Victoria Holt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body weight and risk of oral contraceptive failure
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:820-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of functional ovarian cyst: effects of smoking and marijuana use according to body mass index
    Victoria L Holt
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North M4 B874, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:520-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives, tubal sterilization, and functional ovarian cyst risk
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:252-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, weight, and oral contraceptive failure risk
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:46-52. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Civil protection orders and risk of subsequent police-reported violence
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 358080 MP474, Seattle, WA 98195 8080, USA
    JAMA 288:589-94. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy and the risk of antenatal hospitalization
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:55-63. 2004
  7. pmc Risk of complex and atypical endometrial hyperplasia in relation to anthropometric measures and reproductive history
    Meira Epplein
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:563-70; discussion 571-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a population-based study
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1341-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextualizing depression and physical functioning in battered women: adding vulnerability and resources to the analysis
    Paula S Nurius
    University of Washington, USA
    J Interpers Violence 18:1411-31. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioral problems among children whose mothers are abused by an intimate partner
    Mary A Kernic
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 27:1231-46. 2003

Research Grants

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Body weight and risk of oral contraceptive failure
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:820-7. 2002
    ..To examine the hypothesis that higher body weight increases the risk of oral contraceptive (OC) failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of functional ovarian cyst: effects of smoking and marijuana use according to body mass index
    Victoria L Holt
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North M4 B874, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:520-5. 2005
    ..05 (95% CI: 0.89, 4.75); BMI 20-25, OR = 1.78 (95% CI: 1.00, 3.17); and BMI >25, OR = 0.72 (95% CI: 0.36, 1.42). Study results indicate that increased BMI may attenuate the adverse effect of smoking on the risk of functional ovarian cyst...
  3. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives, tubal sterilization, and functional ovarian cyst risk
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:252-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether current contraceptive method affects functional ovarian cyst risk, with emphasis on oral contraceptives (OCs) and tubal sterilization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, weight, and oral contraceptive failure risk
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:46-52. 2005
    ..To estimate the effect of body mass index (BMI) and weight on risk of pregnancy while using oral contraceptives (OCs)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Civil protection orders and risk of subsequent police-reported violence
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 358080 MP474, Seattle, WA 98195 8080, USA
    JAMA 288:589-94. 2002
    ..Approximately 1.5 million US women experience intimate partner violence annually. Approximately 20% of these women obtain civil protection orders, but the effectiveness of such orders in preventing future violence is unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint Police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy and the risk of antenatal hospitalization
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:55-63. 2004
    ..Few studies have addressed the relationship between IPV and antenatal hospitalization. This study utilized a novel approach to examine the impact of IPV during pregnancy on antenatal hospitalization not associated with delivery...
  7. pmc Risk of complex and atypical endometrial hyperplasia in relation to anthropometric measures and reproductive history
    Meira Epplein
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:563-70; discussion 571-6. 2008
    ..Whether these risk factors predispose women to cancer simply by increasing EH incidence or continue to augment cancer risk even after EH is present is currently unknown...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a population-based study
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1341-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the prevalence of exposure to intimate partner violence during pregnancy and to determine whether such exposure is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextualizing depression and physical functioning in battered women: adding vulnerability and resources to the analysis
    Paula S Nurius
    University of Washington, USA
    J Interpers Violence 18:1411-31. 2003
    ..Given that women's physical and mental health are important aspects of assisting women with safety planning and violence cessation strategies, implications for assessment and interventions for battered women are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioral problems among children whose mothers are abused by an intimate partner
    Mary A Kernic
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 27:1231-46. 2003
    ..To determine the association between children's exposure to maternal intimate partner violence (IPV) and behavior problems as measured by the parent report version of the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following hospitalization for motor vehicle crashes in Washington State from 1989 to 2001
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:503-10. 2005
    ..9, 11.2) compared with women not in motor vehicle crashes. Pregnant women hospitalized following motor vehicle crashes are at increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, regardless of the presence or severity of injuries...
  12. pmc Physical activity, physical exertion, and miscarriage risk in women textile workers in Shanghai, China
    Eva Y Wong
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:497-505. 2010
    ..Strenuous occupational physical activity and physical demands may be risk factors for adverse reproductive outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint The reporting of pre-existing maternal medical conditions and complications of pregnancy on birth certificates and in hospital discharge data
    Mona T Lydon-Rochelle
    Department of Family Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7262, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:125-34. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of live-birth certificates and hospital discharge data that reported of pre-existing maternal medical conditions and complications of pregnancy...
  14. doi request reprint Intimate partner survivors' help-seeking and protection efforts: a person-oriented analysis
    Paula S Nurius
    University of Washington, Seattle 98105, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:539-66. 2011
    ..The authors outline service-need considerations across the subgroups and provide guidance for targeted outreach, locating IPV survivors and matching services to their needs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of reporting maternal in-hospital diagnoses and intrapartum procedures in Washington State linked birth records
    Mona T Lydon-Rochelle
    Department of Family Child Nursing, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7262, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:460-71. 2005
    ..Our data suggest that researchers conducting perinatal epidemiological studies should not rely solely on birth certificate data to detect maternal diagnoses and intrapartum procedures accurately...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of air bags on pregnancy outcomes in Washington State: 2002-2005
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:85-92. 2010
    ..To estimate whether air-bag deployment is associated with an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Male factor infertility: a twin study
    Yona K Cloonan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:229-34. 2007
    ..However, results suggest that factors unique to individual twins may play a more prominent role in male infertility than additive genetic effects or the common environment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Induction of labor in the absence of standard medical indications: incidence and correlates
    Mona T Lydon-Rochelle
    Department of Family Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7562, USA
    Med Care 45:505-12. 2007
    ..Induction of labor is an increasingly common obstetrical procedure, with approximately 20-34% of women undergoing labor induction in the United States annually...
  19. pmc Epidemiology competency development and application to training for local and regional public health practitioners
    Janet G Baseman
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:44-52. 2008
    ..However, measuring the effectiveness of competency-based epidemiology training for expanding epidemiology knowledge and skills of the public health workforce remains a challenge...
  20. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence battered women to leave their abusive relationships
    Jennifer K Koepsell
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Violence Vict 21:131-47. 2006
    ..Seeking but not receiving external support was negatively associated with leave taking...
  21. ncbi request reprint The injury severity score in pregnant trauma patients: predicting placental abruption and fetal death
    Melissa A Schiff
    School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Trauma 53:946-9. 2002
    ..The Injury Severity Score (ISS) is the national standard for injury severity assessment but has been rarely validated in the pregnant population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Resolution of depression among victims of intimate partner violence: is cessation of violence enough?
    Mary A Kernic
    The Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Violence Vict 18:115-29. 2003
    ..73, 95%CI: 0.63,0.86; and aRR = 0.65; 95%CI: 0.55,0.76; respectively). Cessation of abuse among victims of IPV is associated with a decreased prevalence of depression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Do protection orders affect the likelihood of future partner violence and injury?
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:16-21. 2003
    ..The effect of these orders on future abuse has been estimated in only a few studies, with mixed results. The objective of this study was to assess the effect of a CPO on the risk of future self-reported IPV and injury...
  24. ncbi request reprint Talipes equinovarus and maternal smoking: a population-based case-control study in Washington state
    Andrea C Skelly
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 7236, USA
    Teratology 66:91-100. 2002
    ..Its correction is often difficult and expensive. Its etiology is poorly understood and few analytic epidemiological studies have been devoted to exploring specific risk factors for TEV...
  25. ncbi request reprint Maternal and infant outcomes after injury during pregnancy in Washington State from 1989 to 1997
    Melissa A Schiff
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, School of Public Health, USA
    J Trauma 53:939-45. 2002
    ..Few population-based studies have assessed maternal and infant outcomes after nonfatal injuries occurring during pregnancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and substance use disorders as risk factors for low birth weight and preterm delivery
    Rosemary H Kelly
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:297-304. 2002
    ..We examined the associations between psychiatric and substance use diagnoses and low birth weight (LBW), very low birth weight (VLBW), and preterm delivery among all women delivering in California hospitals during 1995...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impact of police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy on birth outcomes
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:557-64. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship of police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predicting future injury among women in abusive relationships
    Marie L Crandall
    Division of Trauma and General Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Trauma 56:906-12; discussion 912. 2004
    ..In this study, we examined risk factors for IPV-related injury within 9 months of an index episode of abuse in a population of police- or court-identified victims of IPV...
  29. ncbi request reprint Academic and school health issues among children exposed to maternal intimate partner abuse
    Mary A Kernic
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:549-55. 2002
    ..To determine the association between children's exposure to maternal intimate partner violence (IPV) and academic problems and school health concerns...
  30. ncbi request reprint HIPAA transition: challenges of a multisite medical records validation study of maternally linked birth records
    Mona Lydon-Rochelle
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7262, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:35-8. 2004
    ..Researchers should anticipate increased costs and plan accordingly when budgeting for human subjects review processes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Recreational physical activity and endometrioma risk
    Preet K Dhillon
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:156-64. 2003
    ..47, 95% confidence interval: 0.18, 2.23). Activities of lower intensity, frequency, and duration were not associated with a woman's risk of endometrioma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Severity of intimate partner violence and occurrence and frequency of police calls
    Amy E Bonomi
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative and Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:1354-64. 2006
    ..Women with children at home made 32% more calls. These results delineate the level and types of IPV and other characteristics of homes that make single and repeat calls to police...
  33. ncbi request reprint Detecting small for gestational age infants: the development of a population-based reference for Washington state
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Perinatol 22:405-12. 2005
    ..5 and 7.4% using the California and national reference, respectively. The new reference may be helpful in assessing local regional data, and other areas with similar demographics, and provide more relevant clinical guidance...
  34. pmc Reproductive factors, age at maximum height, and risk of three histologic types of breast cancer
    Elisabeth F Beaber
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3427-34. 2008
    ..5-0.9) but not lobular or ductal-lobular carcinoma. Further exploration of breast cancer risk by histology is merited to understand differences in the etiology of ductal, lobular, and ductal-lobular carcinoma...
  35. pmc Endometrial hyperplasia risk in relation to recent use of oral contraceptives and hormone therapy
    Meira Epplein
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:1-7. 2009
    ..We sought to examine the relationship between recent use of oral contraceptives and hormone therapy and endometrial hyperplasia (EH) risk...
  36. pmc Shift work, hCLOCK T3111C polymorphism, and endometriosis risk
    Jennifer L Marino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epidemiology 19:477-84. 2008
    ..One such exposure may be night shift work, which has been associated with menstrual disruption and increased risk of 2 other estrogen-influenced diseases, breast cancer and adverse coronary events...
  37. ncbi request reprint Children in the crossfire: child custody determinations among couples with a history of intimate partner violence
    Mary A Kernic
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Violence Against Women 11:991-1021. 2005
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  38. ncbi request reprint Ascertainment of intimate partner violence in women seeking legal protection
    Amy E Bonomi
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:52-8. 2005
    ..We compare three questions that inquire about physical and psychological abuse to the Conflict Tactics Scale, version 2 (CTS-2) in a cohort of women seeking legal protection for IPV...
  39. ncbi request reprint Introducing domestic violence assessment in a postpartum clinical setting
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Matern Child Health J 6:195-203. 2002
    ..We assessed the utility of Rogers' model of institutional change for the implementation of a universal screening program for domestic violence in postpartum clinical settings...
  40. ncbi request reprint Conversational silence, coercion, equality: the role of language in influencing who gets identified as abused
    Amy E Bonomi
    Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:2258-66. 2006
    ..We look at the influence of language about intimate partner violence in the United States on women's interpretations of abuse, although the basic constructs presented here could be applied in other countries and settings...
  41. ncbi request reprint Police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy: who is at risk?
    Sherry Lipsky
    University of Washington Seattle, WA, USA
    Violence Vict 20:69-86. 2005
    ..Demographic, behavioral, and obstetric history risk factors are potential markers of IPV risk during pregnancy...
  42. pmc Body mass index and weight gain prior to pregnancy and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Monique M Hedderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program of Northern California, Oakland, CA 94612 2304, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:409.e1-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate obesity and rate of weight change during the 5 years before pregnancy and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a nested case-control study...
  43. ncbi request reprint Androgenicity of progestins in hormonal contraceptives and the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Monique M Hedderson
    Division of Research, The Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1062-8. 2007
    ..We examined the association between hormonal contraceptive use, categorized by the androgenicity of the progestin component, and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a nested case-control study...
  44. pmc Maternal and infant characteristics associated with prone and lateral infant sleep positioning in Washington state, 1996-2002
    Christy M McKinney
    Dallas Regional Campus, University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX 75390, USA
    J Pediatr 153:194-8, 198.e1-3. 2008
    ..To identify factors predictive of either lateral or prone infant sleep positioning...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cysts and breast cancer: results from the Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study
    Julia A Knight
    Prosserman Centre for Health Research, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, 60 Murray Street, Box 18, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5T 3L9
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:157-64. 2008
    ..Additional studies are required to determine the specific cyst type(s) responsible for the observed relationship...
  46. doi request reprint Characteristics of 2733 cases diagnosed with deformational plagiocephaly and changes in risk factors over time
    Christy M McKinney
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, Dallas Regional Campus, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:208-16. 2008
    ..To describe infant and maternal characteristics among infants with plagiocephaly and to quantify time trends in potential risk factors for plagiocephaly...

Research Grants15

  1. REPRODUCTIVE/CONTRACEPTIVE RISK FACTORS & ENDOMETRIOSIS
    Victoria Holt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Medical records and pharmacy records will be used as to supplement subject-provided diagnosis, treatment and recurrence information. ..
  2. REPRODUCTIVE/CONTRACEPTIVE RISK FACTORS & ENDOMETRIOSIS
    Victoria Holt; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  3. Reproductive and Hormonal Risk Factors for Adenomyosis
    Victoria Holt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Analyses comparing cases and controls with respect to reproductive and hormonal risk factors and their interactions with genetic polymorphisms will be conducted to address the specific aims. ..