Darios Getahun

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Recent trends in childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles Ave, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:282-8. 2013
  2. doi In utero exposure to ischemic-hypoxic conditions and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Darios Getahun
    1Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e53-61. 2013
  3. pmc Health plan administrative records versus birth certificate records: quality of race and ethnicity information in children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:316. 2010
  4. doi Gestational diabetes in the United States: temporal trends 1989 through 2004
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:525.e1-5. 2008
  5. doi The association between stillbirth in the first pregnancy and subsequent adverse perinatal outcomes
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:378.e1-6. 2009
  6. doi Racial and ethnic disparities in the trends in primary cesarean delivery based on indications
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:422.e1-7. 2009
  7. doi Effect of chorioamnionitis on early childhood asthma
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, 100 Los Robles Ave, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:187-92. 2010
  8. ncbi Recurrence of preterm premature rupture of membranes in relation to interval between pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:570.e1-6. 2010
  9. ncbi Primary preeclampsia in the second pregnancy: effects of changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1319-25. 2007
  10. doi Gestational diabetes: risk of recurrence in subsequent pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:467.e1-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi Recent trends in childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles Ave, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:282-8. 2013
    ..We observed disproportionately high ADHD diagnosis rates among white children and notable increases among black girls...
  2. doi In utero exposure to ischemic-hypoxic conditions and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Darios Getahun
    1Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e53-61. 2013
    ..To examine the association between ischemic-hypoxic conditions (IHCs) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by gestational age and race/ethnicity...
  3. pmc Health plan administrative records versus birth certificate records: quality of race and ethnicity information in children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:316. 2010
    ..However, the validity of pediatric race and ethnicity information in administrative records from large integrated health care systems using electronic medical records is largely unknown...
  4. doi Gestational diabetes in the United States: temporal trends 1989 through 2004
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:525.e1-5. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize trends in gestational diabetes (GDM) by maternal age, race, and geographic region in the United States...
  5. doi The association between stillbirth in the first pregnancy and subsequent adverse perinatal outcomes
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:378.e1-6. 2009
    ..We sought to examine the association between first-pregnancy stillbirth and subsequent adverse perinatal outcomes...
  6. doi Racial and ethnic disparities in the trends in primary cesarean delivery based on indications
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:422.e1-7. 2009
    ..To examine trends in primary cesarean deliveries by indications and race/ethnicity...
  7. doi Effect of chorioamnionitis on early childhood asthma
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group, 100 Los Robles Ave, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:187-92. 2010
    ..To examine the association between chorioamnionitis and childhood asthma based on gestational age at birth and race/ethnicity...
  8. ncbi Recurrence of preterm premature rupture of membranes in relation to interval between pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:570.e1-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether the recurrence risk of preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) is modified by the interpregnancy interval (IPI)...
  9. ncbi Primary preeclampsia in the second pregnancy: effects of changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1319-25. 2007
    ..To examine the association between changes in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) between a woman's first two pregnancies and incidence of preeclampsia in the second pregnancy...
  10. doi Gestational diabetes: risk of recurrence in subsequent pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:467.e1-6. 2010
    ..We sought to examine the recurrence risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a subsequent pregnancy and determine whether recurrence risk is modified by race/ethnicity...
  11. ncbi Prevalence of extreme obesity in a multiethnic cohort of children and adolescents
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr 157:26-31.e2. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of extreme obesity in a large, multiethnic contemporary cohort of children and adolescents...
  12. doi Prenatal tobacco use and risk of stillbirth: a case-control and bidirectional case-crossover study
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:159-66. 2008
    ..20, 95% CI 1.03-1.39). In conclusion, we found prenatal smoking to be a risk factor for stillbirth even after minimizing the influence of known and unknown sources of confounding as well as changes in temporal trend in prenatal smoking...
  13. doi Extreme childhood obesity is associated with increased risk for gastroesophageal reflux disease in a large population-based study
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e257-63. 2011
    ..Although obesity and GERD are associated in adults, data in children are scarce and inconclusive. The aim of this study is to investigate whether, similar to adults, obesity is associated with GERD in youth...
  14. ncbi Risk factors for antepartum and intrapartum stillbirth: a population-based study
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:499-507. 2007
    ..Knowledge on timing of stillbirth specific risk factors may help clinicians in decreasing antepartum and intrapartum stillbirth risks through monitoring and timely intervention...
  15. doi Recurrence of fetal growth restriction in singleton and twin gestations
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 1977, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:654-61. 2009
    ..Although there is evidence of increased tendency of small for gestational age (SGA) births to recur, whether similar patterns of recurrence in twins among women that delivered a prior singleton SGA birth remains poorly studied...
  16. ncbi Acute and chronic respiratory diseases in pregnancy: associations with spontaneous premature rupture of membranes
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ 08901, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:669-75. 2007
    ..To examine whether acute and chronic respiratory diseases are associated with an increased risk of spontaneous premature rupture of the membranes (PROM)...
  17. ncbi Placental abruption in term and preterm gestations: evidence for heterogeneity in clinical pathways
    Cande V Ananth
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:785-92. 2006
    ..To estimate the magnitude of associations of acute and chronic processes with abruption in preterm and term gestations...
  18. doi Body weight and height data in electronic medical records of children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:237-42. 2010
    ..To address this issue, we evaluated the quality of body weight and height measures for children based on sequential health care encounters...
  19. ncbi Previous cesarean delivery and risks of placenta previa and placental abruption
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:771-8. 2006
    ..To examine the association between cesarean delivery and previa and abruption in subsequent pregnancies...
  20. ncbi Adverse perinatal outcomes among interracial couples in the United States
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, 08901, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:81-8. 2005
    ..We examined the association between parental race and stillbirth and adverse perinatal and infant outcomes...
  21. ncbi Recurrence of ischemic placental disease
    Cande V Ananth
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 1977, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:128-33. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that the presence of preeclampsia, small for gestational age (SGA)-birth, and placental abruption in the first pregnancy confers increased risk in the second pregnancy...
  22. pmc Associations between 2 polymorphisms in the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene and placental abruption
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:385.e1-7. 2007
    ..Given the underlying thrombotic nature of abruption, we hypothesized that polymorphisms in the MTHFR gene are associated with abruption...
  23. ncbi Changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies and risk of primary cesarean delivery
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:376.e1-7. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to examine whether the risk and indications for primary cesarean in the second pregnancy are influenced by changes in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) between pregnancies...
  24. ncbi Changes in prepregnancy body mass index between the first and second pregnancies and risk of large-for-gestational-age birth
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:530.e1-8. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to determine whether changes in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) between the first 2 pregnancies is associated with increased risk for large-for-gestational-age (LGA) birth in the second pregnancy...
  25. ncbi Primiparity: an 'intermediate' risk group for spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 1977, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:605-11. 2007
    ..Most women in their first pregnancy are at 'unknown' risk for preterm birth. We hypothesized that such women may be at an increased risk for preterm birth in comparison to those with a prior term birth...
  26. ncbi Acute and chronic respiratory diseases in pregnancy: associations with placental abruption
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1180-4. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to examine the associations between maternal respiratory diseases and placental abruption...
  27. ncbi Recent trends in asthma hospitalization and mortality in the United States
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 1977, USA
    J Asthma 42:373-8. 2005
    ..To study the recent trends in asthma hospitalization and mortality rates by age, gender, and race categories in the United States...
  28. doi Trends in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease-related hospitalizations in US children, adolescents, and young adults
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 48:597-603. 2009
    ..To investigate temporal trends of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and obesity among hospitalized US children, adolescents, and young adults over the past 2 decades and to examine potential sex disparities in NAFLD hospitalizations...
  29. pmc The Normal anticoagulant system and risk of placental abruption: protein C, protein S and resistance to activated protein C
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1377-83. 2010
    ..To examine the association between maternal thrombophilia associated with anticoagulation (proteins C and S and activated protein C resistance ratio, APCR) and risk of placental abruption...
  30. ncbi Recurrence of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm birth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univeristy of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:643-50. 2006
    ..We examined the recurrence of spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth...
  31. pmc Diagnosis of placental abruption: relationship between clinical and histopathological findings
    Denise A Elsasser
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 148:125-30. 2010
    ..We further examined the profile of chronic and acute histologic lesions associated with clinical abruption...
  32. ncbi Sudden infant death syndrome among twin births: United States, 1995-1998
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    J Perinatol 24:544-51. 2004
    ..To compare the incidence and risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in twin and singleton births and to estimate the concordance of SIDS in twins...
  33. ncbi Temporal changes in rates of stillbirth, neonatal and infant mortality among triplet gestations in the United States
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1506-11. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine temporal changes in stillbirth, neonatal and infant mortality rates among triplet births in the US, and to assess the contributions of triplet delivery at < 34 weeks to these changes...
  34. ncbi Evidence of placental abruption as a chronic process: associations with vaginal bleeding early in pregnancy and placental lesions
    Cande V Ananth
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 128:15-21. 2006
    ..Since enrolled pregnancies were managed without the biases created by modern perinatal surveillance and interventions, the natural history of disease in these data is ideal to study obstetrical complications such as placental abruption...
  35. ncbi Risk of infant mortality among twins in relation to placental abruption: contributions of preterm birth and restricted fetal growth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ 18907, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:524-31. 2005
    ..The association between fetal growth and abruption is strongest among the severely growth-restricted babies, suggesting that the origins of placental abruption may develop in early pregnancy...
  36. ncbi Maternal and obstetric risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome in the United States
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 0019, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:646-52. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to 1). study the incidence of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) among singleton births in the United States and 2). identify maternal and obstetric risk factors for SIDS...
  37. pmc Polymorphisms in methionine synthase reductase and betaine-homocysteine S-methyltransferase genes: risk of placental abruption
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Mol Genet Metab 91:104-10. 2007
    ..We assessed whether polymorphisms in MTRR (66A-->G; I22M) and BHMT (742G-->A; R239Q) were associated with abruption. We further evaluated whether homocysteine levels differed between cases and controls for MTRR and BHMT genotypes...
  38. ncbi Contribution of hypoglycemia to medical care expenditures and short-term disability in employees with diabetes
    George G Rhoads
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:447-52. 2005
    ..Diabetes is the third-most expensive physical health condition among US employees. We sought to evaluate the contribution of hypoglycemia to these costs...