X Xiong

Summary

Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in preterm births in infants conceived by in vitro fertilization in the United States
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:128.e1-6. 2013
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy-induced hypertension and perinatal mortality
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building, Suite 2022, SL 18, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:402-6. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and infant growth: optimal infant weight gain versus optimal infant weight
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building Suite 2022, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:57-63. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease as one possible explanation for the Mexican paradox
    X Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building Suite 2022, SL 18, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Med Hypotheses 67:1348-54. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and gestational diabetes mellitus
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1086-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review
    X Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    BJOG 113:135-43. 2006
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint History of abortion, preterm and term birth, and risk of gestational hypertension: a population-based study
    Xu Xiong
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Reprod Med 49:899-907. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of pregnancy-induced hypertension on birthweight by gestational age
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:186-91. 2004

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Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in preterm births in infants conceived by in vitro fertilization in the United States
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:128.e1-6. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to examine racial and ethnic differences in preterm births in infants conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy-induced hypertension and perinatal mortality
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building, Suite 2022, SL 18, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:402-6. 2007
    ..To examine the association between pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) and perinatal mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and infant growth: optimal infant weight gain versus optimal infant weight
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building Suite 2022, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:57-63. 2007
    ..Objective of this study was to examine infant growth patterns by measuring infant weight gain relative to birth weight...
  5. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease as one possible explanation for the Mexican paradox
    X Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Tidewater Building Suite 2022, SL 18, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Med Hypotheses 67:1348-54. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and gestational diabetes mellitus
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1086-9. 2006
    ..We examined the relationship between periodontal disease and different types of diabetes in pregnant and nonpregnant women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review
    X Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    BJOG 113:135-43. 2006
    ..Recent studies suggest that periodontal disease, as a source of subclinical and persistent infection, may induce systemic inflammatory responses that increase the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint History of abortion, preterm and term birth, and risk of gestational hypertension: a population-based study
    Xu Xiong
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Reprod Med 49:899-907. 2004
    ..To examine the consequence of prior abortion and preterm and term birth on the occurrence of gestational hypertension in the subsequent pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of pregnancy-induced hypertension on birthweight by gestational age
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:186-91. 2004
    ..In this Chinese population, most babies born to mothers with severe pre-eclampsia or pre-eclampsia and gestational hypertension had similar fetal growth to those born to normotensive mothers...
  11. pmc Periodontal disease is associated with gestational diabetes mellitus: a case-control study
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Periodontol 80:1742-9. 2009
    ..Few studies have specifically examined the relationship between periodontal disease and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). The objective of this study was to examine whether maternal periodontal disease is associated with GDM...
  12. doi request reprint Optimal timing of periodontal disease treatment for prevention of adverse pregnancy outcomes: before or during pregnancy?
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:111.e1-6. 2011
    ..Future randomized controlled trials are needed to test if treating periodontal disease in the prepregnancy period reduces the rate of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus: prevalence, risk factors, maternal and infant outcomes
    X Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Laval University, City, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 75:221-8. 2001
    ..To study prevalence, risk factors, and maternal and infant outcomes of women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint History of abortion, preterm, term birth, and risk of preeclampsia: a population-based study
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1013-8. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect of previous abortion and preterm and term birth on the incidence of preeclampsia in subsequent pregnancies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of preeclampsia and gestational hypertension on birth weight by gestational age
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 155:203-9. 2002
    ..This finding does not endorse the currently held theory that reduced uteroplacental perfusion is the unique pathophysiologic process in preeclampsia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anemia during pregnancy in a Chinese population
    X Xiong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 83:159-64. 2003
    ..To study prevalence, risk factors, and birth outcomes of women with anemia during pregnancy in a Chinese population...
  18. 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...
  19. doi request reprint Maternal dengue and pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review
    Sawyer H Pouliot
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:107-18. 2010
    ..The authors conclude that there is a risk of vertical transmission, but whether maternal dengue infection is a significant risk factor for adverse pregnancy outcomes is inconclusive. More comparative studies are needed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and pregnancy outcomes: state-of-the-science
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:605-15. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Mother-to-child transmission of Chagas' disease in North America: why don't we do more?
    Pierre Buekens
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2430, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:283-6. 2008
    ..If identified early enough after birth, the infected newborns can be treated and cured. Our objective was to review the data available in Canada, Mexico, and the United States and to discuss the need for prevention programs...
  22. pmc Increase in West Nile neuroinvasive disease after Hurricane Katrina
    Kevin A Caillouët
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL 17, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:804-7. 2008
    ..In 2006, a >2-fold increase in WNND incidence was observed in the hurricane-affected areas than in previous years...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quitting smoking during early versus late pregnancy: the risk of preeclampsia and adverse birth outcomes
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:702-7. 2009
    ..To examine the impact of women's quitting smoking during early and late pregnancy on their risk of preeclampsia and on birth outcomes...
  25. doi request reprint An international trial of antioxidants in the prevention of preeclampsia (INTAPP)
    Hairong Xu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Ste Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:239.e1-239.e10. 2010
    ..We sought to investigate whether prenatal vitamin C and E supplementation reduces the incidence of gestational hypertension (GH) and its adverse conditions among high- and low-risk women...
  26. 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...
  27. doi request reprint Tea consumption during pregnancy and the risk of pre-eclampsia
    Shu Qin Wei
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 105:123-6. 2009
    ..To examine the effects of tea consumption during pregnancy on the risk of pre-eclampsia...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of fetal position on second-stage duration and labor outcome
    Julie Senécal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Laval University
    Obstet Gynecol 105:763-72. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of fetal position on 1) second-stage labor duration and 2) indicators of maternal and neonatal morbidity...

Research Grants2

  1. Relationship between Periodontal Disease and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    Xu Xiong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improving oral health and treating periodontal disease before and during pregnancy may reduce maternal and perinatal morbidity associated with GDM and prevent type 2 diabetes after pregnancy. ..