Darios Getahun

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Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 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
  2. ncbi request reprint 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
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
  4. ncbi request reprint 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
  5. ncbi request reprint 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
  6. ncbi request reprint 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
  7. ncbi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. ncbi request reprint 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
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint 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...
  12. doi request reprint 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint 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...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...