Tim A Bruckner

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic downturns and male cesarean deliveries: a time-series test of the economic stress hypothesis
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:198. 2014
  2. doi request reprint State-level education standards for substance use prevention programs in schools: a systematic content analysis
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:467-73. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in children's emergency mental health after economic downturns
    Tim Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:334-42. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Cold ambient temperature in utero and birth outcomes in Uppsala, Sweden, 1915-1929
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:116-21. 2014
  5. pmc A test of maternal human chorionic gonadotropin during pregnancy as an adaptive filter of human gestations
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4604-10. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Intrauterine stress and male cohort quality: the case of September 11, 2001
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Soc Sci Med 76:107-14. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Voluntary psychiatric emergencies in Los Angeles County after funding of California's Mental Health Services Act
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:808-14. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Health care supply and county-level variation in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder prescription medications
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:442-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Transient cultural influences on infant mortality: Fire-Horse daughters in Japan
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:586-91. 2011
  10. pmc Positive income shocks and accidental deaths among Cherokee Indians: a natural experiment
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1083-90. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic downturns and male cesarean deliveries: a time-series test of the economic stress hypothesis
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:198. 2014
    ..We focus on male CD since the literature reports that male more than female fetuses appear sensitive to stressors in utero...
  2. doi request reprint State-level education standards for substance use prevention programs in schools: a systematic content analysis
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:467-73. 2014
    ..State-sanctioned instructional standards attempt to direct this ATOD preventive education. No existing research, however, systematically codes these standards across all grades and states. We performed such an analysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in children's emergency mental health after economic downturns
    Tim Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:334-42. 2014
    ..Economic downturns may provoke or uncover mental disorder especially among African American youth who by and large do not participate in the labor force...
  4. doi request reprint Cold ambient temperature in utero and birth outcomes in Uppsala, Sweden, 1915-1929
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:116-21. 2014
    ..We examined births from 1915 to 1929 in Uppsala, Sweden, which-unlike most societies today-experienced substandard indoor-heating and fewer amenities to provide shelter from cold...
  5. pmc A test of maternal human chorionic gonadotropin during pregnancy as an adaptive filter of human gestations
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4604-10. 2012
    ..Findings support the RFS hypothesis for the parity expectation but not for the IBI expectation. Further evidence for the RFS hypothesis among contemporary human gestations would have to invoke screening mechanisms other than hCG...
  6. doi request reprint Intrauterine stress and male cohort quality: the case of September 11, 2001
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California at Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Soc Sci Med 76:107-14. 2013
    ..Contemporary population stressors may induce male-specific culling, thereby resulting in relatively improved development among males that survive to birth...
  7. doi request reprint Voluntary psychiatric emergencies in Los Angeles County after funding of California's Mental Health Services Act
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:808-14. 2012
    ..Los Angeles County, the most populous county in California, was examined...
  8. doi request reprint Health care supply and county-level variation in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder prescription medications
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:442-9. 2012
    ..We examine, across counties in the USA, whether the use of prescription medications to treat ADHD varies positively with supply-side healthcare characteristics...
  9. doi request reprint Transient cultural influences on infant mortality: Fire-Horse daughters in Japan
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:586-91. 2011
    ..We test this hypothesis in industrialized Japan in 1966 when cultural aversion to females born in the astrological year of the Fire-Horse may have jeopardized the life of female infants...
  10. pmc Positive income shocks and accidental deaths among Cherokee Indians: a natural experiment
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1083-90. 2011
    ..We test this hypothesis directly by capitalizing on a natural experiment in which Cherokee Indians in rural North Carolina received discrete lump sum payments from a new casino...
  11. pmc The mental health workforce gap in low- and middle-income countries: a needs-based approach
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 89:184-94. 2011
    ..To estimate the shortage of mental health professionals in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)...
  12. doi request reprint Involuntary civil commitments after the implementation of California's Mental Health Services Act
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Public Health, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1006-11. 2010
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  13. pmc Male fetal loss in the U.S. following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:273. 2010
    ..We test the communal bereavement hypothesis among gravid women by examining whether male fetal deaths rose above expected levels in the US following September 11, 2001...
  14. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes in low-risk term pregnancies: do they differ by week of gestation?
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:370.e1-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to examine whether the risk of perinatal complications increases with increasing gestational age among term pregnancies...
  15. doi request reprint Increased neonatal mortality among normal-weight births beyond 41 weeks of gestation in California
    Tim A Bruckner
    Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:421.e1-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether postterm gestational age increases the risk of neonatal mortality...
  16. doi request reprint From paradox to disparity: trends in neonatal death in very low birth weight non-Hispanic black and white infants, 1989-2004
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Pediatr 155:482-7. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint The association between client characteristics and recovery in California's comprehensive community mental health programs
    Jangho Yoon
    Jangho Yoon is with the Health Management and Policy Program, School of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis Tim A Bruckner is with the Department of Public Health Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine Timothy T Brown is with the Berkeley Center for Health Technology and the Department of Health Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley
    Am J Public Health 103:e89-95. 2013
    ..We examined whether these county-level programs, known as "full service partnerships," promoted independent living arrangements (i.e., recovery) among their clients...
  18. pmc Metropolitan economic decline and infant mortality due to unintentional injury
    Tim A Bruckner
    University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94704 7360, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1797-803. 2008
    ..I discuss my findings in relation to the literature concerned with parental distraction, describe other mechanisms through which the economy may affect IMUI, and recommend further investigation...
  19. doi request reprint Income gains and very low-weight birth among low-income black mothers in California
    Tim A Bruckner
    a Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 59:141-56. 2013
    ..We discuss our findings in relation to the epidemiologic literature concerned with ambient events during pregnancy and recommend further investigation. ..