Theresa Scholl

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Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Maternal iron status: relation to fetal growth, length of gestation, and iron endowment of the neonate
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, New Jersey 08104, USA
    Nutr Rev 69:S23-9. 2011
  2. pmc Maternal vitamin D status and delivery by cesarean
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SOM, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Nutrients 4:319-30. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal diet, C-reactive protein, and the outcome of pregnancy
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:233-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D intake during pregnancy: association with maternal characteristics and infant birth weight
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, New Jersey, USA
    Early Hum Dev 85:231-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Maternal nutrition before and during pregnancy
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084 1489, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 61:79-89. 2008
  6. pmc Vitamin E: maternal concentrations are associated with fetal growth
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1442-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress, diet, and the etiology of preeclampsia
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1390-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Iron status during pregnancy: setting the stage for mother and infant
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, New Jersey 08084, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1218S-1222S. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The dietary glycemic index during pregnancy: influence on infant birth weight, fetal growth, and biomarkers of carbohydrate metabolism
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:467-74. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint High third-trimester ferritin concentration: associations with very preterm delivery, infection, and maternal nutritional status
    T O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:161-6. 1998

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Publications25

  1. pmc Maternal iron status: relation to fetal growth, length of gestation, and iron endowment of the neonate
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, New Jersey 08104, USA
    Nutr Rev 69:S23-9. 2011
    ..Recent follow-up studies of children born to women supplemented with iron-folic acid suggest that mortality is decreased and that the infant's iron endowment reflects the mother's iron status during pregnancy...
  2. pmc Maternal vitamin D status and delivery by cesarean
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SOM, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Nutrients 4:319-30. 2012
    ..Results were the similar when prior guidelines for vitamin D deficiency (25(OH)D < 37.5nmol/L) and insufficiency (37.5-80 nmol/L) were utilized...
  3. ncbi request reprint Maternal diet, C-reactive protein, and the outcome of pregnancy
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:233-40. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D intake during pregnancy: association with maternal characteristics and infant birth weight
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, New Jersey, USA
    Early Hum Dev 85:231-4. 2009
    ..Vitamin D insufficiency is beginning to be recognized as a public health problem. It is plausible that some portion of the lower Vitamin D levels which characterize minority populations is related to diet...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal nutrition before and during pregnancy
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084 1489, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 61:79-89. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Vitamin E: maternal concentrations are associated with fetal growth
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1442-8. 2006
    ..Few data exist on the effects of the 2 most abundant isomers of vitamin E (alpha- and gamma-tocopherols) on fetal growth...
  7. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress, diet, and the etiology of preeclampsia
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1390-6. 2005
    ..It is uncertain whether such an imbalance occurs before clinical recognition of the syndrome or whether it is related to diet...
  8. ncbi request reprint Iron status during pregnancy: setting the stage for mother and infant
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, New Jersey 08084, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1218S-1222S. 2005
    ..Anemia and IDA are not synonymous, even among low-income minority women in their reproductive years...
  9. ncbi request reprint The dietary glycemic index during pregnancy: influence on infant birth weight, fetal growth, and biomarkers of carbohydrate metabolism
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:467-74. 2004
    ..Consistent with data on maternal plasma glucose, data in this study show that the type of carbohydrate in the diet of urban, low-income women influences fetal growth and infant birth weight...
  10. ncbi request reprint High third-trimester ferritin concentration: associations with very preterm delivery, infection, and maternal nutritional status
    T O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:161-6. 1998
    ..To determine whether a high concentration of serum ferritin during the third trimester is a marker of subclinical maternal infection and very preterm delivery and is associated with maternal nutritional status...
  11. ncbi request reprint Folic acid: influence on the outcome of pregnancy
    T O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:1295S-303S. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Leptin and maternal growth during adolescent pregnancy
    T O Scholl
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1542-7. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint Oxidant damage to DNA and pregnancy outcome
    T O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    J Matern Fetal Med 10:182-5. 2001
    ..The most abundant of the nucleoside oxidation products is 8-oxo-7,8 dihydro-2 deoxyguanosine (8 OH-dG). Our objective was to determine whether oxidative damage to DNA, as measured by 8 OH-dG, is increased with poor pregnancy outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maternal glucose concentration influences fetal growth, gestation, and pregnancy complications
    T O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:514-20. 2001
    ..They raise the question of whether higher, but seemingly normal maternal glucose concentration predisposes to or is a marker for placental inflammation and infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal glucose level on ethnic differences in birth weight and pregnancy outcome
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084 1489, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:498-506. 2002
    ..Maternal glucose concentration did not differ between Hispanics and Whites; consequently, glucose did not influence this ethnic difference in birth weight and pregnancy outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Insulin and the "thrifty" woman: the influence of insulin during pregnancy on gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention
    Theresa O Scholl
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey, USA
    Matern Child Health J 6:255-61. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in C-peptide/insulin/glucose dynamics in young pregnant women
    Xinhua Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey 08084, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:4642-6. 2002
    ..There were ethnic differences in insulin production and resistance in both fasting and glucose-stimulated conditions in normal young nondiabetic pregnant women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Common dihydrofolate reductase 19-base pair deletion allele: a novel risk factor for preterm delivery
    William G Johnson
    Department of Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:664-8. 2005
    ..Dihydrofolate reductase (DHFR) is required to convert the folic acid used in supplements and for food fortification and the dihydrofolate produced by thymidylate synthase during DNA synthesis to the reduced folate forms used by the cell...
  19. ncbi request reprint The thyroid and pregnancy: a novel risk factor for very preterm delivery
    Alex Stagnaro-Green
    Department of Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 17101 6035, USA
    Thyroid 15:351-7. 2005
    ..There were no significant associations between TSH level or thyroglobulin antibody positivity and the risk of moderately preterm delivery...
  20. pmc Differences in maternal circulating fatty acid composition and dietary fat intake in women with gestational diabetes mellitus or mild gestational hyperglycemia
    Xinhua Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, New Jersey, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2049-54. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint Association of glutathione peroxidase activity with insulin resistance and dietary fat intake during normal pregnancy
    Xinhua Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey 08084, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:5963-8. 2003
    ..There are ethnic differences in antioxidant response and dietary fat intake. Our findings suggest a potential link among antioxidant defenses, insulin resistance, and dietary fat intake...
  22. doi request reprint Oxidative stress early in pregnancy and pregnancy outcome
    T Peter Stein
    Department of Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Free Radic Res 42:841-8. 2008
    ..In contrast, 8-OHdG tracked lower infant birthweight and shortened gestation duration. Birth defects were associated with low levels of 8-OHdG...
  23. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress: changes in pregnancy and with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Xinhua Chen
    University of Medicine Science Center and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:282-8. 2005
    ..The effects of supplementation with antioxidants or antioxidant-rich food in T2DM are controversial. Whether or not increased antioxidant intake can reduce the complications of GDM in both mother and fetus has not been explored...
  24. pmc Association of elevated free fatty acids during late pregnancy with preterm delivery
    Xinhua Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:297-303. 2008
    ..To examine the association between moderately elevated maternal plasma free fatty acids (FFAs) during late pregnancy and preterm delivery...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association of elevated serum ferritin levels and the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus in pregnant women: The Camden study
    Xinhua Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, 2 Medical Center Dr, Science Center, Suite 390, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1077-82. 2006
    ..The association, at least in part, is mediated by the maternal fat mass and obesity. These data suggest a possible link between elevated serum ferritin and low-grade inflammation...

Research Grants9

  1. OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANTIOXIDANT STATUS & PREGNANCY OUTCOME
    Theresa Scholl; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To collect and stabilize cord blood mRNA for future research. To continue enrolling women into the cohort, monitoring them during pregnancy and collecting cord blood at delivery. ..
  2. OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANTIOXIDANT STATUS & PREGNANCY OUTCOME
    Theresa Scholl; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....