Lisa M Bodnar

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy: deceleration of weight gain because of depression or drug?
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:986-91. 2006
  2. pmc Pre-pregnancy obesity and maternal nutritional biomarker status during pregnancy: a factor analysis
    Laura E Tomedi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:1414-8. 2013
  3. pmc Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and placental vascular pathology in a multicenter US cohort
    Alison D Gernand
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:383-8. 2013
  4. pmc The impact of exposure misclassification on associations between prepregnancy BMI and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2184-90. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Newborns of preeclamptic women show evidence of sex-specific disparity in fetal growth
    Simone A Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gend Med 9:424-35. 2012
  6. pmc An exploratory factor analysis of nutritional biomarkers associated with major depression in pregnancy
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, A742 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:1078-86. 2012
  7. pmc Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations are associated with small-for-gestational age births in white women
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nutr 140:999-1006. 2010
  8. pmc Prepregnancy body mass index, gestational weight gain, and the likelihood of major depressive disorder during pregnancy
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1290-6. 2009
  9. pmc Low prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in elderly Afro-Caribbean men
    Iva Miljkovic
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:79-84. 2011
  10. pmc Should gestational weight gain recommendations be tailored by maternal characteristics?
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:136-46. 2011

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy: deceleration of weight gain because of depression or drug?
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:986-91. 2006
  2. pmc Pre-pregnancy obesity and maternal nutritional biomarker status during pregnancy: a factor analysis
    Laura E Tomedi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:1414-8. 2013
    ..We assessed the associations between pre-pregnancy BMI and nutritional patterns of maternal micronutrient and EFA status during mid-pregnancy...
  3. pmc Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and placental vascular pathology in a multicenter US cohort
    Alison D Gernand
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:383-8. 2013
    ..Maternal vitamin D deficiency has been linked to fetal growth restriction, but the underlying mechanisms are unclear...
  4. pmc The impact of exposure misclassification on associations between prepregnancy BMI and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2184-90. 2010
    ..However, the majority of relations remained readily apparent. This analysis suggests that in this population, associations between self-reported prepregnancy BMI and pregnancy outcomes are slightly overestimated...
  5. doi request reprint Newborns of preeclamptic women show evidence of sex-specific disparity in fetal growth
    Simone A Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gend Med 9:424-35. 2012
    ..We considered that a sex-specific relationship may exist between preeclampsia and reduced fetal growth...
  6. pmc An exploratory factor analysis of nutritional biomarkers associated with major depression in pregnancy
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, A742 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:1078-86. 2012
    ..Maternal nutritional status may be a modifiable risk factor for antenatal depression. We evaluated the association between patterns in mid-pregnancy nutritional biomarkers and MDD...
  7. pmc Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations are associated with small-for-gestational age births in white women
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nutr 140:999-1006. 2010
    ..One SNP in the VDR gene among white women and 3 SNP in black women were significantly associated with SGA. Our results suggest that vitamin D has a complex relation with fetal growth that may vary by race...
  8. pmc Prepregnancy body mass index, gestational weight gain, and the likelihood of major depressive disorder during pregnancy
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1290-6. 2009
    ..We assessed the relation between prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) and the likelihood of major depressive disorder (MDD) during pregnancy and tested whether this association was modified by gestational weight gain...
  9. pmc Low prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in elderly Afro-Caribbean men
    Iva Miljkovic
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:79-84. 2011
    ..Longitudinal studies are needed to delineate the possible effects of high vitamin D levels in this population on major diseases hypothesized to be associated with vitamin D deficiency...
  10. pmc Should gestational weight gain recommendations be tailored by maternal characteristics?
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:136-46. 2011
    ..These findings do not support the tailoring of GWG guidelines on the basis of a mother's smoking status, race/ethnicity, parity, age, or height among normal-weight women...
  11. pmc Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and measures of newborn and placental weight in a U.S. multicenter cohort study
    Alison D Gernand
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:398-404. 2013
    ..Inconsistent associations between maternal vitamin D status and fetal size have been published in small studies...
  12. pmc Vitamin D may be a link to black-white disparities in adverse birth outcomes
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:273-84. 2010
    ..Understand the basic aspects of vitamin D metabolism. Become aware of recent literature linking inadequate vitamin D status and adverse pregnancy outcomes such as preeclampsia and preterm birth...
  13. pmc A pilot study of the nutritional status of opiate-using pregnant women on methadone maintenance therapy
    Laura Elizabeth Tomedi
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 47:286-95. 2012
    ..The study's limitations and implications for future research are discussed...
  14. pmc Accuracy of maternal recall of gestational weight gain 4 to 12 years after delivery
    Candace K McClure
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1047-53. 2011
    ..9) vs. recalled GWG: 1.3 (0.7, 2.3)) and excessive GWG and preterm birth (documented: 2.5 (1.4, 4.5) vs. recalled GWG: 1.5 (0.9, 2.7)). Our data suggest a varying degree of bias when using recalled GWG to study selected adverse outcomes...
  15. pmc Maternal serum folate species in early pregnancy and risk of preterm birth
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:864-71. 2010
    ..Poor maternal folate status has been associated with an increased risk of preterm birth. However, major gaps remain in our understanding of how individual folate species relate to preterm birth...
  16. pmc Severe obesity, gestational weight gain, and adverse birth outcomes
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1642-8. 2010
    ..Therefore, the committee recommended a single range, 5-9 kg at term, for all obese women...
  17. pmc Maternal 25-hydroxyvitamin d and preterm birth in twin gestations
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:91-8. 2013
    ..To assess whether there was an independent association between maternal 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations at 24-28 weeks of gestation and preterm birth in a multicenter U.S. cohort of twin pregnancies...
  18. doi request reprint Major depression and antidepressant treatment: impact on pregnancy and neonatal outcomes
    Katherine L Wisner
    Women s Behavioral HealthCARE and the Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:557-66. 2009
    ..This study examined whether 1) minor physical anomalies, 2) maternal weight gain and infant birth weight, 3) preterm birth, and 4) neonatal adaptation are affected by SSRI or depression exposure...
  19. doi request reprint The prevalence of preterm birth and season of conception
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:538-45. 2008
    ..4%). Results were similar when indicated preterm births were included. These seasonal changes may increase our insight into the role of exposures with seasonal periodicity in the pathophysiology of preterm birth...
  20. pmc Gestational weight gain, early pregnancy maternal adiposity distribution, and maternal hyperglycemia
    Laura E Tomedi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15261, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:1265-70. 2014
    ..Independent of pre-pregnancy BMI, high early pregnancy GWG and maternal subcutaneous body fat may be positively associated with maternal glucose concentrations at 24-28 weeks...
  21. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of birth trauma in the United States in 2003
    Erin K Sauber-Schatz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:116-24. 2010
    ..In conclusion, additional research is necessary to identify ways to reduce birth trauma and subsequent infant morbidity and mortality...
  22. pmc Periconceptional intake of vitamins and fetal death: a cohort study on multivitamins and folate
    Ellen A Nohr
    University of Southern Denmark, Institute of Clinical Research, Research Unit of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Odense, Denmark, Aarhus University, Department of Public Health, Section for Epidemiology, Aarhus, Denmark, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Statens Serum Institut, Department of Epidemiology, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 43:174-84. 2014
    ..Women planning to conceive are often advised to take multivitamins. Whether this affects the survival of the fetus is not known...
  23. doi request reprint Racial and seasonal differences in 25-hydroxyvitamin D detected in maternal sera frozen for over 40 years
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, A742 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Br J Nutr 101:278-84. 2009
    ..Therefore, trends could be obtained from the decades-old serum data that would be relevant in exploring vitamin D-related hypotheses in future studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and preeclampsia
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Epidemiology 15:252-3. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in gestational blood pressure
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 25:271-83. 2006
    ..To assess seasonal variability in antenatal blood pressure (BP). Methods: We studied 1919 pregnant women who contributed 21,119 antenatal BP measurements...
  26. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D assessment in population-based studies: a review of the issues
    Amy E Millen
    University at Buffalo, School of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Buffalo, NY 14214 8001, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1102S-5S. 2008
    ..The best method for assessing vitamin D status in population-based studies will depend primarily on the research question asked and the critical window of vitamin D exposure hypothesized to be most important...
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessment of vitamin D in population-based studies. Preface
    Amy E Millen
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1079S. 2008
  28. pmc Paternal race and bacterial vaginosis during the first trimester of pregnancy
    Hyagriv N Simhan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:196.e1-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the joint effects of maternal and paternal race on risk of bacterial vaginosis (BV) during the first trimester...
  29. pmc Evidence of endothelial dysfunction in preeclampsia and risk of adverse pregnancy outcome
    Robert W Powers
    Magee Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Reprod Sci 15:374-81. 2008
    ..5-13.1) in women with preeclampsia, hyperuricemia, and elevated cFN compared with normotensive women. Elevated cFN is prevalent among women with preeclampsia and identifies women at increased risk of preterm delivery and SGA...
  30. ncbi request reprint Early pregnancy lipid concentrations and spontaneous preterm birth
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:610.e1-7. 2007
    ..Women who deliver preterm infants may be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease, perhaps related to dyslipidemia...
  31. pmc Prepregnancy obesity predicts poor vitamin D status in mothers and their neonates
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nutr 137:2437-42. 2007
    ..The rise in maternal obesity highlights that maternal and newborn vitamin D deficiency will continue to be a serious public health problem until steps are taken to identify and treat low 25(OH)D...
  32. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and dyslipidemia related to risk of spontaneous preterm birth
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1312-9. 2007
    ..The results indicate that some metabolic factors together with inflammation may be related to the risk of sPTB...
  33. ncbi request reprint The risk of preeclampsia rises with increasing prepregnancy body mass index
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Magee Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:475-82. 2005
    ..To explore the dose-dependent relation between prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) and the risk of preeclampsia after adjusting for measured confounders...
  34. ncbi request reprint Have we forgotten the significance of postpartum iron deficiency?
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Magee Women s Research Institute and Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:36-44. 2005
    ..The productivity and cognitive gains made possible by improving iron nutriture support intervention. We therefore conclude that postpartum iron deficiency warrants greater attention and higher quality care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 is increased in preeclampsia but not in normotensive pregnancies with small-for-gestational-age neonates: relationship to circulating placental growth factor
    Eiji Shibata
    Magee Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, 204 Craft Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4895-903. 2005
    ..However, the latter condition occurs without maternal vascular disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint Predictors of pregnancy and postpartum haemoglobin concentrations in low-income women
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Public Health Nutr 7:701-11. 2004
    ..We identified predictors of Hb from 24 weeks' gestation until delivery and from 4 to 25 weeks postpartum...
  37. ncbi request reprint High prepregnancy BMI increases the risk of postpartum anemia
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Magee Women s Research Institute, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 204 Craft Avenue, PA 15213, USA
    Obes Res 12:941-8. 2004
    ..To assess the independent effect of prepregnancy BMI on the risk of postpartum anemia...
  38. ncbi request reprint Marginal structural models for analyzing causal effects of time-dependent treatments: an application in perinatal epidemiology
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and School of Medicine, and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:926-34. 2004
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  39. ncbi request reprint A Diet Quality Index for Pregnancy detects variation in diet and differences by sociodemographic factors
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health and Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    Public Health Nutr 5:801-9. 2002
    ..A Diet Quality Index for Pregnancy (DQI-P) was developed to reflect current nutritional recommendations for pregnancy and national dietary guidelines...
  40. ncbi request reprint Who should be screened for postpartum anemia? An evaluation of current recommendations
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524 USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:903-12. 2002
    ..However, if resources are available, universal screening should be considered in high-prevalence settings...
  41. ncbi request reprint Low income postpartum women are at risk of iron deficiency
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Nutr 132:2298-302. 2002
    ..Given that low income postpartum women bear a substantially greater iron deficiency risk than never-pregnant women, more attention should be given to preventing iron deficiency among low income women during and after pregnancy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and depression: implications for improving mental health among childbearing-aged women
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:679-85. 2005
    ..Greater attention to nutritional factors in mental health is warranted given that nutrition interventions can be inexpensive, safe, easy to administer, and generally acceptable to patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Uric acid is as important as proteinuria in identifying fetal risk in women with gestational hypertension
    James M Roberts
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hypertension 46:1263-9. 2005
    ..Hyperuricemia is at least as effective as proteinuria at identifying gestational hypertensive pregnancies at increased risk. Uric acid should be reexamined for clinical and research utility...
  44. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and triglycerides partially mediate the effect of prepregnancy body mass index on the risk of preeclampsia
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1198-206. 2005
    ..Inflammation was a more important mediator than triglycerides. These findings suggest that approximately one third of the total effect of body mass index on preeclampsia risk is mediated through inflammation and triglyceride levels...
  45. ncbi request reprint Maternal vitamin D deficiency increases the risk of preeclampsia
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, A742 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15261, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3517-22. 2007
    ..Vitamin D has direct influence on molecular pathways proposed to be important in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia, yet the vitamin D-preeclampsia relation has not been studied...
  46. ncbi request reprint Association of periconceptional multivitamin use and risk of preterm or small-for-gestational-age births
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:296-303. 2007
    ..Study results indicate lower rates of severe preterm births and extreme SGA in women who report periconceptional vitamin use, although these should be considered cautiously until replicated...
  47. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in the monthly variation of preeclampsia incidence
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:324.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess monthly patterns in preeclampsia risk separately by race/ethnicity...
  48. ncbi request reprint Pregravid body mass index is negatively associated with diet quality during pregnancy
    Barbara A Laraia
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health and Community, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:920-6. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between pregravid weight status and diet quality...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index and the occurrence of severe hypertensive disorders of pregnancy
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Epidemiology 18:234-9. 2007
    ..Prepregnancy overweight is a risk factor for mild preeclampsia and mild transient hypertension of pregnancy. Its association with severe subtypes of these disorders has received less attention...
  50. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency in black and white pregnant women residing in the northern United States and their neonates
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nutr 137:447-52. 2007
    ..Higher-dose supplementation is needed to improve maternal and neonatal vitamin D nutriture...
  51. ncbi request reprint Periconceptional multivitamin use reduces the risk of preeclampsia
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:470-7. 2006
    ..If confirmed by others, these results suggest that regular use of a multivitamin supplement in the periconceptional period may help to prevent preeclampsia, particularly among lean women...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prepregnancy body mass index, vaginal inflammation, and the racial disparity in preterm birth
    Hyagriv N Simhan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:459-66. 2006
    ..7-fold increased risk for a high level of neutrophils and a high vaginal pH measurement, while those with a body mass index of 18 had a 1.3-fold increased risk...
  53. ncbi request reprint Uric acid concentrations in early pregnancy among preeclamptic women with gestational hyperuricemia at delivery
    Robert W Powers
    Magee Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:160. 2006
    ..We investigated changes in serum uric acid across pregnancy in women with gestational hyperuricemia at delivery, with and without preeclampsia, compared with normal pregnant and women with preeclampsia without gestational hyperuricemia...
  54. ncbi request reprint What are pregnant women eating? Nutrient and food group differences by race
    Anna Maria Siega-Riz
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, and the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill 27516 3997, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:480-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify foods that contributed most to nutrient and fiber intake in a sample of pregnant women in North Carolina...
  55. ncbi request reprint Maternal nutrition and fetal growth: bias introduced because of an inappropriate statistical modeling strategy may explain null findings
    Lisa M Bodnar
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:525-6; author reply 526-7. 2004
  56. ncbi request reprint Nonglycosylated ferritin predominates in the circulation of women with preeclampsia but not intrauterine growth restriction
    Carl A Hubel
    Magee Womens Research Institute and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Chem 50:948-51. 2004
  57. ncbi request reprint Nutrient involvement in preeclampsia
    James M Roberts
    Magee Womens Research Institute and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Nutr 133:1684S-1692S. 2003
    ..Targets for nutritional investigation based on the current knowledge of pathophysiology are suggested...
  58. ncbi request reprint Effect of concurrent radiation therapy and chemotherapy on pulmonary function in patients with esophageal cancer: dose-volume histogram analysis
    Thomas J Gergel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Cancer J 8:451-60. 2002
    ..The pulmonary effects of concurrent radiation therapy and chemotherapy were studied in patients enrolled in a phase I trial for esophageal cancer...