 2008
    ..quot; Several studies note an increased risk for neonatal and maternal mortality for medically elective cesareans compared with vaginal births...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in preterm-related infant mortality by race and ethnicity, United States, 1999-2004
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 37:635-41. 2007
    ..Continued tracking of preterm-related causes of infant death will improve our understanding of trends in infant mortality in the United States...
  3. pmc The challenge of infant mortality: have we reached a plateau?
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Rd, Room 7318, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:670-81. 2009
    ..We analyzed recent patterns and trends in U.S. infant mortality, with an emphasis on two of the greatest challenges: (1) persistent racial and ethnic disparities and (2) the impact of preterm and low birthweight delivery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Explaining the 2001-2002 infant mortality increase in the United States: data from the linked birth/infant death data set
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 35:415-42. 2005
    ..Although each of these factors may have contributed to the increase, the relative effects of these and other factors remain unclear. More detailed studies are needed to further explain the 2001-2002 infant mortality increase...
  5. doi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in fetal mortality, preterm birth, and infant mortality in the United States: an overview
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, NCHS, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Semin Perinatol 35:200-8. 2011
    ..Preterm birth prevention is critical to lowering the infant mortality rate, and to reducing race and ethnic disparities in infant mortality...
  6. pmc Obstetrical intervention and the singleton preterm birth rate in the United States from 1991-2006
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2241-7. 2010
    ..We examined the relationship between obstetrical intervention and preterm birth in the United States between 1991 and 2006...
  7. ncbi request reprint Behind international rankings of infant mortality: how the United States compares with Europe
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Int J Health Serv 40:577-88. 2010
    ..The main cause of the United States' high infant mortality rate when compared with Europe is the very high percentage of preterm births in the United States, the period when infant mortality is greatest...
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends and patterns in cesarean and vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) deliveries in the United States
    Marian MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, Reproductive Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Clin Perinatol 38:179-92. 2011
    ..In 2007, the VBAC rate was 8.3% in a 22-state reporting area. The US VBAC rate was lowest among 14 industrialized countries; 3 countries had VBAC rates greater than 50%...
  9. ncbi request reprint Infant and neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to women with "no indicated risk," United States, 1998-2001 birth cohorts
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 33:175-82. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Births to 10-14 year-old mothers, 1990-2002: trends and health outcomes
    Fay Menacker
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 53:1-18. 2004
    ..This report presents the number and rate of U.S. births for 10-14 year olds, for 1990-2002 by race and Hispanic origin and by State. Pregnancy risk factors and outcomes by selected maternal and infant characteristics are shown...
  11. ncbi request reprint Annual summary of vital statistics--2003
    Joyce A Martin
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Rd, Room 7330, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 115:619-34. 2005
    ..Rates for unintentional injuries and homicide did not change significantly for children aged 1 to 19 years. A large proportion of childhood deaths continues to occur as a result of preventable injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2002 period: linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Division of Vital Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 53:1-29. 2004
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  13. ncbi request reprint Explaining the 2001-02 infant mortality increase: data from the linked birth/infant death data set
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 53:1-22. 2005
    ..Although each of these factors may have contributed to the increase, the relative effects of these and other factors remain unclear. More-detailed studies are needed to further explain the 2001-02 infant mortality increase...
  14. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2006 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Division of Vital Statistics, U S, Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 58:1-31. 2010
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  15. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2005 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Center for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 57:1-32. 2008
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  16. doi request reprint Trends and characteristics of home births in the United States by race and ethnicity, 1990-2006
    Marian F MacDorman
    Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 38:17-23. 2011
    ..The purpose of the study was to analyze trends and characteristics in home births in United States by race and ethnicity from 1990 to 2006...
  17. doi request reprint Neonatal mortality for primary cesarean and vaginal births to low-risk women: application of an "intention-to-treat" model
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Birth 35:3-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to use an "intention-to-treat" methodology, as recommended by a National Institutes of Health conference, to examine neonatal mortality risk by method of delivery for low-risk women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2003 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Division of Vital Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 54:1-29. 2006
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  19. ncbi request reprint Annual summary of vital statistics--2002
    Elizabeth Arias
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1215-30. 2003
    ..Cancer and suicide levels did not change for children ages 1 to 19. A large proportion of childhood deaths continue to occur as a result of preventable injuries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2001 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 52:1-28. 2003
    ..This report presents 2001 period infant mortality statistics from the linked birth/infant death data set (linked file) by a variety of maternal and infant characteristics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fetal and perinatal mortality, United States, 2004
    Marian F MacDorman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 56:1-19. 2007
    ..Trends in fetal and perinatal mortality are also examined...
  22. doi request reprint Neonatal mortality risk for repeat cesarean compared to vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) deliveries in the United States, 1998-2002 birth cohorts
    Fay Menacker
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:147-54. 2010
    ..This is the case even if there was no other reported medical indication. Our findings do not support the widely-held belief that neonatal mortality risk is significantly lower for repeat cesarean compared to VBAC delivery...
  23. doi request reprint United States home births increase 20 percent from 2004 to 2008
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
    Birth 38:185-90. 2011
    ..The objective of this report was to examine the recent increase in home births and the factors associated with this increase from 2004 to 2008...
  24. ncbi request reprint Fetal and perinatal mortality, United States, 2005
    Marian F MacDorman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 57:1-19. 2009
    ..Trends in fetal and perinatal mortality are also examined...
  25. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2004 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Division of Vital Statistics, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 55:1-32. 2007
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cesarean delivery: background, trends, and epidemiology
    Fay Menacker
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:235-41. 2006
    ..To examine trends in cesarean delivery for the overall population and for women with "no indicated risk" for cesarean section, and to summarize the available literature on "maternal request" cesarean deliveries...
  27. ncbi request reprint Trends and characteristics of home and other out-of-hospital births in the United States, 1990-2006
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 58:1-14, 16. 2010
    ..This report examines trends and characteristics of out-of-hospital and home births in the United States...
  28. ncbi request reprint Annual summary of vital statistics--2001
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1037-52. 2002
    ..Among unintentional injuries to children, two-thirds were motor vehicle-related; among homicides, two-thirds were firearm-related...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trends and characteristics of induced labour in the United States, 1989-98
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 6525 Belcrest Road, Room 820, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:263-73. 2002
    ..More detailed studies are needed to examine physician decision-making protocols, particularly for preterm induction, and to assess the impact of these practice changes on patient outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2007 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Division of Vital Statistics, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 59:1-30. 2011
    ..The linked file differs from the mortality file, which is based entirely on death certificate data...
  31. doi request reprint Trends and characteristics of home vaginal birth after cesarean delivery in the United States and selected States
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:737-44. 2012
    ..To examine trends and characteristics of home vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) in the United States and selected states from 1990-2008...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fetal and perinatal mortality, United States, 2003
    Marian F MacDorman
    Division of Vital Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 55:1-17. 2007
    ..Trends in fetal and perinatal mortality are also examined...
  33. ncbi request reprint The contribution of preterm birth to infant mortality rates in the United States
    William M Callaghan
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K 23, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1566-73. 2006
    ..To address this apparent discrepancy, we sought to estimate more accurately the contribution of preterm birth to infant mortality rates in the United States...
  34. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in leading causes of infant death in the United States
    Pradip K Muhuri
    Office of Research and Methodology, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:51-60. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Neonatal mortality for low-risk women by method of delivery
    Marian F MacDorman
    Birth 34:101-2. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint Method of delivery and neonatal mortality among very low birth weight infants in the United States
    Pradip K Muhuri
    Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration SAMHSA, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:47-53. 2006
    ..More specifically, to examine this association separately for breech/malpresenting and vertex-presenting infants, while adjusting for selected maternal characteristics, and pregnancy, labor and delivery complications...
  37. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 2000 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 50:1-28. 2002
    ..This report presents the 2000 period infant mortality statistics from the linked birth/infant death data set (linked file) by a variety of maternal and infant characteristics...
  38. ncbi request reprint Fetal and neonatal mortality among twin gestations in the United States: the role of intrapair birth weight discordance
    Kitaw Demissie
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:474-80. 2002
    ..To examine the association of intrapair birth weight discordance with fetal and neonatal mortality...
  39. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality statistics from the 1999 period linked birth/infant death data set
    T J Mathews
    Natl Vital Stat Rep 50:1-28. 2002
    ..This report presents 1999 period infant mortality statistics from the linked birth/infant death data set (linked file) by a variety of maternal and infant characteristics...
  40. ncbi request reprint A comparison of risk factors for twin preterm birth in the United States between 1981-82 and 1996-97
    Michael D Kogan
    Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Matern Child Health J 6:29-35. 2002
    ..This paper examines risk factors for twin preterm birth in 1981-82 and 1996-97 in the United States in order to see if they have changed over time...