Z D Mulla

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Affiliation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Group B streptococcal colonization and the risk of pre-eclampsia
    Z D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1089-98. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Fetal sex pairing and adverse perinatal outcomes in twin gestations
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:7-12. 2013
  3. pmc Elevated antiphospholipid antibody titers and adverse pregnancy outcomes: analysis of a population-based hospital dataset
    James Nodler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:11. 2009
  4. pmc Outcomes of patients hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure: does nesiritide make a difference?
    Richard J Carroll
    1Adventist Health System, LaGrange, Illinois, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:37. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and epidemiologic features of invasive group A streptococcal infections in children
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine at El Paso, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Pediatr Int 49:355-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for anaphylaxis in Florida: epidemiologic analysis of a population-based dataset
    Zuber D Mulla
    Division of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, Tex, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 144:128-36. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Descriptive and clinical epidemiology of preeclampsia and eclampsia in Florida
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:736-41. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Multiple imputation for missing laboratory data: an example from infectious disease epidemiology
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 4800 Alberta Ave, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:908-14. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for a prolonged length of stay in women hospitalized for preeclampsia in Texas
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 29:54-68. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Anaphylaxis in the obstetric patient: analysis of a statewide hospital discharge database
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:55-9. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Group B streptococcal colonization and the risk of pre-eclampsia
    Z D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1089-98. 2013
    ..69, 95% CI 0.66-0.72) in Texas. In two large statewide analyses, GBS carriage was inversely associated with pre-eclampsia. A sensitivity analysis revealed that misclassification of GBS status is not a likely explanation of our findings...
  2. doi request reprint Fetal sex pairing and adverse perinatal outcomes in twin gestations
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:7-12. 2013
    ..To assess the association between fetal sex pairing in twin pregnancies and adverse perinatal and infant outcomes...
  3. pmc Elevated antiphospholipid antibody titers and adverse pregnancy outcomes: analysis of a population-based hospital dataset
    James Nodler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:11. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Outcomes of patients hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure: does nesiritide make a difference?
    Richard J Carroll
    1Adventist Health System, LaGrange, Illinois, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:37. 2007
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the impact of nesiritide treatment on four outcomes among adults hospitalized for congestive heart failure (CHF) during a three-year period...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and epidemiologic features of invasive group A streptococcal infections in children
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine at El Paso, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Pediatr Int 49:355-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the clinical and epidemiologic features of children hospitalized for IGASI in Florida, USA, during a 4-year period...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for anaphylaxis in Florida: epidemiologic analysis of a population-based dataset
    Zuber D Mulla
    Division of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, Tex, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 144:128-36. 2007
    ..Previous epidemiologic studies of anaphylaxis have been single-institution investigations. The objective of this study was to determine the annual hospital discharge rate and risk factors for anaphylaxis outcomes throughout Florida...
  7. ncbi request reprint Descriptive and clinical epidemiology of preeclampsia and eclampsia in Florida
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:736-41. 2007
    ..To calculate preeclampsia/eclampsia rates for Florida and identify risk factors for prolonged length of stay (PLOS) among women hospitalized throughout Florida for preeclampsia/eclampsia and discharged in 2001...
  8. doi request reprint Multiple imputation for missing laboratory data: an example from infectious disease epidemiology
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 4800 Alberta Ave, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:908-14. 2009
    ..To present multiple imputation (MI) as an appropriate method to address missing values for a laboratory parameter (serum albumin) in an epidemiologic study...
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for a prolonged length of stay in women hospitalized for preeclampsia in Texas
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 29:54-68. 2010
    ..To identify correlates of a prolonged length of stay (PLOS) in women hospitalized for preeclampsia/eclampsia in Texas, USA...
  10. doi request reprint Anaphylaxis in the obstetric patient: analysis of a statewide hospital discharge database
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:55-9. 2010
    ..Previous reports of anaphylaxis during pregnancy typically have involved single institutions and a few cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Spline regression in clinical research
    Z D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine at El Paso, 4800 Alberta Ave, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    West Indian Med J 56:77-9. 2007
    ..Spline regression was used to assess the dose-response association between serum albumin and hospital mortality...
  12. doi request reprint Hospitalizations of children and young adults from peanut-induced anaphylaxis in Texas
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    South Med J 104:322-4. 2011
    ....
  13. pmc Correlates of length of stay, cost of care, and mortality among patients hospitalized for necrotizing fasciitis
    Z D Mulla
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 135:868-76. 2007
    ..39, P=0.04). Age > or =44 years was the most powerful predictor of prolonged LOS, elevated TC, and an increased risk of hospital mortality in patients suffering from NF...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for pelvic inflammatory disease in Texas. A population-based analysis
    Brandon J Miller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    J Reprod Med 55:367-72. 2010
    ..To calculate pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) hospitalization rates for Texas and identify risk factors for prolonged length of stay (PLOS) among women hospitalized for PID throughout Texas and discharged during a 2-year period...
  15. ncbi request reprint Invasive group A streptococcal disease and intensive care unit admissions
    Zuber D Mulla
    Epidemiology Discipline, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, El Paso, Texas 79902, USA
    Intensive Care Med 28:1822-4. 2002
    ..To determine the clinical epidemiology of invasive group A streptococcal disease (IGASD) and identify predictors of admissions into an intensive care unit (ICU)...
  16. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal symptomatology as a predictor of severe outcomes of invasive group A streptococcal infections
    O M Khateeb
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 138:534-41. 2010
    ..Clinicians who are treating young individuals presumed to be in the early stages of invasive GAS disease should take note of GI symptoms and remain vigilant for the development of a GAS necrotizing soft-tissue infection...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence of gestational fasting and postload single dysglycemia in Mexican-American women and their relative significance in identifying carbohydrate intolerance
    Ramaswami Kalamegham
    Department of Pathology, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:697-704. 2010
    ..Isolated dysglycemia, similar to GDM, is prevalent in Mexican-American women. The minimal impact of 3-hour PG supports a 2-hour OGTT. But our results question the use of an "OGTT protocol without a first-hour specimen."..
  18. ncbi request reprint Health insurance and the development of diabetic complications
    Nina E Flavin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    South Med J 102:805-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if there is an association between health insurance status and the outcome of complications among a group of diabetic patients admitted to a teaching hospital on the Texas-Mexico border...
  19. ncbi request reprint Invasive group A streptococcal disease: race, hypotension, and immunogenetics
    Zuber D Mulla
    Division of Epidemiology and Center for Infectious Diseases, University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, El Paso, Texas 79902, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S5-63-6. 2005
    ..To determine if there was an association between race and the incidence of hypotension among patients hospitalized for invasive group A streptococcal disease (IGASD)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Coccidioidomycosis infection in a predominantly Hispanic population
    Miguel Angel Pena-Ruiz
    Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 4801 Alberta Ave, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1111:122-8. 2007
    ..05). Coccidioiomycosis is not as frequent in El Paso, and for that matter in Texas, as in other states, but still has to be taken into consideration both in HIV and in diabetic patients...
  21. doi request reprint A case-control study of asthma and ovarian cancer
    Wafic M ElMasri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L Foster School of Medicine, El Paso, Texas Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, National Cancer Institute NIH NCI, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 65:101-5. 2010
    ..62, 95% CI: 0.45-0.87, p = .005). The results of this statewide exploratory study suggest that individuals with asthma may have a lower risk of developing ovarian cancer than nonasthmatics...
  22. pmc Blunt trauma as a risk factor for group A streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis
    Ziyad B Nuwayhid
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, and Department of Biological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas 79905, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:878-81. 2007
    ..We conducted two case-control studies to determine whether nonpenetrating trauma is a risk factor for either NF or severe cellulitis caused by GAS...
  23. doi request reprint Season of birth and the risk of uveal melanoma
    Zuber D Mulla
    Paul L Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 16:74-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether the risk of choroid and ciliary body melanoma varies according to season of birth...
  24. ncbi request reprint Treatment options in the management of necrotising fasciitis caused by Group A Streptococcus
    Zuber D Mulla
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, 1100 North Stanton Street, Suite 110, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:1695-700. 2004
    ..Intravenous immunoglobulin appears to be a promising adjunctive therapy in the management of GAS NF. Consultations with surgeons and infectious disease specialists are imperative...
  25. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency and Helicobacter pylori infection in the United States
    Victor M Cardenas
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas School of Public Health, El Paso, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:127-34. 2006
    ..4, 95% CI: 0.9, 2.0) after controlling for relevant covariates. In the United States, H. pylori infection was associated with iron deficiency/IDA regardless of the presence or absence of peptic ulcer disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for nontraumatic disorders of the eye and ocular adnexa: analysis of the Florida agency for health care administration data set
    Zuber D Mulla
    Discipline of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, El Paso Regional Campus, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:262-6. 2004
    ..To study the demographic features and patterns of hospital admission in Florida for nontraumatic disorders of the eye and ocular adnexa...
  27. ncbi request reprint Group A streptococcal pneumonia
    Zuber D Mulla
    Arch Intern Med 163:2101; author reply 2101-2. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and hypotension among patients hospitalized for invasive Group A streptococcal disease
    Zuber D Mulla
    Ann Epidemiol 13:543-4. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Comment on Fox et al's presentation of two invasive group A streptococcal (GAS) infections
    Zuber D Mulla
    J Emerg Med 24:473-4. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Invasive group A Streptococcus disease
    Zuber D Mulla
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1453. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Group A streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis: reducing the risk of unwarranted litigation
    Zuber D Mulla
    Am J Emerg Med 23:578-9. 2005
  32. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive group a streptococcal infection in the United States
    Zuber D Mulla
    Clin Infect Dis 46:482-3. 2008
  33. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for anaphylaxis in Florida: analysis of month of discharge
    Michael R Simon
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 146:89-90. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Group A streptococcal infections in long-term care facilities
    Zuber D Mulla
    Am J Infect Control 33:375-6. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Invasive group A streptococcal infections in Florida
    Zuber D Mulla
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    South Med J 96:968-73. 2003
    ..Several previous studies of invasive Group A streptococcal (GAS) disease have been hindered by small sample sizes (< or = 100 patients) and limited generalizability...
  36. pmc Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and group A streptococcal infection
    David M Aronoff
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1291. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinical pathway care improves outcomes among patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia
    Loran D Hauck
    Adventist Health System, Orlando, FL, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:669-75. 2004
    ..To examine the impact of a unique evidence-based clinical pathway on six outcomes of care in patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)...
  38. ncbi request reprint A report of a breast cancer cluster among employees of an elementary school
    Zuber D Mulla
    Breast J 11:162-3. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Therapies for necrotising fasciitis
    Michael H Young
    St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 6:155-65. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Mortality associated with nesiritide
    Richard J Carroll
    Am Heart J 153:e43; author reply e45. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Comments regarding "pain and a purple lesion"
    David M Aronoff
    Am J Med 120:e15; author reply e17. 2007