Paige L Williams

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Participation and retention of youth with perinatal HIV infection in mental health research studies: the IMPAACT P1055 psychiatric comorbidity study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:401-9. 2013
  2. pmc A trigger-based design for evaluating the safety of in utero antiretroviral exposure in uninfected children of human immunodeficiency virus-infected mothers
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:950-61. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Joint effects of HIV-1 RNA levels and CD4 lymphocyte cells on the risk of specific opportunistic infections
    P L Williams
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS 13:1035-44. 1999
  4. pmc Neurodevelopment and in utero antiretroviral exposure of HIV-exposed uninfected infants
    Paige L Williams
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Building I, 415, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e250-60. 2010
  5. pmc Improvement in lipid profiles over 6 years of follow-up in adults with AIDS and immune reconstitution
    Pl Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    HIV Med 10:290-301. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral medications in children and adolescents with HIV infection
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, FXB 607, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1745-57. 2006
  7. pmc Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008
  8. pmc Dioxin and polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations in mother's serum and the timing of pubertal onset in sons
    Olivier Humblet
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 22:827-35. 2011
  9. pmc Dioxin exposure and age of pubertal onset among Russian boys
    Susan A Korrick
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1339-44. 2011
  10. pmc Temporal trends in serum concentrations of polychlorinated dioxins, furans, and PCBs among adult women living in Chapaevsk, Russia: a longitudinal study from 2000 to 2009
    Olivier Humblet
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 10:62. 2011

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  1. pmc Participation and retention of youth with perinatal HIV infection in mental health research studies: the IMPAACT P1055 psychiatric comorbidity study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:401-9. 2013
    ..Obtaining accurate estimates of mental health problems among youth perinatally infected with HIV (PHIV) helps clinicians develop targeted interventions but requires enrollment and retention of representative youth into research studies...
  2. pmc A trigger-based design for evaluating the safety of in utero antiretroviral exposure in uninfected children of human immunodeficiency virus-infected mothers
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:950-61. 2012
    ..Minor losses in efficiency when comparing AE rates between persons exposed and unexposed in utero to particular antiretroviral drugs or drug classes were observed under most scenarios...
  3. ncbi request reprint Joint effects of HIV-1 RNA levels and CD4 lymphocyte cells on the risk of specific opportunistic infections
    P L Williams
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS 13:1035-44. 1999
    ..To evaluate the predictive value of baseline plasma HIV-1 RNA levels and CD4 lymphocyte counts and early changes in these markers after initiating antiretroviral therapy on the risk of development of specific opportunistic infections (OIs)...
  4. pmc Neurodevelopment and in utero antiretroviral exposure of HIV-exposed uninfected infants
    Paige L Williams
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Building I, 415, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e250-60. 2010
    ..Although ARV use has significantly reduced mother-to-child transmission to <2% in the United States, it remains crucial to monitor uninfected infants and children for adverse consequences of in utero ARV exposure...
  5. pmc Improvement in lipid profiles over 6 years of follow-up in adults with AIDS and immune reconstitution
    Pl Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    HIV Med 10:290-301. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral medications in children and adolescents with HIV infection
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, FXB 607, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1745-57. 2006
    ..However, few studies have fully explored associations with other factors to guide development of adherence interventions...
  7. pmc Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008
    ..Although participant characteristics are difficult to modify, the authors identified several potentially modifiable site practices that could be targeted to improve retention...
  8. pmc Dioxin and polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations in mother's serum and the timing of pubertal onset in sons
    Olivier Humblet
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 22:827-35. 2011
    ..Animal studies have demonstrated that timing of pubertal onset can be altered by prenatal exposure to dioxins or polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), but studies of human populations have been quite limited...
  9. pmc Dioxin exposure and age of pubertal onset among Russian boys
    Susan A Korrick
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1339-44. 2011
    ..Animal data demonstrate associations of dioxin, furan, and polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposures with altered male gonadal maturation. It is unclear whether these associations apply to human populations...
  10. pmc Temporal trends in serum concentrations of polychlorinated dioxins, furans, and PCBs among adult women living in Chapaevsk, Russia: a longitudinal study from 2000 to 2009
    Olivier Humblet
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 10:62. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Exposure to fuel-oil ash and welding emissions during the overhaul of an oil-fired boiler
    Youcheng Liu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:435-43. 2005
    ..Fuel-oil ash was a major contributor to boilermakers' exposure to PM(10) and metals. Vanadium concentrations sometimes exceeded the 2003 American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) threshold limit value...
  12. pmc Long-term effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy on CD4+ cell evolution among children and adolescents infected with HIV: 5 years and counting
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1751-60. 2008
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  13. pmc Urinary bisphenol A concentrations and early reproductive health outcomes among women undergoing IVF
    Shelley Ehrlich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building I, 14th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Reprod 27:3583-92. 2012
    ..In women undergoing IVF, are urinary bisphenol A (BPA) concentrations associated with ovarian response and early reproductive outcomes, including oocyte maturation and fertilization, Day 3 embryo quality and blastocyst formation?..
  14. pmc Predictors and variability of urinary paraben concentrations in men and women, including before and during pregnancy
    Kristen W Smith
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1538-43. 2012
    ..Parabens are suspected endocrine disruptors and ubiquitous preservatives used in personal care products, pharmaceuticals, and foods. No studies have assessed the variability of parabens in women, including during pregnancy...
  15. pmc Blood lead levels and delayed onset of puberty in a longitudinal study of Russian boys
    Paige L Williams
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1088-96. 2010
    ..We evaluated the association of blood lead levels (BLLs) with pubertal onset in a longitudinal cohort of Russian boys...
  16. pmc Serum concentrations of organochlorine pesticides and growth among Russian boys
    Jane S Burns
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, 665 Huntington Ave, Building I, Room 1404E, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:303-8. 2012
    ..Limited human data suggest an association of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) with adverse effects on children's growth...
  17. pmc Urinary bisphenol A concentrations and cytochrome P450 19 A1 (Cyp19) gene expression in ovarian granulosa cells: an in vivo human study
    Shelley Ehrlich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 42:18-23. 2013
    ..Exposure to bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical widely used in consumer products, has been associated with in vitro Cyp19 gene expression...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, incidence, and persistence of psychiatric and substance use disorders among mothers living with HIV
    Kathleen M Malee
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA National Institutes of Health National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD Department of Psychiatry, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Children s Behavioral Health, Children s of Alabama, Birmingham, AL and Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:526-34. 2014
    ..To evaluate prevalence, incidence, remission, and persistence of psychiatric and substance use disorders among HIV-infected mothers and identify biopsychosocial correlates...
  19. pmc Genetic modification of the association between peripubertal dioxin exposure and pubertal onset in a cohort of Russian boys
    Olivier Humblet
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:111-7. 2013
    ..Whether genetic polymorphisms may modify this association is currently unknown. Identifying such genes could provide insight into mechanistic pathways. This is one of the first studies to assess genetic susceptibility to dioxins...
  20. pmc Association of hypercholesterolemia incidence with antiretroviral treatment, including protease inhibitors, among perinatally HIV-infected children
    Katherine Tassiopoulos
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:607-14. 2008
    ..Antiretroviral therapy has been associated with hypercholesterolemia in HIV-infected children. Few longitudinal studies have been conducted to examine this association, however...
  21. pmc In utero and postnatal exposure to antiretrovirals among HIV-exposed but uninfected children in the United States
    Raymond Griner
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:385-94. 2011
    ..Prenatal HAART exposure has increased but is not universal. As ARV use during pregnancy continues to evolve, follow-up of children is needed to assess long-term effects of ARV exposures...
  22. pmc Serum dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls are associated with growth among Russian boys
    Jane S Burns
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Building I, Room 1404E, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e59-68. 2011
    ..We evaluated the associations of serum dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) with longitudinally assessed growth measurements among peripubertal Russian boys...
  23. doi request reprint Pubertal onset in children with perinatal HIV infection in the era of combination antiretroviral treatment
    Paige L Williams
    aCenter for Biostatistics in AIDS Research bDepartment of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts cDepartment of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado dTulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana eEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland fDepartment of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts gSection of Pediatric Endocrinology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana hDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado iNew York University School of Medicine, New York jDepartment of Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey kSaban Research Institute, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS 27:1959-70. 2013
    ..To evaluate associations of perinatal HIV infection, HIV disease severity, and combination antiretroviral treatment with age at pubertal onset...
  24. ncbi request reprint Aggregate risk of cardiovascular disease among adolescents perinatally infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA K P, G R S Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Boston, MA K P, J W, D L J, G R S, P L W Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit S E L Division of Pediatric Clinical Research and Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL D C L, G B S, J D W, T L M Saban Research Institute of Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, CA M E G Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis L A D M Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA R B V D Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD G K S Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston W T S Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL L Y Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Brazil
    Circulation 129:1204-12. 2014
    ....
  25. pmc Blood lead levels and serum insulin-like growth factor 1 concentrations in peripubertal boys
    Abby F Fleisch
    Department of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:854-8. 2013
    ..Childhood lead exposure has been associated with growth delay. However, the association between blood lead levels (BLLs) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) has not been characterized in a large cohort with low-level lead exposure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant use and risk for preeclampsia
    Kristin Palmsten
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 24:682-91. 2013
    ..US nationwide Medicaid Analytic eXtract (MAX) data have not been used to study medication safety during pregnancy...
  27. pmc Predictors of serum dioxin, furan, and PCB concentrations among women from Chapaevsk, Russia
    Olivier Humblet
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:5633-40. 2010
    ..These demographic and lifestyle predictors showed generally similar associations with the various measures of serum dioxins, furans, and PCBs...
  28. pmc Impact of HAART and CNS-penetrating antiretroviral regimens on HIV encephalopathy among perinatally infected children and adolescents
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS 23:1893-901. 2009
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Maternal periodontitis and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:3-11. 2008
    ..We evaluated periodontitis in relation to preterm birth (<37 weeks' gestation) and small-for-gestational-age (SGA, birth weight below the 10th percentile of birth weight for gestational age) among a group of medically insured women...
  30. pmc Characterization of phthalate exposure among pregnant women assessed by repeat air and urine samples
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:467-73. 2008
    ..Although urinary concentrations of phthalate metabolites are frequently used as biomarkers in epidemiologic studies, variability during pregnancy has not been characterized...
  31. pmc Transcriptional biomarkers of steroidogenesis and trophoblast differentiation in the placenta in relation to prenatal phthalate exposure
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:291-6. 2010
    ..Phthalates can alter steroidogenesis and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARgamma)mediated transcription in rodent tissues. The placenta offers a rich source of biomarkers to study these relationships in humans...
  32. doi request reprint Trends in antiretroviral drug use during pregnancy among HIV-infected women on medicaid: 2000-2007
    Kelesitse Phiri
    1 Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 28:56-65. 2014
    ..This finding calls for further research to better characterize HIV-positive women who are enrolled in Medicaid prior to pregnancy and yet have no ARV prescriptions so that appropriate interventions can be implemented...
  33. pmc Urinary bisphenol A concentrations and implantation failure among women undergoing in vitro fertilization
    Shelley Ehrlich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:978-83. 2012
    ..In experimental animals, BPA increases embryo implantation failure and reduces litter size...
  34. pmc Substance use and its association with psychiatric symptoms in perinatally HIV-infected and HIV-affected adolescents
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1072-82. 2010
    ..Programs to prevent substance use should target both HIV-infected and uninfected adolescents living in families affected by HIV infection, particularly those with psychiatric symptoms...
  35. pmc Maternal urinary metabolites of Di-(2-Ethylhexyl) phthalate in relation to the timing of labor in a US multicenter pregnancy cohort study
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1015-24. 2009
    ..These data suggest that DEHP may interfere with signaling related to the timing of parturition...
  36. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the survival of children and adolescents with HIV infection: a 10-year follow-up study
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:507-15. 2008
    ..Given that HIV infection is chronic and that exposure to HAART is likely to be life-long, there is a need to evaluate the long-term effect of HAART on survival in this population...
  37. pmc Birth defects among children born to human immunodeficiency virus-infected women: pediatric AIDS clinical trials protocols 219 and 219C
    Susan B Brogly
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:721-7. 2010
    ..Some studies have detected associations between in utero antiretroviral therapy (ARV) exposure and birth defects but evidence is inconclusive...
  38. pmc Predictors of serum dioxins and PCBs among peripubertal Russian boys
    Jane S Burns
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1593-9. 2009
    ..Breast-feeding and diet are two important contributors to early life exposure. To further understand other significant contributors to childhood exposure, we studied a cohort of children from a city with high environmental dioxin levels...
  39. ncbi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy folate intake and risk of spontaneous abortion and stillbirth
    Audrey J Gaskins
    Departments of Nutrition, Epidemiology, Environmental Health, and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, the Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, the Channing Division of Network Medicine, and the Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Obstet Gynecol 124:23-31. 2014
    ..To evaluate prospectively the relationship between prepregnancy folate intake and risk of spontaneous abortion and stillbirth...
  40. ncbi request reprint Dairy intake and semen quality among men attending a fertility clinic
    Myriam C Afeiche
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 101:1280-7. 2014
    ..To examine the relationship between dairy food intake and semen parameters...
  41. pmc Safety of perinatal exposure to antiretroviral medications: developmental outcomes in infants
    Patricia A Sirois
    Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:648-55. 2013
    ..This study evaluated effects of perinatal exposure to antiretroviral (ARV) medications on neurodevelopment of HIV-exposed, uninfected infants...
  42. pmc Environmental exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls and p,p'-DDE and sperm sex-chromosome disomy
    Megan E McAuliffe
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:535-40. 2012
    ..Chromosomal abnormalities contribute substantially to reproductive problems, but the role of environmental risk factors has received little attention...
  43. pmc Variability of urinary phthalate metabolite and bisphenol A concentrations before and during pregnancy
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:739-45. 2012
    ..Gestational phthalate and bisphenol A (BPA) exposure may increase the risk of adverse maternal/child health outcomes, but there are few data on the variability of urinary biomarkers before and during pregnancy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Incidence of opportunistic and other infections in HIV-infected children in the HAART era
    Philimon Gona
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 296:292-300. 2006
    ....
  45. pmc Association of hexachlorobenzene (HCB), dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) with in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes
    Shruthi Mahalingaiah
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:316-20. 2012
    ..Hexachlorobenzene (HCB), dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) are persistent chlorinated pesticides with endocrine activity that may adversely affect the early stages of human reproduction...
  46. doi request reprint Biomarkers and neurodevelopment in perinatally HIV-infected or exposed youth: a structural equation model analysis
    Suad Kapetanovic
    aNational Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland bDepartment of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts cDepartment of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California dCenter for Neural Development and Disease, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York eUniversity of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida fEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland gDivision of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida hFeinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois iDepartment of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 28:355-64. 2014
    ..To examine the relationship between markers of vascular dysfunction and neurodevelopmental outcomes in perinatally HIV-infected (PHIV+) and perinatally HIV-exposed but uninfected (PHEU) youth...
  47. pmc Evaluation of risk for late language emergence after in utero antiretroviral drug exposure in HIV-exposed uninfected infants
    Mabel L Rice
    From the Speech, Language, Hearing Department, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Chicago, IL Epidemiology and Statistics Program, Division of Scientific Programs, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD Department of Research Pediatrics, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Program for Infectious Diseases and Virology, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, CA Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA and National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e406-13. 2013
    ..Safety is a concern for infants who were HIV-exposed but uninfected, particularly for neurodevelopmental problems, such as language delays...
  48. pmc Urinary paraben concentrations and ovarian aging among women from a fertility center
    Kristen W Smith
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1299-305. 2013
    ..As far as we are aware, no epidemiologic studies have assessed female reproductive health effects in relation to paraben exposure...
  49. ncbi request reprint First trimester exposure to antiretroviral therapy and risk of birth defects
    Kelesitse Phiri
    From the Department of Epidemiology Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA and Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:741-6. 2014
    ..Use of antiretroviral (ARV) drugs during pregnancy has been associated with an increased risk of birth defects, but the evidence remains inconclusive...
  50. pmc Use of antidepressants near delivery and risk of postpartum hemorrhage: cohort study of low income women in the United States
    Kristin Palmsten
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 347:f4877. 2013
    ..To determine whether use of serotonin or non-serotonin reuptake inhibitors near to delivery is associated with postpartum hemorrhage...
  51. pmc Association of blood lead levels with onset of puberty in Russian boys
    Russ Hauser
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:976-80. 2008
    ..Lead exposure has been associated with delayed pubertal onset in girls; however, epidemiologic data in boys are limited...
  52. ncbi request reprint Challenges in using observational studies to evaluate adverse effects of treatment
    Michael D Hughes
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research at the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1705-7. 2007
  53. pmc Short communication: transplacental nucleoside analogue exposure and mitochondrial parameters in HIV-uninfected children
    Susan B Brogly
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 27:777-83. 2011
    ..No deletions were found. The long-term significance of these small but potentially important alterations should continue to be studied as these children enter adolescence and adulthood...
  54. pmc Do genetic factors explain the association between poor oral health and cardiovascular disease? A prospective study among Swedish twins
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:615-21. 2009
    ..29). Oral disease was associated with excess cardiovascular disease risk, independent of genetic factors. There appear to be common pathogenetic mechanisms between poor oral health and cardiovascular disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint Development of a clinical guideline to predict undiagnosed diabetes in dental patients
    Shanshan Li
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:28-37. 2011
    ..In 2007, 17.9 million people in the United States had diagnosed diabetes, and 5.7 million had undiagnosed diabetes. The authors developed a clinical guideline to help dentists identify patients with undiagnosed diabetes...
  56. pmc Polymorphisms in the mannose binding lectin-2 gene and acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Michelle N Gong
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:48-56. 2007
    ..We postulate that the variant MBL-2 genotypes are associated with increased susceptibility to and mortality in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)...
  57. pmc Placental biomarkers of phthalate effects on mRNA transcription: application in epidemiologic research
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 8:20. 2009
    ..We report on methodologic challenges to be considered in study design...
  58. ncbi request reprint Meat intake and reproductive parameters among young men
    Myriam C Afeiche
    From the aDepartment of Nutrition, bDepartment of Biostatistics, and cDepartment of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA d Division of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Murcia School of Medicine, Murcia, Spain eUniversity Department of Growth and Reproduction, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark fDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY gDepartment of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY and hChanning Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Epidemiology 25:323-30. 2014
    ..There is concern regarding the reproductive consequences of this practice in men who eat beef. We investigated whether meat consumption was associated with semen quality parameters and reproductive hormone levels in young men...
  59. ncbi request reprint Estimation of personal exposures to particulate matter and metals in boiler overhaul work
    Youcheng Liu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA corrected
    J Occup Environ Med 47:68-78. 2005
    ..We sought to develop an algorithm and estimate unmeasured exposures to particulate matter (PM) and metals in an epidemiologic study of boilermakers...
  60. pmc Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Periodontol 77:821-5. 2006
    ..We examined the relationship between periodontitis and CRP among women who provided dental radiographs and had blood collected during early pregnancy, excluding smokers and diabetic patients...