Donna D Baird

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On the frequency of intercourse around ovulation: evidence for biological influences
    A J Wilcox
    National Institute of Environment Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    Hum Reprod 19:1539-43. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Short-term change in growth of uterine leiomyoma: tumor growth spurts
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, Laboratory of Women s Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:242-6. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Vitamin d and the risk of uterine fibroids
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 24:447-53. 2013
  4. pmc Anti-Müllerian hormone: a potential new tool in epidemiologic studies of female fecundability
    Donna D Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:245-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Why is parity protective for uterine fibroids?
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 14:247-50. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with development of uterine leiomyoma
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:157-63. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure is associated with uterine leiomyoma development
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, A3 05, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 20:81-4. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The gestational timing of pregnancy loss: adaptive strategy?
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Research, Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 21:725-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: uterine leiomyomata-we know so little but could learn so much
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:124-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Luteinizing hormone in premenopausal women may stimulate uterine leiomyomata development
    Donna D Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 13:130-5. 2006

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint On the frequency of intercourse around ovulation: evidence for biological influences
    A J Wilcox
    National Institute of Environment Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    Hum Reprod 19:1539-43. 2004
    ..Such coordination has not been established in humans. We explored this possibility by examining patterns of sexual intercourse in relation to ovulation...
  2. doi request reprint Short-term change in growth of uterine leiomyoma: tumor growth spurts
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, Laboratory of Women s Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:242-6. 2011
    ..To describe the short-term changes in growth of uterine leiomyomas (fibroids)...
  3. doi request reprint Vitamin d and the risk of uterine fibroids
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 24:447-53. 2013
    ..No previous study has examined whether vitamin D is related to fibroid status in women...
  4. pmc Anti-Müllerian hormone: a potential new tool in epidemiologic studies of female fecundability
    Donna D Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:245-9. 2012
    ..In addition, this hormone should be investigated as an independent measure of fecundability in studies that focus on exposures hypothesized to target the ovary...
  5. ncbi request reprint Why is parity protective for uterine fibroids?
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 14:247-50. 2003
    ..If the hypothesis is supported by more direct evidence, it may have broader implications, supporting the idea that tissue remodeling may be a general mechanism for limiting tumor development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with development of uterine leiomyoma
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:157-63. 2007
    ..The authors concluded that regular exercise might help women prevent fibroids...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure is associated with uterine leiomyoma development
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, A3 05, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 20:81-4. 2005
    ..1-5.4). Exposed women tended to have larger tumors. Results were robust to sensitivity analyses. Findings support experimental animal data and indicate a role for prenatal estrogen exposure in the etiology of human uterine leiomyoma...
  8. doi request reprint The gestational timing of pregnancy loss: adaptive strategy?
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Research, Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 21:725-7. 2009
    ..Specific questions within the broad framework of this hypothesis can be addressed with research in comparative physiology and endocrinology...
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: uterine leiomyomata-we know so little but could learn so much
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:124-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Luteinizing hormone in premenopausal women may stimulate uterine leiomyomata development
    Donna D Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 13:130-5. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that luteinizing hormone (LH) would have the same effect by activating the LH/hCG receptor, and it would follow that premenopausal women with higher basal LH levels would be more likely to have leiomyomata...
  11. doi request reprint Within-person variability in urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations: measurements from specimens after long-term frozen storage
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:169-75. 2010
    ..These findings support the use of stored urine specimens collected during the relevant stage of human pregnancy to investigate the influence of phthalate exposures on later outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rescue of the corpus luteum in human pregnancy
    Donna Day Baird
    Epidemiology Branch Biostatistics Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Biol Reprod 68:448-56. 2003
    ..Delineating the functional importance of an abrupt progesterone rise at the time of implantation may provide new strategies for promoting successful implantation in assisted reproduction...
  13. pmc Uterine leiomyomata in relation to insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin, and diabetes
    Donna D Baird
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 20:604-10. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that circulating levels of these proteins would be associated with increased prevalence and size of uterine fibroids...
  14. pmc Perfluorinated compounds in relation to birth weight in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Kristina W Whitworth
    National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1209-16. 2012
    ..Whether some of the associations suggested by these findings may be due to a noncausal pharmacokinetic mechanism remains unclear...
  15. pmc Patterns and predictors of vaginal bleeding in the first trimester of pregnancy
    Reem Hasan
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:524-31. 2010
    ..This study characterizes first trimester bleeding, setting aside bleeding that occurs at time of miscarriage...
  16. pmc Prenatal and infant exposures and age at menarche
    Aimee A D'Aloisio
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 24:277-84. 2013
    ..The number of established factors that contribute to early menarche is limited. We studied prenatal and infant exposures in relation to age at menarche in a nationwide cohort of women who have a family history of breast cancer...
  17. pmc Early-life exposures and early-onset uterine leiomyomata in black women in the Sister Study
    Aimee A D'Aloisio
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:406-12. 2012
    ..An earlier analysis of non-Hispanic white women who participated in the Sister Study found associations between several early-life factors and early-onset fibroids...
  18. pmc Pregnancy-related fibroid reduction
    Shannon K Laughlin
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2421-3. 2010
    ..Of 171 women with one initial fibroid, 36% had no identifiable fibroid at the time of postpartum ultrasound, and 79% of the remaining fibroids decreased in size...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and self-reported gestational diabetes mellitus in the Agricultural Health Study
    Tina M Saldana
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P O Box 12233, MD A3 05, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:529-34. 2007
    ..To examine the association between pesticide use during pregnancy and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) among wives of licensed pesticide applicators...
  20. pmc Perfluorinated compounds and subfecundity in pregnant women
    Kristina W Whitworth
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 23:257-63. 2012
    ..We examined subfecundity in relation to 2 perfluorinated compounds-perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)...
  21. pmc Accuracy of reporting bleeding during pregnancy
    Reem Hasan
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:31-4. 2010
    ..Overall, the presence of vaginal bleeding, a common and potentially alarming symptom of early pregnancy, may be assessed by interview later in pregnancy with reasonable accuracy...
  22. pmc Association of intrauterine and early-life exposures with diagnosis of uterine leiomyomata by 35 years of age in the Sister Study
    Aimee A D'Aloisio
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:375-81. 2010
    ..Early-life exposures to hormonally active compounds and other factors may affect later response to estrogen or progesterone and hence may influence development of uterine leiomyomata (fibroids)...
  23. pmc Effects of early pregnancy loss on hormone levels in the subsequent menstrual cycle
    Anne Marie Z Jukic
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Gynecol Endocrinol 26:897-901. 2010
    ..Very early pregnancy losses do not appear to influence subsequent menstrual cycles to the same degree as spontaneous miscarriages...
  24. ncbi request reprint Bayesian modeling of incidence and progression of disease from cross-sectional data
    B Dunson
    Biostatistics Branch, MD A3 03, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Biometrics 58:813-22. 2002
    ..A Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithm is described for posterior computation, and the methods are applied to data from a study of uterine leiomyoma...
  25. pmc Association between first-trimester vaginal bleeding and miscarriage
    Reem Hasan
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:860-7. 2009
    ..To estimate the strength of association between first-trimester bleeding and miscarriage, setting aside bleeding at time of loss...
  26. pmc Prevalence of uterine leiomyomas in the first trimester of pregnancy: an ultrasound-screening study
    Shannon K Laughlin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:630-5. 2009
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  27. pmc In utero exposure to tobacco smoke and subsequent reduced fertility in females
    Xibiao Ye
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIEHS, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Human and Health Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:2901-6. 2010
    ..Animal studies have shown that in utero exposure to chemicals in tobacco smoke reduces female fertility, but epidemiological findings have been inconsistent...
  28. ncbi request reprint A proportional hazards model for incidence and induced remission of disease
    David B Dunson
    Biostatistics Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Biometrics 58:71-8. 2002
    ..Inference uses Bayesian methods via Markov chain Monte Carlo. Theoretical properties are derived, and the approach is illustrated through analysis of the effects of childbirth on uterine leiomyoma (fibroids)...
  29. pmc Lifestyle and reproductive factors associated with follicular phase length
    Anne Marie Zaura Jukic
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1340-7. 2007
    ..We sought to identify characteristics associated with follicular phase length...
  30. pmc IGF-I and IGFBP-3 polymorphisms in relation to circulating levels among African American and Caucasian women
    Aimee A D'Aloisio
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P O Box 12233, Mail Drop A3 05, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:954-66. 2009
    ..Our study supports that common IGFBP-3 SNPs, especially rs2854746, influence plasma IGFBP-3 levels among African Americans and Caucasians but provides less evidence that IGF-I SNPs affect plasma IGF-I levels...
  31. ncbi request reprint Men's body mass index and infertility
    Ruby H N Nguyen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIEHS, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Hum Reprod 22:2488-93. 2007
    ..We investigated whether higher BMI among men is associated with infertility and if so, to what extent that effect might be mediated by altered sexual function...
  32. pmc Accuracy of reporting of menstrual cycle length
    Anne Marie Zaura Jukic
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:25-33. 2008
    ..Studies that rely on self-reported cycle length could be prone to artifactual findings because of systematic covariate effects on reporting...
  33. pmc Consumer product exposures associated with urinary phthalate levels in pregnant women
    Jessie P Buckley
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:468-75. 2012
    ..Although personal care product use may be an important predictor of urinary phthalate levels, most of the variability in phthalate exposure was not captured by our relatively comprehensive set of questionnaire items...
  34. pmc Measuring menstrual discomfort: a comparison of interview and diary data
    Anne Marie Zaura Jukic
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Epidemiology 19:846-50. 2008
    ..Menstrual discomfort is common among women of reproductive age and can be debilitating. The accuracy of self-report of menstrual discomfort is unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint Increased infertility with age in men and women
    David B Dunson
    Biostatistics Branch and Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:51-6. 2004
    ..To estimate the effects of aging on the percentage of outwardly healthy couples who are sterile (completely unable to conceive without assisted reproduction) or infertile (unable to conceive within a year of unprotected intercourse)...
  36. pmc Pesticide exposure and hypertensive disorders during pregnancy
    Tina M Saldana
    Social and Scientific Systems, Inc, 1009 Slater Road, Durham, NC 27703, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1393-6. 2009
    ..Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, including pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) and preeclampsia (PE), complicate 2-8% of pregnancies. Few studies have examined environmental risk factors in relation to these conditions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Self-reported heavy bleeding associated with uterine leiomyomata
    Ganesa Wegienka
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:431-7. 2003
    ..To characterize the relationship between self-reported bleeding symptoms and uterine leiomyoma size and location...
  38. pmc Growth of uterine leiomyomata among premenopausal black and white women
    Shyamal D Peddada
    Biostatistics Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:19887-92. 2008
    ....
  39. pmc Reproducibility of urinary phthalate metabolites in first morning urine samples
    Jane A Hoppin
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2233, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:515-8. 2002
    ..5 for mBzP. These results suggest that even with the short half-lives of phthalates, women's patterns of exposure may be sufficiently stable to assign an exposure level based on a single first morning void urine measurement...
  40. pmc Perfluoroalkyl substances and lipid concentrations in plasma during pregnancy among women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne P Starling
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, DHHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Environ Int 62:104-12. 2014
    ..If there is a causal link between PFAS concentrations and elevated lipids during pregnancy, this may suggest a mechanism by which PFAS exposure leads to certain adverse pregnancy outcomes, including preeclampsia...
  41. doi request reprint Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane and polychlorinated biphenyls: intraindividual changes, correlations, and predictors in healthy women from the southeastern United States
    Thao T Vo
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2729-36. 2008
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Changes with age in the level and duration of fertility in the menstrual cycle
    David B Dunson
    Biostatistics Branch, MD A3 03, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Hum Reprod 17:1399-403. 2002
    ....
  43. pmc Uterine leiomyomata associated with self-reported stress urinary incontinence
    Anca D Dragomir
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:245-50. 2010
    ..To investigate the association between the presence and characteristics of uterine leiomyomata (UL) and self-reported stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Can men provide accurate confounder data about their partners for Time-to-Pregnancy studies?
    Ruby H N Nguyen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27703, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:186-90. 2007
    ..In many occupation-based TTP studies, all information is collected through the male partner. There are no data on the validity of the man's report of his partner's fertility-related behavior...
  45. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the onset of symptoms of pregnancy
    Amy E Sayle
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:676-80. 2002
    ..The earliest symptoms do not begin until after key stages of embryogenesis, reinforcing the need for women to initiate sound health behaviors before pregnancy is apparent. Published by Elsevier Science Inc...
  46. pmc Genome-wide analysis of loss of heterozygosity and copy number amplification in uterine leiomyomas using the 100K single nucleotide polymorphism array
    Kellen L Meadows
    Laboratory of Molecular Carcinogenesis, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Exp Mol Pathol 91:434-9. 2011
    ..Despite the importance of this tumor in women's health, relatively little is known about the molecular etiology...
  47. pmc Neurobehavioral performance and work experience in Florida farmworkers
    Freya Kamel
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1765-72. 2003
    ..We conclude that long-term experience of farm work is associated with measurable deficits in cognitive and psychomotor function...
  48. pmc The fibroid growth study: determinants of therapeutic intervention
    Barbara J Davis
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:725-32. 2009
    ....
  49. pmc Keloids and ultrasound detected fibroids in young african american women
    Quaker E Harmon
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e84737. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between self-reported keloids and ultrasound detected fibroids in a population of young African American women...
  50. pmc Invited commentary: Natural versus unnatural sex ratios--a quandary of modern times
    Allen J Wilcox
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1332-4; discussion 1335. 2011
    ..The possible role of sex selection in the Cuban context is discussed...
  51. pmc Within-person variability in urinary bisphenol A concentrations: measurements from specimens after long-term frozen storage
    Pablo A Nepomnaschy
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Environ Res 109:734-7. 2009
    ..Our aims were to evaluate the stability of BPA in specimens after 22-24 years of storage and to measure within-person temporal variability in urinary BPA...
  52. ncbi request reprint Reduced fertility among overweight and obese men
    Markku Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 17:520-3. 2006
    ..Overweight and obese men have been reported to have lower sperm counts and hormonal changes, but data are lacking regarding effects on couple fertility...
  53. ncbi request reprint Influence of medical conditions and lifestyle factors on the menstrual cycle
    Andrew S Rowland
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 13:668-74. 2002
    ..Few studies have described medical and lifestyle factors associated with various menstrual cycle characteristics...
  54. ncbi request reprint Potential bias due to excluding oral contraceptive users when estimating menstrual cycle characteristics
    Ganesa Wegienka
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:947-50. 2003
    ..However, our data indicate that, with only a few additional questions, information on usual menstrual cycle characteristics can be collected and used to evaluate bias in any given study...
  55. pmc Associations of abdominal fat with perceived racism and passive emotional responses to racism in African American women
    Anissa I Vines
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:526-30. 2007
    ..Passive emotional responses to perceived racism, hypothesized to have particularly adverse effects, were also examined...
  56. ncbi request reprint Obesity and insulin-like growth factor-I in African Americans and Whites
    Donna Day Baird
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1526; author reply 1526. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint Uterine leiomyomata (fibroids): are bleeding symptoms more likely to be reported after diagnosis?
    Ganesa Wegienka
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:318-20. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint A comparison of recalled date of last menstrual period with prospectively recorded dates
    Ganesa Wegienka
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:248-52. 2005
    ..Women are often asked to recall the first day of their last menstrual period (LMP date) in a clinic setting (i.e., pregnancy dating, x-rays). There are no data supporting the validity of these reports...