KRISTEN HAWTHORNE KJERULFF

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The cost of being a woman: a national study of health care utilization and expenditures for female-specific conditions
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0855, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:13-21. 2007
  2. pmc Mode of first delivery and women's intentions for subsequent childbearing: findings from the First Baby Study
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:62-71. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and hysterectomy in a large prospective cohort study in American women
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Urol 167:2088-92. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking, body mass, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Maura K Whiteman
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:264-72. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Parity and route of delivery: does cesarean delivery reduce bladder symptoms later in life?
    Victoria L Handa
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:463-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and sexual function after hysterectomy in women with preoperative pain and depression
    Katherine E Hartmann
    Center for Women s Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 725 Airport Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:701-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Fear of cancer among women undergoing hysterectomy for benign conditions
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:420-4. 2005

Research Grants

  1. HORMONE REPLACEMENT AND RISK OF UTERINE FIBROID GROWTH
    Kristen Kjerulff; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Epidemiology of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Kristen Kjerulff; Fiscal Year: 2001
  3. Mode of First Delivery and Subsequent Child-Bearing
    KRISTEN HAWTHORNE KJERULFF; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The cost of being a woman: a national study of health care utilization and expenditures for female-specific conditions
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0855, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:13-21. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe health care utilization for female-specific conditions, the incremental expenditures attributable to these conditions, and the overall incremental expenditures across the lifespan...
  2. pmc Mode of first delivery and women's intentions for subsequent childbearing: findings from the First Baby Study
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:62-71. 2013
    ..Little research has addressed either of these hypotheses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and hysterectomy in a large prospective cohort study in American women
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Urol 167:2088-92. 2002
    ..We investigated the effects of hysterectomy with and without concomitant urinary incontinence repair on incontinence severity in one of the largest prospective studies of hysterectomy outcomes performed in the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking, body mass, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Maura K Whiteman
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:264-72. 2003
    ..To assess whether lifestyle factors, specifically smoking and body mass index (BMI), are associated with the occurrence of any, moderate to severe, or daily hot flashes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parity and route of delivery: does cesarean delivery reduce bladder symptoms later in life?
    Victoria L Handa
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:463-9. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate the impact of reproductive factors on the prevalence of urinary symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and sexual function after hysterectomy in women with preoperative pain and depression
    Katherine E Hartmann
    Center for Women s Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 725 Airport Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:701-9. 2004
    ..We sought to examine differences in quality of life and sexual function after hysterectomy among women with preoperative pain and depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fear of cancer among women undergoing hysterectomy for benign conditions
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:420-4. 2005
    ..This study examined fear of developing gynecologic cancer among women undergoing hysterectomy for benign conditions...

Research Grants9

  1. HORMONE REPLACEMENT AND RISK OF UTERINE FIBROID GROWTH
    Kristen Kjerulff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The results of this study will be of significant value to a growing body of fibroid patients reaching the menopause and to the clinicians who treat these patients. ..
  2. Epidemiology of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Kristen Kjerulff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Describe ambulatory operative procedures used as treatment for female pelvic floor disorders in the NSAS, and 3.) Describe office-based visits for female pelvic floor disorders in the NAMCS and the NHAMCS. ..
  3. Mode of First Delivery and Subsequent Child-Bearing
    KRISTEN HAWTHORNE KJERULFF; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will investigate the extent to which cesarean delivery increases a woman's risk of subsequent infertility and will substantially improve the current level of scientific knowledge about this issue. ..