Csaba Siffel

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of geographic information systems in birth defects surveillance and research
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:825-33. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Bladder exstrophy: an epidemiologic study from the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research, and an overview of the literature
    Csaba Siffel
    Metropolitan Atlanta Congenital Defects Program, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 157:321-32. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Analysis of seasonal variation of birth defects in Atlanta
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 73:655-62. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis, pregnancy terminations and prevalence of Down syndrome in Atlanta
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:565-71. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Improved survival among children with spina bifida in the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    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
    J Pediatr 161:1132-7. 2012
  6. pmc Ambient air pollution and cardiovascular malformations in Atlanta, Georgia, 1986-2003
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1004-14. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Residential mobility during pregnancy: patterns and correlates
    Assia Miller
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 86, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:625-34. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Maternal age and prevalence of isolated congenital heart defects in an urban area of the United States
    Assia Miller
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2137-45. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of spina bifida among children and adolescents in 10 regions in the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 126:274-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of surveillance data on congenital heart defects in the metropolitan Atlanta congenital defects program
    Tiffany Riehle-Colarusso
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:743-53. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of geographic information systems in birth defects surveillance and research
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:825-33. 2006
    ..With the significant advancement of geographic information systems (GIS), mapping and evaluating the spatial distribution of health events has become easier. We examine the role of GIS in birth defects surveillance and research...
  2. doi request reprint Bladder exstrophy: an epidemiologic study from the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research, and an overview of the literature
    Csaba Siffel
    Metropolitan Atlanta Congenital Defects Program, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 157:321-32. 2011
    ..The higher total prevalence among male cases and older mothers, especially among isolated cases, warrants further attention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Analysis of seasonal variation of birth defects in Atlanta
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 73:655-62. 2005
    ..This study examines possible seasonal variation in the prevalence of selected birth defects in a defined study population using graphical displays and three statistical methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis, pregnancy terminations and prevalence of Down syndrome in Atlanta
    Csaba Siffel
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:565-71. 2004
    ..This study examines the prevalence of Down syndrome before (1990-1993) and after inclusion of prenatally diagnosed cases (1994-1999) in a population-based registry of birth defects in metropolitan Atlanta...
  5. doi request reprint Improved survival among children with spina bifida in the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    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
    J Pediatr 161:1132-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate trends in survival among children with spina bifida by race/ethnicity and possible prognostic factors in 10 regions of the United States...
  6. pmc Ambient air pollution and cardiovascular malformations in Atlanta, Georgia, 1986-2003
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1004-14. 2009
    ..60, 95% confidence interval: 1.11, 2.31). Of the 60 associations examined in the primary analysis, no other significant associations were observed...
  7. doi request reprint Residential mobility during pregnancy: patterns and correlates
    Assia Miller
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 86, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:625-34. 2010
    ..Accounting for potential case-control differences in correlates of residential mobility could be useful in minimizing potential non-differential misclassification...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal age and prevalence of isolated congenital heart defects in an urban area of the United States
    Assia Miller
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2137-45. 2011
    ..Further studies are warranted to corroborate these observations, taking into account potential confounding by known modifiable risk factors...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of spina bifida among children and adolescents in 10 regions in the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 126:274-9. 2010
    ..The goal was to estimate the number of children and adolescents, 0 to 19 years of age, living with spina bifida (SB) in the United States...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of surveillance data on congenital heart defects in the metropolitan Atlanta congenital defects program
    Tiffany Riehle-Colarusso
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:743-53. 2007
    ..This study reports the classification of cases of CHDs in a birth defects surveillance database using modified STS nomenclature...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in survival among children with Down syndrome in 10 regions of the United States
    James E Kucik
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e27-36. 2013
    ..Kaplan-Meier survival probabilities were estimated by select demographic and clinical characteristics. Adjusted hazard ratios (aHR) were estimated for maternal and infant characteristics by using Cox proportional hazard models...
  12. pmc Quantifying geocode location error using GIS methods
    Matthew J Strickland
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health 6:10. 2007
    ..Geographic information system (GIS) methods were used to quantify uncertainty in the two sets of geocodes using orthoimagery and tax parcel datasets...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of Down syndrome among children and adolescents in 10 regions of the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1565-71. 2009
    ..We aimed to estimate the prevalence of Down syndrome (DS) among children and adolescents aged 0 to 19 years in 10 regions of the United States...
  14. pmc International retrospective cohort study of neural tube defects in relation to folic acid recommendations: are the recommendations working?
    Lorenzo D Botto
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMJ 330:571. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of policies and recommendations on folic acid aimed at reducing the occurrence of neural tube defects...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Metropolitan Atlanta Congenital Defects Program: 35 years of birth defects surveillance at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Adolfo Correa-Villaseñor
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:617-24. 2003
    ..This paper presents an overview of MACDP current methods and accomplishments over the past 35 years...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival of infants with atrioventricular septal defects
    Assia Miller
    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
    J Pediatr 156:994-1000. 2010
    ..To examine the variation in survival in infants with atrioventricular septal defects (AVSD) with demographic factors and clinical characteristics, including the presence of Down syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Survival of infants diagnosed with encephalocele in Atlanta, 1979-98
    Csaba Siffel
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC and Prevention, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:40-8. 2003
    ..This information is useful for clinicians and families who must plan for the long-term care of affected children...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Frequency of congenital abnormalities in Hungary after the Chernobyl nuclear power accident]
    Janos Sandor
    Pecsi Tudomanyegyetem, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Közegészségtani Intézet
    Orv Hetil 144:2195-204. 2003
    ..It was attributed to the concern of the pregnant women, not to the direct effect of ionising radiation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Trends of selected malformations in relation to folic acid recommendations and fortification: an international assessment
    Lorenzo D Botto
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:693-705. 2006
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  20. pmc Fostering international collaboration in birth defects research and prevention: a perspective from the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research
    Lorenzo D Botto
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, 2C412 SOM, 50 N Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:774-80. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Reporting birth defects surveillance data 1968-2003
    Adolfo Correa
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:65-186. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Gastroschisis and associated defects: an international study
    Pierpaolo Mastroiacovo
    Centre of the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med Genet A 143:660-71. 2007
    ..An appropriate case definition in etiological studies should include only isolated gastroschisis after an appropriate definition of isolated and non-isolated cases and a thorough case-by-case review...
  23. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to pesticides and cytogenetic damage: results of a Hungarian population study using the micronucleus assay in lymphocytes and buccal cells
    Susana Pastor
    Grup de Mutagenesi, Departament de Genetica i de Microbiologia, Edifici Cn, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
    Environ Mol Mutagen 40:101-9. 2002
    ..The results of this study indicate no significant increase in MN in this group of Hungarian workers; however, the reduced CBPI in the highly exposed population suggests a possible genotoxic effect of pesticide exposure...