P Kitsantas

Summary

Affiliation: George Mason University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Root cause analysis and Bayesian networks of Down syndrome and necrotizing enterocolitis
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:328-35. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Determinants of alcohol cessation, reduction and no reduction during pregnancy
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA, 22030, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:771-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index, smoking, age and cancer mortality among women: a classification tree analysis
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 39:1330-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Smoking and respiratory conditions in pregnancy: associations with adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    South Med J 106:310-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Chronic physical health conditions among children of different racial/ethnic backgrounds
    P Kitsantas
    George Mason University, The College of Health and Human Services, Department of Health Administration and Policy, Fairfax, VA, USA
    Public Health 127:546-53. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Life stressors and barriers to timely prenatal care for women with high-risk pregnancies residing in rural and nonrural areas
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, The College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e455-60. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index, socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity and breastfeeding practices
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, George Mason University College of Health and Human Services, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Perinat Med 40:77-83. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Risk profiles for overweight/obesity among preschoolers
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    Early Hum Dev 86:563-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy body mass index in relation to Hispanic preschooler overweight/obesity
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, MS 1J3, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1361-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in infant mortality
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, George Mason University, College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:87-94. 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Root cause analysis and Bayesian networks of Down syndrome and necrotizing enterocolitis
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:328-35. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates the use of root cause analysis and Bayesian networks in assessing risk of Down syndrome and infant mortality due to necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  2. doi request reprint Determinants of alcohol cessation, reduction and no reduction during pregnancy
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA, 22030, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:771-9. 2014
    ..For women who reported drinking alcohol prior to pregnancy, we examined several factors as predictors of three alcohol use patterns during the third trimester of pregnancy: cessation, reduction and no reduction...
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index, smoking, age and cancer mortality among women: a classification tree analysis
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 39:1330-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to use classification trees to examine possible interactions between BMI, smoking, age, poverty level and marital status in identifying high-risk subgroups for all-cause cancer mortality in women...
  4. doi request reprint Smoking and respiratory conditions in pregnancy: associations with adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    South Med J 106:310-5. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Chronic physical health conditions among children of different racial/ethnic backgrounds
    P Kitsantas
    George Mason University, The College of Health and Human Services, Department of Health Administration and Policy, Fairfax, VA, USA
    Public Health 127:546-53. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Life stressors and barriers to timely prenatal care for women with high-risk pregnancies residing in rural and nonrural areas
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, The College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e455-60. 2012
    ..To identify the contribution of life stressors and barriers to the untimely initiation of prenatal care for women with high-risk pregnancies living in rural and nonrural areas...
  7. doi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index, socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity and breastfeeding practices
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, George Mason University College of Health and Human Services, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Perinat Med 40:77-83. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in breastfeeding initiation and duration among black, white and Hispanic women of low and middle SES within the context of prepregnancy body mass index (BMI)...
  8. doi request reprint Risk profiles for overweight/obesity among preschoolers
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    Early Hum Dev 86:563-8. 2010
    ..Recent research has identified the independent contribution of several maternal and child factors to the development of childhood overweight/obesity. Few studies, however, have examined risk profiles of childhood obesity...
  9. doi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy body mass index in relation to Hispanic preschooler overweight/obesity
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, MS 1J3, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1361-8. 2010
    ..Study findings support the design of early and targeted interventions to reduce this risk to the long-term health of Hispanic maternal and child dyads...
  10. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in infant mortality
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, MS 1J3, George Mason University, College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Perinat Med 38:87-94. 2010
    ..This study examines predictors of neonatal and postneonatal mortality among infants born to black, white, and Hispanic women...
  11. doi request reprint Maternal obesity, health status during pregnancy, and breastfeeding initiation and duration
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:135-41. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in infant mortality by cause of death
    P Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, The College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Perinatol 28:573-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine ethnic differences among non-Hispanic black and white births in the distribution of maternal risk factors of infant mortality across specific causes of death...
  13. doi request reprint A cross-cultural investigation of college student alcohol consumption: a classification tree analysis
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    George Mason University, College of Health and Human Services, Department of Health Administration Policy, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    J Psychol 142:5-20. 2008
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  14. pmc Availability and capacity of substance abuse programs in correctional settings: A classification and regression tree analysis
    Faye S Taxman
    Administration of Justice Department, George Mason University, Manassas, VA 20110, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 103:S43-53. 2009
    ..We used classification and regression tree statistical procedures to identify how multi-level data can explain the variability in availability and capacity of substance abuse treatment programs in jails and probation/parole offices...
  15. doi request reprint Classification tree analysis of stunting in Malian adolescent girls
    Lisa R Pawloski
    Department of Global and Community Health, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 20:285-91. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Using classification trees to profile adolescent smoking behaviors
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, The College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Addict Behav 32:9-23. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Using classification trees to assess low birth weight outcomes
    Panagiota Kitsantas
    George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy, The College of Health and Human Services, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Artif Intell Med 38:275-89. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Recognition accuracy and reaction time of vocal expressions of emotion by African-American and Euro-American college women
    Monica D Weathers
    School of Health Sciences, Communication Sciences and Disorders, East Carolina University, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 99:662-8. 2004
    ..Both racial groups had faster mean RT in response to vocal expression of emotion by children...