James Tsai

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Binge drinking and suboptimal self-rated health among adult drinkers
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1465-71. 2010
  2. pmc Predictive accuracy of 29-comorbidity index for in-hospital deaths in US adult hospitalizations with a diagnosis of venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e70061. 2013
  3. pmc Clustering patterns of comorbidities associated with in-hospital death in hospitalizations of US adults with venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Med Sci 10:1352-60. 2013
  4. pmc Correlates of in-hospital deaths among hospitalizations with pulmonary embolism: findings from the 2001-2008 National Hospital Discharge Survey
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34048. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Co-occurrence of obesity and patterns of alcohol use associated with elevated serum hepatic enzymes in US adults
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mail Stop K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Behav Med 35:200-10. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Multiple healthy behaviors and optimal self-rated health: findings from the 2007 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 51:268-74. 2010
  7. 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
  8. pmc Physical activity and optimal self-rated health of adults with and without diabetes
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:365. 2010
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications51

  1. doi request reprint Binge drinking and suboptimal self-rated health among adult drinkers
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1465-71. 2010
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  2. pmc Predictive accuracy of 29-comorbidity index for in-hospital deaths in US adult hospitalizations with a diagnosis of venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e70061. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Clustering patterns of comorbidities associated with in-hospital death in hospitalizations of US adults with venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Med Sci 10:1352-60. 2013
    ..Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a significant source of mortality, morbidity, disability, and impaired health-related quality of life in the world...
  4. pmc Correlates of in-hospital deaths among hospitalizations with pulmonary embolism: findings from the 2001-2008 National Hospital Discharge Survey
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34048. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlates of in-hospital deaths among hospitalizations with a diagnosis of PE in the United States...
  5. doi request reprint Co-occurrence of obesity and patterns of alcohol use associated with elevated serum hepatic enzymes in US adults
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mail Stop K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Behav Med 35:200-10. 2012
    ..Our study findings provide support for evidence-based clinical and population-based interventions that integrate health behavior change among adults who have these co-occurring risk factors...
  6. doi request reprint Multiple healthy behaviors and optimal self-rated health: findings from the 2007 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 51:268-74. 2010
    ..S. adults or adults with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) or diabetes...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Physical activity and optimal self-rated health of adults with and without diabetes
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:365. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between levels of physical activity and optimal self-rated health (SRH) of U.S. adults with and without diabetes in all 50 states and territories of the Unites States...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Past and current alcohol consumption patterns and elevations in serum hepatic enzymes among US adults
    James Tsai
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Addict Behav 37:78-84. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between patterns of past and current alcohol consumption and elevations in serum hepatic enzymes among a nationally representative sample of adults in the United States...
  13. doi request reprint Multiple health behaviors and serum hepatic enzymes among US adults with obesity
    James Tsai
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prev Med 53:278-83. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Wilms' tumor and exposures to residential and occupational hazardous chemicals
    James Tsai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry ATSDR, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E86, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 209:57-64. 2006
    ..The findings do not support the hypothesis that Wilms' tumor is associated with residing near an NPL site...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in health-related behavioral risk factors among pregnant women in the United States: 2001-2009
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:255-63. 2012
    ..This study assessed the trends in the prevalence of health-related behavioral risk factors over time among U.S. pregnant women...
  16. doi request reprint Trends in low-risk lifestyle factors among adults in the United States: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 1996-2007
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 51:403-7. 2010
    ..S. adults...
  17. pmc Low-risk lifestyle behaviors and all-cause mortality: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III Mortality Study
    Earl S Ford
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1922-9. 2011
    ..We examined the relationship between 4 low-risk behaviors-never smoked, healthy diet, adequate physical activity, and moderate alcohol consumption-and mortality in a representative sample of people in the United States...
  18. pmc Serum non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentration and risk of death from cardiovascular diseases among U.S. adults with diagnosed diabetes: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey linked mortality study
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:46. 2011
    ..The association of non-HDL-C with risk of death from CVD in diabetes is not well understood. This study assessed the hypothesis that, among adults with diabetes, non-HDL-C may be related to the risk of death from CVD...
  19. doi request reprint Increased "default mode" activity in adolescents prenatally exposed to cocaine
    Zhihao Li
    Biomedical Imaging Technology Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology, 101 Woodruff Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:759-70. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Trends of insulin use among US adults with type 2 diabetes: the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1995-2007
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 26:17-22. 2012
    ..People with type 2 diabetes may need insulin therapy to compensate for their underlying pathogenic abnormalities and to improve glycemic control. We examined trends of insulin use among US adults aged ≥40 years with type 2 diabetes...
  21. doi request reprint Math performance and behavior problems in children affected by prenatal alcohol exposure: intervention and follow-up
    Claire D Coles
    Marcus Institute, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:7-15. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the persistence of effects of an intervention on the math performance and behavior of 54 children, 3- to 10-years, diagnosed with fetal alcohol syndrome or FASD...
  22. doi request reprint Physiological responses to social and cognitive challenges in 8-year olds with a history of prenatal cocaine exposure
    Julie A Kable
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Room 323, West, Atlanta, Georgia 30306 2636, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 50:251-65. 2008
    ..Altered arousal responses associated with prenatal cocaine exposure persisted into middle childhood but were different from those found in behaviorally disturbed children...
  23. pmc Waist circumference, abdominal obesity, and depression among overweight and obese U.S. adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 11:130. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association of depressive symptoms with waist circumference or abdominal obesity among overweight and obese U.S. adults...
  24. pmc Association between diagnosed diabetes and self-reported cancer among U.S. adults: findings from the 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1365-8. 2011
    ..To assess the association between diagnosed diabetes and self-reported cancer among U.S. adults...
  25. pmc Smoking in pregnancy and parenting stress: maternal psychological symptoms and socioeconomic status as potential mediating variables
    Mary Ellen Lynch
    Emory University, Briarcliff Campus, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:532-9. 2011
    ..Maternal psychological symptoms and socioeconomic status (SES) were evaluated as potential mediating factors between prenatal cigarette use and later parenting stress...
  26. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure alters emotional arousal regulation and its effects on working memory
    Zhihao Li
    Biomedical Imaging Technology Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:342-8. 2009
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  27. 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...
  28. pmc Effects of prenatal alcohol exposure on brain activation during an arithmetic task: an fMRI study
    Priya Santhanam
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1901-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to use functional magnetic resonance imaging to determine the effect of PAE on neuronal activation during a subtraction task...
  29. doi request reprint Trends in venous thromboembolism-related hospitalizations, 1994-2009
    Sheree L Boulet
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS D02, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e812-20. 2012
    ..Information on trends in venous thromboembolism (VTE) in US children is scant and inconsistent. We assessed national trends in VTE-associated pediatric hospitalizations...
  30. doi request reprint A comparison of depression prevalence estimates measured by the Patient Health Questionnaire with two administration modes: computer-assisted telephone interviewing versus computer-assisted personal interviewing
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Public Health 57:225-33. 2012
    ..To compare depression prevalence estimates measured by the 8-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-8) with two administration modes in two national surveys...
  31. ncbi request reprint Games that "work": using computer games to teach alcohol-affected children about fire and street safety
    Claire D Coles
    The Marcus Institute, A Division of Kennedy Krieger at Emory University and The Emory University School of Medicine, 1920 Briarcliff Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Res Dev Disabil 28:518-30. 2007
    ..Results suggested that this is a highly effective method for teaching safety skills to high-risk children who have learning difficulties...
  32. pmc Associations between Overall and Abdominal Obesity and Suicidal Ideation among US Adult Women
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Public Health Surveillance Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Obes 2012:263142. 2012
    ..Thus, the previously reported association between obesity and suicidal ideation appears to be confounded by coexistence of chronic conditions and current depression among women of the United States...
  33. pmc Associations between concentrations of vitamin D and concentrations of insulin, glucose, and HbA1c among adolescents in the United States
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:646-8. 2011
    ..Our objective was to examine the associations between concentrations of vitamin D and concentrations of insulin, glucose, and HbA(1c) in a nationally representative sample of adolescents in the U.S...
  34. doi request reprint Vitamin D and all-cause mortality among adults in USA: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Linked Mortality Study
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:998-1005. 2011
    ..Whether concentrations of vitamin D are related to mortality remains unresolved. Our objective was to examine the relationship between serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause mortality in a national sample of US adults...
  35. 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
  36. doi request reprint Sedentary behavior, physical activity, and concentrations of insulin among US adults
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Metabolism 59:1268-75. 2010
    ..Sedentary behavior, particularly the amount of time spent watching television, may be an important modifiable determinant of concentrations of insulin...
  37. pmc Voxelwise and skeleton-based region of interest analysis of fetal alcohol syndrome and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in young adults
    Longchuan Li
    Biomedical Imaging Technology Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:3265-74. 2009
    ..256, p = 0.044). In addition, the patterns in axial and radial diffusivity changes suggest that demyelination may be associated with the degraded white matter integrity observed in the dysmorphic group...
  38. pmc The impact of maternal smoking on fast auditory brainstem responses
    Julie A Kable
    Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30324, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:216-24. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the relationship between maternal smoking may lead to disruption in the sensory encoding of auditory stimuli...
  39. pmc Verbal and nonverbal memory in adults prenatally exposed to alcohol
    Claire D Coles
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:897-906. 2010
    ..e., verbal vs. visual/spatial domains...
  40. doi request reprint Low concentrations of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D associated with increased risk for chronic bronchitis among US adults
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Br J Nutr 107:1386-92. 2012
    ..In conclusion, low serum 25(OH)D levels are associated with the increased risk of chronic bronchitis among US adults. The present results provide support for continuing research on the role of vitamin D in lung diseases. ..
  41. pmc Factors Associated with Vitamin D Deficiency and Inadequacy among Women of Childbearing Age in the United States
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    ISRN Obstet Gynecol 2012:691486. 2012
    ..05). Conclusions. Among women of childbearing age, periconceptional intervention programs may focus on multiple risk factors for vitamin D deficiency and inadequacy to ultimately improve their vitamin D nutrition...
  42. pmc Maternal alcohol use during pregnancy causes systemic oxidation of the glutathione redox system
    Theresa W Gauthier
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:123-30. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that maternal alcohol use would increase systemic oxidant stress in the pregnant female, evidenced by an oxidized systemic GSH redox potential...
  43. doi request reprint Functional neuroimaging in the examination of effects of prenatal alcohol exposure
    Claire D Coles
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 21:119-32. 2011
    ..Nonetheless, these functional neuroimaging studies suggest that prenatal alcohol exposure, or a diagnosis of FAS, may lead to restrictions in neural efficiency or a global decrement in processing resources...
  44. ncbi request reprint Socio-cognitive habilitation using the math interactive learning experience program for alcohol-affected children
    Julie A Kable
    Marcus Institute, an Affiliate of Kennedy Krieger Institute at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1425-34. 2007
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  45. doi request reprint Increased mortality among women who drank alcohol during pregnancy
    John Peder Berg
    Emory University, Department of Psychology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Alcohol 42:603-10. 2008
    ..Drinking at any level during pregnancy should be regarded as a risk factor for the mother as well as for offspring. Health care professionals working with such women should provide counseling and support for abstinence...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prenatal alcohol exposure and ability, academic achievement, and school functioning in adolescence: a longitudinal follow-up
    Karen K Howell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:116-26. 2006
    ..Prenatal alcohol exposure is associated with learning, behavioral, and academic problems even in children without the fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)...
  47. ncbi request reprint The impact of prenatal alcohol exposure on neurophysiological encoding of environmental events at six months
    Julie A Kable
    Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:489-96. 2004
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  48. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of corpus callosum anisotropy in young adults with fetal alcohol syndrome according to diffusion tensor imaging
    Xiangyang Ma
    Biomedical Imaging Technology Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1214-22. 2005
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  49. doi request reprint Hospitalizations of adults ≥60 years of age with venous thromboembolism
    Hussain R Yusuf
    1Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 20:136-42. 2014
    ..The factors positively associated with an increased risk of VTE diagnosis were female sex, summer and autumn seasons (compared with spring), venous catheterization, cancer, and greater length of hospital stay. ..
  50. ncbi request reprint Case study: using a virtual reality computer game to teach fire safety skills to children diagnosed with fetal alcohol syndrome
    Lynne S Padgett
    Marcus Institute, A Division of Kennedy Krieger of Emory University, 1920 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:65-70. 2006
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a computer-based virtual reality (VR) game in teaching five children diagnosed with fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) fire safety skills and to generalize these skills to a real world simulation...
  51. ncbi request reprint Examining delinquency in adolescents differentially prenatally exposed to alcohol: the role of proximal and distal risk factors
    Mary Ellen Lynch
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:678-86. 2003
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