G R Alexander

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 1994-1996 U.S. singleton birth weight percentiles for gestational age by race, Hispanic origin, and gender
    G R Alexander
    School of Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:225-31. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends and racial differences in birth weight and related survival
    G R Alexander
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:71-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the use and impact of ancillary prenatal care services to Medicaid women in managed care
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 1:139-49. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Changing pregnancy outcomes of Samoan women in Hawaii
    G Baruffi
    School of Public Health, University of Hawaii at Manoa 96822 2319, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 13:254-68. 1999
  5. pmc Discordance between LMP-based and clinically estimated gestational age: implications for research, programs, and policy
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294-2010, USA
    Public Health Rep 110:395-402. 1995
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of site of care on the content of prenatal care for low-income women
    M Kotelchuck
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Matern Child Health J 1:25-34. 1997
  7. pmc Assessing the role and effectiveness of prenatal care: history, challenges, and directions for future research
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, RPHB 320, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:306-16. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Validity of postnatal assessments of gestational age: a comparison of the method of Ballard et al. and early ultrasonography
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 166:891-5. 1992
  9. pmc Quantifying the adequacy of prenatal care: a comparison of indices
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 2010, USA
    Public Health Rep 111:408-18; discussion 419. 1996
  10. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine tobacco smoke exposure and hyaline membrane disease amongst triplets
    H M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:23-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint 1994-1996 U.S. singleton birth weight percentiles for gestational age by race, Hispanic origin, and gender
    G R Alexander
    School of Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:225-31. 1999
    ..In this study, we calculate percentiles of birth weight for gestational age for the total 1994-1996 U.S. population and contrast these percentiles by racial/ethnic and gender groups...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends and racial differences in birth weight and related survival
    G R Alexander
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:71-9. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the use and impact of ancillary prenatal care services to Medicaid women in managed care
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 1:139-49. 1997
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Changing pregnancy outcomes of Samoan women in Hawaii
    G Baruffi
    School of Public Health, University of Hawaii at Manoa 96822 2319, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 13:254-68. 1999
    ..Further studies focusing on maternal health status and psycho-social variables, including the effect of acculturation-related stress, are warranted to identify at least some of the determinants of the changes identified by this analysis...
  5. pmc Discordance between LMP-based and clinically estimated gestational age: implications for research, programs, and policy
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294-2010, USA
    Public Health Rep 110:395-402. 1995
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of site of care on the content of prenatal care for low-income women
    M Kotelchuck
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Matern Child Health J 1:25-34. 1997
    ..To assess whether site of prenatal care influences the content of prenatal care for low-income women...
  7. pmc Assessing the role and effectiveness of prenatal care: history, challenges, and directions for future research
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, RPHB 320, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:306-16. 2001
    ..In addition, the authors recommend directions for future research to address persistent questions regarding the function, structure, and significance of prenatal care in improving US perinatal outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Validity of postnatal assessments of gestational age: a comparison of the method of Ballard et al. and early ultrasonography
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 166:891-5. 1992
    ..These data indicate that, for research purposes, appreciable misclassification of preterm, postterm, and small-for-gestational-age infants will occur if gestational age is determined by the technique of Ballard et al...
  9. pmc Quantifying the adequacy of prenatal care: a comparison of indices
    G R Alexander
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 2010, USA
    Public Health Rep 111:408-18; discussion 419. 1996
    ..This investigation contrasts the way five indices classified cases into categories of prenatal care use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine tobacco smoke exposure and hyaline membrane disease amongst triplets
    H M Salihu
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:23-7. 2005
    ..85; 95% CI = 0.39-1.86), and extremely low birth weight (OR = 0.69; 95% CI = 0.30-1.58). In conclusion, among triplet neonates, smoking during pregnancy was not associated with respiratory distress syndrome...
  11. ncbi request reprint After graduation, what? An analysis of the job placements of graduates of public health maternal and child health training programs. Project of the Association of Teachers of Maternal and Child Health
    D J Petersen
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 2010, USA
    Matern Child Health J 1:121-7. 1997
    ..In 1995, the Association of Teachers of Maternal and Child Health (ATMCH) decided that information about the employment status of program graduates was essential to attempts to improve MCH curricula...
  12. ncbi request reprint Early mortality in twin pregnancies complicated by premature rupture of membranes in the United States
    Sibylle Kristensen
    Division of Geographic Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:233-8. 2004
    ..We conclude that PROM is associated with an increased level of early mortality among twins...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mode of delivery and birth outcomes of macrosomic infants
    S L Boulet
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:622-9. 2004
    ..Consequently, an optimal management strategy has yet to be defined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Birth outcomes of Asian-Indian-Americans
    G R Alexander
    University of South Florida, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 97:215-20. 2007
    ..This study examines the maternal characteristics and birth outcomes of infants of U.S. resident Asian-Indian-American (AIA) mothers and compares those to infants of U.S. resident Whites and African-American (AA) mothers...