Emily W Harville

Summary

Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Population changes, racial/ethnic disparities, and birth outcomes in Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:S39-45. 2010
  2. pmc Is the metabolic syndrome a "small baby" syndrome?: the bogalusa heart study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:413-21. 2012
  3. pmc Predictors of birth weight and gestational age among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA 70114, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S150-63. 2012
  4. pmc Combined effects of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Gustav on the mental health of mothers of small children
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:288-96. 2011
  5. pmc Pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:564-71. 2010
  6. pmc Childhood hardship, maternal smoking, and birth outcomes: a prospective cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:533-9. 2010
  7. pmc Stress questionnaires and stress biomarkers during pregnancy
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1425-33. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Stress and placental resistance measured by Doppler ultrasound in early and mid-pregnancy
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 32:23-30. 2008
  9. pmc Resilience after hurricane Katrina among pregnant and postpartum women
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:20-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of salivary cortisol secretion in pregnancy and implications for assessment protocols
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:85-91. 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Population changes, racial/ethnic disparities, and birth outcomes in Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:S39-45. 2010
    ..To examine how the demographic and other population changes affected birth and obstetric outcomes in Louisiana, and the effect of the hurricane on racial disparities in these outcomes...
  2. pmc Is the metabolic syndrome a "small baby" syndrome?: the bogalusa heart study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:413-21. 2012
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  3. pmc Predictors of birth weight and gestational age among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA 70114, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S150-63. 2012
    ..In nonblack adolescents, lower body mass index was associated with lower birth weight, whereas being unmarried was associated with lower gestational age. Predictors of birth outcomes may differ by age group and social context...
  4. pmc Combined effects of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Gustav on the mental health of mothers of small children
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:288-96. 2011
    ..Multiple disaster experiences are associated with worse mental health overall, although many women are resilient. Perceiving benefit after the first disaster was not protective...
  5. pmc Pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:564-71. 2010
    ..No strong associations were found between higher pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and SGA or PTB, and stress reactivity did not have a stronger association with birth outcomes in blacks than whites...
  6. pmc Childhood hardship, maternal smoking, and birth outcomes: a prospective cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:533-9. 2010
    ..To determine the association between type, chronicity, and severity of childhood hardships and smoking status during pregnancy, preterm birth (PTB), and low birth weight (LBW)...
  7. pmc Stress questionnaires and stress biomarkers during pregnancy
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1425-33. 2009
    ..Although these hormones have been interpreted as biomarkers of stress, it is unclear whether psychosocial measures are empirically associated with biomarkers of stress in pregnant women...
  8. doi request reprint Stress and placental resistance measured by Doppler ultrasound in early and mid-pregnancy
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 32:23-30. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Resilience after hurricane Katrina among pregnant and postpartum women
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:20-7. 2010
    ..Others report benefits after traumatic experiences (posttraumatic growth). The objective of this study was to examine demographic and hurricane-related predictors of resilience and posttraumatic growth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of salivary cortisol secretion in pregnancy and implications for assessment protocols
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:85-91. 2007
    ..82 to 0.88). Standardizing the clinic measurement to a single time of day did not substantially improve correlations with mean AUC. Correlations with measures of reported stress were also not strong...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cleft palate alone and cleft palate with accompanying defects
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:389-95. 2007
    ..Risk factors differ between cases of cleft palate with and without accompanying defects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychological and biological markers of stress and bacterial vaginosis in pregnant women
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BJOG 114:216-23. 2007
    ..To determine whether stress is associated with risk of bacterial vaginosis (BV) in pregnant women...
  13. pmc Allostatic load and birth outcomes among white and black women in New Orleans
    Maeve E Wallace
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1025-9. 2013
    ..These findings represent possible evidence of the effect of stress age on gestational age. As a measure of cumulative disadvantage, allostatic load may prove to be a contributor to the racial disparities in birth outcomes...
  14. pmc Postpartum mental health after Hurricane Katrina: a cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:21. 2009
    ..Depression is also common after a woman gives birth. However, no research has addressed postpartum women's mental health after natural disaster...
  15. doi request reprint Hurricane Katrina and perinatal health
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Birth 36:325-31. 2009
    ..Although additional physical and mental health care needs to be provided for the most severely exposed women and their babies, many women are capable of surviving and thriving in postdisaster environments...
  16. pmc Exposure to Hurricane Katrina, post-traumatic stress disorder and birth outcomes
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:111-5. 2008
    ..Little is known about the effects of natural disasters on pregnancy outcomes. We studied mental health and birth outcomes among women exposed to Hurricane Katrina...
  17. pmc Hurricane Katrina experience and the risk of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression among pregnant women
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 5:181-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of exposure to Hurricane Katrina on mental health in pregnant women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cleft lip and palate versus cleft lip only: are they distinct defects?
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:448-53. 2005
    ..7 vs. 0.7, p=0.07). Although cleft lip with cleft palate may simply represent a more severe form of the defect, epidemiologic assessments of cleft lip should, when possible, include separate analyses of these two groups...
  19. pmc Hurricane Katrina-related maternal stress, maternal mental health, and early infant temperament
    Michael T Tees
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:511-8. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to determine the effects of maternal exposure to disasters on child temperament, but in order to help babies born in the aftermath of disaster, the focus may need to be on the mother's mental health...
  20. pmc Preconception cardiovascular risk factors and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Epidemiology 22:724-30. 2011
    ..Little is known about the relationship between preconception cardiovascular risk factor levels and pregnancy complications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perceived life stress and bacterial vaginosis
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:627-33. 2005
    ..Because stress can suppress immune function, increased stress might increase the risk of BV. Our objective was to determine whether life stress was associated with risk of bacterial vaginosis in a cohort of nonpregnant women...
  22. pmc Experience of Hurricane Katrina and reported intimate partner violence
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:833-45. 2011
    ..Relief and medical workers may need to be aware of the possibility of increased IPV after disaster...
  23. pmc The association between prepregnancy parental support and control and adolescent girls' pregnancy resolution decisions
    Aubrey Spriggs Madkour
    Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:413-9. 2013
    ..To examine the influence of prepregnancy parental support and control on adolescent girls' pregnancy resolution decisions...
  24. pmc Predictors of healthy birth outcome in adolescents: a positive deviance approach
    Maeve E Wallace
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:314-21. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to utilize a positive deviance framework to identify sociodemographic and behavioral characteristics associated with a healthy birth outcome among adolescents...
  25. pmc Telomere length, pre-eclampsia, and gestational diabetes
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 3:113. 2010
    ..Telomere length is a marker of cumulative damage to the cell, and has been associated with cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake during pregnancy among white and African-American pregnant women in the United States
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:43-50. 2004
    ..To characterize the calcium intake in a racially mixed cohort of pregnant women, including the contribution of supplementation and antacids...
  27. ncbi request reprint Vaginal bleeding in very early pregnancy
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Hum Reprod 18:1944-7. 2003
    ..Little is known about the occurrence and patterns of vaginal bleeding during the earliest stages of pregnancy. We explore this in a prospective study of early pregnancy...